Posts Tagged: Soccer

Friday Flashback: Cobb leads Duke to College Cup final in 2011

June 26, 2020

Eagle River’s Kelly Cobb took the Duke University women’s soccer team by storm in 2011. The 5-foot-10 forward tied a school record with six game-winning goals and set three Duke freshman records in shots (91), goals (11) and points (31). In the national semifinals, Cobb assisted on the game-winning goal in the 51st minute to… Read more »

Eagles standout Melendez to play soccer for Portland

May 22, 2020

West High School’s Kiara Melendez was a standout soccer player. Named varsity team MVP and first team All Region on her freshman year and second team All Region on her sophomore year. Manager of the girls soccer team on her junior year while recovering from injury and her senior year canceled due to Covid-19. She… Read more »

Wolverines’ Riedman poised to play soccer at Lewis & Clark

Kavya Riedman graduates with honors from South Anchorage High School, having achieved both academic and athletic distinction. As a four-year varsity soccer player for the Wolverines, Riedman was a uniting force in the midfield, playing a key role in the team’s successes as State Finalists in 2017 and 2019, and State Champions in 2018.   In the… Read more »

Wolves’ Bodine to play soccer for UT Dallas

May 20, 2020

Hendrikje Bodine is a four year varsity starter for the Eagle River Wolves. She is known for being a lock down defender, anchoring the Wolves defense. She was named to the Railbelt All Conference team in 2019.  Hendrikje has committed to play soccer at University of Texas Dallas, where she plans to pursue a degree… Read more »

Attitude and effort leads to excellence for Su Valley’s Jolley

May 19, 2020

Su Valley High School’s Cy Jolley had a decorated career as a four-year varsity athlete in basketball, soccer, and track and field with the Rams. He was a dynamic talent in track and field. As a freshman he claimed the Region high jump title.  Cy would go on to win 8 regional championships in a… Read more »

JDHS soccer standout Graham to play for North Idaho

May 18, 2020

Juneau Douglas High School’s Makenna Graham graduates after a stellar soccer career.  The team captain and star defender played varsity all four years and helped lead the Crimson Bears to two State Championships.  Makenna will be attending North Idaho College to study behavioral analysis and criminal justice while playing collegiate soccer for the Cardinals.

South standout Twenhafel to play soccer for Willamette

May 17, 2020

Samuel “Sammy”Twenhafel is a midfielder and captain for the South Anchorage High School Soccer Team.  As a freshman he scored a goal in OT that led the Wolverines in winning the Alaska High School State Championship in a thrilling shootout.  He was looking forward to his senior year and representing his school.  Sammy was named… Read more »

Palmer’s Corbin to play football at George Fox

May 16, 2020

Palmer High School’s Duston Corbin was a star for the Moose football team on both sides of the ball.  He was first team All Conference as both a linebacker and fullback, as well as first team All State as a fullback and second team All State as a linebacker his senior season. He was highly regarded… Read more »

Palmer’s Marshall a leader in sports and classroom

May 15, 2020

Lavar Marshall was a multi-sport standout at Palmer High School.  He was an All Conference basketball player and team captain.  He was an All Conference in football and also excellent soccer player.  In all sports he was regarded as a leader and he carried those traits over to the classroom. Moose football coach Tim Popowski… Read more »

Mulhaney brothers lead Houston to 1st ever State Championship

Brothers Gavin and Owen Mulhaney were major catalysts behind Houston High School football team’s magical season in which they went undefeated and won the school’s first ever football State Championship in football.  The season was made even more special due to the adversity the school and community faced with fires and the aftermath of the… Read more »