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Cross Country Ski Team Begins Season Despite Lack of Snow

Jenna Walch, Igaramkin Reporter

December 20, 2019

The first snowfall starts the beginning of the Dimond Cross Country Ski team.  The 2019 ski season started on October 30, but without snow to ski on the kids were left to condition and do other things to prepare for skiing....

Athletes Recognized Each Month for Hard Work and Accomplishments

Jenna Walch, Igaramkin Reporter

December 20, 2019

At Dimond the halls are filled with many amazing students as well as athletes. There are many athletes who have helped the Dimond Lynx to be successful, whether it is on a field, pool, or bar. Every month two athletes ar...

NCAA Will Allow College Athletes to Profit from Their Names, Images, Likenesses

Adam Boyce, Igaramkin Reporter

November 7, 2019

On Oct. 29 the NCAA unanimously voted that the NCAA would allow college athletes to make profit off of their names, images and likenesses.  The NCAA is going to begin the process to update the rules and regulation and are ho...

Runners Have Eventful Kodiak Trip

Mauri Butzke, Igaramkin Reporter

September 29, 2019

Dimond Cross Country runners had an eventful first week of school. On Thursday morning at approximately 8:30, Dimond Cross Country runners piled into a tour bus, where would spend the next five to six hours driving to Homer. ...

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...