Due to a lack of cooperation by Mother Nature, Chugiak and Eagle River’s tennis teams had a busy final week of the regular season making up for several postponed outdoor matches from earlier this year.
Eagle River High sophomore Lauren Frost was one of four selected for the 2013 USA Baseball National Team Identification Series Women’s National Team Trials on Sept. 14.
Led by a sixth-place finish from junior David McPhetres and a breakout showing by a pair of freshmen, the Chugiak boys cross country team is heading to state.
Eagle River's Hannah Stevens led all local finishers in 3rd place at the Region IV Cross Country Championships on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Kincaid Park; the Chugiak boys qualified for state by finishing third as a team.
East scored 25 points in the second half to pull away for a 43-18 Cook Inlet Conference football win over Eagle River on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Dimond Alumni Field.
The Mustangs kept their playoff hopes alive with a 28-0 CIC win over Bartlett on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Anchorage Football Stadium.
The largest wind gust on a stormy Saturday, Sept. 15 didn’t come courtesy of Mother Nature, but from the hundreds of Chugiak football fans who breathed a simultaneous sigh of relief after their team held on for a heart-stopping 13-7 win over Eagle River at Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium.
Getting to the state meet out of a loaded Cook Inlet Conference won’t be easy — but then, nothing worth doing is.