Preps

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Forks’ Jake Jacoby, right, takes a shot as Sedro-Woolley’s Bryson Bartlett, left, and Keenan Hofstad defend during Friday night’s first round of the Port Angeles Holiday Basketball Tournament.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Sedro-Woolley too much for Forks

Four first quarter 3-pointers staked Forks to an early 17-11 lead, but the long and rangy… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Forks’ Jake Jacoby, right, takes a shot as Sedro-Woolley’s Bryson Bartlett, left, and Keenan Hofstad defend during Friday night’s first round of the Port Angeles Holiday Basketball Tournament.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Roughriders respond on defense, limit Rochester to 7 points in second half

Port Angeles dialed in defensively during the second half of a 51-24 boys basketball win over Rochester, holding the Warriors to just… Continue reading

ALL PENINSULA GIRLS SOCCER MVP: Port Angeles freshman Emilia Long takes league by storm

The list of accolades for Port Angeles freshman Emilia Long is lengthy. Long to-taled the best statistical season of any player on… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Port Angeles boys stand tall in road win over Centralia

Port Angeles surrendered its 10-point lead in the fourth quarter and went down by one point against Centralia in the final minute, but… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forks girls rally past Chimacum for OT win

Playing without Rian Peters, who re-injured a sprained ankle, the resurgent Forks girls basketball team came roaring back from a big deficit to… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Resilient Port Angeles fights off illness, big deficit to pull out win

Port Angeles hung in and scrapped out an impressive 48-45 win against a state-caliber Class 2A opponent, last season’s state runner-up, in… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Port Angeles pulls past Kingston late

Port Angeles’ deep bench wore down Kingston and stretched open a close Olympic League 2A Division girls basketball contest as the Roughriders prevailed… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Port Angeles reserves play key role in win over Kingston

Port Angeles got a boost from its bench in a 61-38 Olympic League 2A Division boys basketball win over Kingston on Friday.… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL: Rough night for Sequim as Roughriders roll in rivalry tilt

The potential was there for a classic Rainshadow Rumble rivalry boys basketball matchup between Sequim and Port Angeles on Wednesday night. It… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Port Angeles pitches rare first-half shutout in rivalry win

Port Angeles and its swarming defense achieved the rare feat of holding a team scoreless for an entire half as the Roughriders… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Sequim’s Bobbi Sparks, top, and Neah Bay’s Courtney Swan battle for a loose ball in the closing minutes of Tuesday night’s matchup at Sequim High School.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Neah Bay shows resolve in win over Sequim

For a team that starts three freshmen and has two more playing long minutes as reserves Neah Bay displayed a wealth of poise… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Sequim’s Bobbi Sparks, top, and Neah Bay’s Courtney Swan battle for a loose ball in the closing minutes of Tuesday night’s matchup at Sequim High School.

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Olson hits five treys in Forks’ win over Chimacum

The resurgent Forks girls used a stifling defense and got five 3-pointers from Jayden Olson in beating Chimacum in the first of a… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL: Sequim attacks rim in win over Neah Bay

Sequim attacked inside offensively and shut down a short-handed Neah Bay boys basketball team to triumph 67-36 in a nonleague matchup. Wolves coach… Continue reading

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Port Townsend soars past Chimacum, Forks tops 2A Blaine

Port Townsend rolled out to a huge lead after one quarter and never looked back in a 79-36 boys basketball rivalry win… Continue reading

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Port Angeles’ comeback bid denied in loss to North Kitsap

Port Angeles picked a bad time to play as poorly on defense as it had in years in a 48-41 loss to… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Neah Bay girls win season opener vs. Forks; Spartan boys top Red Devils

Neah Bay broke open a close contest in the opening minutes of the third quarter, extending a five-point halftime advantage to double… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forks boys ride hot start to win over Port Townsend

A fast start, coupled with players stepping up and filling roles, if not space in the box score, lifted Forks to a 61-48… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL: Port Angeles stuffs Mount Tahoma

Port Angeles controlled the paint offensively and defensively and dispatched Class 3A Mount Tahoma with relative ease 55-32 in a nonleague boys… Continue reading

PREP ROUNDUP: Forks girls remain undefeated, Port Townsend boys win in wild finish

The Roughriders couldn’t keep 6-foot-2 Kirsten Ritchie out of the paint late and fell to the Class 3A Seahawks in a nonleague… Continue reading

PREP BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Forks girls stand tall in win over Aberdeen

Forks made it two wins in two nights by toppling Class 2A Aberdeen 55-45 in a nonleague girls basketball game. The Spartans (2-0)… Continue reading

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