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Tsunami Swimmers at Area Championships

Tsunami Swimmers at Area Championships

The Tsunami Swim Club was on the road again April 6-7th for the South Central Area Championship meet in Homer.  The Team swam well, with several swimmers achieving new Junior Olympic qualifying times.  Coach Meghan O’Leary says, “our Tsunamis were a power house team!” Maren Bickling won the First Place […]

Walk Across Alaska with Boys and Girls Club

Walk Across Alaska with Boys and Girls Club

Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula invite all elementary school children to “Walk Across Alaska”! With support from a grant from Providence Seward Medical Center and through the nationwide Triple Play Program, children are challenged to log miles from April 4-May 18. All elementary school children (preschool through […]

News from Seward Parks & Rec

News from Seward Parks & Rec

2018 Diaper Derby Thanks to our 2018 Diaper Derby judges Casie Warner, Christiana Smith, and Brent Ursel. Thanks to our youth, junior and Teen Leadership Council volunteers: Ailaina Armstrong, Halle Schoening, Donna Hinders and Ella Stefan. Thanks to Volunteer Vitali Sturdy. Parks and Rec is happy to report among the […]

News from Seward Parks & Rec

News from Seward Parks & Rec

Rec Volleyball League End of Season Tourney Recreational Volleyball Winter Season Tournament was held Monday, March 19 with 7 teams participating in the league. Congratulations to the champ team ‘Come at me Bro’ and runner up ‘Boomers’.  Both teams had to challenge some stiff competition with each match going to […]

Thank You for another successful tournament!

Thank You for another successful tournament!

Pictured are Jubilee and Adelai Andersen, along with their little sister. Marathon Wrestling Club would like to thank the many businesses and people of our community that came together to help us pull off another successful USA wrestling tournament at the Alaska Railroad Terminal, March 2nd & 3rd, 2018!  During […]

News from Seward Parks and Recreation

News from Seward Parks and Recreation

Sports & Recreation Schedule at the AVTEC Gym (519 4th Ave) Open Tue – Fri 9:30am to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm Sauna is open Tue & Thu from 7 to 9pm. Men 7pm, Women 8pm Rockwall 5 – 6:30p Open Volleyball: Fridays 6:30 to 8pm Adult drop in – $5; Youth/Senior – $3; Under 5 – $2 […]

Marathon Miners 2018 USA Wrestling Tournament!

Marathon Miners 2018 USA Wrestling Tournament!

Marathon Miners Wrestling Club will be hosting their 2018 USA Wrestling Tournament on March 2nd and 3rd, at the Alaska Railroad Terminal.  March 2nd will be Greco Roman style wrestling beginning at 5pm. March 3rd will be Freestyle Wrestling and a separate Girls only Freestyle tournament, wrestling starts at 10am […]

Tsunami Swimmers Make Waves at Championship Meet

Tsunami Swimmers Make Waves at Championship Meet

  Coach Meghan O’Leary traveled to Juneau with a team of Seward’s top 14 and under swimmers last weekend. Following is her synopsis of events at the Alaska Age Groups Swimming Championships. Congratulations swimmers! This past weekend was packed with racing and excitement as nine of our swimmers traveled all […]

John Moriarty powers in for a lay up.  Photograph by Elena Hamner

Seahawk Hoops Update

The following article was written by Seward High School freshman Anevay Ambrosiani.  Thirty additional game photos taken by Elena Hamner can be viewed with the article on the high school news site https://shstoday.org/ It’s that time of year again, where basketball is the main buzz of the community. Not only are […]

I-did-a-ROW-a-thon: The Iditarow Revisited!

I-did-a-ROW-a-thon: The Iditarow Revisited!

Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club has created a new, improved, and shortened version of the Iditarow! We are now hosting the I-did-a-ROW-a-thon. This event will be held Friday March 9th 6:00 p.m. to 10:00  p.m.  through Saturday March 10th 8:00 a.m. through 6:00 p.m. White Mountain to Nome: 77 Miles or […]

Tsunami (Swimmers) Headed for Juneau!

Tsunami (Swimmers) Headed for Juneau!

Swimmers from North Pole to Ketchikan are converging on Juneau’s Dimond Park Aquatic Center this weekend, for the 2018 Alaska Swimming Age Group Championships. This is a gathering of top 14 and under swimmers from around the state. Athletes must meet time standards to compete at this event, and are […]

2018 SHS Nordic Ski Team: Coach Luke Rosier, Maggie Adkins, Emma Moore, Sadie Lindquist, Cody Bryden, Ruby Lindquist, Egor Sturdy, & Sam Paperman

SHS Nordic Ski Team

The following article was written by Seward High School senior Ruby Lindquist. To view additional skiing pictures and for more high school news, please visit https://shstoday.org/ SHS nordic ski team of eight prepares for practice after school every afternoon, decked out in all their warmest layers. With only regions and state […]

Travis Beals competing in the Willow 300. Photo courtesy of Julia Redington.

Travis Beals and Sarah Stokey Race into 2018

by Justine Pechuzal for Seward City News- Winter for Alaskan recreationalists is a special time for skiing, snow machining, ice skating, or, if you’re a serious dog musher, racing.  Travis Beals and Sarah Stokey of Seward’s Turning Heads Kennel are no exception.   Most recently, both mushers completed the Tustamena […]