Athletics

Honoring a fallen hero

The U and BYU will be competing on more than the gridiron this week with both schools engaged in a rivalry week scholarship fundraising challenge to honor and perpetuate the legacy of Major Brent Taylor, who was killed in Afghanistan last November.


Celebrating 50 years

Utah Athletics launches a year-long celebration of the U’s famous Jon M. Huntsman Center.


New coordinator of mental performance

Clint Norseth’s addition to Athletics expands the mental health and performance services for student-athletes to three full-time staff members.


MyKayla Skinner to defer gymnastic season

She will have a final year of NCAA eligibility available following her Olympic run.


Mark Harlan appointed to oversight committee

The director of Athletics, begins a four-year appointment as the Pac-12 representative on the NCAA Division I Football Oversight Committee.


Utah women’s tennis head coach named

Ric Mortera set to bring Power Five experience to Utah.


Utah gymnastics announced new creative content manager

The addition of Misty-Jade Carlson rounds out head coach Tom Farden’s 2019-20 staff.


2019 NCAA Woman of the Year

Former Utah gymnastics All-American Kari Lee has been nominated for the 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year award.


Shannon McNatt named Third-Team Academic All-American

McNatt’s selection marks the 15th time a Utah gymnast has been named to the Academic All-America teams and the first since 2016.


Chase Hansen and Kari Lee win Pac-12 medals

Utes named Tom Hansen Conference Medal recipients.