Sports

SoHi, Kenai soccer teams face off on new turf

After an opening 11 minutes that saw two goals scored, the Kenai and Soldotna boys soccer teams played to a 1-1 draw on the new… Continue reading

Bartlett soccer sweeps Skyview

The visiting Skyview soccer teams were swept by Bartlett on Monday. The Skyview girls took a 6-0 loss, while the boys also were shut out… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Weekend prep baseball roundup

The Homer baseball team opened up the season with a 17-0 loss in Kodiak on Friday and a 10-5 loss on Saturday in Northern Lights… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Brown Bears’ Stefan commits to Utica

Utica College is quickly becoming Brown Bears East.Friday, the Peninsula’s North American Hockey League squad announced that Vincent Stefan has become the fifth Bears player… Continue reading

Saturday soccer roundup

PALMER — About 20 minutes into play Saturday, with the score still tied, Colony’s Kyle Bolam stepped up to the ball for a penalty kick.Bolam,… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2014
  • By Jeremiah Bartz

Kenai boys, SoHi girls win Kenai Invite track meet

The Kenai Central boys and the Soldotna girls track and field teams both cruised to easy team victories Saturday at the Kenai Invite, held on… Continue reading

Skyview softball breaks opening day losing streak

The Skyview softball team won its season opener for the first time in school history — in the final year in school history.Having gone 0-1… Continue reading

Friday soccer roundup

The visiting Soldotna girls soccer team opened its season with a 5-1 victory Friday over defending Northern Lights Conference champion Colony.The Stars have won three… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Friday soccer roundup: SoHi girls top Colony in opener

The visiting Soldotna girls soccer team opened its season with a 5-1 victory Friday over defending Northern Lights Conference champion Colony. The Stars have won… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Wasilla sweeps Skyview soccer teams

Wasilla’s Alia Donnely had 15 reasons to get her soccer team the victory over Skyview Thursday evening. The Wasilla freshman celebrated her 15th birthday Thursday… Continue reading

Oilers Corner: Roster takes shape

Forty-four days until first pitch! Our team is still taking shape for the 2014 season. We have had three roster changes already this week and… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2014
  • By James Clark

Racers choose their own weapon in 10K race

A ragtag group of competitors toed the starting line Saturday morning at the Tsalteshi Trails Wolverine trailhead for the Choose Your Weapon 10-kilometer race, uncertain… Continue reading

Nikiski boys soccer opens with win; girls shut out in Houston

HOUSTON — The Nikiski Bulldogs would probably be surprised to learn Houston goalkeeper Sage Stirling is entering just his second season in his team’s net.… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2014
  • By Jeremiah Bartz

Season softball preview

In less than a week, high school girls softball teams will be ready to hit the diamond and get the 2014 season underway, and this… Continue reading

2014 prep baseball season approaching

Rejoice, Kenai Peninsula baseball fanatics. The crack of a baseball glancing off a bat will soon be heard in local ballparks.The first pitch of the… Continue reading

Kenai boys, SoHi girls win Homer Invitational

The Kenai Central boys and Soldotna girls won team titles at the Homer Invitational, held Friday and Saturday at Homer High School.The Kards scored 128… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Oilers Corner: Opening Day gets closer

51 DAYS UNTIL OPENING DAY!The first game of the 2014 season will take place June 8 at 2 p.m. This game will have free admission… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2014
  • By James Clark

Brown Bears looking forward to more stable offseason

The 2013 offseason for the Kenai River Brown Bears was marked by change. The upcoming offseason is shaping up to be much more stable.After the… Continue reading

Choose Your Weapon 10K on Saturday

Choose Your Weapon 10K on SaturdayTsalteshi Trails will hold a 10-kilometer Choose Your Weapon race at 11 a.m. April 19 at the Wolverine Trailhead off… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2014

Kenai tri-meet sees first home competition

It’s plain to see that the new turf and track at Kenai Central High School is popular.On a rainy Tuesday afternoon, athletes from the Kenai,… Continue reading