High School Sports

Chugiak defeated Bartlett 40-20 at Chugiak High during the quarterfinals of the Alaska State Football Championships on Friday.

Bob Hallinen
Chugiak quarterback Ben Stewart, running back Kenney Lee and receiver Derryk Snell, all out with injuries two weeks ago, returned and played pivotal roles in the Mustang's quarterfinal large-school win over visiting Bartlett.Doyle Woody

The ASAA / First National Bank Alaska 2015 Tennis State Championships on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at The Alaska Club East.

Beth Bragg

Golden Bears tailback Ethan Falaniko,a 17-year-old senior, is one of the nation’s top high school football players. According to MaxPreps.com, which provides unofficial high school sports statistics, he ranks second in the nation in rushing yards with 2,001 in eight games this season.

Megan Edge,Loren Holmes

Runners compete in the Class 1-2-3A girls and boys and the Class 4-A girls and boys state cross country meet at Bartlett High School on Saturday, Oct.3, 2015.

Bob Hallinen

West honors senior swimmers during a dual meet with Service on Friday, October 2, 2015, at West. 

Erik Hill

Runners gathered in the rain to compete in the Cook Inlet Conference Cross-Country Championships at Bartlett High School on Saturday.

Bob Hallinen

Twenty-one teams from across Alaska -- from Barrow to Ketchikan -- were in action Friday at West High and Romig Middle School. 

Alaska Dispatch News

The Barrow High School football team is being followed by the NFL Network for an eight-episode series dubbed "Football Town: Barrow, Alaska" featuring the players in America's northernmost community.

Erik Hill,Beth Bragg
Lathrop went for the lead instead of the tie late in the game, a decision that helped the West Eagles secure a 28-27 playoff victory.Alaska Dispatch News