Published: 04/09/13 21:48:33
The group of seniors on this season’s Peninsula High School fastpitch team has many personalities – pitcher Aspen Ison is serious, second baseman Brittany Surratt is perpetually smiling, and first baseman Tyler Stolz is soft-spoken.
Published: 04/09/13 21:48:26
TACOMA — For more than 25 seasons, Jamie Moyer rang up 269 victories by confounding major-league hitters with his precise mix of fastballs, sliders, changeups and curveballs.
Published: 04/02/13 21:48:55
ENUMCLAW — For someone who began to throw the javelin about a year ago, Ben Smith has had a meteoric rise in a sport that requires agility, strength and confidence.
Published: 04/02/13 21:48:52
PORT ORCHARD – After a subpar performance in their Class 4A Narrows League baseball opener against the Stadium Tigers, the Gig Harbor Tides were hungry to prove themselves in last Wednesday’s game against the South Kitsap Wolves.
Published: 04/02/13 21:48:48
It’s not unusual for the Peninsula Seahawks’ offense to struggle with a pitcher early in the game, although they typically make the necessary adjustments in their second and third at-bats.
Published: 04/02/13 21:48:45
After it had Christie Drumm tear up the golf course for the Gig Harbor Tides from 2009-12, the program needed someone to replace what it lost in its four-time state-tournament qualifier.
Published: 04/02/13 21:48:44
There were a few crucial junctures in Friday’s boys soccer game when the Peninsula Seahawks could’ve put the Gig Harbor Tides on the ropes.
Published: 03/28/13 14:04:05
It’s fair to say Peninsula High School seniors Matt Myers and Sam Shea are the best central-back tandem in Class 3A South Puget Sound League boys soccer.
Published: 03/26/13 21:46:39
The Gig Harbor High School fastpitch team played poorly in a March 15 loss to Lakes, but what followed was a good sign for coach John Taylor and his players.
Published: 03/26/13 21:46:34
Learning the goalkeeper position requires a lot of practice, patience and mental toughness, and Matt Stephens is starting to flourish during his junior season with the Gig Harbor Tides boys soccer team.
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