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Alumni update: Dunbar competes at Nationals on Friday
On Friday, Kodiak’s Trevor Dunbar makes his NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships debut. The University of Oregon sophomore is competing in the men’s 5,000-meter run that begins at 4:10 p.m. ADT in Des Moines, Iowa. Dunbar, a 2009 Kodiak High School graduate, is seeded 21st in the 24-person field. He qualified for his first outdoor track and field championships with a time of 14 minutes, 17.81 seconds in late...
Jun 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Future Bears
A pair of campers puts volleyballs away during the Kodiak Middle School volleyball camp Saturday at the Kodiak High School gym. A total of 25 ladies participated in the three-day camp put on by high school coach Amy Willis.Derek Clarkston photo)
Jun 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ping pong champions
The middle school placers of the Crab Festival ping pong tournament champions, Jonathan Schatz (third), Nathan Schatz (first) and Flora Galleto (second). (Photo courtesy of Kodiak Parks and Rec)
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Middle school girls hoop camp debuts Monday
Kathryn Symmes is giving Kodiak girls a chance to get time on the hardwood this summer. Symmes, coach of the Kodiak Middle School girls basketball team, is putting on a three-week summer skills session beginning Monday at the KMS gym. “We are just going to be working on basic skills,” Symmes said. “Hopefully, it will improve their skills. They should have more fun playing and like the game more.” This is the first...
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obas is King of the Hill
Philip Obas bowled his way to a big payday Sunday. Obas won the third King of the Hill Championship at Tropic Lanes and received a $625 check to go with the title. The Kodiak bowler rolled a 245 and a 248 to defeat Rod Kiefer in the championship match. Kiefer bowled a 204 and a 191 and earned $325 for second place. Obas was fourth after the three-game qualifying round, second after the first round and first after ...
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Larsens win golf tourney
Brett and Kriss Larsen and Jim Peterson earned victories in the Kodiak Golf Association Crab Festival Tournament Monday at Bear Valley Golf Course. Brett Larsen took the men’s championship flight with a one-over-par 73, his wife Kriss won the women’s division with a 90, while Peterson topped the men’s first flight with an 85. James Schilbach (82) and Dustin Roberson (83) finished second and third in the men’s cham...
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Tennis champions
Derrick Magnuson, right, defeated Jake Powell 6-3, 6-4 in the men’s singles event during the Crab Festival Tennis Tournament. The tournament featured 51 entrees. (Craig Johnson photo)
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Championship volleyball
The two-month Women's Volleyball League season concluded Tuesday evening with the Hit Squad defeating Hot Tamales 25-22, 13-25, 15-13. The Hit Squad featured the sister act of Stefanie Kondro, Alison Horn and Emily Horn and University of Alaska Anchorage player Maureen Sabado. Lisa Frick and Melisa Longgood were also on the team.
May 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brennan sets bike record
John Brennan didn’t set out Sunday morning to break a record. But, he did any ways. Brennan covered the punishing 41-mile Pasagshak to Kodiak bike race in 1 hour, 58 minutes, 32 seconds. The Georgia native stationed at Kodiak’s Coast Guard base broke Ryan Harris’ 2011 course-record time of 2:01:45. To celebrate the feat, Brennan set out to replenish the calories lost on the ride by eating crab legs and fried Oreos...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Dunbar headed to NCAA Championships
Trevor Dunbar is headed to the NCAA Track and Field Championships. The Kodiak native and current University of Oregon star punched his ticket to Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds. Dunbar, running in his first year for the Ducks, finished third in his heat of the 5,000 meters to advance to the national semifinals. Dunbar led at the bell lap before Hassan Mead of Minnesota took the le...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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