Monthly Archives: March 2019

Millen wins 3rd NCAA D3 national title with Plattsburgh

March 19, 2019

For the third time in four seasons, Mackenzie Millen of Anchorage is a national champion. The State University of New York Plattsburgh senior helped the No.2-ranked women’s hockey team beat fourth-ranked Hamline 4-0 in the NCAA D3 Women’s Hockey Championships in Mendota Heights, Minnesota. Millen, of South High fame, earned two assists in the national… Read more »

Hausinger closes strong, nets 60th career point for UMass-Lowell

March 18, 2019

Anchorage’s Kenny Hausinger closed the season with seven points in the final eight games to help the University of Massachusetts-Lowell junior forward bag his 60th career point. He is the state’s active career points leader among Alaskans at the NCAA D1 level. Hausinger, of Dimond High fame, bagged two goals and an assist in the… Read more »

Gray records 100th career base hit for St. Lawrence softball

Six games in three days was no sweat for Sitka’s Elle Gray, who soaked up the Florida sun and scorched opposing pitchers to help St. Lawrence start the NCAA D3 softball season with a 5-1 record. The senior shortstop batted 9-for-22 with three doubles and a home run. She also recorded her 100th career base… Read more »

Treder becomes first NAIA All-American in Providence history

March 17, 2019

Anchorage’s Dajan Treder made school history for the University of Providence as she became the first women’s wrestler to earn All-American honors at the NAIA Invitational in Jamestown, North Dakota. The senior transfer won the third-place match and finished 3-1 in the tournament, outscoring the opposition 26-11. She prevailed in the third-place 8-4 over Macy… Read more »

Homza has 3 hits, 3 RBIs and a homer in Brown doubleheader

March 16, 2019

Willy Homza of Anchorage delivered three hits and three RBIs in two games, including his first home run of the season, for Brown University in a doubleheader loss to Fairfield in Providence, Rhode Island. The senior third baseman crushed a two-run bomb in the first inning of a 13-8 loss in Game 2. He went… Read more »

Roetman first Alaska wrestler to qualify for NCAAs since 2012

Naval Academy junior wrestler Joshua Roetman of Kotzebue went 4-2 and finished in fourth place in the 197-pound division at the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association Championships in Vestal, New York. He was one of five Navy grapplers to earn an automatic berth to the NCAA Championships, making him the first Alaskan to qualify for the… Read more »

Chalmers helps Italian team reach Champions League quarters

March 15, 2019

Anchorage’s Mario Chalmers has been a winner at ever level of basketball, so it makes sense that he would enjoy instant success in Europe. The two-time NBA champion recently signed with Italy’s Segafredo Virtus Bologna and this week helped the team reach the Champions League quarterfinals. Chalmers, of Bartlett High fame, came off the bench… Read more »

Cesar has four hits that have tied game or given PLU the lead

March 14, 2019

Good things have happened this season for Pacific Lutheran University when freshman Michael Cesar of Juneau is at the plate. Four of the catcher’s 10 RBIs have tied the game or given the Lutes the lead. The former Alaska Gatorade Player of the Year has a .271 batting average and .988 fielding percentage through his… Read more »

Jennings competes at National Invitational Championship

Boise State University swimmer Emmie Jennings of Eagle River was part of two relay teams that placed in the top one-fourth of the women’s competition at the CSCAA National Invitational Championship in Cleveland, Ohio. This is the second time the junior has participated in the NIT for college swimming. Jennings, of Chugiak High fame, competed… Read more »

Calloway’s 15 points help SUU advance in Big Sky Tournament

March 13, 2019

Juneau’s Jacob Calloway pumped in 12 of his 15 points in the second half to help Southern Utah University beat Idaho State 94-80 in the first round of the Big Sky Tournament in Boise, Idaho. The 6-foot-8 junior forward canned a 3-pointer with 14:48 to give the T-birds the lead for good at 54-52. Calloway,… Read more »