Matt Carle and Nate Thompson, 30-year-old NHLers from Anchorage, have shared much in their hockey careers, and in the next two days they will both play in a decisive Game 7 of Stanley Cup playoff series.
After failing to capitalize on continual first-half chances in their opener Thursday at the girls state prep soccer tournament, the Service Cougars delivered in the second half for a 2-0 win over Soldotna.Doyle Woody
A random draw determined first-round pairings for this week's state high school soccer tournament, a process that put all three Anchorage girls' teams on the same side of the bracket.Alaska Dispatch News
Michigan Tech runner Jani Lane of Anchorage earned the prestigious NCAA Elite 89 Award for owning the highest grade-point average at the Division II men's outdoor track and field championships.Alaska Dispatch News
At the two most diverse high schools in the U.S., players with roots all over the globe come together on the soccer fields, where their remarkably different backgrounds make the game even more dynamic.Matt Tunseth