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Kodiak boys searching for region title No. 9
By next week Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar could be sporting a different look. The longtime track coach told his boys team that if they win their ninth consecutive Region III title he would dye his hair blue. “We got some motivation there,” junior distance runner Levi Thomet said. Thomet will do his best to transform his coach into a Smurf when the Region III Championships begin today at Palmer High School. The meet ...
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS softball to play at Baranof
Kodiak High’s softball team is leaving East Addition Park and moving to Baranof Field this weekend. Today and Saturday, the Bears are hosting Service on the artificial turf at Baranof Field. It might be the first home games away from East Addition Field in the program’s history. “We are kind of excited,” Kodiak coach Sam Catt said. “It will be something new.” It won’t be Kodiak’s first time playing on turf. The Be...
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KHS baseball clinches South Division
Kodiak High School’s baseball team clinched the Southcentral Conference South Division title earlier this week. The Bears sealed up the top spot when Soldotna blanked Kenai, 10-0, in a conference game on Tuesday. Kodiak is 7-1 in the conference, 10-6 overall. The Bears swept the South Division — Kenai, Soldotna and Homer. Every other team in the south has at least three losses. Kodiak will enter the conference tou...
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS Soccer club heads to Homer
Kodiak High School’s soccer club will take to the pitch Saturday with four matches on the Kenai Peninsula. Both the girls and boys clubs are playing Seward and Homer in friendly matches at Homer High School. The games are scrimmages, because Kodiak soccer is not a sanctioned sport. This is the first matches of the season for Kodiak’s girls club, while the boys club played two games at Nikiski earlier this season. ...
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Kodiak baseball gets the best of Kenai
With its two-game sweep of Kenai, Kodiak’s baseball team moved closer to clinching the Southcentral Conference South Division title The Bears beat the Kardinals 10-5 on Friday and 11-1 on Saturday at Baranof Field. Kodiak improved to 7-1 in the conference — 6-0 against South Division teams Kenai, Soldotna and Homer — and 10-6 overall. After sweeping all the South Division squads, the Bears are one win away from ea...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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ACS beats Kodiak boys in final event
It was only fitting that the battle between last year’s small-school and large-school state boys track champions came down to the final event. Anchorage Christian Schools won the bragging rights by nipping Kodiak by 1.43 seconds in a blazing fast 1,600-meter relay that secured a one-point Kodiak Invitational victory, 67-66, Saturday at Joe Floyd Track and Field. Kodiak coach Marcus Dunbar had a hunch the meet woul...
May 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak softball hammers Kenai, Skyview
All it took was a little sun to heat up Kodiak’s softball team. Playing in 60-degree weather and under a cloudless sky, the Bears grabbed control of the Northern Lights Conference with a four-game sweep of Skyview and Kenai Friday and Saturday in their first home games of the season at East Addition Park. “This is the best that we have looked all year. This is what I have been waiting for,” Kodiak coach Sam Catt s...
May 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Siscar hurdles the field
Ranie Siscar’s main goal when she entered high school was to bulk up. As a freshman, the 5-foot-2 Philippines native tipped the scale at 82 pounds. Now, weeks away from graduating from Kodiak High School she checks in at 103 pounds. “I’m surprised I even passed 100, that was my goal,” Siscar said. With that goal achieved, she is now chasing another goal — running under 17 seconds in the 100-meter hurdles. She near...
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS baseball sweeps SoHi
A day after playing for nearly three hours, Kodiak wasted no time in sweeping Soldotna on Thursday. The Bears breezed by the Stars, 12-1, in a five-inning Southcentral Conference baseball game in Soldotna. Kodiak completed the two-game sweep of Soldotna and improved to 5-1 in conference and 8-6 overall. The Stars dropped to 0-3 in the conference. Jon LeVan and Austin Frick supplied the offense for Kodiak, combinin...
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Kodiak track hosts ACS
Kodiak will receive a challenge in its final tune-up for the Region III Track and Field Championships. The Bears host small-school power Anchorage Christian Schools today and Saturday in a dual meet at Joe Floyd Track and Field. The Lions’ boys are the defending small school state champions, while the Bears’ boys are the defending large-school state champions. Last week at the Palmer Invitational, ACS got the best...
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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