MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Those mighty and tasty Hood Canal shrimp

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

SPORTS: Chimacum softball, baseball teams win doubleheaders from Life Christian; other prep reports

CHIMACUM — Chimacum took a Nisqually League doubleheader from Life Christian on Wednesday to remain in the running for at least second place in league.… Continue reading

SPORTS: Crescent dominates North Olympic League championships

JOYCE — Joel Williams won four events and Zuzana Jakubkova was a triple winner for Crescent at the North Olympic League track and field championships… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Angeles shuts out Sequim 4-0, qualifies for playoffs

PORT ANGELES — In a must-win game, Bob Withrow turned to his big-game pitcher. Once again, A.J. Konopaski delivered. Port Angeles’ senior right-hander baffled Sequim… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Angeles, Sequim softball teams win, prepare for league title showdown; other prep reports

PORT ANGELES — Stacy Webb (10-1) pitched a one-hit shutout and had an RBI-double to spark Port Angeles to a 10-0 Olympic League softball victory… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: Sixkiller hosts luncheon for Husky golf tournament in Port Angeles

THOSE STEEPED IN Husky football history have long cheered the name of former quarterback Sonny Sixkiller, who is in town today to announce his first… Continue reading

SPORTS: Chimacum softball blasts Cascade Christian 15-3; Port Townsend’s Jenny Grauberger wins league girls golf individual championship

CHIMACUM — The Chimacum softball team erupted for 12 runs in the final two innings to beat Cascade Christian 15-3 in five innings Monday. The… Continue reading

SPORTS: Chimacum’s state No. 1-ranked baseball team is one win away from another league title

CHIMACUM — Cascade Christian has got to be getting sick of seeing Landon Cray. For the fifth time in two years, the Chimacum left-hander took… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Angeles hosts Sequim in crucial baseball game Monday

TACOMA — The Port Angeles baseball team has a crucial game today against archrival Sequim at Volunteer Field starting at 4 p.m. The Roughriders, 8-7… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S PREP NOTES: When money matters in sports

ONE OF THE more unpopular remedies for cash-strapped high school athletics programs is pay to play. That a student might not participate in sports simply… Continue reading

PREP SPORTS: Sequim, Port Angeles split tennis matchup

PORT ANGELES — A full afternoon of girls tennis ended up in a split for archrivals Port Angeles and Sequim on Friday. The Wolves and… Continue reading

Forks Kids Fishing Day is Sunday

FORKS — The Forks Kids Fishing Day will be held at Bogachiel Rearing Pond just west of town Sunday from 6 a.m. to noon. The… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Lakes beckon anglers for opener Saturday

THE CALENDAR SAYS it’s spring. The snow and hail falling on the North Olympic Peninsula’s retirement mecca (aka Sequim) Thursday begged to differ. Whatever the… Continue reading

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

■ Anderson Lake — My guess is this lake will be open only for three to four weeks. No doubt there’s plenty of trout swimming… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Angeles earns first boys soccer playoff berth in nine years by beating Port Townsend; other prep reports

PORT TOWNSEND — The Port Angeles boys soccer team’s long playoff drought is over. The Roughriders overcame an emotional senior night crowd at Port Townsend’s… Continue reading

SPORTS: Seattle Storm comes to Sequim during trophy tour

SEQUIM — The Seattle Storm may not be the most popular professional sports franchise in Puget Sound. But after winning two WNBA titles in its… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Anglers get ready for lakes opener on Saturday

THERE’S A REASON why people fought so hard to keep Lake Sutherland open to fishing. As the state’s trout stocking report attests, Clallam County is… Continue reading

SPORTS: Kingston holds off Sequim in battle of Olympic League baseball leaders

SEQUIM — Too many errors, too many mental mistakes and too much Nick Torento. Add it all up, and it was enough to spoil the… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: A duel to cap Easter Sunday

IN BETWEEN NBA playoff games and putting our Easter turkey into the oven last Sunday, I watched a different sort of playoff duel unfold at… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim erupts in second half to bury Port Townsend 4-1 in boys soccer

SEQUIM — On a wet, sloppy night in Dungeness Valley, Sequim turned to its grinder. Nick Camporini muscled his way to a pair of second-half… Continue reading