Local Sports News
Falcons Girls Fall Under Knights Blows
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Night or day, the Colony Knights girls basketball team is tough to handle and the Thunder Mountain Falcons found that Saturday morning was just as tough as Friday night, falling 60-48 under a barrage of shots from outside from the visitors who also won 60-52 the night before.
TMHS Boys Fall to West Valley at Barrow
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Thunder Mountain High School Falcons boys basketball team ended their Barrow road trip with an overtime loss to the West Valley Wolfpack 50-47, in the championship game of the Barrow Whaler Invitational on Saturday.
JDHS Boys Fall to Colony in Alaska Airlines Classic
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears boys basketball team finished eighth in the Alaska Airlines Classic, losing to the Colony High School Knights 64-43 at West Anchorage on Saturday in the seventh-place game.
Friday Hoops: Colony girls Top TMHS, TMHS Boys Top Nikiski, JDHS Boys Fall to Lathrop
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Friday night lights shone bright on the Thunder Mountain High School gym as the Falcons girls flirted with a victory against Colony but fell 60-52; the Falcons boys defeated Nikiski 68-42 at Barrow; and the Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé boys fell to Lathrop 58-53 at the Alaska Airlines Classic in Anchorage.
Baxter Heats Up Barrow! Sets Falcons Scoring Record!
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Thunder Mountain High School sophomore Thomas Baxter has never played as far north as he did on Thursday night in Barrow, nor as he scored as many points. Baxter put 40 points in the books to tie a Falcons single game record and help the Falcons top the Barrow Whalers 73-68.
Crimson Bears Girls Dig Deep Hole in Loss to Colony
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears girls basketball team fell behind early and fought back too late in their 51-42 home loss on Thursday to the visiting Colony Knights.
Crimson Bears Boys Fall to Thunderbirds Pressure
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears boys basketball team saw what the best hoops team in the state can bring to the court, falling 70-34 to the Bettye Davis East High School Thunderbirds in the opening day of the Alaska Airlines Classic at West Anchorage High School on Thursday.
Olympic Star Shiffrin: Loss of Father 'Still Pretty Painful'
(Associated Press) - Mikaela Shiffrin glances over her right shoulder at the photo of her late father, Jeff, hanging on a wall in her Edwards, Colorado, home. She smiles. Then she bows her head, sighs and begins speaking, occasionally pausing between words, perhaps because it simply still just doesn’t seem real, nearly two years after the unfathomable loss
JDHS Boys Open Alaska Airlines Classic against State's Best
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears boys will be opening the Alaska Airlines Classic at West Anchorage High School against Alaska's most accomplished high school basketball program from Bettye Davis East Anchorage.
Crimson Bears Sweep Viking Warriors
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé Crimson Bears hockey team completed a Treadwell Arena sweep of the Tri-Valley High School Viking Warriors, winning by the score of 8-0 on Wednesday.