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Summer Solstice champs
Team Precheese won the seventh- and eighth-grade boys division of the Summer Solstice 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament June 23 at Baranof Park. Front: Jay Miranda. Back, left: Lucky Ibaobao, Darwin Lacaste and Bryan Mangrobang. (Photo courtesy of Kodiak Parks and Recreation)
Jun 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocean Beauty wins Junior division
Ocean Beauty’s Owen Tuckfield runs to first base during the Kodiak Junior Little League championship game against Brechan Tuesday evening at East Elementary Field. Ocean Beauty, the No. 1 seed, defeated No. 2 seed Brechan 18-17. Ocean Beauty’s Brandon Pickett had three hits, including two home runs, while Gus Pyles and Tuckfield also had three hits for Ocean Beauty. Joe Schactler and Trenton Foxworthy had three hi...
Jun 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roller wash
Rock Island Rollers teammate Tamara Dameron washes a car during a fundraiser car wash Saturday in the Wells Fargo parking lot. The Rock Island Rollers are Kodiak’s roller derby team.(Derek Clarkston photo)
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seahawks coming to Kodiak for camp
The NFL is coming to Kodiak — at least for a day. Four Seattle Seahawks players and two cheerleaders will be in Kodiak Saturday for a football camp put on by the Kodiak Football League. “For the Seattle Seahawks to come down here and spend their time to show how much football means to the community of Kodiak and how much they want to help really makes me feel good,” KFL vice president Rich Walker said. The players...
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dunbar advances in 5,000
A big final kick secured Kodiak’s Trevor Dunbar a spot in Thursday’s 5,000-meter finals at the U.S. Olympic Trials. Dunbar passed three runners in the final 100 meters to finish third in the first of two preliminary heats at the U.S. Olympic Trials Monday evening at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Dunbar’s time of 13 minutes, 49.19 seconds is slower than his qualifying and personal-best time of 13:36.86, but it was ...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pillans outduels Melin in 250/450cc main event
Troy Melin rode into the pits for the final time Friday evening and was quickly greeted with a fist pound by Steven Pillans. The two riders put on a six-lap 250/450cc main event battle to close out the two-hour racing extravaganza at Kodiak Island Raceway. Melin, on a 250, held the early lead, but Pillans, on a 450, once again pulled it out to remain undefeated at the raceway in three events this season. Melin fin...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bush Whacker’s Open results
The foursome of Chuck Martin, Jack McFarland, Otis McGuire and Terry Napp won the first Bush Whacker's Open golf tournament Friday evening at the Bear Valley Golf Course. The group shot a a combined 197. Results 1. Chuck Martin, Terry Napp, Jack McFarland, Otis McGuire, 197; 2. Jim Kennedy, Alan Skaw, Randy Ensign, Steve Tyner, 201; 3. Lonnie White, Rich Edwards, Jason Bang, John Kennedy, 207; 4. Mackey, Kelso, Bo...
Jun 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dunbar qualifies for U.S. Olympic Trials
Three years ago, Trevor Dunbar was setting Alaska high school track and field records while running for Kodiak. Today, Dunbar attempts to take one step closer to the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Dunbar is running in the first of two 5,000-meter preliminary heats at the U.S. Olympic Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. The race begins at 6 p.m. and can be seen live on NBC Sports (GCI channel 39). “When I fina...
Jun 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mahle takes loss
Kodiak’s Brandon Mahle pitched well in his third outing for the Post 20 Twins, but absorbed a 3-1 loss to Service in an American Legion baseball game Saturday in Anchorage. Mahle, a Kodiak High School rising senior, started and went 4 1/3 innings, giving up three runs —one earned —on three hits while walking seven and striking out one. The Twins, a Kenai-based team, are 4-2 in league and 8-4 overall.
Jun 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak's finest
Liam Center fields a ground ball from his knees during a Kodiak Little League Major All-Stars practice Wednesday evening at Dark Lake Field. The 10-player team is preparing for July’s all-star tournament.The rest of the team includes Mitchell Kane, Shaun Walton, Louis Rocheleau, Hannah Davis, Hallah Jantz, Josh Smith, Josh Pickens, Dustin Swearingin and Luke James.(Derek Clarkston photo)
Jun 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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