Four-time champion Greg Sanders bolted to a six-shot lead atop the men's field Thursday and Rose Pelletier earned a 13-shot cushion on the women's field in the opening round of the Alaska State Amateur golf tournament at Settlers Bay Golf Course near Wasilla.
UAA on Thursday unveiled the first-round pairings for the annual Great Alaska Shootout tournament, the Thanksgiving treat for hoops fans that this year will move to the school's new Alaska Airlines Center.Alaska Dispatch News
Eagle River and South used big-run innings to deliver victories Thursday on the opening day of the BP Exploration Invitational Tournament for American Legion baseball teams at Mulcahy Stadium.Alaska Dispatch News
The U-17 girls and U-16 boys from the Cook Inlet Soccer Club, fresh off regional championships in California in June, open play Thursday at the U.S. Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup in Greenville, South Carolina.Doyle Woody