Sports in brief

Football The Sept. 24 junior varsity football game vs. Redington was canceled. Upcoming games: 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24: Varsity vs. Redington, at Homer High… Continue reading

 

Sports in brief

Football The Sept. 17 junior varsity football game vs. Kenai was canceled. The varsity game was rescheduled for 5 p.m. Upcoming games: 5 p.m. Friday,… Continue reading

 

Sports in brief

Football COVID-19 issues with the Seward Seahawks caused the football team to cancel its game last week against Homer. Upcoming games: 7 p.m. Friday, Sept.… Continue reading

 

Carter Tennison scores a touchdown for the Homer Mariners against Kodiak High School on Saturday, Aug.28. The Mariners won 34-0. (Photo by Sarah Knapp/Homer News)

Sports in brief

Football Upcoming games: 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3: Varsity vs. Seward, Seward High School 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 4: Junior Varsity vs. Nikiski, Nikiski High… Continue reading

Carter Tennison scores a touchdown for the Homer Mariners against Kodiak High School on Saturday, Aug.28. The Mariners won 34-0. (Photo by Sarah Knapp/Homer News)

Sports in brief

Football Upcoming games: Noon Saturday, Aug. 28: Varsity vs. Kodiak, Homer High School 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28: Junior Varsity vs. Kodiak, Homer High School… Continue reading

Photo by Cassidy Carroll 
Jessie Goodrich, left, and Lauren Kuhns, right, pose on Aug, 8, 2021, after swimming in the Change Your Latitude 10 km open ocean swim in Sitka. Goodrich is a Homer open ocean swimmer and Kuhns is a Homer woman attending Assumption College in Worchester, Massachusetts.

Sports in brief

This story has been updated to reflect the cancellations of Friday night’s volleyballs games versus Seward. Disc golf A disc golf tournament will be held… Continue reading

Photo by Cassidy Carroll 
Jessie Goodrich, left, and Lauren Kuhns, right, pose on Aug, 8, 2021, after swimming in the Change Your Latitude 10 km open ocean swim in Sitka. Goodrich is a Homer open ocean swimmer and Kuhns is a Homer woman attending Assumption College in Worchester, Massachusetts.
Lydia Jacoby, of United States, swims in a mixed 4x100-meter medley relay final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 31, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Jacoby and Team USA finish 5th in mixed medley

Jacoby finished 0.14 seconds under Monday’s gold medal time of 1:04.95.

Lydia Jacoby, of United States, swims in a mixed 4x100-meter medley relay final at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 31, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

Softball Homer 7, Houston 3 The host Homer softball team swept Houston on Wednesday to improve to 7-3 overall. The Mariners won the first game… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

Soccer Upcoming meets: 5 p.m. Thursday, May 13: Girls varsity vs. Houston, Homer High turf 5 p.m. Friday, May 14: Girls varsity vs. Redington (Senior… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

Soccer Upcoming meets: 3 p.m. Thursday, May 6: Homer junior varsity girls vs. Kenai, Kenai Central High School 5 p.m. Thursday, May 6: Homer varsity… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

USA/Softball is making arrangements for a summer fast pitch season and team for women ages 7-18. Please contact Hannah Zook at 541-852-1661 for further details.… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

USA/Softball is making arrangements for a summer fast pitch season and team for women ages 7-18. Please contact Hannah Zook at 541-852-1661 for further details.… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Practice continues for girls and boys soccer, baseball, softball and track and field. Wrestling The high school wrestling season resumed after a suspension… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Practice continues for girls and boys soccer, baseball, softball and track and field. Wrestling The high school wrestling season resumed after a suspension… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer's Sophie Ellison triggers a shot against Hutchison on Friday, March 26, 2021, at the Class 3A state basketball tournament at Colony High School in Alaska. (Photo by Tim Rockey/Frontiersman)

Kenai, Homer girls basketball finish with wins at state

By JEFF HELMINIAK Peninsula Clarion The Kenai Central and Homer girls basketball teams finished their seasons with consolation wins in the Class 3A state tournament… Continue reading

Homer's Sophie Ellison triggers a shot against Hutchison on Friday, March 26, 2021, at the Class 3A state basketball tournament at Colony High School in Alaska. (Photo by Tim Rockey/Frontiersman)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Sports in brief

Upcoming events Practice continues for girls and boys soccer, baseball, softball and track and field. Wrestling The high school wrestling season resumed after a suspension… Continue reading

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Longtime Homer boys soccer coach Warren Waldorf (top right) celebrates a third place win at the soccer state championship in 2014. (Photo by Kim Greer/courtesy Warren Waldorf)

Longtime boys soccer coach steps down

Former assistant coach Adam Diaz set to take over

Longtime Homer boys soccer coach Warren Waldorf (top right) celebrates a third place win at the soccer state championship in 2014. (Photo by Kim Greer/courtesy Warren Waldorf)
Lumen Christi's Brenden Gregory is mobbed by teammates after hitting the game-winning 3-pointer in the Peninsula Conference championship game against Ninilchik on Friday, March 19, 2021, at Soldotna High School in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion)
Lumen Christi's Brenden Gregory is mobbed by teammates after hitting the game-winning 3-pointer in the Peninsula Conference championship game against Ninilchik on Friday, March 19, 2021, at Soldotna High School in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion)
Homer’s Brenna McCarron (right) prepares to send the ball up the field under pressure from Soldotna’s Ryann Cannava during the girls championship game of the Peninsula Conference Soccer Tournament on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Spring sports seasons take shape

Wrestling will also take place this spring after being postponed

Homer’s Brenna McCarron (right) prepares to send the ball up the field under pressure from Soldotna’s Ryann Cannava during the girls championship game of the Peninsula Conference Soccer Tournament on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Houston's Hunter Jefferson and Homer's Clayton Beachy battle for the rebound Saturday, March 13, 2021, in the third-place game of the Southcentral Conference boys tournament at Kenai Central High School in Kenai, Alaska. (Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion)

Homer girls rally for 3rd place

The Homer girls basketball team remained eligible for the Class 3A state basketball tournament by defeating Redington 38-23 on Saturday in the third-place game of… Continue reading

Houston's Hunter Jefferson and Homer's Clayton Beachy battle for the rebound Saturday, March 13, 2021, in the third-place game of the Southcentral Conference boys tournament at Kenai Central High School in Kenai, Alaska. (Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion)
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