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World track championships coming to U.S. indoor championships will be held in nearby Portland.And it was a former University of Oregon runner and his track coach that started Nike in the early 1970s. Nike Inc.'s headquarters, outside Portland in Beaverton, are just up the...
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Police ID victim of Oregon shooting as 14-year-old

...treated at the scene. He was identified as Todd Rispler, a 50-year-old physical education instructor and former track coach.Anderson said Rispler went to the office and initiated the school lockdown procedure.The attack panicked students...
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Sellers tops in North Douglas Duathlon

...first duathlon and I was really nervous."Jones said she asked advice from Thunder Mountain High School assistant track coach Sandi Pahlke."She told me what to expect, especially in the second transition from biking to the second 5K," Jones...
Life without limits

...Southeast for his involvement with the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament, put Brittenham in touch with Juneau-Douglas track coach Janette Gagnon, a special education teacher at the high school.Brittenham first came to Alaska with the program Challenge...
In the Stacks: new fiction for young adults's just a crush at first. The lovely and well-endowed Rebekah has rescued him from an angry encounter with his track coach and in return, Phillip agrees to go to her church's youth group meeting on Wednesday. And he soon finds himself...
Coaches come to Juneau to fight domestic violence your kids."He added something that the coaches already knew: "You're much more than a basketball coach, or track coach or cross country coach. You're a life coach."Barrow High School football coach Brian Houston heard about Coaching...
Going the distance

...junior Sophia Smith. "One thing that's been lost in all this is Juneau has four girls state champs," Juneau head track coach Scott May said of the relay quartet. May said he was hoping to make the top five or maybe the top three teams when...
Juneau JV girls claim victory in Petersburg five but two runners way back." The race was dedicated to longtime Petersburg High School teacher and running/track coach Jack Eddy, who retired last year. Eddy has been battling Parkinson's disease for several years, but still organized...
College Corner: Gaining confidence

...Marquette. We just talked on the phone and sent e-mails so I wasn't sure what to expect," Marquette cross country and track coach Dave Uhrich wrote in an e-mail. "I never expected her to be as successful as she has been and it certainly has been...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...12,000, in the memory of their son Rory, to the district so the track program could continue. Administrators and track coach Brad Taylor pondered how to apply the funds toward the program and evaluated what would be the best use of the funds...


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