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Bell-Holter far from ordinary (Basketball)

Hydaburg’s Damen Bell-Holter is just like any other student at Oral Roberts University in Oklahoma. He’s on Facebook. He listens to Fabolous, Lil Wayne and The Game. He isn’t afraid to speak his mind. Then again, Bell-Holter is far from ordinary. “I actually did my own basketball camp (in July) where I got about 70… Read more »

Johnson named All-WAC Freshman (Basketball)

Alaska’s Jenna Johnson was rewarded for a solid rookie season at Utah State University yesterday when she was named to the All-Western Athletic Conference Freshman Team for women’s basketball. Johnson, of Wasilla High fame, played in 19 of her team’s 30 games last season and ranked second in free-throw percentage (.833). The 5-foot-10 guard was… Read more »

As Rhea nears mark, she credits others (Basketball)

Alaskan Talisa Rhea is on the verge of breaking the Oregon State University career 3-point record, a hallowed mark that should reign in praise like she rains in jumpers. Yet she can’t stop promoting the people around her. “It’s definitely a team thing because without my teammates, without my coaches, I wouldn’t even have the… Read more »

Griffin leads locals in NCAA openers (Basketball)

When Kelsey Griffin of Eagle River began her freshman season at the University of Nebraska, she was just one of many Alaskans playing NCAA Division I basketball. Right now she is at the top of the class. Griffin, of Chugiak High fame, is being billed as an All-American candidate this season, with the university printing… Read more »