VICTORY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VICTORY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: West rolls Cyprus 42-14 in school's 1,000th game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408888-77/game-cyprus-west-victory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408888-77/game-cyprus-west-victory.html.csp">Prep football: West rolls Cyprus 42-14 in school's 1,000th game</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="2014-09-12T23:21:16.393-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Magna • West had done it 999 times before on grass fields under stadium lights around Utah, 21 times for a state championship title. As the chill of an autumn breeze moved though Cyprus’ home field and the clock ticked down to zero, the 1,000th time West played a football game in 124 years was a victory. West defeated Cyprus on Friday night 42-14, the first win of the Panthers’ season coming on the shoulders of running back Landon Tapusoa and the fateful bounces of a host of Cyprus fumbles. 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58408888@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:21:16 MDT Basketball: U.S. steam rolls Lithuania to reach World Cup final http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58404169-77/spain-americans-game-harden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58404169-77/spain-americans-game-harden.html.csp">Basketball: U.S. steam rolls Lithuania to reach World Cup final</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="2014-09-11T23:28:45.826-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Barcelona, Spain • Madrid awaits. Spain doesn’t. The gold-medal matchup seemingly everyone wanted in the Basketball World Cup — maybe even some U.S. players — won’t be happening. The Spanish were upset in the quarterfinals, ending the predicted No. 1 vs. No. 2 game Sunday on Spain’s home court. “I think that’s one of the reasons why we came over here, was to play them,” U.S. guard Derrick Rose said. “Too bad we’re not playing them and hopefully we go out there in our next game and play hard and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584041692014-09-11T23:28:45.826-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T23:28:45.826-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58404169@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:45 MDT This Date In Baseball http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58388314-77/hit-hitter-runs-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58388314-77/hit-hitter-runs-game.html.csp">This Date In Baseball</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T16:05:01.117-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sept. 9 1914 — George Davis of the Boston Braves pitched a 7-0 no-hitter against the Philadelphia Phillies in the second game of a doubleheader. Davis’ no-hitter was the first thrown at Fenway Park, home of the Red Sox. 1922 — Baby Doll Jacobson hit three triples to lead the St. Louis Browns to a 16-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers. 1936 — The New York Yankees clinched their eighth American League pennant with a doubleheader sweep of the Cleveland Indians, 11-3 and 12-9. The Yankees finished 19...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583883142014-09-09T16:05:01.117-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T16:05:01.117-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388314@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:05:01 MDT Pac-12 football: Arizona holds off UT-San Antonio on the road http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58376505-77/yards-arizona-jones-antonio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58376505-77/yards-arizona-jones-antonio.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Arizona holds off UT-San Antonio on the road</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:52.295-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Antonio • Nick Wilson ran for 172 yards on 29 carries and scored the go-ahead touchdown in Arizona’s 26-23 victory over Texas-San Antonio on Thursday night. Cayleb Jones had an 85-yard scoring reception for Arizona on the first play from scrimmage, and redshirt freshman Anu Solomon was 17 of 32 for 231 yards after throwing for 425 yards and four touchdowns last week in the Wildcats’ opening victory over UNLV. Wilson’s 2-yard touchdown run gave Arizona a 20-16 lead with 26 seconds left in the...</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> 58376505@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:52 MDT Prep football: Olympus 10, Cottonwood 6 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328055-190/henderson-defense-game-olympus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58328055-190/henderson-defense-game-olympus.html.csp">Prep football: Olympus 10, Cottonwood 6</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alex Markham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:19.287-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Olympus Titans and Cottonwood Colts kicked off the 2014 season in weather that was not conducive to passing, but that was just fine for the Titans, as they road their new workhorse, JoJo Henderson, to a 10-6 season-opening victory against a stout defense. “I’ll tell you — my goodness, JoJo Henderson, he’s a special athlete,” said Olympus coach Aaron Whitehead. “That’s a kid that, I know he’s kind of on the radar of some schools. Get this film out because going up against a defense like we ju...</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> 58328055@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:19 MDT Tsonga, Radwanska win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282458-77/seeded-radwanska-williams-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282458-77/seeded-radwanska-williams-cup.html.csp">Tsonga, Radwanska win</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T23:03:01.696-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the Rogers Cup on Sunday in Toronto, beating second-seeded Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6 (3) for his fourth straight victory over a higher-seeded opponent. The 13th-seeded Frenchman won his first ATP Tour title of the season and 11th overall. He beat top-ranked Novak Djokovic on Thursday, eighth-seeded Andy Murray on Friday and seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday. Tsonga improved to 5-11 against Federer, who dropped to 2-5 in finals this season. The Swiss star made severa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582824582014-08-10T23:03:01.696-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T23:03:01.696-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58282458@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 23:03:01 MDT NASCAR: Tony Stewart ready to heat up at Watkins Glen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279700-77/stewart-glen-race-watkins.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279700-77/stewart-glen-race-watkins.html.csp">NASCAR: Tony Stewart ready to heat up at Watkins Glen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN KEKIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:31:46.081-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Watkins Glen, N.Y. • Tony Stewart didn’t compete at Watkins Glen International last year, breaking his leg in a sprint car accident in Iowa just days before the Sprint Cup race at a track he’d dominated for a decade. Stewart broke two bones in his right leg and was sidelined for the remainder of the season as his streak of consecutive starts in Cup ended at 521. “I still deal with pain every day, but that’s something that’s not even going to probably go away by the end of the year,” Stewart said...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582797002014-08-09T23:31:46.081-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T23:31:46.081-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279700@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:31:46 MDT Wyoming Downs: Wilmas Alright Now breezes to victory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227963-77/alright-wilmas-downs-wyoming.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227963-77/alright-wilmas-downs-wyoming.html.csp">Wyoming Downs: Wilmas Alright Now breezes to victory</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T17:08:32.525-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 05:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Evanston, Wyo. • Wilmas Alright Now surged to the lead shortly after the start and raced to an overpowering victory Saturday in the $30,650 Gary Waite 89-and-Under Stakes at Wyoming Downs. Ridden by jockey Tyson Lusk, Wilmas Alright Now covered the 400 yards in a sizzling 19.566 seconds and defeated 2-to-1 betting favorite GL Give Me a Sign by 11/4 lengths. Trained by Michael Monson, Wilmas Alright has now won five of nine starts. The winner’s share of $13,794 bumped the three-year-old’s career...</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> 58227963@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 17:08:32 MDT Tour de France: Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on victory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221763-77/stage-nibali-tour-france.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221763-77/stage-nibali-tour-france.html.csp">Tour de France: Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on victory</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAMEY KEATEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:47:14.003-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Argeles-Gazost, France • Vincenzo Nibali crushed everyone on the last mountain leg of the Tour de France on Thursday, all but ensuring he will be crowned champion when the race ends in Paris in three days. On the big, final climb of Stage 18, the Italian broke out of the peloton, chased down breakaway riders, and rode solo in front for the last eight kilometers (five miles) uphill. Nibali, who captured his fourth stage of the Tour, stuck out his tongue, tapped his chest, and raised a fist skywar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582217632014-07-24T22:47:14.003-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T22:47:14.003-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58221763@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:47:14 MDT