Central Kitsap High School

Central Kitsap volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Rebecca Arthur 2017 record: 5-11 (5-9) Key players: Gabby Everman, sr., setter; Natalie Cole, jr., middle hitter; Bella Capuano, sr., libero; Maddie Morey,… Continue reading

Central Kitsap volleyball | Fall Sports Preview
Central Kitsap girls swimming | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap girls swimming | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Patrick McKenzie 2017 record: 6-0 Key swimmers: Kira Ashmore, Maggie Gibson, Kylee Hutchison, Alayna Kisiday, Kora Lamy, Chelsea Miller, Haley Morkert, Taylor Sims,… Continue reading

Central Kitsap girls swimming | Fall Sports Preview
<em>Zayla Parker tries to score during a match last year against Bremerton.</em>                                Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Olympic Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Keith Peden 2017 record: 5-10 (3-9) Key players: Jaylaa Cabrera, jr., outside hitter; Kaylani Riley, jr., setter; Alani Pajimula, so., middle hitter; DJ… Continue reading

<em>Zayla Parker tries to score during a match last year against Bremerton.</em>                                Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
South Kitsap’s Eliza Villarma and Central Kitsap’s Camryn Castro battle for possession of the ball. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Cougars, Wolves battle to a draw

EAST BREMERTON — A rare Sept. 4 matchup between South Kitsap and Central Kitsap saw two girls soccer teams on similar paths battle to a… Continue reading

South Kitsap’s Eliza Villarma and Central Kitsap’s Camryn Castro battle for possession of the ball. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap wins Battle of Bucklin Hill

Central Kitsap wins Battle of Bucklin Hill

EAST BREMERTON — Central Kitsap had to get a little creative this year in order to get the ball into the hands of its two… Continue reading

Central Kitsap wins Battle of Bucklin Hill
Central Kitsap senior Elijah McGee takes snaps at quarterback during a pre-season indoor practice. McGee was one of the team’s top running backs last year. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

A young Central Kitsap football team looks to get back to the postseason

Elijah McGee, one of the team’s best athletes, will move to quarterback this season

Central Kitsap senior Elijah McGee takes snaps at quarterback during a pre-season indoor practice. McGee was one of the team’s top running backs last year. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
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

Senior quarterback Andrew Blackmore is one of a number of seniors North Kitsap will count on this year. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap catcher Kyle Green batted .542 this season and drove in 30 runs. He was also named the Olympic League Most Valuable Player. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap well-represented on all-state baseball teams

KITSAP COUNTY — Seven local players can add “2018 all-state selection” to their resumes as they were voted in by the Washingon State Baseball Coaches… Continue reading

North Kitsap catcher Kyle Green batted .542 this season and drove in 30 runs. He was also named the Olympic League Most Valuable Player. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
A fond farewell for the CK Class of 2018 | Photo Gallery

A fond farewell for the CK Class of 2018 | Photo Gallery

EAST BREMERTON — 330 Central Kitsap High school seniors walked across the stage on Friday, June 15, to recieve their diplomas in front of a… Continue reading

A fond farewell for the CK Class of 2018 | Photo Gallery
Central Kitsap’s Fred Buckson was named the co-MVP of the game along with Olympic’s Cale Dower. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Fred Buckson was named the co-MVP of the game along with Olympic’s Cale Dower. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton junior Hector Infante led the Knights’ resurgence this year with a .569 batting average.

South Sound Conference and Olympic League announce all-league players

KITSAP COUNTY — The South Sound Conference and Olympic League have announced the selections to their respective all-league teams. Leading the way is Central Kitsap… Continue reading

Bremerton junior Hector Infante led the Knights’ resurgence this year with a .569 batting average.
<em>Olympic shortstop Kiki Mitchell slides into second during a district tournament game.</em>                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group
<em>Olympic shortstop Kiki Mitchell slides into second during a district tournament game.</em>                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group
<em>Klahowya’s Drew Dickson was named the Co-MVP for the 1A Olympic League.</em>                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group

Klahowya dominates 1A Olympic All-League selections

Undefeated Eagles took five spots and a Co-MVP award; seven Cougars, two Knights, two Trojans recognized

<em>Klahowya’s Drew Dickson was named the Co-MVP for the 1A Olympic League.</em>                                Mark Krulish / Kitsap News Group
Bremerton’s 4x100 relay team of Lauryn Chandler (top left), Nyaijah Johnson (bottom left), Tyishea McWhorter (bottom right) and Te’Caela Wilcher (top right) captured a state championship at the WIAA 2A state meet. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton’s 4x100 relay team of Lauryn Chandler (top left), Nyaijah Johnson (bottom left), Tyishea McWhorter (bottom right) and Te’Caela Wilcher (top right) captured a state championship at the WIAA 2A state meet. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s dugout empties around home plate to celebrate Faith Schenk’s home run in the bottom of the fifth inning. Jacob Moore | Kitsap Daily News

Central Kitsap edges out Capital, 12-11, to stay alive in postseason race

The Cougars look to continue their bid for the final South Sound Conference district spot today against Timberline

Central Kitsap’s dugout empties around home plate to celebrate Faith Schenk’s home run in the bottom of the fifth inning. Jacob Moore | Kitsap Daily News
Junior Geordan Kawahara slides into homeplate ahead of the high throw to score the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning. Jacob Moore | Kitsap Daily News

Central Kitsap walks off with a 3-2 win over Yelm

The Cougars finished tied for first with Capital and Gig Harbor in the South Sound Conference and will be seeded third in the upcoming bi-district tournament

Junior Geordan Kawahara slides into homeplate ahead of the high throw to score the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning. Jacob Moore | Kitsap Daily News
<em>Senior Calli Frisinger can catch or play third base when needed.</em> Jacob Moore / Kitsap Daily News

Calli Frisinger embraces the life of the catcher

Central Kitsap’s senior backstop hopes to lead her team into the postseason

<em>Senior Calli Frisinger can catch or play third base when needed.</em> Jacob Moore / Kitsap Daily News
Alexandra Payne set a new meet record in the discus with a throw of 113-11. Payne is currently ranked second in the hammer throw, fourth in discus and ninth in shotput in 2A. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Alexandra Payne set a new meet record in the discus with a throw of 113-11. Payne is currently ranked second in the hammer throw, fourth in discus and ninth in shotput in 2A. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Robotics of Central Kitsap (ROCK) team is headed to Houston

Robotics of Central Kitsap (ROCK) team is headed to Houston

BREMERTON — The Robotics of Central Kitsap (ROCK) team is headed to Houston after qualifying for the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology… Continue reading

Robotics of Central Kitsap (ROCK) team is headed to Houston
Mackenzie Wagner pitched five innings for North Kitsap and allowed just one run on four hits while striking out four. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Mackenzie Wagner pitched five innings for North Kitsap and allowed just one run on four hits while striking out four. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)