Search Results for: Matt Johnson

Johnson heads to Highline CC [Basketball]

The plan was always to play college basketball, but when Xavier Johnson of Anchorage didn’t get any firm commitments he took matters into his own hands. He signed up with Alaska Exposure Senior Trip and toured NWAACC schools in Washington and Oregon, where the Alaska kids played open gym in front of coaches with hopes… Read more »

Johnson flirts with triple-double [Basketball]

It was the greatest performance of her college career, yet Alaska’s Jenna Johnson could care less. Utah State lost the game. Despite the senior guard having the game of her life, the Aggies dropped a 71-65 decision to Montana State. Johnson, of Wasilla High fame, scored a career-high 20 points, grabbed a career-high 10 rebounds… Read more »

Johnson back home for Shootout [Basketball]

Go ahead and pinch Jenna Johnson. The former Wasilla High player of the year doesn’t want to sleepwalk through the Great Alaska Shootout. The Utah State University senior is back in her home state to play in the tournament she grew up watching. And she wants to savor every moment. “It would be impossible to… Read more »

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Shryock leads Alaska contingent at The Rut in Montana

Originally from Montana, Adam Shryock moved to Alaska recently to bolster his mountain running resume. “I thought I needed to go earn my stripes in Alaska,” he told irunfar.com. The 28-year-old had a strong summer in The Last Frontier, where he broke the record in the Turnagain Trail Run from Potter to Rainbow and finished… Read more »