Posts Categorized: Senior Spotlight

West Valley’s Kramer to ski and run for hometown UAF

May 15, 2020

Kendall Kramer graduates from West Valley High School as one of the most accomplished high school cross country skiers in the history of the state.  And as a runner, the Wolfpack star won her third straight cross-country running state title and swept the 1,600 and 3,200 events in track and field.  In skiing, Kendall was… Read more »

Juneau’s Goering to play for North Idaho

Eva Goering was co-captain of the 2020 Juneau Douglas High School soccer team and played varsity soccer for the Crimson Bears since she was a freshman.  Her team was State Runner-Up in 2017 and won consecutive state championships in 2018 and 2019.  Eva was State All Tournament in 2019 awarded Player of the Game for… Read more »

Colony standout receiver Sasser to study at Nevada Reno

Hunter Sasser was a multi-sports athlete at Colony High School.  He played basketball and wrestled but especially excelled in football, where he was named All Conference and All State as a receiver for the Knights as a senior.  Hunter plans to attend the University of Nevada Reno this fall.

Houston’s Whitted has a Heart of a Champion

Houston High School’s Denali Whitted was a dynamic talent in the classroom and in the field of play.  She graduates with a 3.64 GPA and as one of the Hawks most decorated athletes. Over her four years of high school Denali excelled in four sports – volleyball, soccer, basketball, and football.  She played for the… Read more »

Juneau hoops trio leave legacy of hard work, commitment

The Juneau Douglas High School’s Austin McCurley, Tad Watson, and Uly Salaver provided senior leadership for the Crimson Bears basketball team and leave behind a legacy of hard work and commitment.  Here is what Coach Robert Caspterson had to say about the trio: “I am extremely proud of the growth that our seniors have shown… Read more »

Rome to play soccer at Southern Oregon

May 14, 2020

West Anchorage High School’s Race Rome was all-sports kid who really did not want to commit to one sport. He played baseball for Anchorage West Little League but needed more action and eventually discovered his passion for soccer.  As a junior he was first team All Region, All Tournament at State, and player of the… Read more »

Thunder Mountain multi-sport star Fenumiai on to UAF

Letasi “Tasi” Fenumiai is a three-sport athlete that earned 12 varsity letters at Thunder Mountain High School. Tasi played varsity volleyball, basketball and softball for the Falcons each of her four years. She was an integral part of the 2017 and 2018 State Champion Falcon softball teams, contributing her potent bat as well anchoring a… Read more »

Wasilla’s Samson to shoot for Martin Methodist Univ.

Eden Samson has been on the Wasilla Warrior Clay Target Team since her freshman year. She has competed in the Junior Olympic Nationals In Colorado Springs the last two years, winning a bronze medal in her division this last summer. She will be attending Martin Methodist in Pulaski, Tennessee in the fall on a shooting… Read more »

Colony multi-sport standout Kenley to study at BYU

Abby Kenley was a three-year varsity player for the Colony High School basketball team.  As a senior she was named  All State, first team All Conference, and won the conference Good Sport Award.  She was also a member of the Knight’s varsity track team all four years, where she made it to State each year… Read more »

West Valley soccer star Simpson to play at CSM

May 13, 2020

Vaughn Simpson is a central defender and captain for the West Valley High School Boys Soccer team. As a freshman, he was on the Runner-Up Wolfpack team that went 19-1, succumbing to South in a thrilling shootout in the Alaska State High School Championship in their first loss of the season.  He played to the… Read more »