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After posting three victories and a school record at the Willamette Invitational track and field meet last weekend, UAA senior All-American David Registe was named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference's athlete of the week for the second time this season, the league announced Monday.
Arctic Valley and Hilltop, Anchorage's two ski areas, are closing shop. Sunday was Hilltop's final day of the season and Arctic Valley will wrap things up Saturday. Mike Campbell
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What's happening in sports and recreation around Anchorage
What's happening in sports and recreation around Anchorage
Defenseman Bryan Sinz of Anchorage bagged the game-winning goal Sunday and the Shattuck-St. Mary's (Minn.) U-18 boys team that includes three other Anchorage skaters captured the USA Hockey Tier I national championship in Simsbury, Conn., with a 3-1 win over the Mid Fairfield Blues (Conn.).
After a loss two months ago in Victoria, British Columbia, stretched their losing streak to three games, the Alaska Aces had lost nine of their last 12 hockey games and were six games over .500. Fast forward to Saturday night -- the Aces became Brabham Cup champions as the ECHL's best regular-season team.Doyle Woody
On the final day of the cross-country ski season, Anchorage's Holly Brooks and Lars Flora earned the right to kick off next season on the World Cup circuit.Beth Bragg
Shed a tear for the Alaska Icebreakers U-16 girls hockey team, and then offer a round of applause. After winning their quarterfinal game in four overtimes Saturday at the USA Hockey Tier II National Championship in Anaheim, Calif., the Icebreakers lost their semifinal match in five overtimes.
Verbal communication played a significant role in a 1-1 draw between Service and East in a Cook Inlet Conference boys soccer match at The Dome on Saturday. Jeremy Peters