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Dimond stifles Kenai hoops

...I think it's just great for us to get the opportunity to come down here and play. Good coaches win games but great coaches give kids chances to play."The loss drops Kenai to a 4-3 season record.Young, a 1984 Kenai graduate, said...
Soldotna dominates Skyview in homecoming game

...pleasantries, an indication of the respect the two schools have garnered for each other over the years. "Galen's a great coach, and we're developing a friendship there," Finley said. "He's a friend, and I want to coach with my friends...
CIA soccer looking to cap unbeaten season

...girl score. We have some freakishly athletic girls."Junior striker Madison Orth is one of them."Coach Leaf is a great coach, and we scrimmage a lot in practice, like practicing actual game situations instead of just drills," Orth said...
SoHi girls, boys notch victories on opening day of NLC tourney us a pretty cool opportunity, and we can have a great game with Colony," he said. "Colony is a great team, great coaches, great kids, great program, but it's one game. If we play like we did today, we'll get them." Colony girls...
Season outlook 2011: Kenai Central leads area cross-country teams

...said of Grace. "They don't play football, they don't swim. They run. They've got a great feeder program, great coaches and great parental support."That equals all of the good stuff."The following is a closer look at the Peninsula's...
Saints win Pop Warner title

...But it's more than just playing football that goes into a successful Pop Warner season, Cockroft said. The great coaches, players and parents on the team made the championship possible, he said. "It takes teamwork on the field but it...
Running strong

...the people around you." Having a coach who keeps an eye on your well-being probably helps, too. "Jay's just a great coach. He just wants you to be the best at the end of your four years and he keeps long-term goals in sight which is really...
Kenai girls edge SkyHi

...Kenai, while Daniel Gustkey had 12 and Nate Byrd added 11. "It's pick your poison," Goodwin said. "As a lot of great coaches have said, it's easier to deal with a star than it is five good teammates. That's what Kenai is. They share...
Homer girls, SoHi boys win borough championships

...Soldotna held a different opinion."It felt awesome, it was a lot of fun," Michael said. "Waxing for me was great, coaches did a great job, conditions were fast."Of course, he did win his race in 18:21, edging out teammate Dillon...
Looking for reign, not rain : Prep cross country athletes look to bring titles back to peninsula

...favorite to repeat. "Grace will always be the toughest," Marshall said. "They have a really great program, a great coach and they have a big school. "It's not just the school size. They have a real culture of running at Grace." Both...


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