Mark Krulish

South Kitsap senior Tyson Carter celebrates after a tackle for a loss against Rogers. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Victory! South Kitsap snaps 21-game skid with 31-14 win over Rogers

PORT ORCHARD — Nearly three calendar years have passed since South Kitsap has won a football game, but the program’s 21-game losing streak came to… Continue reading

 

Volleyball: Olympic gets first league win of the season, NK, Klahowya grab victories

EAST BREMERTON — The Trojans were victorious in their first Olympic League match of the season, defeating Bremerton in straight sets, 25-20, 25-14, 25-19. Junior… Continue reading

 

Kyler Coe-Yarr escapes for a big gain against Port Townsend. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Port Townsend-Kingston football game called off due to thunderstorms

The Bucs led 20-0 with 6:56 left in the second quarter when lightning hit the area

 

Week 2 matchups: Kingston, Central Kitsap look to go 2-0

Week 2 football matchups All games are on Friday, Sept. 13 unless otherwise noted. Port Townsend (1-0) at Kingston (1-0), Thursday, Sept. 12 at 6:30… Continue reading

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                                Jesse Eyre, 13, never stopped playing soccer while battling cancer.

Cancer can’t slow down young Jesse Eyre

PORT ORCHARD — Nothing — not even cancer — can keep Jesse Eyre away from soccer. It doesn’t matter that he has just spent an… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of David Eyre
                                Jesse Eyre, 13, never stopped playing soccer while battling cancer.
The Buccaneers huddle up during a timeout late in set three just before defeating Bainbridge in their opening match. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston’s next generation is ready to continue the tradition

KINGSTON — Over the last four years, Kingston volleyball has grown into one of the West Sound’s most consistent programs. Past players such as Ava… Continue reading

The Buccaneers huddle up during a timeout late in set three just before defeating Bainbridge in their opening match. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Athlete of the Week: Joshua Willis, Central Kitsap football

Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis left his mark on his school’s brand new athletic field in week one. His huge rushing performance helped the Cougars to… Continue reading

Senior running back Joshua Willis rushed 36 times for 254 yards and two touchdowns in a 41-17 victory over Olympic. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap wins first game in new stadium, 41-17 over Olympic

SILVERDALE — Central Kitsap didn’t get the first touchdown on its new home field, but it did come away with the first victory. The Cougars… Continue reading

Senior running back Joshua Willis rushed 36 times for 254 yards and two touchdowns in a 41-17 victory over Olympic. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Football Week 1: the first chance for new faces to impress as rivalries rekindle

Kingston at Klahowya, 6:30 p.m. The Eagles host their first football game on campus and welcome the Buccaneers in a rematch of last year’s Week… Continue reading

Bremerton Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Volleyball Head coach: Brandon Lilly 2018 record: 4-10 (3-10 Olympic) Key players: Jennifer Kielley, sr.,; Patricia Reyes, jr.; Julia Heath, jr.; Mia Falotico, jr.;… Continue reading

Bremerton Girls Swimming | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Girls Swimming Head coach: Chriss Kuykendall 2018 record: 2-6 (2-5 Olympic) Key swimmers: Valencia Tang, jr.; Rain Bitah, sr.; Dani Bodlorick, sr.; Taylor Parker,… Continue reading

Central Kitsap and Olympic will get together Friday for the 42nd time in the Battle of Bucklin Hill. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

New venue, same rivalry for the 42nd Battle of Bucklin Hill

The game will be the first at the new Central Kitsap athletic field

Central Kitsap and Olympic will get together Friday for the 42nd time in the Battle of Bucklin Hill. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>Bremerton junior Kelo Logova returns for his second year as the Knights quarterback. </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Bremerton Football | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Football Head coach: Paul Theriault 2018 record: 4-6 (2-4 Olympic) Key players: Kelo Logova, jr., QB/DB; Kaipo Retome, sr., RB/LB; Kanye Taylor, so., RB/DB;… Continue reading

<em>Bremerton junior Kelo Logova returns for his second year as the Knights quarterback. </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Bremerton Cross Country | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Cross Country Head coach: Scotty Renner (first season) Key runners: Erik Anderson, jr.; Enrique Brambila, jr.; Thomas Peli, sr.; Jaycob Storey, sr.; Angela McCown,… Continue reading

Bremerton Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Girls Soccer Head coach: Lance McCoy 2018 record: 6-9-1 (4-8 Olympic) Key players: Ammaya Robinette, sr., M; Alyssa Hansel, sr., GK; Sophia Capedon, sr., D;… Continue reading

Bremerton Boys Tennis | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Boys Tennis Head coach: Bryan Webb 2018 record: 11-6 (11-6 Olympic) Key players: Garrett Lawson, sr.; Coby Williams, sr.; Brett Blankenship, sr.; Nolan Myers,… Continue reading

Central Kitsap Boys Tennis | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Boys Tennis Head coach: TBD 2018 record: 8-3 (5-2 SSC) Schedule: Sept. 10, 3:30 p.m., Gig Harbor | Sept. 12, 3:30 p.m., Peninsula… Continue reading

Central Kitsap Cross Country | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Cross Country Head coach: Jeremy Duplissey Key runners (boys): Jamal Chandler, Daniel Lizon, Seth Tower, Teich Fischer, Dawson Fourier, Kal-El Drummond, Simon Stainbrook.… Continue reading

<em>Sophomore receiver Kalai Pasi catches a pass during a preseason practice. </em>
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Central Kitsap Football | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Football Head coach: Mark Keel 2018 record: 6-4 (4-3 SSC) Key players: Nigal Hardee, sr., DB; Colton Van Dijk, sr., LB; Mekai Seau,… Continue reading

<em>Sophomore receiver Kalai Pasi catches a pass during a preseason practice. </em>
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Central Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Girls Soccer Head coach: Keith Sargent 2018 record: 7-8-2 (7-6-1) Key players: Madisyn Diabo, jr., M/D; Madisyn Smith, sr., M/D; Kiley Hall, sr.… Continue reading