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Kitsap’s Athletes of the Week | Jan. 13, 2017

By Richard Walker Kitsap News Group

  • Jan 13th, 2017

 

NK boys ranked 10th, girls 16th in new state ranking system | Prep basketball

POULSBO — The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association released last week the first…

  • Jan 12th, 2017

 

Positive attitude is the secret to success | Between the Lines

Half of the people who make New Year’s resolutions have given up…

 

Seahawks-Falcons: NFC playoff forecast

Three Kitsap News Group staffers who bleed navy, gray and green make…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

NFC wildcard playoff: Seahawks in a walk? Don’t forget Week 4 | Nick Patterson

When the Seattle Seahawks drew the Detroit Lions in the first round…

  • Jan 7th, 2017
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Retired Seahawks, Blitz, Sea Gals will visit Kitsap for two rallies

BANGOR — Members of the Seattle Seahawks organization and retired players will…

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Some ways to stay healthy and active in the winter season

POULSBO — Wondering how to stay active and fit during winter? Here…

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Setting the bar, NK and KHS gymnasts catapult to strong season

POULSBO — It’s been an interesting road for Kingston and North Kitsap’s…

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Port Angeles outperforms North Kitsap | Boys Swimming

PORT ANGELES — The Port Angeles boys got five first-place finishes and…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016
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Two seniors lead the way for Wolves basketball

After a rocky start to the season, two senior basketball players are…

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Bremerton Navy officer sets world record in 100-mile run

By BRIAN J. DAVIS U.S. Navy BREMERTON — Lt. Cmdr. Gina Slaby,…

  • Dec 20th, 2016
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SK basketball loses home opener to Curtis

In a battle of free throws, the South Kitsap High Wolves fell…

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Kitsap’s Athletes of the Week | Presented by Kitsap Credit Union

Kitsap’s Athletes of the Week | Dec. 16

Editor’s note: Kingston High School’s Liam Young’s name is corrected in this…

  • Dec 20th, 2016
Kitsap’s Athletes of the Week | Presented by Kitsap Credit Union
Hunter Collins makes a defensive move during his match against a Port Angeles wrestler Dec. 14. (Sophie Bonomi / Kitsap Daily News)

For the thrill of the pin

“It’s a breathtaking but a relaxing moment,” Kingston senior wrestler Josh Bayne…

Hunter Collins makes a defensive move during his match against a Port Angeles wrestler Dec. 14. (Sophie Bonomi / Kitsap Daily News)
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South Kitsap girls basketball falls to North Kitsap

PORT ORCHARD — In the battle of North vs. South, the North…

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NK, KHS winter season sports preview

Kingston and North Kitsap athletes are putting forth their best in basketball,…

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South Kitsap boys basketball players head into new season

The South Kitsap boys basketball team kicked off its prep season at…

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Kitsap Soccer Club places 2017 ​season ​tickets on sale

BREMERTON — Ahead of its inaugural season in the National Premier Soccer…

  • Nov 25th, 2016
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Port Orchard golf course closes for season, prepares for new

The Village Greens Golf Course is officially closed for the winter after…

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South Kitsap winter sports step center stage

In less than two weeks, South Kitsap High’s Wolves winter sports teams…

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Kitsap Soccer Club announces 2017 tryouts

Kitsap Soccer Club will hold an open tryout Jan. 28, as well…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
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Kitsap Pumas joining new league

In association with the National Premier Soccer League, the Kitsap Soccer Club…

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South Kitsap Wolves fall season comes to a close

Sports in South Kitsap are a unifying force. Even when things were…

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Kingston 13th, North Kitsap 16th in state XC meet; Simon is district’s top finisher

KINGSTON – Kingston finished 13th and North Kitsap finished 16th in the…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Three state swim titles for North Kitsap’s Beers

FEDERAL WAY – Freshman Eleanor Beers of North Kitsap won state titles…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

North Kitsap finishes seventh in state volleyball tournament

LACEY – North Kitsap defeated Fife 3-0 Nov. 12 to finish seventh…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Central Kitsap’s Sims finishes in top 10 in four events at state swim championships

SILVERDALE — Central Kitsap’s 400-yard freestyle relay team placed seventh in the…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Central Kitsap’s Fischer places 17th at 2016 3A Girls Cross Country Meet

SILVERDALE — Central Kitsap junior Molly Fischer placed 17th at the 2016…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Seattle Prep shuts out Central Kitsap in state soccer tournament opener

SILVERDALE — Seattle Prep shut out Central Kitsap 6-0 Nov. 8 in…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Columbia River ends Olympic’s soccer title hopes

VANCOUVER — Columbia River ended Olympic’s title hopes Nov. 8 with a…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Big swim meet finishes for Klahowya’s Crane, Olympic’s Partsch

FEDERAL WAY — Klahowya placed 11th and Olympic placed 14th in the…

  • Nov 15th, 2016
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North Kitsap loses 34-0 to Archbishop Murphy

POULSBO — Archbishop Murphy’s r0ad to the first round of the 2A…

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Kitsap’s Athletes of the Week

As selected by Kitsap News Group’s editors and sports writers

  • Nov 11th, 2016
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Respect all, fear none: Vikings host ATM Nov. 11

POULSBO — With the state football championships on the rise, there’s no…

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Vikings defeat Orting 44-21; Archbishop Thomas Murphy is next | Road to State

POULSBO — The North Kitsap Vikings defeated the Orting Cardinals 44-21 Nov.…

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North Kitsap Vikings are fourth on Seattle Times’ Top 10 2A list | Prep football

The North Kitsap Vikings (3-0, 5-0) are ranked fourth on The Seattle Times' list of Top 10 2A football teams

  • Oct 5th, 2016
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NK, Olympic: 34-14 Blowout

Vikings continue winning streak at their home game on Sept. 23.

  • Oct 5th, 2016
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DRIVE basketball honors long-time coach at auction

Poulsbo — The DRIVE Basketball program of Kitsap County will honor long-time basketball coach Jim Harney at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 8 at their first annual crab dinner and auction at the Village Green Community Center.

  • Sep 30th, 2016

FOOTBALL UPDATE | SK football falls to Puyallup, 77-60

South Kitsap fell to Puyallup on Sept. 23, and Coach Kralik is looking ahead to the Wolves' toughest competitors yet, the Olympia Bears.

Midfielder Savannah Foster challenges for a ball during South Kitsap’s girls soccer match against Bellarmine Sept. 20. The Wolves’ lost in a heartbreaking 2-1 finish when the Lions scored in the final minute of play.

SK girls soccer: Former Narrows League foes face off in SPSL battle

In the Port Orchard Independent's Game of the Week, the Wolves battle to a heartbreaking 2-1 loss against Bellarmine.

Midfielder Savannah Foster challenges for a ball during South Kitsap’s girls soccer match against Bellarmine Sept. 20. The Wolves’ lost in a heartbreaking 2-1 finish when the Lions scored in the final minute of play.