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Alaskans quiet in Euroleague playoffs (Basketball)

None of the three Alaskans had much to brag about today as the Euroleague quarterfinals continued for Brad Oleson, Trajan Langdon and Doron Perkins. The only real positive was that Oleson’s Spanish club Caja Laboral won Game 3 against Langdon’s Russian team CSKA Moscow to pull within 2-1 in the best-of-5 series. Perkins and his… Read more »

Alaskans off to Euroleague playoffs (Basketball)

Timing is everything in sports and right now few in the Euroleague are playing better than Trajan Langdon. The Alaskan Assassin appears to be heating up as the playoffs arrive, a promising sign for Russian juggernaut CSKA Moscow. Langdon, of East High fame, helped CSKA clinch first place in Group C over the weekend after… Read more »

Alaskans tip off in Euroleague (Basketball)

The NBA season is still two weeks from starting, but the European equivalent tips off tomorrow. That means Alaskans Doron Perkins, Trajan Langdon and Brad Oleson will be back in action. All three players are veterans of the international game and have found success beyond the NBA, flourishing overseas and enjoying the luxury of a… Read more »

Carver bags two goals in upset bid (Soccer)

Coming back from a knee injury, Blaine Carver of Soldotna has had a tough time getting back to form for the Seattle Pacific University men’s soccer team. A bona fide scorer, he had zero goals in his first four games. But that changed today. Carver delivered two goals late in the second half to fuel… Read more »

Carver on rehab: “It’s going well” (Soccer)

A month after experiencing a serious scare in a spring exhibition match Soldotna soccer star Blaine Carver is recovering from knee surgery, confident he will be ready this fall for his sophomore season at Seattle Pacific University. “My rehab is going well,” he told me. “The SPU athletic trainer is doing a really great job… Read more »

Carver gets off, gets injured (Soccer)

Soldotna striker Blaine Carver of Seattle Pacific University showed flashes of brilliance in a spring exhibition match against the University of Portland, a perennial national power. The reigning Great Northwest Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year tallied two assists to fuel a 2-1 upset victory on the road. It wasn’t all good, though. Carver left… Read more »

Carver named GNAC’s top freshman (Soccer)

After a dynamic debut season in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference, Soldotna striker Blaine Carver fittingly earned the Freshman of the Year award. It’s a nice reward for a super season that saw the 5-foot-10 forward score eight times, the highest total by a SPU freshman since 1999. He was also named to the All-GNAC… Read more »

Goal barrage continues for Carver (Soccer)

Soldotna’s Blaine Carver is making this college soccer thing look easy. Just a freshman, the Seattle Pacific University striker kept the good times rolling over the weekend when he found the back of the net twice to provide a 2-1 win over Saint Martin’s. It might have been Senior Night, but the evening belonged to… Read more »