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Bartleson leads ESS into regionals
Wade Bartleson doesn’t sugarcoat what it is like being a teenager in Port Lions, a village of roughly 200 people that is only accessible by plane or boat. “I’m not going to lie, it is a little bit boring,” Bartleson said. Lucky for Bartleson he ha...
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Kodiak hoops to battle Palmer
Kodiak High School basketball will see plenty of the Palmer Moose on Thursday. Both the boys and girls play Palmer in the opening round of the Northern Lights Conference Championships at Kenai High School. The boys play at 3 p.m., followed by the ...
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Powers wins Wyoming state title
Former Kodiak High School standout Kerry Powers added another state title to his resume on Saturday. Powers captured the 220-pound title at the Wyoming 4A state wrestling championships. The senior from Sheridan defeated Gillette’s Zach Taylor, 8-6...
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SCORING DROUGHT: Offense comes up short in losses to Wasilla
A pair of offensively challenged quarters kept Kodiak from picking up its first marquee victory of the season. The Bears combined to score a mere five points — two baskets — in the final quarters of both Northern Lights Conference losses to Wasill...
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Kodiak girls split at Wasilla
Kodiak’s girls basketball team finished the regular season with an unusual road split against Wasilla. The Bears lost 61-52 on Friday and then picked up a forfeit victory on Saturday in the Northern Lights Conference season finale. According to as...
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Playbook
Playbook: March 4
Wednesday, March 4 Boys Basketball: Kodiak ESS vs. Cook Inlet Academy at the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Palmer at the Northern Lights Confer...
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Playbook: March 2
Wednesday, March 4 Boys Basketball: Kodiak ESS vs. Cook Inlet Academy at the Peninsula Conference Championships at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage, 6:30 p.m.
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Parks and Rec: Feb. 27-March 6
Aquatics Daily Schedule: Following is the daily schedule for the pool. Friday, Feb. 27 Morning Lap 5:30 – 7:30 a.m. Noon Lap 11 — 1 p.m. Evening Open 6:30 – 8 p.m. Evening Lap 8 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 Lap/Aerobics 1:30 — 3 p.m. Masters Swim 10...
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Playbook: Feb. 27
Friday, Feb. 27 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at Kodiak High School. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Girls Basketball: Kodiak at Wasilla. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Saturday, March...
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Playbook: Feb. 26
Friday, Feb. 27 Boys Basketball: Kodiak vs. Wasilla at Kodiak High School. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Girls Basketball: Kodiak at Wasilla. C squad, 4 p.m.; junior varsity, 5:30 p.m.; varsity, 7 p.m. Saturday, March...
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Scoreboards
NLC football standings
NLC
Overall
Kenai
4-0
6-0
Soldotna
3-0
6-0
Kodiak
1-2
3-2
Houston
1-2
1-4
Homer
1-3
1-4
Skyview
0-3
1-4
Local Sports
Pressing the competition
Armed with Superman socks, Robbie Bailey displayed his superhuman strength Saturday at the Ron Sears Memorial KMXT Bench Press Competition. Bailey won his second consecutive title in the men’s half bodyweight category, grunting through 131 repetit...
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Nummer captures wrestling crown
Joshua Nummer claimed Kodiak Middle School’s only title at the Tanana Wrestling Invitational Saturday in Fairbanks. The eighth-grader won the 126-pound classification with an 11-2 victory over Colony Middle School’s Eric Christy. Nummer won his ot...
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Local Results: March 4
City League Basketball March 1 Island Espresso 48, ISA 46 Juan Ruiz 17 points, Brandan Pickett 13, Kalen Willis 7, Jeraldo Ruiz 5, Leonard Pickett 4, Brandon Ensley 1 and Charles Russell 1 for Island Espresso. Jestoni Valdez 15 points, Kim Indugas...
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Alumni update: Lindquist tops in the WAC
For the second straight season, Jori Lindquist raised the Western Athletic Conference swimming championship trophy. Lindquist and the rest of her Northern Arizona University teammates captured the WAC title Saturday in San Antonio, Texas, with 666...
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Coastie vs. Townie hockey game has new look
One of Tim McGuyer’s goals as the new Baranof Park ice rink manager is to increase the usage of the facility. So far, he has succeeded. The rink’s cosmic skate nights have been a huge hit with more than 200 people attending. McGuyer is sprucing up...
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Teeing Off
Teeing Off: A Super Bowl therapy session with Gizmo
Surprisingly, the Clarkston household has handled Seattle’s devastating Super Bowl XLIX defeat pretty good. The carton of ice cream I purchased after the game is still half full and Gizmo is starting to get pep in his step. In the seven stages of ...
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Teeing Off: Gizmo's picks puts him on the naughty list
It’s Christmas time and Gizmo is on my naughty list. How did he get there you ask? Well, let me tell you. I thought the pup was a Seattle Seahawks fan, that was until Thursday afternoon when he made his Week 14 NFL picks. Gizmo did the unthinkable...
Dec 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teeing Off: A list of what Gizmo is thankful for
Since Thanksgiving was a day ago, it makes sense to turn this into a column full of thanks. What did you expect? An investigative piece on the proper way to cook a turkey. According to San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh, it is all about the te...
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Teeing off: ‘Flames’ will always be remembered
It’s been several years since my last column — Teeing Off — appeared in the sports section of the Kodiak Daily Mirror. I didn’t want my return to come like this, but it is. A few weeks ago, Kodiak lost a young ballplayer, one who I had the pleasur...
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Sports Photo of the Day
Jordan Foster of Big Ballin’ goes up to block a kill attempt by Derrick Magnuson of Scrappy in the A Division championship game of the City League Volleyball Christmas Tournament Monday at Kodiak High School. Big Ballin won 20-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-13. (Derek Clarkston photo)
Jordan Foster of Big Ballin’ goes up to block a kill attempt by Derrick Magnuson of Scrappy in the A Division championship game of the City League Volleyball Christmas Tournament Monday at Kodiak High School. Big Ballin won 20-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-13. (Derek Clarkston photo)
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