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The 1923-24 Juneau High School boys basketball team and coach N. I. Baker. The roster that season included John Halm, George White, Harold Campen, Ed Garnick, Albert White, Albert Olsen, Leonard Holmquist, Fred Gould, Earle Hunter, Chris Ellengen, Art Petersen, and Harold Brown. The Douglas High School roster that year included Coach Frank Foster, Albert Garn, Leslie Cashen, James Mannng, Glenn Graves, Tom Cashen, Leland Swanson, Doug Gray and Gordon Gray. The Douglas girls included Coach Bernice Scoville, Kathleen McCormick, Emma Garn, Beth Anderson, Alberta Gallwas, Thelma Wiitanen, Sophia Anderson, Mary Africh, M. Lindsay, Nelma Niemela and M. Williamson. The Juneau girls included Coach Emma Ueland, Della Lindstrom, Ruth Krugness, Florence Bathe, Grace Kleinschmidt, Alma Weil, Dora Lindstrom, Lynda Pademeister, Hansena Campen, Eva Tripp and F. Meserschmidt. Photo by Winter & Pond, courtesy of the Alaska State Library (ASL-P87-2524). If you have any information on this photo or any other early sports in the area or other historical tidbits please call the Juneau Empire Sports Editor, Outdoors Editor, or Online Editor. See daily historical photos on page A2 and in Sports. For more historical photos go to Juneauempire.com. The Juneau Empire is celebrating a "Century of the Empire" and is encouraging readers to submit old photos, comments or information on the areas rich history.