Pierre LaBossiere

PREP FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Sequim falls to Lakewood in 2A state playoff

The Sequim football team’s season came to a close Friday night, as the Wolves fell to Lakewood 38-12 in the opening round of… Continue reading

 

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Tipoff tournament results; Peninsula College and Forks all-stars named

North Olympic Peninsula teams made it to two championship games in the Port Angeles Parks and… Continue reading

 

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS: Opponents, venues times set for postseason teams

Times, dates and venues have been finalized for four North Peninsula football teams’ playoff battles this weekend. The Sequim Wolves will play their 2A State… Continue reading

 

COLLEGE SOCCER: Heartbreak healed for Peninsula men; now on to NWAC Final Four

The Peninsula College soccer men exorcised a lot of demons Saturday. Not only did they qualify for their first Northwest Athletic Conference… Continue reading

NFL: Unbeaten no more — 49ers’ miscues help Seahawks win OT thriller

San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan easily could have played for a tie at the end… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Madi Roening, goalkeeper, Port Angeles girls soccer

Madi Roening was a huge part of the Port Angeles Roughriders winning their West Central District III 2A soccer playoff match against Sequim on Saturday… Continue reading

PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: The center of the soccer world on the Peninsula

What a great weekend for the Beautiful Game. We had looked forward all week to Saturday, when the planets in the soccer universe aligned to… Continue reading

PREP SWIMMING: WIAA announces local swimmers invited to state meet

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association has released the list of North Olympic Peninsula swimmers and divers who will compete at the 2019… Continue reading

CROSS-COUNTRY: Three North Olympic Peninsula runners place at State

A trio of North Olympic Peninsula runners placed in the top 10 in their respective races at the state cross-country meet and the… Continue reading

PREP SOCCER: Roughrider girls take rubber match from Sequim

You could definitely say that the Port Angeles and Sequim soccer teams are both up in the clouds. Playing in a thick… Continue reading

DISTRICT SWIMMING: Roughrider girls fifth at district; Sequim eighth

Port Angeles’ Mackenzie DuBois finished second in two events as the Roughrider girls finished fifth as a team at the West Central District… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES HALL OF FAME: 11 past, current Roughriders to be inducted

Eleven more legendary coaches and athletes from Port Angeles lore have been selected to the third class of the Roughriders Hall of… Continue reading

DISTRICT SWIM MEET: Sequim, Port Angeles swimmers hope to make a splash

Port Angeles and Sequim, two of the strongest swim programs in the state last year, will again be sending big squads to the… Continue reading

STATE CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS: Huge Peninsula contingent off to Pasco

A huge contingent of runners from the North Olympic Peninsula will be making the trip to Pasco this weekend to compete in… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Derek Bowechop, Port Angeles football

Derek Bowechop took matters into his own hands on Friday to help the Roughriders football team win 25-20 over the North Mason Bulldogs. North Mason… Continue reading

CROSS COUNTRY: Sequim’s Riley Pyeatt runs to West Central District crown

Sequim cross-country runner Riley Pyeatt has added a district championship to go along with the Olympic League championship she picked up last… Continue reading

<strong>Steve Mullensky</strong>/for Peninsula Daily News
                                Quilcene’s Bishop Budnek runs against Muckleshoot on Saturday in the Rangers’ 58-6 win.

PREP FOOTBALL: Rangers run roughshod; Crescent and Clallam Bay win

The Quilcene Rangers finished their regular season undefeated in the Sea-Tac 1B League with a huge 58-6 win over Muckleshoot. With their league… Continue reading

<strong>Steve Mullensky</strong>/for Peninsula Daily News
                                Quilcene’s Bishop Budnek runs against Muckleshoot on Saturday in the Rangers’ 58-6 win.

PREP ROUNDUP: Sequim soccer girls win playoff opener; PA’s Whitman and Hall on to state tennis tourney

The Sequim soccer girls are within one victory of qualifying for the 2A state tournament two years in a row after a 4-1… Continue reading

PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Sequim earns second seed; Port Angeles defense steps up big in finale; Neah Bay earns huge win over Lummi

Despite all the success the Sequim Wolves have had this season, there was actually a chance that if they lost Friday night against… Continue reading

GIRLS SOCCER: Port Angeles captures Olympic League crown

Host playoff game Tuesday at Peninsula College