Sports

What makes this 18-year-old from Kenai the fastest distance running girl to ever come out of an Alaska high school? 

Doyle Woody
The 19-year-old from Anchorage on Tuesday was named the USHL's Goaltender of the Year in a vote of league coaches and general managers.Doyle Woody
Michigan Tech runner Jani Lane of Anchorage earned the prestigious NCAA Elite 89 Award for owning the highest grade-point average at the Division II men's outdoor track and field championships.Alaska Dispatch News
In a rare occurence, Dimond runners C.J. Parker and Jordan Tufaga tied for the victory in the 100 meters Saturday at the CIC track and field championships.Beth Bragg
At the two most diverse high schools in the U.S., players with roots all over the globe come together on the soccer fields, where their remarkably different backgrounds make the game even more dynamic.Matt Tunseth
The thriving archery program in Thorne Bay hit a new high this month when 11th-grader Taylee Nyquest won a national championship.Beth Bragg
Sean Duffy threw a no-hitter for West on Saturday, the final day of the Cook Inlet Conference baseball season.Alaska Dispatch News
A pair of runners who graduated from local high schools in 2012 claimed the top spots Saturday in the Trent/Waldron Glacier Half Marathon. Alaska Dispatch News
The ACS boys and girls won Class 1-2-3A titles, while the Kenai girls and Kodiak boys took Class 4A victories at the Region III track and field meet Saturday in Kenai. Alaska Dispatch News
Three UAA track and field athletes finished in the top eight spots Saturday at the NCAA Division II Track and Field Championships in Michigan. Alaska Dispatch News