Pierre LaBossiere

PREP ROUNDUP: Sequim softball puts a scare into Port Angeles

Sequim gave league-leading Port Angeles all it could handle in a heavy rainstorm at the Billy Whiteshoes Memorial Park, but the Roughriders… Continue reading

 

NW CUP: Over 500 riders battle gravity and the mud

More than 500 downhill mountain bikers from the Pacific Northwest, Canada, California, New Mexico and as far away as Vermont descended on… Continue reading

 

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Aubry Botkin, Port Townsend track and field

Port Townsend’s Aubry Botkin was a double winner at this past weekend’s Port Townsend’s home track meetin. Botkin won both the 100-meter hurdles and the… Continue reading

 

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Group running to bring water to those who have none

We all take our water for granted in America. In much of the world, the fight for clean and safe water is… Continue reading

PREP TRACK: Forks boys, PA girls win at Forks Lions Club Invite

Dominating the field events and getting three first-place finishes from Cole Baysinger, the Forks boys won the Forks Lions Club Invitational meet, edging… Continue reading

PREP TRACK: Port Townsend, Port Angeles girls rack up plenty of firsts

Port Townsend picked up eight first-place finishes in a home track meet with North Kitsap and Klahowya. The Redhawks’ Aubry Botkin and… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Forks softball sweeps a pair in the wind

The Forks softball girls showed no rust after a long spring break layoff, surviving howling winds on Whidbey Island to sweep a pair… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Sequim boys, girls remain unbeaten in golf

Sequim’s boys golf team stayed unbeaten after knocking off Bremerton on the Olympic Course at Gold Mountain 249 strokes to 291. “Although we… Continue reading

ALL-PENINSULA WRESTLING MVP: Forks’ Lucas repeats as state champ and MVP

After winning the state wrestling championship for the second straight year, all Forks’ Josue Lucas could think about was … eating. One of… Continue reading

ALL PENINSULA WRESTLING TEAM: Forks grapplers honored for efforts

Forks, with eight state medalists, dominates the All-Peninsula Wrestling Team, with one exception, a very solid girls’ wrestler from Sequim. Forks wrestlers… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Chimacum pitchers two-hit Port Townsend

Chimacum’s Matthew Bainbridge had a monster game and a trio of Cowboys pitchers held Port Townsend to two hits in a 12-1… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Ben Schneider, Port Angeles soccer

Port Angeles’ Ben Schneider has been battling a sore hip this season, but that didn’t stop him from scoring two goals Saturday in a friendly… Continue reading

About 25 kids on eighth-grade and U-18 squads from Luxembourg played in the Port Angeles Parks and Rec April Fool’sDay Tournament this weekend. Port Angeles High School coach Kasey Ulin (fourth from right, middle row), who playedprofessionally in Luxembourg, and his wife Bracey coached these kids in Luxembourg and helped make arrangements tobring them to Port Angeles to play. (Dave Logan /for Peninsula Daily News)

YOUTH BASKETBALL: Luxembourg teams compete in Port Angeles tourney

They came 5,000 miles to Port Angeles for the sights amd cuisine, but most of all for the basketball. And they walked… Continue reading

About 25 kids on eighth-grade and U-18 squads from Luxembourg played in the Port Angeles Parks and Rec April Fool’sDay Tournament this weekend. Port Angeles High School coach Kasey Ulin (fourth from right, middle row), who playedprofessionally in Luxembourg, and his wife Bracey coached these kids in Luxembourg and helped make arrangements tobring them to Port Angeles to play. (Dave Logan /for Peninsula Daily News)

SPORTS BRIEFS: Storm King, Crosscutters to hold tryouts

The Olympic Crosscutters American Legion Single A Division baseball team will hold tryouts to expand its team for… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: April Fools’ results; tickets still available for Hall of Fame dinner

Port Angeles teams won in the fifth-grade and high school divisions in the Port Angeles April Fools’… Continue reading

BOYS SOCCER: Roughriders, Wolves duel to a high-scoring draw

Don’t tell these kids it was just a “friendly.” Port Angeles and Sequim, two of the better teams in the Olympic League… Continue reading

MEET THE 2018 LEFTIES: Lefties announce first six signees for upcoming season

Editor’s Note: Over the next several weeks, the Peninsula Daily News will feature profiles of the 2018 Lefties’ players. This is the first installment. PORT… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEF: Registration now open for Sept. 8 GOAT run

Registration is now open for the Great Olympic Adventure Trail run being held Sept. 8. New events at this year’s races will… Continue reading

SPORTS BRIEFS: PA’s Jake Anstett wins Rogers Invitational motorcross

Jake Anstett of Port Angeles won the checkered flag and a $1,500 crash prize at the Rogers… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Colton McGuffey, Port Angeles baseball

Port Angeles’ Colton McGuffey did it all for the Roughriders’ baseball team in an 8-1 win Thursday over North Mason. On the mound, McGuffey pitched… Continue reading