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Baseball clinic Saturday
Baseball fields in Kodiak are covered in snow, but kids eager to play get a chance on Saturday. The Kodiak Little League is conducting a skills clinic at the Kodiak Middle School gym. The clinic is put on by local Little League coaches. The first session from 10 a.m. to noon is for ages 6-10, while the second session from noon to 2 p.m. is for ages 11-15. Little League signups at the Kodiak Teen Center or online a...
Mar 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingfishers off to Wash.
A quartet of Kodiak Kingishers took off for the Lower 48 Wednesday. Talon Lindquist, Nathan Schauff, Dyton Schauff and Luke James are participating in the Northwest Age Group Sectionals beginning Friday at Federal, Wash. The four swimmers had to qualify for the three-day meet. Lindquist has set 12 short-course and five long-course state records for the 11-year-old and 12-year-old division already this season. The ...
Mar 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women’s volleyball gaining power
On Monday evening, the Kodiak High School gym was filled with more than 40 volleyball-loving women. “It is exciting to see this many women interested in volleyball,” said Jasmine Oliver. Oliver is helping organize a first for Kodiak — a women-only volleyball league. The two-month league begins April 2 and is associated with the City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation Department. Interested players can sign up at the K...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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CG rink squad seeks revenge
In late November, a group of Coast Guard hockey players lost to city players 15-5. Today, the Coast Guard is hoping for a better showing. The second Coastie vs. Townie hockey game of the ice season begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Baranof Park Ice Rink. “We have never done it where we did one at the beginning of the season and one at the end of the season,” ice rink manager Courtney Webster said. “It will be kind of coo...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knight collects state bodybuilding awards
Kodiak’s Lindsay Knight added a pair of bodybuilding trophies to his already impressive hall of fame career Saturday. Knight teamed with Susan Johnson of Boise, Idaho, to win the mixed pairs division at the 29th Annual Alaska State Pro-Am Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure and Bikini Championships in Anchorage. Knight, known as the godfather of Alaska bodybuilding, also placed second in the men’s grandmasters over 50 d...
Mar 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Horn finishes UAA season
DAILY MIRROR STAFF Alysa Horn’s junior season for the University of Alaska Anchorage women’s basketball team ended last Tuesday. The Seawolves fell 71-51 to Ashland University of Ohio in the NCAA Division II Elite 8 in San Antonio, Texas. Horn had four points and one rebound in her final game of the year. Ashland went on to lose to Shaw University (North Carolina) 88-82 in the national championship game. The 2008 ...
Mar 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Youth Soccer League tryout
First-grader Alex Holland kicks the ball during the first day of the City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation Youth Soccer League tryouts, Monday at the Kodiak Middle School gym. Tryouts run through Friday beginning nightly at 6:30. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Mar 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak kids host Homer wrestlers
Kodiak’s kid wrestlers hosted Homer’s Popeye club for two days of grappling action last weekend. Homer’s club brought 35 wrestlers and their parents on Thursday evening, and on Friday night and Saturday night, they matched themselves against the members of Kodiak Kid Wrestling, a nonprofit club. “I’ve been here 22 years in Kodiak, and to the best of my knowledge we’ve never had a team come over here like this,” sa...
Mar 26, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Parks and Rec pond hockey
Levi Thomet steers the puck past Luke Trifiletti and David Tourmo during the Kodiak Parks and Recreation pond hockey game Friday night in the Baranof Park Ice Rink. The 5-on-5 game was played without goalies, using small wooden goals that forced players to make accurate shots. In the background is Wes Egdorf. (James Brooks photos) Wes Egdorf takes a drink of water during the Kodiak Parks and Recreation pond hockey...
Mar 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Throwing out the first snowball
The KHS girls softball team spent some time Friday afternoon shoveling snow from the softball field. Kodiak Parks and Rec personnel have been working hard removing snow from the field. Softball opens April 27. (Sam Catt photo)
Mar 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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