Kenai River Brown Bears goaltender Marcus Zelzer likes to tell the story of getting traded to Alaska in mid-January and expecting to step off the plane and be greeted by brutal wind and cold only to be greeted by rain.
Snow. Rain. Wind. Temperatures below freezing. It was a state track meet few will soon forget Friday and Saturday at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks. "The weather was unbelievable," Soldotna coach Pat Nolden said.
It may not have been the way they wanted to finish, but the Soldotna girls soccer team is still going to the state tournament after losing to Colony 2-1 in the championship game of the Northern Lights Conference tournament on Saturday at the Kenai Soccer Complex.
Colony will head into state as the t...
Homer softball wins 1 of 4
The host Homer softball team lost to East 14-0 and 10-1 on Friday before losing to Service 14-13 before beating the Cougars 15-6 on Saturday.
Friday's first game went four innings. The Mariners got just one hit in the game.
The Kenai Central girls soccer team missed out on an opportunity to qualify for the state tournament Friday at the Kenai Soccer Complex. However, not all is lost, because the Kards still have a shot at a state berth on Saturday.