Hong Kong a hop, skip and jump away

...Australia, in 1997. The event only had 120 skippers attend. This early version of the competition later became known as the Masters event, based off of a competition developed by Bob Berry of the Juneau Jumpers.The JJ team members are both nervous...
McIlroy builds 6-shot lead at British Open

...anything for granted," McIlroy said.He knows that from experience, good and bad. He blew a four-shot lead at the Masters in 2011 and shot 80 in the final round. He had an eight-shot lead at the U.S. Open two months later and set two...
Today in sports history

...London.2005 - Michelle Wie misses a chance to play in the Masters as BYU junior Clay Ogden birdies four of the first five...her to become the first woman to get an invitation to the Masters.2007 - Se Ri Pak wins the Jamie Farr Owens Corning...
Glacier Swim Club hosts Olympic athletes

...proper body mechanics, learn stretches and core exercises and be able to ask questions."Definitely all the GSC kids, the Masters swimmers out there, even kids who might have an interest in swimming will learn from this," Griffith said. "They...
Spurned by Spuhn Island

...through what they did. Most of them have appeared at every single one of the Planning Commission hearings held related to the master plan and ordinance in the past several months."I really hope that you are wise, and you can see the opportunity that...
State, second ferry union reach deal

...the state's agreement with the Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific that was tentatively agreed on last month."The Masters, Mates and Pilots members who serve as Deck Officers aboard the vessels of the Alaska Marine Highway System provide...
Spieth wants to make US Open a family affair

...Opens (1999 and 2005) and allegedly has been toughened up.Spieth is no longer an unknown, especially after leading the Masters on Sunday this year, before Bubba Watson started hitting shots around grandstands and through windmills to win.Spieth...
Impressions of The Last Frontier Theater Conference

...80-year-olds, New Yorkers, Texans, locals and more. There was Catherine with an ear for cafe chats, Antoinette the master of Southern gothic, and Jean the matriarch of Anchorage theater. On the strength of my new friends' encouragement...
Today In Sports History Kel Nagle by three strokes in a playoff round. Gene Sarazen and Ben Hogan had won the U.S. and British Opens, the Masters and the PGA.1970 - Britain's Tony Jacklin becomes the first English golfer in 50 years to win the U.S. Open...
Tutunov to give recital, lead classes in Juneau

...masterclass with Tutunov will be offered from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. on Saturday, June 21, at Northern Light. The cost for the master class is $30.Finally, a free student recital will be offered at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 22, at Northern Light...


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