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John Borbridge Jr.

...Juneau-Douglas High School in 1945, Sheldon Jackson Junior College in 1947, and from the University of Michigan in 1955.During his time at Sheldon Jackson Junior College John met Emma Christine Nicolet, his wife of 68 years...
Robert Walter Larson

...throughout his grade and high school years graduating from high school in 1960. He began his college education at Mesa Junior College in Grand Junction, Colorado. He continued education at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado where...
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...are now Alaska Sports Hall of Fame members.Didrickson (Class of 2013) was a dominant player for Sheldon Jackson Junior College in the 1940s. He went on to become a local legend for the Alaska Native Brotherhood team and became the first player...
Stephen McPhertres Willamette University in 1963.Steve taught music at Nome High School from 1963-1965 and at Sheldon Jackson Junior College in Sitka from1965-1967, where he fell in love with dietitian Jan Vallem. They got married on February 17, 1967...
Former Juneau high school rivals win college championship together"The NWAC champion does not advance to the Junior College National Tournament due to budget constraints, so...Fenumiai's advice to high school players is to try junior college."A lot of people think that to make it and to be...
32 points

...Juneau Highschool center Herb Mead was the Gold Medal MVP in 1947. Mead led J-High to wins over Sheldon Jackson Junior College 52-44, the Ketchikan Coast Guard 54-37, before falling to the Ketchikan All-Stars 39-38. Mead, Denny Merritt...
Pride of Haines honored

...class valedictorian; awarded full scholarship to the University of Alaska-Anchorage; First Team all-GNAC his junior college season; finished UAA career with most 3-pointers made in a game (12) and season (113) and fourth on the GNAC...
Seattle's 2012 draft class providing difference for Seahawks

...transfer from North Carolina State to start as a senior; and Bruce Irvin, a high school dropout who had bounced around junior colleges before landing at West Virginia."In small circles, behind closed doors, we talked about that this could be the...
Police say 1 killed, 5 injured in shooting at ZombiCon

...Fort Myers Police Lt. Victor Medico said Expavious Tyrell Taylor, a 20-year-old who played football at a local junior college, died at the scene, but no other details about his death were released. Four others were taken to the hospital...
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Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian dies in Vegas

...converted into baskets at the other end.He recruited players other coaches often wouldn't touch, building teams with junior college transfers and kids from checkered backgrounds. His teams at UNLV were national powerhouses almost every year, yet...


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