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Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Becky Dragseth spikes the ball, Thursday, August 29, 2014, during the Kenai Central High School girls varsity volley ball practice, at Kenai Central High School, in Kenai, Alaska.

2014 prep volleyball preview

Don’t look now, but there is a storm brewing on the Kenai Peninsula this fall. As the prep volleyball season gets set to begin, local… Continue reading

Kelly Sullivan/ Peninsula Clarion Becky Dragseth spikes the ball, Thursday, August 29, 2014, during the Kenai Central High School girls varsity volley ball practice, at Kenai Central High School, in Kenai, Alaska.

Week 3 football preview: SoHi ready to open new turf field

The current prep football standings may look a bit jumbled with the assortment of conference and nonconference matchups scattered across the first two weeks. But… Continue reading

Oilers fundraising push gets off to slow start

A major fundraising push by the Peninsula Oilers board of directors and concerned community members to save the 2015 season and the organization itself has… Continue reading

Birch Ridge report: Here’s hoping the best of fall golf is yet to come

Summer isn’t over, summer isn’t over, summer isn’t over. … I’m hoping if I say that enough times it will be true.The weather has been… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2014
  • By Nolan Rose

Seward netters knock off ACS

Seward opened up its Southcentral Conference volleyball schedule Thursday night in Seward with a clean sweep of Anchorage Christian Schools. The Seahawks won with game… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Twin City to host stock cars Saturday

The Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions - Circle Track Division will hold races Saturday at 6 p.m. at Twin City Raceway.Gates open at 3 p.m. and… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Bird Homestead golf report: Fall Classic recap

Getting tired of fishing yet? Try golfing for a change. Bird Homestead golf course is located on Mile 11.8 on Funny River road. We love… Continue reading

  • Aug 27, 2014

Kenai netters take season opener against Seward

The Kenai Central volleyball squad rallied back after an early deficit to beat Seward 3-1 in a nonconference bout Tuesday night in Seward.After dropping the… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2014

3 area powerlifters lift at Alaska State Fair

Two area powerlifters continued to show the sky is the limit in the sport, while another area powerlifter got his career back on track Saturday… Continue reading

Morin takes Kenai Open

The healing of the shoulder can wait until winter. Homer’s Chris Morin has golf tournaments to win.Morin followed up his victory in the Donald R.… Continue reading

Reimer leads Peninsula finishers at Lost Lake

Adam Reimer led central Kenai Peninsula runners by placing fifth in the Lost Lake Run on Saturday in Seward. Reimer finished the 16-mile course on… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2014
  • By Staff Report
Photo by Jeff Helminiak Kenai Central senior Allie Ostrander finishes off a dominant win Saturday at the Tsalteshi Invitational at Tsalteshi Trails. Ostrander finished in 16 minutes, 44 seconds, to beat everybody else by more than two minutes.

Ostrander, Thomet repeat Tsalteshi Invite wins

With the amount of success that Kenai Central senior Allie Ostrander has had on the prep cross-country running scene, the question has become, how does… Continue reading

Photo by Jeff Helminiak Kenai Central senior Allie Ostrander finishes off a dominant win Saturday at the Tsalteshi Invitational at Tsalteshi Trails. Ostrander finished in 16 minutes, 44 seconds, to beat everybody else by more than two minutes.

Week 2 prep football roundup

The Kenai Central football team found enough magic on defense to stay in Saturday night’s game against Lathrop. They just couldn’t find enough on offense.… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2014
  • By Staff Report
SoHi football tops Palmer

SoHi football tops Palmer

Junior Drew Gibbs scored twice and ran for 96 yards to lead the Soldotna Stars to a 33-0 nonconference win over Palmer on Friday night… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2014
  • By Tim Rockey
SoHi football tops Palmer

Pothast, Brennan top Salmon Cycle Series #7

John-Mark Pothast and Angie Brennan were the top riders at Salmon Cycle Series #7 on Thursday at Tsalteshi Trails.The series progresses in difficulty, and this… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2014
  • By Staff Report

First day results from Kenai Open

Chris Morin, coming off a win in the Donald R. Morgan club championship at Kenai Golf Course last weekend, kept on rolling by taking the… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2014
  • By Staff Report

Week 2 prep football preview: Big conference, nonconference matchups loom

Week 1 of the prep football season is in the books and after seeing competition for the first time, teams have a clearer understanding of… Continue reading

Birch Ridge report: Course comes together to make Kenai Peninsula Open a success

The Fourth Kenai Peninsula Open came and went last weekend. Gail force winds, very unusual at Birch Ridge, made scoring next to impossible Saturday during… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2014
  • By Nolan Rose

Bird Homestead Golf Course report

With the season coming to an end you must squeeze in a round of golf before the snow hits. Funny River golf course is located… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2014
  • By Kelsey Slough

Tail of the Bear Regatta rowing results

The Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club held its third annual Tail of the Bear Regatta Saturday on Bear Lake, about seven miles north of Seward. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2014