Archive of: Sport's Features



Home away from home January Issue 3 2013

Home away from home

It wasn’t exactly home, but Chugiak’s Sam Hartke looked plenty comfortable covering the 7.5-kilometer classic course at Kincaid Park Saturday, Jan. 12.

Down to the wire January Issue 3 2013

Down to the wire

With just a week and a half before the Cook Inlet Conference hockey tournament, just five points separated four teams as of Tuesday, Jan. 15.

Second half surge propels BCS boys January Issue 2 2013

Second half surge propels BCS boys

Caleb Duplessis and Mike Rud combined for 32 points to lead Birchwood Christian School past visiting Peninsula Conference foe Ninilchik 48-28 on Friday, Jan. 4.

Two Wolves reach Colony finals January Issue 2 2013

Two Wolves reach Colony finals

Eagle River’s Cory Florence defeated Wasilla’s Blake Marks 4-2 in the finals of the 145-pound weight class at the Colony Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 5 in Palmer.

‘Shack’ reacts to game’s bizarre twist January Issue 2 2013

‘Shack’ reacts to game’s bizarre twist

Chugiak High football players once again found themselves in the middle of controversy due to use of an ineligible player. Only this time it was the opposing team at fault — and it was intentional.

January Issue 1 2013

Home cooking at Besh Cup

Local skiers sped around the Beach Lake Trails as if they were in their own backyards on Dec. 23 for the second of two Besh Cup races held before Christmas.

January Issue 1 2013

Wolves finish seventh at Cactus Jam

Eagle River High’s boys basketball team finished seventh out of eight teams in the Cactus Division at the Cactus Jam Hoop Classic in Phoenix on Dec. 26-31.

Mustang boys learning January Issue 1 2013

Mustang boys learning

With 0.1 second left in a game long since decided, Chugiak head boys basketball coach Kevin Fullmer continued coaching, screaming for his Mustangs to defend a meaningless inbounds pass as if a state title was on the line.

CHS girls net first hoops win January Issue 1 2013

CHS girls net first hoops win

Led by a determined senior and an explosive freshman, the Chugiak girls basketball team dominated the second half to earn a 49-42 win over Century (Hillsboro, Ore.) Dec. 29 in the final game of the Doc Larson Roundball Classic in Wasilla.