Youth Sports

High school sports highlights

Upcoming events• The dive team competes at the Valley Invite on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 4 p.m. and swim team joins them on Friday, Oct.… Continue reading

Homer running squads sweep state team titles

The sport of cross-country running is often a numbers game when it comes to team battles, so Saturday’s boys-girls championship sweep by the Homer Mariners… Continue reading

Glacier Girls hopes to build girls hockey presence

The Homer Hockey Association’s new Glacier Girls program is teaching girls hockey with the hope of building a strong youth girls hockey program in Homer.… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights and results

Upcoming events • Mariner football plays Voznesenka at home on Friday, Sept. 30, at 5 p.m. • Swim and dive competes at the Seward Invite… Continue reading

New competitive hockey team plays at home

The Homer Glacier Kings, Homer Hockey Association’s new competitive age 16-and-under (16U) team, plays three games against the South Anchorage Mighty Moose at Kevin Bell… Continue reading

Mariners crush Redington in 58-12 homecoming game, gain first win

Homecoming weekend resulted in a victory in the sun for the Homer High School Mariners when the clouds cleared long enough for the football team… Continue reading

Sports Highlights and Results

Upcoming events • Swim and dive competes at the Soldotna High School Pentathlon on Sept. 23 at 2 p.m.   • Varsity cross-country running competes… Continue reading

Weekly sports highlights

Upcoming events• Swim and dive competes at Kenai on Sept. 16 at 3 p.m. for dive and Sept. 17 at 10 a.m. for swim.• Varsity… Continue reading

Upcoming youth sports events

Upcoming events • Swim and dive hold the Homer Invite on Friday, Sept. 9 and Saturday, Sept. 10. Dive starts at 4 p.m. on Friday… Continue reading

Swim and dive triathlon raise money to help cover team travel expenses

Swim and dive starts up this week with the Homer Invite on Friday, Sept. 9 and Saturday, Sept. 10. Dive competes on Friday evening starting… Continue reading

Homer football cheer ready for fall season

Mariner cheer captains junior Emily Arno and freshman Riley Doughty bring a combination of experience and can-do spirit to the squad. The one thing they… Continue reading

Weekly high school sports highlights

Upcoming events • Volleyball faces Nikiski at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2, in the Mariner gym. Wear blue and gold for “We Blled Blue and… Continue reading

2013 Homer High graduate returns as volleyball coach

Homer High School graduate and former varsity volleyball player Kristie Mastre has taken on a job that no one else wanted — head coach of… Continue reading

Week in Mariner Sports

Upcoming events • Volleyball goes head to head with Seward at home at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, in the Mariner gym. • Mariner football… Continue reading

Summer training whip Mariner cross-country team into shape for first race

Summer training whip Mariner cross-country team into shape for first raceMany returning cross-country team members spent their summer training for the fall 2016 season, which… Continue reading

Injuries during first away game lead to crushing loss

The Ravens pounded the Mariners in a nonconference season opener Saturday afternoon in Fairbanks, finish Homer off with a 67-31 score.“It was pretty disappointing overall,”… Continue reading

Mariner softball pitcher, shortstop McKi Needham signs with junior college

After being named as a player on the All Conference Team for Northern Lights Softball and recognized by the National Fast Pitch Coaches Association for… Continue reading

Mud Wallow named for Carmen Field

BY ANNA FROSTSTAFF WRITERHomer kids and adults spent an afternoon wading in the mud on July 17, finding relief from temperatures that reached the high… Continue reading

Basketball takes Nikolaevsk native to next level

Two years ago, Nianiella Dorvall left her hometown of Nikolaevsk to attend Skagit Valley College in the state of Washington, making her Nikolaevsk School’s first… Continue reading

Mariners advance to third round at tournament

Mariner baseball won one game and lost two while at the regional tournament on Thursday, May 26 and Friday, May 27. Homer’s varsity team made… Continue reading

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