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Hardy calling end zone home (Football)

When the Idaho football team needs to dial up a score, it’s starting to call the 907 area code. As in Alaskan Daniel Hardy. Hardy, of West High fame, hauled in a 26-yard score for his second touchdown catch of the season to help the Vandals earn a 34-31 road win at Northern Illinois. The… Read more »

Hardy hoping to stand out (Football)

With the season opener right around the corner, Daniel Hardy of Anchorage is trying to distinguish himself from the other receivers on the University of Idaho football team. That was tough last week when 11 different players caught passes at the team’s scrimmage, but Hardy found a way to stand out. Get into the end… Read more »

Heun gets reps in backfield (Football)

When Anchorage’s Jake Heun was at City College of San Francisco he played both sides of the ball as a linebacker and short-yardage fullback. Now at the University of Hawaii, Heun has been used strictly on defense. But that changed this week with the 6-foot-2, 225-pounder getting reps in the backfield at practice. “It might… Read more »

Gridiron notes (Football)

Zack Bowman of Anchorage got his first NFL start with the Chicago Bears, collecting 7 tackles in a 17-14 overtime victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Bowman held his own, although many people wonder why Big Ben didn’t test the second-year cornerback more often. Nonetheless, he didn’t get burned, and he helped the Bears bagel the… Read more »

Alaskans take part in opening weekend (Football)

The college football season officially kicked off last night, but the first Alaska player at a major school won’t hit the field until this evening. And more will follow throughout the Labor Day weekend. Palmer’s Jake Heun will christen the celebration tonight when his Hawaii Warriors host Central Arkansas. On Saturday, teams featuring five Alaskans… Read more »