VICTORY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VICTORY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) State colleges: No. 11 BYU sweeps Portland in women’s volleyball http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58462856-77/byu-kills-state-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58462856-77/byu-kills-state-women.html.csp">State colleges: No. 11 BYU sweeps Portland in women’s volleyball</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-27T23:36:12.725-06:00">Updated Sep 27, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Senior Jennifer Hamson was the Cougar to watch in No. 11 BYU’s three-set takedown of the Portland Pilots (25-16, 25-22, 25-21) in Saturday’s Smith Fieldhouse showdown. Hamson finished with a team-high 15 kills. “We had too many random errors tonight,” BYU head coach Shawn Olmstead said. “But you learn from it, take the win and get ready for the next match.” Setter Camry Godfrey Willardson had 31 assists, four kills and seven digs. Alexa Gray added 12 kills of her own and Ciara Parker l...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58462856@www.sltrib.com Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:36:12 MDT Girls’ soccer: Skyline gets revenge in win over Timpanogos http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58457318-190/timpanogos-gordan-skyline-goal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58457318-190/timpanogos-gordan-skyline-goal.html.csp">Girls’ soccer: Skyline gets revenge in win over Timpanogos</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ben Raskin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T09:57:53.913-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 09:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In a Region 7 showdown between the top two squads, Skyline’s Rachel Gordan knew they were facing a dangerous team. The defending 4A champions had already lost to Timpanogos on Aug. 26, but Gordan and company were able to hold on for a 2-1 victory to even the slate for the season. Skyline was able to strike first in the 48th minute. Holly Daugirda drove hard to the corner and sent a cross that Emma Heyn drove to the left edge of the net. Gordan said Heyn had been working hard since returning with...</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> 58457318@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:57:53 MDT Pac-12 football notes: Arizona, Cal try to move on from ‘Hill Mary’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58447072-77/arizona-game-cal-hill.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58447072-77/arizona-game-cal-hill.html.csp">Pac-12 football notes: Arizona, Cal try to move on from ‘Hill Mary’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T23:28:57.955-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After last Saturday’s wild finish, Arizona is happy to have more time to celebrate and California is glad to be playing again soon. Arizona rallied for an improbable 49-45 victory in Tucson by scoring 36 points in the fourth quarter, ending with a play that will remembered in Wildcat lore as the “Hill Mary” — Austin Hill’s catch of Anu Solomon’s desperation pass for a 47-yard touchdown. Coaches always talk about moving on from the previous game after 24 hours, but Arizona’s Rich Rodriguez gran...</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> 58447072@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:28:57 MDT 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. 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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