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Without fail, The Beast says, he carves out a few minutes each day to hear baby chatter from a toddler. Junior running back Devontae Booker hasn’t seen his son, who lives with his mother in California, for a month now, but …

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  • (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
A young boy is just tall enough to peak over the fence and see the start of the boy's 3A 3-mile race at the Utah State cross country races held at Sugarhouse Park and Highland H.S., Wednesday, October 22, 2014. 3A cross country: Park City girls pull off seventh straight title
    There are few sure things in sports. But, when it comes to Utah high school Class 3A girls’ cross country, picking Park City to win the title is all b …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:21 pm   |     Share
  • (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Morgan Holbrook of Timpview High, blurs past the fall leaves in Sugarhouse Park during the girl's 4A at the Utah State cross country races held at Sugarhouse Park and Highland H.S., Wednesday, October 22, 2014. 4A cross country: Wasatch’s Collins pulls off huge upset
    As Sky View’s Conner Mantz entered the final stretch of Wednesday’s Class 4A state cross country meet at Sugar House Park in his familiar first-place …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:06 pm   |     Share
  • (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Lucy Biles of Herriman crosses the finish line with a time of 17:41.0 to win the girl's 5A race at the Utah State cross country races held at Sugarhouse Park and Highland H.S., Wednesday, October 22, 2014. 5A cross country: Herriman’s Biles gets pushed, but wins third straight
    Herriman cross country star Lucy Biles liked having strong competition this year because she thought it made her a better runner. And Davis’ Aubrey Ar …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:47 pm   |     Share
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    Is removing your child’s tonsils a good idea?
    It can seem like a revolving door at times —just when you think your child has kicked his or her latest bout with a sore throat, another round flares …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 12:21 pm   |     Share

  • PAC 12
    Pac-12 women's basketball notes: Stanford picked first, but not afraid to reinvent
    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:15 pm   |     Share

  • (Scott Sommerdorf  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Whittni Orton of Panguitch on her way to winning the Utah state girls 1A cross country race held at Sugar House Park, Wednesday, October 22, 2014. 1A cross country: Milford runner visualizes close race, then gets dominant win
    After winning the Class 1A boys’ state cross-country championship race, Milford’s Ethan Young admitted that he often thought of rival Tyler Bird from …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 05:21 pm   |     Share
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Ashley Hatch BYU soccer: Cougars’ Hatch a goal-scoring machine
    Provo • Ashley Hatch struggles to describe the feeling she gets when she sees one of her rocket shots settle into the back of the net during BYU women …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 05:12 pm   |     Share
  • 2A cross country: North Summit senior earns 2A title by two-tenths of a second
    One common question for the winners of cross country races, where runners often disappear completely from sight over a three-mile course, is “Where di …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 05:12 pm   |     Share
  • HIKING
    (Donald W. Meyers  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
The block Y has stood above the Brigham Young University campus in Provo since 1906. U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, has introduced legislation to sell the U.S. Forest Service land on Y Mountain that contains the landmark to BYU. Hike of the week: Y Mountain in Provo
    Directions • From Interstate 15, exit onto University Parkway in Provo and drive east for 4.5 miles. Then turn south onto 900 East. After half a mile,...

    Updated Oct 22 2014 07:53 pm   |     Share

  • Utah State basketball scrimmage moved to Friday night
    Logan • Utah State will hold its annual Blue-White men's basketball scrimmage on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Spectrum. The game, which will include a pair …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 04:45 pm   |     Share
  • NHL: Attorney says Kings’ Voynov didn’t hit girlfriend
    Los Angeles • Slava Voynov’s attorney says the Los Angeles Kings defenseman never hit his girlfriend, and he blames Voynov’s arrest on a misunderstand …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 02:54 pm   |     Share
  • Phony World Series tickets, merchandise seized
    Kansas City, Mo. • Federal agents have seized phony World Series tickets worth tens of thousands of dollars, along with counterfeit Royals panties and …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 02:45 pm   |     Share
  • JAZZ NOTES
    Utah Jazz cut veteran guard Dahntay Jones
    The Utah Jazz on Wednesday waived veteran guard Dahntay Jones and forward Jack Cooley, trimming their roster down to the league maximum of 15 players. …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 05:36 pm   |     Share

  • Utah State football: Kicker Diaz is key to Ags’ special teams improvement
    In the absence of an experienced quarterback, the Aggies say they need every aspect of their game to improve to win upcoming games. Thankfully, after …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 08:06 pm   |     Share
  • Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera argues after Luke Kuechly was ejected from the game during the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn) Panthers coach: NFL says Luke Kuechly was wrongly ejected
    Charlotte, N.C. • Panthers coach Ron Rivera says the NFL has informed him that Luke Kuechly was wrongfully ejected from Sunday’s game against the Gree …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 02:42 pm   |     Share
  • In this Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 photo, Dylan Reales poses for a photo with his first golf stick, a makeshift golf club made from a wooden broom stick, on the terrace of his home, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Reales started learning to play golf by swinging the broken broomstick at fruit and vegetables discarded at a temporary market set up in front of his house in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko) Golf prodigy from shantytown began by swinging a broken broomstick
    Buenos Aires, Argentina • Dylan Reales started learning to play golf by swinging a broken broomstick at fruit and vegetables discarded at a temporary …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 02:56 pm   |     Share
  • BYU SPORTS
    BYU WRs coach wants wins, not big numbers
    Nevada’s defense was probably the worst one BYU has faced this season, but the Cougars’ passing attack really got rolling last Saturday in the 42-35 l …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 12:08 pm   |     Share

  • Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins, left, sits on the bench with quarterback Colt McCoy and quarterback Robert Griffin III, right, during the second half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Landover, Md. Washington won 19-17. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) NFL: Gruden says RG3 is ‘wild card’ for Monday
    Ashburn, Va. • Many ifs and maybes and buts surround Robert Griffin III’s status for Washington’s game Monday night against the Dallas Cowboys. There …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 02:45 pm   |     Share
  • British government wants an NFL team in London
    London • The British government wants an NFL team based in London. George Osborne, the British treasury chief, told the Evening Standard newspaper on …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 12:33 pm   |     Share
  • Golf: Hole-in-one
    Wasatch. Mountain Course. David Ruesch. No. 5, 177 yards, 8-iron. With James Stevenson. Fore Lakes. Nathan Winters. No. 2, 99 yards, 9-iron. With Ri …
    Updated Oct 22 2014 05:56 pm   |     Share
  • UTAH SPORTS
    Old stars and newcomers Jakob Poeltl and Isaiah Wright shine in Utes scrimmage
    It is carved in stone somewhere that every event at an intrasquad scrimmage is both a good and a bad sign, but the biggest takeaway from Tuesday’s “Ni...

    Updated Oct 21 2014 11:35 pm   |     Share

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