Spring Weather Changes Affect Sports

Niko Latva-Kiskola, Igaramkin Reporter

May 9, 2019

The Division of Community and Regional Affairs reports every season brings with it further evidence of climate change in Alaskan communities with record-breaking temperatures that have resulted in thawing permafrost, thinning...

Girls Basketball Takes First, Boys Second at State

Savannah Johansen, Igaramkin Reporter

April 19, 2019

Both Dimond Basketball teams went to the state championships. The games were bittersweet, with the Dimond girls winning their game and taking the title, for the second year in a row, and the boys losing in overtime. The game...

Is College Worth It For Elite Athletes?

Carter Moore, Igaramkin Reporter

March 21, 2019

Is it still worth it for the best young athletes to play in college? This has been the source of much recent debate as college sports are beginning to be seen as a risk to future professionals. Zion Williamson’s minor hamstring injury a...

Soccer Tryouts Are Rigorous Beginning to Season

Colin Kleckner, Igaramkin Editor

March 21, 2019

The Dimond High School’s new soccer season begins March 4, with tryouts the previous week. Burak Turker, a member of the Dimond Junior Varsity, spoke on the rigor of the Dimond tryouts. Turker said, “So for the tryo...

Dimond Hockey Finishes Strong Year with Third Place at State

Shayla Blood, Igaramkin Reporter

March 21, 2019

The weekend of Feb. 7 through the 9, Dimond and the other hockey teams of Alaska entered the Division One Hockey State Championships of 2019. The tournament took place in the Curtis Menard Sports Center in Wasilla, Alaska. D...

Dimond Basketball Looks Forward to Regions, State

Kylie Judd, Igaramkin Reporter

February 14, 2019

The Dimond High boys and girls basketball teams have been highly successful so far this season and are looking forward to a possible state championship title. Both the girls and boys are contenders. The basketball season is in...

Dimond Basketball: A Program As Strong As Its Community

Carter Moore, Igaramkin Reporter

February 11, 2019

Dimond Basketball has been the model for consistency in Alaska for generations. In the last decade, the Lynx have won 3 state championships while amassing a win percentage of .755 over the last 25 years, far and away the best...

Dimond Lynx Take State Cross Country Running Title

Naomi Cashion, Igaramkin Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2018

For the first time in 21 years, the Dimond Lynx have taken the state title for boy’s Cross Country Running. Held at Bartlett High School on Sept. 22, this was the first time the Dimond boy’s cross country team had won ...

Alissa Pili Has No Limits

Sunshine Meraz, Igaramkin Reporter

October 30, 2018

Senior Alissa Pili, a star of Dimond girls basketball, has made her decision that the University of Southern California is where she wants to be next fall. Pili was offered about 15 full-ride scholarships for basketball all over th...

Determined Senior Swimmer Aims High in Athletics, Academics

Christopher Loudon, Igaramkin Reporter

October 5, 2018

After breaking his leg freshman year Junior Jacob Mitchell was unable to swim for four months, and was set back in the pool and in school. Now aspiring for a State championship, Mitchell has his sights set high for the yea...

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