Pierre LaBossiere

SPORTS SHOT: Stevens Middle School basketball

SPORTS SHOT: Stevens Middle School basketball

The Stevens Middle School eighth-grade team easily handled the Forks Middle School Spartans 66-9 at the Stevens gym on Monday. Stevens is now 3-0 on… Continue reading

SPORTS SHOT: Stevens Middle School basketball
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Tristin Butler, Port Angeles swim team

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Tristin Butler, Port Angeles swim team

Port Angeles’ Tristin Butler helped his Roughrider swim team to another successful showing at the state 2A swimming championships. Butler finished sixth at state in… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Tristin Butler, Port Angeles swim team
PREPS: Port Angeles Athletic Director inducted into gymnastics hall of fame

PREPS: Port Angeles Athletic Director inducted into gymnastics hall of fame

Added to the many accolades that Port Angeles High School Athletic Director Dwayne Johnson has received over the years is a new… Continue reading

PREPS: Port Angeles Athletic Director inducted into gymnastics hall of fame

2A BASKETBALL REGIONALS: Port Angeles girls battle, but can’t keep up with East Valley

The Port Angeles basketball girls kept it close against East Valley of Spokane well into the third quarter of… Continue reading

SAILING: Sir Isaac posts best time at Shipwrights’ Regatta

SAILING: Sir Isaac posts best time at Shipwrights’ Regatta

Twenty-three boats competed in the 26th annual Shipwrights’ Regatta, which was greeted by light southerly breezes, shortening the race… Continue reading

SAILING: Sir Isaac posts best time at Shipwrights’ Regatta

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula men get back on winning streak

The Peninsula basketball men got back on the winning track with an 82-64 victory over Edmonds that keeps the Pirates in second place… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL 1B PLAYOFFS: Clallam Bay pulls off another upset, off to Spokane

The Clallam Bay basketball girls pulled off their second straight upset and, winning their second loser-out playoff game by beating Tulalip Heritage… Continue reading

REGIONAL BASKETBALL: Clallam Bay girls one win from state; Neah Bay boys and girls play doubleheader

REGIONAL BASKETBALL: Clallam Bay girls one win from state; Neah Bay boys and girls play doubleheader

The Clallam Bay girls have played giant-killer once already this season. They’ll be gunning again Saturday to beat one of the best… Continue reading

REGIONAL BASKETBALL: Clallam Bay girls one win from state; Neah Bay boys and girls play doubleheader
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Skagit topples shorthanded Peninsula

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Skagit topples shorthanded Peninsula

The Peninsula women, playing short-handed against first-place Skagit Valley, still came within a single possession of pulling out a hard-fought victory, but… Continue reading

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Skagit topples shorthanded Peninsula
Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News Forks’ Josue Lucas defeated Johnathan Magana of Connell to earn the Class 1A 106-pound state wrestling championship last Saturday.

PREP WRESTLING: Lucas changes mindset, wins championship

Forks wrestler Josue Lucas credited a “different mindset” this year for his state championship. Lucas, a 106-pound sophomore, was the sole state champion… Continue reading

Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News Forks’ Josue Lucas defeated Johnathan Magana of Connell to earn the Class 1A 106-pound state wrestling championship last Saturday.

YOUTH HOOPS: 60 teams compete in Port Angeles Presidents Day tourney

Sixty teams from all around northwestern Washington in nine divisions competed in last weekend’s Presidents Day Classic. The event, sponsored by the… Continue reading

SALMON DERBY: Try, try again pays off for Olympic Peninsula Derby winner

SALMON DERBY: Try, try again pays off for Olympic Peninsula Derby winner

Tony Beam of Hansville won the 2017 Olympic Peninsula Salmon Derby with a catch of 15.25 pounds — the first fish he has… Continue reading

SALMON DERBY: Try, try again pays off for Olympic Peninsula Derby winner
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Cody McLain, Chimacum/Port Townsend wrestling team

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Cody McLain, Chimacum/Port Townsend wrestling team

Cody McLain was just one of two Chimacum athletes to make it to the Mat Classic state wrestling tournament. Chimacum technically doesn’t have a wrestling… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Cody McLain, Chimacum/Port Townsend wrestling team

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula women beat Bellevue, clinch playoff berth

The Peninsula women got some measure of revenge against Bellevue for an early-season loss, but more importantly, clinched a postseason berth with a… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Josue Lucas, Forks wrestler

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Josue Lucas, Forks wrestler

It’s hard to pick one athlete on the Forks wrestling squad that won regionals and will send 14 athletes to the Mat Classic, but Josue… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Josue Lucas, Forks wrestler

BASKETBALL REGIONALS: Venues, opponents named for Neah Bay, Clallam Bay, Port Angeles playoff teams

Basketball teams from Neah Bay, Clallam Bay and Port Angeles learned Sunday who and where they will be playing in the state regional… Continue reading

STATE SWIM AND DIVE: Port Angeles swimmers, Sequim diver place

Tristin and Cameron Butler of Port Angeles both got top eight finishes at the state 2A boys championship swim meet and Craig… Continue reading

PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend boys knocked out of the playoffs

It was a battle between Port Townsend’s good offense and Seattle Christian’s strong defense and in the end, defense won out as Port… Continue reading

DISTRICT BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Long road ends for Forks; PA girls finish fourth; Clallam Bay makes regionals

DISTRICT BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Long road ends for Forks; PA girls finish fourth; Clallam Bay makes regionals

Forks’ district playoff run came to an end one game short of the state… Continue reading

DISTRICT BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Long road ends for Forks; PA girls finish fourth; Clallam Bay makes regionals
TRI-DISTRICT GIRLS BASKETBALL: Neah Bay topples Tulalip with late rally

TRI-DISTRICT GIRLS BASKETBALL: Neah Bay topples Tulalip with late rally

For Neah Bay, 22-14 is a meaningful score lately. In last year’s state 1A semifinal against… Continue reading

TRI-DISTRICT GIRLS BASKETBALL: Neah Bay topples Tulalip with late rally