Local Sports Headlines

Eclipse soccer gets third in Washington tournament

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 17:53 -- jcook

TUKWILA, WASH-The Eclipse Soccer Club went to the Starfire Labor Day Cup tournament in Tukwila, Washington over the holiday weekend. They came back with a little hardware.

The Eclipse team was a combined team of 00 and 99 players and they finished with 1-1-1 record good enough for third place in the u16/17 bracket. They tied 0-0 in their match against Fusion on Sunday.

Riley Baumgartner and Kiarra Simpson both had a goal and assist for the Eclipse during the tourney.

Kings rule Rams, Eielson opens season with a W

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 17:00 -- Administrator

FAIRBANKS, HOMER-Saturday afternoon the Monroe Rams in their first game under new Head Coach Chad Comeau faced the Medium school level Ketchikan Kings out the Southeastern Conference.

Caleb Thomas scored the first touchdown for the Rams to give them a 6-0 lead from five yards away. Thomas scored twice for Monroe in the first half. This was a game. The Kings led just 13-12 at the half.

Dahill leads three winners in first Interior Alaska Cross Country Series

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 17:00 -- Administrator

FAIRBANKS-The first race in the Interior Alaska Cross Country Series was on Saturday at the West Ridge Trails after the West Valley Invitational which was the first local run of the season for high school cross country runners.

Here are the results from the AK Cross Country series opener. 20 runners competed in three different categories.

Tommy Dahill won the four mile race in 24:01. Melissa Lewis was the runner up in 24:52.

Lobendahn and Golden Bears dismantle Lathrop on Saturday

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 17:00 -- Administrator

FAIRBANKS-The Lathrop Malemutes hosted the Bartlett Golden Bears on Saturday night in the high school football season opener for both teams.

The Golden Bears starting the game off with the run game early as Vincent Lobendahn scores for the Bears on the first drive of the game putting up the first six points on the board. Malemutes tried to tie the game on the ensuing possession but the junior quarterback Glenn Maiden fumbles in the pocket. Bartlett recovers then scores after Lobendahn answers again for six after a short run to the endzone.