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Thomet clocks 3,200 time of 9:00.68 in Calif.
Facing the toughest field he has seen this season, Levi Thomet produced a personal-best time in the 3,200-meter run. The talented Kodiak High School junior blazed to a time of 9 minutes, 00.68 seconds that placed him 21st in a loaded men’s invitational field of 35 runners at the Arcadia Invitational Saturday night in California. Thomet beat his previous-best time by nine seconds, which was set last week at the Big...
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cannon hits game winner for blue all-stars
Kodiak’s Carissa Cannon drilled the game winner to propel the blue all-stars past the gold all-stars, 86-84, in the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches senior girls all-star game Friday at Anchorage Christian School. Cannon hit the shot from the top of the key and ended with six points. Kodiak’s Hannah Wandersee also played for the blue team and posted a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds. Kodiak’s ...
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Fried leads track team at the Dome
Kodiak’s boys were in an unfamiliar place when the Prosser/Whitmore Indoor Track and Field Championships ended — last place. The defending 4A state champions managed only 25 points in the two-day meet to finish last in a field of 12 teams Saturday at the Dome in Anchorage. “It is a tough place to be; we don’t like it there,” longtime Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar said. “It leaves lots of room for improvement.” Kodiak...
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KHS baseball heads to sunny California
Kodiak High’s baseball team is headed to the Golden State. The Bears leave Saturday for the Lions Invitational High School Baseball Tournament that begins Monday in San Diego, Calif. “We are looking to continue the education of the game of baseball,” Kodiak coach James Arnold said. Kodiak, last year’s state fifth-place finisher, challenges Foothill Christian (Calif.) in Monday’s opener at 2 p.m. Alaska Standard Ti...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak sprinters race into form
Kodiak sprinters got off to a shaky start at last week’s track season opener inside the Dome in Anchorage. The Bears didn’t place a single sprinter into a Big C Relays final, an unusual sight from a team that usually has a few quality sprinters. “We traveled a lot of young guys, but it gave them some good opportunities to get an idea what it is like,” Kodiak sprinter coach Rob Stauffer said. Stauffer expects a bet...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rural schools wrap up archery season
DAILY MIRROR STAFF The Kodiak Island high school rural archery team placed second at the Alaska State NASP Archery Tournament. The 15-person team was comprised of students from the rural schools. Each student shot at their respective school and scores were sent in to the state tournament. The results were announced last week. Kodiak’s high school team was second out of six teams. The team placed fifth last year. “...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiaks wins three-game series with Chugiak
A weekend that started with freezing feet and soggy shirts ended with sleeveless arms and sunglasses. Welcome to April baseball in Kodiak. In what might have been the earliest high school baseball games played on the island, Kodiak took two out of three games against Chugiak at Baranof Field. The weekend didn’t start out rosy for Kodiak as the Bears dropped Friday’s series opener 18-11 in a five-inning game played...
Apr 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thomet zooms into new season
Kodiak’s Levi Thomet zoomed into the 2014 track and field season with a career-best time in the 3,200-meters at the Big C Relays at the Dome in Anchorage. The junior clocked a 9-minute, 9.96-second time to win Friday’s eight-lap event by 40 seconds. Thomet’s previous-best time was 9:11.30. Thomet, last year’s 1,600 and 3,200 state champion, joined forces with Levi Fried, Andrew Caballa and Anthony Rubina to claim ...
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak baseball opens season with four games against Chugiak
Second-year coach James Arnold is counting on experience to carry Kodiak High’s baseball team through the season. He has a bundle of experienced players to lean on. The Bears return eight starters from last year’s squad that finished fifth in the state with an 11-5 record. “I’m just really excited, not so much for myself, but for the players,” Arnold said. “We have a really experienced group.” Returning starters a...
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS boys begin run for repeat title
The Kodiak boys track and field team enters this season as the defending large school champions and veteran coach Marcus Dunbar believes his team has enough firepower to make a run at a repeat. “I think we will have a very good team, and if there is not a superpower team out there, we will be in the hunt,” Dunbar said. Having a pair of Levis — Thomet and Fried — boosts Kodiak’s chances of capturing the school’s fo...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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