Voting is important

...write-in ballot, the Juneau Lion's Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament was inducted into the ASHOF as an "Event" in...aforementioned Didrickson played in the first Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in 1947. The tourney featured many professional-caliber...
My Turn: How can we celebrate Dr. Walter Soboleff Day?

...became a 33rd degree Mason. He joined the Juneau Lions Club in 1946 and was a founding member of the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in 1947.In 1970, at age 62, he accepted a teaching position at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where he...
70th Gold Medal Basketball Tournament seeking interest

...the release of the Juneau Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament dates.On Thursday, Juneau Lions Club vice presidents...divisions in the 70th annual Invitational Gold Medal Basketball Tournament.The 2016 tournament will be held March 20-26...
Dance teams begin grind

...their first ever Superior rating at the Region V basketball tournament last season in front of a packed gymnasium in...schools will have a surprise for the Region V basketball tournament competition March 9-12 in Sitka. Fans can also expect to see...
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...
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...
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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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...


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