Soldotna staved off the threat of losing a clean sweep to Nikiski with a late rally in a nonconference volleyball match Tuesday night at Soldotna High School.
The Stars won 3-0 with scores of 25-16, 25-11 and 25-23 to improve to 2-0 overall.
The Soldotna swimming and diving team led Peninsula teams at the Homer Invitational on Friday and Saturday.
In the girls competition, the Stars were runner-up to Kodiak, finishing with 76 points to Kodiak's 88.
Facing a third-down situation against Nikiski with 45 seconds left and the victory essentially locked up, Eielson running back Anthony Griffith took the ball on a sweep play to the right and ran 36 yards into the record books Saturday afternoon at Nikiski High School.
Griffith, a senior at Ben Eiels...