Girls on the Run is an eight-week after school empowerment program for third-fifth grade girls promoting confidence and self respect. The program combines physical training, community service, health education, life skills, goal setting and mentoring relationships. It inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun experience based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Homer’s spring Girls on the Run will start the week of March 22, with days of the week to be announced. The program may meet outdoors. Organizers are seeking both participants and coaches for this spring 2021 season. Contact Marcee Gray at 907-756-3536 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or South Peninsula Haven House at 907-235-7716. Coaches and participants may register online at GOTRgreateralaska.org.
Soccer, Track and Field, Baseball and Softball
Practice for the girls and boys soccer teams, track and field, baseball and softball teams begins on Monday, March 22.
The Homer High cheerleading team for basketball season had several members named to the all-conference team after this past weekend’s Southcentral Conference basketball tournament, held in Nikiski and Kenai.
Leah Evans, Ally High and Sameah McGhee were named to the all-conference cheer team, while Goldie Hill was named to the good sport team, according to a release from Kenai Athletic Director Jesse Settlemyer.
Here are the full Southcentral Conference cheer team results:
1. Kenai Central High School
2. Anchorage Christian High School
3. Homer High School
Coach of the Year: Briana Force – Kenai Central High School
All-Conference Cheer Team:
Rileigh Pace, Kenai Central High School
Karley Harden, Kenai Central High School
Kyrie Medina, Kenai Central High School
Nia Calvert, Kenai Central High School
Carissa Houck, Anchorage Christian High School
Kate Carroll, Anchorage Christian High School
Rebekah Dunfee, Anchorage Christian High School
Leah Evans, Homer High School
Charlotte Pankion, Anchorage Christian High School
Ally High, Homer High School
Sameah McGhee, Homer High School
Good Sport Team:
Goldie Hill, Homer High School
Katie Stockton, Kenai Central High School
Katelyn Beaujean, Anchorage Christian High School