PREP SPORTS: Forks soccer dominates; softball splits with state champion

The Forks soccer squad overwhelmed Coupeville in a 9-0 nonleague rout. With spring break, Coupeville had some players missing and Forks was able… Continue reading

SPORTS BRIEFS: Area pickleballers collect medals

Several Olympic Peninsula competitors picked up medals in the Intenrational Indoor Pickleball Championships held in Centralia from March 25-31..… Continue reading

GYMNASTICS: Harper-Smith takes gold at Xcel state championships

The Klahhane Gymnastics Gold Division Team finished their season at the Xcel State Championships March 29-31 at the Southridge Sports… Continue reading

COLUMN: Hope for Cougars hoops with arrival of new coach

coached by former Washington State head coach Tony Bennett —… Continue reading

MOUNTAIN BIKING: NW Cup returns to Port Angeles this weekend

Races also part of national Pro Gravity Racing Tour

SPORTS BRIEFS: Sequim fifth-grade team wins state tournament and swim club results

The Sequim fifth-grade select boys basketball team won the AAU middle school state championship for its division… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Rian Peters, Forks softball

Forks’ Rian Peters had a heck of a doubleheader at the Lower Elwha Billy Whiteshoes fields this weekend. The Spartans slugger had a three-run home… Continue reading

SOFTBALL: Forks slugs past Class 3A Seattle Prep

More accustomed to playing against power pitchers in both the traditionally strong Evergreen League and in travel ball matchups, Forks had to… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Roughriders baseball wins fifth in a row

The Port Angeles baseball team got a home run and a solid outing on the mound from Brody Merritt in beating Lynden 10-4… Continue reading

PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Chimacum loses in a wild one; PA and Sequim win

The Chimacum Cowboys baseball team got into a wild back-and-forth game with Vashon, coming from way behind to tie the game, but ultimately… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Riders soccer wins in fifth straight shutout; Big match with first-place Sequim up next

Making a formation change after entering the half tied 0-0, the Port Angeles soccer squad scored two goals in the second half to… Continue reading

Port Angeles freshman Eve Burke won the girls high jump by clearing 4-feet, 10 inches during the Retro Flying A Meet at Port Angeles High School on Thursday.
                                Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

TRACK & FIELD: Port Angeles girls, Sequim boys win Flying A Retro meet (plus photos of Port Townsend, Chimacum and Port Angeles athletes)

The Port Angeles girls and Sequim boys dominated the host Roughriders annual Flying A Retro meet on Thursday at Port Angeles High… Continue reading

Port Angeles freshman Eve Burke won the girls high jump by clearing 4-feet, 10 inches during the Retro Flying A Meet at Port Angeles High School on Thursday.
                                Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

MARATHON: Port Angeles’ Bruce Skinner checks Antarctica off list of continents completed

You’ve heard of Dances With Wolves? Port Angeles’ Bruce Skinner can say he has gone Mud-Bogging with Penguins. After traveling nearly 10,000… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Forks limited to singles in softball loss

The Forks and Hoquiam softball teams had the same number of hits, but Hoquiam did a better job of bunching its hits and… Continue reading

BOYS SOCCER ROUNDUP: Port Angeles, Port Townsend and Sequim all triumph

Port Angeles put the pressure on the entire match against Bremerton, but shots went high, wide and off the post. But one… Continue reading

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Peninsula College removes interim title, tabs Donald Rollman as next head coach

Peninsula College enters a new era of Pirate men’s basketball with the official hiring of Donald Rollman, who served… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Sequim golf teams sweep rival Port Angeles; plus baseball, softball, girls tennis recaps

Sequim swept Port Angeles in boys and girls nine-hole golf matches at Peninsula Golf Club on Wednesday. The four-best scores from the… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Chinook feeding on candlefish near Port Angeles

BLACKMOUTH ANGLERS HAVE taken advantage of the relatively benign weather and tidal conditions in recent weeks around the Port Angeles area, successfully jigging for chinook… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Friday is final day to register for women’s basketball league in Port Angeles

Registration is open for men’s and women’s softball leagues put on by the city… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Trout stocking plan for area, state lakes now out

THE RELEASE OF the state Fish and Wildlife Department’s 2019 Hatchery Trout and Kokanee Stocking Plan offers up a solid excuse to plan a fishing… Continue reading