COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Forks’ lineman Luke Dahlgren signs to play for Eastern Washington

After years of dominating on the Forks artificial turf, Luke Dahlgren is headed to the Inferno. Dahlgren was the first recruit to sign… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL: Forks’ Seth Johnson vital to Spartans’ postseason chances

Senior point guard Seth Johnson has been piling up stats in all manner of categories for the Evergreen League-champion Forks Spartans boys basketball… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS: Expected snowfall already altering postseason schedule

THE PROSPECT OF more snow falling Friday and Saturday has athletic directors fretting and planning for potential weather-related postponements of winter sports postseason events. “Past… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Peninsula games postponed; Quilcene girls now to play Wednesday

Bellevue Community College has called off the Peninsula College basketball games scheduled for today because of snow and… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK, Ella Ventura, Olympic Peninsula Rowing Association

When Olympic Peninsula Rowing Association rower Ella Ventura of Port Angeles puts her mind to something, nothing stops her. Ventura, 14, recently completed a pair… Continue reading

COLUMN: Your prep basketball playoff primer

Basketball playoff season has arrived, with a whopping 13 teams on the North Olympic Peninsula qualifying for postseason. Several of these teams have valid aspirations… Continue reading

SUBREGIONAL WRESTLING: Forks takes team championship; Port Townsend has four champions

The Forks boys won nine out of 14 weight divisions at the WIAA District 4 1A Subregionals held at The Hub in Centralia,… Continue reading

WRESTLING: PA’s Gale, Basden win subregional titles

Boys and girls teams from more than 40 high schools competed at a mini-Mat Classic on Friday and Saturday as Port Angeles,… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Roughrider boys grab No. 1 seed and first-round bye by beating North Kitsap

Beating North Kitsap. Check. League championship. Check. Beating North Kitsap … again. Check. No. 1 seed out of the Olympic League 2A Division.… Continue reading

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Forks clinches district berth with win

Forks exorcised some road game demons and clinched a district tournament berth with a… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Spartan boys seize Evergreen 1A title

Forks sealed the Evergreen League 1A championship with a 64-55 win over Hoquiam at… Continue reading

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: PA goes wild in second half against Sequim

Editors Note: Port Angeles won a tiebreaker with North Kitsap in Kingston on Saturday to determine who will be the Olympic League 2A Division No.… Continue reading

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL: Roughriders storm past Sequim in second half, lock up championship

On paper, the Sequim basketball girls didn’t have that much to play for, locked in to third… Continue reading

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Peninsula handles Shoreline in rout

Logan Luke’s 22 points led the Peninsula College women’s basketball team in an 84-43 win over last-place Shoreline at home Wednesday night.… Continue reading

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Peninsula rally comes close in loss to Shoreline

Peninsula clawed back from a deficit that reached as high as 20 points in the second half to make it a two-possession… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Blackmouth season begins Friday in Marine Area 6

A CHANCE TO scratch that saltwater salmon fishing itch begins today in Marine Area 6 (Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca) with the opening of… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Neah Bay sweeps Clallam Bay; Crescent splits and Port Townsend beats North Mason

Neah Bay absorbed Clallam Bay’s best shot early, but the Red Devils made certain there would be no upset with a big… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Polish point guard Kuba Krol part of the Port Townsend family

He’s a made a long journey from Poland to Port Townsend to spend a school year as a Rotary exchange student and… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Sequim stumbles; Port Angeles clinches share of league crown and Chimacum and Port Townsend earn wins

The Wolves rallied in the fourth quarter, but they were in too big of a hole and fell on the road 49-45 to… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Sequim seals third seed to districts; Port Angeles, Forks win big

Sequim scrapped out a 51-47 boys basketball win over Olympic at home Tuesday in a game that decided the Olympic League 2A Division’s… Continue reading