Fifth-seeded Eagles girls advance to a semifinal Friday against top-seeded East at West High, and the fifth-seeded Bartlett boys advance to play a semifinal Friday against top-seeded West.

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Rob Cooke, a rookie from Whitehorse, will be the first musher to leave Fourth Avenue on Saturday during the ceremonial start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Alaska Dispatch News
Western Washington hit 52 percent of its shots and UAA hit 35.5 percent Thursday in the Vikings' 20-point win over the Seawolves.Beth Bragg
COMMENT: Games 3 and 4 of the annual Governor's Cup for supremacy of Alaska college hockey have much more than that at stake.Doyle Woody
Girdwood figure skater Keegan Messing took advantage of his dual citizenship this season to switch allegiances from the United States to Canada. Beth Bragg
The newest class of Alaska Sports Hall of Fame inductees was honored Thursday night at the Anchorage Museum.Van Williams | Alaska Sports Hall of Fame
Barrow and Bethel will meet in back-to-back title games Friday at the Western Conference basketball tournament at Dimond High.Alaska Dispatch News
Seldovia and Cook Inlet Academy will play for the boys title and Nikolaevsk and CIA will play for the girls title Friday in the Peninsula Conference tournament at Lumen Christi School.Alaska Dispatch News
The top-ranked UAA women's basketball team hopes to wear down the competition at this week's GNAC tournament in Billings, Montana.Beth Bragg
UAF junior center Tyler Morley and junior defenseman Colton Parayko are two dynamic players UAA must track.Doyle Woody