Why try?

...popularity of 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...
Today in sports history

...favor of the women, who had appealed the International Olympic Committee's decision to disqualify them from the Sydney Games. In Sydney, Jearl Miles-Clark, Monique Hennagan, LaTasha Colander Clark and Andrea Anderson were part of the squad that...
Hong Kong a hop, skip and jump away

...them placed on the U.S.A team. The U.S.A. team has a total of about 50 people.FISAC held its first competition in Sydney, Australia, in 1997. The event only had 120 skippers attend. This early version of the competition later became known as...
Today in Sports History

...title, as Serena becomes tennis' first double gold medalist at an Olympics since Venus won singles and doubles at the 2000 Sydney Games. Ben Ainslie earns another gold in the Finn class to become the most successful sailor in Olympic history.2013 - Alex...
Perseverance Theatre opens "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" in Anchorage

Perseverance Theatre will open their production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" by Tenessee Williams in the Sydney Laurence Theatre at the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts on April 11. A pay-as-you-can previews will be offered on...
The 1st Alaska One-Minute Play Festival to be held in Anchorage

...Anchorage.The 1st Alaska One-Minute Play Festival will be presented on Monday, April 15, and Tuesday, April 16, at the Sydney Laurence Theatre. One-minute plays by more than 20 established and emerging local playwrights were commissioned for this...
Wild Oats XI leads Sydney to Hobart race

...pace for a sixth win and a possible elapsed time record in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race on Thursday.The five-time line honors...Ragamuffin Loyal about 28 hours into the race that began Wednesday in Sydney Harbor.Lahana was in third and Black Jack fourth as the leaders...
Glacier Swim Club hosts Olympic athletes

...Keller has Olympic gold ('04, 4x200 free & 4x200 free) from Athens, silver ('00, 4x200 free) from Sydney, and bronze from Sydney (400 free) and Athens (400 free). He has gold, silver and bronze Medals from the World Championships...
Around The Bases

...are 79-1 over the past three years.The large school state softball all-tournament team featured East's state champions Sydney Smith (12), Gabby Meyerson (11), Taria Page (11) and Morgan Hill (11); Lathrop's Selena Maxwell(12) and Kacey...
Juniors All-Stars get wet softball win over Sitka

...Morgan walked, McArthur walked, Morgan scored on a passed ball, Hannah Davis walked and McArthur scored on an error. Next, Sydney Kimber reached on a fielder's choice, Emily Young walked, Bayley Fleming walked and Young scored on a passed ball.Juneau...


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