SPORTS: Sequim High School’s Travis Decker is a small running back who plays big

SEQUIM -- Sequim running back Travis Decker used to be one of the biggest players on the field. He was an offensive guard for his… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN ON GOLF: Before the football game, there’s the Apple Cup tourney

PENINSULA GOLF CLUB'S 18th annual Apple Cup Best Ball Tournament hopes to provide some good-natured, in-state-rivalry trash talk before the 102nd Apple Cup football game… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim, Neah Bay set to play in Silverdale in state playoffs Saturday

SILVERDALE ­-- Class 2A Sequim and 1B Neah Bay will share the same field this coming Saturday as the state prep football playoffs go into… Continue reading

SPORTS: Top-ranked Chemeketa ends Peninsula Pirates’ men’s soccer season

SALEM, Ore. -- Peninsula College men's soccer season came to an end one game short of its third-straight NWAACC Final Four with a 3-2 loss… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S PREP NOTES: Football coach of the year will be a tough decision

HERE'S A DIFFICULT proposition. Try to find the football coach of the year on the North Olympic Peninsula It's not that there's a dearth of… Continue reading

SPORTS: Crescent falls at 1B football playoffs

TUMWATER — The Crescent Loggers ran into a familiar roadblock. The Lake Quinault Elks kept Crescent from its first state playoff appearance since 1996 for… Continue reading

SPORTS: Neah Bay 50, King’s Way Christian 0

SILVERDALE — Neah Bay High School’s football team made an awfully long drive for a short game Friday night, flattening King’s Way Christian in a… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Townsend places at swim meet (PA, Sequim compete)

FEDERAL WAY — The young Port Townsend girls swimming team placed in two events and finished 16th overall out of 31 teams at the Class… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim Wolves win first state game, advance in the 2A

POULSBO — Everyone in the stands was surely thinking it. Sequim athletic director Dave Ditlefsen was definitely thinking it. It was even beginning to creep… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Razor clam digging scheduled for this weekend

I'VE NEVER BEEN one to turn down a good old fashioned hole-digging. It's an activity that has captivated thousands of young men, and maybe a… Continue reading

SPORTS: Pirates gain berth in Elite Eight with 3-2 overtime win against Edmonds

PORT ANGELES -- Playing in the muck and mud of Wally Sigmar Athletic Complex, the Peninsula College men's soccer team managed to come out golden… Continue reading

MICHAEL CARMAN’S GOLF COLUMN: Apple Cup, Rick Kaps Scholarship tourneys on tap

CONSIDERING THE LENGTHS I went in trying to encourage people to volunteer in a former job, I was slightly stunned when checking out the volunteer… Continue reading

SPORTS: Peninsula College in loser-out playoff game today in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES -- The Peninsula College men's soccer team can't look ahead. Although, it sure is tempting. The Pirates (11-4-5 overall) begin their quest for… Continue reading

SPORTS: Powerhouse Meridian ends Port Townsend’s football season

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND -- The little team that could finally ran out of gas. The Port Townsend football team's bid to reach the Class 1A state… Continue reading

PREP NOTES COLUMN: Crescent football on an offensive roll; Port Townsend runners are stellar

DYLEN HEAWARD HAD himself a season . . . in the last two games. The Crescent running back ripped the Lopez and Highland Christian defenses… Continue reading

SPORTS: Sequim, Port Townsend send athletes to state girls swimming championships

SILVERDALE -- Port Townsend and Sequim will both send athletes to the Class 1A/2A state girls swimming championships after strong showings at the West Central… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Rain is making it tough for anglers

AS MANY OF you know by now, I'm used to rejection. From sourpuss sources to unwilling women, I tend to get turned down with great… Continue reading

SPORTS: Port Townsend’s Piatt, Sequim’s Cutting seek state cross country titles

PASCO -- Port Townsend's Bereket Piatt is entering uncharted territory as the state cross country meet at Sun Willows Golf Course approaches this Saturday. He… Continue reading

MATT SCHUBERT’S OUTDOORS COLUMN: Time for Winterfest activities

I LIKE SNOW as much as the next guy. But I think we can all agree, last year's snowpocalypse was a little much. When a… Continue reading

SPORTS: Peninsula College settles for tie with Bellevue; co-title of conference

PORT ANGELES -- If a tie is like kissing your sister, the Peninsula College men's soccer team puckered up for dear old grandma on Wednesday.… Continue reading