Sports

Dimond and Bartlett beat the rain Thursday by playing indoors.

Alaska Dispatch News
A year after an accident left Iditarod musher Karin Hendrickson on the sidelines, the four-time finisher hopes to return to the race in 2016.Suzanna Caldwell
Renovated facilities at UAA's Wells Fargo Sports Complex will be named after Brush Christiansen, founder of the hockey program and its first coach, and long-time booster Chuck Homan. Also honored will be Terry Homan, the longtime former ticket manager for the athletic department.Alaska Dispatch News
After finding themselves short-handed on defense to start last season, the Alaska Aces are stockpiling blueliners. Thursday, they announced they have re-signed Felix-Antoine Poulin, giving them six defensemen among the 12 players they have announced as secured for the upcoming season.Doyle Woody
A week after finishing eighth at the World Championships, former Eielson High long jumper Janay DeLoach on Thursday finished sixth in a Diamond League track and field meet in Zurich, Switzerland.Alaska Dispatch News
A field of 70 competed in the Arctic Orienteering Club event Wednesday at Earthquake Park.Alaska Dispatch News
Last week, strong winds and high seas turned Kenai's ferry trip to Kodiak into a 31-hour endurance test.  Alaska Dispatch News
East, Dimond and South collected wins on the volleyball court Wednesday.Alaska Dispatch News
The ECHL's Alaska Aces announced another returning player Thursday with the signing of defenseman Felix-Antoine Poulin.Doyle Woody
The meet featured two close doubles matches, both won by West.Alaska Dispatch News