In the area


PRO HOCKEY: Utah Grizzlies at Alaska Aces, Sullivan Arena, 7:15 p.m.


PREP BOWLING: All Mixed Up Baker Tournament, Center Bowl, 3 p.m.

PREP GIRLS HOCKEY: Dimond-West vs. Service-East/South-Bartlett, Dempsey Anderson Arena, 3 p.m.

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL: Service Tip-Off at Service High -- First-round games -- Bartlett vs. Eagle River, 3 p.m.; Nome vs. East, 4:45 p.m.; Palmer vs. Chugiak, 6:15 p.m.; Service vs. Kodiak, 7:45 p.m.

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL: T-Bird Classic at East High -- First-round games: Palmer vs. Nome, 3 p.m.; Kodiak vs. Eagle River, 4:30 p.m.; Seward vs. Service, 6 p.m.; East vs. Houston, 7:30 p.m.

PREP HOCKEY: South vs. West, Ben Boeke Arena, 6:30 p.m.; Chugiak vs. Bartlett, McDonald Center, 7:15 p.m.

BOXING: Thursday Night at the Fights, Egan Center, 7:30 p.m.