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Lynx blank Mustangs in low-scoring affair September Issue 1 2013

Lynx blank Mustangs in low-scoring affair

Neither Chugiak nor Dimond got into much of an offensive rhythm Friday, Aug. 30, but it was the Lynx who were dancing at the end of the night. Dimond used a late fourth-quarter score to edge visiting Chugiak 6-0 and earn its first win of the season. It was the first loss of the year for the Mustangs, who fell to 2-1 overall and 1-1 in Cook Inlet Conference play.

West football earns sloppy win over Eagle River September Issue 1 2013

West football earns sloppy win over Eagle River

The rain might have held off until the end of the night, but there was plenty of slop on the field when Eagle River and West met Saturday, Aug. 31 at Anchorage Football Stadium. The Eagles earned a 35-29 win in a contest that featured 10 fumbles, seven turnovers and 190 penalty yards.

Chugiak tennis uses forfeits to edge Eagle River September Issue 1 2013

Chugiak tennis uses forfeits to edge Eagle River

Chugiak tennis used three forfeits to edge rival Eagle River 5-4 on Aug. 28. Jacob Shercliffe (boys No. 2 singles) and Tasha Boyer (girls No. 1 singles) earned wins on the court for the Mustangs.

Chugiak flag program under new leadership August Issue 5 2013

Chugiak flag program under new leadership

Jon Schroeder might not be running the Mustangs flag football program anymore, but the team is still benefitting from the groundwork laid by the longtime Chugiak coach. Of the 17 on varsity, 11 are seniors, including all eight returners. New coach Marilyn Campnell said the team’s experience makes her job a little easier.

Kott’s four scores lead Wolves past Lynx August Issue 5 2013

Kott’s four scores lead Wolves past Lynx

Holding a nine-point lead at halftime, head coach Jason Brewer challenged seniors Peter Kott and Ed Hall to cement Eagle River’s first win of the 2013 football season. Challenge met.

Five flaggers return for Wolves August Issue 5 2013

Five flaggers return for Wolves

Despite opening their season to perennial flag football powerhouse Dimond — which extended its winning streak to 18 games with a 48-0 shutout over Eagle River on Saturday, Aug. 24 — the Wolves are staying positive.

Mustangs edge West in overtime August Issue 5 2013

Mustangs edge West in overtime

Anyone who pays attention to Chugiak High football knows Jake Brownlee and Kenny Pegues are two of the team’s leaders. On Friday, Aug. 23, they showed why. The seniors anticipated West’s final play of the game, which ended 14-7 in favor of Chugiak after Brownlee’s one-handed sack of Eagles quarterback Tyrone Davis on fourth down in overtime at Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium.

Young Mustangs gallop past West Valley August Issue 4 2013

Young Mustangs gallop past West Valley

1985 Chugiak High grad inducted into Hall of Fame August Issue 3 2013

1985 Chugiak High grad inducted into Hall of Fame

What makes standout Chugiak High athletes? Their fathers, apparently. A four-year varsity soccer player, 1985 graduate Ed Blahous Jr. was inducted into the Alaska High School Hall of Fame on Aug. 4, joining his father, Ed Blahous Sr., who was inducted as a soccer coach last year.