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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 »

Carver nets natural hat trick (Soccer)

When Seattle Pacific University men’s soccer coach Mark Collings recruited Soldotna’s Blaine Carver he hoped for the best but questioned whether the freshman could make an immediate impact. “Being up in Alaska, we thought it might take him a little bit of time to get going and get acclimated to the pace of the game… Read more »

Carver bags first college goal (Soccer)

Soldotna’s Blaine Carver was one of the best in Alaska when it came to scoring goals in high school, so you figured it wouldn’t take him long to get his first one with Seattle Pacific University. The freshman forward scored in the 82nd minute to force overtime in a 2-1 loss to Mesa State. Carver… Read more »