Kenai Post 20 defeated Chugiak Post 33 twice Saturday to win the American Legion AA State Tournament championship at Mulcahy Stadium.
Kenai Post 20 used a walk-off single to beat Eagle River 9-8 on Friday and eliminate the Wolves from the American Legion AA State Tournament.
Chugiak Post 33 defeated Eagle River 10-0 in the semifinal of the American Legion AA State Tournament on Wednesday to earn a spot in the title game Friday at Mulcahy Stadium.
Talk about improbable. Both local American Legion teams notched consecutive upsets to remain the final two unbeaten teams after three games in the AA State Tournament at Mulcahy Stadium.
Both Chugiak Post 33 and Eagle River had solid wins in the opening round of the American Legion AA State Tournament.
Six local American Legion ballplayers were named to the 2012 Team of Excellence.
The Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks didn’t need a thank-you card. They let their bats do all the talking.
Eagle River’s Corey Cogdell, 25, will shoot for her second Olympic medal when she takes part in the Olympic trapshooting competition Aug. 4 in London.
Eagle River’s Sheryl Loan wrapped up a record ninth Tour of Anchorage on Sunday, July 29, following the final race of the five-race bicycle series.