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Nikiski football tops Barrow to reach 5th straight small-schools title game

...28-12 game, then Barrow recovered the onside kick.But Nikiski's defense, which coach Riddall said was led by senior linebacker Luke Johnson in holding the Whalers to 233 total yards, forced a punt.Nikiski then went on a 13-play, 84-yard drive...
Eielson football knocks off Homer

...only pass of the afternoon.Andrew North provided Eielson's last two touchdowns of the game. The senior, while playing linebacker, collected two interceptions, returning the first one 61 yards to make it 55-0 with 1:54 left in the third quarter...
Stars shut out Kenai to wrap up NLC title

...3-yard run for a 23-0 score with 4:56 to play.The Stars defense, which Brantley Jr. said received a great effort from linebacker Wendell Tuisaula, then was able to keep Kenai out of the end zone to preserve the shutout. The Stars, who held the Kards...
Nikiski football nips Thunder Mountain

...Luke Johnson recovered a Thunder Mountain fumble from his linebacker position with a minute to play in the game to save the Bulldogs...ball on a quarterback plunge."When we lost McCormick at linebacker they were running right there," Riddall said. "I kept...
Week 7: A break from conference action

...You think you're gonna pound him into the ground but he gets back up and goes." Luckily, Kenai has two stealthy linebackers on their side that are up to the task of stopping Rogers. Zach Koziczkowski and Andrew Welborn lead the Kenai defense with...
Kenai Central football bulls past Palmer to clinch playoff spot on big plays," Christiansen said.At halftime, Marquez said the coaches decided to insert a safety for an outside linebacker whenever the Moose went to the spread look that had worked so well in the first half."I was feeling like we just needed...
Week 6 features big clashes for Nikiski, Kenai

...Homer last Saturday, racking up 316 yards with four touchdowns. Homer coach Josh Fraley said the absence of starting middle linebacker Alex Stephens did not help the Mariners efforts in stopping Bear-Clark. Stephens returns this week after sitting out last...
Kenai, SoHi grab big gridiron victories

...endzone on a go-ahead 20-yard run that propelled SoHi to a 17-15 lead with just 10 ticks left in the quarter. SoHi linebacker Sage Hill then set up a quick sequence of events with a forced fumble recovery on Service's own 35-yard line early in...
Op-ed: No trophy for you

NFL quarterbacks fear Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison. So should participation trophies, the ubiquitous trinkets given to children for merely showing up and rounding...
SoHi vs. South headlines opening weekend of football

...Blumentritt, receiver Tim Duke and linebacker Drew Fowler, all valuable...on offense and versatile linebackers on defense. Brantley Jr...lies in a returning core of linebackers, led by small-schools...said Homer's defensive linebackers is where the team will really...


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