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 By Mary Koppes    Sports    February 26, 2015 

Middle school bring home 3A wrestling title

The Mitkof Middle School wrestlers are the 3A champs and they placed second overall in the Region V Tournament held Feb. 20-21 in Ketchikan. Five wrestlers earned champion titles: Brekin Davis in the... Full story

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    February 19, 2015

Lady Vikings battle for double victory over Sitka

The Lady Vikings ended their regular season with two victories over the Lady Wolves at home on Monday and Tuesday night. Strong defensive play on both sides kept the score to 9-7 at the end of the...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    February 19, 2015

Vikings split four games back to back on the road

The Vikings split games on the road last week against the Mt. Edgecumbe Braves and Sitka Wolves. Wednesday and Thursday's games pitted the Vikings against the Braves for the second time in a week....

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    February 12, 2015

Vikings win two conference games at home

The varsity boys won two hard-fought games against the Mt. Edgecumbe Braves this weekend at home. In Friday night's game, the Vikings stayed out in front of the Braves for the first three quarters,...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    February 5, 2015

Vikings beat Wolves in homecoming games

During last weekend's homecoming match up, the Varsity boys basketball team won two games against the Wrangell Wolves. Head coach Rick Brock said the team made strides in two areas they've been...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    February 5, 2015

Strong offense leads to Lady Vikings victory

The Lady Vikings varsity basketball team won two games against the Wrangell Wolves at last weekend's homecoming match up. "I thought it was a great weekend for us. I thought the kids played well," sai...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 29, 2015

The Lady Vikings go 3-1 in Sitka

Petersburg lost its first game to Mt. Edgecumbe Wednesday night. The Lady Vikings started off slow as Mt. Edgecumbe jumped off to an early lead in the first half, Petersburg down 21-29 at the half....

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 29, 2015

Vikings place fourth in Anchorage tourney

The Vikings faced off against Fairbank’s Lathrop High School Thursday night where they jumped out to an early 12-8 lead in the first quarter. “Lathrop is really athletic and fast,” Head Coach Rick Brock said. “The game was close throughout....

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 22, 2015

Vikings lose in overtime during two close games

The Petersburg Vikings fell to the Sitka Wolves last weekend after two tough games that both went into overtime. The Vikings started out with a solid lead during Friday night's competition, ahead...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 15, 2015

Ragnarok Rollers win bout in Ketchikan

The Petersburg Ragnarok Rollers won a hard fought battle against the Ketchikan Rainforest Rollergirls last Saturday night. Head Coach Rebecca Anderson said most of the girls, who have competed in... Full story

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 15, 2015

Lady Vikings wrangle the Wolves

Petersburg took home two wins from the Wolves last weekend during Wrangell's homecoming games. Petersburg and Wrangell went back and forth Friday night with the point spread not widening more than one...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 15, 2015

Vikings tame Wrangell Wolves at their homecoming

The Vikings beat the Wrangell Wolves last weekend during Wrangell's homecoming games. Petersburg had a slow start Friday night, with players setting up different defenses. "We were a little confused...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 8, 2015

Lady Vikings go 2-1 in Ketchikan tourney

The Lady Vikings took third place at the Clarke Cochran Christmas Classic Tournament in Ketchikan last week. After defeating a California team early in the tournament the Lady Vikings went on to face...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 8, 2015

Vikings place in top half of Ketchikan tourney

The Petersburg Vikings placed 4th last week in the Clarke Cochran Christmas Classic Tournament in Ketchikan. The Vikings went 1-1 during the first two games of the tournament and beat North Pole last Wednesday. Head Coach Rick Brock said the...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 1, 2015

Vikings defeat two-time state title winner

The Petersburg Vikings are 1-1 as of Tuesday afternoon as they compete in Ketchikan at the Clarke Cochran Christmas Classic tournament. The Vikings faced off Monday against Fairbanks’ three time state champions Monroe Catholic. Vikings head coach...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    January 1, 2015

Lady Vikings win first tourney game

The Lady Vikings won its first game in the Clarke Cochran Christmas Classic tournament in Ketchikan Tuesday morning. The Petersburg girls beat the California team University Prep. Head Coach Dino Brock said his team started out strong and kept a...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    December 25, 2014

Lady Vikings place first in Little Norway tourney

The Lady Vikings took first place in last weekend's Little Norway Tournament. Petersburg's girls hosted teams from Haines, Ketchikan and Metlakatla. The Lady Vikings came out swinging Thursday night,...

 By Kyle Clayton    Sports    December 25, 2014

Vikings win two games at home

The Petersburg Vikings placed third in last weekend's Little Norway Tournament. Petersburg hosted Craig, Ketchikan and Metlakatla. Head Coach Rick Brock said the Vikings played a solid game Thursday...

 By Erik LeDuc For the Pilot    Sports    December 18, 2014

Wrestlers walled out at state meet, Vikings back to the mats for next year

Viking wrestlers didn’t manage to seize the crown during this year’s competition at the state wrestling championship, pulling up third as the closest as four boys made their bids for first. “It was a tough tournament – state is never easy,”...

 By Mary Koppes and Orin Pierson    Sports    December 18, 2014

Lady Vikings open the season strong

The lady Vikings started the season strong with two wins at home against the Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears last weekend. The Vikings topped the Bears 53-30 Friday night and 50-32 on Saturday. Coach Dino Brock said the girls' strong start gave them a...

 By Mary Koppes and Orin Pierson    Sports    December 18, 2014

Petersburg boys battle hard but fall to Kayhi

The boys basketball team played hard in their season opener away against Ketchikan last weekend, but ultimately fell in both games to the 4A team. The Vikings are a young team this year with only...

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    December 11, 2014

Wrestlers win 3A Region tournament, four heading to state meet

The Vikings more than held their own against a fuller regional pool than usual, coming out on top of the 3A southeastern region schools during the battle in Wrangell. The 3A team racked up 11 pins in... Full story

 By Erik LeDuc    Sports    December 11, 2014

All-Stars split with Wrangell in final game of youth season

The Parks and Rec All-Stars were fast and fiery for their final matches of the season, running ahead of even themselves as they strove for victory against visiting Wrangell. The matches came out with...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    December 11, 2014

Girls on the Run improvise 5k in the snow

Girls on the Run participants traded their running shoes for snow shoes after slick, icy roads prohibited the group of young runners from completing a scheduled 5k race on Saturday. "Mother nature...


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