After getting off to an 0-2-0 start the first week of the season and competing in non-conference games since, spoiling another team’s senior night in such resounding fashion was surely a confidence booster.
If the Dogs don’t get home ice advantage, this weekend’s series will mark the final homestead of the season for Fairbanks, giving them just seven games in Fairbanks total for the year.
The timing of Champagne’s resignation comes as a surprise. Champagne recently received a Lifetime Diversity Award from his previous employer, Central Washington University.
Ice Dogs General Manager Rob Proffitt said that after reevaluating with Borough officials, concession sales will return this weekend for the Dogs’ two-game regular season home finale against the Kenai River Brown Bears.
The Fairbanks Soccer Club, a professional development team founded in 2020, has announced that they’ll be launching an inaugural women’s team this season and will be hosting tryouts for both teams the weekend of May 15.
Alex Garcia struckout 15 batters while adding and RBI and run of his own to help lead North Pole to a 6-2 victory over the Monroe Catholic Rams Tuesday evening at Newby Field. North Pole is now 4-0 on the season while Monroe is 1-3.
McCullough, a senior at Monroe Catholic High School, signed his national letter of intent Wednesday afternoon to play basketball for Peninsula College in Port Angeles, Washington.
She will play guard at the two-year community college with hopes of continuing her basketball career at another university after that time.