Local Sports News


Nanook men get home win

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 16:24 -- lmcbride

Nahjee Matlock leads the Nanooks with impressive shooting


UAF Hockey Moves to 0-1 in Conference Play

Sat, 10/22/2016 - 15:39 -- csmith

Nanooks Hockey dropped their conference opener last night at the Patty Center. Taking on the number nine team in the nation, Minnesota State - Mankota pulled out a seven to one victory over the Nooks.

Sophomore Max Coatta for the Mavericks started the chaos with a wrist shot from the left circle giving them an early 1-0 lead in the first period. Junior Right Wing Austin Vieth scored the only goal for the Nooks less than a minute into the third period. But that was not enough to tame the Mavericks as they out-shot the Nooks 28 - 9 in the first two periods alone.


Ice Dogs Down 0-1 with Weekend Series in Wisconsin

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 17:33 -- csmith

The Ice Dogs traveled to Wisconsin this weekend to take on the Coulee Region Chill for an NAHL Midwest Divisional Show Down.

The first couple minutes did not go the Ice Dogs way as they let up a goal at the minute-36 mark from Kevin Dineen putting the chill up 1 - 0 early. Less then 3 minutes later the Ice Dogs tied it up with a goal by Robert Blueger, his third goal of the season.

That would be the only goal by the Nooks as three other players for the Chill went on to score a goal last night. Trenton Bliss Scored at the 11:46 mark in the first period putting them up one.

Ice Dogs up 1-0 in Weekend Series against Kenai

Sat, 10/22/2016 - 15:33 -- csmith

The Ice Dogs are back to winning after taking on their North American Hockey League Midwest Division Rival. The Ice dogs came out of last night with a five to one win over the Kenai River Brown Bears.

Aaron McPheters started the scoring with a wrist shot from the blue line only eight minutes and 25 seconds into the first period. The Ice Dogs did not stop there as three other players lit the lamp last night.


GFRA to hold memorial race on Friday

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 18:02 -- Anonymous (not verified)

The Greater Fairbanks Racing Association will hold a memorial racing event for the late Claire Sundgren at the Mitchell Raceway.