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 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    November 20, 2014 

Wrestling tournament in Haines this weekend

Wrestlers from more than 10 high schools are expected at this weekend’s tournament in Haines. Competition opens about 3 p.m. Friday at the Haines...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    May 22, 2014

Haines Dolphins cap season with team awards

The Haines Dolphins swim team wrapped up its season last month with a meet in Whitehorse and an awards banquet. Dylan Chapell, Naomi Green, Brennan Pa...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    May 22, 2014

Boys track team places third among Southeast small schools

As Devin Light tries to soar to new heights at the state track and field meet up north this weekend, many of his teammates will be on their way Down...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    May 15, 2014

Glacier Bears win 10 events at annual home meet

A year after late-season snowfall canceled Haines High School’s annual home track and field meet, the Glacier Bears had another opportunity to host...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    May 8, 2014

Light leads Haines runners

Top athletes for Haines High School showed off their speed and power during a season-opening track and field meet in Juneau last weekend. Senior...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    May 1, 2014

Swinton's quest: From above the rim to below par

As Tyler Swinton prepared for his freshman season on the University of Alaska Anchorage basketball team following a standout career at Haines High Sch...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    May 1, 2014

Bears launch track season in Juneau

Haines High School’s track and field teams are off to Juneau this weekend for their season-opening meet at Thunder Mountain High School. The...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    March 27, 2014

Klukwan keeps Masters title

For a third consecutive year, Klukwan battled Kake in the Masters division title game at the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament, with Klukwan repeating...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    March 20, 2014

Bears thwarted at state tournament

Following a late-season surge, the Haines High School boys’ basketball team went 0-2 at the Class 2A state basketball tournament in Anchorage this...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    March 13, 2014

Dolphins frolic at community meet

Heavy snowfall didn’t drown out enthusiasm for the Haines Dolphins’ community swim meet on Saturday, as about 40 residents participated in a range...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    March 13, 2014

Bear boys capture berth at state

The Haines High School boys’ basketball team is returning to the state tournament for the first time since its 2010 championship season. The...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    March 13, 2014

Merchants ready for Gold Medal

The Haines Merchants figure to have a size advantage at this year’s Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in Juneau. The competition begins Sunday. Team...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 27, 2014

Fossman sets UAA hoop records

Haines High School graduate Kyle Fossman burned up the University of Alaska Anchorage record books Saturday during a blistering shooting performance...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 27, 2014

Boys notch 6th straight victory

Haines High School sent off its basketball seniors in style, with a pair of varsity wins against conference rival Wrangell on Saturday. The victory...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 20, 2014

Glacier Bear boys' game rebounds

The Haines High School boys’ basketball team hit the reset button on the season last weekend, topping Craig twice in a varsity series at home. The...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 20, 2014

Dick Hotch: Klukwan wins, Sweet steps down as director

The Klukwan Chilkats repeated as Dick Hotch Memorial Basketball Tournament champions on Feb. 16, holding off the Southeast Warriors in the title...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 13, 2014

Glacier Bear girls prevail in Skagway

The Haines High School girls’ basketball team fell to conference rival Metlakatla last weekend, and then traveled to Skagway and pounded the Panther...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 23, 2014

Dolphins pack pool with fans

The Haines Dolphins swim team entertained a home crowd during the two-day Winter Games North meet last weekend. Dozens of residents served as timers a...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 23, 2014

Girls top Craig, notch 1st win

The Haines High School girls’ basketball team split its varsity series with defending state champion Craig last weekend. The Glacier Bears, playing...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 16, 2014

Chiefs thwart Glacier Bears

Haines High School’s basketball squads opened conference play last weekend, and each had at least one game that wasn’t decided until the final...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 16, 2014

Dolphins host meet starting on Saturday

The Haines Dolphins swim team will host Juneau and Whitehorse squads at the annual Winter Games meet this weekend, Jan. 18-19. Dolphins board member...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 9, 2014

Bears' hoops squads gear up

Haines High School basketball squads are revving up their fast-break offenses in anticipation of conference play starting this weekend. The Glacier...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 9, 2014

Haines girls 2-1 at Petersburg tournament

The Haines High School girls’ basketball team posted two double-digit wins and fell to Class 3A Petersburg in a season-opening tournament Dec....

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    January 9, 2014

Dolphins: 7 medals at SE Champs

Eight Haines Dolphins showed they rank among the best young swimmers in the region by posting impressive results at the Southeast Champs meet Dec. 6-8...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    December 19, 2013

Wrestlers win 2 at state tourney

Haines High School wrestlers picked up two wins at last weekend’s state tournament in Anchorage, and got a closer look at schools that have...

 

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