MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Halibut are hit and miss during first week of season

WHENEVER WORD OF a monster flatty caught in the eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca leaks out, more often than not, the location is said… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Matt Schubert’s five best bets to do this weekend

■ Flatty fever — Take your pick on your favorite halibut hole. With the majority of the Peninsula’s saltwater opening to flatty fishing at some… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Clams and oysters waiting for the taking around North Olympic Peninsula

SOME MIGHT SAY I’m doing you a disservice. Spending an entire column writing about clams and oysters in the month of May? For those who… Continue reading

SPORTS: Chimacum baseball team advances to state for fifth time in six years; other playoff reports

CHIMACUM — Finally, the Chimacum baseball team may actually get some competition. “Oh, it’s coming whether we want it to or not,” Chimacum coach Jim… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim’s boys soccer team beats Eatonville in overtime to advance to district playoffs

PORT ANGELES — The Sequim boys soccer team kept coming up empty chance after chance. It took a golden opportunity for the Wolves (9-7-0 overall)… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: Sport loses one of its best

ONLY FOUR GOLFERS have been great enough to be referenced simply by their first name: Arnie, Jack, Tiger and Seve. Seve Ballesteros, arguably the most… Continue reading

SPORTS: Class 1A Chimacum softball upsets 2A Kingston in tune-up for playoffs

CHIMACUM — Cydney Nelson pitched seven strong innings to lead the Chimacum softball team to a 2-1 victory over Class 2A Kingston on Tuesday. The… Continue reading

SPORTS: Crescent boys and girls dominate North Olympic League track championships

JOYCE — The month of May is all about survival in high school track and field. The first round of cuts came Tuesday afternoon at… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Angeles beats rival Sequim 12-2 at bi-district baseball tournament

BREMERTON — The third time was the charm for the Port Angeles baseball team. The Roughriders blasted archrival Sequim 12-2 in the first round of… Continue reading

SPORTS: WIAA Hall of Fame beckons Chapman

Howard “Scooter” Chapman has an idea how his career will end. The 76-year-old broadcaster will be doing his morning show on KONP radio someday when,… Continue reading

SPORTS: Forks softball team splits league doubleheader with Tenino

FORKS — The Forks softball team is ending the season on a high note after splitting a doubleheader with Tenino on Monday. Tenino won the… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Townsend boys soccer beats Charles Wright in loser-out playoff game, advances to tri-district action today; other playoff reports

TACOMA — Nick Silberman and Vojtech Krempek scored first-half goals to propel the Port Townsend boys soccer team to the tri-district playoffs Monday. The Olympic… Continue reading

Seattle Mariners jettison Milton Bradley

PDN news sources SEATTLE — The Seattle Mariners designated mercurial outfielder Milton Bradley for assignment today, recalling outfielder Carlos Peguero to take Bradley's place on… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2011
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SPORTS: Port Townsend’s popular Rhody Run filling up quickly

PORT TOWNSEND — Registration for one of the North Olympic Peninsula’s premier annual running events, Port Townsend’s 7.4-mile Rhody Run, has topped 1,750, and the… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S PREP NOTES: Sequim Wolf growls, fires up her teammates

FEW WOULD’VE BLAMED Sequim’s Bailey Rhodefer for getting out of the way of a high-and-tight fastball from Port Angeles pitcher Stacy Webb. They might call… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS: Get out there, just for the halibut

INDULGE THAT HALIBUT hunting habit if you must this weekend. Today’s season opener in Marine Area 6 (eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca) and 9… Continue reading

OUTDOORS: Matt Schubert’s five best bets to do this weekend

■ Strait halibut — Opportunity is limited to say the least in the eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca. Even with the season beginning Thursday… Continue reading

SPORTS: Chimacum baseball and softball teams end regular season with wins; other prep reports

CHIMACUM — No. 9 batter Derek Ajax decided to hit like a clean-up batter with his first two home runs of the year to spark… Continue reading

SPORTS: Olympic Peninsula Eagles semipro football team plays first game Saturday in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES — The Olympic Peninsula Eagles are cleared for takeoff. The semipro football team starts its sixth season on the North Olympic Peninsula with… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim beats archrival Port Angeles in extra-inning thriller, wins Olympic League title

SEQUIM — There will be no sharing this season. The Sequim softball team claimed an outright Olympic League crown with a dramatic 7-6 victory over… Continue reading