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Damen Bell-Holter

Damen grew up in Hydaburg, a small village in Southeast Alaska. Damen, an Alaska Native, says that growing up he was surrounded by poverty, drug abuse, partying, and other reckless behavior. Fortunately, his basketball skills provided an opportunity to pursue his dreams. After graduating from Ketchikan High School as an All State basketball player, Damen played NCAA basketball at… Read more »

Bell-Holter headlines hoops youth camp Saturday in Anchorage

After playing basketball all over the world, Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter is coming back to Alaska to share his experiences with the next generation of players. The former Oral Roberts University all-star will be at Begich Middle School on Saturday for one day only. Bell-Holter, of Ketchikan High fame, has professional experience in Italy, Finland, Turkey… Read more »

Eager to take the next step, Italian pro team turns to Bell-Holter

After taking small steps of improvement in the last few seasons, Italy’s Moncada Solar Agrigento turned to Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter to take the next step. The 6-foot-9 first-year forward helped the team earn a franchise-best fourth-place finish in West division and snag a berth to the Serie B playoffs. Agrigento [17-13] will face F. Konatatto… Read more »

Bell-Holter sparks Italian team Agrigento to victory

Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter just missed a double-double but still helped Italian team Agrigento stay in the middle of the pack in the division. The 6-foot-9 forward scored 15 points and grabbed nine rebounds in an 81-67 win over Rieti. Bell-Holter, of Ketchikan High fame, made 6-of-11 shots from the field and both free throws. He… Read more »

Bell-Holter shows off monster dunking skills in Italy

Get out of the way when Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter is about to dunk the basketball. Or risk getting posterized. Some defenders in Italy have learned the hard way. Bell-Holter, of Ketchikan High fame, has made a big splash with his new team. The 6-foot-9 forward just missed a double-double with nine points and nine rebounds… Read more »

Bell-Holter collects fifth double-double in Finland

Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter collected his fifth double-double of the season in Finland to help Lapua get a much-needed win. His 16 points and 12 rebounds propelled his team to an 86-70 victory over Pyrinto in premier basketball league action. Bell=Holter, of Ketchikan High fame, sank 6-of-14 shots including his only 3-point attempt. He also blocked… Read more »