Posts Categorized: Senior Spotlight

Sitka standout Demmert to run for Fort Lewis

May 4, 2020

Asa Demmert excelled in both cross country running and track and field at Sitka High school.  His biggest highlights include finishing 7th at State in cross country and helping the Wolves to a 2nd place finish at state in the 4×800 as a junior.   He signed with Fort Lewis College in Colorado to compete in… Read more »

Standout Peter led Wolfpack to best ever season

Basketball standout Terrell Peter helped lead West Valley High School to a best ever 24-1 record this season and a Mid Alaska Conference championship before the season ended prematurely due to COVID-19.  Known as an off the charts energy and effort competitor, Terrell was named to the All State and All Conference teams and the… Read more »

State champ Prosser to run for Northern Arizona

Santiago Prosser had a stellar running career at Dimond High School which included winning the 2019 4A cross country individual championship in stunning fashion. In helping thee Lynx win the team title Santiago set a new state course record of 15:07, shattering the time of 15:24 which had stood for nearly 30 years. Other high… Read more »

Delta’s Williams to run for Duke

A standout on the track and in the classroom, Hailey Williams from Delta Junction will be attending prestigious Duke University this fall on a track and field scholarship. She maintained a 4.0 GPA  while constantly training and traveling for track and field competitions.  Even with her senior season canceled due to COVID-19 Hailey  won 7… Read more »

Ketchikan’s Lee to play basketball at Pima

Chris Lee, the all star senior basketball guard for the Ketchikan High School is bound for Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona on a basketball scholarship. Chris was the MVP of last season’s Alaska 4A state tournament and led his  team to its first 4A crown in over 40 years! A four-year starter, Chris is… Read more »

Cougars soccer standout Hodges bound for Southern Oregon

May 2, 2020

Captain of the Service High School soccer team, Chase Hodges was a likely 2020 Alaska Gatorade Player of the Year candidate, according to his head coach, Dan Rufner.  Known for his exceptional play-maker while controlling the  midfield, Chase was All-Region  as a junior and 2nd team All-Region as a sophomore.  He will be playing soccer… Read more »

McDonald was a dynamic leader on Soldotna softball team

Ashley  McDonald was a four-year softball player at Soldotna High School who lead her team through her play both offensively and defensively.  Her softball IQ and understanding of the game allowed her to impact the game in many ways: leadoff hitter, stalwart shortstop, shut down catcher, and dynamic base runner.  She was named Northern Lights… Read more »

Dimond Lynx Hinds to ski for Montana State Bobcats

May 1, 2020

Standout cross country skier and runner Peter Hinds will attend Montana State University this fall and ski for the Bobcats. He was an integral member of  the 2019 boys cross country state championship team, finishing 13th at the state meet.  In skiing Peter won the Skiathalon event and finished in 3rd place overall at state. … Read more »

Heartwell-McKoy to play football at Dickinson State

Jayden Heartwell-McKoy played football, basketball and ran track his whole high school career.  He graduates as South Anchorage High School’s all-time reception and touchdown leader and will be attending Dickinson State University this summer on a full Academic and Football Scholarship.  He had a decorated football career including being named 2019 Semper Fidelis Football Player of the year… Read more »

Stoddard to play hoops for Olympic College

Cadie Stoddard has competed in basketball for the last 12 years, she has played the last 3 of her high school career at Service where she has been the captain of the Service High Girls Basketball team both her junior and senior year. In Cadie’s junior year the girls competed in the 52nd Annual Joe… Read more »