Sports

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

College soccer: Pirate women get first victories of season

The perennial powerhouse Pirate women weren’t winless for long. After beginning the year with two losses at the NWAC Friendlies, Peninsula College’s women scored a… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Sept. 5, 2018

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • CADWGA, Ts and Fs, Aug. 21 First division — 1. Yoon Park, 34.5; 2. Wanda Synnestvedt, 36.5 Second division… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018
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

Fall sports preview: SHS girls soccer squad seeks return to postseason

SHS girls soccer 2017 season preview Head coach: Derek Vandervelde (third year); Assistants: Antonio Frutos, Javier Gomez, Keith McMinn, Erin Vig 2017 record: 6-6 in… Continue reading

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

PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Freshman QB plays well for Port Townsend; Sequim’s Cowan sets school passing record and other action

Senior quarterback Riley Cowan now owns the school’s career passing yardage mark after throwing for 267 yards and four touchdowns in the Wolves’ season-opening, 44-21… Continue reading

Soccer: Sequim men, PA women take Super Cup titles

The Olympic Peninsula’s soccer community celebrated stars of past and present with a pair of cross-peninsula match-ups on Sept. 1, with Sequim and Port Angeles… Continue reading

Sports briefs — Sept. 5, 2018

$1 million shootout on tap Qualifying rounds for a $1 million dollar shootout fundraiser for Assured Hospice of Clallam and Jefferson Counties will be held… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018

Student-athletes in spotlight with Wolf of the Week program

With the beginning of a new school year, local student-athletes head back out to the fields, gym, pool, tennis court and cross country course while… Continue reading

Youth soccer: Storm King Cyclone squad takes second at Bainbridge Cup

Members of the Storm King Cyclone 06 celebrate a second place finish at the Bainbrdge Island Cup in August, going undefeated through to the championship… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018

COLLEGE SOCCER: Peninsula teams swept at NWAC Friendlies

The regular-season opening NWAC friendlies last week proved to be downright rude to the Peninsula College men’s and women’s soccer teams. Both teams went 0-2… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Aug. 29, 2018

BMX Lincoln Park BMX • Aug. 19 12 Cruiser — 1. Brian Belbin, 2. Cash Coleman, 3. Evan “Mongo” Hernandez 26-30 Cruiser — 1. Cory… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018

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

Sequim looks to defend title in annual Super Cup

2018 Super Cup What: Men’s, women’s adult soccer matches, Sequim vs. Port Angeles When: 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1 Where: Civic Field, Port Angeles Admission:… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018

Sports briefs — Aug. 29, 2018

Hastings reap medals at pickleball tourney Sequim’s own Hastings family racked up a trio of top finishes at a pickleball tournament in Coeur d’Alene in… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018

Sunland hosts annual ‘Drive for the Cure’ golf tourney

Sunland Golf and Country Club hosts its annual “Drive for the Cure” golf tournament and luncheon on Saturday, Sept. 15. The game is a modified… Continue reading

Youth soccer: Storm King U13 girls win title at tourney

The Storm King Girls U13 team celebrates a championship in the U13 division at the 2018 Island Cup soccer tournament in Bainbridge Island, held Aug.… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018

Valley of the Trolls races postponed until Oct. 6

Though some of the smoke from British Columbia’s wildfires that once blanketed the Olympic Peninsula in recent days has cleared and air quality improved, Valley… Continue reading