SPORTS: Wilder’s offensive explosion in Firecracker Classic

PORT ANGELES -- Wilder Baseball's stranglehold on the Dick Brown Memorial Firecracker Classic continued this weekend. The North Olympic Peninsula all-star squad delivered a pair… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS: Solving mystery that is summer

IT ONLY TOOK five years, and several thousand frequent flier miles, but my parents are paying me a visit at last. After traveling to such… Continue reading

SPORTS: Wilder starts Firecracker with a bang

PORT ANGELES -- Wilder Baseball pulled out some early fireworks as they blew out the Victoria Mariners 11-0 in its opening game of the Dick… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS: Beware of the pincers . . . crabbing season starts today

SHARPEN THOSE WITS and elbows. It's time to dance with the Dungeness crab, one of the North Olympic Peninsula's most captivating, if not cuddly, critters.… Continue reading

SPORTS: Wilder Firecracker pops this Fourth of July weekend

PORT ANGELES -- Wilder Baseball fans can generally count on two things every Fourth of July: Fireworks over Port Angeles Harbor and a Wilder championship… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN ON GOLF: Island links just a little elusive

SAN JUAN GOLF and Country Club in Friday Harbor will just have to remain a mystery to me for the time being. We didn't forget… Continue reading

SPORTS: Semipro Eagles win on a different home turf 21-6

PORT ANGELES -- The Olympic Peninsula Eagles secondary made sure its first home game in Port Angeles was a good one Saturday afternoon. The semipro… Continue reading

SPORTS: Wilder Baseball continues tourney quest with dual wins in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. -- Wilder Baseball left little doubt in marching toward the semifinals of the Post 9 Showcase Classic on Friday. The North Olympic Peninsula… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Townsend’s Webster on threshold of being three-sport head coach

THINK BEING A three-sport athlete is hard? Try being a three-sport coach. Tom Webster has pulled it off with little to no fanfare during each… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: What camping really means

PERHAPS THE TERM "camping" needs a little clarity. For it seems our pluralist society has somehow altered its definition in recent years. The fact that… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Hiking, fishing the backcountry

ONE OF MAN'S biggest obstacles to piscatorial peace: His inherent laziness. If a fishing hole isn't just down the beaten path, or right off the… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: Top names fade at U.S. Open on final day

FOR MICHAEL JORDAN, the famous Nike commercial asked, "It's gotta be the shoes?" In the case of 2010 U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell, the question… Continue reading

SPORTS: Wilder Baseball continues hot streak

PORT ANGELES -- Wilder Baseball split two one-run games with Aberdeen/Hoquiam on Saturday but blasted the same team 13-2 Sunday to capture two of the… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Last chance for the flatties this weekend

OH, SWEET FLATTIES. It seems like just yesterday we were cozying up together. Your mutated eyes caught mine, and I just knew right then and… Continue reading

SPORTS: Tranco Transmissions wins Port Angeles city youth baseball title second year in row

PORT ANGELES -- Tranco Transmissions secured its second straight Cal Ripken Majors League city championship Thursday night in a barn-burner, defeating Mobile Music 7-6. Mobile… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S PREP NOTES: It’s a wrap for an exciting high school season

WHAT A CRAZY couple of weeks. The FIFA World Cup arrived in all its horn-blowing glory. The NBA Finals played out between the Association's two… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN ON GOLF: Pebble Beach on display in U.S. Open

GOLF FANS ARE in for a treat this weekend. The U.S. Open returns to arguably the most beautiful golf course in the world, Pebble Beach… Continue reading

SPORTS: Wilder Baseball takes three games from tough Kitsap Baseball

PORT ANGELES -- Wilder Baseball took advantage of last weekend's sunshine to take three of four games from powerhouse Kitsap Baseball. Wilder (10-4) lost the… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Free fishing weekend for anglers

DON'T BE FOOLED, it's a trap. The state can call it Free Fishing Weekend all it wants, but we know the score. Residents get to… Continue reading

Colorado to join expanding Pac-10 conference

PDN news sources The first big move in the pending realignment of college sports conferences has been made with the announcement today that Colorado is… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2010
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