Sports

PHOTO: Port Angeles’ Wicked Racing sprints to a win

The sun came out and so did sprint boat fans as the race boats made their return to Extreme Sports Park on July 27 —… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2019

Rowing: SYBC team competes, places at Poulsbo event

Six Sequim Bay Yacht Club rowers took home honors at the Kitsap Invitational Masters Summer Scrimmage hosted by the Poulsbo-based Kitsap Rowing Association on July… Continue reading

Sports briefs — July 31, 2019

Pickleball tourney set for Aug. 8 The Sequim Picklers will host the Sequim Pickler Round Robin (aka Big Dill) tournament Thursday, Aug. 8, at the… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2019
Participants of the 2017 Valley of the Trolls race past Troll Haven in Gardiner. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell.

Valley of the Trolls race welcomes pirates

The fifth annual race will have a pirate theme on August 17

Participants of the 2017 Valley of the Trolls race past Troll Haven in Gardiner. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell.
The Olympic Crosscutters qualified for the American Legion state A tournament this weekend with a weekend sweep over Stanwood. From left, assistant coach Anthony Koeninger, John Vaara, Trenton Indelicato, Colton Reed, Elijah Flodstrom, Parker Nickerson, Dalton Kilmer, assistant coach Nick Johnston, Elisha Dujue, Zane Glassock, Kole Acker, Hunter Robinson, Kellen Garcelon, Tanner Woodley, Nathan Seelye, Logan Urvina and head coach John Qualls.

Baseball: Crosscutters win two, qualify for state tournament

Forced to play in a 17U AA league even though their players were all 16 and under, the Crosscutters still managed to win a few… Continue reading

The Olympic Crosscutters qualified for the American Legion state A tournament this weekend with a weekend sweep over Stanwood. From left, assistant coach Anthony Koeninger, John Vaara, Trenton Indelicato, Colton Reed, Elijah Flodstrom, Parker Nickerson, Dalton Kilmer, assistant coach Nick Johnston, Elisha Dujue, Zane Glassock, Kole Acker, Hunter Robinson, Kellen Garcelon, Tanner Woodley, Nathan Seelye, Logan Urvina and head coach John Qualls.
Liam Barber, number 58 on the left, cycles with Team USA West ID Talent teammate Dernn Iscan in County Clare, Ireland during a stage race of the Junior Tour of Ireland event in July. Submitted photo

Barber cycles with Team USA in Ireland

SHS senior Liam Barber joined Team USA in the Junior Tour of Ireland

Liam Barber, number 58 on the left, cycles with Team USA West ID Talent teammate Dernn Iscan in County Clare, Ireland during a stage race of the Junior Tour of Ireland event in July. Submitted photo
Katelynn Sharpe on her horse Rip It Up after winning a championship in Western Pleasure Walk Jog at the 4-H horse show at the Clallam County Fairgrounds on July 20. Photo submitted.

Neon Riders host 4-H horse show

Last weekend, the Neon Riders 4-H Club hosted a 4-H horse show, both as an individual competition and as preparation for the 4-H competition coming… Continue reading

Katelynn Sharpe on her horse Rip It Up after winning a championship in Western Pleasure Walk Jog at the 4-H horse show at the Clallam County Fairgrounds on July 20. Photo submitted.
Wilder Junior Baseball Club second baseman Michael Grubb, pictured here playing for Sequim High School in March, “tore it up all weekend” at the American Legion AA Area 1 district tournament according to coach Zac Moore. Grubb and the rest of the Wilder Junior squad will head to the state tournament in Yakima on July 27. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell

Wilder Junior going to state

Sequim’s Michael Grubb, Silas Thomas help lead Wilder Junior to state tournament berth.

Wilder Junior Baseball Club second baseman Michael Grubb, pictured here playing for Sequim High School in March, “tore it up all weekend” at the American Legion AA Area 1 district tournament according to coach Zac Moore. Grubb and the rest of the Wilder Junior squad will head to the state tournament in Yakima on July 27. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell

Brasher leaves Sequim soccer legacy

In the past 24 seasons under head coach Dave Brasher, Sequim High’s boys soccer blossomed from a struggling program to a perennial playoff contender. The… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — July 17, 2019

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • Merchant’s League, June 27 Team scores: SkyRidge Golf Club 6, Eric’s RV 4 Bill Mair Heating 10, Angeles Plumbing… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2019

Golf: Sequim’s Bower, Hirschfeld win Clallam County Amateur

Eric Bower of Sequim won the gross trophy with a fantastic third round of 69 to win the Clallam County Amateur. Meanwhile, winning the net… Continue reading

Sports briefs — July 17, 2019

Coed softball league starts soon The City of Port Angeles hosts a coed softball league at Shane and Elks fields this summer. Cost is $650… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2019
Wilder Junior pitcher Silas Thomas throws in the opening inning against Australia White at Port Angeles Volunteer Field on July 3. 
                                Keith Thorpe Olympic Peninsula News Group

Thomas, Grubb help Wilder Junior split Yakima tournament

With their district tournament looming, four Sequim natives help lead Wilder Junior.

Wilder Junior pitcher Silas Thomas throws in the opening inning against Australia White at Port Angeles Volunteer Field on July 3. 
                                Keith Thorpe Olympic Peninsula News Group

Sports briefs — July 10, 2019

The Cedars to host junior league Registrations are being accepted for The Cedars at Dungeness’ 17U Junior Golf League. Open to youths of ages 14-17,… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Community scoreboard — July 3, 2019

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • CADWGA, Bronze tees, June 25 First division — 1. Lisa Ballantyne 32; 2. Witta Priester 33 Second division —… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

PHOTO: BMX racing for a cure

Each year, Lincoln Park BMX hosts a Race For Life, with funds raised going to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (www.lls.org). On June 29, a… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

Register now for ‘row’ portion of 2019 Reach and Row

Rowers and paddlers can now register for Reach and Row for Hospice, Sequim Bay Yacht Club’s annual fundraiser for Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County set… Continue reading

Sports briefs — July 3, 2019

Annual Bob Cup golf tourney set for July 27 The fourth-annual Bob Cup Golf Tournament is set for Saturday, July 27, at The Cedars at… Continue reading

WDFW announces state fishing guidelines, regulations for 2019-2020 season

It’s time start planning your next fishing trip, following the release of the 2019-2020 Washington Sport Fishing Rules pamphlet, available now from the Washington Department… Continue reading