Results from the April trap event

...Masters, 84/100; Mal Menzies, 83/100; "D" Class; Chip Verrelli, 86/100, event winner and Mar'Chant Thompson, 76/100.High overall, Hank Masters, 243/300, 81 percent. Runner-Up, Mal Menzies, 239/300, 79.7 percent.
Today In Sports History for Friday, April 17

...join Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.1989 - Abebe Mekonnen pulls away from Juma Ikangaa of Tanzania, the runner-up for the second consecutive year, with about 1½ miles left for a 48-second victory in the Boston Marathon.1994...
Softball season will feature hardball play

...we have as much talent as we have had in the past. It may just be a wee bit on the young side."State small school runner-up Ketchikan lost just two seniors and will be the most experienced squad on the fields with returning All-State Tourney...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Apr. 9

...Britain's Nick Faldo makes a 25-foot birdie putt on the second hole of a sudden-death playoff to win the Masters. Runner-up Scott Hoch missed a 2-foot putt for par on the first hole of the playoff that would have given him the title.1993...
Dogs dash across ice toward Iditarod halfway mark

...time of year means ice.The new terrain was of little concern to veteran contestants like Aliy Zirkle, who finished runner-up the past three years. She and others were mushing Wednesday on the Yukon River, headed toward a checkpoint in the village...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 12

...Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. The 53-year-old former champion won a dueling sprint against Aliy Zirkle, last year's runner-up. Seavey, who first won the Iditarod in 2004, is the father of last year's champion, Dallas Seavey, who at age...
Ordaz repeats as Poetry Out Loud champ

...also will receive $500 toward the purchase of poetry books. Ordaz won last year's state competition as well.First runner-up was Victoria Moloney, a senior at Ben Eielson Junior-Senior High School in Fairbanks, who was participating in Poetry...
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Big king salmon wins Homer tournament for Kodiak fisherman pay the IRS, pay bills and maybe take a vacation in October.Home-town anglers had a banner day at the tournament, with Homer anglers taking seven of the top-10 spots, led by Chelsea Johnson's runner-up, a 28.6-pound fish.
Klawock and Kake top small school regions

...Angoon boys then defeated Kake in the runner-up game for the second berth to the...defeated Kake 59-45 in Saturday's runner-up game for the second spot in the line.Angoon earned the runner-up game earlier Saturday with a 57-40...
Legacy of late Iditarod champion endures

...Monson said it's only a matter of time before that changes. He praises the talents of Aliy Zirkle, a three-time runner-up, and figures a few women in this year's field will eventually emerge as champions.Monson said gender won't matter...


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