Mariners sweep End of the Road hockey shootout

The Mariners hosted Kenai, Hutchison, Glennallen, Bartlett, Delta and Houston in the 2012 End of the Road Shootout last Thursday through Saturday.  Homer proved to… Continue reading

Mariner grapplers head to Nikiski for weekend action

The Best Western Bidarka Inn sponsored the Round Robin Rumble last Saturday. The Mariners hosted this tourney, featuring schools from all over the state.  Juniors… Continue reading

Rowe, Lewis take third, fourth in diving in State competition

A small group of the Mariners Swim and Dive Team returned from State Championships last weekend with personal victories to carry them into next season.… Continue reading

Lady Mariners end VB season 1-2 in Regions

The Lady Mariners began travel last Thursday up to Whittier, where they then caught a ferry across Prince William Sound to Cordova where the Wolverines… Continue reading

Mariner wrestlers Johnson, Ochoa score points at ACS Invitational

By Norm Anderson For the Homer NewsThe Mariner wrestlers were on the road again last weekend competing in the ACS Invitational, the largest wrestling tournament… Continue reading

Lady Mariners fall to Skyview, Seward right before Regions

The Lady Mariners finished their last two games of the regular season last week. They traveled to Skyview to play the Panthers last Thursday and… Continue reading

Three HHS divers, one swimmer head to State

School buses lined Homer High School’s parking lot last week, trucking 274 athletes in and out for the Region III Swim and Dive Championships. The… Continue reading

Big splash starts today

The pool at the Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center will be making a lot of splashes this weekend for the Region III Swim and Dive Championships.… Continue reading

Lady Mariners defeat alumni

Mariner volleyball alumni, as well as a community member, took on the current Lady Mariners last Saturday for the 2012 Alice Witte Challenge Game.  The… Continue reading

Wrestler Wells makes it to finals in Seward

The Mariner mat men were on the road again, wrestling last Friday and Saturday in Seward. First, wrestlers were put in two pools for each… Continue reading

City basketball league starts play

The City of Homer Community Recreation Basketball League scores/standings as of Oct. 15:  Bullet Proof Nets defeated Educators/K12: 48-40 Home Run Oil Titans defeated Alaska… Continue reading

Co-ed hockey season begins

The co-ed hockey league started its season off last Saturday night.  Forty-one players comprising four teams began the battle for the fall season’s coveted award … Continue reading

Snomads ready for snow

The Snomads, a club of snowmachine enthusiasts, holds a membership kickoff party at the Homer Elks Lodge from 6-9 p.m. Saturday. The event is free… Continue reading

It’s a Zumba party in pink

A Zumbathon will be held at the Bay Club from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. This is a charity event. A $10 donation benefits the Susan… Continue reading

Nordic skiers gearing up

All it takes is a little snow and skiers’ minds turn toward skiing, of course. The Kachemak Nordic Ski Club is all set for winter… Continue reading

Mariner wrestlers head to Seward this weekend

The Homer High wrestling team traveled to Skyview High School last weekend for its first official competition of the season. Nikiski, Voznesenka and Seldovia wrestlers… Continue reading

Lady Mariners split home games, beating Houston, falling to Cordova

  The Lady Mariners went 1-1 at home last weekend as they hosted Houston and Cordova on Friday and Saturday.  Friday night the Mariners swept… Continue reading

Swimmers, divers seeing their hard work pay off

It’s only natural that an entire season’s worth of practice would get a team to its peak performance. With just one week until Regions, which… Continue reading

Stars outshine Mariners for state championship

The Soldotna Stars completed a stellar season Saturday night by winning the 2012 medium-schools state football championship, beating the Homer Mariners 62-20 at Tom Huffer… Continue reading

Mariners eye championship

JUNEAU — The Mariners are headed to the state championship title game after defeating the Thunder Mountain High School Falcons 44-26 on Friday night in… Continue reading