Alex Vejar, Salt Lake Tribune

Alex Vejar

Salt Lake Tribune

Midvale, UT, United States

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  • Salt Lake Tribune
Past:
  • ChicoER
  • Mercury-Register
  • ClutchPoints

Recent articles by Alex:

Skyline-Brighton football game canceled after players test positive for COVID-19

COVID-19 has claimed another high school football game in Utah. → Read More

Utah Royals fall 3-0 to Portland in NWSL Fall Series opener

Utah Royals FC went into Sunday’s game against the Portland Thorns without its head and assistant coaches because they were placed on administrative leave. But the Royals still had a game to play despite what was happening off the field. → Read More

RSL’s Damir Kreilach signs multi-year contract extension, keeping him in Utah through at least 2022

Real Salt Lake’s Karate Kid isn’t done yet. → Read More

RSL reaches low point, wrong kind of fight, boo to the booer

Here are three observations from Real Salt Lake’s 5-0 loss to the Vancouver Whitecaps from beat writer Alex Vejar. → Read More

Colorado Rapids rout Real Salt Lake 5-0 at Rio Tinto Stadium

Sandy • Real Salt Lake had dominated the Colorado Rapids anytime the two faced off in the greater Salt Lake City area for the past 13 years. → Read More

Three Points: Putna provides, set piece success, and RSL just played harder

Here are three observations from Real Salt Lake’s 3-0 win over LAFC from beat writer Alex Vejar. → Read More

Showing no mercy, Real Salt Lake hammers LAFC 3-0

Sandy • Strike first. Strike hard. No mercy. → Read More

RSL still confident after blowout loss to Minnesota as it prepares to host LAFC

Real Salt Lake’s 4-0 blowout loss to Minnesota United was only its second defeat of the 2020 season. But it was also the most disjointed the team has looked in several weeks. → Read More

Three Points: RSL gets a home crowd, team shows support for Utah Royals, Rossi plays more and makes impact

Here are three observations from Real Salt Lake’s 2-2 draw to the Seattle Sounders. → Read More

RSL draws with Seattle 2-2 in first game with fans since March

Sandy • When Real Salt Lake built into the attacking third, there were cheers. When the referee made an unpopular call, there were boos. When RSL scored a goal, the “Believe” song played. → Read More

RSL ties Portland 4-4 after trailing by two goals late

Just two days ago, it was unclear whether Real Salt Lake and the Portland Timbers would play their scheduled game Saturday after RSL and LAFC decided not to play their game Wednesday in support of other sports leagues protesting the police shooting of Jacob Blake. → Read More

New allegation of racist language by RSL owner Dell Loy Hansen surfaces

Real Salt Lake owner Dell Loy Hansen repeatedly referred to a Black woman as “colored” and mimicked her during a corporate event about two years ago, a former employee who witnessed the incident told The Salt Lake Tribune. → Read More

East Fork Fire forces people to evacuate High Uintas Wilderness

A fire in the High Uintas Wilderness has forced evacuations in the surrounding area. → Read More

Coronavirus in Utah: The infection rate starts to decline, but cases are no longer going down

Editor’s note: The Salt Lake Tribune is providing free access to critical stories about the coronavirus. Sign up for our Top Stories newsletter, sent to your inbox every weekday morning. To support journalism like this, please donate or become a subscriber. → Read More

RSL dominates second half in 4-1 in over Colorado

Starts to the 2020 season for Real Salt Lake have gone quite well. → Read More

Report: Utah State football loses season after Mountain West cancels fall sports

Less than a week after Utah State found out it would get eight conference games and up to two non-conference games in an augmented 2020 season, the Mountain West Conference shifted gears again — drastically this time. → Read More

Fire near Fruitland damages two structures, destroys one home

A fire at a Duchesne County church spread and damaged two structures Sunday and destroyed one home and two outbuildings. Several other structures are threatened. → Read More

Coronavirus in Utah: New case average drops, but hospitalizations rise

Editor’s note: The Salt Lake Tribune is providing free access to critical stories about the coronavirus. Sign up for our Top Stories newsletter, sent to your inbox every weekday morning. To support journalism like this, please donate or become a subscriber. → Read More

Fire in Parleys Canyon forces evacuation

A fire that broke out at Parleys Canyon has forced a mandatory evacuation of the Mount Aire area, per the United Fire Authority. → Read More

Utah Grizzlies to start hockey in early December

The Utah Grizzlies have a start date. → Read More