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Lasher 21st Alaska D1 hoops player to reach 1,000 career points

Anchorage’s Colter Lasher has etched his name in the history books after the Houston Baptist University senior forward recorded his 1,000th career point. He is just the 21st Alaska basketball player to reach the marvelous milestone at the NCAA D1 level. The 6-foot-7 swingman also became the first Houston Baptist player to join the 1,000-point… Read more »

Perkins grabs 11 rebounds, beats former team in Turkey

Play professional basketball long enough like Doron Perkins of Anchorage has and you’re bound to play old teams. A veteran of 11 seasons, Perkins has been all over the world. He’s played in Turkey a couple different times and returned there this season with Yesilgiresun Belediye. He faced off against his former team, Besiktas, and… Read more »

Rhea off to China with Team USA [Basketball]

She had never been invited to play basketball for Team USA, but after scoring 1,664 career points in college it’s about time Alaska’s Talisa Rhea got her shot. The Seattle University senior will travel to China next week with a college all-star squad sponsored by the United States Basketball Academy. The Americans will be there… Read more »

Rhea scores 21 in college finale [Basketball]

Juneau’s Talsa Rhea wrapped up her college career the same way she started it – by leading her team in scoring. The senior guard pumped in 21 points for Seattle University in a season-ending 68-64 loss to Northern Iowa in the semifinals of the Women’s Basketball Invitational. Rhea sank 6 of 20 field goals and… Read more »

Rhea nears famed 1,500 mark (Basketball)

Juneau’s Talisa Rhea is on the verge of joining a very exclusive club. The senior guard at Seattle University needs just 19 points to reach the 1,500 career point mark, an accomplishment achieved by only a handful of Alaska women at the NCAA D1 level. Rhea pumped in 28 points last night to give her… Read more »

Alaskans square off on WNBA court (Basketball)

For the previous five seasons Jessica Moore of Palmer roamed the WNBA as the only Alaska player in the league. Now she’s got company in Eagle River’s Kelsey Griffin. And Friday night they will meet head-to-head for the first time when Moore’s Indiana Fever take on Griffin’s Connecticut Sun in the opener of a two-game,… Read more »