Falcons fight through Crimson Bears' den for control of second place in the young Southeast Conference season."We came out hungry," Thunder Mountain coach Tanya Nizich said. "We know we played down the last two days and it was time to turn it up, and we did a great job with it. Hopefully...
Falcons to chase Kings

...should be staying in overdrive."Absolutely, I think our team is pretty notorious for that at times," Thunder Mountain coach Tanya Nizich said. "We are fully capable of turning it up but it is just doing that is the tricky part. Four solid quarters is...
Falcons on first time flight atop polls

...Basketball Coaches poll for the first time in the school's young history."We feel pretty good," Thunder Mountain coach Tanya Nizich said."We also know we have a hellacious weekend coming up ... with tough games on Thursday, Friday and Saturday...
Falcons fall to Warriors

...visitors in the second."Bottom line: our starters, our main players, had a hard time getting going," Thunder Mountain coach Tanya Nizich said. "There were other people we rotated in and they worked tremendously hard. There comes a time in the game where...
Alumnae clash as Falcons down Illineks 55-29

Tanya Nizich has VHS recordings of her high school games against Lakeside, Gig...state tournament trips was selected to the All-State Tourney team twice."Tanya was one of my favorite players growing up," Rhea said. "So it is fun to...
TMHS girls sweep Sitka

...The Falcons won 46-30 on Friday and 43-36 on Saturday."Overall, two very similar games," Thunder Mountain coach Tanya Nizich said. "It was just a matter of two very fast teams trying to control their speed."The Falcons led 13-5 starting...
Falcons girls win season-opener 55-31 over Seward

...55-31 at the Kenai Invitational Tournament."We are happy for the win to kick off the season," Thunder Mountain coach Tanya Nizich said. "What we learned is a list of things to work on, but that is what these first games are all about: Learn what...
Thunder Mountain girls close tourney with wins

...tournament with a 63-42 loss to Lake Stevens."I don't think we played up to our potential against Lake Stevens," TMHS coach Tanya Nizich said. "Then we show up to the Wasilla game and everybody was energetic and had much higher intensity than the night...
Falcons girls finish strong at Kenai river-road tourney

...quarter, including six apiece from Young and Maka and five from Alondra Echiverri."Both teams played very well," TMHS coach Tanya Nizich said. "They pressured us all game, and it caused us to play frazzled. We were able to slow the tempo of the game...
TMHS hoops team play at Wasilla

...Vikings, trailing 13-4 after one quarter and 29-10 at the half."We have a talented team of individuals," Falcons coach Tanya Nizich said in an email. "If we don't work hard and hustle then we will not be successful."The Falcons had a strong second...


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