This story was posted in the Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman, and was originally written by Jeremiah Bartz.
Here is the original link to the story:
WASILLA — It was an average Monday afternoon in early April for most. But not for one former Wasilla High School hockey standout.
As many in his hometown were muscling through the work or school day April 8, Chancie Hanson was helping to hoist a trophy and skating that celebratory lap around the ice of the Rochester Recreation Center.
For Hanson, it was a chance of a lifetime.