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.
Eagle River beat Fairbanks 9-8 in the Alaska American Legion AA State Baseball Tournament on Sunday, July 29 at Mulcahy Stadium in Anchorage.
Chugiak Post 33 earned a spot in the American Legion AA State Tournament semifinal with a 12-3 win over No. 2 South on Sunday at Mulcahy Stadium.
No. 8 Eagle River upset top-seeded Kenai to stay undefeated in the American Legion AA State Tournament.