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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
STATE GYMNASTICS: Port Angeles athletes finish a strong sixth

STATE GYMNASTICS: Port Angeles athletes finish a strong sixth

The Port Angeles gymnastics girls went to state with the goal of finishing at least sixth and that they did, coming in sixth… Continue reading

STATE GYMNASTICS: Port Angeles athletes finish a strong sixth
PREP BASKETBALL: Forks’ Adams is Evergreen boys co-MVP; Gooding Coach of the Year

PREP BASKETBALL: Forks’ Adams is Evergreen boys co-MVP; Gooding Coach of the Year

Forks’ Marky Adams was named co-Most Valuable Player of the Evergreen League this week. Adams, a 6-9 post, was named boys basketball co-MVP… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Forks’ Adams is Evergreen boys co-MVP; Gooding Coach of the Year

GYMNASTICS: District-champion Port Angeles sets sights on state meet

For the first time in 21 years, the Port Angeles High School gymnastics team is going to the state 2A/3A meet as district… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Forks boys lose second-round playoff game

Forks didn’t let a 230-mile-long road trip deter them from playing King’s Way Christian tough in three out of four quarters, but… Continue reading

SWIM: Five Peninsula divers off to state meet; Sequim joins PA boys at state

SWIM: Five Peninsula divers off to state meet; Sequim joins PA boys at state

SWIM, DIVE: Five Peninsula divers make state

SWIM: Five Peninsula divers off to state meet; Sequim joins PA boys at state

SPORTS BRIEFS: Registration open for Tour de Dungeness; Port Angeles hosting hoops playoffs

More than 400 racers are expected to compete as cycling returns to the Olympic Peninsula with the 20th annual Tour de Dungeness race… Continue reading

WRESTLING: Forks wins regionals, will send a total of 14 to state

WRESTLING: Forks wins regionals, will send a total of 14 to state

The Forks boys won four weight classes en route to a Region I Class 1A Wrestling Tournament championship and will send 13 boys… Continue reading

WRESTLING: Forks wins regionals, will send a total of 14 to state
PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend rally falls short; Port Angeles girls win again

PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend rally falls short; Port Angeles girls win again

The Port Townsend girls got off to a terrible start and with nothing to lose in the second half, put on a… Continue reading

PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend rally falls short; Port Angeles girls win again