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Lincoln shines on swimming senior night
On a night Kodiak honored its eight seniors, it was a freshman who stole the show.  Nicholas Lincoln posted two individual victories to help lead the Kodiak boys swim team to a 100-82 dual meet win over visiting South Anchorage on Friday in the Kodiak Community Pool.   The Kodiak girls, behind 11 victories, rolled 115-67 past South.  Lincoln won the 200-yard individual medley, the 100 backstroke and was on the win...
Oct 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spikers sweep Wasilla
As it turned out, playing in front of Wasilla High School’s student body was not that big of a deal for Kodiak’s volleyball team. Kodiak swept Wasilla 25-22, 25-22, 25-21 in a matinee Northern Lights Conference match Friday. The game was played at noon as part of Wasilla’s homecoming festivities. Kodiak coach Amy Willis said the stands weren’t full for the match. “There was maybe 80 or 100 kids in there,” she said...
Oct 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thomet wins first state title
Levi Thomet concluded a near-perfect sophomore season with the state’s biggest prize Saturday afternoon.  The Kodiak sophomore outdueled teammate Cole Christiansen and was crowned the boys 4A champion at the ASAA/First National Bank Alaska 2012 Cross Country Running State Championships.   On the muddy Bartlett High School Trails, Thomet who broke away from Christiansen in the final 800 meters of the 5-kilometer co...
Oct 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears clinch playoff spot
Kodiak’s football team clinched its first playoff berth since 2009 before even stepping onto the field Sunday afternoon. The Bears received the Northern Lights Conference No. 3 seed when Soldotna beat Kenai 35-13 on Saturday. Kodiak’s Saturday game at Skyview was moved to Sunday because of marine travel delays, meaning the Bears already knew they were in the medium-school playoffs before Sunday’s kickoff. Kodiak w...
Oct 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball sweeps Wasilla, swimming beats South Anch.
Kodiak’s volleyball and swimming teams both tallied victories over the weekend. The volleyball team swept a pair of Northern Lights Conference matches at Wasilla on Friday and Saturday. Kodiak’s girls swim team defeated visiting South Anchorage on Friday and Saturday at the Kodiak Community Pool, while the Kodiak boy swimmers split with South. Complete volleyball and swimming results will be in Tuesday’s Daily Mir...
Oct 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school football scores: Week 8
Friday East 38, Chugiak 7 Nikiski 57, Barrow 0 Eielson 50, Lathrop 21 North Pole 48, Colony 42 Argonaut, Calif., 27, Thunder Mt. 0 Palmer 41, Wasilla 12 Sitka 38, Ketchikan 7 Saturday South 47, Dimond 0 Eagle River 31, Bartlett 25 West Valley 47, Juneau 28 Homer 38, Houston 7 Monroe beat Seward by forfeit Sunday Kodiak 20, Skyview 14
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Thomet and Christiansen hope to finish 1-2 at state meet
Kodiak’s Levi Thomet and Cole Christiansen have staged some epic battles this cross country season, finishing first or second in every meet they’ve run. The Bears’ dynamic duo hopes they have one more fantastic finish as they compete in Saturday’s ASAA/First National Bank Alaska 2012 Cross Country Running State Championships on the Bartlett High School Trails. The girls 4A race begins at 12:45 p.m., while the boys...
Sep 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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11 Bear football players suspended from team
Eleven players have been suspended from Kodiak’s varsity football team for its regular-season football finale Saturday at Skyview.  The suspensions were due to violations of the school’s athletic code of conduct, Kodiak coach Jim Schnick confirmed Wednesday.  The nature of the violations was not released. “A few players may be eligible for postseason play, but none will be eligible to play this weekend,” Kodiak Hi...
Sep 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school football picks: Pressure is on in final week of the regular season
Perfection is starting to become a theme for me in my weekly prep pigskin picks. For the the second straight week, and the third time this season, I went undefeated in prognosticating high school football games. I believe this is the first time in my brief history of picking games that I have achieved greatness in three weeks. I should stop now. Last week’s 7-0 record moves my season total to 45-10, which puts me ...
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Kodiak spikers off to Wasilla
Kodiak’s volleyball team returns to Northern Lights Conference action today as the Bears play at Wasilla in a rare noon start time in front of the Warriors’ student body. “Playing in front of somebody else’s student body shouldn’t be as scary as playing in front of your own,” Kodiak coach Amy Willis said. “That would make them much more nervous. As long as there is good crowd control, it should be fine.” Kodiak an...
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