Homer Broomball League hosts tourney; opening ceremonies at 7 p.m. Friday

The Homer Broomball League is hosting the End of the Road Broomball tournament this weekend. With teams from as far away as Bethel and Whitehorse,… Continue reading

Young racers provide plenty of action on Beluga Lake ice

In the fifth ice race of the season, the youngest drivers provided plenty of exciting action Sunday on Beluga Lake. While Teddy Handley in car… Continue reading

Fifth ice race of the season starts at noon Sunday

The Homer Ice Racing Association is gearing up for its fifth race of the season on Sunday. Races start at noon on Beluga Lake and… Continue reading

Popeye wrestlers earn 32 medals in freestyle tourney

Last Saturday, the Popeye Wrestling Club hosted its annual Freestyle Tournament in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at Homer High School. Sixteen teams from as far… Continue reading

Hockey wins

The Homer Mite D team, coached by Charlie Johnson, poses for a picture after winning the Mite D “ Round-Up” Tournament last weekend. The championship… Continue reading

Broomballers preparing for End of Road tourney

  In the final week of Broomball League play, Alice’s Scoundrels and the Beluga Lake Bombers tied for the top score with two goals apiece… Continue reading

Great scenery, northern lights make Homer Epic dazzling ultra race event

For those of us who saw the northern lights electrify Homer’s sky early Sunday morning, those lights of emerald green and vivid violet could not… Continue reading

Out-of-town skiers challenge residents during KNSC event

A grueling 26-mile marathon ski race, known to be the most difficult in the state with its big steep hills and backcountry feel, took place… Continue reading

Fun run lives up to its name

The annual Fun Run held by Snomads lived up to its name Saturday, with more than 100 adults participating and another 30 youngsters joining the… Continue reading

Lady Mariners play strong at Regions

The Lady Mariners made it into the consolation bracket last weekend after winning one game during the South Central Conference Regional Tournament in Seward. The… Continue reading

Losses to ACS, Skyview complete boys’ season

The Mariner Men started the Region tournament with a tough matchup against the top-ranked and eventual South Central Region 3A Champion ACS Lions March 7.… Continue reading

Young wrestlers travel to two away tourneys

Young wrestlers from Homer and Anchor Point took part in two tournaments last weekend: the Tanana Middle School Tournament held in Fairbanks and the United… Continue reading

Sports Briefs

Alice's wins, ties in Broomball This week in Broomball, Alice's Scoundrels scored four goals against the Beluga Lake Bombers and one against the Down East… Continue reading

Seahawk cagers sweep Mariners during Senior Appreciation Night

The Homer Mariners hosted the Seward Seahawks last Friday at the Alice Witte gymnasium for the last home game of the basketball season. Both varsity… Continue reading

Snomads planning Fun Run for this weekend

Weather on the first day of March was more like a lamb than a lion, but winter is far from over. Just ask Snomads, a… Continue reading

Wrestling champs

Homer Middle School wrestlers pose with the medals they earned from Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Championships Feb. 23. Back row from left are Timmy… Continue reading

Huskies place six in Top 10 at middle school ski meet

The Homer Middle School Huskies placed three girls and three boys in the top 10 during the Kenai Peninsula Borough Middle School Ski Meet held… Continue reading

Nikolaevsk earns top seed for Peninsula Conference tourney

It may be too early for March, but it's never too early for madness.Calendars won't flip until Friday, but by that time the Peninsula Conference… Continue reading

Big Fat Bike Fest returns

The Homer Cycling Club and fat-bikers from around the state, and even the Lower 48, are gearing up for the second annual Big Fat Bike… Continue reading

Mariners Nordic ski team finishes 13th at state meet in Kincaid Park

After a long ski season, the Mariners' weathered Nordic ski team describes the season's finale at state in one word: Relieved.In the last leg of… Continue reading