Caleb Turner

Emeka Eneli plays 'best game of his career' in second start of sophomore season

Emeka Eneli plays 'best game of his career' in second start of sophomore season

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 25 - 4:02 p.m.

Pablo Mastroeni isn't afraid to push the boundaries of his players' traditional positions, but Emeka Eneli may be the most extreme example yet.
Breakthrough goal quickly countered in 1-1 RSL draw in St. Louis

Breakthrough goal quickly countered in 1-1 RSL draw in St. Louis

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 24 - 9:56 p.m.

Matt Crooks made his debut Saturday in the second half and took just 10 minutes to earn his first assist on the team's first goal of the season.
Second-half surge not enough for RSL in 2-0 loss in Miami to open season

Second-half surge not enough for RSL in 2-0 loss in Miami to open season

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 21 - 10:10 p.m.

While Messi didn't score in the first game of his first full season in MLS, he assisted on the eventual game-winner by Robert Taylor in the 39th minute
RSL banking on returning production in 2024, but will it be enough to compete?

RSL banking on returning production in 2024, but will it be enough to compete?

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 20 - 6:27 p.m.

The Claret and Cobalt will know very early on whether or not they have what it takes to match up with the best of MLS.
Have You Seen This? NBA players show off full-court trick shots ahead of All-Star Weekend

Have You Seen This? NBA players show off full-court trick shots ahead of All-Star Weekend

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 15 - 3:33 p.m.

NBA superstar Steph Curry has long had the tradition of finishing his pre-game warm-ups with a trick shot from the players' tunnel, but this week he took it to an entirely different level.
Select Health announced as RSL jersey sponsor in 'major partnership' with Intermountain Health

Select Health announced as RSL jersey sponsor in 'major partnership' with Intermountain Health

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 14 - 5:26 p.m.

Select Health replaces Lehi-based LifeVantage as the primary jersey sponsor for RSL after 10 years. Intermountain Health and Real Salt Lake said Wednesday the partnership comes with a plan to build community health.
KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Northridge's Logan Birt, Mountain Ridge's Jessica Maynard

KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Northridge's Logan Birt, Mountain Ridge's Jessica Maynard

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 14 - 9:01 a.m.

We've reached the final week of the regular season in Utah high school basketball, meaning these are the last KSL.com Clean Simple Eats high school hoops players of the week this season.
RSL signs English midfielder in final week of preseason

RSL signs English midfielder in final week of preseason

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 12 - 3:15 p.m.

English midfielder Matt Crooks was announced as the team's latest addition on Monday, joining forward Fidel Barajas and defender Alexandros Katranis as the club's primary signings in 2024.
KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Bountiful's Taylor Harvey, Highland's Isaiah Drisdom

KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Bountiful's Taylor Harvey, Highland's Isaiah Drisdom

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 7 - 9:01 a.m.

We tend to focus on seniors a lot of the time with players of the week, but this week's KSL.com Clean Simple Eats high school hoops players are two underclassmen.
Incomplete RSL squad gets first preseason match action as Miami opener nears

Incomplete RSL squad gets first preseason match action as Miami opener nears

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 3 - 2:31 p.m.

Real Salt Lake takes on Lionel Messi and Inter Miami in 18 days when head coach Pablo Mastroeni expects the starting lineup to look significantly different.
Have You Seen This? Farmington tennis player goes viral for being Brock Purdy look-alike

Have You Seen This? Farmington tennis player goes viral for being Brock Purdy look-alike

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 1 - 3:33 p.m.

The former "Mr. Irrelevant" is making a Utah high schooler relevant in his surprising journey to the Super Bowl.
Utah Royals release 2024 schedule with season opener at home on March 16

Utah Royals release 2024 schedule with season opener at home on March 16

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 25 - 1:50 p.m.

Five of the team's first seven matches will be at home in Sandy, with the North Carolina Courage coming to town on March 22 to follow up the home opener.
Have You Seen This? Mike Weir has high winds to thank for hole-in-one in Hawaii

Have You Seen This? Mike Weir has high winds to thank for hole-in-one in Hawaii

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 18 - 3:27 p.m.

