Football

Klahowya quarterback John Hartford rolls to his left against North Mason. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya loses tough game in overtime

EAST BREMERTON — The Eagles had plenty of fight in them, but in the end, North Mason had a size and strength advantage they just… Continue reading

Klahowya quarterback John Hartford rolls to his left against North Mason. (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
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis (32) runs past the blocks of his teammates during the Vikings’ district playoff win over Eatonville.

North Kitsap advances to first round of state football tournament

POULSBO — Despite a couple of early fumbles, there was never any doubt for North Kitsap head coach Jeff Weible. He was going to keep… Continue reading

North Kitsap running back Dax Solis (32) runs past the blocks of his teammates during the Vikings’ district playoff win over Eatonville.
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis bulls his way through a group of defenders on his way to a touchdown. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis bulls his way through a group of defenders on his way to a touchdown. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kitsap Prep Football Roundup | Oct. 2
Kitsap Prep Football Roundup | Oct. 2
Port Angeles’ Jarret Burns, left, looks for an opening against Kingston during the first quarter on Sept. 29 in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Port Angeles’ Jarret Burns, left, looks for an opening against Kingston during the first quarter on Sept. 29 in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Olympia and South Kitsap shake hands after the Bulldogs’ 45-13 win on Sept. 29 at Kitsap Bank Stadium.
Olympia and South Kitsap shake hands after the Bulldogs’ 45-13 win on Sept. 29 at Kitsap Bank Stadium.
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis (32) takes on three Olympic defenders during his team’s 49-6 league win on Sept. 21. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap running back Dax Solis (32) takes on three Olympic defenders during his team’s 49-6 league win on Sept. 21. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap Football | Fall Sports Preview

South Kitsap Football | Fall Sports Preview

PORT ORCHARD — Players casually amble on to the turf field at South Kitsap High School on a quintessential late-summer day, congregating at the south… Continue reading

South Kitsap Football | Fall Sports Preview
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford passes over a defender during a late- August practice.                                 Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Klahowya Eagles | Fall Sports Preview

Football2016 record: 7-3 Head coach: Dan Ericson Returning players: C/DL Collin Deutscher, senior; FB-LB Tyler Vandergriff, senior; SB/DB Karsten Martinson, senior; SB/DB Jerikho Presley, senior.… Continue reading

Klahowya quarterback John Hartford passes over a defender during a late- August practice.                                 Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Zachary Wyant backhands the ball during a challenge match at practice. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic Trojans | Fall Sports Preview

Football2016 record: 5-5 Head coach: Sal Quitevis Returning players: RB/DB Mason Quitevis, senior; RB/DB Darelle White, junior; OL/DL Darian Carrier, senior; WR/DB Lorenzo Carbone, senior;… Continue reading

Zachary Wyant backhands the ball during a challenge match at practice. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Sophomore receiver Ja’Quirious Conley is tackled by the defense after a 13-yard reception. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Cougars rout Trojans 40-7 in season opener | Prep football

BREMERTON — A deep, fast, athletic Central Kitsap squad had no trouble in the Battle for Bucklin Hill, dispatching its closest rival, Olympic High School,… Continue reading

Sophomore receiver Ja’Quirious Conley is tackled by the defense after a 13-yard reception. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford leads the Eagles into their opener against Bremerton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford leads the Eagles into their opener against Bremerton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Circuit court rules in favor of Bremerton School District, against former coach, in appeal
Circuit court rules in favor of Bremerton School District, against former coach, in appeal
Joe Kennedy kneeling on the 50-yard line of a football field in prayer.                                Courtesy Liberty Institute
Joe Kennedy kneeling on the 50-yard line of a football field in prayer.                                Courtesy Liberty Institute
Respect all, fear none: Vikings host ATM Nov. 11

Respect all, fear none: Vikings host ATM Nov. 11

POULSBO — With the state football championships on the rise, there’s no room for losers. As North Kitsap prepares to play 2A Cascade Conference champion… Continue reading

Respect all, fear none: Vikings host ATM Nov. 11