The Patriots clinch the SEC title over Thunder Mountain with a standout game on defense.
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The Malemutes win their first conference title in 16 years.
Rio Grande uses big third period to defeat Fairbanks 5-2.
FAIRBANKS-Now here's the rundown on what's going on for Interior sports this weekend.
Bright and early at 8 a.m. is the 52 Equinox Marathon a 26.2 mile race, the Marathon Relay with 3 person teams and Ultramarathon-the 40 mile run at the UAF Patty Center. The Kids' Equinox starts at 9 a.m.
In high school football Monroe takes on no.2 Eielson on Kiwanis Field for a 1 p.m. kickoff
The Hamme Pool will have the Region 6 All Schools Meet at 6 p.m.
The Alaska volleyball team goes to 0-10 on the year after losing to Vikings.
Lathrop wins 13-0 over Hutchison after falling to West Valley 13-0 earlier this week.
FAIRBANKS-There were a volleyball a pair of sweeps on Thursday night.
The Rams defeated the Eielson Ravens in three sets 25-16, 25-21, 25-20. Giselle Hollaus led the Rams with 19 assists while Marissa King posted a game high 15 kills. Monroe is now 2-0 in Conference and 6-0 overall.
The Delta Junction Huskies are 1-0 in the Aurora and 1-1 overall after their 25-15, 25-6, 25-14 sweep of the Galena Hawks.
The Malemutes defeat North Pole to break regular season tie and win MAC title.