Refereeing is not easy

...Osburn said. "We will find a place to put you."As one fan yelled during the 2015 Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament, "You must be blind! Even your dog is shaking his head over that call." THE JDOA CODE OF CONDUCT:1. Officials...
NCAA tweaks March Madness seeding rules for more flexibility

INDIANAPOLIS - The committee that puts together the field of 68 for the NCAA men's basketball tournament will have more flexibility to set the First Four and give No. 2 seeds more favorable matchups.The NCAA announced Monday that...
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Aging boxer, new promoter trade blows

...has worked through multiple surgeries to slowly regain his athleticism, as was shown in a stellar Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in 2014. He plans to turn pro, boxing in New York in October. "Al has been in my corner the last six times...
Today In Sports History for June 26-27 No. 4, No. 2 will play No. 3. The teams will be selected by a committee, similar to the way the NCAA basketball tournament field is set.2013 - Seven-time champion Roger Federer is stunned by 116th-ranked Sergiy Stakhovsky in the...
Lions bring back awards

...Lions Club received Club of the Year by Multiple District 49A for its dedication and spirit to the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament."It is very rewarding to help fulfill community needs, and it is a great honor to be presented with these...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, April 29

...a 113-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.2010 - The NCAA approves a 68-team format for the men's basketball tournament beginning next season. It's the first expansion since 2001 when the tournament went from 64 to 65 teams.2011...
FASD strategies: A needs and strength-based Focus

...candies and cookies. This grew from Julian's natural, caring tendency to give elders water at the Gold Medal Basketball tournament. Now they pass out lunches or gift bags at Gold Medal.Mary recently presented at the FASD Family Voice Forum...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...the only source of revenue - the community levies its own taxes, hosts fundraisers (including three or four basketball tournaments a year) and rents apartments it owns. Andrew's also seeking ways to obtain more grants and funding for various...
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Today In Sports History for Friday, March 27

1939 - Oregon beats Ohio State 46-33 in the NCAA's first national basketball tournament.1942 - Joe Louis knocks out Abe Simon in the sixth round at Madison Square Garden to retain his world heavyweight title.1945...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 23, 2015

Thumbs up to another successful Gold Medal. The 69th annual Gold Medal Basketball Tournament wrapped up on Saturday with Hydaburg winning the B and C brackets and Hoonah winning the women's and masters brackets. Things...


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