RANKINGS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RANKINGS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tribune power rankings: Prep softball, baseball http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57777418-190/region-class-rankings-juan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57777418-190/region-class-rankings-juan.html.csp">Tribune power rankings: Prep softball, baseball</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T19:53:51.347-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 07:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Class 5A 1. Layton • The Lancers have set themselves apart as the cream of the Class 5A crop 2. Alta • Karsten Williams is leading the defending champion Hawks 3. Lehi • The Pioneers are off to a sizzling start in Region 4 4. Riverton • The Silverwolves will keep the pressure on Lehi 5. West • The Panthers’ youth is leading to a program turnaround Class 4A 1. Box Elder • The Bees still haven’t lost to a Class 4A team 2. East • Sophomore Michelle Thomas has become one of the best pitchers in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57777418@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 19:53:51 MDT BYU has the hottest and smartest students in America http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/57764484-226/byu-smart-students-university.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/57764484-226/byu-smart-students-university.html.csp">BYU has the hottest and smartest students in America</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T12:10:01.964-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Yet again, the hottest and smartest people are going to Brigham Young University. That’s according to new rankings published by Forbes and based on data compiled by Niche. Forbes included several quotes with the their rankings of “colleges where students are both hot and smart,” including this one: “Mormons are attractive. I don’t know why, but they are. And smart. Everyone is hot and smart here and it’s crazy! They can come off as a little judgmental, but most of them aren’t, they just seem li...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57764484@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:10:01 MDT Garfield County jumps in Utah health rankings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57740321-78/health-county-garfield-counties.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57740321-78/health-county-garfield-counties.html.csp">Garfield County jumps in Utah health rankings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T21:15:44.07-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 09:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Garfield County has joined the ranks of Utah’s healthiest counties — a distinction that may show how modest improvements to medical resources can make a difference in the health of rural Utahns. Despite being one of Utah’s most remote counties, with the second-highest unemployment rate, third-lowest median household income and relatively low access to doctors, Garfield cracked the top five counties in Utah for health outcomes, bonking Davis and Summit counties farther down the list in the fifth...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57740321@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:15:44 MDT Salt Lake City only average for starting a small business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664778-79/business-wallethub-cities-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664778-79/business-wallethub-cities-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake City only average for starting a small business</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T12:56:18.368-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 12:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Despite a booming economy in Utah and low unemployment rates, when it comes to starting a small business, Salt Lake City is far behind a lot of other metropolitan areas, according to a new study from financial website, WalletHub. In their newest ranking of the best cities to start a business, Salt Lake City was ranked 70th out of 150 cities. No. 1 was Jacksonville, Fla., while Newark, N.J. was last. The rankings were based on 14 metrics, including access to financing, cost of office space, corpo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57664778@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:56:18 MDT Tribune Power Rankings: 5A, 4A boys’ girls’ basketball http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57582373-190/region-rankings-basketball-power.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57582373-190/region-rankings-basketball-power.html.csp">Tribune Power Rankings: 5A, 4A boys’ girls’ basketball</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T21:40:28.268-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 09:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boys 5A 1. Davis - One more game to cap a perfect run through Region 1 2. Lone Peak - T.J. Haws and Frank Jackson will make the Knights tough to beat in the state tournament 3. Alta - Bounced back from first in-state slip-up 4. Pleasant Grove - It’s been years since the Vikings were legitimate state title contenders 5. Taylorsville - Played in 5A’s worst region, so the Warriors still have much to prove 4A 1. Bountiful - The Braves will be the favorites in the 4A tournament 2. Roy - The Roya...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57582373@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 21:40:28 MDT