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Kodiak volleyball secures state berth
For the first time in program history, Kodiak’s volleyball team is making a fourth-straight trip to the state tournament. The Bears punched their ticket to the big dance with a dominating sweep of Soldotna on the first day of the Northern Lights Conference Championships Thursday at Palmer High School. “It is pretty awesome,” Kodiak coach Amy Willis said. “I am really proud of them. They really worked together.” Th...
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak boys seek state title
Jonas Anderson can’t get the thought of winning a state title out of his mind. It occupies his brain before, during and after school. It even keeps him up at night. “I have been thinking about it a lot,” the Kodiak senior said. By Saturday evening, Anderson won’t have to think about it anymore. Kodiak will make a run at the program’s first boys state title when the state championships begin today with preliminary ...
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ITN gets help from cross-country team
“It won’t make you faster, but it will make you stronger.” With those words of wisdom from Andy Schroeder, executive director and founder of Island Trails Network, a handful of Kodiak High School runners were off to the races — a much different race than they are used to being in. Members of Kodiak’s cross-country team replaced their running shoes for working boots and instead of pumping their arms to gain more sp...
Nov 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak gears up to defend NLC title
After playing her first match of the season as an outside hitter, Dannika Catt’s body felt like she had gone a round with a world champion boxer. “After I hit Friday, I was so sore,” she said. “I had never hit that much in my whole volleyball career.” Catt better put an ice pack and a bottle of ibupofen in her bag for the remainder of the season, because she is slated to do a lot more hitting as Kodiak enters toda...
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Kodiak gears up to defend NLC title
After playing her first match of the season as an outside hitter, Dannika Catt’s body felt like she had gone a round with a world champion boxer. “After I hit Friday, I was so sore,” she said. “I had never hit that much in my whole volleyball career.” Catt better put an ice pack and a bottle of ibupofen in her bag for the remainder of the season, because she is slated to do a lot more hitting as Kodiak enters toda...
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Kodiak swimming sends 23 to state
In terms of state swimming and diving qualifiers, Kodiak tops the state. The Bears qualified a state-best 23 athletes to the state championship meet that begins Friday at Bartlett High School in Anchorage. Dimond advanced 22 swimmers and divers, followed by Colony at 21 and South Anchorage at 20. A number of Kodiak athletes go in with the top-seed time in the state. Freshman Talon Lindquist is seeded first in the ...
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS spikers draw late match
After months of jockeying for position, the final seedings for the Northern Lights Conference Volleyball Championships were announced Monday. Palmer and Kodiak already knew they had sealed up the top two spots, but now each school knows what team it could be playing in the second round. The Bears, the conference’s second seed, will either play third-seeded Soldotna or sixth-seeded Kenai at 8 p.m. Thursday at Palme...
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Kodiak volleyball splits with Palmer
It was only fitting that the battle for the Northern Lights Conference’s top volleyball seed went the distance. Unfortunately, Kodiak wasn’t able to hold the lead. Palmer reeled off the final five points of the match and stunned Kodiak, 22-25, 25-20, 24-26, 25-16, 15-13 in the regular-season finale for both teams Saturday at Kodiak High School. With an 8-2 record, the Moose grabbed the top seed for the NLC Champio...
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak swimmers dominate at Region III Championships
It was a historic day for Kodiak’s swimming program at Saturday’s Region III Championships at Soldotna High School. The boys and girls cruised to team titles, while the Bears broke six regional records — four by the sibling duo of Tahna and Talon Lindquist, one by Ila Hughes and another in a relay. The girls picked up their eighth consecutive Region III title with 107 points, 39 points ahead of runner-up Soldotna....
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Kodiak volleyball hosts Palmer in crucial NLC matches
The Northern Lights Conference regular-season volleyball champion will be decided this weekend in Kodiak. The top two teams in the conference — Palmer and Kodiak — conclude the regular season with matches tonight and Saturday at Kodiak High School. Tonight’s match starts at 7 p.m., while Saturday’s begins at 1:30 p.m. Palmer enters with a 7-1 mark, while Kodiak sits at 6-2. The Bears must sweep the Moose to grab t...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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