Monthly Archives: October 2019

Sims kickstarts The Master’s 2-1 win with fifth goal of season

October 14, 2019

Anchorage’s Kayla Sims got the party started for The Master’s University women’s soccer team in a 2-1 win over Menlo College in California. The forward scored in the 35th minute to give the Mustangs a 1-0 lead, helping the team improve to 7-3-3 on the season. Sims, of South High fame, is tied for tenth… Read more »

Miller extends 4-game points streak with late goal for Bellevue

Juneau’s Malia Miller extended her points streak to a season-high four games after scoring an insurance goal in Bellevue College’s 3-1 win over Centralia. The freshman forward found the back of the net in the 82nd minute for her third goal of the NWAC soccer season. She has 13 points in 11 games, including eight… Read more »

Calloway leads Swiss pro team in scoring at 23 points per game

October 13, 2019

Juneau’s Jacob Calloway has made a living out of knocking down jumpers. Now he’s getting paid for it in Switzerland. His rookie contract probably looks like a bargain as the 6-foot-8 sharpshooter ranks sixth in the Swiss Basketball League in scoring and has Pully Lausanne atop the standings with a 3-0 record. Calloway, of Thunder… Read more »

Griffin goes off in Australia with 20/20 effort to open season

Kelsey Griffin of Eagle River showed no ill effects of a toe injury that sidelined her all summer as she poured in a 20/20 double-double in the season opener in Australia. The reigning WNBL MVP pumped in 22 points and 20 rebounds to lift the Canberra Capitals to a 90-83 win over the Adelaide Lightning…. Read more »

Togagae hammers 21 kills as Rogue moves to 19-1 in NWAC

October 12, 2019

Anchorage’s Violett Togagae slammed a season-high 21 kills to lead Rogue Community College to a four-set win over Umpqua in NWAC volleyball. The 5-foot-10 middle blocker finished 21-for-39 at the net with a .436 attack percentage. She added 16 digs for her first double-double in 10 league matches. Togagae, of Bartlett High fame, added four… Read more »

Haider buries game-winning goal to help Army beat UConn

Anchorage’s Daniel Haider helped Army West Point do something on the ice that the Black Knights hockey team hadn’t done since 1989. Haider scored the decisive goal in a 2-1 victory over Connecticut to give Army back-to-back wins against non-conference opponents to start a season for the first time in 30 years. The sophomore forward’s… Read more »

Saville carries shutout into 3rd period, wins NCAA debut w/ UNO

October 11, 2019

Anchorage’s Isaiah Saville was just as good as advertised in his debut in goal for the University of Nebraska Omaha. The freshman goaltender turned aside 14 of 15 shots and carried a shutout into the third period in a 6-1 win over Alabama-Huntsville in NCAA hockey action. The goal he surrendered came against a power… Read more »

Davis registers 500th career kill in college volleyball career

Anchorage’s Savanna Davis is the newest member of the 500-kill Club. The junior middle blocker surpassed the major milestone this season with Peru State College, although most of her career kills came at Grays Harbor College. Davis, of South High fame, has compiled 530 kills and 174 blocks in 97 career matches. Coming off the… Read more »

Dye cards team-best 77, tied for 10th at NACC Championship

October 10, 2019

Kenai’s Maxwell Dye of Marian University tied for the third-lowest round after the first two days of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Championship in Irish Haven, Wisconsin. The junior golfer fired a 77 and 82 for a 36-hole total of 159 to put him 10th out of 53 men’s golfers halfway through the NCAA D3… Read more »

Zanazzo tallies career-high 51 assists, 15 digs for Porterville

October 9, 2019

Maggie Zanazzo of Fairbanks delivered her first double-double in grand fashion for the Porterville College volleyball team. The sophomore setter recorded a career-high in both assists (51) and digs (15) to lead the Pirates to a four-set win over West Hills-Lemoore in the California Community College Athletic Association. Zanazzo, of Lathrop High fame, added a… Read more »