ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Lauren Larson, Port Angeles Track and Field

Port Angeles distance runner Lauren Larson had a spectacular weekend at the West Central District III 2A Track and Field meet in Bremerton. Larson ran… Continue reading

AREA SPORTS BRIEFS: Second American Legion baseball tryout Friday at Civic Field

The Peninsula Tennis Club is offering free tennis instruction, drills and supervised play for area… Continue reading

PREP BASEBALL: Port Angeles’ Brody Merritt named Olympic 2A MVP

Port Angeles’ fireballing pitcher Brody Merritt is the Class 2A Olympic League baseball MVP. Merritt held an 8-0 record on the season… Continue reading

Taye Babeker Tirfea, from Addis Ababa, Ethiopa, stops his watch ase he crosses the line in 37:37 to win the Men’s Elite 2019 Rhody Run at Fort Worden State Park on Sunday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

OUTDOOR SPORTS: Rhody run keeps it local and goes international

More than 1,500 runners from all around the Pacific Northwest competed in 6K and 12K races at the 41st annual Rhody Run… Continue reading

Taye Babeker Tirfea, from Addis Ababa, Ethiopa, stops his watch ase he crosses the line in 37:37 to win the Men’s Elite 2019 Rhody Run at Fort Worden State Park on Sunday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

PREP SOFTBALL: 14 Roughriders, Wolves make 2A all-league teams

Sequim and Port Angeles combined to place 14 athletes on the Class 2A All-Olympic League Softball teams. The Roughriders had four first-team… Continue reading

PREP GOLF: Peninsula golfers tee off at state Tuesday morning

A total of nine golfers from Port Angeles, Sequim, Port Townsend and Chimacum, including three league champions, will begin play this morning… Continue reading

PREP SOFTBALL: Roughriders take district title over Sequim; both to state

The Port Angeles and Sequim softball girls have certainly grown familiar with each other. The Roughriders and Wolves played an unprecedented five times… Continue reading

TRACK AND FIELD: Port Angeles girls, Sequim boys win district

The Sequim boys and Port Angeles girls won the West Central District III 2A track and field championship, with the Roughriders roaring back… Continue reading

PLAYOFF TENNIS: Chimacum and Sequim duos win district doubles’ titles

The Olympic Peninsula has a pair of doubles’ tennis champions headed to the 1A and 2A state tennis meets next weekend. The Chimacum… Continue reading

BASEBALL: Lefties looking for host families

With less than two weeks before first pitch, the Port Angeles Lefties find themselves in a… Continue reading

DISTRICT TRACK MEETS: Sequim boys, Port Angeles girls win WCD III 2A meet

Port Angeles, Sequim, Port Townsend, Chimacum results from Friday’s WCD III track meets.

PREP FOOTBALL: Forks picks former Washington Husky Trevor Highfield as head coach

Trevor Highfield should fit in pretty well in Forks. Highfield, the son of an iron-worker and commercial… Continue reading

STATE BASEBALL: Outstanding Port Angeles season ends in one-run loss at state

Port Angeles held the lead late, but stumbled in the sixth inning and was eliminated from the… Continue reading

DISTRICT SOFTBALL: Port Angeles and Sequim go 2-0 Friday, advance to state

All four Olympic League teams qualify for state tournament

STATE SOCCER: Sequim comes oh, so close in heartbreaking 3-2 loss to Woodland

Sequim came tantalizingly close to taking its match with Woodland to overtime, but in the end, a post, a diving save and… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Six area golfers join three already headed to state

Neah Bay, Clallam Bay and Crescent Tri-District track and field results and Forks softball

OUTDOORS: Behemoth of a bass caught in Lake Leland

A FISH TALE rarely told of the relatively cold-water lakes in this state recently occurred at Lake Leland near Quilcene. An unknown angler with a… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Additional halibut openings expected to be announced

NOTHING HAS BEEN officially announced, but Brandon Mason of Mason’s Olson Resort in Sekiu (360-963-2311) expects more time on the water to hunt for halibut… Continue reading