Posts Tagged: Alaska Sports Hall of Fame

Take our survey, win a hoodie!

February 11, 2019

We’re giving away hoodies!  Take our survey here and have your named entered to win ASHOF shwag.  The sweatshirts come in navy blue or heather gray. To better meet the needs of Alaskan sports fans, we’re exploring expansion of our Alaska Sports Blog.  Your input will help inform the development process.  Tell us how you like to… Read more »

The Hall seeking public input for annual awards

January 31, 2019

The Alaska Sports Hall of Fame is seeking recommendations for the annual Directors’ Awards through the end of February.  The winners will be honored at the ceremony and banquet on April 25th at the Anchorage Museum.  These awards which recognize individuals or teams in Alaska for outstanding athletic achievement, leadership, and integrity, are selected by… Read more »

Bentz, Cogdell-Unrein headline Hall of Fame’s Class of 2019

December 13, 2018

Former Major League Baseball player Chad Bentz of Juneau and two-time Olympic bronze medal winning trap shooter Corey Cogdell-Unrein of Eagle River will headline the Class of 2019 inductions into the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame. Bentz and Cogdell-Unrein were the lone selections from the people category and will be joined by the Alaska Run… Read more »

Thanks for Voting!

December 1, 2018

Thank you to the 1,895 people who went to our voting page and helped select the people,  moments, events to be inducted into the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019.  The  selection panel meets to review the public voting results and submissions  before casting their own ballots on December 2nd. The new class of… Read more »

Pili, Schumacher, Furlong honored with inaugural Youth Awards

April 25, 2018

The talent pool is deep for Alaska high school sports stars, but the cream of the crop always rises to the top. Three teens in particular have been recognized by the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame for displaying winning characteristics in competition and demonstrating championship character in life. Dimond basketball star Alissa Pili, Service cross-country… Read more »

Winners for Inaugural Youth Awards Announced

April 3, 2018

The talent pool is deep for Alaska high school sports stars, but the cream of the crop always rises to the top. Three teens in particular have been recognized by the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame for displaying winning characteristics in competition and demonstrating  championship character in life. Dimond basketball star Alissa Pili, Service cross-country Skimeister… Read more »

Hall of Fame announces winners for 2018 Directors Awards

March 15, 2018

Winter sports stars and pioneers and a hardcourt success story highlight the Class of 2018 Directors Awards winners. The Directors Awards recipients will be honored at the annual Alaska Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony and reception April 24 at the Anchorage Museum. The Alaska Sports Hall of Fame will be adding Youth Directors’ Awards… Read more »

Lefever, Hooe, Brooks and AWG headline Hall’s Class of 2018

December 7, 2017

Anchorage’s Dolly Lefever didn’t set out to climb all of the highest peaks on each of the seven continents, but that’s exactly what she did. Lefever made mountaineering magic in 1993 when she reached the top of Australia’s Mount Kosciuszko to become the first American woman and third woman ever to conquer the famed Seven… Read more »