Pierre LaBossiere

PREP BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: Port Angeles’ boys season ends; other prep scores

Friday’s Prep Basketball Playoff Scores BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Chiawana 61, Ferris 57 1A Bi-District 1/2 Championship Seattle Academy 76, King’s 57 1B District 9 Championship… Continue reading

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Peninsula takes down league-leading Whatcom

The Peninsula women showed they can play with the best the North has to offer. Their next goal: showing they can play… Continue reading

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Peninsula men handle Whatcom

The Peninsula basketball men put themselves in position to possibly earn the North Division championship with a 92-69 win over Whatcom. What… Continue reading

YOUTH BASKETBALL: Trio of local teams win at Presidents Day tourney

Teams from Port Angeles, Sequim and Neah Bay won their division’s championships at the Port Angeles Parks and Recreation’s Red Lion Presidents’… Continue reading

SWIMMING: Sequim, Port Angeles swimmers ready for state meet

Sequim and Port Angeles swimmers will compete in at least 12 events at the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Swim and Dive championships Friday and Saturday… Continue reading

Six gymnasts going to state

Sequim qualifies 5 girls at district

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Registration now open for adult soccer and more

Registration for the spring Sequim FC adult (16-plus) soccer team is open. There will be eight games this season and the first game… Continue reading

BASKETBALL PLAYOFF UPDATE: Now we’re down to six

And now we’re down to six. Just six prep basketball teams remain alive in the postseason, with three teams playing with their backs to the… Continue reading

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Karen Ensastegui, Forks wrestling

There were five regional wrestling champions crowned this weekend. Forks’ Karen Ensastegui, who wrestles at 100 pounds, is the only girl wrestler on the Olympic… Continue reading

WRESTLING: 20 area grapplers to Mat Classic; five regional champions

18 boys and two girls — from the North Olympic Peninsula, including five regional champions, qualified for the Mat… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Saturday night’s prep playoff scores

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL Saturday’s Playoff Games Clarkston 71, East Valley (Spokane) 48 1A CTL Championship Cashmere 84, Omak 28 Play-In Okanogan 38, Chelan 29 1A… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS: Roughrider boys’ backs against the wall after loss

The Port Angeles boys are in familiar territory. Win to stay in. The Roughriders had a rough third quarter and had a hard… Continue reading

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula men, women pound Olympic

The Peninsula women kept up their hot play from the end of their home win last week, crushing Olympic 70-29 on the road… Continue reading

WCD DISTRICT III SWIMMING: Port Angeles boys sixth, Sequim eighth

The Port Angeles boys finished sixth and Sequim finished eighth at the West Central District III swim and dive championships held at Hazen… Continue reading

FRIDAY NIGHT’S PLAYOFF SCORES: Port Angeles girls win; Forks, Sequim lose

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL Bear Creek School 41, Overlake School 39 Black Hills 61, Columbia River 56 Seattle Academy 71, The Northwest 44 Sunnyside 65, Eisenhower… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Peninsula’s Nate Despain, right, drives down court as Skagit Valley’s AJ Chappell defends on Wednesday at Peninsula College.
Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Peninsula’s Nate Despain, right, drives down court as Skagit Valley’s AJ Chappell defends on Wednesday at Peninsula College.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Peninsula squeezes Skagit Valley

Peninsula College roared to life with a huge run to finish the fourth quarter to pull away from Skagit Valley for an… Continue reading

COLLEGE SOCCER: Port Angeles’ Lucah Folden signs with Edmonds

Port Angeles’ Lucah Folden will be going away to college, but she will be returning home to play soccer at least once… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Forks teams put scares into Monte

Bulldogs pull games out in the fourth

GIRLS SOCCER: Port Angeles’ Long, Wenzl make All-State team

Port Angeles’ Millie Long was rewarded for her record-breaking girls soccer season by being selected to the first team of the All-State… Continue reading