Sports

Senior quarterback Andrew Blackmore is one of a number of seniors North Kitsap will count on this year. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

10 questions about fall sports in Kitsap

The summer doldrums are finally gone; those endless sunny days will soon be replaced by overcast and drizzle. It’s finally fall again. Practices kicked off… Continue reading

 

South Kitsap graduate plays pro basketball in New Zealand

PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap High School alumna Dana Goularte recently completed quite the experience playing professional basketball in New Zealand. Goularte played for the… Continue reading

 

North Kitsap Little League team wins state, goes to regional tournament

POULSBO — The North Kitsap Little League Intermediate Baseball All-Star team got the chance to represent the entire state of Washington at the Little League… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2018

 

Travis Anderson leads off for Kitsap AA against Elma. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap AA ends season with loss to Elma

The team will finish fourth in Area 2 with a 4-6 record

Travis Anderson leads off for Kitsap AA against Elma. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Junior Viking football camp takes place this week

The fifth Junior Viking Football Camp will take place July 23 to 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at North Kitsap High School Stadium. The… Continue reading

The Renegades 15U team captured the Greater Seattle League’s 16U state championship. (Photo courtesy of Steve Dickey)

Renegades win 16U GSL state tournament

A walk-off single by North Kitsap’s Chris Schuchart set off the celebration

The Renegades 15U team captured the Greater Seattle League’s 16U state championship. (Photo courtesy of Steve Dickey)

Two days after father’s death, O’Neil throws no-hitter

BREMERTON — Logan O’Neil has been challenged plenty of times in his life. The strong, competitive, soon-to-be junior at Olympic High has always been able… Continue reading

Thunder Doty took the mound in game one with Kitsap AA trailing 7-1 in the fifth inning and gave up just one unearned run as his team completed a comeback victory. Doty also went 3 for 3 at the plate with an RBI and two runs scored. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap AA sweeps Lower Columbia, keeps state tournament hopes alive

Kitsap erased a seven-run deficit in game one and then held on for a 7-6 win in game two

Thunder Doty took the mound in game one with Kitsap AA trailing 7-1 in the fifth inning and gave up just one unearned run as his team completed a comeback victory. Doty also went 3 for 3 at the plate with an RBI and two runs scored. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Four North Kitsap softball teams captured district championships in 2018. (Courtesy North Kitsap Little League)

Four North Kitsap Little League teams win district softball tournaments

NORTH KITSAP — For the first time in the 66-year history of North Kitsap Little League, four softball teams have won district championships. Teams in… Continue reading

Four North Kitsap softball teams captured district championships in 2018. (Courtesy North Kitsap Little League)

Godfrey is top finisher in HotFoot 5K race

There were 110 finishers on the wooded course at the park.

Renegades 15U squad goes 4-0 in GSL Tournament

KITSAP COUNTY — The Demarini Renegades 15U team, made up almost entirely of young high school players from Kitsap County, had a weekend to remember.… Continue reading

Statia Cermak is a first-team all-state pick in class 4A. She batted .574 with five home runs, 16 doubles and 25 RBI. Cermak also pitched 22 2/3 innings and struck out 30 batters with a 1.85 ERA. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap County places six on all-state softball teams

The field included first-team all-state players Statia Cermak (South Kitsap), Molly Gates (Olympic) and Kaira Cabato (Olympic)

Statia Cermak is a first-team all-state pick in class 4A. She batted .574 with five home runs, 16 doubles and 25 RBI. Cermak also pitched 22 2/3 innings and struck out 30 batters with a 1.85 ERA. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Nate Blanchard second-team all-state 2A (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Six Kitsap footballers land on all-state teams

KITSAP COUNTY — Six Kitsap County soccer players, four from Klahowya and two from North Kitsap, were selected to the all-state teams by the Washington… Continue reading

Nate Blanchard second-team all-state 2A (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Pumas defender Tomas Jammett clears the ball away from a Portland attacker during the team’s 2-1 loss on June 27. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap Pumas eliminated from playoff contention in 2-1 loss to FCM Portland

The seasons wraps up with a match against Spokane Shadow at Gordon Field on Saturday

Pumas defender Tomas Jammett clears the ball away from a Portland attacker during the team’s 2-1 loss on June 27. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Jon O’Connor takes over as Olympic head boys basketball coach

He has served as the assistant boys coach for the past five years

Sam Demianiw comes on in relief for Kitsap AA against River Ridge. Kitsap lost the game 11-1. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap AA carries on American Legion tradition

EAST BREMERTON – There is still a baseball team wearing blue and playing baseball at the Fairgrounds, but the players are a little younger and… Continue reading

Sam Demianiw comes on in relief for Kitsap AA against River Ridge. Kitsap lost the game 11-1. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>Fans wait near the 18th hole during the inaugural Clearwater Legends Cup held at White Horse Golf Club. </em>
                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group

White Horse, Kitsap, get thumbs up from LPGA golfers

KINGSTON — It’s been a long journey for White Horse Golf Club. The course opened June 15, 2007, one week before Chambers Bay in University… Continue reading

<em>Fans wait near the 18th hole during the inaugural Clearwater Legends Cup held at White Horse Golf Club. </em>
                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group

Team returns to Gordon Field June 27 for two more regular season home games

EAST BREMERTON — The Kitsap Pumas return home next week for their final two regular season games. And they will be important ones. The two… Continue reading

Mason Eaglin wrestled his way through the 4A 170-pound weight class at the Mat Classic, culminating in a state championship. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Port Orchard Independent Male Athlete of the Year: Mason Eaglin

State champion wrestler helped South Kitsap to its first-ever team title in more ways than one

Mason Eaglin wrestled his way through the 4A 170-pound weight class at the Mat Classic, culminating in a state championship. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Port Orchard Independent Female Athlete of the Year: Savannah Foster

The senior footballer dished out assists on the field and lessons off the field to her younger teammates