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CIA soccer wears Borealis Conference crown

The Cook Inlet Academy coed soccer team won its first Borealis Conference championship since 2016 by defeating Tri-Valley 3-0 on Saturday in the final.

Noah Castenholz had three goals in the final, while Abe Henderson had a pair of assists.

In Friday’s semifinals, the Eagles had pitched another shutout, winning 3-0 over Susitna Valley. CIA coach Kenny Leaf said in a text message that the defense was anchored by Britt Hall and goalie Jeremy Dillingham. Castenholz also had a hat trick in that game.

Castenholz was named both the conference and tournament MVP. Henderson and Hall also made all-conference, while Hall made all-tournament and Dillingham was named the tournament’s most valuable goalie.

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