Sports

Manitoba Mountain Ski Area Restoration Update and Gathering

Please join us at the Trail Lake Lodge in Moose Pass for an update on the Manitoba Mountain Ski Area Restoration Project, as well as to celebrate the snowy winter and arrival of spring on the Kenai Peninsula. On April 20th, project manager Dave Scanlan will be giving a presentation starting at 7:00 p.m., followed by a question and answer […]

April 12, 2012 ·
Swim-a-Thon Thanks

Swim-a-Thon Thanks

Seward Tsunami Swim Club (STSC) would like to thank the businesses, friends and the families that sponsored the STSC swimmers during Swim-a-Thon. This year 49 swimmers, age 8 to 18 swam for two hours.  Thirteen swimmers completed 200 lengths of the pool within the two hours; the rest of the swimmers swam their person best during the time given. In […]

April 4, 2012 ·

2nd Annual Seward Native Youth Olympics (NYO) Invitational this weekend

Come and enjoy the games!  The 2nd Annual invitational is at the Seward High School Friday, March 30 through Sunday April 1. Drop in some time this weekend and catch your favorite event! Friday, March 30, 2012 6:00 pm Coaches and Judges meeting 6:30 pm Opening Ceremony 7:00 pm Kneel Jump 8:00 pm Triple Jump (Sr) 9:00 pm Seal Hop Dessert […]

March 27, 2012 ·
Tsunami Swim-A-Thon Time!

Tsunami Swim-A-Thon Time!

The Seward Tsunami Swim Club (STSC) swimmers will be having their annual fundraiser on Wednesday March 28th starting at 3 p.m. in the Seward pool.  All 55 Tsunami swimmers, ages 7 to 18, will have two hours to swim up to 200 lengths of the pool.  The swimmers have been collecting per- length pledges and flat dollar pledges to help […]

March 21, 2012 ·

Volunteers Needed!

The annual Pink Cheeks Triathlon will be held on Saturday, May 5th. We are looking for 100 volunteers to help us host a successful, safe and fun event.  The triathlon wouldn’t be possible without all the wonderful volunteers who assist with this event each year. We are looking for the following: Race course clearing Check In / Registration Pool lap […]

March 20, 2012 ·
Seward Trounces Homer in Basketball Saturday

Seward Trounces Homer in Basketball Saturday

By Heidi Zemach for SCN    Seward Silvers Girls team won the Borough Basketball Championship Tournament in Homer Saturday, completing an undefeated season. The score of their winning final game against Soldotna Maroon was 36-35. They also beat the Homer Huskies earlier Saturday in the semi-finals. “An undefeated season doesn’t come around very often,” said their coach Clifford Draper. “It was […]

December 13, 2010 ·
Silvers are #1

Silvers are #1

The Seward Silvers Middle School Girls Basketball team completed their regular season of play undefeated.  Saturday they beat Kenai 50-19 during a home game. Friday they beat Soldotna (White) 41-25 in Soldotna. They will compete in the Borough Tournament Saturday, December 11 in Homer at 10:00 a.m. They’ve been expertly coached by Cliff Draper. Way to go Silvers!

December 5, 2010 ·

By Heidi Zemach for SCN The Seward Seahawks Swim Team finished their season with a great State Championship meet in Anchorage this weekend. Ryan O’Leary was named Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year for 2010 by a panel of coaches who voted by secret ballot. O’Leary almost broke the state record for his 50 yard freestyle. Ryan placed first in […]

November 10, 2010 ·
Divide Ski Area Gets Makeover

Divide Ski Area Gets Makeover

Seward’s premier groomed ski trail has been significantly improved over the past few months. The Divide Ski Trail at Mile 12 has been maintained by the Seward Nordic Ski Club for a number of years, and this year the state Department of Natural Resources approved the club’s plan to make improvements to the trail system and develop a plan for […]

November 9, 2010 ·
Seahawk Swim Meet At Seward High

Seahawk Swim Meet At Seward High

This last Saturday, October 9, 2010, the Seward Seahawk Swim Team hosted a meet well attended by Peninsula high school teams. Homer, Kenai, Soldotna, Skyview and Seward swimmers filled the pool deck to capacity. Both boys and girls in the Peninsula teams had three swimmers with top times in events. In the girls events, Seward’s Eileen Audette took the 100 […]

October 12, 2010 ·
Alaska State Firefighters Association Drawing Winner

Alaska State Firefighters Association Drawing Winner

The Phoenix Chapter of the Alaska State Firefighters Association held a drawing for a mountain bike donated by ODOM during the 2010 Fire Conference held in Seward September 27 thru October 2nd. Leon Hood – a Seward High School student was the winner of the bike. 24 high school students came to the vendor show during the conference to check […]

October 7, 2010 ·
Seahawk Swimmers Take First Place

Seahawk Swimmers Take First Place

At Sohi, Soldotna High School, last weekend, the Seahawk swim team walked away with a first place trophy for the boys and first place in the team category.  Over 200 swimmers participated. Seward Seahawk team member Ryan O’Leary placed second overall with a time of 2:34.99.  Seward placed first in the team category based on a point system with 33 […]

October 1, 2010 ·
Seward Champs

Seward Champs

Seward Parks & Recreation would like to express thanks to everyone who made this year’s youth soccer season such a success. A hearty thank you goes out to our sponsor F/V Chandalar and the Hankins family for their continued support of youth programming. Thank you to volunteer coaches Dave and Dana Paperman, Chris Polasek and Scott Rierson as well as […]

September 3, 2010 ·
Seward Silver Salmon Derby Update

Seward Silver Salmon Derby Update

Thursday, August 19th Seward, Alaska, August 19th, 2010 Harold Foley of Anchorage holds the lead with an 18.89 pound Coho caught at North Hive while fishing aboard the Susan F.  Sunny weather for two days running here in Seward, what a treat!  Liza Kercher, a youth from Wasilla has captured the 4th place spot with a 16.20 silver caught at […]

August 20, 2010 ·

New Name, Same Results for the 12th Annual Wildlife Rescue Run/Walk.

