A new basketball classification system implemented by the Alaska School Activities Association will bump the Monroe Catholic boys and the Anchorage Christian Schools' boys and girls programs from Class 3A to Class 4A next year.
Will high school hockey be played at outdoor rinks? Will basketball players be required to wear masks? Officials shift their focus towards winter sports, most of which are set to begin when students return from break in January.
The Carlson Center has been home to University of Alaska hockey since its doors opened in 1990. Although the Nanooks will be skating at the Patty Ice Arena on campus this year, they hope to return to Interior, Alaska's largest facility for next season.