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--Pete Newell, former California Basketball Coach, after hearing his wife broke her hand before the final four
Hydaburg's ballin' mayor earns Gold Medal honor Alaska Municipal League member, Southeast Alaska Watershed Coalition member, has been a youth wrestling and basketball coach, and is the Master of Ceremony at community gatherings.Peele is also the environmental director for the Hydaburg...
Today in sports

...contract.SOCCERMajor League SoccerSPORTING KANSAS CITY - Waived D Josh Gardner.COLLEGEFLORIDA - Signed men's basketball coach Billy Donovan to a three-year contract extension.GEORGE MASON - Announced the retirement of athletic director...
Seymour, Calloway and Young get All-State nods

...and juniors Jacob Calloway and Ashley Young were selected to the 2014 Alaska Roof Coatings/Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches All-State Basketball Teams. Seymour was a second team selection for the boys, Calloway a thrid team choice for...
No cruise control for Falcons final state flight

...players in attendance continued the cheer."Matt and Ben were advanced at a young age," Juneau-Douglas boys basketball coach Robert Casperson said. "They were extremely competitive. I really enjoyed working with both of them. I remember...
Falcons draw familiar foe

...have to make sure our boys are awake," Blasco said.Somehow, the Falcons fell out of the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches poll, which lists (in order) Lathrop, West, West Valley, Kodiak and Dimond. Dimond is not in the state tournament...
Commissioner Kemp named Centralia College's Distinguished Alumnus

...Southeast Alaska, and graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 1971."I was invited by (then Centralia College basketball coach) George Gablehouse to play basketball at Centralia College. I saw that as an opportunity to continue to play ball...
Sochi-bound: How an accident changed a Juneau man's life and set him on track for the Olympics

...and carried his father's athletic tradition.As a sophomore at Juneau-Douglas he differed in opinion with his basketball coach and switched to Metlakatla.As a junior for the Chiefs, he started on a team that took the 3A Southeast Region...
Hail Seniors! Play Ball!

...Panhandle and through most of the remaining state.The Falcons slipped a notch to fourth in the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches poll this week, partially due to their split on the road in Ketchikan. The Kings (13-9, 5-3) have now taken...
Today in sports history

...2003 (24 years, 193 days).2008 - C. Vivian Stringer joins Pat Summitt and Jody Conradt as the only women's basketball coaches to win 800 games after Rutgers beats DePaul 60-46.2010 - Steven Holcomb drives USA-1 to the Olympic gold medal...


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