SOCCER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SOCCER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Wozniacki sails into Pan Pacific quarterfinals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58430690-77/chivas-fifa-watches-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58430690-77/chivas-fifa-watches-soccer.html.csp">Wozniacki sails into Pan Pacific quarterfinals</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:21.317-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">TENNIS • Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark rallied from a set down to beat qualifier Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo. The U.S. Open finalist broke Gajdosova three times in the third set at Ariake Coliseum and won with a crosscourt backhand. She will take on eighth-seed Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain in Friday’s quarterfinals. Suarez Navarro defeated Daria Gavrilova of Russia 7-6 (5), 6-3. Also, Garbi...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58430690@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT Friday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58430986-77/sports-fox-nascar-practice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58430986-77/sports-fox-nascar-practice.html.csp">Friday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:21.244-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto racing • Formula One, practice for Singapore Grand Prix, 7:30 a.m., NBCSN • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for SYLVANIA 300, at Loudon, N.H., 10 a.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for UNOH 175, at Loudon, N.H., 11:30 a.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Truck Series, final practice for UNOH 175, at Loudon, N.H., 1 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for SYLVANIA 300, at Loudon, N.H., 2:30 p.m., Fox Sports 1 • NASCAR, Nationwide Series, final practice f...</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> 58430986@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT New facilities at Brighton, A.F. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58429187-52/soccer-brighton-team-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58429187-52/soccer-brighton-team-american.html.csp">New facilities at Brighton, A.F.</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:22.2-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New facilities are always a plus for high school athletic programs. That’s why there are a lot of smiles these days at Brighton and American Fork. Brighton is utilizing its new state-of-the-art weight room in the Bengal Building on campus and the school has also opened a new track for teams and community runners. Construction is underway on one of the only soccer stadiums for a high school team. According to Canyons School District spokesman Jeff Haney, the soccer stadium will not be ready in ti...</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> 58429187@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:22 MDT Prep girls’ soccer: Diabetes can’t slow down Darts star http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58398906-190/dunn-ireland-diabetes-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58398906-190/dunn-ireland-diabetes-game.html.csp">Prep girls’ soccer: Diabetes can’t slow down Darts star</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="2014-09-13T23:43:27.173-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kaysville • As a young girl, Davis High soccer star Ireland Dunn knew something was wrong. She had to use the bathroom every 20 minutes or so. Her throat was dry and she often felt tired and hot, none of which made playing her favorite sport easy. “When she was just 10 years old, she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes,” explained Ireland’s father Rick. “Her life, as she knew it, would never be the same with doctor visits, blood sampling and countless needles on a daily basis, along with emotiona...</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> 58398906@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:27 MDT Aggies volleyball team hopes to 'blue out' Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58424645-55/aggies-team-utah-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58424645-55/aggies-team-utah-soccer.html.csp">Aggies volleyball team hopes to 'blue out' Utes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T11:06:03.064-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 11:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies are calling for a few 'Blue Outs,' this week with some key match ups against Utah on tap. The volleyball team hosts Utah at 7 p.m. at the Wayne Estes Center and the soccer team hosts Utah Friday at 4 p.m. at the Chuck and Gloria Bell Soccer Field. In volleyball, Utah leads the series 43-25 and has won the last two meetings, both on USU's home turf. The Aggies are 4-5 this year while the Utes are 9-0. The Aggies soccer team is 3-2-1 and is coming off a 1-1 double overtime decision wit...</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> 58424645@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:06:03 MDT Real Salt Lake: Age isn’t slowing down Javier Morales http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58421736-77/morales-rsl-argentina-age.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58421736-77/morales-rsl-argentina-age.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Age isn’t slowing down Javier Morales</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:53.061-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • The backyard was small, but for the young Javier Morales it was big enough. There, in the Lomas de Zamora area of Buenos Aires, the Real Salt Lake midfielder would stand over the ball, size up the lines painted on the opposite wall that formed the dimensions of a goal, then line up shot after shot, dreaming the dream of soccer-crazed youngsters all over Argentina. “It was small,” Morales grinned, “but that works.” Javier Morales has never needed a lot of room to work in, which is a big p...</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> 58421736@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:53 MDT Basketball is Utah’s most popular prep sport http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58364569-52/basketball-track-cross-followed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58364569-52/basketball-track-cross-followed.html.csp">Basketball is Utah’s most popular prep sport</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T17:16:31.961-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 05:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While more Utah schools play basketball than any other sport, more boys play football and girls participate in track. The Utah High School Activities Association released its 10 most popular boys and girls sports by participation and by school at its recent Board of Trustees meeting in Midvale. On the boys side, there are 132 teams playing basketball were followed by track, cross country, baseball, golf, wrestling, football, soccer, tennis and swimming. As far as boys participation, there are 8,...