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Kenai girls, Homer girls take state cross-country titles

...Class 1-2-3A triumph."I just feel so grateful," said an ecstatic and nervous Maria Calvert, the Kenai cross-country coach. "It's kind of just like, my cup runneth over. It was just tough running."Led by the runner-up finish...
Widman takes second in Resurrection 50-miler

Nikiski cross-country coach Anna Widman picked up a runner-up finish at the grueling Resurrection Pass 50-mile race Saturday, breaking the old course...
SoHi vs. South headlines opening weekend of football the Stars. There will be a halftime ceremony for the late Mark Devenney, the successful Soldotna track and cross-country coach who passed away last year at the age of 69. Bartlett at Kenai, 4 p.m. Saturday Day two of the new season will...

...Lyonel Anderson strength and conditioning coach for basketball.MUHLENBERG Named Doug Finley men's and women's cross country coach.QUINNIPIAC Named Greg J. Amodio director of athletics and recreation, effective July 20.TROY Named Shane Gierke...
Kenai Central's Ostrander to be featured in MileSplit video

...released Dec. 2. "It was a really unique and great experience," said Teri Ostrander, who is Allie's mother and cross-country coach. "I think Allie just kind of caught the attention of runners in particular. "I think people also are just fascinated...
A look at the Soldotna-Skyview co-curricular consolidation

...Enter coaches like Neldon Gardner (head wrestling coach at Skyview since 1990), Ted McKenney (22 years as cross-country coach at Cook Inlet Academy, then four at Skyview), Sheila Kupferschmid (volleyball coach at Skyview since 1999...
Skyview graduate O'Guinn reflects on running career at UAA Dickson told her that he would be moving back to Anchorage, which left O'Guinn looking for McKenney, the cross-country coach, to ask him to take over for Dickson."He was who I wanted to coach my last season," she said. "I might...
Former Soldotna coach Devenney dies at 69

...And by the time Devenney retired from Soldotna in 2005 after 14 years as teacher, track and field coach and cross-country coach, the Derby line had become a ritual joke between us because of SoHi's repeated success.Devenney's teams...
Familiar turf

...took first in the male 5-9 age group and Sam McElroy, 11, was first in the male 10-14 age group.Smith, a cross-country coach at South Anchorage High School, joked about having to share the trail with the wildlife that is so prevalent on...
Ostrander seeks state cross-country title," Janecek said of Ostrander. "Of all the runners, only Kristy Klinnert has been as efficient." Kodiak cross-country coach Marcus Dunbar put together a list of the top 100 times at the Michael Janecek Running Trails at Palmer High School...


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