Today In Sports History for April 6

1896 - The first modern Olympic Games begin in Athens, Greece. James B. Connelly wins the first event - the hop, step and jump.1936 - Horton Smith edges Harry Cooper by one stroke to win...
World Cup 3v3 soccer champions

...Wade Gifford, Kai Hargrave and Jack Schwarting; FRANCE - Benjamin Erickson, Elijah Jarrett, Dawson Menz and Bodhi Nelson; GREECE - Kean Buss, Reece Dusenberry, Benjamin Goldstein and Mya Pecson; RUSSIA - Riley Duncan, Megan Miller, Tommy Pearson and...
Turn STEM into STEAM

...said that his ability to design products like the iPhone and iPad - and form the teams necessary to build them - came from his early studies of Ancient Greece, and, in particular, a course he once took in calligraphy.Jerry SmetzerJuneau
Avoiding Greece's tragedy

...the economies of the United States and Greece have almost nothing in common. One's...States has the capacity to avoid default. Greece is on the brink. Take no comfort in the...will be. Don't believe it? Consider Greece. For all its dysfunction, the tiny Aegean...
Greece gets new rescue deal, with help from private creditors

...agreed to a sweeping deal that will grant Greece a massive new bailout - but likely make...International Monetary Fund will give Greece a second bailout worth $155 billion...interest rates or selling the bonds back to Greece at a low price."For the first time...
Juneau Soccer club's World Cup plays on

...playing under the colors of Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Ecuador, France, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and Uruguay. "I think this is fantastic," Stock said. "The kids...
Oil plunge is threat and boon to global economies

...add to one of the eurozone's biggest headaches: low inflation. Weak inflation makes it harder for troubled economies like Greece to reduce debt. It is also a problem for the European Central Bank, which wants to boost inflation from just 0.3 percent...
Wrestlers at Ancient Olympia with sport in mind

ATHENS, Greece - Wrestling is a really ancient sport. It has been documented in prehistoric...who have won a big part of their Olympic medals in the sport, such as Greece and Turkey, joined in. In May, the IOC decided that wrestling, along...
Local youth score in 3v3 World Cup

Argentina, Greece, Hungary and Egypt triumphed over the weekend in the Juneau Soccer Club's...Plummer, Matisse Geselle and Kai Ciambor won the Developmental Division. Greece, with players Owen Costello, Gavin Millard, Eli Crupi and Sophia Pugh...
New restaurant brings taste of Greece to Kodiak

...May 1, the day before they returned to Greece after giving up on ventures in Anchorage...Europe from 1998 to 2011. He worked in Greece as the executive chef for Oro Toro, an...May 2011 because work wasn't good in Greece after the economic crash in late 2009...


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