Kayhi Kings football improved their record this weekend with a victory against the Barrow Whalers 8-6. The Kings traveled over 1600 air miles for their last regular season away game.
The Kings scored early in the game with a pick 6 from Junior CJ Jasper returning it for 105 yards. Kings Senior Brandon Wieber followed up CJ with a 2 point conversion ending the half on top 8-0.
“It was a great feeling when CJ scored,” junior Jackson Kaye said. “Our defense was holding a strong fight and we needed a touchdown to get us back in the game.”
The Kings take on Seward this weekend for their last regular season game.
The Region V cross country race was held in Juneau over the weekend. The Kayhi Kings boys came in second place, and the girls came in third. Kayhi boys runners Brent Capps (18:01) and Jacob King (18:05) both placed for state. Kayhi girls runners Ruby McCue and Morgan Elerding also qualified for state.
Kayhi Kings volleyball traveled to Craig over the weekend. Kayhi fell 3-0 Friday night, and 3-1 Saturday night.