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Alaska Sports Hall of Fame: Class of 2023 ceremony honors Reggie Tongue, Jessica Moore, Joe Floyd, Kikkan Randall and others

Hall of Famer Kikkan Randall surrounded by Trajan Langdon Award winners Geremu Daggett (left) and Colton Merriner. Photo by Jim Kohl Alaska celebrated some of its finest and most inspiring athletes Thursday night at the annual Alaska Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony — among them, a football player who spent a decade playing in… Read more »

Moore retires quietly, finds new job [Basketball]

Today is Jessica Moore’s birthday. At 31, however, in the world’s best women’s basketball league, birthdays are probably welcomed like turnovers and missed free throws. Age has finally caught up with Moore, a 6-foot-3 center from Palmer, who was waived earlier this week by the Washington Mystics. The good news is that she stayed on… Read more »

Moore nears two career milestones [Basketball]

One of the best basketball players to ever come out of Alaska is nearing a couple sweet career milestones in the WNBA. Palmer’s Jessica Moore is on the verge of eclipsing the 700-point and 500-rebound marks in her eighth season in the league. The Connecticut Sun center has scored 698 points in 245 career games,… Read more »

Moore back with WNBA’s Sun [Basketball]

Eighth-year WNBA veteran Jessica Moore of Palmer is back with the Connecticut Sun after being released by the Atlanta Dream. “When I talked to our captains and veterans and told them we had the opportunity to bring her back,” Sun coach Mike Thibault told the Norwich Bulletin, “it was like ‘Get her on the plane.’… Read more »

Moore back in WNBA with Atlanta [Basketball]

Palmer’s Jessica Moore is headed back to the WNBA. The Atlanta Dream today signed the veteran center, hoping the 6-foot-3 defensive specialist can improve the team’s rebounding troubles. Moore, of Colony High fame, played last season with the Connecticut Sun. She averaged 1.7 points in 29 games. This will be her fifth WNBA team in… Read more »

Moore pulls down 15 rebounds (Basketball)

She’s a role player in the WNBA, but in Turkey she’s a star. Palmer’s Jessica Moore proved that again over the holiday weekend, delivering season highs with 19 points and 15 rebounds for Antakya in a 78-73 win over Istanbul. Moore, of Colony High fame, made 6 of 14 field goals and added 2 steals… Read more »