North Kitsap Vikings

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)
Isaiah Kahana breaks free for a 32-yard run in the first half against River Ridge. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Isaiah Kahana breaks free for a 32-yard run in the first half against River Ridge. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap wins sixth consecutive league title; Four Kitsap teams head to districts

North Kitsap wins sixth consecutive league title; Four Kitsap teams head to districts

POULSBO — North Kitsap won its sixth-consecutive league championship last Saturday, but it didn’t come easy. The Vikings played three tough sets against Kingston in… Continue reading

North Kitsap wins sixth consecutive league title; Four Kitsap teams head to districts
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
North Kitsap’s Max Metters and Klahowya’s Jaeden Ellis were among the top boys finishers in the 2A district race. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)
North Kitsap’s Max Metters and Klahowya’s Jaeden Ellis were among the top boys finishers in the 2A district race. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)
Clayton Williams rushes to the edge during his team’s 60-19 win over Olympic. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Clayton Williams leads North Kitsap past Olympic, 60-19

The senior back rushed for 211 yards and three touchdowns

Clayton Williams rushes to the edge during his team’s 60-19 win over Olympic. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Drew Dickson leads Klahowya in receiving yards and touchdowns. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Drew Dickson leads Klahowya in receiving yards and touchdowns. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
The Klahowya boys won the Olympic League championship on Saturday led by a fourth place finish by Jaeden Ellis. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)

Klahowya boys win Olympic League championships; PA edges out girls by one point

PORT TOWNSEND — One point made all the difference in the world for Klahowya at the Olympic League championships. While the boys finished 23 points… Continue reading

The Klahowya boys won the Olympic League championship on Saturday led by a fourth place finish by Jaeden Ellis. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)
North Kitsap’s Isaiah Kahana fends off the defense of Port Angeles’ Nolan Hughes in the second quarter on Friday at Port Angeles Civic Field. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
North Kitsap’s Isaiah Kahana fends off the defense of Port Angeles’ Nolan Hughes in the second quarter on Friday at Port Angeles Civic Field. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Maddie Pruden spikes a ball during North Kitsap’s Oct. 10 match against Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

From Utah with love: Pruden fits right in on North Kitsap’s right side

POULSBO — In early August, a Herald reporter was in the North Kitsap gymnasium to watch the football team practice indoors. Volleyball player Noelani Barreith… Continue reading

Maddie Pruden spikes a ball during North Kitsap’s Oct. 10 match against Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton junior Garrett Lawson is the No. 1 seed in the Olympic League singles tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

GALLERY | Olympic League Tennis Championships, Day 1

POULSBO — The Olympic League tennis championships began Wednesday at North Kitsap High School. The tournament will take place over the course of two days.… Continue reading

Bremerton junior Garrett Lawson is the No. 1 seed in the Olympic League singles tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
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)
Week 5 Football Roundup: CK, NK, Oly and Bremerton pick up big wins
Week 5 Football Roundup: CK, NK, Oly and Bremerton pick up big wins
Week 5 Football Preview: CK hopes to get coach to 100 wins, Kitsap teams hit the road
Week 5 Football Preview: CK hopes to get coach to 100 wins, Kitsap teams hit the road
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)
Sydney Troy scored the shootout-winner for Olympic in the first of two regular season matches against North Kitsap on Sept. 25. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic defeats North Kitsap in penalty shootout

EAST BREMERTON — Sydney Troy picked her spot and didn’t miss it. Olympic’s senior captain put her team’s important league match with North Kitsap on… Continue reading

Sydney Troy scored the shootout-winner for Olympic in the first of two regular season matches against North Kitsap on Sept. 25. (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)
Olympic running back Cameron Bailey slips through the line during the Trojans’ 56-12 win over Kingston. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)