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West coach Opinsky passes away from cancer at age 52

Posted by Van Williams, ALB Media Director | Jan 11, 2021

John Opinsky, who in 2019 was diagnosed with brain cancer, walked off the field a winner after his son Jack drove in the winning run in the 2020 state championship game. Read More

Longtime Kenai coach Lance Coz passes away at age 73

Posted by Van Williams, ALB Media Director | Sep 30, 2020

Coz was a giant in the Alaska baseball community, developing two MLB players and building a tremendous Twins program that qualified for the Legion state tournament 43 times in his 45 years. Read More

Win game, get married: Coach Wright turns double play

Posted by Van Williams, ALB Media Director | Aug 13, 2020

As their wedding song 'Speechless' by Dan + Shay played over the PA, the bride walked onto the field in a white dress. The groom was still in uniform. They exchanged vows at the pitcher’s mound. Read More