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Alaska Hall of Fame voting opens

...twice in The North Face Endurance Challenge Championship among a field of the best runners to don shoes.Another Juneau athlete on the ballot is Hilary Lindh, who is in the "Moment" category for winning the World Championship in 1997. Lindh...
Why try?

...Sydney Olympic Games began the first real push toward acceptance.Two years ago, life long runner Jim Ustasiewski, a Juneau athlete, could barely swim. Now he has run faster as a master's age athlete than he ever did at a younger age. He has...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Sports: Juneau athlete spins toward AIDS awareness 5/8/98

...part in the 560-mile Calfornia AIDS ride, which begins at the end of May. MICHAEL PENN / THE JUNEAU EMPIRE Juneau athlete spins toward AIDS awareness Fitness trainer's 560-mile California ride will also benefit Juneau's Shanti...
Falcons boast big nest of track athletes

...96), the long jump (15 feet 6.75 inches) and the triple jump (33 feet 7.75 inches). Welling was the only Juneau athlete to win a state track title last season.According to May, 22 athletes qualified for the state tournament last season...
Petersburg, Kayhi win Ketchikan Invitational track meet

...finished third in the 400 and fourth in the 200.Following are the winners from each event and/or the highest placing Juneau athlete:Girls Shot Put ? Shawna Nelson, Ketchikan, 32-04.5 (4. Ava Tomkins, TMHS 28-02.50).Boys Shot Put ? Joe Paden...
Photos: An Olympic Wave

Local Juneau athlete Joe Tompkins was acknowledged during a Thunder Mountain High School basketball game last weekend. Tompkins will be representing Team USA in the 2014 Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia, March 7-16. Tompkins is currently training at the Eaglecrest Ski Area.
Empire Editorial: Bring the facts into the open

...also go very wrong, and that happens when there is a failure to supervise or a culture built up that makes a teenage Juneau athlete fearful to report a beating like the one caught on video last summer at a football training camp.All it takes is...
Photo: Juneau athlete

Jim Mercuhet of Juneau jumps during the standing broad jump event at the 2003 Special Olympics Alaska summer games Sunday in Anchorage.
Dodgers draft former Juneau athlete

The Los Angeles Dodgers selected former Juneau resident Justin Fuller in the 11th round of the Major League Baseball draft Tuesday.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Boozer saves day for Duke Juneau athlete scores winning basket and saves game with last-minute-steal By JOE MACENKA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WINSTON-SALEM, N.C...


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