Pierre LaBossiere

<strong>Lonnie Archibald</strong>/for Peninsula Daily News
                                Kasey Ulin, Forks player from 1996 to 2000 and now the head coach at Port Angeles High School, accepts his plaque as a member of the Forks athletics Hall of Fame on Friday.

PREP SPORTS: Forks’ Kasey Ulin inducted into school’s athletics Hall of Fame

Kasey Ulin went a long way away. But, he made a short trip back to receive an honor as a member of the… Continue reading

<strong>Lonnie Archibald</strong>/for Peninsula Daily News
                                Kasey Ulin, Forks player from 1996 to 2000 and now the head coach at Port Angeles High School, accepts his plaque as a member of the Forks athletics Hall of Fame on Friday.

PREP BASKETBALL: Quilcene girls stay alive in postseason

In a do-or-die situation in the Sea-Tac 1B Basketball Tournament, the Quilcene girls took care of business, walloping Pope John Paul II 48-9… Continue reading

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Port Townsend’s Jaz Apker-Montoya and Clallam Bay’s Ryan McCoy

It appeared that Jaz Apker-Montoya’s season for the Port Townsend girls basketball team could have ended last month when she sustained a concussion. She missed… Continue reading

Pierre LaBossiere Column: Here’s your North Olympic Peninsula hoops playoff primer

(Editors Note: Updated information for the Neah Bay basketball boys has been included) Now the real fun begins. Basketball playoff season. When the games get… Continue reading

WRESTLING: PA sends 12 to regionals; Forks dominates subregionals

Port Angeles wrestlers came in third at the Olympic League 2A Subregionals this weekend, sending a total of 12 wrestlers to regionals at… Continue reading

PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend boys win Olympic 1A title

The Port Townsend boys had to go on the road to try and win a Olympic League 1A Division championship and overcame 10… Continue reading

Port Angeles High School graduate Cole Uvila pitching for Georgia Gwinnett College.

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Quilcene girls lose in OT; PA’s Uvila earns college honor

The Quilcene girls lost their Sea-Tac 1B tournament opener 55-49 in overtime to Northwest Yeshiva, putting… Continue reading

Port Angeles High School graduate Cole Uvila pitching for Georgia Gwinnett College.

BOYS HOOPS: Spartans soar on senior night; McCoy scores 42 of team’s 46 in Clallam Bay win

Forks wrapped up a solid regular season, getting a balanced effort with four players scoring in double figures and nine players scoring at… Continue reading

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Forks wraps up season at .500

The Forks girls basketball team wrapped up their season on a two-game winning streak, beating Tenino 42-30 Friday to bring their record to… Continue reading

PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: Trust me, small miracles happen here every day

THIS PAST MONTH, I discovered that I am no longer getting a weekly Sports Illustrated. After more than 60 years as a weekly sports magazine,… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Tuesday’s Prep Scores

North Olympic Peninsula Prep Basketball Tuesday’s Scores Boys Basketball Montesano 70, Forks 36 North Kitsap 51, Port Angeles 43 Sequim 65, Coupeville 41 Port Townsend… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Iesha Johnson, Forks basketball

Every high school kid dreams of hitting the game-winner at the buzzer. It’s a dream very few kids get to live in real life. Forks’… Continue reading

SPORTS BRIEFS: Roughrider teams playing for first place tonight; U14 volleyball wins tournament

The first-place Port Angeles boys are playing one of their biggest games of the year… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Port Angeles basketball girls win ninth straight

Playing a makeup game from a contest canceled several weeks ago, the Port Angeles basketball girls took a break from league play with… Continue reading

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula men hit 100 points in win

The Peninsula men cracked 100 points for the first time this year and they needed almost all of those points in a 100-93… Continue reading

OBITUARY: Bob Klock, legendary Riders’ hoops coach, passes away

Bob Klock, who won 223 games as a head basketball coach at Port Angeles High School, left a legacy as the “Godfather… Continue reading

Luke Dahlgren, left and Colby Demorest, right, Forks wrestlers.

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Luke Dahlgren and Colby Demorest, Forks wrestlers

Forks’ Luke Dahlgren and Colby Demorest are having a spectacular season of wrestling as the Spartan wrestling team has been a powerhouse all season. Dahlgren… Continue reading

Luke Dahlgren, left and Colby Demorest, right, Forks wrestlers.

PREP ROUNDUP: PA, Forks grapplers win tournaments

Winning one weight class and placing in multiple others, the Port Angeles boys finished first as a team at the Island Invitational meet.… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Sequim basketball girls stay alive for playoffs with win

The Sequim girls had a pair of victories this weekend, including a critical game against Bremerton to keep their playoff hopes alive.… Continue reading

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula men lose to Bellevue on last-second bucket

For the second time in a week, the Peninsula men had a heartbreaking loss with an opponents’ shot in the final seconds providing… Continue reading