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Refereeing is not easy

...on Juneau.Sims had to think long and hard as to his most memorable contest officiated."I have been a state tournament official in all four sports," Sims said. "I can remember when Boozer and that group of kids were playing. By the time...
Iowa team wins LLSWS tiebreaker after questioning no-hitter

...deliberately losing a game.The Central Iowa team beat South Snohomish Washington 3-2 in a rematch ordered by the tournament.Officials demanded the extra game after it received reports that some teams "did not play with the effort and spirit appropriate...
Sharapova saves two match points, advances at Australian Open

...McHale 6-3, 6-0.Serena and Venus Williams withdrew from their first-round doubles match on Wednesday, but tournament officials did not immediately specify a reason. Both of the sisters have second-round singles matches on Thursday.On...
Super Bowl, Tiger make Phoenix the center of sports universe

...the tournament for the first time in 14 years, it should be even more crowded, as hard as that is to imagine. Tournament officials have said more than 200,000 are expected this Saturday.Among those performing somewhere around town will be...
State tournament pitch unkind for Juneau teams

...lost to a good team and our kids respect that."JDHS senior Franky Gonzales was awarded the Man Of The Match by tournament officials.The Crimson Bears will play West Valley at 7 p.m. today at Eagle River.In other boys action South nipped West...
East tops JDHS at state volleyball tournament

...McKeown had three blocks, Spargo and Bontrager one block attempt each.The Player of the Game award, given by ASAA tournament officials, went to junior Martina Worden. Sportsman awards were given to Tona Fogg and Maddie McKeown."Martina had a...
Mt. Edgecumbe's Johanson, Thorne Bay's Jenson earn grappling titles

...where his parents still live.The state tournament was seeded by computer this season instead of coaches and tournament officials and that resulted in semifinal matches sometimes being the highlight matches. Johanson's win over Alexander...
Juneau girls claim first state soccer crown

...said Bus, who was named player of the game by tournament officials. "There are nine seniors, and we wanted it so...Post was named player of the game for Juneau by tournament officials. The Crimson Bears took a one-goal lead in the...
Juneau boys beat East to open title defense

...Evan gave me the ball down the line," said Sullivan, who was selected as Juneau's player of the game by tournament officials. "I beat a defender and he put it on my foot. It was definitely nice to get a goal at the beginning of the game...
Juneau softball holds off Service

...a better ending." "I just went with it," said Staveland, who earned three Player of the Game awards from tournament officials. "I didn't watch it (her triple), I just ran." Charles Bingham can be reached at cbingham@juneauempire...


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