</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> 58364569@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:16:31 MDT Prep notes: Bingham football represents Utah well http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58380947-190/football-utah-bingham-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58380947-190/football-utah-bingham-game.html.csp">Prep notes: Bingham football represents Utah well</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="2014-09-07T00:11:58.594-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 12:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Bingham football team’s 16-game win streak ended in overtime Friday, but the Miners certainly don’t have to be ashamed of losing. They took Las Vegas’ Bishop Gorman High, USA Today’s top-ranked prep team in the nation, to overtime, dropping a 23-20 decision when the Gaels recovered a fumble as Bingham was trying to drive for the winning touchdown. Stars for Bingham included Cameron Smith, who ran for a 45-yard score and caught a 5-yard pass from Kyle Gearig. Kicker Chayden Christensen hit f...</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> 58380947@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 00:11:58 MDT What are a prep athlete’s scholarship chances? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58393525-52/percent-scholarships-players-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58393525-52/percent-scholarships-players-football.html.csp">What are a prep athlete’s scholarship chances?</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="2014-09-09T22:38:50.822-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Only a lucky few Utah high school athletes get scholarships to play at the next level. More boys received scholarships for playing football than any other sport. According to Utah High School Activities Association statistics on 2014 graduating seniors, 33 of the 2,332 who participated in football earned Division I scholarships, while 85 other students earned scholarships to smaller schools. The best percentage for girls was percent 12.7 percent for soccer, with 105 of the 822 participants earni...</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> 58393525@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT Women’s soccer: Elmer sisters’ skill gives Utah edge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58404527-89/mikayla-mariah-utes-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58404527-89/mikayla-mariah-utes-utah.html.csp">Women’s soccer: Elmer sisters’ skill gives Utah edge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:28:45.3-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s the vision the Utah soccer team has: In a heated tie game some day in the future, Mikayla Elmer will be dribbling toward the opposing goal. She’ll be looking for a target, and she’ll find one. Her sister, Mariah Elmer, will be streaking toward the box, put her head on Mikayla’s cross, and score. That’s the vision. Reality is still catching up to the two Utah newcomers, who have so far one assist between them in five games. But the Utes (4-0-1) feel that someday, the sisters who hail from ...</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> 58404527@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:45 MDT USA basketball: Mike Krzyzewski says basketball World Cup is a big deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58399842-77/basketball-cup-event-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58399842-77/basketball-cup-event-soccer.html.csp">USA basketball: Mike Krzyzewski says basketball World Cup is a big deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Mahoney</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:32:58.279-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Barcelona, Spain • The name was changed to sound more like soccer. The date was changed to get away from soccer. Basketball’s World Cup, of course, will never be soccer’s. The question is whether it’s as important as the Olympic basketball tournament, which has always been more popular in the United States. “To the basketball people of the world, this is the event,” U.S. coach Mike Krzyzewski said earlier in the tournament. “Remember, the Olympics is every sport, so you’ve got a bunch of people ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583998422014-09-10T22:32:58.279-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T22:32:58.279-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399842@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:32:58 MDT Soccer standout Rose nominated for award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58374906-55/award-nominated-rose-senior.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58374906-55/award-nominated-rose-senior.html.csp">Soccer standout Rose nominated for award</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T14:31:02.127-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 02:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State soccer player Taryn Rose has been nominated for the Senior CLASS Award, joining former Aggies Lindsey Smart (2009), Chandra Salmon-Christensen (2011) and Natalie Norris (2012) in being nominated for the award, which recognizes senior student-athletes who excel in the community, classroom, character and competition. Rose has started every match since her freshman season, a streak of 69 straight starts. She is tied for the team lead in goals with two and earned academy all-Mountain West...</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> 58374906@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:31:02 MDT Soccer: U.S. shuts out Czechs 1-0 in friendly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58370313-77/cup-americans-goal-goalkeeper.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58370313-77/cup-americans-goal-goalkeeper.html.csp">Soccer: U.S. shuts out Czechs 1-0 in friendly</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:51:04.027-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Alejandro Bedoya scored in the 39th minute, and a youthful U.S. soccer team started the four-year cycle of preparation for the 2018 World Cup with a 1-0 win over the Czech Republic in Prague on Wednesday night. Three players made their U.S. debuts, with 21-year-old forward Joe Gyau playing the entire match, 23-year-old defender Greg Garza entering in the 63rd and 18-year-old midfielder Emerson Hyndman coming in four minutes later. Hyndman, a grandson of former FC Dallas coach Schellas Hyndman, m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583703132014-09-03T22:51:04.027-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T22:51:04.027-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58370313@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:51:04 MDT Real Salt Lake: Fairpark, RSL inching toward minor-league stadium agreement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58365499-77/hansen-lake-salt-stadium.