Monthly Archives: February 2013

Perkins pumps in 25 points in China [Basketball]

February 4, 2013

Doron Perkins of Anchorage never met a shot he didn’t like, a run-and-gun style that fits perfectly in China. The starting guard contributed more than a third of the offense for the Foshan Long Lions in a 122-119 victory over Jilin, collected 25 points and nine assists. Perkins, of Bartlett High fame, also grabbed seven… Read more »

DeLoach wins 60m hurdles in Boston [Track]

February 2, 2013

As a fun way to distract her attention from the long jump, Alaska’s Janay DeLoach likes to mess around with the hurdles. But it doesn’t look like she’s playing. DeLoach today scored a surprise win in the 60-meter hurdles at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix in Boston, crossing in 7.97 seconds to beat Tiffany… Read more »

Bell-Holter says dunk-you very much [Basketball]

With his team looking for a spark, Damen Bell-Holter of Hydaburg provided the fireworks. The 6-foot-9 senior center for Oral Roberts dunked on an Southeastern Louisiana defender as part of an explosive effort in the second half in a 65-59 victory in Tulsa, Okla. He finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds for his sixth… Read more »

Simmers nets 21, game winner [Basketball]

Call her unorthodox. Call her unpredictable. Her coach called her both. Lehigh might call Anna Simmers of Anchorage unstoppable. The Army senior scored a game-high 21 points, grabbed eight rebounds and handed off five assists in a 61-56 victory in Bethlehem, Pa. “When [Simmers] plays within the system, she’s really good,” Dave Magarity told The… Read more »

‘I’m the luckiest girl in the world’ [Basketball]

February 1, 2013

Best. Year. Ever. That’s basically how Utah State senior Jenna Johnson of Wasilla feels about the basketball season. The star guard continued her MVP-type season in an 81-50 blowout of Idaho with a 19-point, 10-rebound, 5-assist, 4-steal performance. It was her eighth double-double in 21 games. “I couldn’t imagine this year going any better,” Johnson… Read more »