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

Unalaska City School District

The Unalaska boys' and girls' varsity basketball teams arrived in Anchorage this afternoon. The teens are on their way to play games in Anchorage, the Kenai Peninsula and Nome.

The teams were scheduled to leave Tuesday, but inclement weather grounded their flights.

The boys' team is slated to play a game tonight at Lumen Christi High School in Anchorage. These are their first games of the year, and coach Kent Russell says they’re excited for it.

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It's time for our most thrilling broadcasts of the season: Raider Basketball live on KUCB Radio!  If you would like to help us by sponsoring games, get in touch with Lauren (907-581-1888) for rates and information.  

We are excited to bring you as much of the action as we can this season.  The first games will take place this week.  We have confirmed coverage of the following games and you can catch them live on KUCB or stream them by clicking on the play button at the top of this page. 

Local Turkey Trot Raises Funds for Charity

Nov 27, 2015
Liam Andersen

  The annual Turkey Trot: Gobble, Gobble, Run & Wobble for St Jude’s Children’s Hospital has been a tradition for Unalaska. Organized by the Parks, Culture and Recreation, rain, hail, or shine, this fun 5K run has seen many runner, trotters, and walkers. Unlike other runs, the winner is not the first ones to cross the finish line, but those who raised the most donations for St Jude Children’s. 1st place for fundraising went to: Cheyenne Campbell and Bernadette Namasivayam who received a Turkey.

Crab Pot Tourney Preps Raiders for Volleyball Regionals

Nov 16, 2015
Karie Wilson / UCSD

Four UCS high school teams and four junior high teams competed in the Unalaska Crab Pot volleyball tournament over the weekend. This 8-team double elimination tournament stretched over two days. The championship match was an exciting battle between the boy’s high school team, which was a mix of teachers and students, and the Raider varsity team. The boys emerged victorious after 5 sets.

Raider Swim Season Ends

Nov 3, 2015
D. Tyrell McGirt

  The 2015 ASAA Region lll Northern Lights Conference Swimming and Diving Championships was held in Valdez on October 29-30, 2015. Over 200 athletes from Colony, Homer, Kenai Central, Kodiak, Palmer, Seward, Soldotna, Unalaska, Valdez, and Wasilla high schools participated in the meet.