Sports

Girls soccer: Riders rout Wolves in rivalry match

The superstar controlled play, the newcomers stepped up and Port Angeles showed its strength in a 4-1 pasting of rival Sequim on a soggy Civic… Continue reading

Girls swimming: SHS sweeps Trojans, Buccaneers to open season

Two meets, two wins for Sequim’s girls swimming squad under first year head coach Sarah Thorson. After edging Olympic to open the season on Sept.… Continue reading

Sports briefs — Sept. 18, 2019

Anglers to talk razor clams The next monthly meeting of Puget Sound Anglers-North Olympic Peninsula Chapter is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2019

Volleyball: Roughriders edge Sequim’s Wolves in 5 sets

A young, rebuilding Wolves nearly completed a comeback in their Olympic League opener last week but came up short against the Port Angeles Roughriders. Behind… Continue reading

Wolf of the Week: Sydney Swanson

Class: Senior Team: SHS girls swimming Head coach: Sarah Thorson Reason for selection: “Sydney has posted district qualifying times in the 100 breaststroke as well… Continue reading

GOAT runners pound the trails

Locals shine while previous winners return to the Peninsula

Annual Bob Cup golf tourney in Sequim raises $19K for Clallam Mosaic

Another tourney, another big boost for Clallam Mosaic. The fourth-annual Bob Cup charity golf tournament saw 30 golfers and others come together to raise more… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Sept. 11, 2019

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • CADWGA, Monthly Medal, Sept. 3 First division — 1. Marine Hirschfeld, 71; 2. Linda Case, 73; 3. Wanda Synnestvedt,… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

Fall sports preview: New cross country coach leads Wolfpack squads into season

Fall sports preview: SHS cross country Head coach: Paul Brinkman (first season); Assistant: BJ Schade 2018 finish: Boys — 4-2 in Olympic League, sixth (No.… Continue reading

Sequim High School junior Dustan Koch waits to strike a ball at a boys tennis practice in September. Head coach Mark Textor named Dustan as one of the players he’s expecting to step up after nine core players from last year’s team graduated, including all five who went to 2A state tournaments. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Fall sports preview: SHS boys tennis set for season of learning

“Very young” Wolves tennis team working to fill a lot of holes from successful 2018 team

Sequim High School junior Dustan Koch waits to strike a ball at a boys tennis practice in September. Head coach Mark Textor named Dustan as one of the players he’s expecting to step up after nine core players from last year’s team graduated, including all five who went to 2A state tournaments. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Fall sports preview: Strong turnout, hard work fueling SHS girls swim squad’s optimism

SHS girls swim 2019 season preview Head coach: Sarah Thorson (first season); Assistant: Cherise Seser 2018 record: 4-2-1, tied for third in Olympic League 2A… Continue reading

Football: Wolves rout Patriots in season opener

Tough defense, an offense that looks in mid-season form and plenty of big play highlights. Sequim’s Wolves looked anything but rusty in their season opener… Continue reading

Girls soccer: Sequim opens season with non-league draw

For the second consecutive year, the Sequim Wolves have played Lakewood in a non-league match — and for the second straight year, the Wolves and… Continue reading

Guest column: Gridiron game brings back SHS memories

Something as simple and enjoyable as a Friday night watching high school football certainly can make one wax nostalgic. For many years during the 1990s,… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

PHOTO: Wolves’ first spikes of the season

As teammate Kiana Robideau (31) looks on, Sequim freshman Kendall Hastings looks for a big hit as Port Townsend senior Tori Minnihan (24) vies for… Continue reading

Sports briefs — Sept. 11, 2019

Berard gets an ace Bob Berard, a Sunland Golf & Country Club member, sank a hole-in-one on Aug. 30 at Sunland. Berard used a 7-iron… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

Wolf of the Week, Week 1: Taig Wiker

Class: Junior Team: Sequim High football Head coach: Erik Wiker Reason for selection: “Taig completed 13 of 18 passes for 220 yards and three touchdown… Continue reading

YMCA, The Cedars to host second annual ‘Fore the Kids’ golf tourney

The Olympic Peninsula YMCA is gearing up for its second-annual Fore the Kids Golf Tournament, slated for Saturday, Sept. 21, at The Cedars at Dungeness… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Sept. 4, 2019

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • Merchants League, Aug. 29 Team scores: Dungeness Golf Shop 8, Stymies Bar and Grill 2 Bill Mair Heating 6.5,… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2019

Drive for the Cure to benefit OMC Foundation, locals

Sunland Golf & Country Club members are once again turning their passion for the sport into support for locals battling cancer. The club hosts its… Continue reading