South Kitsap High School

North Kitsap captured the top spot at the North Mason Hawkins Memorial Tournament, which featured male and female wrestlers from across the state. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap captured the top spot at the North Mason Hawkins Memorial Tournament, which featured male and female wrestlers from across the state. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
A Port Orchard legend departs

A Port Orchard legend departs

Bryan Petro: Boisterous, positive and proud of his community.

A Port Orchard legend departs
Students, parents grumble about SKHS’s new tardiness policy

Students, parents grumble about SKHS’s new tardiness policy

School administrators say student tardiness is on the rise.

Students, parents grumble about SKHS’s new tardiness policy
Mark Krulish | Kitsap News Group                                South Kitsap freshman Xavier Eaglin wrestles with Olympic’s Anjelo Pangelinan in the 106 finals at the HammerHead Invitational on Dec. 16.
Mark Krulish | Kitsap News Group                                South Kitsap freshman Xavier Eaglin wrestles with Olympic’s Anjelo Pangelinan in the 106 finals at the HammerHead Invitational on Dec. 16.
School staff, police are keeping students safe | In Our Opinion

School staff, police are keeping students safe | In Our Opinion

Those impacted by recent lockdowns at South Kitsap High have voiced opinions (ironically over social media) ranging from annoyance at having their school day interrupted… Continue reading

School staff, police are keeping students safe | In Our Opinion
South Kitsap point guard Riley Escolta tries to muscle past Sumner’s Mitchell Wolfe (4) during the 58-54 loss to the Spartans on Dec. 7. Escolta scored 13 points in the game for the Wolves. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap Daily News)

Clutch baskets lead Sumner over South Kitsap | Boys basketball

PORT ORCHARD — An unfortunate sequence of events, some preventable, some not, sunk South Kitsap against South Puget Sound League boys basketball foe Sumner on… Continue reading

South Kitsap point guard Riley Escolta tries to muscle past Sumner’s Mitchell Wolfe (4) during the 58-54 loss to the Spartans on Dec. 7. Escolta scored 13 points in the game for the Wolves. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap Daily News)

Safety concerns force SKSD to close pool

PORT ORCHARD — The popular community pool at South Kitsap High School has been temporarily closed by the school district while administrators figure out how… Continue reading

South Kitsap falls to Olympia in home opener | Boys basketball
South Kitsap falls to Olympia in home opener | Boys basketball

South Kitsap High School ends lockdown | Update

PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap High School was the victim of another online threat, the second requiring a lockdown in the last two weeks. The… Continue reading

Weekend sports roundup | Dec. 1-3

Weekend sports roundup | Dec. 1-3

Klahowya boys and girls drop double-header against Forks The Eagles (0-2) dropped another tough game way out on the Washington coast on Dec. 1. Klahowya… Continue reading

Weekend sports roundup | Dec. 1-3
South Kitsap girls basketball | Winter sports preview

South Kitsap girls basketball | Winter sports preview

South Kitsap girls basketball Head coach: Mike Allen 2016-2017 record: 5-15 Returning players: Hailey Standridge, guard, senior; Kaylee McEdward, forward, senior; Amani Johnson, forward, senior;… Continue reading

South Kitsap girls basketball | Winter sports preview
South Kitsap boys swim & dive | Winter sports preview

South Kitsap boys swim & dive | Winter sports preview

South Kitsap boys swim and dive Head coach: Nicole Miller 2016-2017 record: 3-6 Top returning swimmers: Troy Conrad, senior; Andrei Obnial, senior; Andrew Johnson, senior;… Continue reading

South Kitsap boys swim & dive | Winter sports preview
South Kitsap junior Josh Potz tries to dribble past teammate Riley Escolta (24) during a pre-season practice. (Photo: Mark Krulish | Kitsap Daily News)

South Kitsap boys basketball | Winter sports preview

PORT ORCHARD — On a Saturday morning practice with still a week to go before South Kitsap opened its regular season, an intra-varsity scrimmage was… Continue reading

South Kitsap junior Josh Potz tries to dribble past teammate Riley Escolta (24) during a pre-season practice. (Photo: Mark Krulish | Kitsap Daily News)
South Kitsap wrestling | Winter sports previews

South Kitsap wrestling | Winter sports previews

South Kitsap wrestling Head coach: Chad Nass 2016-2017 record: 7-1; second place at regionals; fifth place at states. Top returning wrestlers: Mason Eaglin, Sebastian Robles,… Continue reading

South Kitsap wrestling | Winter sports previews
Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group                                Junior Paxton DePoe was the first to finish for the South Kitsap girls at districts on Oct. 28. She finished in 16th place with a time of 19:49.60.
Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group                                Junior Paxton DePoe was the first to finish for the South Kitsap girls at districts on Oct. 28. She finished in 16th place with a time of 19:49.60.
Courtesy of Zach Fogel                                The 2017 South Kitsap boys water polo team.
Courtesy of Zach Fogel                                The 2017 South Kitsap boys water polo team.
South Kitsap remains winless after loss to Emerald Ridge | Prep Football
South Kitsap remains winless after loss to Emerald Ridge | Prep Football
Larry L. Mann allegedly wrote about 18 “violent, offensive and threatening” letters to the South Kitsap School District under the pseudonyms “Texas Momma” and “Prince of Darkness.”                                Port Orchard Independent file photo
Larry L. Mann allegedly wrote about 18 “violent, offensive and threatening” letters to the South Kitsap School District under the pseudonyms “Texas Momma” and “Prince of Darkness.”                                Port Orchard Independent file photo
South Kitsap freshman Emma Orser finishes just ahead of Olympia’s Kate Riggs during the South Puget Sound League championship meet on Oct. 19. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap freshman Emma Orser finishes just ahead of Olympia’s Kate Riggs during the South Puget Sound League championship meet on Oct. 19. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
South Kitsap freshman midfielder Lillian Lutovsky (in white) looks to push the ball up the field against Bellarmine Prep. Photo: Mark Krulish | Kitsap Daily News
South Kitsap freshman midfielder Lillian Lutovsky (in white) looks to push the ball up the field against Bellarmine Prep. Photo: Mark Krulish | Kitsap Daily News