Mike Kimber and Andrew Friske outline the plans for this weekend’s Region V wrestling tournament this Friday and Saturday at the BJ McGillis Gym at Mt. Edgecumbe High School. Sitka High senior Will Patrick is the top seed at 132 lbs., and a favorite to win state. He was joined by his dad, and Sitka High activities director Mike Vieira.
The Morning Interview
Region V wrestling tourney opens Friday at MEHS
Tara Stevens, Associate Director for Government & Public Affairs with BP, discusses the company's teacher recognition program, BP Teachers of Excellence. Nominations are open through Friday, Januar 30. Nomination forms can be found online here. There have been two recent Sitka winners, Christy Anderson (2014) and Michael Mahoney (2012), both from Mt. Edgecumbe High School. Stevens is hoping to see more nominations from Sitka this year. Thirty-three teachers will be recognized in the 20th anniversary year of the program. Downloadable audio. more