High School football week one scores

High School football week one scores

Friday week one had nail-biters and runaways.

Dave Goldman
59 and done: West ends Soldotna's football streak

59 and done: West ends Soldotna's football streak

West opens season with huge road win, toppling state champs

Dave Goldman
Thomas navigates through a uneven summer, lands in Cincinnati

Thomas navigates through a uneven summer, lands in Cincinnati

Former Seawolf bench boss feel lucky to have landed backing the ECHL.

Dave Goldman
Being a difference maker. Why? Because it's the right thing to do

Being a difference maker. Why? Because it's the right thing to do

Garrity has been making lives better for a quarter century

Dave Goldman
Anyone for a poll?

Anyone for a poll?

It wouldn't be Alaska High School football without the poll.

Dave Goldman
Meet the new boss: Greg Myford takes the reins at UAA

Meet the new boss: Greg Myford takes the reins at UAA

Myford has worked on the big stage before.

Dave Goldman
On familiar ground; Juneau stands alone again

On familiar ground; Juneau stands alone again

Lights out pitching lifts club to another crown.

Dave Goldman
Kikkan battles breast cancer with a smile and positive attitude

Kikkan battles breast cancer with a smile and positive attitude

The Olympic gold medalist chooses positivity and laughter to assist in her fight against breast cancer.

Emily Carlson
High school football: Safety, division alignment among the talkers

High school football: Safety, division alignment among the talkers

Football games are only a couple weeks away.

Dave Goldman
'Play ball!' is the phrase of the week for Glacier Pilots and Oilers

'Play ball!' is the phrase of the week for Glacier Pilots and Oilers

Lengthy slate of games is foreign even to veterans

Dave Goldman
Will 2018 mean a magnificent seven for SoHi?

Will 2018 mean a magnificent seven for SoHi?

Stars will look for 60th straight win to open the season.

Dave Goldman
Rowers on the go in Moose Nugget Regatta

Rowers on the go in Moose Nugget Regatta

Wasilla Lake hosted some weekend boating action that wasn't your average cruise during the annual Moose Nugget Regatta.

Dave Leval
Hunter Fejes helps Anchorage kids improve their hockey skills

Hunter Fejes helps Anchorage kids improve their hockey skills

NHL players and coaches among those who take part in inaugural "Camp 49 Hockey" program.

Dave Leval
Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon pushes athletes to their limits

Alaskaman Extreme Triathlon pushes athletes to their limits

Participants start with a 2.6-mile Seward swim, make a 113-mile bike ride and a 26-mile run to Girdwood.

Dave Leval
Special Olympians spend time at Camp Shriver

Special Olympians spend time at Camp Shriver

Alaska's Special Olympians have gathered at a special summer camp to help them relax from a season in competition.

Dave Leval
ITC announces 4 new board members

ITC announces 4 new board members

The Iditarod Trail Committee Monday announced four new members elected to their board of directors. 

Liz Thomas
ECHL's Hunter Fejes returns home as coach

ECHL's Hunter Fejes returns home as coach

After a season spent playing hockey, you'd think it's the last thing Hunter Fejes would want to do during his summer off at home in Anchorage.

Dave Leval
From 49 to 50, Bartlett opens football season a long way from home

From 49 to 50, Bartlett opens football season a long way from home

Great way to start the season.

Dave Goldman
'My dogs were the true heroes.' Janssen honored for Iditarod selflessness

'My dogs were the true heroes.' Janssen honored for Iditarod selflessness

"I didn't even think about finishing the race." Scott Janssen chose friendship over finishing during this year's Iditarod and is awarded a legislative citation for his selflessness.

Scott Gross
'Mushin' Mortician' honored for Iditarod rescue

'Mushin' Mortician' honored for Iditarod rescue

State lawmakers are honoring a longtime Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher for a lifesaving rescue during this year's race.

