Archive for February, 2011

ERHS vs Chugiak, Round 2

ERHS vs Chugiak, Round 2

Eagle River traveled across town to face the Chugiak Mustangs.  Everyone was hyped for the game, it was time to bring the BirchBowl trophy home to ERHS. Lets start off with the officiating.  I will give credit where credit is due.  While it was not the best called game, with quite a few “and one” […]

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East Thunderbirds Fly into the Wolves Den

East Thunderbirds Fly into the Wolves Den

The East Anchorage Thunderbirds visited Eagle River Tuesday night for the Wolves last home contest of the season.  The Wolves seemed hyped up for the game, and the fans who came out on a Tuesday night seemed pumped. This was the final regular season match-up pitting Eagle River Senior Dominic Young against his father, Coach […]

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Lathrop of Fairbanks invades the Wolves Den

Lathrop of Fairbanks invades the Wolves Den

Saturday night featured the boys and girls varsity hoops teams in action against Lathrop.  It was the boys Senior Night, recognizing the teams 8 seniors prior to the 7:30 tip off.  I do not have the stats in front of me at this time, but will add those when available. The Senior Wolves jumped out […]

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South Wolverines visit the Wolves Den

South Wolverines visit the Wolves Den

I can not help it.  I need an answer to a couple questions that have been burning since the boys and girls game last night.  From the boys game, when to players get into it, not fighting, but talking, getting in each others face, and one does the right thing and walks away, but the […]

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Wolves host Cougars in the Den

Wolves host Cougars in the Den

The Service Cougars visited the Wolves Den on Tuesday night for a boys and girls varsity double header. The Wolves appeared healthier than their last game, Seniors Nate Yaw and Kyle Taylor were over their colds, and during warm ups, the Wolves looked up for the game.  But the first half was difficult for the […]

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Bartlett Enters The Wolves Den

Bartlett Enters The Wolves Den

Ok.  I will start off this post by saying that one ref last night really surprised me.  He did his best to keep the game flowing and overturned a few of the other officials calls that were wrong, both ways.  But because of only one complaint I have received about my comments of the officials, that is […]

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Yes, Chuck White did retire…

Yes, Chuck White did retire...

But in my opinion the Chuck White Rules (those unwritten rules that every team knew were out there but were not able to do anything about) still live on.  I have played, coached, refereed and photographed basketball most of my life, but when you have one team barely make incidental contact with the opposing team […]

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Triple Double, Double Double, Wolves Win!

Triple Double, Double Double, Wolves Win!

I came from a high school whose basketball program and league that produced numerous college players, NBA players and am very use to having gyms packed to the rafters for games.  I can not remember a boys game at my high school that there was not a seat left in the house.  So coming to […]

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