Sports

Sitting 11th after Thursday's opening four events at the NCAA Division II outdoor nationals, and sitting ninth Friday heading into the 800 meters, junior Karolin Anders finished eighth overall to capture her sixth straight All-America honor.

Doyle Woody
Fishing paradise awaits those willing to make the quick trip across Kachemak Bay to Seldovia, a tiny village with a wealth of recreational opportunities. Matt Tunseth
While Seward may be best known for its popular Silver Salmon Derby in August, locals fill their freezers and smokers with shore-caught red salmon as soon as they show up in late May.  Tyler Pelo
Seawolves junior Dominik Notz finished fourth in the men's 10,000 meters, sophomore Jamie Ashcroft broke her conference record at 100 meters and senior Haleigh Lloyd prospered in the 400 hurdles.Doyle Woody
The Chugiak and South baseball teams won games Thursday to clinch spots in the state high school tournament.Alaska Dispatch News
Chugiak beat South 5-4 in a softball game that was delayed twice previously.Alaska Dispatch News
Seawolves associate head coach Alex Carlson on Thursday was named head coach at Southern Oregon University, and UAA promoted Shaina Afoa to the top assistant coaching position.Alaska Dispatch News
Rob Nelson fired a 4-under 67 at Settlers Bay Golf Course on Wednesday to win the U.S. Open local qualifier, but he might defer his spot to runner-up Derek Bayley of Idaho.Doyle Woody
The 19-year-old is next headed to the University of Minnesota.Doyle Woody
The meet at Earthquake Park drew more than 150 competitors, and a cow moose and calf.Alaska Dispatch News