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Alumni update: Dunbar third at Pac-12 meet
Trevor Dunbar led the way for Oregon at the Pac-12 cross country championships. Dunbar, a former Kodiak High School star, placed third Saturday in Santa Clarita, Calif., at the Pac-12 championships and was the top Oregon finisher. The Oregon senior covered the 8-kilometer course in 23 minutes, 28 seconds, while teammate Parker Stinson was fourth with the same time. “It was feeling hard for me at the beginning and ...
Oct 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reverse Pillar Mt. Run Saturday
The Orion Mountain Sports Shop Reverse Pillar Mountain Run is 10 a.m. Saturday. The 9-mile run begins and ends at Orion’s on Mill Bay Road. Runners run to Swampy Acres before climbing Pillar Mountain. Competitors then run down Pillar Mountain Road before hitting the streets of Kodiak to finish the race. Prizes will be awarded to the top solo female, male and relay team and for the best costume. Registration begins...
Oct 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Talon Lindquist among nation’s top youth swimmers
Kodiak Kingfisher Talon Lindquist is not only one of Alaska’s fastest youth swimmers, he’s also one of the nation’s fastest youth swimmers. Last month, Lindquist’s name appeared on six national age-group top 10 lists for the 2011-2012 season compiled by USA Swimming. The national swimming organization releases its nationwide lists after the season is complete. “I know it is huge, but I want to go farther,” Lindqui...
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: Oct. 24
Little Dribblers Tuesday, Oct. 16 Eagles 12, Family Pride 9 Edgee Ocampo 4 points, Maxwell Farmer 4, Ethan Bartz 2 and Nate Lightle 2 for Eagles. Keith Bruce 8 and Joshua Barnett 1 for Family Pride. Brechan 20, Grizzlies 10 Ian Rocheleau 8 points, Ryan Walker 8 and Tyler Skonberg 4 for Brechan. Elizaddre Valdez 4 points, Jaxon Mims 2, Elijah Calderon 2 and Gavin Brown 2 for Grizzlies. Coastal Contracting 23, Minec...
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special Olympics bowling
Scott Snider watches his bowling ball roll down the lane during the local Special Olympics bowling tournament Sunday at Tropic Lanes. Special Olympics president Dan Canavan said 30 athletes and partners participated in the tournament that started last week. The team is taking 20 to the Special Olympics state tournament beginning Nov. 16 in Anchorage. (Derek Clarkston photo
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Eggemeyer top NAIA wrestler at 149 pounds
Jimmy Eggemeyer will start his senior wrestling season at Southern Oregon University as the top 149-pound wrestler in NAIA. Eggemeyer, a 2008 Kodiak High School graduate, was listed at No. 1 at 149 pounds in the NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Preseason top 20 poll, announced last Wednesday. Eggemeyer finished second at the NAIA national meet last season and is one of three Southern Oregon wrestlers to earn top billing, w...
Oct 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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KFL dominated at home
On a finger-numbing Saturday afternoon, a pair of mainland teams heated up Joe Floyd Track and Field.  Palmer and Chugiak, both from the Mat-Su Youth Football Association, defeated a pair of Kodiak Football League all-star teams in the yearly matchup between the two football leagues.  The Palmer team, composed of fifth and sixth graders, used big plays to roll up a 48-0 win over Kodiak’s Cub Division all-stars in ...
Oct 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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KFL all-stars hosts Chugiak Saturday
Kodiak Football League players run on Joe Floyd Track and Field during Monday’s all-star practice. The KFL is hosting Chugiak this Saturday. The Cubs Division plays at 11 a.m., followed by the Grizzlies Division at 1 p.m. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Oct 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local Results: Oct. 17
Little Dribblers Brechan 37, Redgate 21 Louis Rocheleau 17 points, Kevin Maramba 6, Wesley Walker 6, Taylor Evans 4 and Abraham Fields 4 for Brechan. Ken Caldejon 10 points, Isaih Montalbo 7 and Davis Mckechnie 4 for Redgate. Senior Dribblers Tuesday, Oct. 9 Team Jimenez 77, iTeam 61 Germain Jimenez 37 points, Eric Alas 24, Billy Alcaide 14 and Darwin Lacaste 2 for Team Jimenez. Jeffery Keodoungdy 27 points, Ryan ...
Oct 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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McCarthy mishap gives Valley half-marathon win
Julian McCarthy was on his way to winning KMXT’s Run the Rock half-marathon when he decided to extend his run. Instead of turning around at the half-marathon turnaround on Antone Larsen Road, McCarthy kept chugging along to the marathon turnaround. “I never saw the turnaround,” McCarthy said. “The guy was there and said, ‘Good job, do you want any Gatorade?’ I kept going and got to the end of the road and thought ...
Oct 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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