Usually you blame the wind if your tee shot ends up in the trees, but in this case, the golfer was indebted to the breeze.
Fidel Barajas bringing 'field presence' to fill void in RSL attack

Fidel Barajas bringing 'field presence' to fill void in RSL attack

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 17 - 5:02 p.m.

Diego Luna recently turned 20 and earned his first call-up to the US senior national team. And, just like clockwork, Real Salt Lake already has another young prospect waiting in the wings to follow in his footsteps.
KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Farmington's Paul Beattie, Fremont's Syncere Langston

KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Farmington's Paul Beattie, Fremont's Syncere Langston

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 17 - 9:01 a.m.

A couple of get-right wins in Region 1 helped earn this week's KSL.com Clean Simple Eats high school hoops players honors.
Utah Royals select North Carolina's Ally Sentnor with No. 1 pick in NWSL draft

Utah Royals select North Carolina's Ally Sentnor with No. 1 pick in NWSL draft

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 12 - 11:17 p.m.

Drafts are all about picking potential, and the Utah Royals got plenty of promise with 19-year-old Ally Sentnor at No. 1 overall in the NWSL draft Friday.
KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Provo's Aaron Castagnetto, Cedar Valley's Olivia Kaaihue

KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Provo's Aaron Castagnetto, Cedar Valley's Olivia Kaaihue

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 10 - 9:01 a.m.

This week's KSL.com Clean Simple Eats high school hoops players were instrumental in a pair of upsets early in region play.
Diego Luna named to senior US men's national team for first time

Diego Luna named to senior US men's national team for first time

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 5 - 11:09 a.m.

Diego Luna isn't the young, rising hope for just Real Salt Lake anymore. He's at the forefront of the latest youth movement for the U.S. men's national team, as well.
Jefferson Savarino set to return to Brazil in reported $2.7 million RSL sale

Jefferson Savarino set to return to Brazil in reported $2.7 million RSL sale

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 4 - 4:46 p.m.

Brazilian club Botafogo is closing in on a transfer deal for Real Salt Lake winger Jefferson Savarino, according to multiple sources.
Have You Seen This? Hat from future appears to predict Dallas Mavericks finals run

Have You Seen This? Hat from future appears to predict Dallas Mavericks finals run

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 4 - 3:23 p.m.

Biff Tannen had Grays Sports Almanac, but this guy has an actual piece of sports memorabilia from the future.
KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Cyprus' Amelia Echternkamp, Pleasant Grove's Ryker Mikkelsen

KSL.com CSE high school hoops players of the week: Cyprus' Amelia Echternkamp, Pleasant Grove's Ryker Mikkelsen

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 3 - 9:01 a.m.

It's a new year with new opportunities, and the first KSL.com Clean Simple Eats high school hoops players of the week of 2024 are looking to make the most of it.
The 10 most-read KSL.com sports articles of 2023

The 10 most-read KSL.com sports articles of 2023

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 29 - 5:41 p.m.

It was a year of big returns for sports in 2023, with the NBA All-Star Game and Delta Center bringing back plenty of 90s nostalgia and the IOC announcing Salt Lake City as its preferred host for the 2034 Winter Olympics.
Damir Kreilach leaving RSL after 6 seasons

Damir Kreilach leaving RSL after 6 seasons

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 27 - 12:31 p.m.

Real Salt Lake's longtime captain and cultural leader is leaving the team after six seasons in Utah.
KSL.com Sports' College Football Pick'em final bowl games preview

KSL.com Sports' College Football Pick'em final bowl games preview

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 27 - 10:29 a.m.

Now we're getting to the good stuff. Six more games and then the College Football Playoff semifinals on New Year's Day to close out the pick'em season.
Have You Seen This? Legend of Bo Jackson grows with mind-boggling touchdown run

Have You Seen This? Legend of Bo Jackson grows with mind-boggling touchdown run

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 21 - 3:29 p.m.

The Raiders running back takes an entire quarter of the game clock to zig, zag and loop his way to a 99-yard touchdown drive on a single run play.