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College Coach Steve Cleveland Called as Mission President

by Indy Star | Saints & Sports

Thanks to an unexpected detour through Indiana, Steve Cleveland will not have to travel far to see one of t...


Ziggy's bond with LDS family in Ghana led him to BYU

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

This past July, at the Golden Sunbeam School, the Opares showed a reporter a photo album filled with pictur...


Highly Touted Quarterback Sacrifices Football Field for Mission Field

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Aaron Zwahlen of Modesto, Calif., is a big man with even bigger dreams. Born into a family full of supersta...


BYU's Brandon Davies Signs with NBA's L.A. Clippers

by The Daily Universe | Saints & Sports

Former BYU center Brandon Davies is now a Los Angeles Clipper after signing a partially guaranteed contract...


'All-encompassing' Mormon night with minor league baseball team provides missionary opportunities

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Let’s play ball!” yelled Evan Harter of the Batavia New York Branch Primary while Vernon Law, a Latter-day ...


Returned Mormon missionaries in 2013 college football

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Several college athletes who are also members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have stepp...


BYU soph. Williams, with no plans to become LDS, has become pivotal on football team

by The Daily Herald | Saints & Sports

Jamaal Williams, as a sophomore, has already established himself as one of BYU's most important football pl...

BYU football: Johnson’s season-ending injury leaves huge hole in Cougar secondary

by Salt Lake Tribune | Saints & Sports

Provo • BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall learned a couple new things about his team after watching film over the...


Mormon missionary baller identified as former Orem High basketball star

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

According to former BYU basketball player Kevin Nixon, one of the missionaries highlighted in the film is E...


BYU football: For homecoming game, backs of jerseys will feature values, not names

by Salt Lake Tribune | Saints & Sports

Five or so hours after saying the core values of his football program — Spirit, Tradition and Honor — would...