Although Rubye now goes by her new married name, the Foldagers continue to own the title in the 5K Wildlife Rescue Run, winning six of the last eight races.  This year Rubye  Elhard took the title back from sister, Denali, but not without some stiff competition from Nychele Fischetti and Shoshana Keegan.  Rubye finished the race in 18:02. In the […]

August 12, 2010 ·
Seahawks Football Season Opener!

Seahawks Football Season Opener!

Special Season Opener – Friday, August 6th Join the Seahawk community in honoring Roger Steinbrecher with the dedication of the refurbished high school playing fields. Ribbon-cutting Ceremony at 4:30 with special guests Noreen and Lisa Steinbrecher; Seahawk football at 5:30, Varsity only game against Monroe H.S.

August 2, 2010 ·

The Mt. Marathon Race- 1988

Thank you Debra Burdick-Hinton for sending a link to this!

July 6, 2010 ·

MT MARATHON JUNIOR OVERALL RESULTS

Place Bib Name City Age Gender Time 1 1 Alexander Babos Eagle River 17 M 27:29 2 160 John Novak Anchorage 17 M 27:38 3 9 Peter Mamrol Anchorage 16 M 28:36 4 10 Michael Marshall Seward 13 M 28:48 5 16 Miles Knotek Moose Pass 15 M 28:50 6 4 Travis Semmens Soldotna 16 M 28:53 7 5 Lyon […]

July 5, 2010 ·

MT MARATHON WOMENS OVERALL RESULTS

Place Bib Name City Uphill Time Downhill Time Finish Time 1 1 Cedar Bourgeois Seward 39:59 11:48 51:48 2 167 Holly Brooks Anchorage 38:06 13:52 51:58 3 2 Kikkan Randall Anchorage 40:01 13:27 53:29 4 174 Laura Brosius Fairbanks 42:06 13:12 55:18 5 5 Rachel Dow Seward 43:56 14:18 58:14 6 22 Danielle Pratt Anchorage 43:34 14:55 58:30 7 168 […]

July 5, 2010 ·

MT MARATHON MENS OVERALL RESULTS

Place Bib Name City Age Uphill Time Downhill Time Finish Time 1 4 Trond Flagstad Anchorage 40 34:06 10:34 44:40 2 2 Eric Strabel Anchorage 28 34:55 10:47 45:42 3 1 Matias Saari Anchorage 39 35:07 11:02 46:10 4 159 Brenton Knight Anchorage 26 34:37 11:47 46:24 5 188 Benjamin Ward Anchorage 35 35:23 11:05 46:29 6 162 Andrew Liebner […]

July 5, 2010 ·

Race for new library/museum like a Mt. Marathon climb

Important part of the trail coming up at Tuesday’s meeting… By Mary Tougas, Co-Vice Chair of the Seward Community Library Museum (SCLM) Building Committee Next weekend thousands of people will pour into Seward looking for a July 4 experience that they cannot find anywhere else in Alaska. In the 83 years people have been running and climbing up our high […]

June 28, 2010 ·
337 lb Halibut Takes Lead in Tournament

337 lb Halibut Takes Lead in Tournament

Standing on right with fishing rod:  Aaron Buscher of Conifer, CO It was Aaron’s first trip to Alaska, he has been planning & saving for years to make this fishing trip.  (He came in to see us at the Chamber before leaving town)  He can’t wait to return next year! Standing on left:  Capt Andy Mezirow of Crackerjack Sportfishing Charters […]

June 17, 2010 ·
Seward Halibut Tournament Update

Seward Halibut Tournament Update

Gary Hillsten 1st place 110.8 lbs caught on the Crackerjack on 6-5 James Bettys 2nd place 107.4 lbs caught on the Rainisong ( Capt. Jeff Barney) on 5-27 Corine Camille 3rd place 102.2 caught on the Rogue (Capt. Randy) on 6-7 All photos courtesy of One Shot Photography Seward AK

June 8, 2010 ·
Seward Halibut Tournament Leaders

Seward Halibut Tournament Leaders

Opening day of Seward Halibut Tournament in conjuntion with the Annual Armed Services Combat Fishing Tournament. 1st place 107.4 Caught by James Bettys on the Rainisong w/ Capt. Jeff Barney. 2nd 99.4 Caught by Kevin Winget on the Carolyn 3rd 98.2 Caught by Chaideb Bouasavanh on the Crackerjack All photos courtesy of One Shot Photography Seward AK

May 28, 2010 ·
This Season's Over

This Season's Over

“The 2010 Boys’ Soccer season was a good one,” said Dustin Phillips, the coach along with Tim Lebling. “We were able to scratch out a couple good wins this year against Skyview and Houston. In the Houston game the boys were able to overcome a 2-0 deficit to win the game 4-2 in front of our home crowd. We played […]

May 22, 2010 ·

Seward Little League Girls Softball

Seward Little League Softball to begin Monday!

May 21, 2010 ·