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 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 23, 2014 

Weary Viking swimmers continue to maintain lead, readying for regional

Swimming Viking boys continue to carve themselves a place ahead of their competitors, though that margin remains slim as competitors kick hard to catch up. The team took first place at their recent invitational at Sitka both Friday and Saturday,...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 23, 2014 

Two Vikings crowned at local wrestling tournament

The season has just begun, and already it's a good year for Petersburg wrestling, coming in with four boys in the final bouts of a weekend invitational that brought teams from across the southeastern... Full story

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 16, 2014

Strong start for PHS wrestling, next test at home

Petersburg wrestlers got a taste of what the coming season will have in store for them, coming off a Round Robin tournament hosted in Metlakatla last weekend. "Everybody wrestled everybody in their we...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 16, 2014

PHS honors music to depart, All-State selected

Petersburg continues to field talented musicians, with an even dozen set to depart for the Southeast Alaska Honors Music Festival in Juneau and half that beginning their preparations for the longer...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 16, 2014

Vikings chase competitive edge for volleyball conquest

When it comes to volleyball, the Vikings are learning that they can hold their own against the toughest teams in the region, coming closer to the tipping point from hard-fought games to well-earned...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 9, 2014

Swimming Vikings lead individually, swamped by numbers in Ketchikan

Petersburg's Vikings continue to pull ahead of other schools at swim meets, leading in many of the events over Friday and Saturday in Ketchikan. “The kids swam great, we didn't have a whole lot of competition ― there was only one or two guys...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 9, 2014

Cross country Vikings retire for the season

Petersburg's Cross Country Vikings have ended a stellar season that saw both teams, boys and girls, take second place in the region and push hard for a sixth place finish at the state meet in...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 2, 2014

Lady Vikings head to second shot at Sitka, Mt. Edgecumbe

The Lady Vikings wear their hearts on their sleeves as they play, flagging each conquest with a flash of their smiles. That energy buoyed them to the next spike or sliding defense, but it might also...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    October 2, 2014

Cross country Vikings to send both teams to state meet

For the first time in many years, both of Petersburg's running teams will be going to the state championship match after both teams finished second at the regional meet in Ketchikan on Sept. 27. "It's...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    September 25, 2014

Viking volleyball readying to face Sitka for home conference; Girls finished with close loss against Thunder Mountain

While Petersburg's varsity volleyball team didn't bring home a win from their Friday and Saturday matches last weekend, neither did they break against the rock of Thunder Mountain's larger 4A team....

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    September 25, 2014

Vikings lead region in Swim and Dive

Petersburg's Vikings returned triumphant from their watery battles over the Sept. 19 and 20 weekend in Juneau for the Swim and Dive invitational match ups, but the youth can't lean on their laurels...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    September 25, 2014

Viking girls lead Cross Country runners heading into Ketchikan regionals

Petersburg cross country runners will be pacing themselves this week as they prepare to run in Ketchikan this weekend for the regional competition, coming off a strong performance in the recent Sitka match. The Vikings girls finished within one...

 By Orin Pierson    Sports    September 18, 2014

'Super Six' remain undefeated

Over 200 runners, teams from 15 communities across Southeast, stampeded into Petersburg for last weekend's cross country invitational. They raced in the warm sun before a crowd of enthusiastic... Full story

 By Orin Pierson    Sports    September 18, 2014

Vikings hold their own against seasoned Braves

Vikings volleyball faced some serious competition last week when the very experienced Mt. Egecumbe Braves came to town. Mt. Edgecumbe was 3A state champion in 2011 and 2012, and runner up last year....

 By Orin Pierson    Sports    September 11, 2014

Vikings cross country runners take second in Metlakatla

Petersburg Vikings Cross Country teams, both the boys and girls, took second place at Saturday's Metlakatla Invitational. Ketchikan took first at the 1A/2A/3A meet. Other teams competing included...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    September 11, 2014

Volleyball Vikings keep Juneau-Douglas on their toes

Petersburg High School's volleyball girls continued to hone their skills against 4A Juneau-Douglas at home last Friday and Saturday. After losing two star varsity players from last year, Kylie...

 By Orin Pierson    Sports    September 11, 2014

Vikings dominate first home swim meet

Vikings Swim and Dive team started the season with a home meet, hosting Thunder Mountain and Sitka over the weekend.  "We had a really good meet. Our kids raced really well all the way around," said...

 By Orin Pierson    Sports    September 4, 2014

"Super Six" girls team upsets the competition

PHS Cross Country is off and running with a new head coach. Vikings Head Coach Tom Thompson has led practices for a full month and took the girls and boys teams to Juneau for the first meet of the...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    June 5, 2014

Vikings exceed expectations at regional tournament

The Petersburg Vikings baseball team finished third in the region tournament last weekend after defeating Sitka's Thunder Mountain High School twice. "We knew going in that if we could get runs to...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    May 29, 2014

Freshman Izabelle Ith takes first in two events at state track meet

The Petersburg girls track team placed higher than any other Petersburg team in history during last weekend's state meet in Anchorage. They took fifth out of 29 teams from across Alaska. Ith placed... Full story

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    May 22, 2014

PHS girls: Region V champs

Fifteen Petersburg Vikings track athletes qualified for state at the regional meet in Sitka last weekend. The girl's track team also won first place at the regional meet by more than 80 points. "81... Full story


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