challenges at the Joe Floyd Track and Field over the weekend weren't limited to
the competition. The weather - specifically rain, wind and cold - played a
large role during the meet between the Kodiak High School Bears and visiting
opponents from South Anchorage and Port Lions high schools.
Marcus Dunbar described the event as "survival of the fittest."
a co-ed meet was held, where the boys and girls scores were combined. Kodiak
downed a combined South-Port Lions team by a score of 101-77.
Ernest won the girls' 100 and 400 meter races, while Samantha Oliver took the
shot-put and helped win the Shuttle-Hurdle Relay. Camile Hobson was also on
that squad, and won the 300 hurdles. Chloe Ivanoff won the 32-hundred meter
race in 11-minutes 38.7 seconds, matching her personal best from last year.
boys' side Friday, Karsten Schick was part of the shuttle-hurdle relay and also
won the 400-meter and high jump, and was on the winning 4-by-400 relay team.
worst rain on Saturday, the scoring was split between boys and girls. The
Kodiak boys beat the South-Port Lions squad 64-18, but the girls fell 46-36.
Dunbar points out, however, that if it were a tri-meet, the Lady Bears would
have won 46 to 38 for South and 20 for Port Lions.
Click the links below for complete results.