Birchwood Christian School defeated Russian Mission 65-56 on Monday in the boys Class 1A state basketball tournament.
Noatak defeated Birchwood Christian School 55-49 in the first round of the boys Class 1A state basketball tournament Saturday.
West High ended Chugiak’s season with a 75-53 win in the first round of the Cook Inlet Conference girls basketball tournament March 6.
Alaska Nordic Racing (ANR) skier Sarissa Lammers had the top finish among six locals on Day 1 of the USSA Marriot Junior National Nordic Ski Championships in Fairbanks Monday, March 11.
Eagle River High’s track and field team saw another surge in numbers for the second straight year. “Last year was the biggest until this year,” head coach Matt Turner said of his 77 athletes.
After earning the first Cook Inlet Conference tournament win in program history, Eagle River High’s boys basketball team ended its season with a 65-60 loss to West in the third-place game Saturday, March 9.
Less than a week into the 2013 track and field season, Chugiak High was literally hundreds of miles ahead of the pack. The Mustangs held a fundraiser March 8-9 where at least one athlete ran on the school’s indoor track for 24 consecutive hours. Twenty-one Chugiak runners racked up a combined 2,170 laps — nearly 200 miles. Ty Jordan’s 305 laps — more than a marathon — were the most by any individual.
Last year, Birchwood Christian School’s boys basketball team won the program’s first conference title and earned its first state berth. The Warriors are looking to make history again.