Fantasy Football Is Popular at Dimond

Evan McCloskey, Igaramkin Reporter

October 14, 2016

Filed under Sports

Fantasy football has been spreading around the United States and has definitely made its way to Alaska and Dimond High School. Fantasy football was born in Oakland, Calif., during 1962. The founder was Wilfred Winkenbach. He...

Homecoming 2016 Marks Dimond’s 50th Anniversary

Evan McCloskey, Igaramkin Reporter

October 6, 2016

Filed under Sports

A.J. Dimond High School’s 50th anniversary Homecoming game was at 2 p.m. Sept. 17. The game was between the Dimond Lynx and the Service Cougars. Even though the game ended with an upsetting loss, it still brought in people...

Dimond Swimmers Go for the Gold

Danielle DuClos, Igaramkin Assistant Editor-in-Chief

October 6, 2016

Filed under Sports

Dimond High School is well into the school year and has kicked off the fall season of sports. Dimond’s swim team is determined and ready to defend its double state titles in boy’s and girl’s swim and dive. The boys...

Cross Country “Hit the Ground Running”

Katie Austin, Igaramkin Editor

October 5, 2016

Filed under Sports

The 2016 Dimond Cross Country team “hit the ground running,” according to manager Shayla Blood. Coach Nathaniel Normandin said that, “Pre-season training is hard for us in general because it’s during the summer, so...

New Tennis Coach Brings New Approaches

Kaden Denton, Igaramkin Reporter

September 23, 2016

Filed under Sports

This year the Dimond tennis team got a new coach, Willy Stone, after the retirement of previous coach Bill Cotton. With this new coach came new hopes for a state title for Dimond tennis, which Dimond hasn’t had for a long...

Casey’s Corner: Should the King Walk the Hall?

Casey Roehl, Igaramkin Editor

May 1, 2016

Filed under Sports

Pete Rose is the undisputed all time Hit King in the history of professional Baseball. 4256 career hits to accommodate a legendary career. Just think that in a career than spanned over 24 yards Rose would set records for games...

Girls Basketball: Hard Work, High Level of Competition

Desttany Suaava, Igaramkin Reporter

February 9, 2016

Filed under Sports

The female-dominated sports at A.J Dimond High have become more and more competitive each year.   Many of our female athletes have continuously competed in the championship finals for their sports in the past few years;...

Dimond Grads Take Sports to College Level

James Curro, Igaramkin Reporter

January 15, 2016

Filed under Sports

Wanting to take your athletics to the next level?  Hear from three different Dimond High school Alumni, and what they have to say about their college sports experiences. Especially the challenges of how to balance sports and...

Girls High School Hockey Receives Funding

Delanie Maxon, Igaramkin Editor

January 15, 2016

Filed under Sports

Girls high school hockey has never been taken seriously by many people. The girls on the teams don’t feel like there is any interest in their sport and don’t feel inspired to play.   Bartlett Senior Sarah Anderson...

Recruitment: Alaska Athletes Must Be Seen and Remembered

Darby Judd, Igaramkin Reporter

January 7, 2016

Filed under Sports

Every athlete knows that college is the next step in raising the level of their game. Athletes have to find their own way into college athletics and the recruitment process can be complicated. The process can become even more...

Sports