East captures Alaska’s Division I high school football state championship

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Anchorage’s East High School is the state’s 2018 Division I high school football champ. The T-birds won their second state title in three years with a 35-6 win Friday night over West, which was playing in its third straight state championship game.

The win caps a 10-1 season for East. The T-birds only loss was to Arizona’s Cesar Chavez.

East entered the game ranked No. 1 in the High School Football America Alaska Top 5.

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