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Bormuels experience Indianoplis
The heat of Indianapolis left a lasting impression on Jerish Bormuel. “It was really hot,” the Kodiak 18-year-old said. “It was my first time in 90-degree weather.” Bormuel spent nearly a week in Indy with his family, bowling in three tournaments in mid-July — the big one being the USBC Junior Gold Championships. Bormuel placed 1,017th in a field of 1,048 with a 15-game average of 145.27. He said the oil patterns ...
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mahle earns all-state nod
Kodiak’s Brandon Mahle was voted onto the 2012 Alaska Legion baseball Team of Excellence All-State team last week. Mahle, pitching for Kenai’s Post 20 Twins, was one of six hurlers to be placed on the team by opposing coaches. Mahle posted a 6-1 record, a 3.06 ERA and 27 strikeouts during the regular season. The rising Kodiak senior tallied the most wins among the six all-state pitchers. Mahle, however, absorbed a...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playing for fun
Craig Walton, right, runs into first baseman Giovanni Martinez during a pick-up baseball game Sunday evening at East Elementary Field. This is the second week that players ranging in age from 11 to adults assembled to play. Organizer Brett Bezona said he hopes to keep it going every Sunday at 4 p.m. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Jul 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Coast Guardsmen run in Barrow marathon
Runners take your mark…get set…GO! The crew at Forward Operating Location Barrow laced up their sneakers and participated in the inaugural Top of the World Midnight Marathon, Friday. “Race at the Top” consisted of three events. Race participants could choose to register for the full 26.2-mile marathon, the 13.1-mile half marathon or a 3.1 mile 5K run/walk. Coast Guard participants included one marathon runner, two...
Jul 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak's Lindsay Knight heads to national bodybuilding competition
Nothing slows down veteran bodybuilder Lindsay Knight. In a sport known more for youth, Knight is going strong at the age of 61. On Saturday, the Kodiak resident competes in the NPC Teen, Collegiate and Masters National Championships in Pittsburgh, Pa. Knight, a historian of Alaska bodybuilding, said he could be the first from the 49th state to compete in this event. “I don’t know of anybody who has done this show...
Jul 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak High School booster club golf tournament results released
The foursome of Kris Sockwell, Dustin Roberson, Guy Hughey and Mike Martin was the big winner at last weekend’s “Tee Off For Kids” golf tournament to benefit the Kodiak Booster Club. The annual tournament, held since 2003, is one of the largest single-event fundraisers for the club, which supports Kodiak High School sports teams by paying for travel expenses. Last year, the club donated in excess of $80,000, which...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks and Rec
July 13-20 ADVISORY BOARD The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board monthly meeting is scheduled for noon Tuesday, July 17, in the Baranof Park office. The agenda is as follows: 1. Roll Call; 2. Public Testimony on Non-Agenda Items; 3. Approval of Agenda; 4. Approval of Meeting Minutes; 5. Discussion Items; 6. Director’s Report; 7. Board Comments; 8. Adjournment. Bob Harding of D.A. Hogan Inc., the project manager a...
Jul 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Little League juniors win in 10 soggy innings
The Kodiak Junior Little Leaguers left the field exhausted and mud-soaked but victorious Thursday night as they defeated Anchorage West-CV 6-5 in 10 long innings. Coach Brett Bezona said that in the rain and mud, the team’s stars were dampened in favor of a team effort. “The whole team really came together tonight to play,” he said. “They really gelled together as a team tonight, and I think that’s how they pulled...
Jul 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak brothers bowl in Indiana
The Bormuel brothers bond with bowling. The three — Jason, Jerish and Jacque —  do everything bowling together. They practice together. They league bowl together and now they are headed cross country together. The trio is bowling in three tournaments in Indianapolis, Ind., beginning today. The showcase tournament is the USBC Junior Gold Championships, the biggest youth tournament in the nation with more than 2,000...
Jul 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak junior all-stars open with win
Kodiak’s Junior baseball all-stars played a long, tough game to an 8-7 victory over Knik-AMC Monday at Brotherhood Field in Anchorage. It was Kodiak’s first game in the round-robin District 1 tournament. The islanders face Abbott-O-Rabbit today at 4 p.m. Abbott-O-Rabbit downed Dimond-West 6-2 on Sunday.
Jul 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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