Kaiserslautern senior Alana Dickerson will enter her final season of DODDS-Europe basketball with her post-prep future already set.
Dickerson, an All-Europe wing and captain of the defending Division I champion Raiders, has signed her National Letter of Intent to continue her career at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, an NCAA Division II program.
The Kaiserslautern Kingfish claimed a decisive team victory in a European Forces Swim League meet on Saturday at Ramstein Aquatic Center.
The host Kingfish scored 1,283 total points to pace a five-team field in the event. The Stuttgart Piranhas finished second with 787 points, while the Hohenfels Tigers scored 210, the Eifel Sharks collected 182 and Rota Swim Club produced 90. Here are the meet’s individual standouts:
Gregory Broome is an experienced and accomplished community sports journalist. Officially a native of Iowa, Broome grew up a Department of Defense dependent at sites all over the United States and Germany.
He finally settled in Florida, earning a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Central Florida.
Broome began his journalism career in in 2004 as a sports writer for the Ocala Star-Banner in Ocala, Fla., covering high school, college and community sports and earning recognition for his work from the Florida Press Club. In 2009 Broome was named the first sports information director at College of Central Florida, an NJCAA member school, where he launched the program's website and social media pages and revamped its promotional and game-day operations.
Broome joined Stars and Stripes in October of 2012.