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 By Jess Field    Sports    October 8, 2015 

Viking swimmers continue to swim faster

The Petersburg swimmers showcased endurance at Juneau Invitational last weekend against tough competition. The Vikings competed against athletes from Juneau-Douglas, Thunder Mountain, Sitka, Ketchikan and Craig. “Our longer events were our better...

 By Jess Field    Sports    October 8, 2015 

Viking runners finish strong at State

Petersburg cross country girls ended their season last weekend with a fourth place finish at State in Anchorage. The Vikings also had good individual showings from Tucker Hagerman and Nathaniel Lenhard, and head coach Tom Thompson could not have...

 By Jess Field    Sports    October 8, 2015 

Petersburg volleyball earns huge W in first match of season

Viking volleyball kicked off their season by splitting six matches with Juneau-Douglas High School (JDHS) squads last weekend in Petersburg. The Varsity girls got the gym rocking with a big win on Fri...

 By Jess Field    Sports    October 1, 2015

Viking girls win Regionals in tough weather conditions

Petersburg cross country girls are heading back to State, after an exceptional meet and first place team finish at Regionals last weekend in Juneau. The boys squad finished in fourth place, and had a... Full story

 By Jess Field    Sports    October 1, 2015

Viking wrestlers ready for start of season

Viking wrestling started up Wednesday, although the majority of kids out for the team this season have already been getting in shape for weeks with preseason workouts. Head coach Dan van Swearingen says the goal for the first week of practice is...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 24, 2015

Viking cross country makes final push for State

Petersburg cross country teams traveled to Ketchikan last weekend for their final regular season meet before the much anticipated Regionals in Juneau this weekend. The Vikings continued to clock...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 24, 2015

Petersburg swim teams still improving

Petersburg swim teams headed to the Ketchikan Invitational last weekend, and there were no signs of slowing down since their home meet in Petersburg. If anything, Viking swimmers took the time off to improve their conditioning and the hard work paid...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 17, 2015

Viking cross country teams place high against tough competition

Petersburg High School cross country had tough competition at the Wrangell Invitational last weekend. The boys and girls faced a field with multiple 3A and 4A teams, including Juneau-Douglas, Thunder...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 17, 2015

Viking volleyballers are ready to go

Petersburg High School volleyball started this week, and over 35 girls will be participating for the Vikings. Last year, the volleyball team played as a 3A team, and this year they will be playing in the smaller 2A classification, but still face...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 10, 2015

Viking swimmers prove tough in season opener

The Petersburg Swim and Dive team began the season last weekend by hosting Craig and the larger 4A Ketchikan, which fielded A and B squads. The girls and boys performed well on Friday and Saturday, wi...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 10, 2015

Viking cross country continues success

Petersburg High School cross country continued their strong showing in the second meet of the season. Last weekend the boys and girls traveled to Craig, and both teams placed second in the overall 1A/2A/3A/4A standings, finishing just behind the...

 Sports    September 10, 2015

Rainforest Run Labor Day Half Marathon

Results: Name Time Keith Billi - First Male Finisher 1:32:00 Debbi Eddy - First Female Finisher 1:44:00 Justin Anderson 1:39:56 Torrey Wiebe 1:41:36 Dana Christensen 1:44:10 Brian Williams 1:44:47...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 3, 2015

Cross Country season off to a good start

The Cross Country team traveled to Sitka last week for the first meet of the year, and both squads finished about where head coach Tom Thompson expected. The girls finished fourth overall in...

 By Jess Field    Sports    September 3, 2015

Swim and Dive season ready to go

After graduating over half the boys from a very successful 2014 campaign, Swim and Dive coach Andy Carlisle says his team is ready for the challenge of rebuilding. And last year’s accomplishments serve solely as motivation, not undue pressure or ex...

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 By Dani Palmer    Sports    June 25, 2015

Petersburg student wins gold with 16U USA team

Known as "Alaska" on his team of nine, Stewart Conn, 16, represented Petersburg well as his 16U USA basketball team went on to win gold at the United World Games. Conn, a student and basketball...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    June 4, 2015

Vikings bring home five state titles

Two athletes in the Vikings six-member track and field team that traveled to Anchorage last weekend to compete in the State competition came home with individual state titles, and the men's and women'... Full story

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    June 4, 2015

Baseball seasons ends for Vikings at regionals

The Petersburg High School baseball team ended their season with two losses in the Region V double-elimination tournament held in Juneau last weekend. The Vikings faced off against number four seed...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    May 28, 2015

PHS boys earn first-ever regional title

The boys Track and Field team emerged as the Region V champs at last week's regional meet in Juneau. The girls team took second place, behind Sitka, and twelve PHS athletes qualified for the State... Full story

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    May 28, 2015

Injury shakes up Vikings; PHS falls to Kings in three games

The Vikings baseballers struggled to match the Ketchikan Kings intensity in a three-game matchup last week. A Friday night injury to starting pitcher Colby Bell’s hand shook up the team; they were finally able to recover and play competitively...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    May 28, 2015

Aulbach to swim for Division I, University of Louisville

Petersburg High School senior Abel Aulbach will trade in his Viking blue for the University of Louisville's Cardinal red as he suits up to swim for the school's team starting this fall. Aulbach has...

 By Mary Koppes    Sports    May 21, 2015

Four more track and field records broken as team heads into regionals

Petersburg High School's (PHS) Track and Field team took a small but mighty subsection of runners, jumpers and throwers to Ketchikan last week where another four school records were broken. After...

 Sports    May 21, 2015

Eric Corl Memorial Tourney

The Eric Corl Memorial Norske Softball Tourney saw four teams competing for the championship during Little Norway this year. Harbor Bar's team defeated the Haakons 25-4 Saturday to claim the victory....

 Sports    May 14, 2015  

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