Sports

    • Parks and Recreation Youth Soccer Begins

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Spring is here and so is the “Early Bird” registration for the City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation’s youth outdoor soccer (ages 5 to 14) play.

    • Ketchikan Working to Find Answers for Wrestling Tournament Mishap

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Now with more than 20 coronavirus cases in five Southeast communities, all possibly related to the Ketchikan High School Bill Weiss Wrestling Tournament and a small schools Region V Tournament at the same venue, the Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District is still working diligently with the city’s Emergency Operations Center to discover exactly what happened.

    • Crimson Bears Girls Soccer Team Bests Soldotna Pitch

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas girls soccer team returned to normal on Thursday: an early morning wake-up call for the airport, a two-hour plane trip, a four-hour bus trip, a win on the road and a bus trip to a hotel.

    • Local Sports Athletes Earn State Hall of Fame Nominations

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School Yadaa.at Kalé boys basketball team and Crimson Bears All-State senior forward Cooper Kriegmont were finalists for youth Directors’ Awards presented by the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame this week.

    • Crimson Bears, Falcons Light Up Adair Kennedy Diamond

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas and Thunder Mountain High School baseball teams played long into the night under the Adair Kennedy stadium lights on Wednesday, with the Crimson Bears earning a 14-5 win over the Falcons.

    • NYO Traditional Games Stream Live from Juneau, Embrace Culture Statewide

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The 2021 Native Youth Olympics Traditional Games will stream live from the Thunder Mountain High School gymnasium this Saturday and Sunday.

    • Ketchikan School District Responds to ASAA Warning Letter

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The acting superintendent of the Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District released a statement responding to the warning letter from the Region V Executive Committee of the Alaska Schools Activities Association concerning Ketchikan High School not following the COVID-19 mitigation plans for wrestling events last month.

    • Crimson Bears Girls Corner Falcons on Home Pitch

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School Yadaa.at Kalé girls soccer team defended their home pitch against Thunder Mountain on Monday night at Adair Kennedy, winning on a last minute kick from the corner flag that was redirected in the box.

    • Track Teams Get Feet Wet in Season Opening Meet

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas and Thunder Mountain High School track teams got their feet wet on Friday and competed through the sunshine on Saturday in their first dual meet of the season at Falcons Field.

    • Crimson Bears Softball Girls Top Falcons at Melvin Park

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas and Thunder Mountain girls softball teams met in a cross-town conference clash on Saturday at Melvin Park and the Crimson Bears swept the Falcons, winning 9-1 in the opener and 13-6 in the non-conference night cap.

    • Crimson Bears’ Bats Sink Vikings

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School Yadaa.at Kalé baseball team put up 36 runs in two games on Saturday at Adair Kennedy Field, topping the visiting Petersburg Vikings 13-2 and 23-1 in non-conference action.

    • Crimson Bears Softball, Baseball Teams Get Friday Wins

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears softball and baseball teams earned wins in the rain on Friday night. The softball girls toppled Thunder Mountain and the baseball boys stopped Petersburg.

    • ASAA Watching COVID Protocols as State Tourneys Approach

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - After the Region V Executive Committee of the Alaska School Activities Association warned Ketchikan High School on Thursday of possible sanctions due to not following Region V policies concerning COVID-19 mitigations at the recent Kayhi wrestling tournament, ASAA Executive Director Billy Strickland said things will change.

    • High School Track Teams Facing off in Cross-Town Meet

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas and Thunder Mountain High School track and fields teams will host a cross-town track meet on Friday and Saturday at Falcons Field.

    • Ketchikan High School Warned by Region, State Governing Body

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Region V Executive Committee of the Alaska School Activities Association has warned Ketchikan High School of possible sanctions due to not following Region V policies concerning  COVID-19 mitigations at the recent Kayhi wrestling tournament.

    • Thunder Mountain Boys Nip Crimson Bears with Stoppage Time Goal

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - It is ironic Thunder Mountain’s winning goal over Juneau-Douglas Tuesday night came in stoppage time when, in fact, neither the Falcons or Crimson Bears sides ever slowed down, let alone stopped, in the 3-2 boys soccer match.

    • Crimson Bears Boys Soccer Open Season Tonight at Thunder Mountain

        Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears boys soccer team will play their first games of the season at Thunder Mountain tonight at 7 p.m. (JV action is at 5:15).

    • Former Crimson Bears Player Talisa Rhea Now Seattle Storm General Manager

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Juneau-Douglas High School 2007 graduate Talisa Rhea was promoted within the WNBA Seattle Storm organization on April 13 to General Manager, roughly 24 hours before the league’s draft.

    • Ketchikan Man Runs Through, Over, Around World’s Best Time

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Former Ketchikan Kings cross country runner Isaac Updike set his quickest, the United States’ fastest this season and world’s best time of this year for the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Oregon Relays in Eugene on Saturday.

    • Cross-Town Girls Soccer Match Pits Top High School Players on Pitch

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - One of the state’s top high school offensive players faced one of the state’s top defenders in a cross-town girls soccer match where only team colors separated rosters featuring players who grew up on the same pitch.

    • Thunder Mountain Softball Swings for The Fences at Ketchikan

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Thunder Mountain girls' sunny softball season began, after weather canceled their opening Jamboree tournament at Sitka last week and COVID canceled last season, with a storm at Ketchikan on Friday and Saturday.

    • Crimson Bears Girls Tame Wolves on Sitka Fields

      Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears girls softball team picked up right where they left off two years ago - but for many that was middle school.

    • Juneau High School Team Will Compete Outside School Parameters

        Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Unable to travel to the state basketball tournament over COVID-19 concerns, the Juneau-Douglas Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears are hustling to play at a tournament in California as a club team this weekend. 

    • Mt. Edgecumbe Boys Top Sitka for Region Championship

      The Mt. Edgecumbe High School Braves topped the Sitka Wolves in the final game of their best two-out-of-three Region V 3A basketball tournament series championship.

    • Mt. Edgecumbe Girls Force Championship Game

      JUNEAU, ALASKA (KINY) - The Mt. Edgecumbe High School Lady Braves beat the Sitka Lady Wolves with a last-second shot on Wednesday night inside the B.J. McGillis Field House.

    • Champions Crowned in Region V Virtual Cheerleading Competition

      JUNEAU, ALASKA (KINY) - The 2021 Region V Virtual Cheer Champions were announced on Tuesday.