Scott Gross
Kikkan Randall diagnosed with breast cancer

Kikkan Randall diagnosed with breast cancer

Alaskan and Olympian Kikkan Randall says she’s being treated for breast cancer, fresh from capturing a gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

Chris Klint
Seattle Seahawks tackle fitness during Wasilla visit

Seattle Seahawks tackle fitness during Wasilla visit

The Menard Sports Complex hosted its annual Seahawks Play 60 program Tuesday.

Dave Leval
Watch: 2018 Mount Marathon Races

Watch: 2018 Mount Marathon Races

If you missed the annual races as they were broadcast from Seward on the Fourth of July, don't worry; you can watch all three Mount Marathon races in their entirety right here.

KTVA Web Staff
Arizona football team to sample Alaska gridiron

Arizona football team to sample Alaska gridiron

An Arizona high school is bringing some heat to Alaska's summer football schedule.

Dave Goldman
Alaska steps up its game: home to semi-professional soccer

Alaska steps up its game: home to semi-professional soccer

Alaska City FC starts play in United Premier Soccer League in Spring 2018 at Palmer High School

Dave Leval
Anchorage Bucs players win national title, seek ABL crown

Anchorage Bucs players win national title, seek ABL crown

Troy Claunch and Tyler Malone were part of the Oregon State team that won this year's College World Series title.

Dave Leval
Tenn. team plays baseball on the Last Frontier

Tenn. team plays baseball on the Last Frontier

After two years, a group of baseball players from the Volunteer State are back in Alaska.

Dave Leval
Alaska Men's Run takes field to beat cancer

Alaska Men's Run takes field to beat cancer

Plenty of sunshine and a good crowd filled the Anchorage Football Stadium Saturday for the annual Alaska Men's Race.

Dave Leval
Bucs players trade beaches for mountains and the midnight sun

Bucs players trade beaches for mountains and the midnight sun

University of Miami players share their thoughts of their first visit to Alaska

Dave Leval
Ken Schrader races into Alaska for the first time

Ken Schrader races into Alaska for the first time

NASCAR great competes at Palmer's Alaska Raceway Park

Dave Leval
For the first time, women outbid men in Mt. Marathon bib auction

For the first time, women outbid men in Mt. Marathon bib auction

For the first time in Mt. Marathon history, the women outbid the men in the annual auction the night before the race.

Emily Carlson
Alaska's Stortz tees off in Washington

Alaska's Stortz tees off in Washington

Willows Run golf course in Redmond, Washington, was a great spot to be on Monday.

John Thompson
Ketchikan's Josh Cohen grabs the gold

Ketchikan's Josh Cohen grabs the gold

Dempsey Indoor Center on the campus of the University of Washington is home to the nationally ranked Huskies football team. This week, however, the PAC-12 is opening its doors to Special Olympics USA and the bocce ball tournament.

John Thompson
Mount Marathon: A look at a few contenders

Mount Marathon: A look at a few contenders

Weather should be warm this time around.

Dave Goldman
Running Mount Marathon Wednesday? You'll earn that finish

Running Mount Marathon Wednesday? You'll earn that finish

Heat likely to be on for the Alaskan classic

Dave Goldman
All in the family: Baseball teammates find out they're related

All in the family: Baseball teammates find out they're related

Players learn they are second cousins, only met when they came to Alaska for summer baseball

Dave Leval
50th Anniversary Special Olympics kicks off in Seattle

50th Anniversary Special Olympics kicks off in Seattle

The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games have officially kicked off in Seattle.

Mary Simton
Iditarod drug test creator says his departure is bittersweet, holds no grudge

Iditarod drug test creator says his departure is bittersweet, holds no grudge

Dr. Morrie Craig's last year has been marked with controversy.

Dave Goldman
Dimond's Pili takes home national honor

Dimond's Pili takes home national honor

The Dimond High School standout has gone national. She's been named the Female High School Athlete of the Year by MaxPreps.

Chris Klint
World Series great helps Anchorage golf tourney tee off

World Series great helps Anchorage golf tourney tee off

Golfing for a good cause was the name of the game Thursday at the Anchorage Golf Course.

