Monthly Archives: January 2017

Jones collects 1st double-double to help Edmonds win in NWAC

January 24, 2017

The progression of Anchorage’s Daon Jones on the hardwood hit a high note to help Edmonds Community College earn its first league win in the Northwest Athletic Conference. The freshman guard recorded the first double-double with career highs of 16 points, 12 rebounds, three steals and two blocks in a 94-93 win over Everett Community… Read more »

Baham ranks No. 3 in NWAC in 3-point shooting percentage

January 23, 2017

When the Peninsula College men’s basketball team needs to dial up a shot from long distance, they call on Alex Braham of Wasilla. The 6-foot-5 sophomore is having a career year shooting the ball from beyond the arc. Baham ranks third in the Northwest Athletic Conference with a .506 3-point percentage on 40-of-79 3-point shooting…. Read more »

Pili dons USC hat to signify intentions on National Signing Day

January 22, 2017

Anchorage’s Brandon Pili just knew he could play college football – so much so he moved to Portland, Oregon, during part of his senior season to prove it. Then he proved himself on the field, landing two NCAA D1 offers after his first game at Westview. Eventually, the word got out on Pili and Power… Read more »

Johnson has triple-double for South Mountain CC in Arizona

January 21, 2017

Anchorage’s Desmond Johnson did it all for South Mountain Community College. The 5-foot-10 sophomore guard scored 11 points to go with a season-high 10 rebounds and 12 assists in a 96-82 loss to Phoenix College in Arizona. Johnson, of East High fame, has triple-double game every time he takes the basketball court and last year… Read more »

King-Dunbar drops 4th 20-point game for Notre Dame de Namur

January 20, 2017

Anchorage’s Tre’Shawn King-Dunbar didn’t shoot well last game, but he’s got a short memory. The senior guard for Notre Dame de Namur came out gunning and made 8-of-17 field goals en route to netting 20 points in an 80-70 loss to Fresno Pacific in Pac West play in Belmont, California. King-Dunbar, of Bartlett High fame,… Read more »

Fenumiai pulls down 17 rebounds, No. 6 in Evergreen history

January 19, 2017

No school in the Cascade Collegiate Conference will be happier to see Juneau’s Gabi Fenumiai graduate Evergreen State College more than Walla Walla. The senior center has dominated the team in three career meetings in the NAIA league. And for the second time in as many years, Fenumiai inked her name in the Evergreen record… Read more »

Brackett nets 20 points on just 12 shots for Holy Cross College

Holy Cross College forward Travon Brackett of Anchorage had his midrange game on point for the Saints. The 6-foot-4 junior netted 20 points on an efficient 9-of-12 shooting from the floor, but it wasn’t enough to prevent a 90-86 loss to Olivet Nazarene in NAIA hoops play in Holy Cross, Indiana. Brackett, of West Valley… Read more »

Two Alaska women part of unbeaten Boston Pride of NWHL

January 18, 2017

Anchorage’s Zoe Hickel assisted on a second-period goal that helped the Boston Pride beat the Connecticut Whale 4-0. With the win, Boston improved to 9-0 in the National Women’s Hockey League. It was the fifth assist and sixth point of the season for Hickel, of South High fame. Two weeks ago, against Connecticut, the forward… Read more »

Wyche pours in 36 points in 40 minutes for Laramie County

January 17, 2017

Road games bring out the best in certain players. Da’Zhon Wyche of Anchorage played all 40 minutes and took over the offensive with a career-high 36 points as Laramie County beat North Platte 92-85 in Nebraska during JCCAA action. Just a freshman, he sank 13-of-23 field goals and all six free throws. The 5-foot-8 point… Read more »

Harris nets 21 points in NBA D-League, two shy of career high

Anchorage’s Ramon Harris has found new life with the Grand Rapids Drive. His scoring and rebounding averages have improved, he’s already hit a game-winning shot and recently he flirted with his career high for points. The 6-foot-7 forward and fifth-year NBA D-League veteran pumped in seven 3-pointers on his way to scoring 21 points –… Read more »