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Falcons underdogs but overachievers

...was just too much of a shootout," then JDHS coach Rich Sjoroos said. "We played right into their hands. They dominated...TMHS coach Jeep Rice, and former JDHS head coach Rich Sjoroos (2005 Railbelt Conference & Alaska State Assistant...
Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...OR39. Greg Lane, 49, M, 1:51:53, Whitehorse, YT40. Theresa Soley, 26, F, 1:52:00, Juneau, AK41. Rich Sjoroos, 45, M, 1:52:22, Juneau, AK42. Andy Romanoff, 49, M, 1:52:30, Juneau, AK43. Mark Hopson, 50, M...
Penn's top picks, or my favorites anyway, and came up with these. "Each one tells a story: Juneau-Douglas' Football Coach Rich Sjoroos screaming in celebration of his team's unexpected lead with a minute to go in the game, a fireman atop a tall ladder...
Pure Sole: Review This!

...Bruce Griggs won "Best Accuracy" and "Best Costume" went to Gabi Whato.Juneau-Douglas High School football coach Rich Sjoroos was not rehired as the head coach because he didn't have a teaching position with the school district. Assistant...
A place where coaches walk

...were all affected by Mahle's character in some way."I have known him since he played in high school," JDHS coach Rich Sjoroos said. "People remember he was a high energy guy from his playing days up through his coaching. He brought a lot of...
State football playoffs are upon us

...have the ball, they need to be made to drive the length of the field without large play yardage. Former JDHS coach Rich Sjoroos guided the Crimson Bears to the championship game last season, and held a lead before succumbing to Soldotna 56-49...
Hamrick to miss Crimson Bears' clash with Kayhi

...last time a coach was suspended from the field was in 2011 when Crimson Bears two-time Alaska State Coach of the Year Rich Sjoroos and then Falcons head coach Bill Byouer received one-game suspensions for an argument on field in front of witnesses...
JDHS coach accused of verbal abuse

...the hire. The board didn't want Hamrick, who had previously served as assistant head coach under former head coach Rich Sjoroos, as its new leader, Tragis said.The letter states that "multiple experienced football parents complained that Kevin...
High School Football polls favor the 'little guys'

...multiple vertical seams for both the running and passing game.The game was organized last November by former JDHS coach Rich Sjoroos and Juneau School District Athletic Director Sandi Wagner.Contests against out-of-state opponents originated back...
Crimson Bears football in a coaching uproar

The final season for Juneau-Douglas High School football coach Rich Sjoroos may have passed by with no accolades.No retirement ceremony. No tip of the hat on the road in Ketchikan, Soldotna, Anchorage...


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