Sports

Kodiak swimming sweeps Homer

The Kodiak girls and boys swimming and diving team rolled past Homer on Friday and Saturday in Homer.The girls had a 171-46 victory on Friday… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Kenai runners sweep Frank Dieckgraeff Cross Country Invitational

Kenai Central runners swept the individual races Friday at the Frank Dieckgraeff Cross Country Invitational in Seward.Allie Ostrander, who had cheered on her sister, Willamette… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2014
  • By Staff Report

CIA soccer weekend roundup

The Cook Inlet Academy coed soccer team swept a three-game road trip from Thursday through Saturday to improve to 8-0 on the season.CIA started the… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2014

Peninsula volleyball squads begin Anchorage trip

Seward held on to beat the Hawks 3-1 Thursday evening at Houston with game scores of 25-13, 25-13, 19-25 and 25-16, and improved to 2-1… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Week 5 prep football preview: Grading the teams

The prep football season reached its midpoint this week, with four games down and four to go for teams across the state. Although the academic… Continue reading

Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion The Kenai River Brown Bears practice in advance of their season opening game Thursday September 11, 2014 in Soldotna, Alaska.

Brown Bears 2014-15 season preview: Organization seeks win in playoff series

As the Kenai River Brown Bears enter their eighth season today with a 7:30 p.m. tilt with the Fairbanks Ice Dogs at the Soldotna Regional… Continue reading

Photo by Rashah McChesney/Peninsula Clarion The Kenai River Brown Bears practice in advance of their season opening game Thursday September 11, 2014 in Soldotna, Alaska.

Birch Ridge report: Columnist roots for November golf

There’s just one tournament left on the 2014 calendar. Sad! The Cold Weather Classic is set for Sept. 20. The two-person event pairs a man… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2014

Bird Homestead golf report: Birch Ridge gets their “bird cooked” at B&B

The season is coming to a close very shortly. The weather is getting colder, but the one good thing about golfing in the cold, is… Continue reading

  • Sep 10, 2014
  • By Kelsey Slough

Pigskin Pick’Em: Ravens open tonight after tough week

I don’t like to jump into social issues but I can’t help but address this Ray Rice ordeal. Obviously, there is no place in our… Continue reading

  • Sep 10, 2014
  • By Nolan Rose

SoHi volleyball uses late rally to sweep Nikiski

Soldotna staved off the threat of losing a clean sweep to Nikiski with a late rally in a nonconference volleyball match Tuesday night at Soldotna… Continue reading

Kenai Golf Report: Results of Atigun Cup are in

It is hard to believe that we are in the last month of the season. As always, the greens and fairways are in excellent condition.Even… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2014
  • By Gordon Griffin

CIA coed soccer wins Tri-Valley Tournament

The Cook Inlet Academy coed soccer team won the Tri-Valley Tournament for a second-straight year this weekend.The Eagles started the tournament with a 6-0 victory… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Results posted for circle track races

A rainout on Friday caused a long day of racing Saturday at Twin City Raceway.The day started with a program to make up for Friday’s… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Soldotna leads Peninsula swim teams at Homer Invitational

The Soldotna swimming and diving team led Peninsula teams at the Homer Invitational on Friday and Saturday.In the girls competition, the Stars were runner-up to… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2014
  • By Staff Report
Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Kenai Central High School Kardinal's Number 40 Kyle Foree avoids a tackle from Palmer High School' Number 7 Kohei Watanabe or Number 7 Nathan Reeves, Friday, August 6, 2014, at Kenai Central High School in Kenai Alaska.

Kenai football topples Palmer

The Kenai Central football team used a powerful second-half effort Friday night at Ed Hollier Field in Kenai to take down large-schools opponent Palmer with… Continue reading

Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Kenai Central High School Kardinal's Number 40 Kyle Foree avoids a tackle from Palmer High School' Number 7 Kohei Watanabe or Number 7 Nathan Reeves, Friday, August 6, 2014, at Kenai Central High School in Kenai Alaska.
Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Nikiski Bulldog Dylan Brousard tackles an Eielson Raven, Saturday, September 6, 2014, at Nikiski High School in Nikiski, Alaska.

Eielson running back collects state rushing record against Nikiski

Facing a third-down situation against Nikiski with 45 seconds left and the victory essentially locked up, Eielson running back Anthony Griffith took the ball on… Continue reading

Photo by Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Nikiski Bulldog Dylan Brousard tackles an Eielson Raven, Saturday, September 6, 2014, at Nikiski High School in Nikiski, Alaska.

Week 4 football roundup

The Homer football team routed Valdez in a 55-0 game Saturday in Valdez. The win improves the Mariners overall season mark to 2-2, while the… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Kodiak sweeps Homer Invitational

The Kodiak girls and boys swimming and diving teams swept the Homer Invitational on Friday and Saturday.Ila Hughes and Tahna Lindquist both had two individual… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Weekend cross-country roundup

The Kenai Peninsula had a big day at the Palmer Cross Country Invitational on Saturday, claiming two individual champions and a team champion.Kenai Central swept… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Wasilla netters take Shayna Pritchard Memorial

The Wasilla volleyball team won the Shayna Pritchard Memorial Volleyball Tournament on Friday and Saturday at Nikiski.The brackets were set up by pool play Friday.… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2014
  • By Staff Report