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Local All-Stars “play ball”

The Knik major girls All-Star softball team recorded an dramatic 9-2 victory of Dimond-West on July 3, upending the previously unbeaten team, in action held at East Anchorage’s Nunaka Valley Fields.
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Muscles burn, stomachs turn, sweat rolls off bodies

With one of the warmest races in recent years, athletes looking to conquer Seward’s Mount Marathon were treated to another level of torture – suffocating heat – during the 87th annual race held July 4.
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Mundell, Peyton, part of national-title Ladies Rugby program at Norwich

Although rugby was not a part of their high school sports resume, 2011 Chugiak graduate Sophie Mundell and 2013 Eagle River High grad Sarah Peyton are taking to women’s Sevens Rugby with a passion and were members of the Norwich Cadets national title 15s and 7s team this past year.
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ER Legion Baseball team rolls up two more victories

The Eagle River Wolves American Legion baseball team sandwiched the Fourth of July with a pair of lopsided victories, both at the expense of West Anchorage Post 1, winning 15-2, Thursday, and 18-6, Saturday.
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Mundell, Peyton, part of national-title Ladies Rugby program at Norwich

Although rugby was not a part of their high school sports resume, 2011 Chugiak graduate Sophie Mundell and 2013 Eagle River High grad Sarah Peyton are taking to women’s Sevens Rugby with a passion and were members of the Norwich Cadets national title 15s and 7s team this past year.

Muscles burn, stomachs turn, sweat rolls off bodies

With one of the warmest races in recent years, athletes looking to conquer Seward’s Mount Marathon were treated to another level of torture – suffocating heat – during the 87th annual race held July 4.

Local All-Stars “play ball”

The Knik major girls All-Star softball team recorded an dramatic 9-2 victory of Dimond-West on July 3, upending the previously unbeaten team, in action held at East Anchorage’s Nunaka Valley Fields.

ER Legion Baseball team rolls up two more victories

The Eagle River Wolves American Legion baseball team sandwiched the Fourth of July with a pair of lopsided victories, both at the expense of West Anchorage Post 1, winning 15-2, Thursday, and 18-6, Saturday.

Eagle River hooper to take game to next level

Two-year Eagle River High basketball letter-winner Thomas Jones will be attending Everett Community College and playing ball for the Trojans. Playing ball since age three, and developing a love for the sport throughout the school years, Thomas played basketball in the Chugiak Youth Sports Association, on YMCA Comp teams and for the Eagle River Wolves C, JV and varsity teams.

Tigers defeat A’s in Bigs and Knik Majors Little League tournament Monday

Karma struck a unique chord Monday night as the Tigers defeated the A’s in games played thousands of miles away. The Detroit Tigers, hosting the red-hot Oakland Athletics, got a grand slam homerun from Rajai Davis in the bottom of the ninth to post the spectacular 5-4 win.

Archive » Athlete of the Week

Keegan Crow

Athlete of the Week — Aug. 22, 2013

Tia Goward

Athlete of the Week — May 16, 2013

Joey Lerch

Athlete of the Week — May 9, 2013

Amy Winczura

Athlete of the Week — May 2, 2013

Brandon Parrish

Athlete of the Week — April 25, 2013

Jessi Beverlin

Athlete of the Week — April 18, 2013

Thursday, Apr. 12

Soccer (Boys): Eagle River vs. Bartlett, The Dome, 6:30 p.m.

Friday, Apr. 13

Track & Field: Big “C” Relays, The Dome, 11 a.m.

Saturday, Apr. 14

Track & Field: Big “C” Relays, The Dome, 8 a.m.
Soccer (Girls): West at Chugiak (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 9 a.m.
Eagle River at Dimond (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 9 a.m.
Soccer (Boys): West at Chugiak (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 11 a.m.
Eagle River at Dimond (location subject to change, www.asdk12.org), 11 a.m.

Monday, Apr. 16

Soccer (Girls): Bartlett at Chugiak (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 5 p.m.
East at Eagle River (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 7 p.m.
Soccer (Boys): East at Eagle River (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 5 p.m.
Bartlett at Chugiak (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Apr. 18

Soccer (Girls): South at Eagle River (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 5 p.m.
Soccer (Boys): South at Eagle River (location subject to change, see www.asdk12.org), 7 p.m.

Thursday, Apr. 19

Soccer (Girls): Chugiak vs. Service, The Dome, 6:30 p.m.
Soccer (Boys): Chugiak vs. Service, The Dome, 4:40 p.m.