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T-Birds end Chugiak’s season November Issue 2 2012

T-Birds end Chugiak’s season

After beating East High in the opening round of the Cook Inlet Conference volleyball tournament, Chugiak fell to the T-Birds on Saturday, Nov. 3. Not only did the 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-23) loss end the Mustangs’ season, it ended their streak of four consecutive state tournament appearances.

Wolves go two-and-out at CIC volleyball tourney November Issue 2 2012

Wolves go two-and-out at CIC volleyball tourney

Both local high schools saw their seasons end at the hands of East at the Cook Inlet Conference volleyball tournament.

Players aplenty on girls hockey team November Issue 2 2012

Players aplenty on girls hockey team

Randall Sperry has a problem. But, it’s a good problem. The Chugiak-Eagle River girls hockey coach has 28 players on his roster. About half are returners and half new to the sport.

Eagle River hockey under new leadership November Issue 2 2012

Eagle River hockey under new leadership

With no seniors on the team last year, Eagle River’s varsity hockey roster is nearly identical for the 2012-13 campaign.

Thin on the blue line — not on heart November Issue 2 2012

Thin on the blue line — not on heart

Nearly every forward is back for Chugiak’s hockey team, but the Mustangs are thin on the blue line.

Friedli defends state diving title November Issue 2 2012

Friedli defends state diving title

Winning a state title is emotional. Just ask Kaitlin Friedli.

Friedli defends state diving title November Issue 1 2012

Friedli defends state diving title

Chugiak senior Kaitlin Friedli scored 371.65 points to win her second straight state diving title Saturday during the ASAA/First National Bank Alaska Swimming and Diving State Championships at Bartlett High.

Gymnasts look toward the future November Issue 1 2012

Gymnasts look toward the future

Despite injury-plagued seasons, both Chugiak and Eagle River’s gymnastics coaches were happy following the conclusion of the Cook Inlet Conference meet on Saturday, Oct. 27 at Chugiak High.

November Issue 1 2012

CIC volleyball tournament sets up for some excitement

Despite entering the Cook Inlet Conference volleyball tournament as the seventh seed, Eagle River still has a chance to make state, said assistant coach Gary Steinfort.

Postseason honors pile up November Issue 1 2012

Postseason honors pile up

Although the prep football season is over, there’s still plenty of football left for some of the area’s top high school players.