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Panthers control home opener

...Mariah Ulen (300 hurdles), Kaillee Skjold (800), Melanie Smith (1,600) and Jelly Nolden (200). It was a quiet...3. Wallace, Nik., 3:03.16. 1,600 -- 1. Melanie Smith, Sol., 7:01; 2. Hammer, Sol., 7:13; 3...
Kenai girls, SkyHi boys win: Kards' Beeson, Spalding each win 4 events titles Bree Mucha, who won the 1,600 in 5:53.49; Melanie Smith, who won the 3,200 12:41.81; Jessie Duke, who...Kirsten Duran, Ken, 6:12.09. 3,200 -- 1. Melanie Smith, Sol, 12:41.81; 2. Laura Dyer, Sew, 12:56...
Season preview: Area track athletes ready to run, Jay Ulen in the jumping events, and the distance relay teams that include Maranda Merkes, Bree Mucha and Melanie Smith.Homer MarinersThe Homer high school squad is another school that is looking to rebuild its program.Head coach Bill...
Area teams seek state berths at Region III meet

...injury has made qualifying for the Stars more difficult. Bree Mucha is a threat to take the individual title, and Melanie Smith and Maranda Merkes both could crack the top 15. Beyond that, the Stars are hurt by the injury of Rachel Wyatt...
Grace, Kodiak control region

...also received a top 10 from Hope Steffensen at eighth. Melanie Smith of Soldotna will join Mucha at state after a 15th-place...20:20; 14. Gretchen Winter, Pal, 20:24; 15. Melanie Smith, Sol, 20:30. Other peninsula finishers 16. Hanna...
Making a move: Mucha, Beeson to lead area runners at state 10. Those are the goals I'm going to focus on for her." The Soldotna girls did not qualify as a team, but Melanie Smith also will represent the Stars. Harbison said he would love to see Smith finish in the top 15. Gibson has similar...
Mucha nabs 11th

...going around the Peninsula," Harbison said. "That definitely affected her." Soldotna's other qualifier was Melanie Smith, who finished 38th at 21:05. "Melanie just did not have her best run," Harbison said. "One of the issues is...
Around the District

...Reed, Naomi Rogers, Raphael Ross, Sean Sandberg, Brendan Scott, Trevor Shirnberg, Molly Silta, Tori Sipes, Melanie Smith, Kaitlyn Thompson, Cody Warren, Kylee Wolfe, Nickolas Wrobel and Sydney Zoubek. Soldotna Montessori Charter School...
Area track athletes chase state titles

...she will be in the top six in the 300 hurdles," he said. The 3,200 relay team of Bree Mucha, Kaillee Skjold, Melanie Smith and Maranda Merkes earned a state bid. Mucha will also run the 400. Hannah Cristiano and Jessie Duke will compete...
Reimer, Holly repeat Run for River triumphs

...perfect. They're fun and not too hard." Denee Shaner won the women's 10-miler with a time of 1:04:11. Melanie Smith took second and Sue Seggerman finished in third. Sarah Walton won the women's five-kilometer event with a time...


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