Youth Sports

Homer claims second win over Valdez

The Homer High School varsity football team brought its standings up to 2-1 over the weekend, victorious over Valdez High School. The Mariners topped the… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events Cross Country will run at Kodiak Friday and Saturday, Sept. 1-2. Volleyball plays at the Seward Invite Friday and Saturday Sept 1-2. Homer… Continue reading

Cougars fall to Monroe Catholic

The Voznesenka Cougars came out fighting in their first game of the season Saturday, but fell to Monroe Catholic High School from Fairbanks. The Buccaneers… Continue reading

Local Swimming wraps up for summer, gears up for big Fall

Kachemak Swim Club grew by almost 40 percent last school year and is expecting another banner year in 2017-18. The club’s summer season came to… Continue reading

Homer’s Miller takes first in Nikiski Class Races

Homer’s Brooke Miller came out on top of the freshmen-sophomore girls cross-country race on Monday during the Nikiski Class Races. Miller pulled ahead at Nikiski… Continue reading

Kodiak tops Mariners in opening home game

The Homer Mariners varsity football team was toppled 21-8 by the Kodiak High School team during their opening home game this past Saturday, but head… Continue reading

Homer takes 4th in Jamboree

The Homer Mariners varsity volleyball team started out their season with a new coach this weekend at the Homer Jamboree, where the team took fourth.… Continue reading

Two get honorable mention for baseball

Mose Hayes and Seth Adkins from Homer were named “Honorable Mention” for the Alaska American Legion Baseball 2017 Team of Excellence. As teammates of the… Continue reading

White Sox win Soldotna championship

By JIM STEARNS The Homer Little League White Sox (Major Division) came home from Soldotna on Saturday, June 24, wearing championship medals from the Soldotna… Continue reading

Homer wrestlers take Western Regions

Three Homer wrestlers went down to the Western Regional Competition in Pocatello, Idaho, last week with the following results. State Champion Tristen Cook continued his… Continue reading

KSC Kings compete at Junior Olympics

Twenty-four swimmers from the Kachemak Swim Club (KSC) converged upon the Bartlett High School pool last weekend in Anchorage for the Alaska Swimming Junior Olympics… Continue reading

Anchor Kings catch first place

There is a movement happening in Anchor Point involving the sport of wrestling. With strong wrestling roots, the Anchor Kings Wrestling Club reestablished itself three… Continue reading

Popeye wrestlers bring home gold medals

By Storm Cavasos For the Homer News Popeye had a great weekend of wrestling at the tri-valley wrestling tournament. On Friday three wrestlers competed in… Continue reading

Homer Winter Carnival

The Galena girls and Sitka boys clinched championships Saturday at the round-robin Homer Winter Carnival. The Sitka boys wrapped up the title with a 61-43… Continue reading

All-NSC hockey team released

Staff report The All-North Star Conference hockey team was released after the tournament Feb. 4. The team follows: All-North Star Conference Player of the Year:… Continue reading

Homer girls, Soldotna boys take Homer Invite ski titles

Morris News Service - Alaska Homer girls, Homer’s Jacob Davis, the Soldotna boys and Seward’s Ruby Lindquist notched wins at the Homer Invitational, a ski… Continue reading

Homer wrestlers take 9th at The Gut Check

The Homer wrestling team took ninth place Saturday at The Gut Check in Washington. The tournament, in its fourth year, features teams from Washington, Oregon… Continue reading

Homer Pee Wee hockey team starts ’17 undefeated

Homer’s U12 Pee Wee hockey team’s hard work has been paying off, as the team is currently 8-0-1 and has won three tournaments during the… Continue reading

High school sports weekly highlights

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS RESULTSUpcoming eventsHomer High School Cross-country ski’s next meet is the Valley Invite in Palmer on Jan. 13-14. Girls and boys basketball will… Continue reading

Middle school basketball teams win borough championships

Homer Middle School’s boys and girls teams swept the borough championships for the first time in Husky history over the Dec. 17 weekend in Seward.… Continue reading