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AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Jr. comes from behind twice to win

Wilder Jr. came back from deficits in two straight games, putting them in position to get into the Yakima Valley Peppers Tournament title… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Jr. victory assures third or higher finish; Crosscutters win two

Wilder Jr. won its third league game in a row and can do no worse than third place in the NW Area… Continue reading

Pierre LaBossiere/Peninsula Daily News Australia Blacks Liam MacDonald (26) takes a cut with teammate Blake Cavill on third base in the championship game of the Firecracker Tournament. Australia Black won 11-1 to take the title.

FIRECRACKER TOURNAMENT: Australian teams play for championship

Baseball might be well down the list of favorite sports in Australia, but Australians showed that… Continue reading

Pierre LaBossiere/Peninsula Daily News Australia Blacks Liam MacDonald (26) takes a cut with teammate Blake Cavill on third base in the championship game of the Firecracker Tournament. Australia Black won 11-1 to take the title.
Levi Larson (40) far right of Forks was quick off the starting line Saturday during the Forks Fourth of July Fun Run in the 10K group. Larson finished first while Adison White of Utah placed first in the 5K. Approximately 75 runners and walkers participated in the annual race organized by Forks varsity basketball coach Rick Gooding to benefit the Forks High School basketball program. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News)

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Peninsula girls make all-state softball teams

Forks, Sequim, Quilcene and Port Angeles have representatives on the Washington State Softball Coaches Association 1A and… Continue reading

Levi Larson (40) far right of Forks was quick off the starting line Saturday during the Forks Fourth of July Fun Run in the 10K group. Larson finished first while Adison White of Utah placed first in the 5K. Approximately 75 runners and walkers participated in the annual race organized by Forks varsity basketball coach Rick Gooding to benefit the Forks High School basketball program. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News)

FIRECRACKER TOURNAMENT: Aussies show they’re for real; Wilder Jr. cruises

Wilder went up against the elite Australian team at the Firecracker Tournament on Sunday and showed that they can go toe to… Continue reading

YOUTH BASEBALL: Visiting Australian squads have global makeup

They come from all corners of the globe and the one thing that ties them together… Continue reading

FIRECRACKER TOURNAMENT: Wilder baseball welcomes Australians and looks to defend title

This year’s edition of the 22nd annual Dick Brown Firecracker Invitational will have a distinct Australian flavor to it. Three Australian travel… Continue reading

Lefties hammer Highline

The Lefties muscled up with three home runs and six extra-base hits in a 15-3 shellacking… Continue reading

Riders compete in state qualifier at Lincoln Park BMX Track

More than 300 riders from the Olympic Peninsula and all around the state of Washington raced at a BMX state qualifier at… Continue reading

Wilder Senior in hunt for league title after Lakeside split

Wilder split a pair of games with Lakeside for the second time this year, putting themselves in good position to win the Washington… Continue reading

LEFTIES: PA bats go silent against trio of Bend pitchers

The Lefties ran into a buzzsaw from a trio of Elks’ pitchers, who allowed just three… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Senior pounds out 39 hits in sweep; Wilder Jr. splits

Wilder remained in the hunt for the NW Area 1 AAA League title with a doubleheader sweep against Lakeside Babe Ruth 14-3 and… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Lincoln BMX to host state series races

More than 300 BMX riders from the Olympic Peninsula and surrounding areas are expected to… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder bounces back for split after being shut out

Wilder Senior bounced back from a shutout loss in the first half of a doubleheader with first-place Lakeside Recovery, getting a walkoff… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Sr. crushes it in doubleheader sweep

Wilder Senior continued its dominance of AAA American Legion League opponents, allowing virtually no offense from… Continue reading

ALL-STAR FOOTBALL GAME: Sequim’s Cowan West offensive MVP

The West as a team was overwhelmed by the East, but local standouts shined at the 25th annual Earl Barden All-Star Classic at… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES LEFTIES: For the Lefties, two Chavezes are better than one

If you’ve been paying attention to Lefties box scores this year, you will have noticed a pair of Chavezes. Chavez is a… Continue reading

AMERICAN LEGION: Wilder Jr. pitchers’ dominate in doubleheader sweep

Wilder Jr. improved its record to 9-3 with spectacular pitching in a two-game sweep over Bellingham Post 7 and Meridian on Saturday. In… Continue reading

Tom Hines 
                                The Hurricane Hill climb is returning to Deer Park Saturday and Sunday. More than 150 racers from all over the Pacific Northwest are expected to compete.

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Hurricane Hill climb set for this weekend

The Olympic Peninsula Motorcycle Club is holding its first major Hurricane Hill climb races of the… Continue reading

Tom Hines 
                                The Hurricane Hill climb is returning to Deer Park Saturday and Sunday. More than 150 racers from all over the Pacific Northwest are expected to compete.