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Homer softball takes bronze at state

...bronze. "The girls showed an incredible amount of heart, and I couldn't have asked for better," said Homer coach Bill Bell.Seniors Maggie LaRue and Kyla Pitzman were both named to the All-Tournament team, and the entire team was also presented...
Mariners chase elusive state softball title

...Mariners have only the one state crown to show for it at the end of the year. In the nine long years since Homer coach Bill Bell last guided his Mariners to a state championship, the allure of doing it again has been a constant tickle in his mind...
Softball preview: Every game will be vitally important in NLC pitch."It's an amazing opportunity to have."There must be something to that philosophy, because Homer coach Bill Bell, whose squad has made state 13 of the past 14 years, echoes the sentiment.The Mariners have finished in the top three...
Homer takes 3rd at state softball

...You know, the way our season started off, to go from 0-13 to third at state is satisfying," said Homer coach Bill Bell. "We can't wait for next year." Homer finished third for the second consecutive year. In a double-elimination...
Homer softball tops Soldotna, clinches state berth

...Lights Conference with 6-2 records. Since the Bears and Mariners split this season in conference play, Homer coach Bill Bell said the NLC's top seed at state will likely come down to a coin flip.Had Homer lost Wednesday, it would have left...
Season softball preview

...started there," said Homer coach Bill Bell, who realized that without a soccer...Peninsula team:HOMER MARINERSCoach Bill Bell can usually rely on bringing a stout...had some good pitchers, and even (Bill Bell) said he's shocked we've hit...
SoHi softball tops Kenai

...added another double that brought in Boegler and Jazmyn Nedzwecky, resulting in a 5-1 lead for the Kings. Homer coach Bill Bell said he thought Thursday's opening game was the best his squad had played all year, but one bad inning led to a land...
Homer softball team ready for state

...the defending large-schools state champion), as well as the traditionally strong teams from Southeast. Homer coach Bill Bell originally set up the tough schedule in the opening month of action, hoping to sharpen and fine-tune his squad...
Setting the pace: Homer softball has only missed state tournament 1 time

The Homer softball program has things so figured out that when coach Bill Bell jokes that his squad was practicing Friday in XTRATUF boots with cleats, one almost believes him. "You don't buy that, huh...
SoHi, Homer get softball wins

...sole run in the 4th inning. "We started a little slow, and began picking it up in second inning," said Homer coach Bill Bell. "Once we started hitting we couldn't stop." Skyview's Demery Garrett was 1-for-2, Molly Hughes went 2-for-2...


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