Sports

Booster Club Dessert Auction Big Success

The Seward Athletic Booster Club would like to thank everyone who donated items to our annual Dessert Auction held earlier this month during the Seahawk Classic.  We are certain there were anonymous donations dropped off and we apologize in advance if we missed anyone: AVTEC The Cookery Nita Hollingsworth Celeste […]

NASP Archery

NASP Archery

Because of it being senior night at home basketball game on Thursday, we will have NASP Archery at the Middle School on Tuesday (February 28th) this week. Middle school students shoot from 6:00-7:30. High school students shoot from 7:30 – 9:00. All equipment is provided.  Students can bring their own bows […]

How to Move More and Stress Less

How to Move More and Stress Less

Submitted by Dan Chabert of Runnerclick.com – Last week as I was waiting for the light to change during my morning run, I exchanged glances with the crossing guard who took one look at me and joked, “you don’t need to run, you’re skinny enough!” I smiled and responded, “it’s for […]

Going Big – Green and Gold Style

Going Big – Green and Gold Style

The following article was written by Seward High School junior Kendyl Morris.  For more cheerleading pictures, as well as other articles, visit the student news source.  http://shstoday.org/ With all the intense basketball games to come, our Seward High cheerleaders have been preparing to excite the crowd. Currently the team holds […]

Seward Seahawk Cheerleaders Cheer Camp

Seward Seahawk Cheerleaders Cheer Camp

The Seward Seahawk Cheerleaders are hosting a cheer camp for students from 3rd through 8th grade. Join the Seward Seahawk Cheerleaders to learn cheers and stunts and perform during a varsity basketball game halftime! The camp dates are: Feb 24 from 4pm to 6pm and Feb 25 from 12:30pm to […]

Super Summit Sunday: Fourth of July Peaks

Super Summit Sunday: Fourth of July Peaks

I didn’t witness the superb athletes who marked the Fourth of July Peaks and glacial cirque on the east side of Resurrection Bay. Unless I missed seeing these tracks yesterday, it could have been part of today’s apparent Super Summit Sunday. Judging from the four sets of tracks, unless one […]

Super Summit Sunday: Race Point

Super Summit Sunday: Race Point

The same amazing snowboarder who powered partway up the steep face of Mt Marathon on Thursday, returned with a skier friend. Identified as Fred, he again powered straight up while the skier zig-zagged. Today, they headed for the Mt Marathon Race® Up trail, and hiked the rest of the way on […]

Events and Schedule for 2017 Seahawk Classic

Events and Schedule for 2017 Seahawk Classic

The Seahawk Classic starts this Thursday, Feb 2 and runs through Saturday. There will be fundraisers at the tournament including a dessert auction on Friday and an Alaska Airlines raffle. Seahawk Spirit Gear will be available for sale throughout the tournament. For the dessert auction, dessert donations should be dropped […]

Baby and parents swim at the pool together two afternoons a week. Heidi Zemach photo.

Seward High School Pool Schedule

Seward High School Pool Schedule Jan 9 – May 26 2017 Closed Jan 16 and April 16, and evenings Feb 2, 3 and Mar 2.  Spring Break schedule Mar 12 – 19. When school is in session, please enter through main entrance. Schedule subject to change. Call 224-3900 for current […]

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

The Seward Nordic Ski Club is presenting a night of true life stories from local folks and you’re invited! Join us at 7 p.m. on January 19, 2017, at the Seward High School Auditorium. If you haven’t heard of this wildly popular series, Arctic Entries brings Alaskans to the stage […]

Chair 6. Photo: Alyeska Resort/Ralph Kristopher

Alyeska Opens Chair 6

By Allison Sayer for Seward City News – Before the lifts opened on Wednesday, December 21, a small crowd of mostly Girdwood locals were waiting on line at the base of Alyeska Resort. The skiers waiting for the lifts to open were chatty and friendly. Many had not seen each […]

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

Sports & Rec Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym: the public is invited to drop-in every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 am to 9 pm.  Each Wednesday, the public can attend 8 am to 2 pm and Saturdays from 10 to 6pm. Free […]

Adult Basketball Officials  Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed for the City of Seward Parks and Recreation Department Certified Referee: $45 per game (Become certified at asaa.org) Non-Certified Referee: $25 per game For more information Contact Austin Ledford aledford@cityofseward.net or 907-362-4011 Seward Sports Officials Association (SSOA) Seward Parks & Recreation Department (SPRD)   Classified Ad […]

Frost Crystals Destabilize Snow

Winter Snow Sports are Here!

The winter sports season has begun on the Kenai Peninsula and in Girdwood. Snow cover in many areas remains light, but Alaskans are still getting out into the Chugach National Forest. Alyeska Resort opened officially on Thanksgiving weekend. Ted’s Express and the Bear Cub Quad (Chair 3 and Chair 4) […]