Dave Goldman
Iditarod brass meet amid busy summer

Iditarod brass meet amid busy summer

Iditarod officials reviewed five nominees for director positions Thursday.

Dave Goldman
UAA Basketball packs their basketballs and bags for an Asian experience

UAA Basketball packs their basketballs and bags for an Asian experience

Team gets ready for the trip of a lifetime.

Dave Goldman
Even foul balls are special at this ballpark

Even foul balls are special at this ballpark

Team and fans celebrate the sponsors

Dave Goldman
Alaska Wild: Girls hockey team sports a new look

Alaska Wild: Girls hockey team sports a new look

If they're in a league of their own, they should have a logo of their own.

Dave Goldman
Jack Daniel's cuts ties with Iditarod

Jack Daniel's cuts ties with Iditarod

The maker of Jack Daniel's whiskey says it's dropping its long-running sponsorship of Alaska's 1,000-mile (1,610 kilometer) race.

Associated Press
Yukon Quest upholds Neff censure over dog death

Yukon Quest upholds Neff censure over dog death

Musher Hugh Neff remains ineligible to race in the Yukon Quest next year, after a review board denied an appeal of his censure in the death of a dog on his team this year.

Chris Klint
Trade, timing could land Alaska's Copley back in the NHL

Trade, timing could land Alaska's Copley back in the NHL

Next stop D.C.? It could be for former Alaskan Pheonix Copley.

Dave Goldman
Geno Morgan's friends return for memorial tourney

Geno Morgan's friends return for memorial tourney

A late East High School basketball coach's life and times are again being remembered this season, at a basketball tournament named for him.

Dave Leval
Kurgat takes home another national honor

Kurgat takes home another national honor

The University of Alaska Anchorage's Caroline Kurgat has added to her trophy case in what has been a remarkable display of academic and athletic excellence in 2017-18.

Dave Goldman
Ski jumping takes off in new way to help grow the sport

Ski jumping takes off in new way to help grow the sport

Inaugural Midnight Sun Jump-A-Thon goes from 6 p.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday at Karl Eid Ski Jumping Complex

Dave Leval
Anchorage Hockey Association hosts free lacrosse camps

Anchorage Hockey Association hosts free lacrosse camps

Camps take place June 20 and June 27 at Ben Boeke Center.

Dave Leval
Legion Baseball players camp out at Mulcahy Stadium to improve game

Legion Baseball players camp out at Mulcahy Stadium to improve game

College Coaches Camp celebrates its 25th anniversary.

Dave Leval
Peninsula Oilers pitcher turns blind eye to disability

Peninsula Oilers pitcher turns blind eye to disability

Austin Merrill lost vision in right eye shortly after his birth.

Dave Leval
Sullivan Arena shifts to seeking smaller events

Sullivan Arena shifts to seeking smaller events

Arena to go after smaller, more community oriented projects to generate revenue

Dave Leval
Ostrander brings home yet another award

Ostrander brings home yet another award

Award caps off another dominant year for the Alaska native.

Dave Goldman
Father's Day weekend fishing report

Father's Day weekend fishing report

Fishing is picking up around Southcentral Alaska. Read this before planning your weekend.

Great year keeps getting better for UAA's Kurgat

Great year keeps getting better for UAA's Kurgat

An extraordinary year just got better for the University of Alaska Anchorage's Caroline Kurgat.

Dave Goldman
Count the ways: Math major Mantha still shines for UAA

Count the ways: Math major Mantha still shines for UAA

He's moved on from the Last Frontier, but former University of Alaska Anchorage goaltender Olivier Mantha is still having an impact on the hockey program.

Dave Goldman
Yukon Quest welcomes new board members

Yukon Quest welcomes new board members

Long time ran sees a change in staff.

Dave Goldman
It's his team now as Matt Curley settles in as UAA Hockey head coach

It's his team now as Matt Curley settles in as UAA Hockey head coach

Curley took over for Matt Thomas in April, after fourth-straight losing season.

