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Sequim runners rule marathon races as records fall

It was Sequim’s day to shine in the sun. Quite literally, the sun was shining down on the racers of the North Olympic Discovery Marathon… Continue reading

 

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Sequim’s Beuke, UW crew race to another national championship

The Washington women’s rowing team won its second NCAA national championship on June 2, with Sequim’s Elise Beuke picking up her second national championship as… Continue reading

 

BMX: Lincoln Park BMX track opens for the season

PThe Lincoln Park BMX track opened for its 2019 season with 82 riders taking to the improved course in 22 races Sunday, May 5. The… Continue reading

 

Basketball: Sequim’s Despain stays on peninsula, to play for PC Pirates

All-league guard Nate Despain of Sequim is keeping it local. Peninsula College announced last week that Despain has signed to play for the Pirates next… Continue reading

MOUNTAIN BIKING: Two young local riders win at Sunday’s NW Cup

They came from as far away as the cold of Quebec and Vermont and the balmy deserts of Southern California. They even came from as… Continue reading

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                                Samuel Kahapea shoots against Bellevue College. Kahapea scored 18 points to help the Pirates come from behind to beat Bellevue 69-68, qualifying for the NWAC Tournament.

Men’s basketball: Pirates roar back from deep hole to earn berth in NWAC Tourney

Things couldn’t have looked much bleaker than they did for the Peninsula College basketball men at halftime. They were in a simple situation Saturday, March… Continue reading

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                                Samuel Kahapea shoots against Bellevue College. Kahapea scored 18 points to help the Pirates come from behind to beat Bellevue 69-68, qualifying for the NWAC Tournament.
Rick Ross Peninsula’s Leilani Padilla shoots against Bellevue. Padilla led the team with 18 points in the Pirates’ 82-57 win that locked up a North Region championship.

WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Pirates North Region champions

The Peninsula women started off slow in league this year, but they’ve picked a perfect time to get red-hot. After starting North Region play 1-3,… Continue reading

Rick Ross Peninsula’s Leilani Padilla shoots against Bellevue. Padilla led the team with 18 points in the Pirates’ 82-57 win that locked up a North Region championship.

Men’s basketball: Peninsula men retool after last year’s title run

Peninsula College men’s basketball Head coach: Donald Rollman (first year) 2017-2018 record: 19-10 (second in North Division); second at NWAC tournament Top returning players: G… Continue reading

Women’s basketball: PC Pirates more talented but less experienced

The Peninsula College women’s basketball team is making a nearly complete fresh start, having players come from far and wide, literally from well north of… Continue reading

Women’s soccer: Pirates claim NWAC-record fourth title

Going up against a team that had given up just one goal during the entire league season, the Peninsula women left their opponent shocked by… Continue reading

Five peninsula BMX riders crowned state champs

Heavy rain on Sept. 7 didn’t dampen the spirits and more importantly didn’t damage the track as nearly 700 riders from all around the state… Continue reading

College soccer: Pirates power past Shoreline

The Peninsula College men and women got off to a nice start in North Division play, sweeping Shoreline College at Sigmar Field on Sept. 8.… Continue reading

College soccer preview: Powerhouse Pirate women still a force

Peninsula College women’s soccer 2018 season preview Head coach: Kanyon Anderson (ninth season) 2017 record: 20-1-0, 15-0-0 in North Region (champs); 2-1 in NWAC playoffs… Continue reading

Area Special Olympians win gold at regionals

The Clallam County Orcas Special Olympics softball and golf teams swept their divisions and brought home gold medals in the regional tournaments last week. The… Continue reading

Sandi Gunn of Sequim and Yen Chen of Port Angeles won pickleball gold at the Bremerton West Sound Senior Games held Friday and Saturday in the 65-69 women’s doubles. Gunn also won gold with Forrest Franz of Sequim in the 65-69 mixed doubles while Chen won Silver with Richard Reed of Port Angeles in the 60-64 mixed doubles.

Local pickleballers win gold

Several Port Angeles and Sequim Pickleballers won their divisions at the Bremerton West Sound Senior Games in mid-July. Forrest Franz and Sandi Gunn, both of… Continue reading

Sandi Gunn of Sequim and Yen Chen of Port Angeles won pickleball gold at the Bremerton West Sound Senior Games held Friday and Saturday in the 65-69 women’s doubles. Gunn also won gold with Forrest Franz of Sequim in the 65-69 mixed doubles while Chen won Silver with Richard Reed of Port Angeles in the 60-64 mixed doubles.

Golf: Record turnout for Clallam County Amateur tourney

Ed Klein won over the biggest-ever field of the Clallam County Amateur, building up a solid lead after two days and hanging on for the… Continue reading

Amy Young of Keaau, Hawaii, celebrates as she crosses the finish line at the North Olympic Discovery Marathon on Sunday. She was the first woman to finish the marathon.

Bainbridge runner breaks North Olympic Discovery Marathon record

The rain held off for the top finishers, the headwinds didn’t stop a 12-year-old marathon record from being broken, and the air was clear and… Continue reading

Amy Young of Keaau, Hawaii, celebrates as she crosses the finish line at the North Olympic Discovery Marathon on Sunday. She was the first woman to finish the marathon.

Boys soccer: Wolves roar into state, take district’s fifth seed

Sequim survived the consolation bracket and advanced to the Class 2A boys soccer state tournament for the first time since 2010 with a late score… Continue reading

Fastpitch: Wolves edge Riders in district warm-up

Sequim softball gets some bragging rights, while Port Angeles gets to keep its league unbeaten streak intact. Playing a fill-in game on April 7 so… Continue reading

Boys soccer: Wolves, Roughriders duel to a high-scoring draw

Don’t tell these kids it was just a “friendly.” Port Angeles and Sequim, two of the better teams in the Olympic League 2A Division, played… Continue reading