The Kenai Peninsula Racing Lions - Circle Track Division hosted racing at Twin Cities Raceway on Saturday. The results follow:
Heat 1 - 1. Dean DeVaney; 2. Jimmie Hale; 3. Dean Scroggins; 4. Alex Schwochert; 5. Lucas Barkman; 6.
There will be a summer running camp for those ages 7 to 11 starting Thursday at the Skyview track from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The camp will continue at that time and place Friday, Saturday, Monday, July 29 and July 30.
As Oilers play-by-play man Dan Gensel said several times during the broadcast of the Alaska Baseball League All-Star game Sunday, the reason the Oilers are in last place in the American League is because they have a hard time driving in runs.
In the weeks since the school year finished up and in the dog days of summer that have taken hold of Southcentral Alaska, a Midwestern transplant that finds himself 3,500 miles away from home is thriving on the mound.
With a state tournament berth on the line, the Legion AA Twins needed a big day Saturday against Bartlett. They got one en route to sweeping the Bears in a league doubleheader at Coral Seymour Memorial Park in Kenai and clinching a state playoff spot.
John-Mark Pothast and Leah Kiviat were the winners at the Salmon Cycle Series #2, held Thursday at Tsalteshi Trails.
Pothast was the first finisher in the race, finishing the 10-kilometer course in 21 minutes, 7 seconds.
The Peninsula Oilers went 0-2 at the Alaska Scouts Showcase at Mulcahy Field in Anchorage on Friday and Saturday, falling to the Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks 7-4 on Friday and the Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks 7-1 on Saturday.
The Peninsula Oilers got their Scouting Showcase weekend off to a slow start, losing to the Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks 7-4 Friday afternoon at Mulcahy Stadium in Anchorage.
The Oilers (9-17, 18-19-2 overall) outhit the Chinooks 12-10, but Chugiak scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning ...