News and community stories on the topic of sports. Sports coverage is occasionally provided by community members.

Erin Enlow

A big thanks to Lori Lane and Rande Leggett for their amazing work as sportscasters last night.  KUCB was unable to find a crew to call the games, and we were grateful for the assistance of these two volunteers.  Their coverage kicked off 4 days of live radio broadcasts from the Kenai Peninsula.  

Genee Shaishnikoff

In this weekend's boys' basketball games, the Unalaska Raiders swept the Dillingham Wolverines.

On Friday evening, all graduating athletes were honored before the game. Unalaska's seniors set the tone, leading the team to a 59-23 victory. Ross Enlow paced Unalaska with 13 points. Also in double figures were Bryan Earnshaw, Ben Enlow and Tanner Leggett.

A balanced scoring effort led Unalaska to a 31-point victory on Saturday with seven members of the team chipping in. Trevor Wilson lead the way with 12 points. Dillingham was unable to keep up, falling to the Raiders 54-13.

If you're a fan of Raider Radio, help us out by contributing to our raffle ticket fundraiser.  KUCB will sell 500 raffle tickets at $15 each.  The first 7 tickets drawn win $200 each, the 8th ticket wins $2,000.  We will draw the winners during the Channel 8 Auction on February 27th.  You don't have to be present at the drawing in order to win the cash.  Tickets are now available from KUCB Board and staff members.  Questions? Give us a call at 581-1888.

Raiders vs Wolverines Coming Your Way

Jan 27, 2016

The Dillingham Wolverines are headed to Unalaska this weekend for a showdown.This weekend, the games start at 3:30 p.m. in the high school gym on Friday with junior high and junior varsity scrimmages, followed by the main event: Raiders vs. Wolverines at 7:30.  The Lady Raiders will be starting their own games in Dillingham at 6:00 that same night.  The Raider boys also have a senior night on Friday to show appreciation for the graduating athletes.

Raiders Hold Strong Against Service JV

Jan 18, 2016
Jennifer Tungul

On Friday afternoon, the Raiders played the Service Cougars junior varsity team in the Unalaska high school gym.  After several hours of junior high and JV scrimmages, the night’s main event kicked off with the Raider girls’ varsity team beating the Cougar girls 40-26.  After that, in the boys game, Unalaska again defeated Service with a score of 60-30.  Alyssa Tungul was the top scorer of the girls game with 14 points, and Justice Krukoff led the boys team’s scores with 17 points.