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Olympic Track and Field | Spring Sports Preview

Olympic Track and Field | Spring Sports Preview

Olympic Track and Field Head coach: Andrew Peterson Key athletes (boys): Adam Johnson, Gabriel Johnson, Scott Ashcraft, Thomas Hoskins, Tyzaih Williams. Key athletes (girls): Gema… Continue reading

Olympic Track and Field | Spring Sports Preview
Junior forward Shaa Humphrey was awarded the Olympic League 2A MVP after averaging 17 points per game this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

NK’s Humphrey, Klahowya’s Hartford win league MVPs

A pair of Kitsap basketball players earned league most valuable player honors as the All-Olympic League team selections have been made. Klahowya’s John Hartford and… Continue reading

Junior forward Shaa Humphrey was awarded the Olympic League 2A MVP after averaging 17 points per game this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Brandon Barron looks for a path to the hoop during his team’s regional game against Fife. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Fife’s fourth quarter run bumps Olympic from postseason

PUYALLUP — Olympic had a 12-point lead and had all the momentum on its side, needing to hang on for just eight more minutes to… Continue reading

Brandon Barron looks for a path to the hoop during his team’s regional game against Fife. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap celebrates its semifinal victory over Renton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Regional basketball matchups set for this weekend

Three teams from Kitsap qualified for the regional round

North Kitsap celebrates its semifinal victory over Renton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Holly Beaudoin took second place at Mat Classic XXXI. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Holly Beaudoin took second place at Mat Classic XXXI. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Olympic gold! Trojans capture 2A state championship

Olympic gold! Trojans capture 2A state championship

FEDERAL WAY — As Dietrich Meyer came barrelling down lane four in the final event of the 2A state meet, the 400-yard freestyle relay, a… Continue reading

Olympic gold! Trojans capture 2A state championship
Boys Basketball Roundup: North Kitsap heading back to state; Olympic falls to Franklin Pierce; South Kitsap eliminated by Kennedy Catholic

Boys Basketball Roundup: North Kitsap heading back to state; Olympic falls to Franklin Pierce; South Kitsap eliminated by Kennedy Catholic

STEILACOOM — The Vikings were pretty quiet offensively for three quarters in their district quarterfinal game against the Sentinels, but a 24-point fourth quarter explosion… Continue reading

Boys Basketball Roundup: North Kitsap heading back to state; Olympic falls to Franklin Pierce; South Kitsap eliminated by Kennedy Catholic
North Kitsap’s Kobe McMillian scored 40 points in a huge first round victory over Lindbergh. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Boys Basketball Roundup: North Kitsap, South Kitsap, Olympic win district openers

POULSBO — Kobe McMillian put forth a superhuman effort in the first round of the West Central District III 2A boys basketball tournament, dropping 40… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Kobe McMillian scored 40 points in a huge first round victory over Lindbergh. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group                                Xavier Eaglin was one of South Kitsap’s two first-place finishers at the SPSL 4A championship meet.
Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group                                Xavier Eaglin was one of South Kitsap’s two first-place finishers at the SPSL 4A championship meet.
South Kitsap, Klahowya, Olympic earn top eight finishes at state tournament

South Kitsap, Klahowya, Olympic earn top eight finishes at state tournament

TACOMA — Olympic, Klahowya and South Kitsap all finished the 2018-2019 bowling season among the top eight in the state in their respective classifications with… Continue reading

South Kitsap, Klahowya, Olympic earn top eight finishes at state tournament
Olympic guard Jakyiiah Willis drives the baseline against Sequim in her team’s 49-45 victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Olympic keeps its playoff hopes alive with upset victory over Sequim

Brilee Triggs sparked a 10-0 run that helped the Trojans to a big lead in the second quarter

Olympic guard Jakyiiah Willis drives the baseline against Sequim in her team’s 49-45 victory. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Marissa Nemeth is the 2018-2019 Olympic League champion. Nemeth knocked down 487 pins over three games for a 162 average. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Nemeth, Olympic grab league championship

SILVERDALE — Klahowya may have ended the regular season on top of the Olympic League, but it was the Olympic Trojans who walked away with… Continue reading

Marissa Nemeth is the 2018-2019 Olympic League champion. Nemeth knocked down 487 pins over three games for a 162 average. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kingston’s Tim Gallagher swims to victory in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 52.32. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston edges out Olympic to take sole possession of first place in league standings

The Bucs now have a one-win lead over the Trojans with two meets remaining

Kingston’s Tim Gallagher swims to victory in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 52.32. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>Brandon Barron (4) attempts to slice between two Bremerton defenders during a Jan. 15 matchup</em> Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Barron’s big night boosts Olympic to 78-55 win over Bremerton

Olympic’s senior point guard scored 30 points on an 11-for-12 shooting performance

<em>Brandon Barron (4) attempts to slice between two Bremerton defenders during a Jan. 15 matchup</em> Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
James Sanchez of Central Kitsap was named Swimmer of the Meet. He won the 200-yard individual medley in 1:58.87. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
James Sanchez of Central Kitsap was named Swimmer of the Meet. He won the 200-yard individual medley in 1:58.87. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap guard Noelani Barreith looks for room underneath the basket while Olympic’s Jakyiiah Willis defends the paint. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap guard Noelani Barreith looks for room underneath the basket while Olympic’s Jakyiiah Willis defends the paint. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap ties for first at Pacific Coast Championships

South Kitsap ties for first at Pacific Coast Championships

VANCOUVER — South Kitsap shared top honors this year at the Pacific Coast Championships held at Mountain View High School Dec. 28-29. The Wolves picked… Continue reading

South Kitsap ties for first at Pacific Coast Championships
Kitsap wrestlers grab 13 titles at North Mason Classic

Kitsap wrestlers grab 13 titles at North Mason Classic

BELFAIR — While many teams were off in the days preceding Christmas, Kitsap grapplers were hitting the mats at the annual North Mason Classic. Olympic… Continue reading

Kitsap wrestlers grab 13 titles at North Mason Classic
Alex Refilong led Central Kitsap to a playoff berth with 1,801 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Six Kitsap football players named to AP all-state team

North Kitsap’s Kyle Green and Colton Bower were among the six Kitsap County football players selected by the Washington Associated Press for this year’s all-state… Continue reading

Alex Refilong led Central Kitsap to a playoff berth with 1,801 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns this season. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Greg Brehmer (50) tries to get by Liam Clark of Port Angeles in an 83-52 loss on Dec. 18. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Hot shooting Roughriders sink Olympic

Port Angeles hit 12 3-pointers in the game

Greg Brehmer (50) tries to get by Liam Clark of Port Angeles in an 83-52 loss on Dec. 18. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)