ANCHORAGE — The champs aren’t ready to move over quite yet. Not after the opening round of the ASAA/First National Bank Alaska Basketball State Championships.
Second-seeded Juneau-Douglas opened defense of its 4A girls’ basketball state title by steamrolling No. 7 South Anchorage 60-22 Thursday morning at Anchorage’s Sullivan Arena.
Senior Sarah Tarver showed no ill effects from a severely sprained ankle suffered less than two weeks ago, scoring a game-high 14 points on 7 of 14 shooting while pulling down nine rebounds in 19 minutes.