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Lledo, Arboleda win Stewart bowling tourney
Mario Lledo and Alvin Arboleda captured the division 1 doubles title at the Ab and Gladene Stewart Memorial Doubles Tournament Sunday at Tropic Lanes. Lledo and Arboleda rolled a three-game handicap score of 1,410 to finish 17 pins ahead of runner-up finishers Rhubie Pasion and Jeff Kiefer. Derek Clarkston and Janet Baker won the division II doubles title with a tournament-leading score of 1,426. The team of Pasio...
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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2013 Alaska HOF class announced
Despite a push from Kodiak residents, Joe Floyd and Kristi Klinnert-Waythomas were not part of the 2013 Alaska Sports Hall of Fame class announced Monday. High school football coach Buck Nystrom and Southeast basketball star Herb Didrickson headline the 2013 class, which also includes the Equinox Marathon, Chris Clark’s 2000 U.S. Olympic marathon trial victory and Les Anderson’s world-record 97-pound king salmon c...
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local results: Dec. 5
City league basketball Monday, Nov. 26 Airstation 69, Kodiak Island Storage 47 Sean Donohue 16 points, Jesse Wilkins 12, Jason Gordon 11, Jacob Dillon 9, Trevor Salt 7, Joe Mackey 5, Casey Krause 5, Charley Fowler 3 and Kyle Jacobs 1 for Airstation. Karl McLaughlin 21 points, David O’Brien 11, Burt Nelson 6, Ray May 3, Levi Seaton 2, Brad Bezona 2 and Charlie Jerling 2 for Kodiak Island Storage. Team Enriquez 64, ...
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Having a ball
East Elementary students hold medicine balls during an exercise class Friday. The class was taught by CrossFit instructor Jennifer Cooper. The East Elementary PTA was awarded a $2,000 health and fitness grant from the Alaska Legislature to conduct the weeklong class. “This type of workout anybody can do,” said former PTA president Tania Silva-Johnson, who applied for the grant “As the PTA, we want to touch every s...
Dec 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Horn grabs career-high 14 boards
Alysa Horn posted another career-best performance for the University of Alaska Anchorage’s women’s basketball team Saturday. Horn, a senior forward, grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds in a 86-58 thumping of Alaska Fairbanks in a Great Northwest Athletic Conference game in Anchorage. Horn also added 16 points — 14 in the second half — on 5-of-11 shooting in 28 minutes. UAA has the next two weeks off before hosting t...
Dec 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ranney receives All-American half-marathon accolades
Kodiak has a new All-American runner. Cecil Ranney, 72, earned USA Track and Field All-American accolades for his performance in the half-marathon portion of last week’s Seattle Marathon. He finished second in his age group (70-74) with a time of 2 hours, 3 minutes, 1 second. The All-American qualifying time for that age group is 2:04. “I snuck in,” Ranney said. Ranney, a former Kodiak Daily Mirror editor, did not...
Nov 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stewart bowling tourney Sunday
The Ab and Gladene Stewart Memorial Mixed Doubles Tournament is Sunday at Tropic Lanes. The tournament begins at 1 p.m. with mixed doubles and continues at 3:30 p.m. with a team event. The Stewarts moved to Kodiak from Oklahoma in 1950 and played a cornerstone role in starting the island’s youth bowling organization. The tournament started in 1995 after Ab died at age 84 while bowling in a tournament on the Kenai ...
Nov 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special Olympic bowlers strike gold
Kodiak rolled up plenty of medals at the 2012 Special Olympics Alaska Bowling Tournament that concluded Nov. 18 in Anchorage. Kodiak's contingent earned 39 medals, including four golden performances. Britiany Phillips took first for singles in her division, while the duo of Arne Tveit and Chris Kavanaugh struck gold in their doubles competition. Kavanaugh and Tveit also took good in a team event with Aharon Dolph ...
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: Nov. 28
Monday, Nov. 19 Axios 75, F/V Anthem 69 Juan Ruiz 36 points, Aidan Hoyle 14, Ephraim Babbitt 14, Seraphim Klinefeller 10 and Innocent Lewis 1 for Axios. Max Mutch 30 points, Jake Arnold 12, Brandon Mahle 11, Levi Fried 10 and Chandler Cooper 6 for F/V Anthem. Lazy Bay 76, Lighthouse Baptist 72 Ryan Cornelio 17 points, Scott DeTorres 15, Adrian Abab 14, Michael Manifo 13, Clieford Tamarra 6, Bryan Knagin 6 and Sau ...
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Alumni update: Horn plays in final Shootout
Alysa Horn grew up watching the Great Alaska Shootout, but the Kodiak native never thought she would get a chance to play in her home-state college basketball tournament. Over the weekend, she played in her fourth and final Shootout as a member of the University of Alaska Anchorage’s women’s basketball team. “You grow up watching it and admiring all the teams in it,” said Horn on Monday afternoon from Anchorage. “...
Nov 27, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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