Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Backup QB Olsen leaves BYU
First Published Jan 21 2014 05:15 pm • Last Updated Mar 24 2014 11:35 pm

college football • A BYU football spokesperson confirmed Tuesday that sophomore quarterback Ammon Olsen, who backed up starter Taysom Hill the entire 2013 season, has left the program.

Olsen is transferring to Southern Utah University, which is where the former Alta High quarterback began his college career.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

Olsen transferred from SUU to BYU after an LDS Church mission to Mexico City in 2010-11. The 6-foot-3, 209-pounder is transferring because he wants the opportunity to play more

RSL signs player, picks two in draft

soccer • Real Salt Lake has signed English midfielder Luke Mulholland, the team announced Tuesday. RSL also on Tuesday selected two players in the final rounds of the 2014 MLS SuperDraft, picking Georgetown midfielder Joey Dillon in the third round with the 53rd overall pick and Coker College forward Daniel Jackson in the fourth round with the 70th overall pick.

Mulholland, 25, played for the Tampa Bay Rowdies of the North American Soccer League the last two seasons. He scored 17 goals and had 13 assists with the Rowdies and helped them win the 2012 NASL title.

Real Salt Lake will travel to Casa Grande, Ariz., on Saturday for its first leg of preseason training.

Park City skiers make U.S. team


story continues below
story continues below

OLYMPICS • Park City’s Joss Christensen is going to Sochi. The freeskier landed the final men’s place Tuesday on the U.S. Olympic Team for ski slopestyle at the upcoming Sochi Olympics, getting awarded a discretionary roster spot after winning the final U.S. Freestyle Grand Prix qualifying event in his hometown last weekend.

The two available discretionary spots in women’s slopestyle went to 15-year-old Maggie Voisin of Montana and 16-year-old Julia Krass of New Hampshire — who live together in Park City while training with the U.S. Freestyle team. Krass won the final qualifying event last weekend.



Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment


About Reader Comments


Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Staying Connected
Videos
Jobs
Contests and Promotions
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.