Dave Leval
Little League out $2,500 in burglary at Eagle River ball field

Little League out $2,500 in burglary at Eagle River ball field

A recent break-in at an Eagle River baseball field’s snack shack, the third in as many years, has cost a local Little League group thousands of dollars.

Chris Klint
Iditarod makes changes to current rules in advance of next year's race

Iditarod makes changes to current rules in advance of next year's race

The Last Great Race met in a daylong session.

Dave Goldman
Meet the new boss: Greg Myford is UAA's new AD

Meet the new boss: Greg Myford is UAA's new AD

He has a diverse background in athletics.

Dave Goldman
Wasilla baseball team honors fallen service members

Wasilla baseball team honors fallen service members

American Legion Post 35 wears names of troops killed in combat.

Dave Leval
Hepa's game going global

Hepa's game going global

Before he heads for the University of Texas this summer, Kamaka Hepa has a detour to make-- as a member of the USA Basketball Men's U18 national team.

Dave Goldman
Volunteers get vandalized Wasilla field ready for baseball

Volunteers get vandalized Wasilla field ready for baseball

Vandals caused roughly $5,000 in damage over Memorial Day Weekend.

Dave Leval
Alaska to host, train Chinese Olympians for 2022 Winter Games

Alaska to host, train Chinese Olympians for 2022 Winter Games

Alaska Pacific University would help train Chinese athletes in Nordic skiing.

Dave Leval
Hail Cesar! Juneau-Douglas baseball player catches Gatorade Player of the Year

Hail Cesar! Juneau-Douglas baseball player catches Gatorade Player of the Year

Mike Cesar leads Crimson Bears to first title in six years.

Dave Leval
Windstorm leaves Russian Jack dugouts needing fixes

Windstorm leaves Russian Jack dugouts needing fixes

The Anchorage Sports Association is repairing roofs destroyed in April.

Dave Leval
Vandals strike again at Wasilla baseball field

Vandals strike again at Wasilla baseball field

American Legion Post 35 scene of vandalism for third straight year.

Dave Leval
37 years is enough; McDiffett retires from UAA

37 years is enough; McDiffett retires from UAA

He served in multiple capacities for the athletic department

Dave Goldman
Internet sensation heats up the ice with hockey skills

Internet sensation heats up the ice with hockey skills

He displays the moves of a seasoned veteran, the result of long hours practicing hockey. What makes this even more amazing is Roman Marcotte is just 8-years-old.

Dave Leval
NFL to players: Stand for the anthem or stay off the field

NFL to players: Stand for the anthem or stay off the field

NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests.

CBS News
Youth hockey gives lacrosse a shot in Alaska

Youth hockey gives lacrosse a shot in Alaska

Generally seen on the east coast, youth hockey group is giving lacrosse a shot.

Dave Goldman
Denali stands tall among her peers

Denali stands tall among her peers

Scholar athlete of the week enjoying a well-rounded career at Houston High School

Dave Goldman
Weather or not, here they come: AK, AZ to meet on the football field

Weather or not, here they come: AK, AZ to meet on the football field

Home and home series begins with Phoenix-based school visiting Alaska

Dave Goldman
Mustang Hockey girls taking ideas for name, logo

Mustang Hockey girls taking ideas for name, logo

The Mustangs are asking for help shaping a new identity for girls teams.

Dave Leval
Seawolves women ready to hit Taiwan hardwood

Seawolves women ready to hit Taiwan hardwood

University of Alaska Anchorage women's basketball coach Ryan McCarthy has seen a lot of places, both as a player and a head coach -- and he may soon expand that list.

Dave Leval
Dimond's Pairmore has the field and books covered

Dimond's Pairmore has the field and books covered

KTVA's scholar athlete of the week has an awe-inspiring course load at school.

Dave Goldman
Kikkan says innovation finally earned her Olympic gold

Kikkan says innovation finally earned her Olympic gold

A spreadsheet on her Macbook could be the key to her success. Kikkan wasn’t just training hard, she was keeping track of everything. Each year, her coach would compare the hours to Kikkan’s race results, and they realized she needed to train more.

