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Records fall at blue/gold meet
The island’s top track athletes put on a record-breaking performance at last week’s season-opening blue/gold meet. Six meet records were established in Friday’s inaugural meet on the new surface at Joe Floyd Track and Field. Port Lions senior Raissa Boskofsky, the reigning small schools high jump and 300-meter hurdle state champion, was the big performer, shattering two records. She bested Linzee Burcham’s 2008 ma...
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak fourth in state
After struggling through an opening-round, 14-point loss to Lathrop, Kodiak rebounded to produce its best 4A girls state basketball finish in three decades. Kodiak’s remarkable season concluded Saturday afternoon with a 45-32 win over Southeast Conference champion Juneau in the fourth/sixth-place game at the Wells Fargo Sports Complex on the campus of University of Alaska Anchorage. The Bears advanced to that game...
Mar 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak girls basketball past state results
2013 — Fourth (2-1) 2010 — tied for seventh (0-2) 2009 — tied for seventh (0-2) 1987 — Sixth (1-2) 1985 — Sixth (1-2) 1984 — Fifth (1-2) 1983 — Sixth (1-2) 1981 — First (3-0) 1980 — Third (2-1) 1979 — Second (1-1) 1978 — Third (1-1) 1977 — Fourth (2-2)
Mar 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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4A/3A state basketball results
4A Boys Friday Consolation games Palmer 62, Thunder Mt. 57, 2OT Lathrop 62, Dimond 39 Semifinals Service 63, West Anchorage 54 East Anchorage 62, Colony 61 Saturday Championship game East Anchorage 66, Service 59 Third-place game Colony 50, West Anchorage 40 Fourth-place game Lathrop 58, Palmer 41 Girls Friday Consolation games Kodiak 63, West Valley 54 Juneau 57, West Anchorage 46 Semifinals Dimond 67, Lathrop 51...
Mar 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak stumbles in state opener
Kodiak was hoping for a chance to pull some upsets at the 4A girls state basketball tournament; it wasn’t anticipating being the one upended.  That was the case early Thursday morning when No. 6 Lathrop overpowered No. 3 Kodiak, 56-42, in an opening-round game at Sullivan Arena in Anchorage.  Kodiak, the runner-up team in the Northern Lights Conference, started Thursday’s 8 a.m. game with a 20-7 record and looking...
Mar 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak opens against Lathrop today
For the past week, players on Kodiak’s girls basketball team have been rising well before sunrise. They did not wake up early to stargaze, but rather to run up and down a court in preparation for today’s 4A state opener against Lathrop at 8 a.m. The team’s morning practices are to acclimate the players to the unlucky draw of a morning game. At first, Carissa Cannon thought she would need a couple of espresso shots...
Mar 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Horn key player off the bench
Through the course of the season, Adriane Horn has become more confident on the court. That stems from her increased playing time for the state-bound Kodiak girls basketball team. Horn, a junior, is Kodiak’s first option off the bench and has started four games this season in place of Hannah Wandersee and Jerica Nelson. “For her to step up like she has during the stretch, not only was that huge for us, but it has ...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nelson, Wandersee make all-state
As Kodiak’s girls prepare for Thursday’s 4A state basketball opener against Lathrop, they can lean on the experience of Jerica Nelson. Nelson is the only player on Kodiak’s roster who has played at the state tournament inside spacious Sullivan Arena. This is Nelson’s third state appearance; the first two were with Colony. “I am just going to tell the team to play like it is any other game — don’t let it get to you...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smiley top girls 4A basketball coach
When Kodiak’s girls begin the 4A state basketball tournament Thursday morning, they will have the state’s coach of the year on the sideline. On Monday, the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches named Stephanie Smiley the 4A girls coach of the year. Smiley has the Bears playing in the state tournament in only her second season as the varsity coach. It is Kodiak’s first trip to state since 2010 and only its fourt...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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ASAA streams March Madness Alaska
For those who want to watch the Kodiak girls compete at the 4A state basketball tournament but can’t afford to get off the island — don’t worry. For the first time, Alaska School Activities Association is broadcasting all 118 games of March Madness Alaska on its website, www.asaa.org. “We always want more people to come, but some times it is not realistic,” said ASAA state championship director Isaiah Vreeman. “So...
Mar 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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