Volleyball

Volleyball: Olympic gets first league win of the season, NK, Klahowya grab victories

EAST BREMERTON — The Trojans were victorious in their first Olympic League match of the season, defeating Bremerton in straight sets, 25-20, 25-14, 25-19. Junior… Continue reading

 

The Buccaneers huddle up during a timeout late in set three just before defeating Bainbridge in their opening match. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston’s next generation is ready to continue the tradition

KINGSTON — Over the last four years, Kingston volleyball has grown into one of the West Sound’s most consistent programs. Past players such as Ava… Continue reading

 

Bremerton Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Bremerton Volleyball Head coach: Brandon Lilly 2018 record: 4-10 (3-10 Olympic) Key players: Jennifer Kielley, sr.,; Patricia Reyes, jr.; Julia Heath, jr.; Mia Falotico, jr.;… Continue reading

 

North Kitsap Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

North Kitsap Volleyball Head coach: Tim French 2018 record: 19-3 (13-0 Olympic) Key players: Noelani Barreith, sr., OH; Riley Rabedeaux, jr., OH; Joslyn Leage, sr.,… Continue reading

Kingston Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Kingston Volleyball Head coach: Ed Call 2018 record: 13-9 (10-4 Olympic) Key players: Morgan Halady, jr., M/RS; Grayce Hentzel, sr., S/RS/M; Olivia Call, jr., L/OH/DEF;… Continue reading

Olympic Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Volleyball Head coach: Keith Peden 2018 record: 2-13 (2-11 Olympic) Key players: Jaylaa Cabrera, sr., OH; Faith Harer, sr., OH; Kaylani Riley, sr., S; Alani… Continue reading

Central Kitsap Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Central Kitsap Volleyball Head coach: Becky Arthur 2018 record: 9-7 (9-5 SSC) Key players: Natalie Cole, sr., S; Baylee Anderson, jr., OH; Keahi-Rose Sarono, jr.,… Continue reading

South Kitsap Volleyball | Fall Sports Preview

Volleyball Head coach: C.J. Scott 2018 record: 5-9 (0-8 SPSL) Key players: Mykah Curtis, sr., RS; Talia Gamboa-Poole, sr., OH; Hailey Robinson, jr., S; Jaeleen… Continue reading

Middle school volleyball camp opens next week at NKHS

Volleyball camp for those girls who will be fifth through eighth graders opens next week in the North Kitsap main gym. The camp takes place… Continue reading

WIAA approves rotation of 2A, 3A and 4A state volleyball tournaments

The WIAA approved at its June meeting a proposal that would rotate the 2A, 3A and 4A state volleyball championships between the Yakima Valley SunDome… Continue reading

Kitsap lands six on all-state volleyball teams

Kingston’s Ava McCabe was named a second-team all-state hitter

Teanna Lathum played multiple positions for her playoff-qualifying team. She was named a second-team All-SPSL forward. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

South Kitsap athletes win all-league honors

Ten South Kitsap fall prep athletes were honored by the 4A South Puget Sound League with spots on the all-league list. Leading the way was… Continue reading

Teanna Lathum played multiple positions for her playoff-qualifying team. She was named a second-team All-SPSL forward. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Ava McCabe is the 2A Olympic League MVP after finishing the season with 344 kills and 53 aces. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Kingston’s Ava McCabe, Klahowya’s Rachel Bailey given league MVP honors

Kingston’s Ava McCabe had a year to remember and she has been awarded with the 2A Olympic League Most Valuable Player Award. McCabe racked up… Continue reading

Ava McCabe is the 2A Olympic League MVP after finishing the season with 344 kills and 53 aces. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Maddie Pruden signs her letter of intent on Nov. 14 at North Kitsap High School. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

North Kitsap’s Maddie Pruden commits to Seattle Pacific University

POULSBO — This past summer, North Kitsap volleyball coach Tim French knew he had a few holes in his lineup to fill after losing seven… Continue reading

Maddie Pruden signs her letter of intent on Nov. 14 at North Kitsap High School. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kingston takes a timeout during its first match against Columbia River at the 2A state tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Kingston takes a timeout during its first match against Columbia River at the 2A state tournament. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
North Kitsap’s Taylor Clodfelder records a kill against Fife. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Volleyball Roundup: NK, Kingston, advance to state; Klahowya eliminated in district tournament

PARKLAND — North Kitsap was unable to defend its district crown in 2018 with a semifinal loss to Fife. The team rebounded to defeat White… Continue reading

North Kitsap’s Taylor Clodfelder records a kill against Fife. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

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

Rachel Bailey sends the ball back over the net against Bremerton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Klahowya rides ten-game winning streak into the postseason

The Eagles won a rousing five-set match over Bremerton to finish the regular season

Rachel Bailey sends the ball back over the net against Bremerton. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
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)