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March Issue 1 2012

Birchwood Christian boys make history

Birchwood Christian’s boys became the first in school history to earn a Class 2A state basketball tournament berth with a thrilling 57-56 win over Effie Kokrine in the Central Interior Conference championship Saturday at Anderson School.

March Issue 1 2012

West girls down Chugiak 44-40

West outscored Chugiak 15-10 in the final quarter to earn a berth in the Cook Inlet Conference Tournament title game and a precious automatic bid to the state tournament.

Chugiak girls advance to semifinals March Issue 1 2012

Chugiak girls advance to semifinals

After the second day of the Cook Inlet Conference basketball tournament, Chugiak’s girls are the lone local team whose season will continue. The Mustangs defeated Bartlett 40-21 while Eagle River’s boys lost a heartbreaker 61-60 to tournament host West on Thursday, March 1.

March Issue 1 2012

Local athletes head to Whitehorse

The 700-mile trip from Eagle River to Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, site of the 2012 Arctic Winter Games, won’t be foreign to Team Alaska’s speedskaters.

Local grapplers dominate City Championships March Issue 1 2012

Local grapplers dominate City Championships

Chugiak-Eagle River wrestlers have established themselves as kings of the middle school mat.

Boys cagers welcome CIC tourney challenges March Issue 1 2012

Boys cagers welcome CIC tourney challenges

Eagle River boys basketball opens the Cook Inlet Conference tournament today...

Seconds to spare at state skiing March Issue 1 2012

Seconds to spare at state skiing

Shortly after winning the individual boys Skimeister title at the ASAA Alaska State Nordic Skiing Championships on Feb. 24...

Birchwood Christian seeking first state appearances March Issue 1 2012

Birchwood Christian seeking first state appearances

Both Birchwood Christian School (BCS) basketball teams have a chance to make history...

March Issue 1 2012

Chugiak duo to hit the Iditarod Trail

Chugiak mushers Jim Lanier and Mike Suprenant will be among a field of 66 mushers who hit the trail this weekend for the 2012 Iditarod Sled Dog Race.

Girls limp into state with high hopes March Issue 1 2012

Girls limp into state with high hopes

Chugiak’s girls will look to avenge their regular season finale loss to Bartlett today...