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40+ Returned Missionaries Playing D1 College Basketball + How Sam Merrill's Mission Changed Him

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | March 9, 2019 | Famous Mormons Fun

Ask Utah State basketball coach Craig Smith one question about his returned missionary junior guard Sam Mer...

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Latter-day Saint Bryce Harper Signs Record-Breaking $330 Million Contract, and Creating a "Home" Was His Top Priority

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | March 1, 2019 | Famous Mormons

Family matters to Bryce Harper. And, as arguably the best free agent baseball has seen in 18 years, he want...

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Nothing but Net: Latter-day Saint Pro Soccer Player's Incredible Trick Shot Goes Viral

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | February 21, 2019 | Famous Mormons Fun

If pro soccer player Ashley Hatch challenges you to a game of H.O.R.S.E., just walk away. You can't win. Wh...

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Documentary on Taysom Hill Shows How His Brother's Death, His Faith Shaped His NFL Career

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | January 10, 2019 | Famous Mormons

Taysom Hill knows a thing or two about adversity. Four season-ending injuries. Death of a brother. Undrafte...

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Injured Latter-day Saint Wins 8 Medals at Invictus Games, Receives Personal Congratulations from Prince Harry

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | Mormon Life

It's not a place Joshua Smith ever expected to be. The Spanish Fork resident was sitting in a wheelchair, a...

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Latter-day Saint Teen Wins 1st Ever Kids World Championship Spartan Race

by KSL | Fun

Passing 42 obstacles like walls, mud, and fire in three miles can test anyone's fortitude. But 13-year-old ...

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Pro Golfer Tony Finau Talks Faith, Family, and the Ankle Incident That Almost Kept Him from the 2018 Ryder Cup

by Morgan Jones | Famous Mormons

As Tony Finau prepared to tee off at the seventh hole during the 2018 Masters Tournament’s Par 3 contest, a...

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9 Professional Soccer Players You Didn't Know Were Latter-day Saints

by Jannalee Sandau | Famous Mormons

With everyone caught up in the excitement of the World Cup, we thought it would be fun to do a little resea...

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LDS Olympians Who've Competed in the Winter Games

by Jannalee Sandau | Mormon Life

Did you know that Mormon Olympians have won three gold, ten silver, three bronze, and countless accolades f...

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Was a Mormon the Model for the Major League Baseball Logo?

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

It's an iconic symbol any fan of baseball knows well—the silhouetted figure of a player up at bat set off b...