PALMER — Any hope of a trip to the state tournament for the Palmer Moose disappeared with a tough loss to Soldotna during the first round of the Northern Lights Conference tournament Thursday. But even though the Moose had no shot at qualifying for the state tourney, Palmer still had one last game...
When March Madness rolls around, an upset is usually lurking somewhere, and Wednesday afternoon at Skyview High School, it was the sixth-seeded Seldovia girls toppling the third-seeded Lumen Christi girls 56-47 in overtime.
The phrase that most basketball coaches love to hear - "Everyone starts at zero and zero" - will be the motivating force behind every prep hoops team this weekend at the Southcentral Conference tournament.
A number of Peninsula skiers made the trip north to participate in the Tour of Anchorage on Sunday.
Due to a lack of snow, the race was shortened from its normal 50-, 40- and 25-kilomter distances to 26K and 19K.
The host Wenatchee (Wash.) Wild completed a three-game sweep of the Kenai River Brown Bears on Sunday with a 4-3 overtime win in front of 2,579.
The Bears lost for the fourth straight outing, but snapped a skid of three games without a point.
"It was a good game for us considering the way we played ...