The American Legion Twins are down, but not out.
After falling in a 4-3 walkoff loss to South on Tuesday's opening day of the Legion State tournament in Anchorage, the Twins were facing the threat of elimination Wednesday morning at Mulcahy Field.
On and off the track, Kenai's Taylor Ostrander has the stats to dazzle.
The 2012 Kenai Central graduate was chosen for the 2014-15 NCAA Division III All-Academic Track and Field team. With a grade point average of 3.
The Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks defeated the Peninsula Oilers 6-1 on Tuesday at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai in a game that the Oilers placed under protest due to a disputed call in the bottom of the seventh inning.
With three events remaining in the Atigun Cup - a season-long points race which encompasses eight golf tournaments - Greg Harrington and Jesse Wade have taken commanding leads. In the Gross Division, Harrington has 70 points.
The Peninsula Oilers survived a late comeback attempt by the host Chugiak Chinooks to pick up a 5-4 Alaska Baseball League victory in 10 innings Tuesday. That most likely concludes the road portion of the Oilers regular-season slate.
Football and cross-country running practice will begin Wednesday for Soldotna High School. Football will practice will be from 8 a.m. to noon, while cross-country practice will start at 3 p.m.
On Aug. 5, volleyball and swimming begin.