The Nikolaevsk girls got off to a good start at the Alaska School Activities Association Class 1A tournament with a convincing 47-24 win over the Yakutat Eagles on Saturday at West Anchorage High School in the first round of action.
Two skiers from the Kenai Peninsula helped Team Alaska reclaim the Alaska Cup on Saturday in the Junior Nationals at Jim Whisenhant Ski Trails in Fairbanks.
The cup goes to the team with the most points over the course of the event.
The Kenai River Brown Bears defeated the Wenatchee (Wash.) Wild 4-2 on Saturday at the Soldotna Sports Center to complete a three-game sweep of the Wild.
Wenatchee lost its seventh straight to complete a winless six-game trip in Alaska.
As 15-year-old goalie Kris Oldham (yes, you read that right, 15) was walking past Kenai River Brown Bears coach Oliver David in the Soldotna Sports Center hallway after the Bears 7-5 win over the Wenatchee (Wash.) Wild on Friday, David asked Oldham how he had liked picking up the win in his junior h...
At last year's Alaska School Activities Association Class 2A basketball tournament in Anchorage, the most glaring numbers on the Nikolaevsk girls team roster were the ages. The team had no upperclassmen and six eighth-graders.
The Peninsula Oilers Baseball Club would like to thank the following companies and individuals for already committing to sponsor Oilers baseball this summer! We could not play a single inning without the support of our local sponsors.
I sympathize with the Alaska School Activities Association. At the same time, I don't. I sympathize because, as sports editor, I know how hard it can be to round up basketball scores from around the state.