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Saturday: Oilers take down Monarchs

The Peninsula Oilers improved to 4-1-1 overall Saturday with a nonleague win over the Lake Erie (Michigan) Monarchs at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai.The… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Oilers, Monarchs hit 4 HRs en route to tie

Earlier in the day Friday, Peninsula Oilers head coach Kyle Richardson joked with new arrival Jordan Sanford about if he had any jetlag from his… Continue reading

Twins bat around with South, split doubleheader

If Thursday’s hitting performance against South is any indication of how the Post 20 Twins will do this year, then opposing defenses are going to… Continue reading

Wasilla’s Schachle, Fletcher could be reunited with Brown Bears

WASILLA — Tanner Schachle and Colton Fletcher grew up playing hockey together.The duo skated through the youth and comp ranks before playing two seasons of… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2014
  • By Jeremiah Bartz

Birch Ridge Golf Report: On flop shots with a 3-iron

How lucky were our Birch Ridge Golf Association Junior Golf Campers this past Wednesday? Real lucky! PGA Professional Chip Beck came to Soldotna and put… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2014
  • By Nolan Rose

Bird Homestead Golf Report: New tee boxes ready to go

Larry Hamilton and his crew have been hard at work putting in a few new tee boxes, and they look great. If you haven’t played… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2014
  • By Kelsey Slough

Oilers shut out Seals to take opening series

The Peninsula Oilers defeated the San Francisco Seals 3-0 on Wednesday at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai to take the season-opening series 3-1.The Oilers,… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2014
  • By Staff Report

PGA Tour pro Chip Beck goes to Birch Ridge to promote First Tee program

With nearly 40 local kids grouped around him, PGA Tour professional Chip Beck demonstrated the finer points of putting on a green with three shots.… Continue reading

Twins’ opener rained out in Anchorage

The Post 20 Twins were supposed to open their season Tuesday on the road in Anchorage against East, but the game was rained out. There… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Oilers drop 1st game of year

Mistakes and missed opportunities left the Peninsula Oilers with their first loss of the season Tuesday evening at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai, losing… Continue reading

Kenai Golf Report: Sun and rain does a course good

What a great week of golf at the Kenai Golf Course! Rain and sunshine, a great combination that continues to improve the course in every area. The… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2014
  • By Gordon Griffin

Brown Bears’ deal commits to Gustavus Adolphus

In his three years with the Kenai River Brown Bears, Anchorage’s Conor Deal became known for his commitment to hockey and fitness.Deal plans on picking… Continue reading

Relay for Life run/walk at Tsalteshi set for Friday

Relay for Life of the Central Peninsula will hold a fundraiser, five-kilometer run/walk at 6 p.m. Friday. The event was previously postponed due to the… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Circle Track Division to start Saturday

The Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions — Circle Track Division will hold their first race of the season Saturday.This will also serve as fan appreciation night.General… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Oilers improve to 2-0 by stopping Seals

The Peninsula Oilers improved to 2-0 with a 6-3, nonleague victory over the San Francisco Seals on Monday at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai.Peninsula,… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Oilers roll past Seals for home opener

The Peninsula Oilers could not control the fact that the San Francisco Seals arrived in Kenai at 4 a.m. Sunday after flying from Seattle and… Continue reading

Homer takes 3rd at state softball

After a spirited run at one of the top softball teams in the state, the Homer Mariners fell just shy of competing for another small-schools… Continue reading

Area athletes compete at Brian Young Invitational

Homer’s Aurora Waclawski and Kenai Central’s Jordan Theisen notched victories at the Brian Young Invitational this weekend in Kodiak. Waclawski got her victory in the… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Season preview: Oilers season on the mend

The field is green, the dirt is soft, the weather is nice, the players are here and so are the coaches. The only thing missing… Continue reading

250 show up for Run for the River races

Rain couldn’t deter an enthusiastic group of runners Saturday morning in downtown Soldotna, as 250 completed the Run for the River five-kilometer and 10-mile races.As… Continue reading