Champions learn in the spotlight

Champions learn by winning tournaments and runners-up practice harder for another shot at the title.Fifteen crowns were won at Saturday's...
World champion skier Kikkan Randall announces pregnancy a press release from the United States Ski Team, World Champion cross country ski racer Kikkan Randall of Anchorage is planning...understands the hard work and the form that is necessary to be a champion, and she is already showing the determination to return to...
Annual co-ed softball tournament champions

...SeaBalls; Trash Talkers, Scared Hitless; Chad Ericksen's Big Red; V's Cellar Door; and I'd Hit That.The tournament champions for Division 1 were the Ballaholics; Division 2 champs were The Viking Lounge; and the Division 3 title went to Trash Talkers...
Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...School rah rah rah."As a senior, the girls' basketball team, then called the Wrangell Wolverines, was the southern champions of the Panhandle.Lund remembers traveling by fishing boat to Ketchikan for the tournament and being so sea sick the teams...
Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...San Jose.2003 - Brian Vickers becomes NASCAR's youngest champion ever, claiming the Busch Series title with an 11th place...No. 6 Duke beats Michigan State 74-69 in the State Farm Champions Classic at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Blue Devils...
Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

...While some may have dismissed what Sheen said as the latest rantings of a reckless grandstander, others were calling him a champion."Today, he's a hero of mine," said Peter Staley, a long-time AIDS activist who is HIV-positive. Watching Sheen's...
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Today in Sports History: Nov. 18

...Roger Penske his first Sprint Cup championship 40 years after the owner's first stock car race. Keselowski beats five-time champion Jimmie Johnson of mighty Hendrick Motorsports to fill the glaring hole on Penske's otherwise sterling racing resume.2012...
Today in Sports History for Nov. 16, Maya Moore and freshman Bria Hartley of UConn close the game on a 17-8 run.2012 - Stanford snaps defending national champion Baylor's 42-game winning streak, winning 71-69 when player of the year Brittney Griner misses a short turnaround at...
Sports on TV for Nov. 10

BOXING5 p.m., FS1 - Permier Champions, Alejandro Gonzalez Jr. vs. Karim Guerfi (bantamweights), at Austin, TXCOLLEGE FOOTBALL4 p.m., ESPN2 - Kent State at...
Sports on TV for Oct. 6

BOXING5 p.m., FS1 - Premier Champions, A series of pro boxing contestsGOLF6:30 p.m., GOLF - Presidents Cup, Day 1, at Incheon City, South KoreaMAJOR LEAGUE...


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