Prep sports

Crosspoint demolishes Quilcene, 66-22

BREMERTON — A breakout second quarter helped Crosspoint (9-5) blast Quilcene, 66-22, in a non-league game on Jan. 26. The Warriors scored 28 points in… Continue reading

Bremerton’s Hannah Sutton was the overall individual winner with a three-game score of 560 that included a high-game of 233. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya, Bremerton’s Sutton take home top prizes at districts

Olympic and two Central Kitsap and South Kitsap bowlers advance to state

Bremerton’s Hannah Sutton was the overall individual winner with a three-game score of 560 that included a high-game of 233. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Central Kitsap senior Lauren Hudson was named a First-Team All-State forward by the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association. Hudson scored 19 goals this past season and plans to attend Seattle University in the fall. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Roundup: Kitsap All-State soccer selections

SILVERDALE — The Washington State Soccer Coaches Association has made its selections and six Kitsap high school soccer players have been named to the All-State… Continue reading

Central Kitsap senior Lauren Hudson was named a First-Team All-State forward by the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association. Hudson scored 19 goals this past season and plans to attend Seattle University in the fall. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
<em>Zion Archer drives the lane against Gig Harbor. The Cougars took home an important league victory, 67-50, on Jan. 17.</em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group

Central Kitsap making its case for a postseason berth

The Cougars are coming off big league wins over Yelm and Gig Harbor.

<em>Zion Archer drives the lane against Gig Harbor. The Cougars took home an important league victory, 67-50, on Jan. 17.</em>Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group
Teen overcomes cancer, pain enroute to gold medal

Teen overcomes cancer, pain enroute to gold medal

‘I want to beat this thing. I’m not going to let it beat me.’

Teen overcomes cancer, pain enroute to gold medal
Kingston’s Tim Gallagher has been named an Athlete of the Week by the WIAA. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston’s Gallagher named WIAA Athlete of the Week

KINGSTON — For his performance during Kingston’s 106.5-69.5 victory over Olympic at a dual meet on Jan. 11, swimmer Tim Gallagher was named an Athlete… Continue reading

Kingston’s Tim Gallagher has been named an Athlete of the Week by the WIAA. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kingston girls basketball, along with North Kitsap, should compete for a top spot in the Olympic League this season. The two teams play twice in January. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

What to look forward to in 2018

The surprise moments never get old

Kingston girls basketball, along with North Kitsap, should compete for a top spot in the Olympic League this season. The two teams play twice in January. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Sports Roundup | Dec. 21

Sports Roundup | Dec. 21

13th annual Kitsap Cup will take place on Jan. 1 in Bremerton Teams from as far away as Port Angeles will descend upon Kitsap County… Continue reading

Sports Roundup | Dec. 21
Port Angeles reserves play key role in win over Kingston |Prep Roundup

Port Angeles reserves play key role in win over Kingston |Prep Roundup

PORT ANGELES — Port Angeles got a boost from its bench in a 61-38 Olympic League 2A Division boys basketball win over Kingston on Dec.… Continue reading

Port Angeles reserves play key role in win over Kingston |Prep Roundup
Flashes of brilliance in North Kitsap’s 70-38 win | Boys basketball

Flashes of brilliance in North Kitsap’s 70-38 win | Boys basketball

POULSBO — Before the season, North Kitsap head coach Scott Orness set out his goals for the year, and they are lofty. Orness believes his… Continue reading

Flashes of brilliance in North Kitsap’s 70-38 win | Boys basketball
Kitsap football players earn All-League honors | Prep Football

Kitsap football players earn All-League honors | Prep Football

SILVERDALE — It was a successful year for Kitsap’s football teams. North Kitsap and Bremerton both made the postseason, while Central Kitsap came up just… Continue reading

Kitsap football players earn All-League honors | Prep Football
North Kitsap defeats W.F. West 38-7 | State playoffs

North Kitsap defeats W.F. West 38-7 | State playoffs

With the win, Vikings travel to Everett to take on top-ranked 2A Archbishop Murphy

North Kitsap defeats W.F. West 38-7 | State playoffs
Klahowya’s Tyler Townsend leads the charge upfield against South Whidbey in the team’s first round state playoff game on Nov. 4. Klahowya won 4-1 to advance to the second round. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Klahowya’s Tyler Townsend leads the charge upfield against South Whidbey in the team’s first round state playoff game on Nov. 4. Klahowya won 4-1 to advance to the second round. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Sequim’s Taig Wiker (13), Nate Despain (10) and Gavin Velarde force Bremerton running back Semaj Cook to fumble in the first quarter of their Olympic League tilt on Sept. 22. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)

Big wins for three Kitsap football teams

SEQUIM — A pair of highlight reel plays gave Sequim a lead but Bremerton’s quick backs and offensive line proved to be too much for… Continue reading

Sequim’s Taig Wiker (13), Nate Despain (10) and Gavin Velarde force Bremerton running back Semaj Cook to fumble in the first quarter of their Olympic League tilt on Sept. 22. (Michael Dashiell/Sequim Gazette)

Road to Olympic League volleyball title goes through North Kitsap

POULSBO — The road to the Olympic League volleyball title likely still runs through Poulsbo. North Kitsap’s Vikings remained undefeated in league play and overall… Continue reading

Sports Roundup | Sept. 29

Sports Roundup | Sept. 29

A look at this weekend’s football games and Thursday night soccer and volleyball action.

Sports Roundup | Sept. 29
North Kitsap wins league tri-meet at Battle Point Park

North Kitsap wins league tri-meet at Battle Point Park

North Kitsap won both the boys and girls competitions of a league tri-meet with Klahowya and Bremerton at Battle Point Park in Bainbridge Island on… Continue reading

North Kitsap wins league tri-meet at Battle Point Park
Kingston, North Kitsap Fall Sports Preview

Kingston, North Kitsap Fall Sports Preview

POULSBO — Students return to school next week to resume their pursuit of excellence in the classroom and in athletic competition. Most fall teams have… Continue reading

Kingston, North Kitsap Fall Sports Preview
Klahowya and North Kitsap players race for possession March 30. The game ended in a 1-1 tie. Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group

Battle of the undefeateds: North Kitsap, Klahowya game ends in tie | Game of the Week

POULSBO — The North Kitsap Vikings, undefeated in league play, hadn’t even given up a goal this season — until they met the top 1A… Continue reading

Klahowya and North Kitsap players race for possession March 30. The game ended in a 1-1 tie. Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group
Logan Cole scored the winning goal for North Kitsap lacrosse in the team’s 12-11 overtimewin over Klahowya, March 27 at Strawberry Field. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Cole’s OT goal puts North Kitsap over Klahowya, 12-11| Lacrosse

POULSBO — Logan Cole scored the winning goal for North Kitsap lacrosse in the team’s 12-11 overtime win over Klahowya, March 27 at Strawberry Field.… Continue reading

Logan Cole scored the winning goal for North Kitsap lacrosse in the team’s 12-11 overtimewin over Klahowya, March 27 at Strawberry Field. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)