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KLAS STOLPE | JUNEAU EMPIRE
Derec Steinman takes a leisurely mountain bike ride up East Glacier Trail in this file photo. Steinman said the path is one of his favorite outings and a good work out.

Mountain bikers to discuss 'trail hunger' at feast

It is not easy to get a mass of mountain bikers to sit down for any length of time. Tonight, the Juneau Freewheelers Mountain Bike Club will attempt to do that in the Hangar Ballroom.

by Klas Stolpe

Local Sports Schedule

Thursday, Aug. 21 SOFTBALL Home 5:30-7 p.m., Midnight Suns Arena Ball registration for indoor softball and baseball, boys and girls ages 10 and under, cost is $45. Contact John Schauwecker at 723-5309.
Klas Stolpe

Seahawks' Schofield out to prove himself

RENTON, Wash. - Seattle Seahawks defensive end O'Brien Schofield is more determined than ever to prove himself after what he calls a "crazy" offseason.
CURTIS CRABTREE

Sports on TV

AUTO RACING 6 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck Series, UNOH 200, at Bristol, Tenn. CYCLING 11:30 a.m., NBCSN - USA Pro Challenge, stage 4, at Colorado Springs, Colo. GOLF 5 a.m.

Today in Sports History

Aug. 21 1901 - William Larned wins the first of seven men's singles titles in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship. 1914 - Walter Hagen captures the U.S. Open golf title by edging Chick Evans.

Browns coach Pettine wisely ends quarterback circus

BEREA, Ohio - Even Dale Earnhardt Jr. took issue with how the Browns handled their quarterback competition.
MARLA RIDENOUR

Nieves, Hamels lead Phillies past Mariners, 4-3

PHILADELPHIA - In a change of recent fortune, luck was on Cole Hamels' side this time. Wil Nieves doubled and had three hits and Hamels got a victory when he wasn't at his best as the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Seattle Mariners 4-3...
AARON BRACY

Davis inspires girls to dream with Little League star-power

Mo'ne Davis throws like a girl. This is a good thing. Check that; this is awesome. Her fan base agrees. It is growing exponentially, and it's awesome, too. Michelle Obama. Kevin Durant. Ellen DeGeneres. Russell Wilson. Magic Johnson.
GEORGE DIAZ
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