Alaska Aces' 5-1 victory over the Allen Americans at Sullivan Arena on Wednesday, Feb. 10.

The Alaska Aces can ill afford to waste points in the standings, and they played like it Wednesday in a 5-1 series-opening win over the Allen Americans at Sullivan Arena.Doyle Woody
Sandin Kidder scored 22 points to lead the Thunderbirds.Alaska Dispatch News
With both UAA basketball teams back home for a Thursday night doubleheader, here's an ICYMI guide to what the Seawolves have been up to lately.Beth Bragg
Two-time Olympic cross-country skier Holly Brooks raced in Asia last month, and the venues and sights were unlike anything she's seen in her globe-trotting career.Holly Brooks
Service's Nathan Fromm led all scorers with 16 points, two of them coming on a posterizing dunk late in the third quarter.Stephan Wiebe
Taking scoring honors for the night was Chugiak's Nicole Pinckney, who netted 32 in her team's 44-37 win over South.Alaska Dispatch News
Montana State-Billings hit 17 of 27 from 3-point range Tuesday to hand UAA its biggest loss of the season.Alaska Dispatch News
After injuries limited Tim Coffman in each of his first two seasons with the Alaska Aces, the center was starting to feel like he might play all 72 games this regular season — until he suffered a non-contact injury Friday that has him out indefinitely.Doyle Woody
Many Southcentral Alaska races have grown in popularity while more and more new races crop up ever year. That leaves stalwart Alaska racers with more options than ever while the bar of entry for new racers or would-be runners feels lower and less scary. Alli Harvey