Youth Sports

Senior Spotlight: David Sanarov

If there’s one thing you couldn’t get away with calling Head of the Bay Cougars defensive lineman and running back David Sanarov, it’s lazy. It’s… Continue reading

Homer takes Round Robin Rumble, looks forward to strong season

Members of the Homer wrestling team showed they mean business this year by capturing the top spot in a weekend tournament for the second time… Continue reading

Russian Old Believer football program forges ahead into fifth season

The Head of the Bay Cougars have five seasons and just about as many wins under their belt. While these won’t look like compelling stats… Continue reading

Homer captures Luke Spruill tourney

The oddest feature of the prep sports calendar was on display Saturday at Kenai Central High School, when the Homer wrestling team accepted the team… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Homer High School Wrestling: Friday, Oct. 20, Round Robin Duals in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at 3 p.m. Then on Saturday, Oct. 21,… Continue reading

Mariners fall short of state championship

The Mariners fell short of what would have been their first Division III football state championship in school history on Saturday, losing to Barrow High… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Homer High School Volleyball: The volleyball teams will compete at Grace Christian School at 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Friday,… Continue reading

Mariners near end of season with awards, many firsts for team

Had you asked a Homer Mariners football fan this time last year what the team’s chances of going to the state playoffs were, you might… Continue reading

Mariners defeat Ben Eielson High School, will head to state championship game

It’s a year of firsts for the Homer Mariners. After clinching their first ever Division III Peninsula Conference title last month, the team rose to… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Homer High School Volleyball — The Mariners varsity volleyball team will play Friday, Oct. 6 and Saturday, Oct. 7 in the Grace Tourney… Continue reading

Mariners roll over Cougars, celebrate seniors and conference title

Editor's note: This article has been updated to correct the name of the school Homer played when they won the conference title, Joe Redington. The… Continue reading

Homer’s Autumn Daigle wins state cross-country championship race

Saturday was a great day for young Homer runners, but it was especially sweet for sophomore Autumn Daigle, who claimed first place for the Division… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Volleyball: The C-Team, junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams will play against Seward at 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept.… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Homer High School Cross-Country: The boys and girls teams will compete in the XCR Regions at Government Peak in Wasilla on Saturday, Sept.… Continue reading

Mariners roll over Bulldogs in homecoming victory, continue winning streak

It was a happy homecoming indeed this past weekend for the Homer Mariners varsity football team, as the players rolled over the Nikiski Bulldogs to… Continue reading

Homer girls, boys nab second in borough cross country championships

Not even the strong, biting wind that rolled through the Lookout Mountain Trails on Tuesday afternoon could blow the Homer cross-country runners off course, as… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Cross Country will participate in time trials on the Homer Spit on Saturday, Sept. 16. Volleyball: Varsity volleyball plays Tuesday, Sept. 19 at… Continue reading

Homer hockey player to hone skills in Canada academy

Though Mychaela Pitta is only 17, she’s been playing hockey for the majority of her life. She hopped on a pair of skates when she… Continue reading

Locals, travelers tough it out in Homer Mariner Triathlon

Athletes from near and very far battled blustery wind and brutal hills during Saturday’s 17th annual Homer Mariner Triathlon. A total of 105 competitors racing… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Homer Broomball is starting up. This is open to anyone and everyone who plays or wants to learn more. There will be an… Continue reading

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