Josh Furlong

South Carolina's 1st inning grand slam ends Utah softball's season in 5-1 loss

South Carolina's 1st inning grand slam ends Utah softball's season in 5-1 loss

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19 - 1:38 p.m.

With bases loaded at the top of the first inning, South Carolina's Aniyah Black took an 0-1 pitch to deep left field and over the wall.
After 3-hour rain delay, Utah softball advances past Morgan State in regional match

After 3-hour rain delay, Utah softball advances past Morgan State in regional match

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 18 - 5:45 p.m.

A three-hour rain delay couldn't stop Utah softball.
UCLA claims Pac-12 softball championship over Utah with late home run shot

UCLA claims Pac-12 softball championship over Utah with late home run shot

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 11 - 10:36 p.m.

In a rematch of the only other Pac-12 softball championship in conference history, UCLA got its revenge.
Utah softball advances to Pac-12 championship after upset win over Stanford

Utah softball advances to Pac-12 championship after upset win over Stanford

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 10 - 8:26 p.m.

The reigning Pac-12 softball champions return to defend their crown.
Carly Dockendorf adds former club coach Mike Hunger as newest Red Rocks assistant

Carly Dockendorf adds former club coach Mike Hunger as newest Red Rocks assistant

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 9 - 3:44 p.m.

Utah gymnastics head coach Carly Dockendorf has filled out her coaching staff with a veteran club coach.
Freshman Shonty Passi's 3-run home run lifts Utah softball past Oregon in Pac-12 Tournament

Freshman Shonty Passi's 3-run home run lifts Utah softball past Oregon in Pac-12 Tournament

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 9 - 2:10 p.m.

The moment wasn't too big for freshman Shonty Passi.
'I want to kick the door down': Lynne Roberts working to push the limits even higher

'I want to kick the door down': Lynne Roberts working to push the limits even higher

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 9 - 9:02 a.m.

Utah basketball has a new standard, and it starts with making the Big Dance, and it ends with a deep run in March.
Prosecutors won't charge man who yelled racial epithets at Utah basketball team

Prosecutors won't charge man who yelled racial epithets at Utah basketball team

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 7 - 3:53 p.m.

Coeur d'Alene prosecutors have declined to charge an 18-year-old high school student who confessed to yelling racial epithets at the University of Utah women's basketball team.
From last to first: Utah baseball defying odds en route to record season, Pac-12 title hopes

From last to first: Utah baseball defying odds en route to record season, Pac-12 title hopes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 2 - 9:03 a.m.

There were few believers in the Utah baseball program when the preseason poll was released in February — and for good reason.
From walk-on to drafted: Utah's Devaughn Vele selected by Denver Broncos in 7th round

From walk-on to drafted: Utah's Devaughn Vele selected by Denver Broncos in 7th round

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 27 - 5:07 p.m.

The Denver Broncos went back to the pool of available players and found another University of Utah player to make their own.
4-year Utes starter Sataoa Laumea selected No. 179 overall to Seattle Seahawks

4-year Utes starter Sataoa Laumea selected No. 179 overall to Seattle Seahawks

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 27 - 2:20 p.m.

The Rialto, California, native hopes to carry the same success at Utah into the NFL.
After early departure, Utah's Sione Vaki selected by Lions with No. 132 overall pick

After early departure, Utah's Sione Vaki selected by Lions with No. 132 overall pick

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 27 - 11:52 a.m.

For a stretch during the 2023 football season, Sione Vaki was one of the most dynamic players in the country.
Utah's Jonah Elliss becomes latest in family to join NFL, selected No. 76 overall to Broncos

Utah's Jonah Elliss becomes latest in family to join NFL, selected No. 76 overall to Broncos

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 8:11 p.m.

The former Utes defensive end had a year left of eligibility at Utah but decided to try his hand at being the latest member of the Elliss family to play in the NFL.
Former Utes safety Cole Bishop selected No. 60 overall by Buffalo Bills in NFL draft

Former Utes safety Cole Bishop selected No. 60 overall by Buffalo Bills in NFL draft

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 7:16 p.m.

Three years and several accolades later as a three-year starter at safety, Bishop became the latest defensive player from Utah drafted to the NFL.
LSU pulls away to claim 2024 women's gymnastics title; Red Rocks finish 3rd overall

LSU pulls away to claim 2024 women's gymnastics title; Red Rocks finish 3rd overall

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 20 - 4:15 p.m.

With a national championship on the line, the Red Rocks had everything in place to win going into the final rotation.
Championship or bust: Red Rocks continuing to fight through the adversity

Championship or bust: Red Rocks continuing to fight through the adversity

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 10:27 a.m.

It would be easy for the Utah women's gymnastic team to make an excuse (or many) for why a return to nationals was simply unobtainable this year.
Red Rocks win semifinal meet as reigning champs Oklahoma miss out

Red Rocks win semifinal meet as reigning champs Oklahoma miss out

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 18 - 10:51 p.m.

The reigning women's gymnastics champions will not get a chance to defend its crown.
Utes star Alissa Pili selected No. 8 overall to Minnesota Lynx in WNBA draft

Utes star Alissa Pili selected No. 8 overall to Minnesota Lynx in WNBA draft

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 15 - 8:05 p.m.

Pili no longer has to wonder about her professional career after a team made her dream a reality Monday night at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
'Took a big step': Cam Rising, Isaac Wilson shine in annual Utah spring game

'Took a big step': Cam Rising, Isaac Wilson shine in annual Utah spring game

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 13 - 1:36 p.m.

Cam Rising wasted little time showcasing his talent on the field again at Rice-Eccles Stadium Saturday afternoon.
Red Rocks advance to 48th straight nationals after poor start in regional final

Red Rocks advance to 48th straight nationals after poor start in regional final

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 7 - 6:20 p.m.

The odds were significantly stacked against the Red Rocks after the first rotation of the Gainesville regional final Sunday afternoon.
'It's a dead heat': Utah's backup QB race remains tied as team's 'swagger' is back

'It's a dead heat': Utah's backup QB race remains tied as team's 'swagger' is back

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 3 - 6:34 p.m.

Utah football is 10 practices through its spring football period and Kyle Whittingham said quarterback Cam Rising has brought the confidence back to the offense.
Runnin' Utes season comes to an end with 100-90 NIT semifinal loss to Indiana State

Runnin' Utes season comes to an end with 100-90 NIT semifinal loss to Indiana State

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 2 - 8:47 p.m.

The road hasn't been kind to Utah men's basketball this season.
Running their 'own race,' Utah's Craig Smith encouraged by team's postseason run

Running their 'own race,' Utah's Craig Smith encouraged by team's postseason run

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 29 - 6:28 p.m.

It's no secret Utah wanted to be back in the NCAA Tournament. The lower-tiered NIT was a nice reward, but not the hope.
Smith records 5th triple-double as Runnin' Utes rout VCU, advance to NIT semifinals

Smith records 5th triple-double as Runnin' Utes rout VCU, advance to NIT semifinals

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 27 - 11:13 p.m.

Utah will now play Indiana State in the NIT semifinal at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana, on April 2.
Utah women run into hot Gonzaga, fall in 2nd round of NCAA Tournament

Utah women run into hot Gonzaga, fall in 2nd round of NCAA Tournament

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 26 - 1:38 a.m.

One does not just go into The Kennel and come away with a win.