Homer area sports and recreation

Upcoming events:

Football: The first varsity football game of the season will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 17 at Homer High School. The game is against Kenai Central High School.

Cross-country running: The Mariner cross-country running team will compete in its first meet of the year by traveling to Kodiak on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 16-17. The team will then face off against other peninsula runners at the Nikiski Class Races on Monday, Aug. 19.

Volleyball: Homer High School will host the Mariner Jamboree, where the Mariner volleyball team will face off against two other schools starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug, 24.

Community recreation:

The following is the schedule for recreation opportunities provided by the City of Homer Community Recreation. The schedule is subject to change with limited notice.


noon to 2 p.m. – Girls Open Gym: Basketball in the Homer High School gym

6-8 p.m. – Pickle Ball in the HERC gym

6-8 p.m. – Weight Room open in the Homer High School Weight Room

6-8 p.m. – Pick-Up Basketball in the Homer High School gym

7:30-9:30 p.m. – Ultimate Frisbee on the Homer High School turf field

Friday, Aug. 16

6-7 a.m. – Morning Basketball in the Homer High School gym

2-4 p.m. – Open Youth Basketball (7-12 grade) in the Homer High School gym

3-7:30 p.m. – Martial Arts in the HERC Activity Room

5-8 p.m. – Pickle Ball in the HERC Gym

7:30-9:30 p.m. – Pick Up Soccer on the Homer High School turf

Saturday, Aug. 17

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Zumba in the HERC gym

5-8 p.m. – Pickle Ball in the HERC gym

Sunday, Aug. 18

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Pickle Ball in the HERC gym

2-6P p.m. -Board Gaming Activity in the Homer High School Commons

3:30-6 p.m. – Pick Up Volleyball in the Homer High School gym

6:30-8:30 p.m. – Pick Up Soccer on the Homer High School turf

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