It took three overtimes and 40 years, but the Kenai Peninsula Hockey Association has finally won a Pacific District Tournament.
The breakthrough was provided by KPHA's Under-14 Tier II girls comp team March 8 in San Jose, California.
The Seldovia boys had several strong opportunities to seal a quarterfinal victory over Manokotak in the final minute of regulation Monday at the Sullivan Arena. Instead, the final seconds developed into a frenzied scene of near misses.
The Kenai River Brown Bears served notice this weekend that they will not be packing it in for the season. The Bears earned a split, losing 2-1 on Friday and winning 1-0 on Saturday, in Minot, North Dakota, against the Minotauros.
Nikiski girls coach Scott Anderson and Cook Inlet Academy girls coach Kenny Leaf earned Coach of the Year honors in Alaska Roof Coatings/Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches All-State voting announced Saturday.