In this March 24, 2018 photo, Haines’ Christine Hansen drives against Yakutat’s Janie Jensen during the Women’s final in the Juneau Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament at Juneau-Douglas High School. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

In this March 24, 2018 photo, Haines’ Christine Hansen drives against Yakutat’s Janie Jensen during the Women’s final in the Juneau Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament at Juneau-Douglas High School. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

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