Pierre LaBossiere

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Crescent’s Wyatt McNeese

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Crescent’s Wyatt McNeese

Crescent’s Wyatt McNeese had a great meet at the State 1B Track and Field championships held late last month at Eastern Washington University in Cheney.… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Crescent’s Wyatt McNeese
PIERRE LABOSSIERE COLUMN: Running a marathon, like climbing a mountain, about competing against your own doubts

PIERRE LABOSSIERE COLUMN: Running a marathon, like climbing a mountain, about competing against your own doubts

I was struck by something I saw all around the waterfront at the finish line of the North Olympic Discovery Marathon. First of all, a… Continue reading

PIERRE LABOSSIERE COLUMN: Running a marathon, like climbing a mountain, about competing against your own doubts

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Complete marathon results

Marathon Top Finishers Ryan Cox, Bainbridge Island, first, 2:40:56; Gene Severtson, Silverdale, second, 2:48:39; Thomas Fagin, Port Angeles, third, 2:53:36; Craig Isenberg, Port Townsend, fourth,… Continue reading

LEFTIES: Lefties muscle up with two home runs as they win their second straight

LEFTIES: Lefties muscle up with two home runs as they win their second straight

A pair of first-inning home runs from Jake Portaro and Joey Galeno helped spur the Port… Continue reading

LEFTIES: Lefties muscle up with two home runs as they win their second straight

PORT ANGELES LEFTIES: Lefties get in the win column behind solid pitching

The Port Angeles Lefties beat Kelowna 5-3 Saturday night behind a solid pitching effort from Wyatt Haccou and Keiran Shaw, picking up… Continue reading

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Thousands run on a long and windy road

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Thousands run on a long and windy road

A gorgeous late spring day and the strains of music and wafts of food on the wind off the Strait of Juan… Continue reading

NORTH OLYMPIC DISCOVERY MARATHON: Thousands run on a long and windy road

YOUTH SPORTS ROUNDUP: Area baseball and softball recaps

Kiwanis defeated visitors ILWU 13-3 to remain unbeaten in girls 16U fastpitch softball at… Continue reading

LEFTIES: Fun for all ages at jam-packed Civic Field for Lefties’ first game

LEFTIES: Fun for all ages at jam-packed Civic Field for Lefties’ first game

“We are Lefties, we are here to stay, we will rock you any day. We are… Continue reading

LEFTIES: Fun for all ages at jam-packed Civic Field for Lefties’ first game

YOUTH SPORTS ROUNDUP: Area baseball and softball recaps

Jim’s Pharmacy won two games last week over Boulevard 5-2 and over previously undefeated Tranco… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Time to play ball Port Angeles

BASEBALL: Time to play ball Port Angeles

The players are trickling into town from all across the country, the grass is mowed, the infield laid down, paint is drying… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Time to play ball Port Angeles
COLLEGE ROWING: Sequim rower Beuke helps UW women win national championship

COLLEGE ROWING: Sequim rower Beuke helps UW women win national championship

Sequim’s Elise Beuke was part of a historic achievement this weekend by the University of Washington’s rowing team. Beuke was part… Continue reading

COLLEGE ROWING: Sequim rower Beuke helps UW women win national championship
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alexis Gray, Quilcene softball

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alexis Gray, Quilcene softball

Quilcene’s Alexis Gray came up huge for the Rangers this weekend in their run to the state championship game and a second place finish in… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alexis Gray, Quilcene softball

YOUTH SPORTS ROUNDUP: Tennis camp scheduled in Port Angeles

A free tennis camp will be held at the Port Angeles High School tennis courts for eighth-grade to high school boys from… Continue reading

STATE 1B SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP: Quilcene loses heartbreaker 5-4 in 10 innings

Playing in three straight high-wire act games at the state 1B softball tournament, the Quilcene softball girls came as close as humanly possible… Continue reading

STATE TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS: PT’s Dances a triple winner at 1A meet; Long sets two school records

STATE TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS: PT’s Dances a triple winner at 1A meet; Long sets two school records

Seren Dances won three state championships and came in second in a fourth event in a spectacular weekend at the State 1A Track… Continue reading

STATE TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS: PT’s Dances a triple winner at 1A meet; Long sets two school records
STATE TRACK: Port Townsend’s Dances win 110, 300 hurdles

STATE TRACK: Port Townsend’s Dances win 110, 300 hurdles

Port Townsend’s Seren Dances is the boys’ state 1A champion in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles. Dances had the fastest 110-meter hurdle time… Continue reading

STATE TRACK: Port Townsend’s Dances win 110, 300 hurdles

STATE TENNIS: Sequim duos each win matches at state

The Sequim doubles’ teams of Justin Porter/Stephen Prorok and Jessica Dietzman/Hannah D’Amico each won matches at the state 2A Tennis Championships at the… Continue reading

PREP TRACK AND FIELD: North Olympic Peninsula athletes aiming for spots at state

By Pierre LaBossiere Peninsula Daily News Track and field athletes from all over the North Peninsula will be competing in districts this weekend for the… Continue reading

DISTRICT TRACK: PT’s Dances wins three events, PA’s Long two

Port Angeles’ Gracie Long won both the 1,600 and 3,200 races at the West Central 2A meet this weekend, while Port Townsend’s Seren… Continue reading

STATE TRACK: Port Townsend’s Dances fastest in the state in 300 hurdles prelims

Port Townsend’s Seren Dances so far has the fastest time among 1A boys in the state in the preliminaries of the 300-meter hurdles.… Continue reading