The Southeast Conference's top football team visits Juneau tonight, and the Thunder Mountain High School Falcons will look to slow down the North Pole Patriots in a must-win game with playoff implications.
Friday, Sept. 19
Home, 8 p.m., Thunder Mountain Falcons host North Pole Patriots (JV 5 p.m.).
Home, 6 p.m., Juneau Invitational high school swim meet at Dimond Park Aquatic Center. JDHS, TMHS, KTN, SIT, PSG, MET, and CRG.
1948 - Pancho Gonzales, 20, wins the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association title with a three-set victory over Eric Sturgess.
1951 - Ford C. Frick, president of the National League, is elected baseball commissioner by the team owners.
5:30 a.m., NBCSN - Formula One, practice for Singapore Grand Prix
8 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for SYLVANIA 300, at Loudon, N.H.
9:30 a.m., FS1 - NASCAR, Truck Series, practice for UNOH 175, at Loudon, N.H.
The NFL shield is unrecognizable. It is pockmarked with the black eyes of battered women. It is stained with the bleeding scars of abused children. It is filled with the crocodile tears of apologists who excuse all the nonsense.
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews is no longer just for men.
The spiritual "Home of Golf" became the latest club to end years of male-only exclusivity on Thursday when its members voted overwhelmingly in favor of inviting...