Pierre LaBossiere

SPORTS BRIEFS: Sequim swimmers, diver; PA, Sequim gymnasts qualify for state

SPORTS BRIEFS: Sequim swimmers, diver; PA, Sequim gymnasts qualify for state

The Sequim boys’ team qualified two relay teams and a diver for the state 2A… Continue reading

SPORTS BRIEFS: Sequim swimmers, diver; PA, Sequim gymnasts qualify for state
WRESTLING: Forks wins regional championship, will send 19 to Mat Classic

WRESTLING: Forks wins regional championship, will send 19 to Mat Classic

Forks crushed the competition at its Region 1 meet, winning seven weight classes, placing 19 wrestlers and sending a total of 19 male… Continue reading

WRESTLING: Forks wins regional championship, will send 19 to Mat Classic

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Riders blitzed by defending 2A champion Foss; Lindbergh next

Going up against the defending 2A state champions, the Port Angeles boys rallied in the third quarter, making a powerful Foss team a… Continue reading

BOYS SWIMMING: Riders qualify for state in five events

The Port Angeles boys swim team qualified in two more events at the state swim meet during the West Central District III meet… Continue reading

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula teams swept by Everett

The Peninsula men and women were swept by Everett on the road . The men lost 87-84,… Continue reading

PREP WRESTLING: Forks grapplers have 11 wrestlers in regional finals; Sequim’s Pierson wins regional title

Forks has 11 wrestlers who wrestled for Region 1 championships on Saturday. Results of the championship bouts were not known before press deadline.… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Riders’ stifling defense shuts down Foster in WCD playoff

PREP BASKETBALL: Riders’ stifling defense shuts down Foster in WCD playoff

Port Angeles stifled Foster with its defense, earning a third straight trip to the state regional round of 16, en route to… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Riders’ stifling defense shuts down Foster in WCD playoff
<strong>Lonnie Archibald</strong>/for Peninsula Daily News                                Kasey Ulin, Forks player from 1996 to 2000 and now the head coach at Port Angeles High School, accepts his plaque as a member of the Forks athletics Hall of Fame on Friday.

PREP SPORTS: Forks’ Kasey Ulin inducted into school’s athletics Hall of Fame

Kasey Ulin went a long way away. But, he made a short trip back to receive an honor as a member of the… Continue reading

<strong>Lonnie Archibald</strong>/for Peninsula Daily News                                Kasey Ulin, Forks player from 1996 to 2000 and now the head coach at Port Angeles High School, accepts his plaque as a member of the Forks athletics Hall of Fame on Friday.
PREP BASKETBALL: Clallam Bay girls head into playoffs on seven-game winning streak

PREP BASKETBALL: Clallam Bay girls head into playoffs on seven-game winning streak

The Clallam Bay basketball girls wrapped up their regular season on a seven-game winning streak, crushing Chief Kitsap in their finale 82-12.… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Clallam Bay girls head into playoffs on seven-game winning streak
PREP BASKETBALL: Quilcene girls stay alive in postseason

PREP BASKETBALL: Quilcene girls stay alive in postseason

In a do-or-die situation in the Sea-Tac 1B Basketball Tournament, the Quilcene girls took care of business, walloping Pope John Paul II 48-9… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Quilcene girls stay alive in postseason
ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Port Townsend’s Jaz Apker-Montoya and Clallam Bay’s Ryan McCoy

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Port Townsend’s Jaz Apker-Montoya and Clallam Bay’s Ryan McCoy

It appeared that Jaz Apker-Montoya’s season for the Port Townsend girls basketball team could have ended last month when she sustained a concussion. She missed… Continue reading

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK: Port Townsend’s Jaz Apker-Montoya and Clallam Bay’s Ryan McCoy
Pierre LaBossiere Column: Here’s your North Olympic Peninsula hoops playoff primer

Pierre LaBossiere Column: Here’s your North Olympic Peninsula hoops playoff primer

(Editors Note: Updated information for the Neah Bay basketball boys has been included) Now the real fun begins. Basketball playoff season. When the games get… Continue reading

Pierre LaBossiere Column: Here’s your North Olympic Peninsula hoops playoff primer
Port Angeles High School graduate Cole Uvila pitching for Georgia Gwinnett College.

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Quilcene girls lose in OT; PA’s Uvila earns college honor

The Quilcene girls lost their Sea-Tac 1B tournament opener 55-49 in overtime to Northwest Yeshiva, putting… Continue reading

Port Angeles High School graduate Cole Uvila pitching for Georgia Gwinnett College.
PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend boys win Olympic 1A title

PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend boys win Olympic 1A title

The Port Townsend boys had to go on the road to try and win a Olympic League 1A Division championship and overcame 10… Continue reading

PREP HOOPS: Port Townsend boys win Olympic 1A title
WRESTLING: PA sends 12 to regionals; Forks dominates subregionals

WRESTLING: PA sends 12 to regionals; Forks dominates subregionals

Port Angeles wrestlers came in third at the Olympic League 2A Subregionals this weekend, sending a total of 12 wrestlers to regionals at… Continue reading

WRESTLING: PA sends 12 to regionals; Forks dominates subregionals
PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: Trust me, small miracles happen here every day

PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: Trust me, small miracles happen here every day

THIS PAST MONTH, I discovered that I am no longer getting a weekly Sports Illustrated. After more than 60 years as a weekly sports magazine,… Continue reading

PIERRE LaBOSSIERE COLUMN: Trust me, small miracles happen here every day

PREP BASKETBALL: Tuesday’s Prep Scores

North Olympic Peninsula Prep Basketball Tuesday’s Scores Boys Basketball Montesano 70, Forks 36 North Kitsap 51, Port Angeles 43 Sequim 65, Coupeville 41 Port Townsend… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Iesha Johnson, Forks basketball

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Iesha Johnson, Forks basketball

Every high school kid dreams of hitting the game-winner at the buzzer. It’s a dream very few kids get to live in real life. Forks’… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Iesha Johnson, Forks basketball
SPORTS BRIEFS: Roughrider teams playing for first place tonight; U14 volleyball wins tournament

SPORTS BRIEFS: Roughrider teams playing for first place tonight; U14 volleyball wins tournament

The first-place Port Angeles boys are playing one of their biggest games of the year… Continue reading

SPORTS BRIEFS: Roughrider teams playing for first place tonight; U14 volleyball wins tournament
PREP ROUNDUP: Port Angeles basketball girls win ninth straight

PREP ROUNDUP: Port Angeles basketball girls win ninth straight

Playing a makeup game from a contest canceled several weeks ago, the Port Angeles basketball girls took a break from league play with… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Port Angeles basketball girls win ninth straight