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Eielson and North Pole seek state football titles, Lathrop in large semis

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:40 -- jcook

FAIRBANKS-Tomorrow is championship Saturday in high school football. Eielson and North Pole will play for state championships in their respective divisions while Lathrop will be in a semifinal. Instead of Xs and Os I asked some of the seniors about their favorite moments of the season before they left for Anchorage.

Nanooks drop three on the road

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:33 -- jcook

BILLINGS, MT-In college volleyball UAF fell in three sets on the road. UAF led 23-20 in the first set but the Montana State Billings Yellowjackets stung the Nanooks with a 29-27, 25-18, 25-17 defeat.

Monica Grimsund had a match high 14 kills hitting 500. Riley Podowicz hit a match high 56 percent for UAF on 9 kills. Sam Harthun led UAF with 12 kills and 15 digs.

Alaska will travel to SPU for a Saturday GNAC tilt.