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East's Kaela Emerson provided the game-winning hit Tuesday in the Thunderbirds' 11-10 nonconference win over Colony in a softball game at Wendler.
Seven Alaskans who competed in the Karate Junior Olympics and International Open Karate Championships in Las Vegas last weekend collected four gold medals, four silvers and six bronze.
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Four players scored goals and two players shared goalkeeping duties Monday in a team-effort performance that lifted Dimond past Bartlett 4-0 in a Cook Inlet Conference soccer match at Dimond.
Grant Warnke scored the first goal and assisted on the last, sparking South's 3-0 Cook Inlet Conference boys soccer victory over host Eagle River on Monday.
West stranded the potential tying run at third base in the final inning Monday night, giving East a thrilling 8-7 Cook Inlet Conference softball victory at Albrecht Fields.
Alfredo Herera captured his second straight open-division state championship last weekend at the Alaska State Handball Association's state singles tournament at The Alaska Club Midtown.
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Glorious goaltending is critical in playoff hockey, and Gerald Coleman has delivered that for the Alaska Aces. Still, family trumps the job, which is why Coleman will miss Saturday's Game 3 of the upcoming ECHL Western Conference Finals against the Victoria Salmon Kings to attend his maternal grandfather's funeral in the Chicago area the same day. Doyle Woody
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