Posts Tagged: Track and Field

Sitka’s Baciocco to run for D1 Santa Clara

May 8, 2020

Between track and cross country Dominic Baciocco won 14 region titles, a state championship in the 4x800M relay, and was runner-up individually at the state cross country championships, and set course records at the Juneau, Petersburg, and Sitka cross country courses. He is the first ever cross country/track and field athlete from Sitka High School… Read more »

Chugiak’s Day to run at Murray State

May 7, 2020

Chugiak High School’s Breanna Day is a four-year varsity athlete, focusing on distance running, where she excelled in the 3200 and 1600.   She received a full ride offer from Murray State University, a D1 school in Murray, Kentucky and will run on their cross country and track teams.  Running highlights during her running career with… Read more »

Lathrop football star Henry to play for Dartmouth

Lathrop High School’s Jace Henry was a standout athlete and student for the the Malemutes in Fairbanks.  In football Jace was a two-time first-team All State player – on offense, defense, AND special teams!  He was named the Alaska Gatorade Player of the Year in football after accounting for 37 touchdowns as the team’s quarterback. … Read more »

Chugiak’s Proffitt to ski for Montana State

May 6, 2020

Adrianna Proffitt has decided to sign with the Montana State Nordic Ski Team.  This three-season athlete has competed at the varsity level at Chugiak High School in cross country running, nordic skiing, and track every year of high school. She graduates as one of the Mustangs best runners, but cross country skiing is her passion…. Read more »

Multi talented Rygh off to Montana State

Marty Rygh was a standout athlete at Dimond in four sports.  He has earned a varsity letter for multiple years in Swim & Dive, Cross Country Running, Cross country Skiing and Track & Field.  He was a member of the state winning cross country running team this year.  He placed 5th at state for Diving,… Read more »

Chugiak’s Nelson to run for BYU

May 5, 2020

Chugiak High School’s Hyrum Nelson graduates as one of the top high school runners in Alaska.  In cross country, he set a Mustang school record with a 15:19.00 5K time.  He also helped set a new school record in the 4×800 in 2018, with a team time of 8:05.46 at the Brian Young Invitational and… Read more »

Sitka standout Demmert to run for Fort Lewis

May 4, 2020

Asa Demmert excelled in both cross country running and track and field at Sitka High school.  His biggest highlights include finishing 7th at State in cross country and helping the Wolves to a 2nd place finish at state in the 4×800 as a junior.   He signed with Fort Lewis College in Colorado to compete in… Read more »

State champ Prosser to run for Northern Arizona

Santiago Prosser had a stellar running career at Dimond High School which included winning the 2019 4A cross country individual championship in stunning fashion. In helping thee Lynx win the team title Santiago set a new state course record of 15:07, shattering the time of 15:24 which had stood for nearly 30 years. Other high… Read more »

Delta’s Williams to run for Duke

A standout on the track and in the classroom, Hailey Williams from Delta Junction will be attending prestigious Duke University this fall on a track and field scholarship. She maintained a 4.0 GPA  while constantly training and traveling for track and field competitions.  Even with her senior season canceled due to COVID-19 Hailey  won 7… Read more »

Heartwell-McKoy to play football at Dickinson State

May 1, 2020

Jayden Heartwell-McKoy played football, basketball and ran track his whole high school career.  He graduates as South Anchorage High School’s all-time reception and touchdown leader and will be attending Dickinson State University this summer on a full Academic and Football Scholarship.  He had a decorated football career including being named 2019 Semper Fidelis Football Player of the year… Read more »