Michael Dashiell

Volleyball: Sequim sweeps Knights, Trojans, Borderites to improve to 4-0

Sequim’s Wolves battered a pair of Olympic League foes last week, then got a four-set test against a non-league squad that featured an epic final… Continue reading

Football: Cowan leads upset of No. 9-ranked Vikings

Known for his throwing arm and scrambling ability, Sequim senior quarterback Riley Cowan helped the Wolves last week to a major early-season upset with his… Continue reading

Q&A with Jakob Pyeatt, American Legion-Boys Nation representative

Jakob Pyeatt wasn’t particularly interested in pursuing a career in politics when he signed up for the American Legion’s Evergreen Boys State program, a week-long… Continue reading

Big Hurt set for Sept. 22

The Big Hurt, a four-course meal of daunting athletic challenges, is back to test the endurance of individuals and relay teams. The multi-sport event combining… Continue reading

Boys tennis: Sequim nets key win against Port Angeles

The season is early, but Sequim’s boys tennis team already has a signature win. Opening against their rivals from across the peninsula, Sequim swept all… Continue reading

Fall sports preview: Balanced, deep team has Wolves’ girls swim team eyeing state berths

SHS girls swim 2018 season preview Head coach: Bob Pease (first season); Assistant: Katie Ward 2017 record: 4-3, fourth in Olympic League 2A division; tied… Continue reading

Fall sports preview: Wolves’ cross country hopes high with senior boys, newcomer girls

Fall sports preview: SHS cross country Head coach: Harold Huff (17th season); Assistant: Mike Cobb 2017 finish: Boys — 6-2 in Olympic League, Olympic League… Continue reading

Fitness in (re)focus at 360 Health and Fitness

360 Health and Fitness What: Personal, group fitness facility Where: 755 W. Washington St., Suite D Website: www.360gym.net Their move from Carlsborg and shifting of… Continue reading

Girls soccer: Roughriders dominate Wolves in Sequim

Port Angeles showed off its offensive quality and held Sequim off the scoreboard in a 3-0 Rainshadow Rumble girls soccer victory on Sept. 8, the… Continue reading

Obituaries — Sept. 12, 2018

Steven Vie The family of Steven Vie invites you to join us for a Funeral Mass at St. Joseph’s Church on Friday, September 14 at… Continue reading

Odds and ends from the editor’s desk

Well, school is back in session, teachers have new contracts and all is calm and well in the education world, right? Perhaps not. The McCleary… Continue reading

Volleyball: Wolves rout Riders in three sets

Sequim’s Wolves started their league season with a win, beating Olympic Peninsula rival Port Angeles at home 25-15, 25-18, 25-18 on Sept. 6. “We were… Continue reading

Football: Wolves overcome rain, Spartans thanks to Cowan’s big night, defense

Senior Riley Cowan tied a school record for career touchdown passes Friday night, but it was his scrambling that sparked Sequim High’s 20-16 comeback victory… Continue reading

Returning SHS senior Raymond Lam bolsters a Sequim lineup already replete with upperclassmen in 2018. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell

Fall sports preview: Experienced, athletic SHS boys tennis squad looks for league wins, postseason berths

SHS boys tennis 2018 season preview Head coach: Mark Textor (13th season); Assistant: Rich Hay 2017 record: 8-7 in 2A Olympic League (third), 8-8 overall;… Continue reading

Returning SHS senior Raymond Lam bolsters a Sequim lineup already replete with upperclassmen in 2018. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell
Sequim’s Tayler Breckenridge, background, was an all-Olympic League First Team player in 2017. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell

Fall sports preview: Seniors, sophs lead Wolves’ volleyball on court

Fall sports preview: Sequim High School volleyball Head coach: Jennie Webber Heilman (26th season); Assistants: Rachel Oden, Lillian Oden 2017 record: 7-5 in Olympic League… Continue reading

Sequim’s Tayler Breckenridge, background, was an all-Olympic League First Team player in 2017. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell

Find trail-themed adventure with annual GOAT Run

The Great Olympic Adventure Trail (GOAT) Run is a trail 50k, marathon and half-marathon that traverses Kelly Ridge between the Olympic National Park and the… Continue reading

Air Affaire draws a crowd for sixth event

Wildfire smoke and chilly temperatures may have kept some away, but last weekend’s sixth-annual Olympic Peninsula Air Affaire and Sequim Valley Fly-In still drew quite… Continue reading

Business briefs — Aug. 29, 2018

Stewart leads Bones Bash effort Sound Community Bank CEO Laurie Stewart, formerly of Sequim, is the Corporate Chair for the 2018 Bone Bash, an Oct.… Continue reading

Fall sports preview: SHS football readies balanced attack for 2018

Fall sports preview: Sequim High School Football 2017 record: 6-4 overall, 4-2 in Olympic League (third place); 0-1 in postseason Head coach: Erik Wiker (15th… Continue reading

Obituaries — Aug. 29, 2018

John Corbin Pollock February 15, 1934 - July 31, 2018 John Corbin Pollock, last a resident of Sequim, WA, formerly of Warrenville, IL, passed away… Continue reading