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South Anchorage High School
13400 Elmore
Anchorage, Alaska 99516
(907) 742-6200  


SAHS Sports and other ASAA Activities


2011-2012 Season - current dates

The same information as a pdf file

SAHS Online Sports Calendar /ASD Activities webpage

Activity Start End Coach/Sponsor
Football August 1 October 22 John Lewis
Girls Flag Football August 8 October 15 Melanie Sugita
Football Cheerleading August 1 October 22 Melinda Rocheleau/Jocelyn Hemenway
Competitive Cheerleading August 1 tba Jennifer Barclay
Tennis August 1 October 15 Bob Jones
X-C Running August 1 October 1 Sara Miller
Girls Volleyball August 8 November 12 Judy Knecht
Girls Gymnastics August 8 November 5 Jessica Portlock
Swimming & Diving August 8 November 5 Troy Christiansen
Riflery September 12 December 10 Sylvia Whipple
Allstate Music September 15 November 19 tba /Nelson/Jamison
Wrestling October 31 February 4 Tom Ritchie
Bowling October 3 February 25 Robin Eaton
Drama/Debate/Forensenics Aug 31 February 18 Briscoe/Lovegreen/Skala
Boys Hockey October 17 February 11 Steve Belde
Girls Hockey October 17 February 11 Kjell Vassen
Hockey Cheerleading October 17 February 11 Melinda Rocheleau/Jocelyn Hemenway
X-C Skiing October 31 February 25 Chris Backstrum
Basketball Cheerleading November 28 March 17 Rori Redick
Boys Basketball November 28 March 17 Ryan Blewett
Girls Basketball November 28 March 17 Bonnie Gurney
Solo & Ensemble August 22 May 12 tba/Nelson/Jamison
World Language Declaimation August 22 February 18 Elizabeth Dick
Girls Softball ++ March 5 June 2 Andy Fowkes
Baseball ++ March 5 June 2 Chris Williams
Boys Track & Field March 5 May 19 John Lewis
Girls Track & Field March 5 May 19 John Lewis
Girls Soccer March 5 May 26 Brian Farrel
Boys Soccer March 5 May 26 Mike Montgomery
Allstate Art TBA TBA TBA
  ++ Indicates out sourced sport. No activitiy fee collected at the school. Fees will be paid directly to the coach.

South Anchorage has a Turnagain Arms Bus Coordinator, Ms. Sylvia Whipple. Please contact her at 742-6352 for questions regarding transportation for your student involved in an after school activity if you reside in the Turnagain Arm Area.
Bring the following:

  1. ASD Health Examination Form signed by doctor, student & parent/guardian. Physical must be good through the entire length of the activity.
  2. 2011-2012 High School Athletic/Activity Participation Form signed by student & parent/guardian
  3. Cash or check payable to SAHS

Please note the below changes in activity fees for the 2011-2012 school year:

Activity Fee
Tennis, Cross Country Running, Cheerleading, Track and Field, Drama Debate/Forensics $175 per Activity
Flag Football, Volleyball, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Wrestling, Basketball, Rifle, Soccer $185 per Activity
Gymnastics, Swimming and Diving, Hockey $195 per Activity

2011-2012 Family Cap - $390
High School Fees may be combined with Middle School Fees


4. TAD (Tobacco, Alcohol and Drug)Play for Keeps Policy DVD viewed and Parent/Student Acknowledgement Form signed. Can be viewed online at www.asaa.org.

  • Athletes must be enrolled in at least 5 ASD classes to participate in sports
  • 4th quarter 2nd semester grades will be verified for: 2.0 GPA minimum & 5 semester classes passed (this rule does not apply to incoming 9th graders until the end of 1st quarter)
  • Seniors who are on track to graduate (have passed all HSGQE exams and have at least 17.5 credits) may enroll in 4 classes first semester and enroll in 4 classes second semester (having passed 20.5 credits and passed all HSGQE Exams).
  • You must complete the eligibility process with the Activities Office before you are allowed to begin practice with any team.
    For more information call: Liz Sandhofer, Activities Clerk 742-6304