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58365499-77/hansen-lake-salt-stadium.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Fairpark, RSL inching toward minor-league stadium agreement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T17:16:31.919-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 05:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s looking more and more likely that Salt Lake City will soon get a soccer stadium. The Utah State Fairpark announced Tuesday that its chair and vice chair will seek approval from the Fairpark’s board to begin negotiations with Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen for an 8,000-seat stadium to be the home of RSL’s minor league team starting in 2016. Fairpark executive director Michael Steele said in order for proposal to move forward, the 14-member board must give a unanimous green light when 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> 58365499@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:16:31 MDT Women’s soccer: BYU falls 2-1 to Baylor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58361868-77/byu-baylor-2-1-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58361868-77/byu-baylor-2-1-cougars.html.csp">Women’s soccer: BYU falls 2-1 to Baylor</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T17:16:32.09-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 05:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • BYU’s nationally ranked women’s soccer team will not go undefeated this season. The No. 21-ranked Cougars were surprised 2-1 by unranked Baylor on Monday afternoon in front of more than 4,500 fans at South Field. BYU falls to 1-1-2 with a loss that snapped its seven-match home undefeated streak just three days after knocking off Tennessee 1-0 on the road. The Bears (4-2) fell 2-1 at Utah Valley on Friday, but made the most of their limited opportunities against the Cougars. Baylor took a...</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> 58361868@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:16:32 MDT Soccer: Utahns Bogus, Reed prep for NWSL title match http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58354988-77/bogus-reed-league-nwsl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58354988-77/bogus-reed-league-nwsl.html.csp">Soccer: Utahns Bogus, Reed prep for NWSL title match</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Christopher Kamrani The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:32.753-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">That familiar ding of an email woke Elli Reed one morning while back home in Park City. Still a bit starry-eyed, she grabbed her phone and read the news that every U.S.-based female professional soccer player eventually read. The Women’s Professional Soccer league was folding. The Park City High School product and former University of Portland star grabbed a soccer ball went to the nearest soccer field and starting practicing on her own. “I was just trying to play,” Reed said. “I remember that d...</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> 58354988@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:32 MDT Stansbury soccer player recognized http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58334479-52/soccer-stansbury-didericksen-maxpreps.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58334479-52/soccer-stansbury-didericksen-maxpreps.html.csp">Stansbury soccer player recognized</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:17.088-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While Stansbury’s girls’ soccer team has had mixed results so far this year, junior Michaela Didericksen is making quite a name for herself. The Stallion star was recently named one of five prep girl soccer players of the week by CBS MaxPreps/NSCAA. Stansbury is 2-2 on the season. During those four games, Didericksen has scored eight goals and recorded five assists for 21 total points. – Tom Wharton</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> 58334479@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:17 MDT Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345539-77/soccer-lawsuit-players-ncaa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345539-77/soccer-lawsuit-players-ncaa.html.csp">Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.321-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport’s governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules. A group of soccer parents and players filed the lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco. Lawyers representing the parents and players are asking a judge to grant the lawsuit class-action status on behalf of thousands of current and former soccer players who competed for teams gove...</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> 58345539@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Aggies' soccer team loses opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58328323-55/.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58328323-55/.html.csp">Aggies' soccer team loses opener</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T05:38:04.113-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 05:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies' soccer team lost its opener Friday with the No. 23 Arkansas Razorbacks taking a 3-1 win over the Aggies. It marked the Aggies' first loss in a season opener since losing to Idaho State 2-1 in 2009. Alexandra Fischer scored the first goal for the Aggies in the 11th minute before the Razorbacks scored three unanswered goals. "We never had all 11 players on the same page," USU coach Heather Cairns said. "We are still trying to figure out our rotations and our combinations and you can't ...</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> 58328323@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 05:38:04 MDT Prep girls’ soccer: Skyline’s Hillary Weixler ready for her last shot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58301872-190/weixler-team-season-skyline.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58301872-190/weixler-team-season-skyline.html.csp">Prep girls’ soccer: Skyline’s Hillary Weixler ready for her last shot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T23:00:02.705-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s a dream every young athlete envisions — the clock running down, the title on the line, the outcome in your hands — and the closest of margins separating the champion from the runner-up. “One play makes the difference,” said Skyline senior Hillary Weixler. And who would know better than her? This past spring, the Eagles’ girls’ basketball team — on which Weixler is the starting center — lost in the 4A title game, 42-40 to Springville, after missing a pair of free throws in the game’s final m...</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> 58301872@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:00:02 MDT