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LDS Convert & Track Star Beats Olympians, Sets Records 6 Months After Mission

by Deseret News | News from Utah Famous Mormons

Ed Eyestone, the BYU track coach, was hoping to keep his latest star-in-waiting, Shaquille Walker, a secret...

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Church-Sponsored Basketball Team, "Mormon Yankees," Once a Major Missionary Tool

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

Photo from Deseret News via Rodney Burt, Cedar Fort Church ball today sometimes gets a bad rap, but it wasn...

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LDS Golf Legend Billy Casper Passes Away

by LDS Living | Famous Mormons

News out of Springville, Utah, confirmed Saturday that LDS golfing legend William "Billy" Casper died in hi...

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Faith Helps Mormons in Super Bowl Keep Perspective

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

In the high-stakes world of NFL football, focus is a premium attribute, one sought by coaches, players and ...

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Standford Linebacker Shares Conversion Story

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons

Lane Veach had always been surrounded by Mormons. Growing up in Chandler, Arizona, many of his friends, inc...

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Former Aspiring Professional Baseball Player Changes Focus after Mission

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Until he put on a name tag in August 2012 and became a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-...

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LDS Climber Relies on Faith to Conquer 248 Mountains

by Deseret News | News from Utah

For most people, “Climb Every Mountain” is a popular song from the classic musical "Sound of Music." But fo...

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LDS Teen Catches Attention of ESPN

by KGW.com | News from Utah

It is late in the afternoon inside the Woodland High School gymnasium. The varsity basketball squad is loos...

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LDS Basketball Star Injured, Out for Season

by ESPN | News from Utah Famous Mormons

Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker is expected to miss the rest of his rookie season after suffering a t...

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Disabled LDS Boy Makes Lasting Impression on the Court, in Mission Field

by Deseret News | News from Utah

There were 6.7 seconds remaining on the game clock when McKay Gregson of Prairie Grove, Arkansas, checked i...