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Garrett Lawson won the Olympic League singles tournament, defeating Raymond Lam of Sequim, 6-0, 6-0. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Bremerton’s Lawson wins Olympic League singles championship

POULSBO — Garrett Lawson was in control from start to finish as he demolished opponents on his way to an Olympic League singles championship. Lawson… Continue reading

Garrett Lawson won the Olympic League singles tournament, defeating Raymond Lam of Sequim, 6-0, 6-0. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton junior Garrett Lawson is the No. 1 seed in the Olympic League singles tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

GALLERY | Olympic League Tennis Championships, Day 1

POULSBO — The Olympic League tennis championships began Wednesday at North Kitsap High School. The tournament will take place over the course of two days.… Continue reading

Bremerton junior Garrett Lawson is the No. 1 seed in the Olympic League singles tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Baylee Anderson hits the ball Tuesday against Timberline. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap sweeps Timberline as team eyes playoffs

SILVERDALE — The postseason may not start for another two weeks, but Central Kitsap is already in the mindset that every game is a must-win.… Continue reading

Baylee Anderson hits the ball Tuesday against Timberline. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis crashes into the end zone against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis crashes into the end zone against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Hunter Wallis scored four touchdowns for Klahowya in a 44-20 win over Charles Wright Academy. Wallis rushed for 109 yards and three scores and returned an interception for a touchdown. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya picks up fourth consecutive win, 44-20, over Charles Wright Academy

EAST BREMERTON — The Eagles started well, finished well and a struggled a little in between, but the end result was a third consecutive Nisqually… Continue reading

Hunter Wallis scored four touchdowns for Klahowya in a 44-20 win over Charles Wright Academy. Wallis rushed for 109 yards and three scores and returned an interception for a touchdown. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Alex Refilong had 196 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap continues march towards playoffs with 46-6 win over North Thurston

EAST BREMERTON — No mistakes, no letdowns. Central Kitsap took the field against North Thurston on Thursday night and took care of business. In what… Continue reading

Alex Refilong had 196 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Elijah McGee leads his team into a big Week 7 game against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Elijah McGee leads his team into a big Week 7 game against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap midfielder Sierrah VanGesen slips by a Curtis defender in her team’s 1-0 victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap girls soccer dominates Curtis, 1-0

Wolves firing on all cylinders, coach says.

South Kitsap midfielder Sierrah VanGesen slips by a Curtis defender in her team’s 1-0 victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Haley Morkert celebrates her victory in the 50-yard freestyle event. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap wins tri-district swimming meet

EAST BREMERTON — The Cougars came away victorious in the tri-district meet held between Central Kitsap, Klahowya and Olympic. Central Kitsap freshman Amanda Ashmore won… Continue reading

Central Kitsap’s Haley Morkert celebrates her victory in the 50-yard freestyle event. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Maya Nichols races towards the finish line at a South Sound Conference league meet. She will be looking to build upon a stellar freshman season that saw her win league and district titles, finish ninth at state, and set a school record. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

XC record-holder Nichols looks to shave time off her personal best

SILVERDALE — It was a freshman year to remember for Central Kitsap’s Maya Nichols. As a ninth grader, she burst on to the Washington cross… Continue reading

Maya Nichols races towards the finish line at a South Sound Conference league meet. She will be looking to build upon a stellar freshman season that saw her win league and district titles, finish ninth at state, and set a school record. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford threw for a school-record five touchdown passes against Vashon Island. He is currently 636 yards away from Klahowya’s single-season passing record of 1,558 yards. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford threw for a school-record five touchdown passes against Vashon Island. He is currently 636 yards away from Klahowya’s single-season passing record of 1,558 yards. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic stymied by Sequim in the second half

EAST BREMERTON — The Trojans led at halftime, but a bizarre sequence allowed Sequim to grab the momentum and put itself in the driver’s seat… Continue reading

Dominant Klahowya girls soccer team finds challenges against larger schools

POULSBO — When you’ve had a run of regular season dominance like the Klahowya girls soccer teams has in recent years, sometimes the challenge is… Continue reading

Darelle White is part of a passing attack unlike anything Sequim has seen so far this season. The Trojans will need to be in top form against the Wolves on Friday night. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Week 6 Football Preview: Olympic and Sequim face off in league match with huge playoff ramifications

Sequim (3-0, 5-0) at Olympic (2-1, 2-3), 6:45 p.m. This is the game of the week in the Olympic League. A win for the Wolves… Continue reading

Darelle White is part of a passing attack unlike anything Sequim has seen so far this season. The Trojans will need to be in top form against the Wolves on Friday night. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Autumn Carver looks to tap the ball past the defense in her team’s win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap sweeps Kingston in hard-fought sets

POULSBO — North Kitsap may have swept its inter-district rival Kingston in three sets, but the score doesn’t even begin to tell the whole story.… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Autumn Carver looks to tap the ball past the defense in her team’s win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Rachel Newhard won the Division 2 girls race at Nike Portland. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya XC places in Top 10 in Portland

PORTLAND (Ore.) — The Klahowya boys and girls took ninth and tenth respectively in Division 2 at the Nike Portland 5,000 meter meet this past… Continue reading

Rachel Newhard won the Division 2 girls race at Nike Portland. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap falls to Bellarmine, 48-0, on homecoming night

PORT ORCHARD — A big Homecoming crowd was in attendance at Kitsap Bank Stadium, but it couldn’t help the Wolves break through on the scoreboard… Continue reading

Ailin Zhang, one of two freshmen starting at forward for Central Kitsap, tries to dribble through the North Thurston midfield during her team’s 1-0 win on Sept. 27. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap blanks North Thurston for third league win

EAST BREMERTON — The Cougars got the early goal they were looking for in Thursday’s league match with North Thurston, and they knew what to… Continue reading

Ailin Zhang, one of two freshmen starting at forward for Central Kitsap, tries to dribble through the North Thurston midfield during her team’s 1-0 win on Sept. 27. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)