SuValley edges Lady Wolverines

SuValley edged Cordova in a pair of conference games at SuValley on Jan. 6-7.

The Lady Wolverine trailed by only three in the fourth quarter the first night, before falling 37-31. Cali Sjostedt led Cordova with 17 points. Jacey Pallas added 9, and Inga Arvidson had 5. 

SuValley prevailed 49-36 in the rematch.

Sjostedt once again had 17 points; Gwethalyn Jacob added 7, Arvidson and Pallas had 4 apiece, with Amee Hamburger and Kiley Burton each adding 2.

Prior to the SuValley matchup, Cordova opened the season with a pair of games against the 4A Palmer JV’s on Jan. 3-4.

The Moose topped CHS 52-11 and 45-16. Arvidson was leading scorer for Cordova in the first game, with 7 points, while Sjostedt added 4. Jacob led CHS in the second game with 8 points, Sjostedt and Burton each had 3, and Arvidson added 2.

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Dick Shellhorn is a lifelong Cordovan. He has been writing sports stories for the Cordova Times for over 50 years. In his Cordova Chronicles features, he writes about the history and characters of this Alaska town. Alaska Press Club awarded Shellhorn first place for Best Humor column in 2016, and third place in 2017 and 2019. He also received second place for Best Editorial Commentary in 2019. Shellhorn has written two books about Alaska adventures: Time and Tide and Balls and Stripes.