Central Kitsap 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

Klahowya girls soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Troy Oelschlager 2017 record: 18-2 (9-0) Key players: Alyssa Peters, jr., F; Rylee Fenske-Radford, sr., MID/F; Kylie Woodrum, sr., M/F; Kate Streck, sr.,… Continue reading

Klahowya boys tennis | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: David Kraft 2017 record: 12-2 (10-2) Key players: Taylor Fite, sr.; Drew Kraft, so.; Jacob Kraft, sr.; Joseph Bowman, sr.; Morgan Seidel, jr.… Continue reading

Klahowya volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Wendy Kraft 2017 record: 7-9 (5-4) Key players: Rachel Bailey, jr., setter; Chloe Settle, jr., middle hitter; Taylor Bruce, sr., outside hitter; Maile… Continue reading

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

Olympic girls swimming | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Paul Henderson 2017 record: 5-2 Key swimmers: Chloe Partsch, sr.; Danielle Snyder, sr.; Arly Lagat, sr.; Hannah Zimmer, sr. Outlook: Olympic returns a… Continue reading

Olympic boys tennis | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Dakota Giddings 2017 record: 6-9 (5-9) Key players: Dylan Heino, sr.; Zachary Wyant, jr.; Logan Lambert, jr.; Aidan Ortega, sr. Outlook: Olympic returns… Continue reading

Olympic cross country | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Ryan Scott Boys key runners: Joshua Frey, sr.; William Herron, so.; Isaac Ferraro, sr.; Christopher Mourich, sr.; Andrew Padilla, sr.; Brad Hemminger, so.;… Continue reading

Quarterback John Hartford will lead an experienced offense into 2018. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya football | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Dan Ericson 2017 record: 3-7 (3-4) Key players: John Hartford, sr., QB; Hunter Wallis, so., RB/LB; Drew Dickson, sr., WR/DB; Jacob Keppert, sr.,… Continue reading

Quarterback John Hartford will lead an experienced offense into 2018. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Midfielder Saoirse Brown should be a key player for a high-scoring Olympic squad. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic girls soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Steve Haggerty 2017 record: 14-4-1 (10-2) Key players: Hannah Troy, sr., F; Sydney Troy, sr., DEF; Karli Taylor, sr., GK; Saoirse Brown, sr.,… Continue reading

Midfielder Saoirse Brown should be a key player for a high-scoring Olympic squad. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>The Trojans should be in the mix for a league title if they can stay healthy. 		 </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Olympic football | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Sal Quitevis 2017 record: 4-5 Key players: Darelle White, sr., RB/DB; Malcolm Dewalt, jr., WR/DB; Zeke Gillick, jr., QB; Adam Johnson, jr., WR/DB;… Continue reading

<em>The Trojans should be in the mix for a league title if they can stay healthy. 		 </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
<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

Central Kitsap girls tennis | Spring Sports Preview

Head coach: Ken Allen 2017 record: 4-7 Top returning players: Ally Payne, Madison Scruggs, Candice McKee. Outlook: The team finished in the middle of the… Continue reading

Klahowya Baseball | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Dan Ericson 2017 RECORD: 8-1, 10-7 TOP RETURNERS: P/SS Ben Streck, Sr.; P/IF Conor Trull, Sr.; P/IF Tanyr Gagnon, Jr.; 2B/P Logan Prater,… Continue reading

Klahowya Softball | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Jodie Gagnon 2017 RECORD: 4-5, 9-8 TOP RETURNERS: P/INF Amber Bumbalough, Sr.; C Emma Hough, Sr.; OF Karli Eberhard, Sr.; 3B Maile Lueck,… Continue reading

Klahowya Boys Golf | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Jerry Johnson 2017 RECORD: 5-3 TOP RETURNERS: Garett Betzing, Sr.; Gabe Garlit, Jr.; John Hartford, Jr.; Cooper Martinson, Jr.; Landon Betzing, So.; Aaron… Continue reading

Andrew Dickson, a junior, should be one of the top players on an Eagles team that returns plenty of talent from a year ago. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya Boys Soccer | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Jeff Quinn 2017 RECORD: 9-0, 14-4-1 TOP RETURNERS: MF/F Derek Carpenter, Sr.; D Andrew Dickson, Jr.; MF/F Darius Joe, Sr.; GK Parker Short,… Continue reading

Andrew Dickson, a junior, should be one of the top players on an Eagles team that returns plenty of talent from a year ago. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Senior right-hander Evan Turnquist eyes a pitch before fouling it off during a March 9 practice at Olympic High School. Jacob Moore | Kitsap News Group

Olympic Baseball | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Nate Andrews 2016-17 RECORD: 13-12 TOP RETURNING PLAYERS: Dylan Heino, Cale Dower, Keaton Dean, Evan Turnquist, Kylen Pereira, Elijah Trottman, Taylor Andrews. KEY… Continue reading

Senior right-hander Evan Turnquist eyes a pitch before fouling it off during a March 9 practice at Olympic High School. Jacob Moore | Kitsap News Group
Junior Sydney Troy, right, watches as senior Brooklyn Haro serves the ball in a March 6 practice at the Olympic High School tennis courts. Haro and Troy went to state last year as a doubles team. Jacob Moore | Kitsap News Group

Olympic Girls Tennis | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Jeff Trainer 2016-17 RECORD: 11-2 TOP RETURNING PLAYERS: Marissa Nameth Jr., junior; Brooklyn Haro, senior; Sydney Troy, junior; Sarah Polsin, senior; Karli Taylor,… Continue reading

Junior Sydney Troy, right, watches as senior Brooklyn Haro serves the ball in a March 6 practice at the Olympic High School tennis courts. Haro and Troy went to state last year as a doubles team. Jacob Moore | Kitsap News Group
Ryan Geier, left, amps up before releasing a powerful shot toward goalkeeper Caden Kinsfather during a March 9 practice at Gordon Field. Jacob Moore | Kitsap News Group

Olympic Boys Soccer | Spring Sports Preview

HEAD COACH: Michael Wright 2016-17 RECORD: 0-15 TOP RETURNING PLAYERS: Collin Rogers, senior; Josh Frey, junior. KEY NEWCOMERS: Owen Lewis, freshman; Josh Kennedy, freshman; Malik… Continue reading

Ryan Geier, left, amps up before releasing a powerful shot toward goalkeeper Caden Kinsfather during a March 9 practice at Gordon Field. Jacob Moore | Kitsap News Group