Michael Carman

GIRLS SOCCER: Port Angeles shows off quality in win over rival Sequim

Port Angeles showed off its offensive quality and held Sequim off the scoreboard in a 3-0 Rainshadow Rumble girls soccer victory Saturday. “I… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL: Sequim’s second-half surge edges Forks (With video highlights)

Fueled by three-second half touchdown passes by senior quarterback Riley Cowan, Sequim rallied from a 16-0 halftime deficit to edge Forks 20-16 Friday… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Port Townsend comeback falls short, Neah Bay doubles up Taholah

The Redhawks spotted the Buccaneers a 24-point lead early in the first half before Port Townsend launched a comeback… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Sequim volleyball spikes Port Angeles; Quilcene sweeps Port Townsend

The Sequim Wolves started their league season with a win, beating North Olympic Peninsula rival Port Angeles at home 25-15,… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL UPDATE: Sequim rallies from big deficit to beat Forks (With video highlights)

Sequim senior Riley Cowan sparked a second-half comeback with three touchdown passes and a number of fleet-footed QB scrambles and keepers as the… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Silvers aplenty off Sekiu

SCHOOL IS IN session and the classroom is the Strait of Juan de Fuca and Hood Canal for coho. Sekiu has been the hot spot.… Continue reading

TRAIL RUNNING: GOAT Run runners test their mettle Saturday

The Great Olympic Adventure Trail (GOAT) Run featuring a trail-bound 50-kilometer ultra-marathon, marathon and half-marathon traversing Kelly Ridge between… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL PICKS: Forks-Sequim is a must-see matchup

A clash of styles awaits tonight as Sequim hosts Forks in the prep football game of the week and maybe the season. A… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: No razor digs at Kalaloch this year, possibility exists in 2019

KALALOCH BEACH WASN’T included on a tentative schedule of fall razor clam digs announced by the state Department of Fish and Wildlife this week. The… Continue reading

WOMEN’S SOCCER: Peninsula shuts out Spokane for first win of season

Peninsula broke through for two first-half goals and knocked off perennial NWAC Eastern Region power Spokane… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Olympic Peninsula Rowing Association members come home with medals

Olympic Peninsula Rowing Association members Sean Halberg and Ivana Bacanovic raced in the USRowing Masters National Championship… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL: Forks holds Port Angeles in check

It wasn’t perfect or even pretty, but Forks was fierce defensively in a season-opening 28-8 win over Port Angeles, limiting the Roughriders to… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Freshman QB plays well for Port Townsend; Sequim’s Cowan sets school passing record and other action

Coupeville’s Sean Toomey-Stout hurt Port Townsend in all three aspects of the game, racking up yardage in the run game, nearly returning… Continue reading

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                                Port Townsend’s Dylan Tracer tries to gain extra inches after being tackled by Coupville’s Sean Toomey-Stout during first half action of a game played in Memorial Field in Port Townsend on Friday.

PREP FOOTBALL UPDATE: Forks holds down Port Angeles; Cowan sets career passing yardage record for Sequim in big win; Port Townsend upended at home

Forks’ running game produced two 100-yard ball carriers as the Spartans ran over Port Angeles 28-8 Friday night at Spartan Stadium as the… Continue reading

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                                Port Townsend’s Dylan Tracer tries to gain extra inches after being tackled by Coupville’s Sean Toomey-Stout during first half action of a game played in Memorial Field in Port Townsend on Friday.

OUTDOORS: Silvers running off Sekiu, in Hood Canal

SILVERS ARE RUNNING in the Strait of Juan de Fuca and on down to Hood Canal, so it’s time to rig the Coho Killers and… Continue reading

SPORTS BRIEFS: Super Cup soccer derby Saturday; Troll run delayed; Sequim Pickleball tourney in September

Though some of the smoke from British Columbia’s wildfires that once blanketed the Olympic Peninsula in… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL PICKS: Port Angeles-Forks matchup highlights first edition of Friday night lights

A town, a team, a dream. The season kicks off tonight for prep football teams on the North Olympic Peninsula all of them… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: License fee increase a virtual lock

STATE FISH AND Wildlife Commission members are now putting forth a proposed 15 percent increase in fishing and hunting license fees while attempting to rein… Continue reading

PREP GIRLS SOCCER PREVIEW: Riders, Wolves aim for playoffs

What can the Port Angeles Roughriders girls soccer team do as an encore to last season’s march to a school-record tying 13… Continue reading