Gateway: Sports

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Just a kicker? Not Peninsula’s Ben Stanford

For all the players who stepped up for the Seahawks in their 10-7 Class 3A state playoff win over Mountain View in Vancouver on Saturday — and there were plenty of them on both sides of the ball — one player in particular has been an unsung hero for the Seahawks this year.

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Peninsula High celebrate Fish Bowl win

Peninsula High School beat crosstown rival Gig Harbor 31-21 in the 39th edition of the Fish Bowl at Roy Henderson Field in Purdy, Wash., Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com
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