West High's Alex Bardsley scored a third period hat trick, including the game wining goal with 2:20 left in regulation to lift the West High Eagles to a 4-1 victory over Chugiak in Saturday's state 4A hockey championship at the Wasilla Sports Complex
Eagle River's first state tournament game in school history turned out to be a memorable one as the Wolves knocked off pre-tournament favorite West Valley, 2-1 in Thursday's quarterfinals at the Wasilla Sports Complex.
The Anchorage girls high school hockey league, long the subject of funding questions, is the recipient of a $240,000 grant courtesy of Dick's Sporting Goods, an agreement that will carry the sport through the 2018 season.
Galena's Kaleb Korta has signed his national letter of intent to run for UAA in college. Korta is a two-time state 1-2-3A champion cross country runner, having completed this fall's championship course in 15 minutes, 59 seconds.