Monthly Archives: February 2013

Perkins shows off w/ triple-double [Basketball]

February 10, 2013

The Anchorage playmaker did it again. Arguably one of the greatest players to come out of Alaska, Doron Perkins accomplished an awesome basketball feat in China with a triple-double. The 6-foot-2 guard accumulated 20 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists for the Foshan Long Lions in a 128-122 loss to Liaoning. One of his teammates… Read more »

Winford, EWU rally from down 18 [Basketball]

February 9, 2013

If there was ever a game Kevin Winford of Anchorage would brag about later in his life, it’d be tonight’s epic win over Northern Arizona. Thanks to his late-game heroics, Eastern Washington rallied from an 18-point deficit with eight minutes left in the second half to produce an improbable 77-74 victory in overtime; on the… Read more »

DBH has record 9th double-double [Basketball]

Having the best season of his career, Damen Bell-Holter of Hydaburg kept it going tonight against Stephen F. Austin in Texas with his third consecutive double-double. The 6-foot-9 senior for Oral Roberts scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for his record ninth double-double of the season, one more than he had as a sophomore…. Read more »

Winczura has career best on vault [Gymnastics]

Texas Women’s University gymnast Amy Winczura of Eagle River turned in a pair of top-3 performances during a quad meet featuring No. 13 Arizona, Pittsburgh and Illinois State. She also scored a career-high on the vault. Winczura, of AGC fame, finished second on the vault with a score of 9.825. She was also third on… Read more »

Britt wins NWAACC weekly honor [Basketball]

February 8, 2013

As one of only two women in the NWAACC averaging at least 15 points and 10 rebounds, Bobbi Britt of Anchorage is having a special season worth recognition. It came in the form of her winning the player-of-the-week award. Britt, of Bartlett High fame, helped Grays Harbor win a big game over Lower Columbia with… Read more »

DBH collects (another) double-double [Basketball]

February 7, 2013

Oral Roberts senior Damen Bell-Holter of Hydaburg tonight had his seventh double-double performance of the season. Sadly it came in an 85-73 Northwestern State in Natchitoches, La. The 6-foot-9 center scored 23 points and ripped down 14 rebounds in 35 minutes. These monster games are starting to become familiar for Bell-Holter. This was his 11th… Read more »

Stephens signs w/ D2 power in Missouri [Football]

When it came time for Nathan Stephens of Anchorage to decide where he would play college football this fall, he took the path of least resistance. In other words, he followed his heart. Stephens, of Dimond High fame, made his intentions official on national signing day by signing with Missouri University of Science and Technology,… Read more »

Abdul-Bassit commits to U. of Oregon [Basketball]

February 6, 2013

Remember the great Muff Butler? He was king of Alaska hoops back in the day, a playground legend in Anchorage and one of the state’s first players to go on and play D1 college basketball. His kid’s got game too. Jalil Abdul-Bassit of Anchorage is headed to the University of Oregon after making an oral… Read more »

Simmers not taking things for granted [Basketball]

February 5, 2013

Life is going great for Debbiey Simmers at Malone University in Canton, Ohio. The junior guard out of Anchorage is starting at guard, averaging double figures in points per game and finding her role on the NCAA D2 team. She’s also been named league player of the week twice and squared off against the nation’s… Read more »

Oleson starts first game w/ Barcelona [Basketball]

February 4, 2013

North Pole’s Brad Oleson started his first game with Barcelona, which traded for the star guard last week. He scored 10 points in 25 minutes in an 88-76 win over Assignia in the Spanish League. Oleson, of UAF game, also had three rebounds, three assists and a steal. He went 5-for-5 from the foul line…. Read more »