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 ...
The Soldotna girls hoops team got its senior night celebration off to a shaky start - with all five seniors on the team singing the national anthem - but by the end of Saturday night, the Stars were celebrating another victory.