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Middle school girls hoop camp debuts Monday
Kathryn Symmes is giving Kodiak girls a chance to get time on the hardwood this summer. Symmes, coach of the Kodiak Middle School girls basketball team, is putting on a three-week summer skills session beginning Monday at the KMS gym. “We are just going to be working on basic skills,” Symmes said. “Hopefully, it will improve their skills. They should have more fun playing and like the game more.” This is the first...
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Obas is King of the Hill
Philip Obas bowled his way to a big payday Sunday. Obas won the third King of the Hill Championship at Tropic Lanes and received a $625 check to go with the title. The Kodiak bowler rolled a 245 and a 248 to defeat Rod Kiefer in the championship match. Kiefer bowled a 204 and a 191 and earned $325 for second place. Obas was fourth after the three-game qualifying round, second after the first round and first after ...
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Larsens win golf tourney
Brett and Kriss Larsen and Jim Peterson earned victories in the Kodiak Golf Association Crab Festival Tournament Monday at Bear Valley Golf Course. Brett Larsen took the men’s championship flight with a one-over-par 73, his wife Kriss won the women’s division with a 90, while Peterson topped the men’s first flight with an 85. James Schilbach (82) and Dustin Roberson (83) finished second and third in the men’s cham...
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Tennis champions
Derrick Magnuson, right, defeated Jake Powell 6-3, 6-4 in the men’s singles event during the Crab Festival Tennis Tournament. The tournament featured 51 entrees. (Craig Johnson photo)
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Championship volleyball
The two-month Women's Volleyball League season concluded Tuesday evening with the Hit Squad defeating Hot Tamales 25-22, 13-25, 15-13. The Hit Squad featured the sister act of Stefanie Kondro, Alison Horn and Emily Horn and University of Alaska Anchorage player Maureen Sabado. Lisa Frick and Melisa Longgood were also on the team.
May 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brennan sets bike record
John Brennan didn’t set out Sunday morning to break a record. But, he did any ways. Brennan covered the punishing 41-mile Pasagshak to Kodiak bike race in 1 hour, 58 minutes, 32 seconds. The Georgia native stationed at Kodiak’s Coast Guard base broke Ryan Harris’ 2011 course-record time of 2:01:45. To celebrate the feat, Brennan set out to replenish the calories lost on the ride by eating crab legs and fried Oreos...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alumni update: Dunbar headed to NCAA Championships
Trevor Dunbar is headed to the NCAA Track and Field Championships. The Kodiak native and current University of Oregon star punched his ticket to Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday at the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds. Dunbar, running in his first year for the Ducks, finished third in his heat of the 5,000 meters to advance to the national semifinals. Dunbar led at the bell lap before Hassan Mead of Minnesota took the le...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak athletes fare well at Gold Nugget
Betsy Lund viewed her Earth Day Triathlon victory two weeks ago as practice for Anchorage’s Gold Nugget Triathlon. The practice race paid off. On Sunday, Lund produced her best finish in the nation’s longest-running all-female triathlon. The Kodiak resident placed 29th in 1 hour, 20 minutes, 13 seconds, her top performance in three Gold Nugget outings. Kodiakans Heather Onders and Bree Witteveen also turned in sol...
May 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Subway Spring Soccer League champs
Left: Team Super Heroes won the Junior Division title in the Subway Spring Soccer League that concluded last week. Front, left: Hiromi Kageyama, Moises Cruz and Hannah Feldmeyer. Back, left: Shannon Feldmeyer (coach), Elizabeth Peterson, Kylie Cobban and Ava Pruitt. Right: Team Chubbys won the Striker Division. From left: Jennifer Warner (coach), Makai Probasco, Lydia Flerchinger, Kyra Romero, Chellarea Nugent, St...
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hershey Track and Field results
Girls 9 and 10 50-meter dash — 1. Carly Glover; 2. Natalia Schneider; 3. Ellysia Kernan; 4. Gracie Thomas. 100 — 1. Chayce Doerksen; 2. Makana Kamai; 3. Natalia Schneider; 4. Katherine Parnell. 200 — 1. Makana Kamai; 2. Chayce Doerksen; 3. Devon Cummiskey; 4. Gracie Thomas; 5. Hannah Deal. 400 — 1. Carly Glover; 2. Devon Cummiskey; 3. Sophia Dupras; 4. Hannah Deal; 5. Emily Jensen. Standing long jump — 1. Makana K...
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