Emily Carlson
Hepa's off-season has him on most of the time

Hepa's off-season has him on most of the time

There's very little down time for one the state's top basketball stars.

Dave Goldman
Commentary: Can youth movements turn around UAA and UAF hockey?

Commentary: Can youth movements turn around UAA and UAF hockey?

UAA and UAF hockey are writing new chapters.

Dave Goldman
Seward girls soccer returns to varsity action after year away from the pitch

Seward girls soccer returns to varsity action after year away from the pitch

Seahawks played mostly scrimmages due to lack of players, but now they're back.

Dave Leval
Wrestlers chase more than titles at Menard Sports Center

Wrestlers chase more than titles at Menard Sports Center

Alaska USA Wrestling Championships draw more than 900 wrestlers

Dave Leval
Wasilla High School watches a big group sign for various sports

Wasilla High School watches a big group sign for various sports

Warriors program sees a large group moving on to college.

Dave Goldman
Ivy in the future of Dimond's Shangin

Ivy in the future of Dimond's Shangin

Next stop, prestigious Brown University.

Dave Goldman
Largen stays home, will guide UAF hockey

Largen stays home, will guide UAF hockey

UAF announced the hiring of the current assistant coach and Fairbanks native, Erik Largen, as its new head hockey coach. 

Dave Goldman
Alaska High School Hall of Fame opens doors to 13 new members

Alaska High School Hall of Fame opens doors to 13 new members

Athletes, coaches, educators honored Sunday for their accomplishments.

Dave Leval
Alaska Warriors look to the future after second-place finish

Alaska Warriors look to the future after second-place finish

Hockey team helps military veterans with emotional issues.

Dave Leval
Kurka: Trump didn't insult Paralympians during speech

Kurka: Trump didn't insult Paralympians during speech

Comments came during White House ceremony for Paralympians and Olympians who competed at recent Winter Games.

Dave Leval
New scoreboards a boon for Bartlett High's pool

New scoreboards a boon for Bartlett High's pool

New scoreboards, and timing equipment added from GoFundMe account.

Dave Leval
Andrew Kurka goes to White House, meets President Trump

Andrew Kurka goes to White House, meets President Trump

The Palmer resident found himself at the White House Friday, as President Trump honored Kurka and the other Paralympians and Olympians.

Dave Leval
ABL players temporarily call 49th state home

ABL players temporarily call 49th state home

Ball players live with host families during their stay.

Dave Goldman
Senior NYO Games kick off in Anchorage

Senior NYO Games kick off in Anchorage

The 2018 NYO Alaska Games are underway in Anchorage. The games encourage Alaska's youth to engage in healthy activity while growing a better understanding of the Alaska Native culture.

John Thompson
Neff seeks to appeal Yukon Quest suspension over necropsy

Neff seeks to appeal Yukon Quest suspension over necropsy

Veteran musher Hugh Neff has been banned from running the 2019 Yukon Quest Race after a necropsy report was released on his dog, Boppy. 

Liz Thomas
The Hall's class expands

The Hall's class expands

The best and brightest high schoolers are now a part of the proceedings

Dave Goldman
Matt Curley says yes to head coach job

Matt Curley says yes to head coach job

Curley replaces Matt Thomas, becomes sixth head coach in program history.

Dave Leval
Girls enjoy social, physical benefits with GRIT

Girls enjoy social, physical benefits with GRIT

On Saturday, 18 middle schoolers set off on a 26-mile bike ride from Anchorage to Eagle River and back.

John Thompson
UAA hockey names Curley to lead Seawolves

UAA hockey names Curley to lead Seawolves

After a lengthy search with twists and turns, the University of Alaska Anchorage finally has its man to coach the hockey program: Matt Curley.

Dave Leval
Security changes greet Alaska Airlines Center visitors

Security changes greet Alaska Airlines Center visitors

You're probably used to passing through metal detectors to board an Alaska Airlines flight -- but now you might also do so when entering the Anchorage arena which bears the company's name.

Dave Leval

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