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BASEBALL: Lefties tag Elks for 16 runs in big win

Port Angeles reached double digits in scoring for the second straight game, pounding out 12 hits, all but two of them singles,… Continue reading

GOLF COLUMN: SkyRidge celebrates its 15th anniversary

CONGRATULATIONS AND A hearty happy 15th anniversary to SkyRidge Golf Course in Sequim. SkyRidge will celebrate the milestone with a two-person modified Chapman format SkyRidge… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS: State football goes to RPI seeding

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association’s Executive Board voted Sunday to create committees to seed the 2018 state football field as well as several other changes… Continue reading

PREP BRIEFS: Port Townsend football coach Alex Heilig leaving

Port Townsend’s Alex Heilig has stepped down after two seasons as head football coach of the Redhawks. “It is with a heavy… Continue reading

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                                Lefties second baseman Trevor Rosenberg, left, tags out Victoria’s Trey Bigford on a steal attempt in the third inning on Thursday night at Port Angeles Civic Field.

PORT ANGELES LEFTIES: Lefties win league opener against Portland

The Lefties kept up their winning ways when it counted Friday, canning the Portland Pickles 3-2 in the official West Coast League regular… Continue reading

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                                Lefties second baseman Trevor Rosenberg, left, tags out Victoria’s Trey Bigford on a steal attempt in the third inning on Thursday night at Port Angeles Civic Field.

BASEBALL: Lefties new skipper, players, impress on opening night

IT WOULD BE foolish to extrapolate an overwhelming amount of meaning from one 15-minute postgame interview session with new Port Angeles Lefties manager Darren Westergard.… Continue reading

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Rain, wind should hold off until late morning

After 16 years, the finish line remains the best place to witness the North Olympic Discovery Marathon. As always, the marathon and… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Lefties rally for walkoff win in home opener

Port Angeles rallied from a 6-1 deficit in its second season home opener Thursday night at Civic Field, scoring the tying and… Continue reading

YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL ROUNDUP

Swains’ rallied from a six-run deficit in the bottom of the seventh inning to beat Local 155… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Sequim youth football camp; volleyball camp in PA; PAHS girls hoops camp

A Wolves Youth Football Camp will be held at the Sequim High School practice field on West… Continue reading

Fisheries and Oceans Canada A wide swath of the Canadian portion of the Strait of Juan de Fuca has been closed (in blue) to all recreational finfish fishing, including salmon, in an effort to protect Southern Resident Killer Whales.

OUTDOORS: Canada closes recreational fishing along much of its side of Strait of Juan de Fuca to protect orcas, chinook

IN ANOTHER BLOW to recreational fishing, Fisheries and Oceans Canada announced a complete closure of finfish fishing in the Canadian waters of the Strait of… Continue reading

Fisheries and Oceans Canada A wide swath of the Canadian portion of the Strait of Juan de Fuca has been closed (in blue) to all recreational finfish fishing, including salmon, in an effort to protect Southern Resident Killer Whales.

BASEBALL: A glance at the Lefties’ West Coast League opponents

The makeup of the Port Angeles Lefties 2018 roster is still a work in progress with some of the previously announced Port… Continue reading

GOLF: Local golfers made their mark at state

HIGH SCHOOL GOLF season wrapped up last week with players from Sequim, Port Angeles, Port Townsend and Chimacum competing in the Class 1A and 2A… Continue reading

STATE SOFTBALL: Port Angeles seniors leave lasting legacy

Port Angeles, and by extension the entire North Olympic Peninsula, should be proud of the entire Port Angeles softball team and particularly its… Continue reading

STATE 1B SOFTBALL: Quilcene finishes second

Quilcene returned to the Class 1B State Softball Tournament and did what the Rangers have done for the past six seasons — collect… Continue reading

STATE 2A SOFTBALL: Port Angeles goes 2-2 at State

Port Angeles’ stellar softball season ended a couple of wins shy of a top-four finish at the Class 2A state tournament Saturday at… Continue reading

STATE SOFTBALL: Port Angeles pounds Sedro-Woolley to open tournament

Freshman shortstop Jada Cargo drove in six runs, including a three-run home run to center field during Port Angeles 7-run fourth inning, as… Continue reading

STATE 2A SOFTBALL: Roughriders retool instead of rebuild with great results

A veritable 21-softball salute. Twenty one softballs flying off various bat barrels and over the fence during an early-season practice at the Dry… Continue reading

STATE GOLF: Sequim boys finish second at 2A tournament; Shea fifth in 2A girls tourney

The Sequim boys golf team finished second overall at the Class 2A State Golf Tournament at Columbia Point, the best finish by a… Continue reading