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Hard work vaults Homer wrestling into Class 1-2-3A state title picture

...on the girls side.The Mariners combined to go 57-18 in individual matches at the Peninsula Duals. Nikiski coach Adam Anders, hosting coach of Friday and Saturday's tournament, took notice."They were really up and coming last year, and...
2015 wrestling preview: Class 1-2-3A, 4A finals are back under same roof

...return to defend their crowns. Other returning state placers include senior T.J. Cox at 120 pounds.Nikiski coach Adam Anders said the Bulldogs squad was due for a sudden roster expansion after the Nikiski football program finally ended its season...
Nikiski wrestlers thank sponsors

The Nikiski High School Wrestling team would like to say thank you to all our wonderful sponsors from last season: Subway, Uptown Motel and GLM Corporation, Offshore Systems Kenai, XTO, ASRC, Udelhoven Oilfield System Services, Arby's, Nikiski Freestyle Wrestling Club, Sacred Grounds Coffee, Chenault for State House, Tesoro, Dukowitz Machine Shop, River City Dental, Audrey Johnson, Alaska Monitering and Drug Testing, G & G Machine, Charlie's Pizza, Fishology Outfitters, Spenard Builder Supply, ABC Pregnancy Care Center, George Pass, CISPRI, and Metalizing, Inc.
Nikiski wrestlers seek 5th Kachemak Conference crown in 6 years

...last six years."I think we have a good chance to win it if we show up and wrestle to our potential," Nikiski coach Adam Anders said. "Houston will be the challenge, and there are a lot of other great programs in the region, like Homer and...
Seward hosts King of the Mountain

...and the third wrestlers in each pool wrestled for fifth place."It was a well-run tournament," Nikiski coach Adam Anders said. "We got in a lot of wrestling."In the pool duals, some teams combined forces in order to fill out weight...
Homer's Harrington wins historic girls title; Johnson, Carstens triumph for Nikiski

...awesome when I got that," Carstens said. "I just had to hold him there for those last seconds." Nikiski coach Adam Anders said even while Carstens was trailing, he never lost hope. "I know Nathan, I know what he's capable of doing...
Small-school wrestlers await state spotlight

...and 33 individual state titles, tied for the most with Anchorage Christian Schools and Bethel. Nikiski head coach Adam Anders said that every accomplishment that a Nikiski grappler has earned throughout the years has come through hard work and...
Prep wrestling season receives a shakeup

...girls will now be paired up in an equal environment against other girls. "I think it's great," said Nikiski coach Adam Anders. "I think girls wrestling will help build the sport. It's a really positive thing." On the other hand, girls...
Kotzebue wins Peninsula Duals tourney, Nikiski takes 3rd

...Olsen (5-1) and TJ Cox (4-1)."Some of our guys wrestled great, they were outstanding," said Nikiski coach Adam Anders. "Our younger guys in particular really stepped up and did a great job."Anders added that the entire tournament...
Nikiski wrestling seeks to nab Denali/Kachemak title

...expectations are high for central Kenai Peninsula squads. "We're going to have to be on our game," Nikiski coach Adam Anders said. "But our goal is to win the region championship." Nikiski joins Skyview, Homer, Voznesenka and the host...


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