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Ketchikan Kings make conference swing

...Jones.These athletes have been practicing weekly, and their season runs from March through May.The Alaska Special Olympic Games are the second Saturday in June at Anchorage and include sports such as basketball, swimming, track, gymnastics...
Educator Spotlight: Janna Lelchuk

...all-state art competition. And, of course, my big pride is former Russian class student James Gomez, who worked at the Olympic Games in Sochi last winter as the Russian language translator. Every year, I participate and present at various state...
Today In Sports History

AUGUST 11936 - The Olympic Games open in Berlin. The opening ceremonies is presided over by Adolf...him a total of six gold, the most won by a gymnast in a single Olympic Games.1994 - Algerian Noureddine Morceli sets a world record in the...
Sports Quote

And from that nineteen sixty four, this was my goal to go to Olympic Games. And I realized what does it mean, Olympic Games, like big celebration. And, in nineteen seventy two Olympic Games I wasn't really going to be a star, and overnight I became a star.- OLGA KORBUT
Today in sports history in history takes 5 hours, 50 minutes to complete.2009 - Golf and rugby are added to the 2016 and 2020 Summer Olympic Games.2010 - Mike Brinkley passes for six touchdowns and Armond Smith runs for five scores to lead Union (Ky.) in a...
Today in History

...Afghanistan killed about ten people, including three Americans. Closing ceremonies were held in Athens, Greece, for the Olympic games.Five years ago: Funeral services were held in Boston for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, who was eulogized by President...
Today in History

...U.N. refugee camp in western Burundi, shooting and hacking at least 150 Congolese Tutsis to death. The summer Olympic games officially opened in Athens. TV chef Julia Child died in Montecito, California, two days short of her 92nd birthday...
Why try?

...triathlon continues to grow yearly. It is generally acknowledged that the introduction of the sport into the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games began the first real push toward acceptance.Two years ago, life long runner Jim Ustasiewski, a Juneau athlete...
Photo: Olympian teaches hockey clinic

...was the first Alaskan named to the U.S. Olympic women's hockey team. She won a bronze medal in the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Torino, Italy. Today will be her last in the Tongass Alaska Girl Scout training clinic.
Canada women beat US 3-2 in OT for Olympic gold

...and to bring it back (home) is amazing."Shannon Szabados made 27 saves for Canada, which has won 20 straight Olympic games since the Nagano final in 1998. That was the only gold medal for the United States, which lost in the Olympic final...


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