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Chugiak boys basketball full of new blood December Issue 2 2012

Chugiak boys basketball full of new blood

Chugiak’s boys basketball team has several fresh faces this season. Just three returners are back for the Mustangs — Skyler Fullmer, Payton Fullmer and Roger Jorgensen. And of those three, only the Fullmer cousins saw significant playing time last season.

December Issue 2 2012

Chugiak girls enter basketball season ‘refreshed’

Believe it or not, graduating six seniors and losing its point guard has benefited Chugiak’s girls basketball team, said third-year head coach Ryan Hales.

A rocky beginning December Issue 2 2012

A rocky beginning

Nobody joins a Nordic ski team to lift weights or swim. “We’ve been doing a lot of weights, a lot of core, a lot of running,” said Eagle River Wolves head coach Liz Turner during a 5-kilometer freestyle Nordic ski race Saturday, Dec. 8 on Sand Lake.

Lyon leads local shooters at CIC riflery championships December Issue 1 2012

Lyon leads local shooters at CIC riflery championships

Eagle River High senior Brenden Lyon led all local marksmen by finishing eighth overall with an aggregate score of 378.6 at the Cook Inlet Conference riflery championships Saturday, Dec. 1 at West High.

Fritz is World Cup bound December Issue 1 2012

Fritz is World Cup bound

Lauren Fritz, a 2006 graduate of Eagle River High and a member of the Alaska Pacific University Elite ski team, has been named to the United States roster for the upcoming World Cup Nordic ski races in Quebec.

Prep hockey round-up December Issue 1 2012

Prep hockey round-up

Chugiak 8, Bartlett 5 Chugiak picked up an 8-5 Cook Inlet Conference win Tuesday, Dec. 4 at Ben Boeke.

Eagle River wrestler third at North/South December Issue 1 2012

Eagle River wrestler third at North/South

After losing a 5-4 decision to Ketchikan’s Isaac Lontz earlier, Eagle River High freshman Gavin Arnold edged Lontz 2-1 to claim third place at 132 pounds at the North/South Wrestling Tournament at Soldotna on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Bowlers needed in Eagle River November Issue 5 2012

Bowlers needed in Eagle River

Eagle River High’s bowling team needs some help. “We need more bowlers, especially girls,” Wolves’ head coach Lynn Kocher said.

November Issue 5 2012

Hockey round-up

South/Bartlett beat Chugiak/Eagle River 6-4 in girls hockey on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at the McDonald Center in Eagle River. Autumn Sperry and Morgan Elledge each scored twice for CER. Chugiak/Eagle also lost 5-3 on Tuesday, Nov. 29 to Dimond/West. Sam Perez scored twice for CER, and Elledge added a goal.

Chugiak sees increased interest in bowling November Issue 5 2012

Chugiak sees increased interest in bowling

When first-year head coach Teri Schneider took over Chugiak’s bowling program, her main goal was to increase interest.