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Web Weave: The end of the college season, but the start of the D'LO era?

Ryan Miller and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 11th - 11:06am

KSL.com's sports team answers some of the pressing questions from the Utah sports scene.

'The Tournament' unveils Fredette-hosted Salt Lake region, with BYU, Utah alums

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 11th - 10:09am

The Salt Lake regional will be the tournament’s western-most site, with games July 25-27 at the Maverik Center in West Valley. Feature among the regional’s eight seeds are three squads comprised of players from BYU, Utah and Utah State.

BYU women add 4 more All-Americans to cap NCAA track and field championships

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 8th - 8:01pm

Brenna Porter, Erica Birk-Jarvis, Whittni Orton and Anna Camp all earned All-American status to lift the BYU women's track and field team to a 25th-place finish at the NCAA national meet Saturday in Austin, Texas.

Clayton Young adds 6th-place finish to lead BYU to 8th at NCAA men's outdoor track championships

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 7th - 9:34pm

Clayton Young and Conner Mantz finished sixth and seventh, respectively, in the 5,000-meter final, propelling BYU to an eighth-place finish on the final day of the NCAA men’s outdoor track and field championships Friday in Austin, Texas.

4 Cougars advance to finals at NCAA track and field championship

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 7th - 12:05am

Four members of the BYU women's track and field team advanced to their respective finals at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday.

Yoeli Childs bucking national trend by returning to BYU for 4th season

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 6th - 10:14am

“I’m going to be able to be a pro for a really long time. But I only have one more year to do something special here,” Yoeli Childs said. “I owe it to this school, to my teammates, to come back and do something amazing."

How the Cougars, both young and old, are adapting to offseason workouts under new coach Mark Pope

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 6th - 7:05am

In a rare interview following an offseason workout, new BYU basketball coach Mark Pope addressed his team's offseason workouts, including newly returned missionary Trevin Knell's slight case of tendonitis; Nick Emery's status with the Cougars; et al.

BYU's Clayton Young wins 10,000 meters national championship

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 5th - 9:46pm

Young led a pack of Cougars that claimed three of the top four spots in the race to finish off a memorable day for BYU track and field at the NCAA track and field championships.

‘He was a leader on our team:’ BYU senior overcomes major foot injury to make history at NCAA track championships

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 4th - 9:42pm

Farnsworth’s career at BYU may as well have started in Austin, site of the NCAA track and field championships, when the former Pocatello-area standout qualified for the NCAA West preliminaries in the Texas capitol in 2015.

The Web Weave: Has Ricky Rubio played his final minutes with the Utah Jazz?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 4th - 8:06pm

Welcome to the Web Weave, where the web sports team at KSL.com discuss the latest, breakingest, most high-impact news in Utah sports. You can listen in podcast form, too.

BYU's all-WCC infielder Jackson Cluff off to the Washington Nationals as a 6th-round draft pick

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 4th - 5:57pm

BYU's all-WCC infielder Jackson Cluff was selected in the sixth round of the MLB amateur draft Tuesday, going No. 183 to the Washington Nationals.

Tony Finau selects BYU alum Patrick Fishburn to receive funding for golf career

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 8:39pm

Tony Finau knows how hard it is to navigate playing on the mini-tour circuit. He wants to make it easier for someone else and help raise Utah golf's profile in the process.

Why Yoeli Childs set aside his pro ambitions — twice — to return to BYU hoops

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 2:09pm

The former Bingham High standout shockingly announced Wednesday night he was going back to BYU for his final season of eligibility. A day later, he explained his decision.

USA Volleyball draws 2 from BYU women's roster

Casey Overfield, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30th - 2:07pm

After a successful 2018 season, Mary Lake and Heather Gneiting of BYU will be competing on teams within the USA Volleyball organization this summer.

Game time set for BYU-Utah football game, 3 other BYU and Utah games

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 11:23am

You’ve got three months to get your get-out-of-work excuses ready for the Friday after this year’s rivalry football game between BYU and Utah.

In stunning reversal, Yoeli Childs withdraws from NBA draft to play senior season with BYU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 29th - 8:44pm

“Cougar Nation, I want to let you guys know,” the former Bingham standout said in a video posted to his Twitter account. “I’m coming back for my senior year. Let’s make some magic happen.”

Patrick Kinahan: BYU hopes Wilson breaks recent freshman QB jinx

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted May 29th - 1:01pm

The last two freshmen to succeed at quarterback for BYU failed to live up to their once-promising potential. The Cougars need Zach Wilson, who played well as a freshman last season, to continue to build on his success this year as a sophomore.

BYU baseball passed over for at-large berth to NCAA Tournament after woeful WCC outing

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 27th - 1:43pm

The Cougars were not one of 64 teams selected to the NCAA baseball tournament, as the bracket unfolded live on ESPNU without BYU's name coming off the television screen.

Here's every local athlete that advanced to the NCAA track and field championships

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 26th - 9:27pm

BYU will send 21 athletes to Austin after a stunning round at the NCAA West Preliminaries in Sacramento, California. That includes 15 men’s track and field spots, the third-most of any school in the country and narrowly behind Florida and Texas.

BYU baseball eliminated from WCC Tournament by Gonzaga, 3-1

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24th - 6:39pm

Danny Gelalich went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored for BYU, and Mitch McIntyre was 1-for-3 with a double for the Cougars (36-17).