Gridiron rivals team up for big win Outside
From left, Eagle River’s Kelechi Madubuko, Chugiak’s Wayde Snell, Chugiak’s Kenny Pegues, Chugiak’s Kody Trombley and Eagle River’s O.J. Hall pose at the Tanoa Bowl Classic in Auburn, Washington on Dec. 31, 2011. The high school all-star game pitted players from Alaska against players from Oregon, with Team Alaska notching a 41-0 shutout. Madubuko contributed to the effort with two carries for 19 yards and a touchdown. The Eagle River senior also caught three passes, including a 23-yard touchdown. Snell ran the ball eight times for 17 yards and a score. All except Pegues (2 tackles) are seniors in high school this year. Pegues is a sophomore. Both Trombley and Hall spent much of the game blocking for their team up front, helping Team Alaska outgain their Oregon counterparts by 175 yards.