West hockey tops Homer

The Homer hockey team lost a 4-3 game to host West on Thursday at Ben Boeke Arena in Anchorage.

Ilya Turchaninov had two goals for West, including a tally that put the Eagles up 4-1 early in the second period.

Konstantin Reutov and Tommy Bowe scored to tighten up the game in the third. Reutov also had Homer’s first goal.

Markian Polushkin had 36 saves for Homer, Joe Chekan stopped 15 for West.

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