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Kingfishers swim well in Homer
Amaya Rocheleau and Nevin Lee led a contingent of Kodiak Kingfishers at the Sprint Championships that concluded March 28 in Homer. Rocheleau was the top point-scorer in the girls’ 8- and-under division, winning the 25-yard backstroke and 25 and 50 freestyle. Lee tied for the top point-scorer in the boys’ 13- and 14-year-old classification, winning the 50 and 100 freestyle and the 200 individual medley. Kodiak also...
Apr 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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America’s unofficial holiday: Opening Day
Christmas, Thanksgiving and Halloween are all great holidays, but they can’t hold a fungo to the best day of the year — Opening Day. Opening Day is America’s unofficial holiday. It is the only day on the baseball calendar where every team is still in contention for the World Series. Stadiums will be bursting with excitement and decked in patriotic bunting, while fans try all the new ballpark food, like the deep fr...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Storm invades Anchorage
Kodiak’s women’s hockey team is returning to Anchorage to attempt to obtain another title in the Fools on Ice Tournament. After winning the advanced beginner’s division last year, the Kodiak Storm will play in the intermediate division this year, “as many players have close to 10 years of experience,” team member Sherry Anderson wrote in a release. The annual women’s tournament runs starts Friday and ends Sunday a...
Apr 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni Update: Horn begins playoff push
Alysa Horn started postseason play with a solid outing against Opladen Sunday in Germany. The Osnabruck forward punched in 15 points and seven rebounds in a 79-60 quarterfinal victory in the Bundesliga second division women’s basketball league. Horn shot 5 of 12 from the field and hit both of her free throws in 26 minutes. The Kodiak graduate added one steal and one assist. Top-ranked Osnabruck battles fourth-seed...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: March 31
Kodiak Island Bowling Association Tuesday Co-ed March 24 Men: Scratch game — Rod Kiefer, 279; Tommy Johnson, 279; Timothy Witt, 279. Scratch series — Matt Kiefer, 726; Jeff Kiefer, 704; Alvin Arboleda, 698. Handicap game — Timothy Witt, 314; Tommy Johnson, 303; Rod Kiefer, 296. Handicap series — Tommy Johnson, 766; Timothy Witt, 762; Matt Kiefer, 756. Women: Scratch game — Roxanne Larson, 202; Rhubie Pasion, 200; ...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: March 27
Kodiak Island Bowling Association Tuesday Co-ed March 17 Men: Scratch game — Matt Kiefer, 267; Tommy Johnson, 256; Philip Obas, 235. Scratch series — Matt Kiefer, 761; Philip Obas, 674; Dave Smith, 652. Handicap game — Matt Kiefer, 282; Tommy Johnson, 280; Derek Clarkston, 273. Handicap series — Matt Kiefer, 806; Derek Clarkston, 766; Ryan McRobert, 758. Women: Scratch game — Amanda Kiefer, 210; Jennifer Gunderson...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group creates four-wheeler race
Alaska is known for its extreme races. There is the Iditarod, the Iron Dog and Mount Marathon. Now you can add another one to the list — the Ididarock. A group of Kodiak residents has created the Ididarock, an approximately 45-mile four-wheeler team challenge race. The race was promoted on Facebook several weeks ago and has already gained traction, attracting riders from as far as Homer on the Kenai Peninsula. “Th...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riders enjoy new skate ramps at Baranof Park
It had been half a year since Elrik Hanson had picked up a skateboard. He got reacquainted with his board in a big way Monday afternoon. Hanson and a few of his buddies spent three hours testing the new ramps at Baranof Park. After several successful tricks, and some not so successful, they walked away satisfied. “I’m glad there is a mini-ramp section, because I can’t really mess with the big stuff,” Hanson said. ...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Horn finishes regular season
Alysa Horn helped move Osnabruck into first place in the Northern Division standings of the Bundesliga second division women’s basketball league in Germany on Sunday. The former Kodiak and University of Alaska Anchorage star scored 10 points and grabbed five rebounds in her team’s 65-50 victory over Lichterfelde in the final regular season game of the season. The victory moved Osnabruck (18-4) ahead of Veilchen (1...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bowlers compete in Juneau
Joyce Gregory and Ruth Hentges led a contingent of Kodiak ladies at the 55th Alaska State Women’s Bowling Association Tournament. The two combined for five individual top-10 finishes in the tournament that concluded earlier this month in Juneau. Gregory placed fourth in Division II singles (799 handicap score), sixth in doubles with Jimmie Wilson (1,494) and seventh in all-events handicap (2,269). Hentges was four...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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