Preps

STATE SOFTBALL: Port Angeles seniors leave lasting legacy

Port Angeles, and by extension the entire North Olympic Peninsula, should be proud of the entire Port Angeles softball team and particularly its… Continue reading

STATE 1B SOFTBALL: Quilcene finishes second

Quilcene returned to the Class 1B State Softball Tournament and did what the Rangers have done for the past six seasons — collect… Continue reading

STATE 2A SOFTBALL: Port Angeles goes 2-2 at State

Port Angeles’ stellar softball season ended a couple of wins shy of a top-four finish at the Class 2A state tournament Saturday at… Continue reading

STATE 2A SOFTBALL: Roughriders retool instead of rebuild with great results

A veritable 21-softball salute. Twenty one softballs flying off various bat barrels and over the fence during an early-season practice at the Dry… Continue reading

STATE GOLF: Sequim boys finish second at 2A tournament; Shea fifth in 2A girls tourney

The Sequim boys golf team finished second overall at the Class 2A State Golf Tournament at Columbia Point, the best finish by a… Continue reading

The Sequim girls golf team at the 2A state championships at Horn Rapids Golf Course in Richland. Sarah Shea, Samantha Smith and Maddie Uranga all qualified for state.

STATE GOLF: Sequim boys have shot at state team title

The Sequim boys golf team is in contention for the state team title after Tuesday’s first round at the Class 2A State Golf… Continue reading

The Sequim girls golf team at the 2A state championships at Horn Rapids Golf Course in Richland. Sarah Shea, Samantha Smith and Maddie Uranga all qualified for state.

STATE SOCCER: Sequim loses in finale; but celebrates match that wasn’t supposed to happen

Unlike the aftermath of most knockout losses in prep state tournaments, smiles, hugs and laughter permeated the atmosphere on the artificial turf as… Continue reading

PREP BASEBALL: Roughriders done at state tournament

One rough inning, Mountlake Terrace’s five-run third, was all the Hawks needed to take down Port Angeles and end the Roughriders season in… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Port Angeles’ Carson Jackson, left, crosses home plate in a March 18 game against Bremerton in Port Angeles.

STATE BASEBALL: Port Angeles’ Jackson relishing his role for Roughriders

On a roster laden with talent, Port Angeles’ versatile left fielder Carson Jackson focuses on doing his job for the Olympic League… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Port Angeles’ Carson Jackson, left, crosses home plate in a March 18 game against Bremerton in Port Angeles.

DISTRICT SOFTBALL: Port Angeles’ Robinson a senior standout

As far as dilemmas go, the one facing Port Angeles senior center fielder Sierra (CC) Robinson is relatively minor. With the Roughriders softball… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Sequim boys soccer runs out of steam in state loss; five more area golfers advance to state tournaments

Sequim’s Class 2A state boys soccer tournament experience ended with a 7-1 loss to Toppenish, five of those goals coming in the final… Continue reading

PREP SOFTBALL: Playoff-bound Riders tune up, but fall short in finale

Port Angeles played 3A Gig Harbor tough in their final regular-season game of the year in a tune-up for the district softball… Continue reading

PREP TRACK: Wonderly, Olson lead Clallam Bay girls to title; Neah Bay boys win

The Neah Bay boys and Clallam Bay girls won the North Olympic League Sub-District track and field titles on Thursday. The Bruins were… Continue reading

PREP SOCCER: Sequim scores in finals minutes to qualify for state 2A tourney

Sequim survived the consolation bracket and advanced to the Class 2A boys soccer state tournament for the first time since 2010 with a… Continue reading

PREP TENNIS: Sequim doubles duo advances to league championship

Sequim’s No. 1 doubles duo of Jessica Dietzman and Kalli Wiker advanced to today’s Olympic League Girls Tennis Championship doubles… Continue reading

PREP SOFTBALL: Port Angeles rolls past Kingston 13-0 on senior night

Coming off a loss that snapped a 14-game winning streak, the Olympic League 2A Division champion Port Angeles softball team was all… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Quilcene baseball stays alive on extra-innings walk-off home run

The Quilcene Rangers baseball team won in about the most dramatic fashion possible to keep its season… Continue reading

PREP SOCCER: Young Forks ousted in overtime, but future is bright for Spartans

Forks’ breakthrough boys soccer season came to a sudden conclusion in a 3-2 overtime loss to Columbia (White Salmon) in the Southwest District… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Quilcene softball clinches eighth straight league title

The Quilcene Rangers wrapped up their eighth straight SeaTac 1B softball championship, rolling for… Continue reading