Michael Carman

AMERICAN LEGION: Crosscutters win a wild one at state tourney

Elisha Dujue had a busy seventh inning for the Olympic Crosscutters in an elimination game at the American Legion State A Baseball Tournament… Continue reading

BASKETBALL: Former pro referee Bernie Fryer offers peek into world of NBA officiating

Longtime NBA referee Bernie Fryer is likely to be remembered more for the reaction to a call he missed than any correct… Continue reading

LEFTIES: Port Angeles falls against Bellingham

Port Angeles stumbled Sunday and dropped the second game of a three-game road series 7-4 to the Bellingham Bells at Joe Martin Field.… Continue reading

SPRINT BOATS: Port Angeles’ Wicked Racing tested, but wins unlimited class (with photo gallery)

The sun came out and so did sprint boat fans as the race boats made their return to Extreme Sports Park on… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Olympic Crosscutters put up 24 runs in American Legion state tourney opener

The Olympic Crosscutters scored in six of the game’s seven innings to win their American Legion A State Baseball Tournament opener by the… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Fast exit for Wilder Junior at American Legion state tournament

Wilder Junior’s tenure at the American Legion AA State Baseball Tournament was cut short in a 4-0 loss to the Pullman Posse on… Continue reading

LEFTIES: Chavez throws six strong innings in win

In the opener of a crucial three-game road series, starting pitcher Jonny Chavez was up to the… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Wilder squads split American Legion state tournament openers Saturday

Wilder Senior pitcher Hayden Woods throws 1-hit shutout; Ethan Flodstrom’s RBI double wins it

HALL OF FAME: Former Port Angeles, Peninsula College standout Bernie Fryer will join state’s best in August

Bernie Fryer hasn’t worn all of the hats in a 46-year long playing and officiating career with the National Basketball Association, but closing… Continue reading

SPRINT BOATS: Race teams ready to roar Saturday in Port Angeles

A full day of sprint boat racing awaits fans Saturday at Port Angeles’ Extreme Sports Park. Two-person sprint boat teams from around… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Hatchery king fishing hit or miss along Strait of Juan de Fuca

DEJA VU ALL over again in the salmon fishery to paraphrase the late, great Yogi Berra. It’s a report similar to last Friday as salmon… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Football officials meet Tuesday in Port Angeles; Roughriders hoops camp a hit and more

The North Olympic Football Officials Association will meet at the Vern Burton Center, 308 W.… Continue reading

MOTOCROSS: Port Angeles’ Bryan O’Neil to race in pro series event

Lucas Oil Pro set for Saturday at Washougal MX Park

OUTDOORS: Area 9 anglers seek success at Midchannel Bank

SALMON SEASON IS underway, finally, in the waters of Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet). Hatchery chinook retention is only open through Sunday, so anglers targeting… Continue reading

WCL ALL-STAR GAME: Lefties All-Stars contribute as North Division smokes South 14-1

One big inning helped to lift the North Division to a 14-1 win over the South Division at the… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS: Lefties’ Christian wins home run derby; Lavender bike ride; Ride the Hurricane climb

Matthew Christian triumphed Monday night as the Port Angeles Lefties retained the West Coast League… Continue reading

CAL RIPKEN BASEBALL: Port Angeles 12U goes 2-2 at regional

The Port Angeles 12U baseball team’s run at the Pacific Northwest Cal Ripken 70’ Regional ended… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Jr. claims state tournament berth

Wilder Junior sealed a state tournament berth with a 15-5 pasting of host Burlington at the American… Continue reading