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Sports briefs — March 6, 2019

Season-setting meeting The Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife has scheduled more than a dozen meetings around the state to discuss the salmon-season setting process,… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2019

Wolf of the week: Melissa Porter

Class: Sophomore Team: Sequim High girls basketball Head coach: Linsay Rapelje Reason for selection: “Melissa provided nine points and some gritty defense coming off the… Continue reading

Girls basketball: PA Roughriders end Wolves’ season at state

For three quarters, Sequim had its rival on the proverbial ropes on prep basketball’s biggest stage. But Port Angeles’ Roughriders, as they had twice this… 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.

Community scoreboard — Feb. 27, 2019

Basketball Port Angeles Parks & Recreation men’s league • Feb. 24 Anytime Fitness-Sequim 77, Seven Cedars Casino 70. Leading scorers — Anytime: Chad Copeland 21,… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2019

Gymnastics: Sequim, PA athletes cap season at state finals

Teammates during the regular season, athletes from Sequim and Port Angeles high schools finished their 2018-2019 seasons at the state 1A-2A-3A meet at Sammamish High… Continue reading

Prep sports: Glasser, Julmist, Despain highlight Sequim High’s all-league winter picks

Sequim High’s girls basketball squad advanced past the district tourney this season for the first time in more than a decade and a trio of… Continue reading

Three athletes from Bodystrong Academy earn black belts

Three Bodystrong Taekwon-do students recently — and successfully — tested for their black belt. Students initially completed a written theory test with a requirement to… Continue reading

Wolves of the Week: Michael Mattern-Hall, Kalli Wiker

Wolf of the Week, Feb. 11-16: Michael Mattern-Hall Class: Senior Team: SHS boys swimming Head coach: Anita Benitez Reason for selection: “Michael improved his swim… Continue reading

Girls basketball: Wild win at regionals sends Sequim to state

Class 2A state girls basketball tournament When: Feb. 27-March 2 Where: Yakima Valley SunDome Sequim match-up: Wolves (17-7) vs. Port Angeles (20-4), 3:45 p.m., Feb.… Continue reading

Boys basketball: Sequim surges, slips in loss to Roughriders

Olympic League standings (final) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 11-1 17-3 Port Angeles 11-1 16-4 Sequim 7-5 12-8 Olympic 6-6 10-10 Bremerton 4-8 7-12 North… Continue reading

Lawmakers push concussion awareness, best practices in all sports

A website outlining concussions in lower-impact sports, best practices and research would be created under Senate Bill 5238, was heard Monday, Feb. 18, in the… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2019

Boys basketball: Roughriders end Wolves’ season with 10-point win in district match-up

Three times this season, Sequim’s boys basketball squad had a chance to knock off their rivals — with even more on the line this past… Continue reading

Boys swimming: Sequim swimmers break two school marks at state meet

Sequim’s boys swim team members saw their season come to an end at the state 2A finals in Federal Way last week with a couple… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Feb. 20, 2019

Basketball Port Angeles Parks & Recreation men’s league • Feb. 17 Cougars 95, Peterson Rebar Replacement 53. Leading scorers — Cougars: Lesjar McKinney 24, Mike… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

Gymnastics: Trio of Wolves advance to state finals

Three Sequim gymnasts are headed to state after earning qualifying marks at the West Central District meet at Kent-Meridian High School in Kent on Feb.… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

Sports briefs — Feb. 20, 2109

Free jiu-jitsu class set for Saturday 5th Element BJJ/MMA is offering a monthly, women’s-only Brazilian jiu-jitsu class on Saturday, Feb. 23, at 502 W. Eighth… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

Tour De Dungeness bike races back for 22st year

Sequim’s premier annual bicycle racing event is back for its 22nd year. The Tour De Dungeness is set for two Saturdays — March 9 and… Continue reading

Wrestling: Sequim grapplers miss medal stand at state

Sequim’s two state wrestling entries ran into tough competition at this year’s Mat Classic prep wrestling finals in the Tacoma Dome on Feb. 15, picking… Continue reading