The state's top wheelers and dealers in amateur boxing will be in Ogden today for clinics and an evening boxing card at Foley's Gym.
In between, the annual USA Boxing meeting will be held at 1 p.m., with the election of officials on the agenda.
With some serious and well documented disagreements about the direction of amateur boxing in Utah over the past year, the election of officials will be crucial.
All are welcome at the different events today, but only registered clubs will vote on the state board.
The Wasatch Football League will stage its season-ending Mini-Bowls today at Weber State's Stewart Stadium.
Action begins at 9:30 a.m, with the final game set for 7:30 p.m. Congratulations to all the participants on a successful season.
The PRCA recently named its top bucking stock, and Cat Ballou, Deuces Night and Chuckulator are the big winners.
Cat Ballou, owned by 4L & Diamond S Rodeo, is the top bull in 2012. In the 16 times that bull riders mounted Cat Ballou this year, only one rider was able to ride for the full eight seconds.
Corey Rickard managed a 93-point ride on the beast at the Cave Creek (Ariz.) Fiesta Days Rodeo in March.
Carr Pro Rodeo's Deuces Night is the top bareback horse of the year. Cowboys who rode the 7-year-old mare averaged almost 86 points per ride. In the saddle bronc voting, Sutton Rodeos' Chuckulator topped the balloting by the top 20 cowboys in the world standings in each event.
The Utah Blaze supported the YMCA of Northern Utah by participating in its DishED gala on Oct. 17. Coaches Ron James and Ron McBride and defensive back David Hyland attended, as did former Jazzmen Jerry Sloan and Mark Eaton. ...
Utah Jazz players Mo Williams and Derrick Favors along with the coaching staff and the Jazz Bear staged a private basketball clinic for local at-risk youth on Wednesday at Zions Bank Basketball Center. More than 50 youth enjoyed the afternoon. ...
The Utah Grizzlies will host Angel's Hands Night tonight when they play host to the Idaho Steelheads at Maverik Center.
The fundraiser for the Angel's Hands Foundation is a popular annual event. To entice you, the first 2,000 fans will receive cowbells when they enter the arena. ...
BJ Staten, a Cottonwood Heights resident, is Utah's only full-time golfer on the Web.com Tour this year. He is 36th on the money list. ... The Northern Utah USBCA's annual City Open Tournament and City Women's Tournament run the next three weekends at Ben Lomond Lanes.
Chris J. Miller is sports editor for the Standard-Examiner. He can be reached at 801-625-4261 or firstname.lastname@example.org