MileSplit, which bills itself as the premier website for high school cross-country and track and field, will use the story of Kenai Central senior and running standout Allie Ostrander to launch a series of videos chronicling elite athletes.
Kenai Central graduate Taylor Ostrander finished 64th at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships in Mason, Ohio, on Saturday.
Ostrander, a junior at Willamette University, covered the six-kilometer course in 22 minutes, 56.8 seconds.
The Soldotna hockey team won the End of the Road Shootout by defeating Homer 3-1 on Saturday in Homer. The two teams had split two earlier meetings, but the Stars (5-2 overall) took control Saturday by going up 3-0 heading into the third period.
The hot Wenatchee (Washington) Wild notched a sweep of the Kenai River Brown Bears on Friday and Saturday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex. The Wild, winners of four straight, finished up the sweep with a 4-0 victory in front of 954 on Saturday.
Staff report The Soldotna and Homer hockey teams set up a title match in the End of the Road Shootout by winning games Friday in Homer. The Stars took down Bartlett 2-1 to improve to 4-2 on the season.
The Soldotna and Homer hockey teams started the End of the Road Shootout with Thursday victories in Homer.
The Stars, getting a hat trick from Ethan Brown, registered a 9-6 win over Houston, while Homer overcame Bartlett 6-1.
Consistency remains a word that consistently comes up when talking to Kenai River Brown Bears coach Geoff Beauparlant.
As the Bears get set to host the Wenatchee (Washington) Wild today and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.