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Kodiak softball stung in Sitka
Kodiak softball finished its trip to the Southeast with a 27-3 loss to Sitka Friday at Moller Park in Sitka. The Bears lost all three nonconference games to the defending small-school state champions by a combined score of 77-20. Kodiak lost 25-0 and 25-17 in Thursday’s season-opening games. Kodiak (0-3) opens Northern Lights Conference play Friday and Saturday at East Addition Park against Kenai. The Bears finish...
Apr 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak baseball deals with death in the family
Nearly four hours before Kodiak’s second baseball game of the season, the program lost a member of its family. Assistant coach Mel LeVan’s wife, Alice, died at her home Thursday afternoon in Kodiak. She had been battling multiple myeloma for the past five years. “He means a lot to us and certainly we have been supporting him behind the scenes,” head coach James Arnold said. “We just feel for the family, Jon, Axl a...
Apr 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak softball drops 2
Kodiak softball opened the 2016 season with a pair of nonconference losses to Sitka, the defending small-school state champions. The Wolves swept the doubleheader, winning 25-0 and 25-17 Thursday at Moller Field in Sitka. The Bears, last year’s Northern Lights Conference runner-up, were stymied in the first game by Sitka pitcher Megan Way, who hurled a three-inning shutout — the game was shortened due to the 15-ru...
Apr 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak track hosts all-comers meet
Have you ever dreamed of competing against a defending state championship track team? If so, your dreams will be answered Saturday when the Kodiak High School track team hosts the inaugural all-comers meet at Joe Floyd Track and Field. The meet begins at 10 a.m. with the 3,200. The field events start at 10:30 a.m., followed by running events at 11:30 a.m. Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar developed the meet to fill an op...
Apr 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak tops Dimond with 10-run first inning
After sitting through a two-hour delay, Kodiak High School’s baseball team came out blazing in its 2016 season opener. The Bears erupted for 10 runs in the first inning and posted a 10-5 nonconference victory over Dimond on the first day of the Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament Wednesday evening at Baranof Field. Heading into the season, fourth-year coach James Arnold said the defense would will the team...
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak softball begins new era
New Kodiak High School softball coach Michelle Stratton isn’t beginning her tenure with a cupcake opponent; instead, she is diving right in against the defending small-school state champions. The Bears open up with Thursday and Friday games at Sitka, a member of the Southeast Conference that has collected six state titles since the small-school classification was added in 2005. To make things even more fun for Str...
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak baseball starts season today
The first pitch of the 2016 Kodiak High School baseball season gets tossed today when the Bears open their season at Baranof Field against Dimond in the second Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament. The game begins at 5:30 p.m. Wasilla plays defending state champion Chugiak in the first game of the tournament at noon. The tournament is named after Rex Matautia, a Kodiak teenager who drowned in Lake Gertrude,...
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alcaide, Barcelon tagged as track’s most versatile athletes
Billy Alcaide displayed his sprinting speed to bring home the boy’s title in the F/V Invincible Pentathlon Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. The Kodiak High School senior passed Micah Burnett down the homestretch of the 800-meter run to secure his first pentathlon title with 3,053 points. Senior Raen Barcelon captured her second consecutive girl’s title with 2,948 points, 443 points better than last year’s wi...
Apr 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak powers past Houston
The Kodiak High School boys’ soccer team is beginning to get the reputation for starting quick. And that’s not a bad thing. The Bears punched in goals in the first and third minutes of their nonconference matches against Houston — 7-3 and 7-1 victories — Friday and Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. It was just a week ago that Kodiak scored in the opening minute of its Northern Lights Conference matchup agains...
Apr 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hawks deny Kodiak first goal
Four matches into the 2016 season and the Kodiak girls soccer team is still searching for its inaugural goal. The Bears had plenty of scoring opportunities against Houston, but came away empty, losing 8-0 on Friday and 4-0 on Saturday in nonconference matches at Joe Floyd Track and Field. On multiple occasions forwards Madison Parker and Abi Coombs, who scored the program’s first goal last season, had runs but cou...
Apr 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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