Mariners best Palmer hockey team

Mariners best Palmer hockey team

Hungry to avenge their dramatic loss in overtime to Palmer in last year’s state championship game, members of the Homer hockey team were skating with… Continue reading

Mariners best Palmer hockey team
Ninilchik, CIA split conference hoops games

Ninilchik, CIA split conference hoops games

It may be a cold night in January, but the Ninilchik boys and Cook Inlet Academy girls know that conference games count just the same.… Continue reading

Ninilchik, CIA split conference hoops games
Sports briefs

Sports briefs

Upcoming events The Homer girls and boys basketball teams are hosting Meet the Mariners this weekend at Homer High School. Head out to watch the… Continue reading

Sports briefs
Sports briefs

Sports briefs

Upcoming events Cross-country skiing: Homer’s ski team will compete in the Government Peak Nordic Ski Invitational on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 10-11 at the Government… Continue reading

Sports briefs
Members of the Defenders, an under 12 boys/girls team with the Soccer Association of Homer, celebrate winning second place at the 2019 Alaska Youth Soccer Futsal State Cup in Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo courtesy Breanna Hill)

Homer youth perform well at Soccer Futsal State Cup

The Soccer Association of Homer recently sent several teams to the 2019 Alaska Youth Soccer Futsal State Cup, according to Breanna Hill, one of the… Continue reading

Members of the Defenders, an under 12 boys/girls team with the Soccer Association of Homer, celebrate winning second place at the 2019 Alaska Youth Soccer Futsal State Cup in Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo courtesy Breanna Hill)
Sports in brief

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Wrestling: The Homer wrestling team will compete in the State Championships this weekend at the Alaska Airlines Center in Anchorage. Wrestling begins at… Continue reading

Sports in brief
Homer’s Edson Knapp works to turn Seward’s Lucas Brockman during a consolation match at 171 pounds on the first day of the Kachemak Conference Championships Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, at Redington Jr/Sr High School. (Photo by Tim Rockey/Frontiersman)

Homer defends Kachemak Conference title for 5th year

The Homer wrestling dynasty rolled on Saturday with a fifth straight Kachemak Conference team championship at host Joe Redington Jr/Sr High School. The Homer girls… Continue reading

Homer’s Edson Knapp works to turn Seward’s Lucas Brockman during a consolation match at 171 pounds on the first day of the Kachemak Conference Championships Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, at Redington Jr/Sr High School. (Photo by Tim Rockey/Frontiersman)
Sports in brief

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Wrestling: The wrestling team heads to the Kachemak Conference Wrestling Tournament this Friday and Saturday at Redington Sr. Jr./Sr. High School. Hockey: The… Continue reading

Sports in brief
Mariners skate over Juneau-Douglas

Mariners skate over Juneau-Douglas

The Homer hockey team skated over fellow Railbelt Conference team Juneau-Douglas over the weekend, winning 8-0 Friday and 7-0 Saturday at the Kevin Bell Arena.… Continue reading

Mariners skate over Juneau-Douglas
Afony Reutov wrestles with Soldotna’s Zach Burns during a dual wrestling meet between Soldotna and Homer High School on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 at the school in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Forfeits help SoHi to wrestling victory over Homer

A handful of forfeits on the part of the Homer Mariners helped the Soldotna wrestling team to victory Wednesday during a dual meet between the… Continue reading

Afony Reutov wrestles with Soldotna’s Zach Burns during a dual wrestling meet between Soldotna and Homer High School on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 at the school in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Wrestling: The Mariner wrestlers will compete Friday and Saturday, Dec. 6-7 in the Grace Grizzly Shakedown at Grace Christian High School in Anchorage.… Continue reading

Homer’s Austin Cline attempts to pin Nikiski’s Joey Yourkowski during a dual meet between the two schools Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at Soldotna High School in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Cecilia Fitzpatrick)

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Community: Kachemak Bay Running Club and Community Recreaction are hosting the Thanksgiving morning “Sweating Gravy Turkey Trot.” The 5K Fun Run/walk starts at… Continue reading

Homer’s Austin Cline attempts to pin Nikiski’s Joey Yourkowski during a dual meet between the two schools Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at Soldotna High School in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Cecilia Fitzpatrick)
The Mariners celebrate a goal during a Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 hockey game against Kenai Central High School at Kevin Bell Arena in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Homer hockey ties with Kenai

The Homer and Kenai hockey teams ended in a 4-4 tie last Saturday after battling their way through both regulation play and a period of… Continue reading

The Mariners celebrate a goal during a Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 hockey game against Kenai Central High School at Kevin Bell Arena in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
The Homer hockey team celebrates a 4-3 overtime win over Soldotna, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Joey Klecka/Peninsula Clarion)

Mariners defeat SoHi in overtime again

With the game on the line, the Homer Mariners received another dose of late magic from a familiar face Friday night at the Soldotna Regional… Continue reading

The Homer hockey team celebrates a 4-3 overtime win over Soldotna, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Joey Klecka/Peninsula Clarion)
Homer hockey team wins End of the Road Shootout

Homer hockey team wins End of the Road Shootout

The Homer hockey team lost eight seniors to graduation between last season and now, but you wouldn’t have known that by looking at the scoreboards… Continue reading

Homer hockey team wins End of the Road Shootout
Sports in brief

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Wrestling: The wrestling team will compete in a peninsula meet this Friday in Soldotna, against SoHi, Kenai and Nikiski. The meet starts at… Continue reading

Sports in brief
Homer, Kenai punch state tickets with region volleyball semifinal wins

Homer, Kenai punch state tickets with region volleyball semifinal wins

The Homer volleyball team swept Kenai Central in the Southcentral Conference championship game in Seward on Saturday, wrapping up the Mariners’ first conference title since… Continue reading

Homer, Kenai punch state tickets with region volleyball semifinal wins
Sports in brief

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Wrestling: The wrestling team will compete this weekend in the Lancer Smith Memorial Tournament on Friday and Saturday at the Wasilla Sports Complex.… Continue reading

Sports in brief
Homer girls take third at swimming regions

Homer girls take third at swimming regions

The Homer girls swim team raced to third place in the Northern Lights Conference regional championships last weekend at Kenai Central High School, and Homer… Continue reading

Homer girls take third at swimming regions
Homer’s Dakota Moonin grapples with Will Kretzschmar of Grace Christian School during a wrestling dual held Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Homer wrestlers best Grace, take third in Top Dog tourney

Thursday The host Mariners were triumphant against wrestlers from Grace Christian School in a dual match held Thursday in the Alice Witte Gymnasium. Homer racked… Continue reading

Homer’s Dakota Moonin grapples with Will Kretzschmar of Grace Christian School during a wrestling dual held Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
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