Girls soccer

Midori Carrier scored a hat trick in Olympic’s 5-2 win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Midori Carrier’s hat trick lifts Olympic past Kingston

EAST BREMERTON — Olympic had just given up a 2-0 lead to Kingston early in the second half and looked to be lacking a spark… Continue reading

Midori Carrier scored a hat trick in Olympic’s 5-2 win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Hope Martin dribbles through the South Kitsap defense during a recent non-league match. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya battling through injuries and inexperience early in the season

SILVERDALE — For a while now, the Klahowya Eagles have been one of the most successful soccer teams in the West Sound; and they have… Continue reading

Hope Martin dribbles through the South Kitsap defense during a recent non-league match. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

North Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

North Kitsap Girls Soccer Head coach: Greg St. Peter 2018 record: 13-6-1 (10-2 Olympic) Key players: Sophia Pixton, sr., GK; Audrey Zinn sr., M/D; Charlotte… Continue reading

North Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
Kingston Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Kingston Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Kingston Girls Soccer Head coach: Craig Smith 2018 record: 3-13 (1-11 Olympic) Key players: Kaylee Dressler, sr., F/M; Kaye Lanfear, sr., D; Outlook: The league… Continue reading

Kingston Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
Bremerton Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Girls Soccer Head coach: Lance McCoy 2018 record: 6-9-1 (4-8 Olympic) Key players: Ammaya Robinette, sr., M; Alyssa Hansel, sr., GK; Sophia Capedon, sr., D;… Continue reading

Bremerton Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
Olympic Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Olympic Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Olympic Girls Soccer Head coach: Steve Haggerty 2018 record: 15-5 (10-2 Olympic) Key players: Kiarra Richards, sr., M; Melenia Wright, jr., D; Kaya McGill, sr.,… Continue reading

Olympic Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
Klahowya Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Klahowya Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Girls Soccer Head coach: Troy Oelschlager 2018 record: 19-3 (6-0 Olympic) Key players: Alyssa Peters, sr., M; Hope Martin, sr., F; Hope Swenland, sr., D;… Continue reading

Klahowya Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
Central Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Girls Soccer Head coach: Keith Sargent 2018 record: 7-8-2 (7-6-1) Key players: Madisyn Diabo, jr., M/D; Madisyn Smith, sr., M/D; Kiley Hall, sr.… Continue reading

Central Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
South Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

South Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview

Girls Soccer Head coach: K-Lee Haynes 2018 record: 9-5-3 (4-2-2 SPSL) Key players: Sierrah VanGesen, so., M; Celina Madrid, sr., F/M; Franquie Moppins, jr., F/M;… Continue reading

South Kitsap Girls Soccer | Fall Sports Preview
Izzy Severns, showing her playing for the Oly-Pen Force, recently wrapped up her college career at Central Washington University and is getting ready to work on her master’s degree at Gonzaga. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Former Klahowya star Izzy Severns is ready for her next challenge

EAST BREMERTON — Izzy Severns has never been one to back away from a challenge on the field, and now she’s getting ready for one… Continue reading

Izzy Severns, showing her playing for the Oly-Pen Force, recently wrapped up her college career at Central Washington University and is getting ready to work on her master’s degree at Gonzaga. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap freshman Sierrah VanGesen has committed to the University of Idaho. (Contributed photo: Jon VanGesen)

South Kitsap’s Sierrah VanGesen chooses University of Idaho

PORT ORCHARD — She may still have three more years of high school to go, but Sierrah VanGesen has already chosen her next home. VanGesen,… Continue reading

South Kitsap freshman Sierrah VanGesen has committed to the University of Idaho. (Contributed photo: Jon VanGesen)
Teanna Lathum played multiple positions for her playoff-qualifying team. She was named a second-team All-SPSL forward. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap athletes win all-league honors

Ten South Kitsap fall prep athletes were honored by the 4A South Puget Sound League with spots on the all-league list. Leading the way was… Continue reading

Teanna Lathum played multiple positions for her playoff-qualifying team. She was named a second-team All-SPSL forward. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s Alyssa Peters, North Kitsap’s Sophia Pixton take MVP honors

Klahowya’s Alyssa Peters, North Kitsap’s Sophia Pixton take MVP honors

North Kitsap keeper Sophia Pixton and Klahowya midfielder Alyssa Peters have been named the most valuable players in the 2A and 1A Olympic Leagues respectively.… Continue reading

Klahowya’s Alyssa Peters, North Kitsap’s Sophia Pixton take MVP honors
Kayden Eckley tries to slip by the Knights defense during her team’s 1A state semifinal game. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya loses heartbreaker in shootout to King’s Way Christian

The Eagles will play for third place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17

Kayden Eckley tries to slip by the Knights defense during her team’s 1A state semifinal game. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Chloe Hoepfinger is one of five seniors graduating from the program this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap exits the postseason with a 2-0 loss to Liberty

The Vikings lost to the same opponent in the same round of the state tournament for the second consecutive year

Chloe Hoepfinger is one of five seniors graduating from the program this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Hope Martin (7) scored the only goal in regulation for Klahowya in its 1A state quarterfinal game. The Eagles won on penalty kicks. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya advances to the state semifinals in a shootout victory

Kylie Woodrum, Alyssa Peters, Kayden Eckley and Rylee Radford all scored on their penalty kicks

Hope Martin (7) scored the only goal in regulation for Klahowya in its 1A state quarterfinal game. The Eagles won on penalty kicks. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Weekend roundup: Kitsap teams take on the state’s best
Weekend roundup: Kitsap teams take on the state’s best
North Kitsap defeats Mark Morris, 3-2, on penalty kicks to advance to the state quarterfinals
North Kitsap defeats Mark Morris, 3-2, on penalty kicks to advance to the state quarterfinals
Melenia Wright corrals a ball during Olympic’s district game against Fife. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Melenia Wright corrals a ball during Olympic’s district game against Fife. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap clinches state playoff berth with 1-0 win over Orting

North Kitsap clinches state playoff berth with 1-0 win over Orting

The Vikings will play Saturday for a chance to earn the No. 1 seed

North Kitsap clinches state playoff berth with 1-0 win over Orting