Weekly sports highlights

  • Kenai Central’s Maria Salzetti leads a group of racers up Kill Bill hill Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 21, 2017, at the Turkey Skate race on the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Joey Klecka/Peninsula Clarion)
  • The boys field of skiers take off onto the Turkey Skate race course Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 21, 2017 on the Tsalteshi Trails in Soldotna, Alaska. (Photo by Joey Klecka/Peninsula Clarion)

Upcoming events:

Homer High School

Hockey: The Homer High School hockey team will play Wasilla at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30 at the Kevin Bell Ice Area in Homer. The team plays Colony at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, and plays Palmer at noon on Saturday, Dec. 2. Both of those games are also at home.

Wrestling: The wrestling team will compete in a dual against Colony at 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30 at home in the Alice Witte Gymnasium. This is also Senior Night for the wrestlers. The team will then compete in the North South.

Cross-country skiing: The Nordic ski team will compete in the Mat-Su Invite on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 1-2 at the Government Peak Recreation Area.

In Review:

Homer High School

Cross-country skiing: The Homer Mariners Nordic ski team took to Tsalteshi Trails on Tuesday, Nov. 21 in their first race of the season, the Turkey Skate. Held in Soldotna, the race has been canceled several times in years past due to insufficient snow, but returned this year.

Homer’s Katia Holmes took third place for the girls in the 5.4-kilometer race with a time of 19 minutes, 50 seconds.

Girls: 1. Addison Gibson, Ken, 18:24; 2. Maria Salzetti, Ken, 19:33; 3. Katia Holmes, Hom, 19:50; 4. Kellie Arthur, Sol, 19:58; 5.Autumn Daigle, Hom, 20:15; 6. Sonora Martin, Sol, 20:25; 7. Zoe, Hom, 21:15; 8. Isabella Dammeyer, Sol, 21:40; 9. HannahDelker, Sol, 22:05; 10. Dareena Doyle, Ken, 22:14; 11. Selby Hill, Sol, 22:59; 12. Kealy Hendricks, Sol, 23:38; 13. MickinzieTicknor, Ken, 24:09; 14. Sophie Thomas, Sol, 24:12; 15. Erika Arthur, Sol, 24:20; 16. Kyaran Matturro, Ken, 24:37; 17. Ellie,Hom, 26:42; 18. McKenna Palmer, Ken, 29:08; 19. Libby Fabich, Hom, 30:22.

Boys: 1. Karl Danielson, 15.44, Ken; 2. John-Mark Pothast, 15.45, Sol; 3. Joshua Shuler, 17.3, Sol; 4. Bradley Walters, 17.44, Sol; 5. Austen Eriksson, 17.55, Sol; 6. Jode Sparks, 17.57, Sol; 7. Denver Waclawski, 18.19, Ho; 8. Joseph Dammeyer, 19.04, Sol; 9. Tristan Summers, 19.52, Ken; 10. Andy Super, 20.01, Hom; 11. Tyler Neill, 20.13, Sol; 12. Joshua Foster, 20.13, Ken; 13. Darius Martin, 20.38, Sol; 14. Ben Wilson, 20.5, Sol; 15. Dylan Hogue, 20.52, Sol; 16. Kyler Pritchet, 20.56, Sol; 17. Billy Morrow, 21.18, Ken; 18. Hunter Beck, 24.58, Ken; 19. Gavin Wallis, 34.46, Nikiski; 20. Ancel Chandler, 37.55, Hom.

Other sports

Homer City Basketball League standings

Week 6

1. Bay Welding 7-0

2. Best Western 5-2

3. The Splash Bros 4-2

4. The K-12 4-3

5. Alaska Bible Institute 3-4

6. The Titans 1-6

7. Kachemak Gear Shed 0-7

*League Scoring Leaders (points per game)

Heath Johnson 24.3 , Austin McAvoy 22.1

Week 7 Standings

1. Bay Welding 7-1

2. Best Western 6-3

3. Splash Bros 5-2

4. K-12 5-3

5. Alaska Bible Institute 3-5

6. The Titans 2-6

7. Kachemak Gear Shed 0-8

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