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Local results: Jan. 5
Christmas Tournament Dec. 28 F/V Reel Fun 71, Team Barcelon 46 Ryan Norton 23 points, Lexan Data 22, Donnell Diesta 10, Tyler Terrell 10 and Mitchell Tacata 6 for F/V Reel Fun. Mikel Garner 15 points, Chad Pascua 11, Kris Tamarra 7, Dominic Barcelon 5, Eddie Arellano 4, Zach Watkins 2 and Edwin Agbayani 2 for Team Barcelon. River of Life 48, Kodiak Filipino Bible Church 36 Steve Victor 14 points, Billy Alcaide 12,...
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak’s 4-H equestrian team travels to Denver
A trio of ladies from the 4-H Emerald Isle equestrian team is set to make state history this week. Tatiana Schneider, Amanda Blott and Stepanie McEntee are competing in the Western National Round-Up in Denver, Colo., Friday. The three are entered in the horse judging portion of the round-up, becoming the first team from Alaska to compete in this category, coach Kim Somerlott said. They are also the first group fro...
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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City League champions crowned
Joe Donat of S&S Auto goes up for a shot while being defended by a player from Kodiak Lawn Care in the A Division City League Basketball Christmas Tournament championship game Friday at Kodiak High School. Kodiak Lawn Care won 81-53. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fried wins Last Chance 5K fun run
Below-zero temperatures did not keep 22 runners from competing in the Last Chance 5K fun run on New Year’s Eve. Lucas Fried battled the conditions the best, crossing the line first with a time of 16 minutes, 41 seconds. Cole Christiansen was second in 17:09, while Jon LeVan was third in 18:24. Jaymi Bethea, the 2010 4A cross country state champion, was the top female finisher in 18:42. Howard Valley was the top se...
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Ivanoff wins title
Simon Fraser University wrestler Chloe Ivanoff won the 118-pound class at the Pacific University Open Tournament Dec. 31. Ivanoff, an All-American last season as a freshman, is a 2010 Kodiak High School graduate. Women’s basketball Kodiak’s Alysa Horn started the stretch run of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference women’s basketball schedule with a bang. The University of Alaska Anchorage junior scored 11 point...
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thomet finishes year with a win
Levi Thomet ended 2012 with another victory. The Kodiak High School sophomore won the Last Chance 5K Fun Run Monday afternoon. Thomet won in 16 minutes, 52 seconds — 23 seconds ahead of runner-up finisher Lucas Fried. Chloe Ivanoff was the top female finisher in 22:11. Results 1. Levi Thomet, 16:52; 2. Lucas Fried, 17:15; 3. Levi Fried, 17:28; 4. Julian McCarthy, 17:43; 5. Stig Yngve, 18:12; 6. Marcus Dunbar, 18:4...
Jan 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aaron Cooper overcame a spinal cord injury and is back to a near-normal life
As the holiday season comes to a close, Aaron Cooper has many things to be thankful for, most importantly his life. Four years ago in Fairbanks, Cooper, a 2007 Kodiak High School graduate, was involved in a life-threatening snowmachine accident. The veteran rider was practicing freestyle tricks when things turned for the worse. While doing a jump, Cooper lost control of his sled and had to abort. He jumped, and wh...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Last Chance Fun Run Saturday
The final fun run of 2011 is Saturday. The Last Chance 5K begins at noon in the Kodiak High School parking lot. Registration is at 11:30 a.m. The course goes around Near Island and back to the high school. Donations are welcome, with proceeds going to the KHS cross country team. The cross country team is also having an awards party Monday, Jan. 2, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Kodiak Middle School. Door prizes will be h...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top Kodiak Island sports stories of 2011
Like any year, 2011 was filled with losses, wins, triumphs and heartaches. Whittling 12 months of local sports stories to 10 that stand out is an extremely difficult task. But, that is why I get paid the big bucks. Kodiak Island saw coaches leave and new coaches arrive, a Special Olympics athlete traveling to the birthplace of the Olympic games and the move of the Joe Floyd Tournament. Here are the top local sport...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Learning to swim
Swimming instructor Anna Willis takes attendance before the beginning of Wednesday’s swimming lessons at the Kodiak Community Pool. This is the final week of the two-week class. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Dec 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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