Holly Brehmer provided the offense and Alexis Trombley handled the D as Chugiak’s girls soccer team held on for a 1-0 win over rival Eagle River Saturday, April 20 at The Dome in Anchorage.
With a thick layer of snow still covering ballfields throughout Anchorage and Eagle River, the start of the 2013 high school softball and Knik Little League seasons has been delayed.
The bar has been raised for next year’s Prosser-Whitmore Indoor Track and Field Championships — thanks in large part to Chugiak and Eagle River High athletes.
Dimond handed Chugiak its first loss of the season 4-1 on Tuesday, April 16 at The Dome. Holly Brehmer scored the lone goal for the Mustangs, who fell to 2-1-2 in the Cook Inlet Conference and 4-1-2 overall.
Chugiak’s Kirsten Watts and Eagle River’s Jade Pandres recently helped the Alaska Allstars win the USA Hockey Tier II 14-U girls national championship in San Jose, Calif.
Two weeks ago, the Birchwood Christian School Warriors track and field team ran in a venue other than their own hallways for the first time this season.
Chugiak’s Tyler Rohde and Eagle River’s Scout Warners proved that last week by winning the pentathlon at the Big “C” Relays on Friday and Saturday, April 5-6 at The Dome. Six athletes competed in the invitation-only event, which featured the 100-meter dash, 300 hurdles, high jump, shot put and 800.
Tyler Rohde is the best hurdler in Alaska. He proved that last year when he set a state record in the 110-meter hurdles at the ASAA Class 4A State Track and Field Championships.
After a week and a half off, local soccer teams were back on the pitch this week. Here’s a look at Chugiak and Eagle River fared.