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  1. Anchorage gamer receives 'esports' scholarship to play video game in collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Anchorage Daily News

    Jonathan Steigleman, 18, a senior at Anchorage Christian School has received an scholarship to play the video game "League of Legends" at Southwest Baptist University. Gone are the days when hardcore gamers were relegated to their parent's basements, sipping energy drinks and munching on Hot Pockets while smashing away on their keyboards until the wee hours of the morning.

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  2. Sharing the spotlight: Rams seniors sign volleyball, football Letters of IntentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Monroe Catholic seniors Savannah Mapp, near left, and Caleb Thomas, center, signed National Letters of Intent during a ceremony Tuesday afternoon in the high school's library.

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  3. For 3 East athletes, college basketball is opportunity to continue playing with - brothers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Anchorage Daily News

    East basketball players Trey Huckabay, Moses Miller and Carson Washburn sign their National Letters of Intent to play basketball at Southwestern Oregon Community College on May 3 at East High. The three East High seniors have been playing basketball with, or against, each other since they were fourth-graders, long before they were draining 3-pointers and throwing down dunks.

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  4. Homer trio receives Alaska High School Hall of Fame inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 6 | Peninsula Clarion

    Retired teacher, coach and Homer administrator Dave Cloud poses with his wife Melissa, a retired elementary school teacher and former Teacher of the Year award recipient. The Homer girls basketball squad celebrates a third consecutive state championship with a win over Cordova in 1991 in Fairbanks.

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  5. Number of departing UAA men's basketball players grows to 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    Forward Gus Simmers, second from right, and guard Damien Fulp, first from right, are leaving the UAA men's basketball team. If the UAA men's basketball team took the court today, it would barely have enough players to field a full team.

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  6. Fairbanks native McCullough signs with UAF men's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Nasaydria Hendricks displays her softball National Letter of Intent with the Northland Community and Technical College during a signing ceremony Thursday afternoon in the Lathrop High School library.

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  7. ASAA to add 11 Hall of Fame membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Five coaches, four athletes, one administrator and one sponsor headline this year's Hall of Fame class for the Alaska School Activities Association. Leading the group are three selections from Homer who had a hand in that school's run of three straight state girls basketball championships from 1989 to 1991 - players Beth Ladd, and Jody Hensen Reding and coach Dave Cloud.

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  8. SoHi graduate Skjold caps successful hoops career at UAFRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    University of Alaska Fairbanks senior Kaillee Skjold drives to the basket in early February 2017. It was an 8 a.m. Monday session in Skjold's freshman year in women's basketball at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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  9. Anchorage's Klie schooled competition on court and in classroom during DII hoops careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    UC San Diego's Adam Klie of Anchorage eyes the basket during the West Region championship game against Chico State last month in San Diego. Whether it was on the basketball court or in the classroom, Service High grad Adam Klie frequently pushed the limits of what it means to be a student and an athlete during his tenure with the UC San Diego men's basketball team.

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  10. On Hollywood and the hardwoodRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | Capital City Weekly

    Though now a Hollywood star, Yakutat native and Gold Medal regular Martin Sensmeier didn't expect a red carpet at the Lions Club Gold Medal Basketball Tournament this year. He likes Gold Medal how it is: like one big family potluck with a basketball battle as the main dish.

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  11. Karlberg family chases Simmers family - and they're all chasing Hebert-TruaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Wasilla coach Jeannie Hebert-Truax is a three-time Alaska Player of the Year and a three-time Alaska Coach of the Year. Tobin Karlberg's Player of the Year award gives the Karlberg family of Anchorage two of Alaska basketball's top honors.

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  12. Karlberg keeps up family tradition for Grace Christian basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    "They ended up winning by four, but we'll get them next year," Tobin recalled with a smile. "Believe that."

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  13. Success and defeat on the court: Hebard leads Ducks in NCAA tourney; Monroe falls at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    News-Miner opinion: As her team prepares for its toughest test ever this afternoon, Oregon women's basketball standout Ruthy Hebard will have plenty of support from Fairbanks.

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  14. Wasilla girls use coach's 'bag of tricks' to repeat as 4A championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Wasilla coach Jeannie Hebert-Truax watches her squad play during Saturday's championship game against Dimond on Saturday at the Alaska Airlines Center. With a week left in the season, Wasilla Warriors girls basketball coach Jeannie Hebert-Truax introduced a couple of new defenses to her team.

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  15. Related:Parker, Osborne come up clutch to lift Dimond to 4A boys basketball gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dimond huddles to celebrate its 4A state title after the game. Dimond beat Wasilla in the boys 4A State championship Saturday at the Alaska Airlines Center.

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  16. Grace Christian boys, ACS girls grab spots in 3A championship gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Tyler Mann of Valdez drives inside on Isaac Garcia of Monroe Catholic at the 2017 March Madness Alaska basketball tournament on Friday afternoon, March 24, 2017, at UAA. The Grace Christian boys and the Anchorage Christian girls will play for state basketball championships Saturday after each knocked off the defending champions from Barrow in Friday's Class 3A semifinals at the Alaska Airlines Center.

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  17. The Valdez bench celebrates a late-game comeback that eventually...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    It's a rarity for a varsity basketball team to be without a single senior, let alone make a run at the state tournament. Yet two of them will play for championships on Saturday.

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  18. It's Dimond vs. Wasilla, times two, in Class 4A title gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alissa Pili of Dimond splits Colony defenders at the 2017 March Madness Alaska basketball tournament on Friday afternoon at the Alaska Airlines Center. Class 4A basketball fans will be seeing double Saturday night at the Alaska Airlines Center, where both title games will pit Dimond against Wasilla.

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  19. ACS advances, Grace loses in Class 3A girls tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Galena senior guard Kameron Reitan drives past Anchorage Christian's Mary Kate Parks during the ACS's 54-37 victory Thursday at the Alaska Airlines Center. One Anchorage team grabbed a semifinal spot but the other dropped into consolation-bracket play Thursday at the Class 3A girls basketball tournament.

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  20. With its stars struggling, Dimond girls turn to Bialo, Carle in first-round winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Dimond's Seanne Bialo defends an inbounds pass from Juneau's Morgan Balovich in a girls 4A state quarterfinals basketball game Thursday at the Alaska Airlines Center. When Dimond's two first-team all-state players struggled to hit shots Thursday, others stepped up to lead the Lynx to a first-round victory over Juneau in the Class 4A girls state basketball tournament.

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