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Less than five years after Haiti's earthquake buried her in a pile of concrete, amputee Christa Brelsford of Anchorage captured a world championship in paraclimbing.

Beth Bragg
Dave Johnston of Willow hopes to race in Saturday's Equinox Ultramarathon, but first he has to get to Fairbanks. He's running there from Anchorage.Craig Medred
The UAA volleyball returns home after a successful run on the road, former basketball star Kyle Fossman heads to Germany to play professionally, and the Seawolves hit the airwaves.Beth Bragg
Soldotna's football team has won 24 straight games and the Stars can tie their own record of 29 consecutive victories if they win out this season. Matt Tunseth
The reigning ECHL champion Alaska Aces on Thursday announced the signings of two forwards. Shane Heffernan is a well-traveled pro and Justin Breton is a rookie fresh out of Bentley University.Doyle Woody
Four Alaskans will play this season in the Western Hockey League, a major-junior circuit that is a path to the pros. Other Alaskans who have gone that route include centers Scott Gomez, Brandon Dubinsky and Nate Thompson, all of Anchorage.Doyle Woody
East dropped the first set against Juneau Thursday night before rallying for a 3-1 win Thursday in prep volleyball at East High. Alaska Dispatch News
Dane Tudor, 24, won the silver medal in the ESPN X Games Real Ski Backcountry video contest.Alaska Dispatch News
South defeated Chugiak 8-1 in high school tennis Thursday. Alaska Dispatch News
West, South, Eagle River and Kodiak each produced two winners at Wednesday's high school cross-country meet on the Delaney Park Strip.Beth Bragg