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Introducing the 2014 Lady Seahawks Soccer Team

Introducing the 2014 Lady Seahawks Soccer Team

Top Row Left to Right: Head Coach Kelly Smith, Susanna Doepken, Carrie Andersen, Kelsey McKean, Cambria Robinson, Tyler Rose Quiring, Chloe Baldwin, Hannah Ohlsen, Tonie Bangos( Assistant Coach) Bottom Row Left to Right: Bailey Storey, Basil Dougherty, Sabrina Spiers, Katie Withrow, Mariah Doepken, Ashley Whiteshield, Kara Knotek, Tia Miranda, Susie Alvarez First Home game April 25 at 3pm! Come support your […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Seahawks, Sports

Pink Cheeks Triathlon Volunteers Needed

SPRD is seeking adult volunteers to host the Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Friday and Saturday, May 2 and 3rd. All the jobs are crucial to the success and safety of the event and participants. Volunteer jobs are: lap counters and timers in the swimming pool on Saturday morning to afternoon; traffic control/flaggers; finish line crew; bike queue helpers and monitors; check-in helpers on Saturday morning; chip […]

Thank you for your support

Thank you for your support

The Seward Tsunami Swim Club wishes to thank our community for the wonderful support you continue to show for our Seward youth. STSC has a steady census of fifty swimmers each season that work to their personal best in the pool. That means we have dedicated parents that give of their time and energies to the swim program as well. […]

Lost Lake Run registration opens April 1

Lost Lake Run registration opens April 1

Lost Lake Run, Registration Opens at 6 AM, April 1, 2014 Tomorrow morning at 6 am Alaska Time the Lost Lake Run will be open for registration. Please take a moment to read the following announcements as the registration process has changed this year. New Website, Different Registration Form  With much thanks to Ms. Natalie Osborne of Wonderbuild.com. we have a new website this […]

by · March 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Events, Health, Outdoors, Sports
Tsunami Swim-a-Thon Friday

Tsunami Swim-a-Thon Friday

It’s here! The last days before the Tsunami swimmers go into the pool for their two hours of time to attempt to complete 200 lengths of the pool! Final pledges are being taken for Swim-a-Thon. Tsunami swimmers can be sponsored two ways for this event; flat/one time amount or by the length. So, if a sponsor gives a per-length sponsorship […]

Help clean pool & earn a punch card

Scrub side of high school pool for 30 mins or scrub 20 ft and get a free 10 Adult  Punch Card. Seward HS Pool, Sun Apr. 13, 6:30 – 7:00 pm. We provide scrubby pads and gloves , if desired. No chemicals, just muscle. Call 224-9050 for information.

by · March 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Seahawks, Sports

Seward Little League is gearing up for the 2014 season

If you have a passion for Baseball and ready to share your knowledge with local youth players this is the time to get involved. We will have our first meeting Wednesday March 26th at 6PM at the AVTEC Student center 2nd floor lounge.   Topics will cover: Coaches for the new season. Registration date and uniforms for players. Date for the […]

by · March 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Announcements, Sports
SPRD Bulletin March 21

SPRD Bulletin March 21

Wed, Mar 19 the Competitive Volleyball Season came to an end with Tony’s Bar walking away with the trophy and Norm Regis taking home the MVP. Essential 1 came in a close 2nd place. And the sportsmanship award was given to the Lumpsuckers. Thanks to all the teams for a great season!! Pink Cheeks Triathlon! Join us Sat, May 3rd […]

by · March 21, 2014 · 0 comments · City of Seward, Sports

Exciting recap of Iditarod 2014 by Danny Seavey

Take a few minutes to read this excellent and riveting report by Dallas Seavey at https://www.facebook.com/notes/danny-seavey/there-are-no-words-iditarod-2014-recap/10152304001310990 or do a Google search for Seavey’s IdidaRide Sled Dog Tours and look for Danny Seavey’s report on Facebook.  You don’t have to be a Facebook member to read it. Congratulations to Dallas, Mitch, Danny, and the whole extended Seavey family! Cheers! Carol Griswold

by · March 18, 2014 · 1 comment · Alaska, Events, Outdoors, Sports
SPRD Race Season Approaching

SPRD Race Season Approaching

Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon! Join us Sat, May 3rd for a 5K run, 10K bike and 600 yard swim. Sign up early for the best rates as a team or a solo. Online registration only, go towww.signmeup.com/98343 LUAU Theme… Costumes Encouraged!!!!   Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Run Sat, May 17th online registration is now open! Join us for Seward’s 32nd 5K or 10K run. […]

by · March 18, 2014 · 0 comments · City of Seward, Sports
Tsunami Swim-a-Thon is coming!

Tsunami Swim-a-Thon is coming!

Tsunami’s have only days left to reach out and find their sponsors/pledges for Swim-a-Thon and many young swimmers have been working up their endurance to try for the 200 lengths limit during the two hour swim time. The event will be March 28, at the Seward pool. STSC has been providing an aquatic swim program in Seward for over 20 […]

SPRD Bulletin March 14

SPRD Bulletin March 14

SPRD Bulletin… Pink Cheeks Triathlon! Join us Sat, May 3rd for a 5K run, 10K bike and 600 yd swim. Sign up early for the best rates as a team or a solo. Online registration only Go to www.signmeup.com/98343 LUAU Theme… Costumes Encouraged!!!! Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Run Sat, May 17th online registration is now open! Join us for […]

by · March 15, 2014 · 0 comments · City of Seward, Sports
Mount Marathon Race 2014 Logo Winner Announced

