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NANOOKS VS ALUMNI— Nanooks and Nanook alumni do battle on the court on Saturday during the alumni tournament.
Nanooks and Lady Nanooks battled former Nanooks in the Christmas alumni basketball tournament Friday and Saturday in the Nome-Beltz High gym. The alums organized three teams in each men’s and women’s...
HOOP SEASON STARTED— Lady Nanook Athena Hall attempts a shot while surrounded by Galena players Thursday in the Nanooks’ first basketball game of the season. The Lady Nanooks fell to the Lady Hawks 60-45. Galena’s outside shooters were deadly while the ball just wouldn’t drop for the Nanooks. Friday’s repeat matchup saw Galena win 79-39. The next home hoop action is The Subway Classic, January 4 to 6.
The Lady Nanooks started their basketball season with a pair of home games against a sharp-shooting Galena team. The Lady Hawks took both games, Thursday’s by a score of 60-45 and the Friday noon...
MIXED SIX— Unalakleet’s Arctic Ivanoff rises high for a spike in championship match in the Western Conference Mixed 6 tournament held in St. Michael last week.
The Western Conference Mixed 6 Tournament, held in St. Michael last week, featured a field that most expected to be as competitive as it had ever been. Thirteen teams from across the Bering Strait...
BSSD WRESTLING AND CHEERLEADER TOURNAMENT— ​Ricky Paniptchuk of Shaktoolik, left, gets ready to wrestle Cody Aningayou of Gambell in the Elementary Snipe Division during last week’s BSSD 36th annual Wrestling and Cheerleading tourney held in Unalakleet.
Little stirs “the force” in Bering Strait School District schools and villages like the annual Elementary/Jr. High Wrestling & Cheerleading Tournament. For 36 years these young athletes have...
NOME WRESTLING INVITATIONAL—Nanook Chase Marvin atempts to pin his opponent as judge Bob Froehle counts down, during a match in last weekend’s Nome Wrestling tourney.
The Nome-Beltz Nanooks hosted a successful wrestling tournament attended by nine schools on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 20 and 21. The Nome-Beltz gym saw constant, fast-paced wrestling action on two...
PINKIES TOURNEY— Nanook Henrik Brandt shows flag at the Arctic Pinkies Volleyball Tournament held in Nome on Oct. 13-14.
The Nome-Beltz Nanooks hosted the Arctic Pinkies Volleyball Tournament last weekend. Five unusually equal teams contested the title and Kotzebue squeaked by Barrow in a cliffhanger to take it. With...
NANOOK COLORS—Coach Aaron Blankenship dyed his hair in the team bonding time the night before Saturday’s race. He poses with Katelyn Tocktoo and Daynon Medlin at Bartlett venue of the XC state championships.
STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 ASAA/First National Bank Alaska Cross Country Running State Championships Nome and BSSD Results: Boys Division II 43. Harrison Moore, Nome-Beltz 18:20; 44. Jamie Yi,...
CHAMPION— Edward Kokeok of Shishmaref won the boys 5-k race in a time of 21:18.
Six runners from the Bering Strait School District are headed to the Alaska cross country state championships in Anchorage on Saturday. The three boys and three girls ran to top three positions in...
VARSITY WINNERS— Nome girls swept the podium at last weekend’s Nome Invitational XC meet. Pictured are Ava Eartman, Mary Fiskeaux, Starr Erikson and Mallory Conger
The fleet of foot gathered in Nome Saturday, Sept. 16 for the annual Nome Invitational XC running meet. Elementary, middle school, and high school runners from Nome, White Mountain, Savoonga, Teller...
READY SET GO— The Nome Nanook XC team takes off behind the Nome-Beltz High School on a six-hour pledge run to raise funds for the traveling team, on Saturday, Aug. 26.
The Nome XC team has started practice on August 16 and besides running every day throughout the week, the team has been busy fundraising to fund upcoming travels to running meets. Two weeks ago, they...

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