Kids let loose with their parents in annual Mud Games

When Homer gets hot, Homerites get muddy. Families turned out by the dozens on Sunday to escape the heat and sun by frolicking in a… Continue reading

 

Wrestling season kicks off with fundraiser; Mariner team boasts lots of sibling strength

This season the Mariner wrestling team looks to improve upon it seventh place team finish at State last year.  Returning State place winners juniors Timmy… Continue reading

 

Kodiak claims Pentathlon crowns

Last Friday afternoon’s 34th Annual SoHi Pentathlon at Soldotna High School meet featured a little bit of new and a little bit of old. The… Continue reading

 

Sports InBrief

Kevin Bell Arena opens Sept. 21 Homer’s community ice rink, the Kevin Bell Ice Arena on the Homer Spit, opens for its 10th season on… Continue reading

Mariners host swim-dive meet Friday, Saturday

After hosting the annual swim team triathlon fundraiser last Saturday, the Mariners on Friday and Saturday welcome swimmers and divers from seven other schools for… Continue reading

Rounds for the Rink is Saturday

Rounds for the Rink, the annual 18-hole best ball scramble, is 3 p.m. Saturday at the Tips Golf Course. The scramble benefits the Homer Hockey… Continue reading

Build your own website workshop set for August

The Alaska Small Business Development Center will host a two-day workshop on how to build a website next month. The fee is $50 and the… Continue reading

Homer man wins Wilderness Classic

In the grueling Alaska Mountain Wilderness Classic, where contestants race unsupported through the wildest country of Alaska, just finishing can be an honor. But when… Continue reading

Area runners tackle Mount Marathon

A dozen local runners tackled the epic Fourth of July Mount Marathon race. Race history was made with Swede Emelie Forsberg, 28, finishing the 3.1-mile… Continue reading

Highland Games set new field records

Athletes at the seventh annual Kachemak Bay Celtic Club Scottish Highland Games set new field records last Saturday at Karen Hornaday Park. In a first… Continue reading

AP golfer makes hole in one

Anchor Point golfer Wayne Tourangeau accomplished every golfer’s dream on May 26 when he hit a hole-in-one on hole number 5 at Fireweed Meadows Golf… Continue reading

Mariner baseball team tops Houston on senior night

The Homer Mariners varsity baseball team honored their nine senior baseball players before Monday’s game against Houston.  The Mariners defeated the Hawks 14-4.  Sheldon Hutt… Continue reading

Softball teams help in cancer fight

The Homer Mariners Softball Team and the Kodiak Bears Softball team would like to thank the community for supporting us in our “StrikeOut Cancer” games… Continue reading

Woo, Cook earn triple crowns

Two Popeye wrestlers brought home triple crowns last weekend after participating in the Alaska State Wrestling Championships. Timmy Woo and Tristen Cook, wrestling in the… Continue reading

Young Kevin Bell Arena figure skaters participate in Soldotna competition

Eight skaters from the Kevin Bell Arena’s We Skate program participated in the Riverskate competition in Soldotna April 10-12. The young figure skaters brought home… Continue reading

Homer’s Jane Wiebe inducted into S. D. Sports Hall of Fame

Two women with strong ties to Freeman were prominently featured as the South Dakota Sports Hall of Fame inducted 20 people last weekend. Neysa Villa… Continue reading

Mariners have strong performance during Big C Relays in Anchorage

It was a busy but rewarding weekend in Anchorage for the Homer High School track and field team as they competed in the Big C… Continue reading

Girls battle Juneau weather in soccer season’s openers

Last week girls of the Homer Mariners soccer team traveled to Juneau to compete in their first three games of the season against competitive Thunder… Continue reading

Sea to Sea rounds out season

Nordic skiing was virtually put on hold this season due to this winter’s dismal snow fall. The Kachemak Nordic Ski Club hosted its annual Sea… Continue reading

Kevin Bell Day, Ash Cup keep arena ice hot

There will be plenty of action at the Kevin Bell Arena as 10 teams and about 120 skaters take to the ice this weekend in… Continue reading

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