Mustangs Lose A Heartbreaker in Semi-Final 62-75

The much anticipated National Bowl showdown between the Railbelt Conference champs, the Chugiak Mustangs and the Cook Inlet runner-ups, the Bartlett Golden Bears lived up to expectations. With game time 7:00pm the sun setting and the brisk temperatures at the Anchorage Football Stadium, you could see the players breath and a layer of fog hung over the field almost like a blanket. The first half action felt like the fans were watching a heavyweight prize fight with each team standing toe to toe trading punches.

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Eagle River Hockey League: AAA Week Two

In AAA hockey action at the MAC Center on Wednesday night, the first game of the evening featured Pizza Man vs. Garcia’s. It was all Pizza Man.  Michael McCurtain tallied the first goal of the game. Later in the period, Thomas Schultz assisted Patrick Zmuda for the second goal. The second period had one goal scored by Pizza Man forward, Esa Slavin.

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ERHL: AA Division: Week Two

Eagle River Hockey League regular season resumed at the Harry McDonald Center on Sunday, 10-15-17 with three games in the AA Division.

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Eagle River Hockey League Another Season Opener: AA Division

I thought I had missed the start of the high school hockey season upon entering the MAC Center on Sunday evening. Standing in the lobby dressed in a suit and

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Service Cougars Routed by Mustangs

Chugiak Mustangs scored early and often against the Service Cougars at the quarter-final game on Friday night with a final score of 63-27 The Mustangs hosted the Service Cougars on

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Eagle River Hockey League: Let the Season Begin!

The excitement is palpable at the MAC Center. Spectators pour through the lobby to fill the stands. It’s opening day for the Eagle River Hockey League, and the players already

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ERHS Volleyball Scores Pink in October

High School sports in the Anchorage School District support a variety of charities. This October, our volleyball players show off their charitable spirit. If you walk into any high school gym this month you may be blinded by girls “digging pink” as part of their effort to bring awareness to breast cancer.

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Cheering Gets Chilly: Chugiak Cheer Team Fundraising for Warmer Gear

“GO! GO! GO!” The fans cheer as Chugiak scores. They are led by the hard-working Chugiak Cheer Team, whatever the weather - wind, rain or snow. Despite their own athleticism, the Chugiak cheer team does have some downtime while they await a playmaking cheer to get them moving. Even if they’re moving, it can get downright cold here in the 49th state. Often times, that means the girls are keeping the elements at bay with a just clear poncho over their uniforms.

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Brewing Up Controversy Over the Eagle River Hockey League: Setting the Record Straight for Reid McDonald

The Beer League has brewed up some controversy. Let’s take a closer look into what is happening at the Harry J. McDonald Memorial Center and with its operators. Rodney Wild, Head coach of the hockey program at Chugiak High School, took issue with a recent STAR article in which Reid McDonald’s intentions and integrity were called into question. Wild had a strong rebuttal argument, stating that Reid McDonald (manager of the MAC) has brought significant new revenue streams with the addition of Beer League, while simultaneously reducing costs.

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Eagle River Girls Loss at Bartlett Still a Victory

You can’t always see a victory on the scoreboard. This spirit and attitude was exemplified when the Eagle River Wolves played the Bartlett Golden Bears in girls flag football on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Bartlett. After the game, team captain Corey Frazier, who scored both of the Wolves touchdowns said, “Our goal for this game was to score a touchdown, and we got two! It’s really a big thing.” A victory.

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