Weekly sports highlights

Upcoming events:

Hockey: The Homer High School hockey team will face off against Wasilla High School during an away game at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11. Then the team heads to Colony High School for a game at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, and finishes out the weekend in the Mat-Su with a game against Palmer High School at noon on Saturday, Jan. 13.

Cross-country skiing: The Homer Mariner Nordic ski team will compete away at the Mat-Su Invite at the Government Peak trails on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 12-13.

Girls Basketball: The girls varsity basketball team will take on Anchorage Christian School in an away game at 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 11, then Houston in an away game at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, and finally Joe Redington High School in an away game at noon Saturday, Jan. 13. The junior varsity girls will play Anchorage Christian School in an away game at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11.

Boys Basketball: The boys varsity basketball team will play at the Anchorage Christian School Invite on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Jan. 4-6. The junior varsity boys will also play Anchorage Christian School, but at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11. The C Team will play Anchorage Christian School that same day, but at 1:30 p.m.

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