Kingston High School

Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis crashes into the end zone against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap’s Joshua Willis crashes into the end zone against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Elijah McGee leads his team into a big Week 7 game against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Elijah McGee leads his team into a big Week 7 game against North Thurston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford threw for a school-record five touchdown passes against Vashon Island. He is currently 636 yards away from Klahowya’s single-season passing record of 1,558 yards. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya quarterback John Hartford threw for a school-record five touchdown passes against Vashon Island. He is currently 636 yards away from Klahowya’s single-season passing record of 1,558 yards. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Autumn Carver looks to tap the ball past the defense in her team’s win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap sweeps Kingston in hard-fought sets

POULSBO — North Kitsap may have swept its inter-district rival Kingston in three sets, but the score doesn’t even begin to tell the whole story.… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Autumn Carver looks to tap the ball past the defense in her team’s win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s Jaeden Ellis (left) and Alex Oathout (middle) chase North Mason’s Noah Hasselblad. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s Jaeden Ellis (left) and Alex Oathout (middle) chase North Mason’s Noah Hasselblad. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Trojans get first win of the season

Zeke Gillick throws for four touchdowns in the first quarter.

Olympic running back Cameron Bailey slips through the line during the Trojans’ 56-12 win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Olympic running back Cameron Bailey slips through the line during the Trojans’ 56-12 win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s John Hartford has completed 70 percent of his passes this season for 505 yards and six touchdowns. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s John Hartford has completed 70 percent of his passes this season for 505 yards and six touchdowns. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>Kingston’s Grayce Hentzel scores a late kill for the Bucs in her team’s victory over Bremerton. </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Kingston takes match from Bremerton

KINGSTON — The Bucs are serving and spiking their way to another successful season. Kingston took on Bremerton at home Tuesday evening and came away… Continue reading

<em>Kingston’s Grayce Hentzel scores a late kill for the Bucs in her team’s victory over Bremerton. </em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
North Kitsap’s John Jones gets his jersey pulled by a Sequim defender. (Michael Dashiell/Olympic News Group)

Week 3 Roundup: CK soars to 3-0, Sequim stuns NK

A wild comeback, two lightning delays and an enormous upset capped one of the more exciting nights of football games in Kitsap in recent memory.… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s John Jones gets his jersey pulled by a Sequim defender. (Michael Dashiell/Olympic News Group)
Kingston’s Kyler Coe-Yarr heads for the edge in a 28-6 loss to Port Angeles on Sept. 14. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston’s ironmen tire late, drop game to Port Angeles

KINGSTON — It was a one-score game for much of the night before injuries and fatigue finally caught up to the Bucs. Two fourth-quarter touchdown… Continue reading

Kingston’s Kyler Coe-Yarr heads for the edge in a 28-6 loss to Port Angeles on Sept. 14. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Football Week 3 preview: Two undefeated teams square off

North Kitsap (2-0) at Sequim (2-0), 7 p.m. After squeaking by Bainbridge in Week 1, the Vikings crunched Kamiak, 56-0, last week. North Kitsap now… Continue reading

Buccaneers snap losing streak

Kingston had lost 16 games in a row prior to Thursday night’s big win.

Kingston players practiced wrapping up the ball carrier — without doing any actual tackling — during an indoors practice on Aug. 21. Poor air quality has kept teams inside for the most part this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston football develops hard-working, positive culture

KINGSTON — Chop wood, carry water. In a time long forgotten, those were two very important, however mundane-sounding, tasks that every able-bodied member of a… Continue reading

Kingston players practiced wrapping up the ball carrier — without doing any actual tackling — during an indoors practice on Aug. 21. Poor air quality has kept teams inside for the most part this season. (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)

Class of 2018 says goodbye | Photo Gallery

POULSBO — Kingston High School’s seniors celebrated their accomplishments in front of a full house at North Kitsap Stadium on Saturday, June 16. Class of… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Nate Blanchard is a first-team All-League pick. He led the Vikings with nine goals this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Ten Buccaneers and Vikings on 2A Olympic All-League list

Peter Sustad, Ian Schmid, Adin Bowers, Nate Blanchard and Wyatt Murphy were named to the first team

North Kitsap’s Nate Blanchard is a first-team All-League pick. He led the Vikings with nine goals this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)