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Kate Starbird shoots over Katie Smith during a 2002 game against the Minnesota Lynx in 2002.

WIAA Hall of Fame Class of 2014

More than two decades after a prolific high school basketball career, Kate Starbird continues to be recognized.

2014 ISSF Shotgun World Cup

Published: 01:26PM April 17th, 2014

TUSCON, Ariz. — It was an all-American shootout for the gold and silver medals for Men’s Double Trap during the 2014 International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Cup April 13 at the Tucson Trap and Skeet Club.

Published: 01:23PM April 17th, 2014

Children’s fishing derby on McChord

U.S. Paralympic Skiing

Published: 01:19PM April 17th, 2014

FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. — In one moment Senior Airman Sean Halsted felt the rope in his hands, and in the next, it was gone. That millisecond was all it took to leave the young Airman with a debilitating injury that would cause him to reassess his entire future. This accident would not only test his resiliency, but it would also test the resiliency of his brothers — brothers in blood and in service.

Intramural Basketball

Published: 03:22PM April 10th, 2014

When the 62nd Maintenance Group hosted its annual awards banquet, Log Fest, April 4 on McChord Field, a few Airmen were running late.

CYSS Little March Madness

Published: 03:17PM April 10th, 2014

During most sporting events you’re likely to see fans, players or coaches yelling heatedly when someone misses a basket or a pass. However, that wasn’t the case at the Little March Madness event Friday at the Main Youth Center gym at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Fishing clinic

Published: 03:13PM April 10th, 2014

Amanda Tallmadge bought a new fishing pole and tackle box full of lures and hooks. She just needed to learn how to use it all.

Published: 03:10PM April 10th, 2014

Cross-country series off and running

Roller Derby

Published: 03:20PM April 3rd, 2014

For a majority of the Cast Iron Skaters coed roller derby squad, Saturday marked the first time they circled the AFC Skate Arena’s track for a bout against another team.

Month of the Military Child

Published: 03:16PM April 3rd, 2014

Irene Goodman promotes physical health.

Army Sports Program

Published: 03:13PM April 3rd, 2014

SAN ANTONIO — Participation in service sports programs is usually its own reward, with common benefits to personal fitness and health. But sometimes, things as routine as Army sports can lead to unexpected opportunities.

Published: 03:10PM April 3rd, 2014

Intramural basketball championship Friday

Health & Fitness

Published: 12:02PM March 27th, 2014

Bruce Ammons is always game for a challenge.

Outdoor Recreation

Published: 11:54AM March 27th, 2014

Joint Base Lewis-McChord offers many fishing spots for anglers.

U.S. National Shooting Team

Published: 11:46AM March 27th, 2014

FORT BENNING, Ga. — Seven Soldiers from the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit will join members of the U.S. National Shooting Team to compete in the International Shooting Sports Federation World Cup starting today at the USAMU’s Pool International Range Complex and Phillips Range on Fort Benning.

Published: 11:39AM March 27th, 2014

Intramural basketball championship April 4

Published: 12:02PM March 20th, 2014

Call it the luck of the Irish, but March 15 was a record-setting day for the JBLM Sports Office.

Published: 12:36PM March 20th, 2014

Golf competition set for Whispering Firs

Published: 12:25PM March 20th, 2014

At a time when running barefoot or with so-called minimalist shoes has gained increasing traction, researchers at the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine at Natick Soldier Systems Center decided to study how Soldiers run during physical training and if running style contributes to training-related injuries.

Published: 11:54AM March 20th, 2014

A goal by U.S. Marine Corps veteran Josh Sweeney won gold for USA’s Sled Hockey Team in a 1-0 victory over Russia on March 15.

Army Male Athlete of the Year

Published: 11:37AM March 13th, 2014

When Nate Conkey played on his first All-Army rugby team in 2006, an assistant coach had a premonition.

JBLM ShamROCK ‘n’ Run

Published: 11:34AM March 13th, 2014

The Joint Base Lewis-McChord 2014 Race Calendar will open with a bang Saturday.

JROTC Physical fitness competition

Published: 11:30AM March 13th, 2014

TACOMA — With their peers comfortable in their classrooms, five Lakes High School students were pushing themselves to their physical endurance limits.

Published: 11:26AM March 13th, 2014

Race calendar opens with Shamrock Run

Published: 03:23PM March 6th, 2014

12 JBLM female service members and family members, had the opportunity to play a women’s team when Fairchild Air Force Base in Spokane contacted JBLM about organizing a men’s and women’s exhibition basketball tournament Feb. 21 at Wilson Sports and Fitness Center.

Published: 03:10PM March 6th, 2014

With only in-store advertising, the word still spread far and fast: Seahawks were coming to Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Subway contacted the Lewis Main Exchange to partner the launch of a new menu item with a meet and greet of Super Bowl champion receivers Jermaine Kearse and Doug Baldwin of Seattle. Also making an appearance was Jared Fogle, spokesman for Subway, who travels all over the world visiting stores at military installations.

Published: 03:35PM March 6th, 2014

A group from JBLM has prepared to make its way through the 2014 CrossFit Open. It’s the annual, worldwide competition that seeks to find the greatest athletes in CrossFit.

Published: 03:47PM March 6th, 2014

Race calendar opens with Shamrock Run

7th Infantry Division

Published: 02:18PM February 27th, 2014

TACOMA — First Lieutenant Bryan Halicki hadn’t played ice hockey since he was 13. But when he learned his commander of the 109th Military Intelligence Battalion, Lt. Col. Scott Fitzgerald, was starting a team of 7th Infantry Division Soldiers from JBLM, there were no second thoughts.

Girls Washington State Mat Classic XXVI

Published: 02:11PM February 27th, 2014

Brianna Galvan set two goals for her freshman wrestling season at Steilacoom High School. She has already met one and is well on her way to achieving the second in her young, successful prep career.