05/10/16 - 10:42pm
The Homer softball team defeated Soldotna 15-4 in five innings Tuesday at the Soldotna Little League fields in a battle of Northern Lights Conference unbeatens.
The Mariners move to 6-5 overall and 3-0 in the league, while SoHi falls to 5-4 overall and 3-1 in the league.
The Stars jump right back into league play today when they travel to face rival Kenai at 6 p.m. Homer travels to the Matanuska-Susitna valleys for nonconference games this weekend.
“We knew it would be a pretty close game,” Homer coach Bill Bell said. “We watched (Soldotna) up in Anchorage.