Sports

Tad Watson, left, drives against Jake Sleppy during boys varsity basketball practice at Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Tad Watson, left, drives against Jake Sleppy during boys varsity basketball practice at Juneau-Douglas High School: Yadaa.at Kalé on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Thunder Mountain tries unseating defending champs at regions

Falcons unleash fury on the mats.

Jamboree brings together robots, solutions to city problems

“They see the opportunities.”

Player of the Week: Alwen Carrillo

He helped Floyd Dryden claim the Icebreaker championship.

Running pioneer Marcie Trent and hockey professional Matt Carle will headline the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2020. (Courtesy Photo | Alaska Sports Hall of Fame)

Hall of fame announces its class of 2020

A running pioneer and hockey pro head the class.

  • Dec 12, 2019
Running pioneer Marcie Trent and hockey professional Matt Carle will headline the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2020. (Courtesy Photo | Alaska Sports Hall of Fame)

Photos: Are you ready for some basketball?

Local high school teams are gearing up.

Thunder Mountain sweeps regional robotics competition

Call it a ‘chain reaction.’

Meet the high schoolers competing for best robot

THMS high school robotics program grows to 30 students.

Photos: Icebreaker middle school basketball

Two crosstown opponents hit the court Friday night.

Juneau-Douglas goaltender Cody Mitchell turns to see the puck sliding into the net during a Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 hockey game against Homer High School at the Kevin Bell Arena in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Homer skates over Juneau-Douglas

The Homer hockey team skated over fellow Railbelt Conference team Juneau-Douglas on Friday, winning 8-0 at the Kevin Bell Arena. Homer is set to play… Continue reading

Juneau-Douglas goaltender Cody Mitchell turns to see the puck sliding into the net during a Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 hockey game against Homer High School at the Kevin Bell Arena in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Player of the Week: Ezra Elisoff

Ezra Elisoff is the Juneau Empire’s player of the week.

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Player of the Week: Dawson Hickok

He stood tall in net.

  • Nov 30, 2019
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