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Joe Floyd Tournament has Southeast flavor
The 45th edition of the Joe Floyd/Era Aviation Winter Classic Basketball Tournament will have a Southeast flavor. Thunder Mountain, Ketchikan, Klawock and Cordova will be represented by teams at the tournament. The three-day tournament begins Thursday. This is the second consecutive year that the annual holiday tournament will be played after Christmas. Kodiak moved the tournament from December to make it easier t...
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joe Floyd Tourney flashback: Cratty’s 2006 game winner
Five years ago, David Cratty became a Kodiak hero. In only his third game for the Kodiak boys basketball team, Cratty nailed a game-winning 3-pointer as time expired to topple East Anchorage 57-56 in the final game of the 2006 Joe Floyd Christmas Tournament. Cratty, now a junior at Pensacola Christian College in Florida, still remembers the shot that gave him instant notoriety on Kodiak Island. “It comes up every ...
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak girls place fifth in Ketchikan
Ketchikan erupted for 20 points in the fourth quarter to turn a close game into a 46-36 victory over Kodiak in the third/fifth-place girls basketball game at the Clark Cochrane Christmas Classic Friday in Ketchikan. Kodiak (2-2) finishes fifth in the eight-team tournament, losing its final two games after beating Gig Harbor, Wash., in Tuesday’s opening round. Kodiak coach Stephanie Dandliker was glad to see the pl...
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joe Floyd Tournament champions
Year Boys Girls 1967 Kodiak — 1968 Kodiak — 1969 Cordova — 1970 Kodiak — 1971 Fairbanks — 1972 Lathrop Lathrop 1973 Kenai Kenai 1974 Seward Seward 1975 Barrow Kodiak 1976 Eielson Monroe Catholic 1977 Dimond Dimond 1978 Dimond Kodiak 1979 Kodiak Wasilla 1980 Lathrop Kodiak 1981 Kodiak West Valley 1982 Kodiak Kodiak 1983 Service Monroe Catholic 1984 Kodiak Service 1985 Kodiak Service 1986 Service Service 1987 Cordov...
Jan 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak girls get unexpected victory
Turns out the Kodiak girls basketball team did win their season-opening game against Lathrop. The Bears beat Lathrop 41-30 on Dec. 16 in what was supposed to be an endowment game that did not count toward the season record. However, Kodiak activities director Bryan Ferris said Thursday that the Dec. 16 game counted toward the standings and the Dec. 17 loss against Lathrop was the endowment game. That moves Kodiak’...
Dec 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak falls to Cascade
Kodiak had Oregon’s top-ranked 4A girls team on the ropes in the first half. The Bears, though, couldn’t deliver the knockout punch. Cascade overcame a 12-point deficit to win a back-and-forth 43-40 semifinal girls basketball game in the Clarke Cochrane Christmas Classic Wednesday afternoon in Ketchikan. Kodiak drops to Friday’s third/fifth-place game against host Ketchikan at 2 p.m. “I’m much more pleased with th...
Dec 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak shuts down Gig Harbor
In a game where points were hard to come by, Kodiak’s girls did just enough to earn their first victory of the season. Kodiak held Gig Harbor, Wash., scoreless for the first and fourth quarters in a 27-17 win Tuesday afternoon during the opening round of the Clarke Cochrane Christmas Classic in Ketchikan. The Bears advance to play Cascade, Ore., at 4 p.m. today in a semifinal contest. The winner advances to Friday...
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak boys holds off alumni
For the first 34 minutes, Kodiak High School’s alumni team was poised for an upset victory over KHS’s current crop of boys basketball players. However, in the final six minutes, the alumni team displayed their age. Kodiak closed with an 18-10 run that helped it pull out an 83-74 win Monday afternoon at the KHS gym. “They got some talented kids out there,” Kodiak coach David Anderson said. “I wanted us to run some ...
Dec 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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KHS girls basketball team is headed to Ketchikan
Kodiak’s girls basketball team is spending part of its Christmas break in Ketchikan. The Bears are leaving the day after Christmas to participate in the four-day Clarke Cochrane Christmas Classic at Ketchikan High School. Kodiak opens against Gig Harbor, Wash. at 9 a.m. Tuesday. This will not be the first time Kodiak coach Stepahnie Dandliker has faced Gig Harbor, a city five minutes from Tacoma. Kodiak’s first-ye...
Dec 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former standouts appear at Kodiak wrestling practice
Christmas break is a time when Kodiak High School alumni come back to the island. Three alumni took time from their vacation Wednesday morning to rekindle old memories inside the KHS mat room. Southern Oregon University’s Jimmy Eggemeyer, Jamestown College’s Marlon Branson and former college All-American David O’Brien were present for Kodiak’s holiday practice. They weren’t just in the room — they were grappling w...
Dec 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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