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Golf tourney raises funds for KHS Booster Club
The Kodiak High School Booster Club’s annual golf tournament is Saturday. The “Tee Off For Kids” four-person, 18-hole best-ball tournament begins 9 a.m. at the Bear Valley Golf Course. The tournament, held since 2003, is a fundraiser for the club, which supports KHS sports junior varsity and C squad teams and other student activities. Last year’s tournament raised more than $5,000. Annual the club spends more than...
Jul 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playbook: July 12
Friday, July 12 Baseball: Kodiak Juniors Little League all-stars vs. City View, 6:30 p.m. at DW Brotherhood in Anchorage. Saturday, July 13 Baseball: Kodiak Juniors Little League all-stars vs. Abbott-O-Rabbit, 1 p.m. at DW Brotherhood in Anchorage. Racing: Motocross, ATV at the Kodiak Island Raceway, 3 p.m.
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Construction begins for outfield turf at Baranof Field
Lots of ground was broken on Charlie Powers’ first day as the City of Kodiak’s parks and recreation director. Under a sparkling Monday sky, parks and recreation employees were digging up the outfield grass at Baranof Field in preparation for the addition of artificial field turf. The grass is being saved for use at Woody Way Field. “We are trying to capture as much of the turf as we can,” Powers said. “Last year, ...
Jul 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Junior all-stars power past Polar in first game
Kodiak’s Juniors Little League all-star team showcased its offense in an opening-round District I pool play baseball game. Led by Luke James, the island’s 13-and 14-year-olds blasted Polar 28-8 Tuesday evening in Anchorage. James belted a grand slam over the left-field fence, then added a double and a single. James got plenty of help from his teammates in Kodiak’s 20-run win. Alan Floyd roped a pair of doubles, TJ...
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Majors drop another game
Kodiak’s Majors Little League baseball all-star team fell to Peninsula 18-1 Monday in a District I pool play game in Anchorage. Kodiak’s 11-and 12-year-olds stand at 0-2 and have been outscored 44-2 to begin the tournament. Nevin Lee provided all of Kodiak’s offense on Monday. He doubled to left-center in the first inning, then stole third and home to give Kodiak a 1-0 lead. Kodiak’s first lead of the tournament w...
Jul 10, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks and Rec adds two leagues
The City of Kodiak Parks and Recreation department is introducing two new leagues this summer — adult softball and 3-on-3 basketball. Softball used to have a big presence on the island but was always organized by the Kodiak Softball Association. That softball league folded several years ago, leaving just Sunday pickup games. New athletic fields/ice rink coordinator Landon Durand is responsible for adding softball ...
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Dunbar runs a fast 1,500
DAILY MIRROR STAFF Four days after running a slower-than-expected 1,500 meters at the Harry Jerome International, Kodiak’s Trevor Dunbar bounced back with a big performance. The former Kodiak High School standout and current University of Oregon runner produced a personal-best 3-minute, 38.38-second 1,500-meter time to finish second in Friday’s Victoria International in British Columbia. Dunbar’s previous top time...
Jul 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kodiak Major all-stars drop District I opener
Kodiak’s Majors Little League all-star team ran into a powerful AMC squad in an opening-round District I pool play baseball game Sunday evening in Anchorage. AMC — a team comprised of players from Anchorage’s military base — belted four home runs en route to a 26-1 victory over Kodiak in four innings. “They had some monsters,” Kodiak assistant coach Chad Griswold said. Two of AMC’s home runs were grand slams, and ...
Jul 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mahle gets win for Kenai
Brandon Mahle earned the victory in Kenai’s 16-6 American Legion AA victory over Fairbanks Saturday in Anchorage. The Kodiak High School 2013 graduate allowed six runs — three earned — in six innings to help the Twins jump to fourth in the standings with a 10-5 league record, 12-10 overall. Wasilla, South and Juneau are ahead of Kenai in the standings. Today, Kenai begins play in the Bill Miller Wood Bat Tournamen...
Jul 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Post 17 gets league split with South
Kodiak found itself in a tough situation Friday night down four runs to the top team in the American Legion baseball A division.  The deficit didn’t faze Post 17 as the team rallied to pick up an impressive 10-7 league win over South Anchorage at Baranof Field.  The victory didn’t carry over to Saturday as South blanked Kodiak 6-0 to salvage a league split.  “It would have been nice to get the sweep in the confere...
Jul 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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