After winning a pair of Northern Lights Conference wrestling titles on Saturday, Ellery and Paul Steffensen will now attempt to become one of the only pairs of brothers to win a state championship on the same day.
The thrill of competition never gets old for many athletes, and for Soldotna's Andy Liebner, the push to prove himself against some of the world's best cross-country skiers has been a lifelong objective.
Tsalteshi Trails will host the Kenai Peninsula Borough Nordic Ski Championships today and Saturday.
Today will be an interval freestyle. The varsity girls do an eight-kilometer race at 2 p.m., while the varsity boys do a 10-kilometer freestyle at 3 p.m.
The Bartlett basketball team will not be traveling to the Peninsula this weekend. That means the game against Soldotna on Friday and the game against Kenai on Saturday is canceled.
The Grace Christian boys play at Kenai today at 6 p.m.
The Soldotna hockey team is a poster child for the parity that is the North Star Conference this season.
The No. 3 seed Stars (6-4 NSC) swept top seed Wasilla (7-2-1) but were swept by No. 2 seed Colony (7-2-1).
SoHi lost a nonconference game to No.
The Cook Inlet Academy girls edged the visiting Unalakleet Wolfpack 38-36 Tuesday evening at CIA. Nicole Moffis led all players with 19 points - half of her team's scoring - while teammate Ashley Hammond added eight.
Kenai River Brown Bears forward Alec Butcher verbally committed to Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., Monday, becoming the second player on the team to earn a Division I commitment this season.