COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Harris-Williams’ late jumper lifts Peninsula to victory

Davien Harris-Williams’ step-back 15-foot jumper with 1.3 seconds to play boosted the Peninsula College men’s basketball team to an 88-86 win over… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Options increase with sunny weather

IT’S NOT THE time to make hay while the sun shines, but if you aren’t wetting a line for steelhead you can tap into something… Continue reading

PREP NOTEBOOK: Port Angeles wrestles for league title Thursday night

PORT ANGELES WRESTLES tonight for its first undisputed Olympic League boys title since the 2014-15 season when the Roughriders (5-0) take on the Olympic Trojans… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forks tops Clallam Bay in OT; Roughriders, Wolves win big

Rian Peters scored 25 points, including the eventual game-winner in the paint in overtime, as the Forks girls basketball team edged Clallam… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Sequim surges past Port Townsend; Roughriders, Spartans win big

Sequim went on a huge 30-5 run in the second quarter en route to a 70-28 boys basketball win over Port Townsend… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Forks wrestlers finish home slate with a win; Port Angeles boys swimmers compete with Olympic

On a night honoring nine graduating seniors, the Forks wrestlers beat 2A North Kitsap 50-21 in their… Continue reading

PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: Edgar’s Hall of Fame victory over the Get Off My Lawn crowd

10 years too many, in my opinion — Tuesday is Edgar Martinez’s big day. Martinez, a Mariner his entire career,… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Chimacum owns the glass in win over Vashon

Chimacum shook off a nine-day layoff between games with a 42-33 nonleague girls basketball victory against Vashon.… Continue reading

YOUTH BASKETBALL: Area teams win at Port Angeles’ Martin Luther King Jr. hoops tournament

Two local teams won their divisions at the 73-team Martin Luther King Jr. Classic Youth Basketball Tournament held… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Nate Despain, Sequim basketball

The Sequim Wolves have won three straight games in the Olympic League 2A Division play, and red-hot Nate Despain has been a big part of… Continue reading

GYMNASTICS: Peninsula prep gymnasts finish second at home meet

The Port Angeles gymnastics team came in a very close second at its home meet Monday held at the Klahhane Gym Center… Continue reading

The Port Angeles Illusion Fastpitch U13 team after winning second place at the Fifth Annual Winter Indoor Fastpitch tournament in Chehalis. From left, back row, are coach Warren Stevens, Taylee Faris, Mikkiah Stevens, Ava-Anne Sheahan, JoCy Kazlauskas, Natalie Robinson, Meadow Robinson, Lizzy Soto, Grace Possinger, Abby Kimball, Heidi Leitz, Will Possinger and Rich Pennington. From left, kneeling, are Bucky Johnston, Cheyenne Zimmer and Jayla Moon.

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Port Townsend’s Franklin takes first; Illusion U13 softball second at winter tourney

Port Townsend wrestler Brenna Franklin took first place at 170 pounds at the Lipstick Open at Lakes High School… Continue reading

The Port Angeles Illusion Fastpitch U13 team after winning second place at the Fifth Annual Winter Indoor Fastpitch tournament in Chehalis. From left, back row, are coach Warren Stevens, Taylee Faris, Mikkiah Stevens, Ava-Anne Sheahan, JoCy Kazlauskas, Natalie Robinson, Meadow Robinson, Lizzy Soto, Grace Possinger, Abby Kimball, Heidi Leitz, Will Possinger and Rich Pennington. From left, kneeling, are Bucky Johnston, Cheyenne Zimmer and Jayla Moon.

WRESTLING: Forks second at Dream Duals

The Forks wrestlers learned an important lesson about keeping their cool, coming in second to Deer Park at the Dream Duals. The boys… Continue reading

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: PC men go to 3-1 in North after win over Olympic

The Peninsula College basketball men got off to a rough start this season, with a number of close losses, but after two weeks… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forks beats pesky Tenino Beavers; Sequim, Crescent win

Forks held back an improving Tenino 69-53 in an Evergreen League contest that was… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS: Forks High School star Ron Bagby inducted into Spartan Basketball Hall of Fame

The Forks High School basketball teams inducted former Forks standout Ron Bagby into the Spartan Basketball Hall… Continue reading

BOYS SWIMMING: Roughriders send seniors out with a win in final home meet

Port Angeles boys swimmers picked up two new individual state meet qualifying times and three new… Continue reading

WRESTLING: Port Angeles tops rival Sequim

Port Angeles earned a forfeit in a dual meet with Sequim on Thursday as illnesses and grade-related eligibility issues have thinned the Wolves’… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Port Angeles boys tied for league lead after rallying past North Kitsap

Victory seemed like a long shot after a rough first half, long enough for Port Angeles boys basketball coach Kasey Ulin to… Continue reading

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                                Port Angeles’ Eve Burke is engulfed by North Kitsap defenders Raelee More, right and Grace Johnson as she goes up for a layup.

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: North Kitsap tops Port Angeles, teams now tied for league lead. Sequim, Neah Bay and Port Townsend all win

Port Angeles ceded solo control of the top spot in the Olympic League 2A Division girls basketball standings with a 69-63 loss at… Continue reading

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                                Port Angeles’ Eve Burke is engulfed by North Kitsap defenders Raelee More, right and Grace Johnson as she goes up for a layup.