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Dimond ends Eagle River girls’ basketball season March Issue 2 2012

Dimond ends Eagle River girls’ basketball season

The Eagle River girls’ basketball season ended with an 89-15 loss to top-seeded Dimond in the opening round of the Cook Inlet Conference tournament Feb. 29 at West High.

Chugiak girls upbeat despite 1-2 finish in conference tournament March Issue 2 2012

Chugiak girls upbeat despite 1-2 finish in conference tournament

After trailing by as many as 13 points in the first half, Chugiak’s girls rallied to take the lead but ultimately fell to West High...

Birchwood Christian boys make history March Issue 2 2012

Birchwood Christian boys make history

With a thrilling 57-56 win over Effie Kokrine in the Central Interior Conference championship March 3, Birchwood Christian School’s boys basketball team became the first in school history to earn a trip to the state tournament.

March Issue 1 2012

Birchwood Christian boys make history

Birchwood Christian’s boys became the first in school history to earn a Class 2A state basketball tournament berth with a thrilling 57-56 win over Effie Kokrine in the Central Interior Conference championship Saturday at Anderson School.

March Issue 1 2012

West girls down Chugiak 44-40

West outscored Chugiak 15-10 in the final quarter to earn a berth in the Cook Inlet Conference Tournament title game and a precious automatic bid to the state tournament.

Chugiak girls advance to semifinals March Issue 1 2012

Chugiak girls advance to semifinals

After the second day of the Cook Inlet Conference basketball tournament, Chugiak’s girls are the lone local team whose season will continue. The Mustangs defeated Bartlett 40-21 while Eagle River’s boys lost a heartbreaker 61-60 to tournament host West on Thursday, March 1.

March Issue 1 2012

Local athletes head to Whitehorse

The 700-mile trip from Eagle River to Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, site of the 2012 Arctic Winter Games, won’t be foreign to Team Alaska’s speedskaters.

Local grapplers dominate City Championships March Issue 1 2012

Local grapplers dominate City Championships

Chugiak-Eagle River wrestlers have established themselves as kings of the middle school mat.