Pure Sole: Not your grandma's jump shot

...from seeing the familiar Crimson Bears player, albeit a much improved one.Former Thunder Mountain Falcons state basketball player and all-conference football player Ben Jahn finished his freshman season at Williamette University pretty much...
Three Juneau athletes earn nominations

...Juneau-Douglas swimmer Ciera Kelly, Thunder Mountain cross-country runner Brendan Pietz and Thunder Mountain basketball player Sarah Morris were among the 15 Alaskan high school students selected.According to the Wendy's High School Heisman...
Alaska Hall of Fame voting opens

...medal in the women's downhill at the 1992 Albertville Olympics in France.Former Juneau-Douglas High School basketball player Carlos Boozer has a "Moment" nod as well, when he helped Duke win the NCAA title in 2001.Juneau athletes will...
Thanks from Juneau Fast Break Basketball Camp choices. Time was included during camp for special presenters to address multiple topics. Former professional basketball player, Talisa Rhea, discussed goal setting with the campers. NCAA Division I football player, Faifo Levale, spoke...
Pure Sole: The love of the game

...the high school career of an arguably ungifted teen basketball player has ended, but the result of those years is set...uniform soaked in the most desirable quality of a basketball player: the love of the game."You can kind of just let...
Pure Sole: Running is hard

...we are all different and running makes us universal.I have no clue what he saw in me.He said I ran like a basketball player, and that was not a compliment.But he took me out on his midnight training runs after he finished his college...
Today In Sports History

...Woods is the seventh member of the PGA Tour's 50-win club.2008 - Sammy Villegas, a former University of Toledo basketball player, is charged with point shaving. Villegas, who played basketball for four years at Toledo, is accused of shaving...
Pure Sole: My Nightmare

...on Archie Young at's bio from the Hall of Fame states:Arguably the greatest boys basketball player in Wrangell High School history, Archie Young averaged 19 points and double figure rebounds over his illustrious...
Mo'ne trying to find some peace amid all the attention

...women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma, a Norristown (Pa.) native, called her Monday. Davis is a superior basketball player and someday hopes to play for UConn, and, usually, she is an incessant yapper.She was rendered nearly speechless...
Haines affair

...are from. You can't beat it. People watching and eating food you don't normally eat."There was author, basketball player and costumed bear Joe Parnell; a leashed onslaught of Most Lovable Dog show contestants; the Haines High School...


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