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US basketball reigns in Spain and awaits Rio Olympics

...won with powerhouse rosters in the Olympics and beatable ones in the worlds...these two years and get ready for the Olympics. So if we - whatever group suits up and flies down to Brazil for the Olympics - if we're not prepared with...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-09-16/us-basketball-reigns-spain-and-awaits-
Sports
Today in sports history

...three Olympic sprint events. Bryan Clay wins the decathlon, the first American to win the 10-discipline event at the Olympics since Dan O'Brien at Atlanta in 1996.2010 - David Rudisha of Kenya breaks the 13-year-old 800-meter world...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-22/today-sports-history
Sports
Today In Sports History

...Championships, the first gold in history for the Americans - men or women - at the biggest international event this side of the Olympics. Romania takes the silver medal and Australia wins bronze.2004 - Michael Phelps matches Mark Spitz's record of...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-20/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...matches that performance against Nicaragua, winning 8-0.1992 - Carl Lewis leads a U.S. sweep in the long jump in the Olympics with a mark of 28 feet, 5 1-2 inches on his first attempt. Mike Powell takes the silver and Joe Greene the bronze...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-06/today-sports-history
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Today in Sports History

...12 seconds. Sally Barsosio becomes the first Kenyan woman to win a gold medal at either the World Championships or the Olympics, taking the 10,000 meters in a world junior record time of 31:32.92.1999 - Mark McGwire becomes the 16th member...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-05
Sports
Letter: Killing whales for display at Sochi Olympics

...sophisticated, and intelligent teams in the world, rivaling the best of any team or individual events ever featured in the Olympics. Orcas live in family units, called pods, for their entire lives and must work together as a team for their survival...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-04-28/letter-killing-whales-display-sochi-o
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Bigger beach volleyball fest

...the sandiest, sexiest sport in the Olympics."We're trying to appeal to...tune into beach volleyball for the Olympics, especially in a place like Rio...public and private money - to hold the Olympics and build related sport and urban...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-25/bigger-beach-volleyball-fest
Sports
Today in Sports History

...Naber of the United States becomes the first swimmer to break the 2-minute barrier in the 200-meter backstroke at the Olympics in Montreal.1976 - Mac Wilkins of the United States sets an Olympic record in the discus with a toss of 224 feet in...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-24
Sports
Today In Sports History

...Open golf championship for the second straight year with a 294 total.1952 - Five American boxers win gold medals at the Olympics, marking the first time the U.S. wins the unofficial team title. The five medalists are flyweight Nate Brooks...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-01/today-sports-history
Sports
Hong Kong a hop, skip and jump away

...competition developed by Bob Berry of the Juneau Jumpers.The JJ team members are both nervous and excited to participate in the "Olympics" of jump roping. Most of them have not been out of the country.The team also had to recently relearn routines because...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-20/hong-kong-hop-skip-and-jump-away
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