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Chugiak and Juneau, the only undefeated teams after two days of action, will battle each other Thursday for a spot in the championship game.

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After 11 years as color analyst on UAA hockey broadcasts, David Tuttle becomes just the third person to be the play-by-play broadcaster for a program entering its 36th season.Doyle Woody
Christine Quick is the third Alaskan to earn a medal at this week's Special Olympics World Summer Games.Alaska Dispatch News
The Bucs, winners of five straight and eight of their last nine, clinched the pennant with Tuesday's 5-1 win at Mat-Su and will face the Miners in the best-of-3 Top of the World Series beginning Monday in Palmer.Alaska Dispatch News
Will Ross has won all four Kincaid Race Series events he has competed in this summer and Danelle Winn owns four wins and a runner-up through five races of the six-race series.Alaska Dispatch News
South, Juneau, Chugiak and the Valley team all picked up first-round wins Tuesday in the American Legion state baseball tournament at Mulcahy Stadium.Alaska Dispatch News
Fifteen UAA women athletes and nine men earned Great Northwest Athletic Conference Faculty Athletic Representative Scholar-Athlete Awards -- requires a grade-point average of 3.85 or higher.Alaska Dispatch News
C.J. Umbs from Juneau and Brittany Tregarthen from Kodiak have each won three medals in Los Angeles.Alaska Dispatch News
The 53-year-old Scot won seven of eight stages, including Monday's finale up Hatcher Pass, and tied for first in the other stage of the handcycle race.Doyle Woody
With their doubleheader sweep of Fairbanks on Monday, the Anchorage Bucs have won four straight baseball games and increased their lead in the Alaska Baseball League's American League to 4.5 games.Alaska Dispatch News