Mount Marathon Race 2014 Logo Winner Announced

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release -  The Mount Marathon Race 2014 Logo Winner is Caitlin Campbell. Cait Campbell fell in love with Seward in the summer of 2012, when she came to work for Kenai Fjords National Park. Watching the end of the Mount Marathon Race from the cliffs section, what stood out to her wasn’t the runner’s arduous […]

by · March 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, Arts, Events, Sports
Swim-a-Thon for Seward Tsunami’s

Swim-a-Thon for Seward Tsunami’s

This year, the Seward Tsunami Swim Club’s annual Swim-a-Thon kicked off on February 24th. Swimmers have the month of March to gather pledges for their two hour swim on Friday, the 28th. This is the club’s sole fundraiser with donations pledged to young athletes who earn them by swimming for two hours straight. By the time their two hours are […]

Seahawk Skiers Compete at the Last State Meet

Seahawk Skiers Compete at the Last State Meet

By Marc Swanson – There were four that attended State this year…all veterans from past state meets: Nick Zweifel, Jerry Swanson, Brooke Estes, and Dylan Gillespie (Italian exchange student Michele Da Re came along as an international groupie.) Whereas a few days prior ASAA was scrambling to determine whether Kincaid could actually host the meet (conditions were classified as minimal […]

by · February 24, 2014 · 2 comments · Seahawks, Sports

Iditarow starts March 2nd–sign up today!

 IDITAROW!  IT’S BACK! The challenge:        TO BEAT THE IDITAROD DOGSLED TEAMS TO NOME! Teams of 2 or 4 will row as many meters as possible during the Iditarod, beginning Sunday March 2. Eligibility: Each team member pays a $25 entrance fee when registering by Monday February 24th or $35 after the 24th.  All proceeds benefit the Kenai Crewsers, Seward’s […]

by · February 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Announcements, Events, Sports
Seahawk Skiers Compete at Soldotna Regions

Seahawk Skiers Compete at Soldotna Regions

By Marc Swanson Well…. At first it seemed to be a rewrite from Boroughs the week prior.  The mighty Seahawk skiers left Seward in the biggest snow storm of the year (not really saying much now is it?) to arrive in Soldotna….bare roads, light skiff of new snow, and potentially marginal ski conditions.  That said, never underestimate the powers and […]

by · February 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Seahawks, Sports
Skiers Hit the Ground Ice at  Boroughs

Skiers Hit the Ground Ice at Boroughs

By Marc Swanson – Even within the spectrum of comic tragedies, Shakespeare himself may not have had the guts to draft this one. It’s been a great season for the Seahawks ski team minus one rather critical element….yeah, the white stuff.  Since the season started the first of November we’ve been able to squeeze off perhaps a dozen practices on […]

by · February 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Events, Seahawks, Sports
Refuge to Close to Snowmachine Use at Midnight Sunday, February 2nd

Refuge to Close to Snowmachine Use at Midnight Sunday, February 2nd

With near-spring like conditions rapidly reducing snow cover on the Kenai Peninsula, the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge (Refuge), will soon close to snowmachine use. Deputy Refuge Manager Steve Miller, said that the closure will take place at 11:59 p.m., Sunday, February 2nd. Given the time of the year this closure has taken place, Miller said, there is the possibility that […]

by · January 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, KPB, Outdoors, Sports
SPRD Bulletin January 24

SPRD Bulletin January 24

SPRD Bulletin… 5th/6th Grade First Friday Fun is Friday February 7th at TYC from 7 – 9pm. Seward Teen & Youth Center’s After School Program is in full swing! ASP emphasizes cooperative play, sports, environmental science, outdoor play, creative arts, homework help, music appreciation and social enhancement. Children can chose from a number of daily activities from science experiments, to […]

by · January 26, 2014 · 0 comments · City of Seward, Sports
Seward Seahawk’s Athletic Booster Club Dessert Auction

Seward Seahawk’s Athletic Booster Club Dessert Auction

Seahawk Booster Club Dessert Silent Auction   Friday, February 7th at the Seahawk Classic Basketball Tournament 5pm – 8pm – Seward High School       Come watch the games, cheer on the home team and bid on some delicious desserts!  Winning bids will be awarded at 8pm.Anyone wlling to donate a dessert for the auction please contact Kim Reierson at […]

by · January 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Education, Food, Seahawks, Sports
Kenai Klassic:  A Wild and Wacky Race

Kenai Klassic: A Wild and Wacky Race

By Marc Swanson – Well, as seems to be the general rule for the Seahawks, the past Nordic ski race in Kenai was an unforgettable moment that didn’t fail to entertain. We traveled by golden chariot to the Kenai meet last Friday – during the driving rain and wind storm—not exactly prime ski conditions.  Our driver and number one team […]

by · January 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Seahawks, Sports

New Members Sought for Trails Advisory Council

New members sought for Snowmobile Trails Advisory Council  (Anchorage, AK) – The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation is inviting interested individuals to apply to join the Snowmobile Trails Advisory Council (SnowTRAC).  There are three vacancies on the eleven member board, one of the vacant positions represents the Kenai Peninsula, Valdez and Prince William Sound; and the other two represent […]

by · January 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Outdoors, Sports

Seward’s 2014 Mount Marathon Race® Now Accepting Applications

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release Seward, Alaska, January 4th, 2014— The Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau announces that applications for the 87th Annual Mount Marathon Race® are currently being accepted. Runners hoping to race in 2014 must submit their completed application by Midnight on March 31, 2014.  Applications can be completed online atmmr.seward.com.  Application fees are $65 […]

by · January 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Alaska, Announcements, Sports