Juneau Invitational Volleyball Extravaganza

The Juneau Invitational Volleyball Extravaganza (JIVE) begins on today in the Juneau-Douglas High School gymnasium with Pool Play at 4 p.m.

Pool Play consists of a single six team pool and each match is 2 games to 25 points with no cap. Pool play resumes on Saturday at 9 a.m. to noon.

The Six teams will then be placed in a double elimination bracket based on pool play records. Play resumes Saturday at 12:30 p.m. with best 2-of-3 games to 25 with the deciding game to 15 (no cap).

Following is the JIVE schedule -

Friday, Court 1, Court 2:

4 p.m., Ketchikan Vs. Colony / Sitka Vs. Petersburg

5 p.m., Juneau Vs. Petersburg / Ketchikan Vs. Sitka

6 p.m., Colony Vs. Thunder Mountain / Juneau Vs. Sitka

7 p.m., Thunder Mountain Vs. Ketchikan / Colony Vs. Petersburg

8 p.m., Juneau Vs. Thunder Mountain

Saturday, Court 1, Court 2:

9 a.m., Colony Vs. Juneau / Sitka Vs. Thunder Mountain

10 a.m., Ketchikan Vs. Juneau / Thunder Mountain Vs. Petersburg

11 a.m., Ketchikan Vs. Petersburg / Colony Vs. Sitka

12:30 p.m., Bracket game 1 / Bracket game 2

1:45 p.m., Bracket game 3 / Bracket game 4

3 p.m., Bracket game 5 / Bracket game 6

4:15 p.m., Bracket game 7 / Bracket game 8

5:30 p.m., Bracket game 9

6:45 p.m., Finals

8 p.m., If Game (if a teams first loss) Finals


JDHS girls sweep 3A Sitka

Early in the third quarter and leading by seven points, Kendyl Carson and Caitlin Pusich traded 3-point attempts, each missing two in a row on an extended Crimson Bears possession. It was that kind of night for the Juneau-Douglas High School girls basketball team. Fortunately, visiting Sitka also shot poorly, and JDHS escaped Friday with a 41-31 win.

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