Winning a state title is emotional. Just ask Kaitlin Friedli.
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.
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.
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.
Although the prep football season is over, there’s still plenty of football left for some of the area’s top high school players.
Led by a pair of individual victories by sophomore Sammy Burke, one from freshman Emmie Jennings and senior Kaitlin Friedli’s second straight conference diving title, Chugiak’s girls finished second at the Cook Inlet Conference swimming and diving championships Saturday, Oct. 27 at Bartlett.
Eagle River High swimming and diving is hoping to make school history — and head coach Anna McGlocklin thinks she has the team to do it.
The Mustangs’ B and C teams notched victories Thursday, Oct. 18 to lift Chugiak riflery past Eagle River 5-2.
If Kaitlin Friedli wants to defend her state title, she just has to continue to do what she has all season — win.