Joe Tompkins' Paralympics journey ends with training injury

Juneau Para Alpine Skier Joe Tompkins is recovering in a German hospital after suffering multiple injuries after crashing during a training run last Thursday, one day...
Joe Tompkins teammates

Juneau's Joe Tompkins will be joined by the following athletes on the 2014 U.S. Paralympic...Columbia, Conn.); Jamie Stanton (Oakland Township, Mich.); Joe Tompkins (Juneau, Alaska); Tyler Walker (Franconia, N.H.).Guides...
Juneau's Joe Tompkins heads to US Paralympics qualifying races

Juneau mono-skier Joe Tompkins left for the hills and slopes of Aspen, Colo., on Tuesday to concentrate on a possible U.S. Paralympics National team slot...
Gastineau Gang claim District title

...the district tournament," Juneau manager Jeremy Ludeman said. "I am proud to be a part of this coaching staff with Joe Tompkins, Erik McCormick and Gilbert Mendoza. We couldn't have gotten this far if we were not on the same page."Juneau...
Tompkins honored by Legislature

Members of the state Legislature honored Juneau's Joe Tompkins on Monday.The Juneau delegation, Reps. Cathy Munoz...citation honoring Tompkins.The citation "Honoring Joe Tompkins" was read across on the House floor."I appreciate...
Silver for Joe!

...Cup in Tignes, France on Wednesday.And Juneau's Joe Tompkins was the reason."I feel great," Tompkins said from...resist."He called and said 'you are on the team Joe," Tompkins commented. "I asked him where we were going and he...
Juneau sandlot player 'mining' baseballs in the valley for three more with Bill McCauley. Greely also acknowledged the wisdom he attained from Falcons' assistants Joe Tompkins and Todd Luck.Greely left TMHS to become the head pitching coach at Evergreen Community College in Washington after...
Athlete Of The Year that mileage.Also deserving attention are Kenny Fox, Riley Moser and Dr. John Bursell. Plus Ben Jahn and Joe Tompkins.Fox repeated state swim championships and Nordic ski challenges; Moser topped local high school runners; and Bursell...
Pure Sole: Review This!

...100-miler and John Nagel was second in the Little Su 50K as Joe Tompkins was blazing down Eaglecrest Ski Area's Upper Hilary...adventures. It is that last mountain left unclimbed."Joe Tompkins was injured in a training run at the 2014 Paralympic...
A place where coaches walk

...the end zones and beyond the stands."He was a great, great young man," TMHS basketball coach and Olympic athlete Joe Tompkins said. "He was always there helping kids, clubs, junior high, high school. He was just all about the kids. He...


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