A number of folks in the past week have come up to me with incredulous looks on their faces. My first assumption is these poor souls have developed a case of the shanks, snipe hooks, worm-burners, or some other golfing calamity.
Having a home-opening series in the midst of a nice autumn weekend against the loaded and experienced Fairbanks Ice Dogs was not ideal for the Kenai River Brown Bears, but it paid dividends Wednesday.
The Bears opened the North American Hockey League Showcase with a 4-2 victory over the Lone Star (T...
Skyview's volleyball game with Seward on Friday in Seward has had a change of schedule.
The varsity game was planned to start 5:30 p.m. but has since been moved one hour later to 6:30 p.m. on Friday. The C-team match will start things off at 4 p.m.
Both the Soldotna and Kenai Central volleyball teams needed a victory against their rival Tuesday at Kenai to get over losing two games to Kodiak and get ready for a big trip to the Matanuska-Susitna valleys.
The Fairbanks Ice Dogs started the season by taking a pair of games from the Kenai River Brown Bears on Friday and Saturday at the Soldotna Sports Center in North American Hockey League play. Friday, the Dogs notched a 5-1 victory in front of 661 fans.
Soldotna quarterback Colton Young pulled a "Johnny Football" on Saturday with six touchdowns - four passing and two rushing - in a 63-0 beatdown against the Kodiak Bears that further established SoHi's dominant position in the medium-schools division.
The Kenai Central boys and Homer girls cross-country teams recorded victories Friday at the Frank Dieckgraeff Invitational in Seward, with Kenai's Allie Ostrander and Kodiak's Levi Thomet picking up dominant individual wins.