Blackburn takes 5th in Mexico

Soldotna graduate Paige Blackburn took fifth in the javelin throw at the North America, Central America and Caribbean (NACAC) Under-23 Championships on July 8 in Guanajuato, Mexico.

Blackburn threw 162 feet, 9 inches, to finish fifth against athletes from the United States, Mexico and Canada. Mexico’s Abigail Gomez won with a throw of 186—7.

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Season wrestling preview: Homer has new head coach, but same stack of talent

Bethel upped the ante last season at the Division II state wrestling tournament. This year, Homer appears ready to return the favor.

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Bears get swept in Bismarck, ready to head home

The Kenai River Brown Bears are glad to be coming home.

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Kodiak sweeps Palmer Invitational

The Kodiak girls and boys swimming and diving teams swept the Palmer Invitational on Thursday through Saturday.

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