Soldotna's Blackburn named to All-Academic team

Recent Air Force Academy graduate Paige Blackburn of Soldotna has been named to the U.S. Track and Field All-Academic Team for a third time, the school announced last Thursday.
The reigning Mountain West champion in the javelin completed her four-year career with a 3.50 GPA in civil engineering, and placed fifth in the javelin throw at the North America, Central America and Caribbean (NACAC) Under-23 Championships on July 8 in Guanajuato, Mexico. Blackburn also attempted to qualify for the London Olympics games in June, but did not make it.

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Twins drop state opener to Juneau

The No. 8 seed Post 20 Twins dropped their opener in the American Legion Alaska State Tournament to Juneau Post 25 on Tuesday at Mulcahy... Read more

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Oilers wrap series with loss to Miners

The Peninsula Oilers dropped the finale of a four-game series with the Mat-Su Miners 8-3 to take a series split Tuesday night at Hermon Brothers... Read more

Young Twins ready to mount state title defense

Last year, the Post 20 Twins were Post 25 Juneau. This year, they’re playing them.

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