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City League volleyball crowns champions
Lighthouse’s Erica Rodas, right, Yajaira Monge, center, and Tabatha Leiva hold their trophies after beating KDM 25-23, 25-13, 25-22 in the B Division City League Volleyball championship match Monday at Kodiak High School. Selma Cortez, Olivia Bennett, Heather Lewis and Darcy Glagolich were also on the team. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak alumni update: Eggemeyer second at NAIA West
A pair of former Kodiak wrestlers competed in an NAIA qualifying tournament over the weekend. Southern Oregon University’s Jimmy Eggemeyer placed second at 149 pounds in the NAIA West Qualifying Tournament Saturday in Ashland, Ore. Eggemeyer went 2-1 in the seven-man bracket. He pinned his first two opponents before losing 3-2 to Mike Vassar of University of Great Falls in the championship match. Southern Oregon w...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christiansen wins snowy Valentine’s Fun Run
Kodiak High School junior Cole Christiansen captured the Valentine’s 5-kilometer Fun Run Saturday at Nemetz Gazebo. Christiansen, accompanied by Potter the dog, completed the course in 19 minutes, 18 seconds amid snowy conditions. KHS senior Jordan Fogle, despite starting 38 seconds late, finished second in 19:41. The run attracted 13 runners/walkers and four dogs. “Heavy falling snow and very sloppy footing slowe...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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An athlete's perspective on Kodiak's Special Olympics Winter Games
I like the excitement of the game. I love the cheering for the athletes and partners. Everyone did a good job! When I play, I feel proud and strong in my heart. At first, I felt nervous being on the team for floor hockey and doing the individual skills (drills). I just concentrated on the game and was not nervous any more. I feel happy that I got to be on the team this morning and I got to play with the others. I ...
Feb 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Valentine's Fun Run Saturday
Kodiak’s first 5-kilometer fun run of 2012 is Saturday. The Valentine’s Fun Run begins at 10:20 a.m. at Nemetz Gazebo. The course goes to Buskin Lake and back to the Gazebo. Registration is at 10 a.m. The entry fee is $5, with all proceeds going to Kodiak’s track and field team. Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finisher, plus randomly drawn finishers.
Feb 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special Olympics games Saturday
Kodiak’s Special Olympics floor hockey and snowshoeing teams will be in action Saturday for the local winter games. Opening ceremonies for the games are at 10 a.m. in the Main Elementary gym. The short ceremony will be followed by the floor hockey game between the Special Olympics team and the Kodiak Storm — the island’s women’s hockey team. The snowshoe event will take place at Joe Floyd Track and Field shortly f...
Feb 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local results: Feb. 16
City league basketball Feb. 8 Kodiak Island Storage 2, USCGC Munro 0 (Forfeit) EBW/HS 78, St. Herman’s 64 Alec Canete Hall 27 points, Tyler Canete Hall 22, Andrew Caballa 12, Chris Parsons 8, Justin Goff 5, Steve Hall 2 and Charlie Johnson 2 for EBW/HS. Oscar Olsen 30 points, Matt Olsen 12, David Anderson 8, Michael Trefon 8 and Jason Isaac 6 for St. Herman’s. Island Espresso 73, Axias 54 Jacob Arnold 34 points, J...
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City bowling tournament rolls into action
Jeff Kiefer follows through after releasing a bowling ball during the Kodiak Island USBC Annual City Tournament Sunday at Tropic Lanes. The three-week tournament wraps up next Sunday. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Feb 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS alumni update: Dunbar qualifies for indoor nationals
Two meets into his Oregon track career, Trevor Dunbar has already qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships. Dunbar punched his ticket to the national meet in the 5,000-meter run at the Husky Classic Friday in Seattle, Wash. The sophomore, who competed at the University of Portland last year, ran a career-best 13-minute, 36.86-second time in a fourth-place finish. The NCAA Indoor Championships are next month in ...
Feb 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lindquist sets more state swimming records
Another meet and more state records for Kodiak swimmer Talon Lindquist. Lindquist added three more records to his name during a Kodiak Kingfisher intersquad meet Saturday at the Kodiak Community Pool. Lindquist shattered state records in the 200- and 500-yard freestyles in times of 1 minute, 51.13 seconds and 5:07.40 and the 200 butterfly with a time of 2:10.89. Lindquist now owns on relay and eight individual rec...
Feb 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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