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Kamora McMillian keeps her defender at bay as she makes a pass to her teammate against Port Angeles. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap defeats Port Angeles in penalty kicks to stay within striking distance of first place

POULSBO — The Vikings needed to take three points from Port Angeles in order to tie them for first place in the Olympic League on… Continue reading

Kamora McMillian keeps her defender at bay as she makes a pass to her teammate against Port Angeles. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton’s Keith Jackmon (9) and Kaipo Retome (45) collide with Kingston’s Garrett Sitting-Dog (24) in the first quarter of the Knights’ 30-20 victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton’s Keith Jackmon (9) and Kaipo Retome (45) collide with Kingston’s Garrett Sitting-Dog (24) in the first quarter of the Knights’ 30-20 victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Sophomore quarterback Joshua Tapangco rushes around the edge against Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Sophomore quarterback Joshua Tapangco rushes around the edge against Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya junior Anna Bell fights for a ball at the net with Olympic’s Faith Harer (18) in their match on Thursday night. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya continues its hot streak with three-set victory over Olympic

The Eagles are one win away from clinching another league title.

Klahowya junior Anna Bell fights for a ball at the net with Olympic’s Faith Harer (18) in their match on Thursday night. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Week 7 previews and picks: North Kitsap and Bremerton look to set up dramatic final two weeks with Friday night victories

I went 6-0 last week in just my second try at making picks. Admittedly, it’s a little easier to do so in the middle of… Continue reading

Athlete of the Week: Hunter Wallis, Klahowya football

The Eagles recorded their first win of the season on Friday night and Hunter Wallis played a big part in that 43-0 victory over Vashon… Continue reading

Sophomore Ashlyn Potz has been a breakout player for South Kitsap. In the team’s most recent match against Graham-Kapowsin, she led the Wolves in kills, digs and assists. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Young Wolves hanging tough in early SPSL matches

PORT ORCHARD — Life is never easy when you play in a league with a top three team in the state and a few others… Continue reading

Sophomore Ashlyn Potz has been a breakout player for South Kitsap. In the team’s most recent match against Graham-Kapowsin, she led the Wolves in kills, digs and assists. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Morgan Halady recorded 17 kills and three blocks for Kingston in its loss to North Mason. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Bucs and Bulldogs battle closely for four sets, Kingston falls 3-1

KINGSTON — An opportunity for the Bucs to solidify their position in the top four slipped through their grasp on Tuesday night, as they battled… Continue reading

Morgan Halady recorded 17 kills and three blocks for Kingston in its loss to North Mason. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s Max Garvey carries the ball during a recent practice. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Eagles flying high after picking up their first win, 43-0 over Vashon Island

SILVERDALE — The Klahowya Eagles have had a little more pep in their step lately. Picking up your first win of the season in a… Continue reading

Klahowya’s Max Garvey carries the ball during a recent practice. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap senior middle blocker Faith Smith, who is a leader on the volleyball court, will be headed to Southwestern College in Kansas next fall. (Mark Krulish | Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap’s Faith Smith commits to Southwestern College

PORT ORCHARD — Faith Smith always knew she wanted to play volleyball at the next level, but she never thought she’d move out of state… Continue reading

South Kitsap senior middle blocker Faith Smith, who is a leader on the volleyball court, will be headed to Southwestern College in Kansas next fall. (Mark Krulish | Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Amanda Ashmore swims to victory in the 100 yard backstroke at the Olympic Swimvitational. Ashmore also won Swimmer of the Meet. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Amanda Ashmore swims to victory in the 100 yard backstroke at the Olympic Swimvitational. Ashmore also won Swimmer of the Meet. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Krulish: Plenty of drama left to come on the gridiron this fall

It’s hard to believe there are just a few weeks left in the 2019 football season, but the calendar has flipped to October and teams… Continue reading

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Athlete of the Week: Faith Smith, South Kitsap volleyball

The South Kitsap volleyball team is bringing along several young, promising players this season, and guiding them as the on-court veteran has been Faith Smith.… Continue reading

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Senior captain Marielle Arnold scored one of Central Kitsap’s four goals against Shelton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Central Kitsap knocks off Shelton 4-0 in a battle for a top two league spot

The Cougars are one point behind Gig Harbor and one point ahead of North Thurston with six matches to go

Senior captain Marielle Arnold scored one of Central Kitsap’s four goals against Shelton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Maddie Pryde (12) celebrates a victory over Bremerton with Autumn Carver (9) and Emma Orness (4). (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap perfect through first half of league schedule

POULSBO — The Vikings are halfway through their double round robin Olympic League schedule and so far the results have been resoundingly positive. North Kitsap… Continue reading

Maddie Pryde (12) celebrates a victory over Bremerton with Autumn Carver (9) and Emma Orness (4). (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Trent Feistner had a big night for Olympic, rushing for 320 yards and two touchdowns in a win over Port Angeles. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Trojans ground game pummels Port Angeles in 48-14 victory

Junior running back Trent Feistner led the charge with 320 yards and two touchdowns

Trent Feistner had a big night for Olympic, rushing for 320 yards and two touchdowns in a win over Port Angeles. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap’s Franqie Moppins sends a pass towards her winger against Graham-Kapowsin. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap gets by with a little help in a 1-0 victory over Graham-Kapowsin

PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap’s girls soccer team had spent 80 minutes trying to crack the Graham-Kapowsin defense when they finally got a break. In… Continue reading

South Kitsap’s Franqie Moppins sends a pass towards her winger against Graham-Kapowsin. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)