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Homer punches ticket to state finals with win

October 12th 11:39 am

Noah Fisk and Joe Ravin both came up with impressive scoring plays in the final seven minutes of play and helped power Homer to a resounding 33-21 victory over Eielson in the semifinal round of the Division III state football playoffs.

Daigle sprints to state XC title

October 5th 4:15 pm

ANCHORAGE - For the first 4.9 kilometers of Saturday's Alaska State Cross-Country Championships, Seward High School senior Ruby Lindquist pushed herself unmercifully and looked as if she was about to turn in the race of her life. Funny thing happened on the [...]

Mariners to face defending champs in state semifinals

October 5th 4:01 pm

The Homer Mariners will be hoping to add a double-dose of history to the books this weekend when they face off against two-time defending state champion Eielson in the Division III state semifinals. The two teams are scheduled to face off beginning at 2 p.m. [...]

Mariners roll over Seward in Peninsula Conference opener

September 14th 7:05 pm

SEWARD - Homer head coach Walter Love didn't think his team's overall offensive performance Saturday on a muddy Steinbrecher Field in Seward was a work of art. In fact, he wasn't overly thrilled with the team's 45-0 victory over rival Seward in their [...]

Davis, Fasulo dominate Dieckgraeff Invitational

September 14th 6:06 pm

SEWARD - Jacob Davis and Luciano Fasulo made one thing apparent at the Frank Dieckgraeff Invitational on Friday afternoon — the Homer Mariners should have a pretty good odds at qualifying for the upcoming Class 1A-2A-3A State Cross Country Meet. [...]

Daigle, Moseley lead Lady M's to win in Seward

September 14th 5:50 pm

SEWARD - Autumn Daigle headed into the Frank Dieckgraeff Invitational on Friday looking to prove to herself that only a week after fighting off strep, she could match Seward's Ruby Lindquist step for step on the course country course. Consider that mission [...]

Nikolaevsk, Voznesenka runners shine at Frank Dieckgraeff Invite

September 14th 5:47 pm

Elizabeth Fefelov, Justina Fefelov and Isabelle Hickman all turned plenty of heads on Friday en route to giving the Nikolaevsk Lady Warriors three of the top four finishers at the junior varsity division at the Frank Dieckgraeff Invitational in Seward.

Relay teams score big at home

September 14th 5:32 pm

Warren Spencer claimed a bronze medal and the 200- and 400-yard medley relay teams both turned in solid performances on Saturday and led the Homer Mariners to a fifth-place finish in the boys' division at the 2017 Homer Invitational. In all, eight teams from [...]

Anderson leads Mariner JV team to third in Seward

September 14th 5:31 pm

SEWARD - Ethan Anderson raced his way to sixth in the individual standings and helped carry the Homer High School junior varsity team to third in the team standings at the 2017 Frank Dieckgraeff Invitational Meet.

Story, Brown lead Lady M's to 4th at home meet

September 14th 5:27 pm

Madison Story notched a pair of victories on Saturday and helped carry the Homer High School swim team to a fourth-place finish at the 2017 Homer Invitational Swim Meet. The Lady Mariners rolled up 45 points in the meet, which featured 14 boys' and girls' [...]

Thankfully, Harvey didn't hit our home

September 7th 3:28 pm

I won't lie to you, She-Who-Must-Not-Be-Made-Mad was sitting on pins and needles last week as she stood on the ground and looked up at me. First, and probably the largest of her fears, was seeing me on the roof. To say the least, my "construction [...]

Mariners ready for conference play with rout

September 7th 2:56 pm

The Homer High School Mariners were on a mission Friday evening when they stepped onto the field in Ketchikan. Not only did the Mariners want to win their third straight game, they wanted to send a clear message to the rest of the Peninsula Conference teams [...]

Davis, Mariners run to titles in Kodiak

September 7th 2:54 pm

Jacob Davis and Luciano Fasulo raced to a 1-3 finish this past Saturday and helped the Homer Mariners edge out Kodiak for the top spot in the team standings at the 2017 Kodiak Invitational.

Shumaker, Faulkner sprint to wins at Homer Triathlon

September 7th 2:45 pm

More than 100 athletes spent Saturday of the holiday weekend laboring in the pool and on local roads, hills and trails in the annual Homer Mariner Triathlon. This year's field was the largest in recent memory and featured competitors from ages 9 to 62 hailing [...]

Lady M's shine in Kodiak

September 7th 2:44 pm

Autumn Daigle, Brooke Miller and Alex Moseley gave the Homer Lady Mariners plenty of bragging rights on Saturday afternoon when they posted a 1-2-3 finish and helped power the Lady Mariners to the Kodiak Invitational championship. Homer easily won the team [...]

Voznesenka falls to Nikiski, 40-18

September 7th 2:44 pm

The Voznesenka Cougars suffered a tough 40-18 loss to the Nikiski Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon in Peninsula Conference action.

Croft leads Mariners to 66-0 rout of Bucs

August 31st 6:51 pm

Teddy Croft tossed four touchdown passes and the Homer special teams returned two punts and a kickoff for scores en route to powering the Mariners to a staggering 66-0 victory over the Valdez Buccaneers on Saturday at Mariner Field. With the victory, Homer [...]

Rams claim 26-0 win over Voznesenka

August 31st 6:50 pm

The Monroe Catholic Rams turned two third-quarter turnovers into touchdowns on Saturday and claimed a tough 26-0 victory over the Voznesenka Cougars in non-conference Division III football action. With the loss, Voznesenka kicked off its 2017 schedule at 0-1. [...]

Davis, Fasulo carry M's to 9th at Bartlett

August 31st 6:48 pm

Jacob Davis and Luciano Fasulo both sprinted their way to top 25 finishes on Saturday in Anchorage and helped spur the Homer Mariners to ninth at the 2017 Bartlett State Preview meet. More than 35 teams from throughout the state competed in the 5-kilometer race.

Daigle shatters PR mark en route to 14th at Bartlett

August 31st 6:45 pm

Autumn Daigle wrote an impressive new chapter in her high school cross country career on Saturday. The Homer High School standout shattered her personal-best mark at the Bartlett State Preview meet and helped power the Lady Mariners to a sixth-place finish [...]

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