BYU gymnastics narrowly beats SUU

BYU gymnastics edged out Southern Utah University 195.675-195.650 in a tight victory Friday night in Cedar City, Utah.

“It was a tight meet and that’s about as close as you can get,” BYU head coach Brad Cattermole said.

The unranked Cougars’ win over the 22nd-ranked Thunderbirds was a season-high team score and included three career highs for individual gymnasts Makenzie Johnson, Jordan Schult and Sin To.

“I felt like we did well in every event and we were consistent,” Cattermole sa…

BYU men's volleyball: Sander and Grosh block San Diego's road to victory

Brenden Sander’s nine kills led the BYU men’s volleyball team to a dominant 3-0 victory over UC San Diego Friday night.

“I was a little nervous coming out for the first time,” Sander said. “But it was an amazing experience.”

Matt Underwood began the night with a kill but UC San Diego pulled ahead to lead the Cougars 3-2. A Joe Grosh block and back-to-back kills from Jake Langlois put BYU back on top with an 8-6 lead. An ace from Robbie Sutton made the score 12-8 and two more kills from…

Scriptures and sticks: BYU men’s lacrosse team upholds moral tradition

BYU sophomore Taylor Lythgoe sat down to clean out his wallet after returning from his mission in Santiago, Chile. Shuffling through expired gift cards and old student IDs, he stumbled upon a small card he still carries today.

At the first men’s lacrosse team meeting following the 2011 national championship campaign, players were given a small card and asked to make a big commitment. Plain in appearance, one side of the card bore the well-known “Y” logo. The other side, however, read, “Th…