The Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks held off the Peninsula Oilers for a 7-6 Alaska Baseball League victory Wednesday at Growden Memorial Park in Fairbanks.
The loss tightens up the American League standings.
The Memorial Golf Tournament is an important event at the Kenai Golf Course. This is a time when we pause to honor and remember those who have been an important part of our golf course. It was fun to retell old stories this past week.
Soldotna graduate Paige Blackburn competed at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships at Eugene, Oregon, at historic Hayward Field on Friday.
Blackburn threw the javelin 165 feet, 11 inches, to place 14th.
The Peninsula Oilers opened up a six-game, five-day road trip in Fairbanks by dropping a 7-6 decision to the Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks on Sunday in Alaska Baseball League action.
The Oilers, who face the Panners in a 5 p.m.