The host Soldotna softball team notched an 8-7 comeback victory in five innings in nonconference play Friday. It was the first game of the season for the Stars. "For the first game of the year, we played a great game," SoHi coach Kelli Knoebel said.
Homer and Eagle River soccer played to a 1-1 tie in nonconference play Saturday in Homer.
"We had such a good time today, we started talking about Eagle River visiting Homer in the spring every year," Homer coach Warren Waldorf wrote in an email.
As the 2015 Peninsula Oilers baseball roster is nearly complete, the O's are excited to announce the addition of right-handed pitcher Cory Abbott, a freshman from San Diego. Cory is joining the 2015 Oilers from Loyola Marymount.
There are two state spots up for grabs at this year's Northern Lights Conference baseball tournament, and with 10 games on the schedule for each of the eight teams, it doesn't leave a lot of room for ball teams to be tagged out.
A pair of diamond contests that had been scheduled for this week have been postponed. Homer and Soldotna were supposed to play softball Tuesday. The game will be rescheduled, but there is no firm date yet.