Alysa Horn’s basketball career at the University of Alaska Anchorage came to an end last week.

Horn, a senior, finished with another stellar game in a 65-60 defeat to Northwest Nazarene in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Tournament quarterfinals in Lacey, Wash.

The Kodiak High School product tallied 20 points, seven rebounds, three blocks and three steals in her final game in a UAA uniform.

Horn finished with 87 career wins and leaves UAA as one of the school’s best in several statistical categories. She is No. 9 on the career scoring (1,134), rebounds (639) and blocked shots (59) charts. She is sixth in three-pointers made (113).

Horn concluded her senior season averaging 15.4 points and a team-best nine rebounds per game.

• Joanna Garcia of Morton College (Illinois) completed her sophomore season averaging 7.8 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 29 games.


Jacques Kaune, a former Kodiak resident, now a freshman at William Penn University (Iowa) qualified for USBC Intercollegiate Team Championships over the weekend.

William Penn placed fourth at the USBC Intercollegiate Team Sectionals in Illinois to qualify for Nationals that begin April 18 in Nebraska.

Kaune, and his team, will also compete in the NAIA Invitational that begins March 22 in Indiana.


Kaune lived in Kodiak before graduating from Dimond High School in 2012.

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