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Juneau Rollergirls' jammer "Kimbustible" gets the edge over Yukon Roller Girls' jammer "Wilder Than Her" during a past bout at Centennial Hall. KLAS STOLPE | JUNEAU EMPIRE

Juneau's roller girls set to scare you silly

The much anticipated season opener for the Juneau Rollergirls will be Saturday night as they terrorize Centennial Hall in a split-squad ghoul-fest entitled "Nightmare on Egan Drive."
The spider-webbed doors open at 6:15 p.m. and wheels roll at 7 p.m.

by Klas Stolpe

Local sports calendar

Friday, October 24 FOOTBALL Away, 6:15 p.m., ASAA State Large Schools Football Championship, South vs. West, at Anchorage Football Stadium. Saturday, October 25 RUNNING Home, 10 a.m., Zombi Run 5K and 1 mile. Sandy Beach Shelter, Douglas...
Klas Stolpe

At 1-1, World Series moves to quirky Giants park

SAN FRANCISCO - Eric Hosmer is eager to see what makes San Francisco's waterfront ballpark unique. "I know absolutely nothing," the Kansas City first baseman said.

Another football season ends over hazing

PHILADELPHIA - A second high school football team's season has come to an abrupt halt after allegations rookie players were subjected to what officials called humiliating and inappropriate initiation rites.

Today in sports history

1943 - The Green Bay Packers grab nine interceptions, seven off Frank Sinkwich, in a 27-6 victory over the Detroit Lions.

Sports on TV

AUTO RACING 8 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500, at Martinsville, Va. 9:30 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for Kroger 200, at Martinsville, Va. 11 a.m.


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