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McKeown selected for volleyball honor

...Crimson Bears are still determining who their setter will be. Until they develop one of the underclassmen, senior defensive specialist Cora Bontrager plays that position."At this point and this early in the season we are really happy," Knight...

In Thursday's season preview story about the Juneau-Douglas High School volleyball team, the name of returning senior defensive specialist Krista Heard was inadvertently omitted from the list of varsity players.
Crimson Bear volleyball team heads to state

...Most of Juneau's starters are back for the rematch. "We're really excited to play Palmer," Juneau senior defensive specialist-outside hitter Sarah Bixby said. "I think we're matched up well." "They're not a slouch team. They've...
Crimson Bears go unbeaten

...we still played well." "At the beginning of the season we had no clue how the season would go," Juneau senior defensive specialist Nikki Bennett said. "We always have a little more we can work on. But we played really well, even with...
Crimson Bears favored to win region volleyball title

...Saturday will decide the winner of the double-elimination tournament. "We're feeling confident," Juneau senior defensive specialist/outside hitter Sarah Bixby said. "We're hoping to go out with a bang," Juneau senior outside hitter...
Crimson Bears coasting

...made them go around or over the top, which made it easier for the defense. Assistant coach Pat Gorman said senior defensive specialist Kalea Chapman had her best night passing the ball on the year, and senior outside hitter Keaunna Miller served...
Crimson Bears older and wiser

...Julie Heard, senior middle blocker/outside hitter Morgan Zidek-Ledington, junior setter Ryia Waldern, senior defensive specialist Rowena Lumba, sophomore middle blocker/outside hitter Karla Dunivin, senior middle blocker/outside hitter...
Juneau spikers to host Sitka

...I hope we don't have a letdown. Last week wasn't anything like Southeast." "It was fun," Juneau senior defensive specialist Nikki Bennett said. "We'll do fine, as long as we play together." Sitka, which didn't attend the...
Juneau spikers claim region crown

...outside hitter Kelly Baxter was 34-for-35 serving with seven aces, and collected 10 digs and 14 kills. Senior defensive specialist Nikki Bennett was 17-of-17 serving with one ace, and junior outside hitter Julie Heard had 24 kills and...
Juneau spikers chug past Chugiak at state

...for a long time," Heard said. "I wasn't surprised." "I don't think we were too worried," Juneau senior defensive specialist Nikki Bennett said. Juneau was led by Baxter, who had 19 kills, 10 digs and served two aces. Neussl added...


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