Photos: Nine days and counting to season football opener
Juneau-Douglas High School Crimson Bears seniors Trevor Pfaff (87), Brian Brassfield (15) and Travis Duvernay (60) sprint during a drill at Adair Kennedy Field on Wednesday. The Crimson Bears open the high school season at crosstown rival Thunder Mountain High School on Falcons Field, Saturday August 11. A preview of both teams will run in next week's Juneau Empire Sports.
Thunder Mountain High School Falcons, left-to-right, junior Joseph Ia, senior Josh Tupou (31), sophomore Shayne Brown and senior Vili Tupou work through a drill at Falcons Field on Wednesday. The Falcons will open the high school season by hosting crosstown rival Juneau-Douglas on Saturday, August 11. A preview of both teams will run next week in the Juneau Empire Sports.
Juneau-Douglas High School Crimson Bears senior football player Gary Speck helps Juneau Youth Football League player Ashton Melton put on his jersey before both players begin their separate practices at Adair Kennedy Field on Wednesday. The Crimson Bears open the season against the Thunder Mountain Falcons on Saturday, August 11 at TMHS Falcons Field. The JYFL is still selecting teams and will begin their season soon.
Depending on a lot of composure and a little luck at the end of an overtime game, the Thunder Mountain High School boys basketball team squeaked out a second win against visiting Colony on Saturday. Read more