MATT SCHUBERT’S PREP NOTEBOOK: Port Townsend football team has stellar defense

THERE'S AN INHERENT difficulty that comes with writing a preseason football preview. Namely, nobody really knows what to expect. The coaches might have an idea,… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: Buying a set of perfect clubs

TALK ABOUT DELAYED gratification. With invitations to come and tee it up springing forth from courses and clubs across the North Olympic Peninsula as a… Continue reading

SPORTS: Matt Schubert’s five best things to do this weekend

• Last Chance -- The LaPush Last Chance Salmon Derby comes to the West End this Saturday and Sunday. The event includes prizes for coho… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Free admission to Olympic National Park Saturday

THAT SOCIALIST OBAMA is at it again. Another round of free handouts is coming down the pike. But this isn't your typical corporate bailout. Oh… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS: It’s time for the PDN mushroom contest again

HISTORIANS WILL CALL it a seminal moment some day. For it was then, and only then, that mushrooms were brought out of the shadows and… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT OUTDOORS: Time for mushroom photo contest again — do you got what it takes?

HISTORIANS WILL CALL it a seminal moment some day. For it was then, and only then, that mushrooms were brought out of the shadows and… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN ON GOLF: A big show and Homer Simpson

THE WASHINGTON STATE Convention and Trade Center transforms into the biggest pro shop in the Pacific Northwest this weekend when it hosts Golf Fest Northwest,… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S PREP NOTEBOOK: It’s all about the Benjamins

THE STORY BEHIND the story this prep sports year is all about the Benjamins. Decreases in funding for school districts across the state have led… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Angeles, Sequim boys tennis teams stay unbeaten

PORT ANGELES -- Micah Roos was on fire, not losing a single game, to spark the Port Angeles boys tennis team to its third consecutive… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim loses in football; other prep results

SUMNER -- Injuries to key personnel and a stagnant offense inside the red zone led to the Sequim football team's 21-7 loss to Class 1A… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Townsend’s Piatt holds on for Salt Creek boys crown

JOYCE -- Bereket Piatt is number two no more. The Port Townsend junior proved he'll be a force to be reckoned with this cross country… Continue reading

SPORTS: Friday prep football scores

The Associated Press Aberdeen 35, Centralia 34 Adna 18, Napavine 7 Almira/Coulee-Hartline 56, Odessa 8 Asotin 20, Lind-Ritzville 6 Astoria, Ore. 34, R.A. Long 22… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2009

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Coho opener makes Sekiu crazy

CRAZY COMES TOSekiu this weekend. With wild coho retention opening up in Marine Area 5 (Sekiu) on Saturday, the crowds are sure to arrive en… Continue reading

SPORTS: Football previews, PA to host Capital; other area games

PORT ANGELES -- Week three of the 2009 football season wraps up the non-conference season for Sequim, Port Townsend and Chimacum all on the road… Continue reading

SPORTS: Salt Creek Invitational attracts top prep cross country teams

JOYCE -- The pace always gets set at the Salt Creek Invitational cross country meet. This year's event figures to be no different. All nine… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Coho on final trip up Sol Duc

FORGET A SHOTGUN wedding. The Sol Duc summer coho simply can't wait. Hordes of the coho began leaping at the behest of their libidos at… Continue reading

SPORTS: Kingston nips Port Townsend in soccer; other preps results

KINGSTON -- Kingston nipped Port Townsend 2-1 in girls soccer Tuesday night. The Redskins' (0-2-0, 2-2-0) defense lapsed for just a moment before halftime and… Continue reading

SPORTS: Preview of all area girls soccer teams

PORT ANGELES -- Talk about a turnaround. The Port Angeles girls soccer team has already trumped anything the previous four Roughrider incarnations accomplished, and it's… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: Chance to watch UW men’s golf team

THE WASHINGTON HUSKIES earned an impressive victory last week. No, I'm not talking about Washington's football program. This Cougar alum would like to avoid the… Continue reading

SPORTS: PA swims past Sequim (and other prep results)

PORT ANGELES -- The Port Angeles girls swimming and diving team swamped an undermanned Sequim squad at William Shore Memorial Pool on Tuesday. The Roughriders,… Continue reading