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Level playing field?

...Maine to find out how big a student enrollment it takes to field a team came up with a number of 80. When former Ninilchik coach Dan Leman was leading the Wolverines, as recently as 2009, the hoops program had a much easier time garnering athletes...
Race is on for state berths out of Peninsula Conference

...mark, leaving them with the fifth seed. But for once, the Wolverines are playing with a full, healthy squad. Ninilchik coach Rod Van Saun said he has had two players miss substantial time due to injury, and at the Class 1A level of basketball...
SoHi alumni further talents on college hardwood

...hoops-crazy household that included older sisters Heidi and Kjersten Skjold, both of whom played for legendary Ninilchik coach Dan Leman."I learned a lot of what he had to teach them," Skjold said about Leman.Skjold also attributed much...
Tuesday hoops roundup

...13 as well. "It's a big win for sure," said Ninilchik coach Nickolas Finley. "It's always tough to play CIA...together, and CIA is faster than we are," said Ninilchik coach Rod Van Saun. Ninilchik (2-1) also did not play...
Peninsula Conference hoops tourney preview: Tons of basketball on the horizon in the region except Lumen (Christi) has a facility that can handle the size the tournament has grown to," Ninilchik coach Rod Van Saun said.Van Saun said the 16 teams come with an average of 12 to 14 people, meaning 192 to 224 can be...
CIA netters sweep Ninilchik

...with their feet."Leading 21-17 at halftime, Ninilchik coach Nicholas Finley said his team found it increasingly...just got to us and we just kind of fell hard," said Ninilchik coach Rod Van Saun. "That's what they do."Leading...
Nikolaevsk girls beat CIA, moving on to 1A state tournament in Ninilchik's hands. "They were just hitting big shots, and most important playing good defense," said Ninilchik coach Rod Van Saun. "That's what it came down to. "I don't know, it's not something I drew up, it's something...
Results of Day 1 of Peninsula Conference tourney

...boys 45, Ninilchik 38 The Rams, the No. 5 seed, avenged a loss earlier in the season to the No. 4 Wolverines. Ninilchik coach Nickolas Finley said going into the tournament that one of his worries was his young team's ability to score. The...
Weekend hoops roundup: Nikiski girls take own Tip Off tourney

...honors after dropping a 56-34 contest to Unalakleet in the Unalakleet Invitational championship game Saturday. Ninilchik coach Rod Van Saun wrote in an email that his team managed to stay within reach of the home team until the fourth quarter...
Wolverines have dominated Peninsula Conference

Ninilchik coach Dan Leman won?t come out and say it, but his girls are the overwhelming...losses when he wasn?t with the team. He had some sickness,? Ninilchik coach Keith Presley said. ?He really changes our whole thing.? Already...


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