REGION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REGION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Skyline 62, Murray 42 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58433939-190/skyline-murray-yard-region.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58433939-190/skyline-murray-yard-region.html.csp">Prep football: Skyline 62, Murray 42</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:56.665-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Skyline’s mascot is the Eagle, but on Friday night against Murray, the team looked a lot more like Ducks. Oregon Ducks. Skyline used a blistering tempo to run Region 7 rival Murray right out of the stadium, rolling for an easy 62-42 victory. Quarterback Braxton Chipman announced Skyline’s quick intentions from the very first series, leading the Eagles on a six play, 75-yard scoring drive with passes of 7, 25, 19 and finally a 37-yard dart to Riley Sharp for the score. Skyline consistently h...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58433939@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:56 MDT Ukraine’s president visits embattled city of Mariupol http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390115-68/ukraine-fire-mariupol-cease.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390115-68/ukraine-fire-mariupol-cease.html.csp">Ukraine’s president visits embattled city of Mariupol</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER LEONARD </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and LAURA MILLS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T19:42:34.287-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mariupol, Ukraine • Ukraine’s president made a surprise trip Monday to a government stronghold in the turbulent southeast, delivering a fiery speech to hundreds of workers in hard hats in a dramatic show of Kiev’s strength in the region. “This city was, is, and will be Ukrainian!” President Petro Poroshenko told metal plant workers in the embattled coastal city of Mariupol. Poroshenko’s trip to the strategic port, just days after it faced sustained rebel fire, underscored that Kiev is unlikely ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583901152014-09-08T19:42:34.287-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T19:42:34.287-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58390115@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:42:34 MDT Some Christians arm as Mideast perils mount http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377766-68/christians-syria-christian-iraq.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377766-68/christians-syria-christian-iraq.html.csp">Some Christians arm as Mideast perils mount</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BASSEM MROUE and ZEINA KARAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T08:55:02.39-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 08:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">QAA, Lebanon • Every day around sunset, dozens of residents of this small Lebanese Christian village on the border carry their automatic rifles and deploy on surrounding hills, taking up positions and laying ambushes in case Muslim extremists from neighboring Syria attack. “We all know that if they come, they will slit our throats for no reason,” said one villager as he drove through the streets of Qaa, an assault rifle resting next to him. For months, Lebanese Christians have watched with dread...</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> 58377766@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:55:02 MDT S. Korea tops Chicago for title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332078-77/chicago-korea-south-hwang.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332078-77/chicago-korea-south-hwang.html.csp">S. Korea tops Chicago for title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RUSTY MILLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T22:46:12.609-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Williamsport, Pa. • In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series, outfielder Don Wan Sin realized how he wanted to celebrate. “I want to go to the Blue House — the White House of Korea — and meet the President,” Sin said, breaking up his teammates. Just maybe Sin, who scored twice and hit a solo homer, will indeed get his wish to meet Park Geun-hye. He’s famous back in his homeland — along with all of his teammates. Jae Yeong Hwang drove in two runs and combin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583320782014-08-24T22:46:12.609-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T22:46:12.609-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300920@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Region 6 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300883-190/team-state-key-region.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300883-190/team-state-key-region.html.csp">Prep football: Region 6 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.204-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Region 6 — Bountiful Braves A coach doesn’t get a field named after him and stay around for 30 years at one school without experiencing some success. But that’s what has happened to veteran Bountiful head man Larry Wall. It’s a rare year when his Braves aren’t in the thick of a hunt for a state or region title despite playing one of the state’s most difficult schedules year in and year out. “We are going to be a typical Bountiful team,” Wall said as he prepared for the 2014 season. “I am opt...</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> 58300883@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Region 7 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300954-190/players-senior-season-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300954-190/players-senior-season-coach.html.csp">Prep football: Region 7 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.128-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Corner Canyon Chargers Corner Canyon can look back on its inaugural season as an unqualified success. The Chargers were co-Region 7 champions (along with Orem and Olympus), despite suiting up only nine seniors — only four of whom actually received playing time. Rather than looking back, though, Corner Canyon is looking ahead. This season, the Chargers will feature 51 seniors and return 20 of 22 starters. Back from season-ending injuries are two players coach Donald Eck said will be essential to...</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> 58300954@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football preview: Clearfield Falcons http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58199204-190/dyson-clearfield-players-biggest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58199204-190/dyson-clearfield-players-biggest.html.csp">Prep football preview: Clearfield Falcons</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:16:18.59-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Clearfield Falcons Clearfield alum and former NFL and Utah star Andre Dyson seems to be starting from scratch as he takes over the struggling Falcon program. The Davis County school was once a top program in the 1990s, winning the 4A state title in 1992 and being relevant when Dyson and his brother Kevi...</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> 58199204@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:18 MDT Prep football: Region 1 team previews http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300394-190/region-coach-ago-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300394-190/region-coach-ago-team.html.csp">Prep football: Region 1 team previews</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.367-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Davis Darts Consistency was thrown for a loop in mid-July. The face of one of the more successful high school football programs in Utah moved on after 13 years at the helm and 88 career coaching wins at Davis High School when Ryan Bishop stepped down to take a job as an associate director with the Utah High School Activities Association. It didn’t take long for Tyler Gladwell to shake hands and accept the reins to succeed his coach and friend leading the Darts’ football program. The former Davi...</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> 58300394@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Region 2 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300672-190/coach-team-football-region.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300672-190/coach-team-football-region.html.csp">Prep football: Region 2 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.321-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cottonwood Colts After a highly successful career as football coach at what was then Dixie College, Greg Croshaw moved back to the high school ranks two years ago when he took over a Cottonwood program with strong players that was struggling with controversy. The veteran coach has found the change different but enjoyable as he enters his third season. “Coaching is great fun,” he said. “That’s what I do. It’s a whole new set of circumstances. I was successful at Dixie because when I needed a ru...</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> 58300672@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT NFL: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256015-77/buffalo-bills-bon-jovi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256015-77/buffalo-bills-bon-jovi.html.csp">NFL: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN WAWROW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canton, Ohio • Jon Bon Jovi is hoping he’s written a hit with Buffalo Bills fans in a bid to stem concerns of whether his prospective ownership group plans to buy and potentially relocate the franchise to Toronto. In a letter published by the Buffalo News on Sunday, Bon Jovi wrote that it’s his ownership group’s objective “to make the Bills successful in Buffalo.” The letter, titled “Why We’re Bidding on the Buffalo Bills,” marks the first time the New Jersey rocker has publicly discussed his p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582560152014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58256015@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 23:02:18 MDT Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224946-68/french-plane-burkina-faso.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224946-68/french-plane-burkina-faso.html.csp">Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ELAINE GANLEY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and SYLVIE CORBET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T20:24:36.086-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 08:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • Aviation experts, criminal investigators and soldiers began converging Friday on an isolated patch of restive Mali to search for clues that might explain why an Air Algerie jetliner fell from the sky in a storm and apparently disintegrated on impact. French authorities said the catastrophe was probably the result of extreme bad weather, but they refused to exclude other possibilities, like terrorism, without a full investigation. All 118 people aboard the plane were killed. The loss of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582249462014-07-25T20:24:36.086-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T20:24:36.086-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224946@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:24:36 MDT