Monthly Archives: June 2012

Oleson nets 12, team loses Game 5 [Basketball]

June 3, 2012

Brad Oleson of North Pole scored 12 points and missed only one shot, but it couldn’t save Caja Laboral during the Spanish League playoffs. The team dropped the decisive Game 5 79-69 to Real Madrid. Oleson went 3 for 4 from the floor and 6 for 6 from the line. The 6-foot-3 guard started and… Read more »

DeLoach third at Prefontaine Classic [Track]

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach finished third in the women’s long jump at the 38th annual Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Ore. She jumped 22 feet, ¼ inches. “Consistency was the big thing for me. No matter what happens I want to be consistent,” she told reporters. “The wind was switching. It seemed like it was a head… Read more »

Baker watching Monday’s draft closely [Baseball]

June 2, 2012

Just because Alaska’s Dylan Baker of Western Nevada College is an overnight sensation doesn’t mean he woke up one day and was good. No, he became the No. 1 junior college prospect in the country because of sweat and sacrifice. It was during the offseason, away from the bright lights of the field. “I worked… Read more »