Pierre LaBossiere

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Jr. bats heat up in Wenatchee

Wilder Junior scores 48 runs in three games at the Apple Valley Baseball Invitational; Olympic Crosscutters score 13 runs in a win this weekend.

 

TRACK AND FIELD: Port Angeles’ Sheedy wins division at National Masters

Bob Sheedy wasn’t sure how his knee would hold up if he tried to do another decathlon at the age of 78.… Continue reading

 

ALL-PENINSULA GIRLS TRACK: 2019 honorees

Millie Long, Port Angeles. State 2A champion in the 300-meter hurdles. Seventh at state in… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Wilder Jr. completes sweep; Crosscutters split opening two games

The Wilder Jr. baseball club erupted for five runs in seventh inning to blow open a tight game with Blaine, going on to… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alec Shingleton, Sequim track and field

Everyone expected Sequim’s Murray Bingham and the Sequim boys’ track team to shine at the state 2A track and field championships held in Tacoma late… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Wilder Jr. gets a shutout for a win

Wilder Junior’s Carson Windle pitched an absolute gem Sunday, striking out 14 batters and shutting out Sedro-Woolley 5-0. The win puts Wilder Jr.… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES LEFTIES: PA wins Sunday afternoon game on a three-hitter

The Lefties got an outstanding pitching performance from the duo of Dwayne Angebrandt and Frankie Scalzo and a clutch two-run double from… Continue reading

ALUMNI GAME: 1987 Aggies come back together on the diamond

After a battle over 7 innings, the Aggies/Wilder alumni game ended in a 10-10 tie. But the point of the game wasn’t… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES LEFTIES: From Cuba, with love

The Cubans expected an American-style power game and instead the Lefties threw them the soft stuff. The Lefties made a bit of history… Continue reading

Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News Wilder’s Milo Whitman gets caught in a rundown against Bellingham Post No. 7 on Sunday at Civic Field. Whitman had a walkoff hit in the bottom of the seventh inning to help Wilder beat Bellingham 3-2. Wilder also won the second half of a doubleheader 12-2.

WILDER BASEBALL: Wilder Seniors remain unbeaten after sweep over Bellingham

The Wilder Seniors remained unbeaten on the season after a sweep over Bellingham Post No. 7 in Area 1 League-opening American Legion… Continue reading

Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News Wilder’s Milo Whitman gets caught in a rundown against Bellingham Post No. 7 on Sunday at Civic Field. Whitman had a walkoff hit in the bottom of the seventh inning to help Wilder beat Bellingham 3-2. Wilder also won the second half of a doubleheader 12-2.

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Britney Dean and Chloe Leverington, Forks softball

Forks shocked the Washington softball world by finishing fourth at the State 1A Tournament last weekend in Richland. Forks, playing in arguably the toughest 1A… Continue reading

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Numbers way up for 17th annual race

More than 2,000 people came out to run distances long and short, and “discovered” near-perfect racing conditions and weather this weekend that… Continue reading

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Sequim runners rule the day; records fall

It was Sequim’s day to shine in the sun. And quite literally, the sun was shining down on the racers of the… Continue reading

WOMEN’S ROWING: Sequim’s Beuke on UW national championship team

The Washington women’s rowing team won its second NCAA national championship Sunday, with Sequim’s Elise Beuke picking up her second national championship as… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL: Wilder Senior rallies to win season opener

The Wilder seniors opened up their season with a dramatic come-from-behind 5-3 win Saturday over Bellingham Post No. 7 behind four innings… Continue reading

FORKS SOFTBALL: Spartans return most of their players from team that finished fourth at state

All the Forks softball team had to do was just get out of its own league and out of its district to show… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Former MLB pitcher to speak at East Jefferson Rotary

Former Major League Baseball pitcher and World Series winner Ray Washburn will speak to the Rotary… Continue reading

PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: A crescendo of drama at the end of prep season

And so concludes another year of prep sports on the North Olympic Peninsula. What a year it was. It felt like it was ending on… Continue reading