Sports: Racer retiring after 27 years behind the wheel

PORT ANGELES -- After 27 years of racing, 20 of them here on the North Olympic Peninsula, driver Thom VanGesen will be hanging up his… Continue reading

Sports: Port Angeles wins, 56-6

PORT ANGELES -- Adam Macomber had his second 300-yard rushing game of the season for the Port Angeles High School football team as the Riders… Continue reading

Sports: Port Townsend still unbeaten, 47-21

PORT TOWNSEND -- Keith Johnson scored five touchdowns, intercepted a pass, forced a fumble, rushed for 165 yards and darn near leaped buildings in a… Continue reading

Sports: Riders lose to Olympic

PORT ANGELES -- The Port Angeles High School volleyball team lost to Olympic 3-2 (19-25, 25-21, 23-25, 25-14, 15-8) in a tough Narrows League match… Continue reading

Sports: Port Angeles loses to Shelton

PORT ANGELES -- For just a minute, rather for 24 seconds Friday night it looked like Port Angeles High School might turn its Narrows League… Continue reading

Sports: Powerful Port Townsend racks up 495 rushing yards, 56 points

ORTING -- Nick Gallaway rushed for three touchdowns and 208 yards Friday night and the Port Townsend High School football team beat Orting on the… Continue reading

Sports: Sequim man named Crescent High School boys basketball coach

JOYCE -- Mike Lippert of Sequim has been hired as the new Crescent High School boys basketball coach. "I am excited and relieved to find… Continue reading

Sports: Port Angeles romps over Tahoma

TACOMA -- Adam Macomber rushed for five touchdowns and 303 yards Friday night as Port Angeles High School beat Mount Tahoma in a nonleague football… Continue reading

Sports: Sequim wins; other high school results

SEQUIM -- The Sequim High School football team bounced back from a loss last weekend to win its Nisqually League opener 27-7 over Orting. The… Continue reading

Sports: Yes, this final football score is 75-9 — in favor of Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND -- Jeremiah Fountain and the rest of the Port Townsend High School football team didn't forget last year's shutout loss to North Mason.… Continue reading

Sports: Record pink salmon taken west of Port Angeles

A state record pink salmon was caught near Pillar Point this week, but the fish will never go down in the history books. The 14-pound… Continue reading

Sports: Roughriders lose opener in final seconds

PORT ANGELES -- Shorewood quarterback Shawn Tracy completed a 65-yard pass to Wade Gurnett with 33 seconds remaining, breaking a 14-14 tie and lifting the… Continue reading

Sports: Gold comes to Port Angeles in form of wrestler Bruce Baumgartner

PORT ANGELES -- World-famous wrestler Bruce Baumgartner will get quite the welcome when his plane lands in Port Angeles on Sunday. Baumgartner, one of the… Continue reading

Sports: Sequim All-Stars win state title — “that was for KayDee!”

By Tim Roach SNOQUALMIE -- The Sequim Junior Little League fastpitch team won the state championship thanks to a dramatic two-run home run by Ashley… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2003

Sports: Grieving Sequim All-Stars lose first tournament game; play for World Series berth today

SNOQUALMIE -- With the death of a teammate on their minds, the Sequim Junior Little League fastpitch team lost 4-2 Wednesday, the team's first loss… Continue reading

Peninsula Sports: Visiting Kenyan athletes “learning a lot”

A group of Kenyans is finding the North Olympic Peninsula to its liking, and learning an American basketball lesson at the same time. "We are… Continue reading

Sports: Port Angeles High School graduate signs letter of intent with Peninsula College

PORT ANGELES -- Port Angeles High School graduate Allison Crumb tops the growing list of athletes who have recently signed letters of intent to play… Continue reading

Sports: Kenyan teams to compete against Peninsula high school, college players in basketball

By Tim Roach PORT ANGELES -- The national high school basketball champions from Kenya arrived on Saturday to begin playing a two-week series of exhibition… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2003

Sports: Halibut season reopens today — will weather cooperate?

NEAH BAY -- Halibut fishing on the North Coast reopens today after more than three weeks of being closed. But the season -- predicted to… Continue reading

Sports: Marathon participants give rave reviews to first North Olympic event

PORT ANGELES -- One of marathon director Larry Little's main goals was to produce a world-class event that attracts runners from across the country. If… Continue reading