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North Kitsap guard Noelani Barreith looks for room underneath the basket while Olympic’s Jakyiiah Willis defends the paint. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap stays hot with a 55-39 win over Olympic

Noelani Barreith led the Vikings with 18 points

North Kitsap guard Noelani Barreith looks for room underneath the basket while Olympic’s Jakyiiah Willis defends the paint. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kingston freshman Ellee Brockman tries to put a shot over Central Kitsap’s Alexandra Neumann. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kingston freshman Ellee Brockman tries to put a shot over Central Kitsap’s Alexandra Neumann. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
The North Kitsap girls swim team should have most of its swimmers back from 2018’s 2A state championship squad. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

2019 New Year’s resolutions for Kitsap teams

The new year is upon us and with that comes a few customs. We get used to writing “19” as we date our paperwork and… Continue reading

The North Kitsap girls swim team should have most of its swimmers back from 2018’s 2A state championship squad. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap ties for first at Pacific Coast Championships

VANCOUVER — South Kitsap shared top honors this year at the Pacific Coast Championships held at Mountain View High School Dec. 28-29. The Wolves picked… Continue reading

Kitsap wrestlers grab 13 titles at North Mason Classic

BELFAIR — While many teams were off in the days preceding Christmas, Kitsap grapplers were hitting the mats at the annual North Mason Classic. Olympic… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Maddie Pruden (4) guards the paint against Kingston freshman Ellee Brockman (20) during the Vikings’ 51-40 victory.

North Kitsap wraps up a solid week with a 51-40 win over Kingston

The Vikings beat both Kingston and previously undefeated Sequim in the span of three days

North Kitsap’s Maddie Pruden (4) guards the paint against Kingston freshman Ellee Brockman (20) during the Vikings’ 51-40 victory.
Alex Refilong led Central Kitsap to a playoff berth with 1,801 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Six Kitsap football players named to AP all-state team

North Kitsap’s Kyle Green and Colton Bower were among the six Kitsap County football players selected by the Washington Associated Press for this year’s all-state… Continue reading

Alex Refilong led Central Kitsap to a playoff berth with 1,801 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Roundup: Windy weather wipes out Thursday games

Every match and meet for the seven mainland Kitsap schools were postponed

Greg Brehmer (50) tries to get by Liam Clark of Port Angeles in an 83-52 loss on Dec. 18. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Hot shooting Roughriders sink Olympic

Port Angeles hit 12 3-pointers in the game

Greg Brehmer (50) tries to get by Liam Clark of Port Angeles in an 83-52 loss on Dec. 18. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap’s Deyondre Davis earned a 17-0 technical fall over Six Buck of Union in the 160 finals at the HammerHead Invitational. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap’s Deyondre Davis earned a 17-0 technical fall over Six Buck of Union in the 160 finals at the HammerHead Invitational. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya 106-pounder Kelton Gagnon beats White River’s Colton Reeves by technical fall in the third round of the HammerHead Invitational. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Photo Gallery: HammerHead Invitational, Day 1

The HammerHead Invitational is one of the signature events of the wrestling season here in the West Sound and features wrestlers from all over the… Continue reading

Klahowya 106-pounder Kelton Gagnon beats White River’s Colton Reeves by technical fall in the third round of the HammerHead Invitational. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Games at North Kitsap, Klahowya postponed Friday

High winds in western Washington were causing power outages and difficult travel conditions

Dietrich Meyer finished in first place in three events in his team’s league meet with North Kitsap. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic triumphs over North Kitsap in league meet

The two teams swam a total of 18 state-qualifying times

Dietrich Meyer finished in first place in three events in his team’s league meet with North Kitsap. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap lands six on all-state volleyball teams

Kingston’s Ava McCabe was named a second-team all-state hitter

Kobe McMillian hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 1.6 seconds remaining. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Humphrey, McMillian lead North Kitsap to victory over Port Angeles

POULSBO — Kobe McMillian picked the perfect time to come alive against Port Angeles. The junior guard had struggled throughout much of the first half,… Continue reading

Kobe McMillian hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 1.6 seconds remaining. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap sophomore Xavier Eaglin went 4-0 at the Olympic Duals on Dec. 8. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap sophomore Xavier Eaglin went 4-0 at the Olympic Duals on Dec. 8. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya guard Gabriel Smith sets up the offense during his team’s league victory over Chimacum. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya splits varsity doubleheader with Chimacum

SILVERDALE — Expectations are high for the Klahowya boys basketball program this season, and the team is off to a 3-1 start thanks to a… Continue reading

Klahowya guard Gabriel Smith sets up the offense during his team’s league victory over Chimacum. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>Junior guard Noelani Barreith led North Kitsap with 11 points against Black Hills in the team’s home opener.</em>
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North Kitsap grinds through a tough early season schedule

POULSBO — The North Kitsap girls basketball team hasn’t shied away from a tough early season slate despite having so many new faces on varsity.… Continue reading

<em>Junior guard Noelani Barreith led North Kitsap with 11 points against Black Hills in the team’s home opener.</em>
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Kobe McMillian led North Kitsap with 22 points in his team’s 77-47 victory over Bremerton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap cruises to victory in league opener

Juniors Kobe McMillian and Shaa Humphrey had 22 and 18 points respectively

Kobe McMillian led North Kitsap with 22 points in his team’s 77-47 victory over Bremerton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
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                                DeAnte Ward led South Kitsap with 18 points in Tuesday night’s home opener against Olympia.

South Kitsap falls to Olympia in home opener

PORT ORCHARD — It’s likely there isn’t an SPSL team that has had a tougher start to the season than South Kitsap. After falling to… Continue reading

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                                DeAnte Ward led South Kitsap with 18 points in Tuesday night’s home opener against Olympia.