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SPORTS BRIEFS: Peninsula soccer girls open season with 3-0 win

PC soccer girls win opener 3-0

MOUNT VERNON — Taking part in of their first match in roughly 18 months, the Peninsula girls’s soccer staff began off their long-delayed season with a 3-0 shutout over Skagit Valley.

It was the primary sport the Pirates had performed since they misplaced within the Northwest Athletic Convention championship in November 2019.

“I advised the ladies after the sport, ‘I really feel so good.’ This feels nice,” stated coach Kanyon Anderson.

Anderson stated he was involved if the ladies can be in sport form, however he was proud of their health degree and possession.

“We held the vast majority of possession. A shutout towards a superb staff, you may’t complain a lot,” Anderson stated.

Alysia Alvarado scored a purpose with an help from Makenna Wilson. Wilson additionally scored a purpose with an help from Alvarado.

Additionally scoring was former Port Angeles Roughrider Krysten McGuffey. Her purpose was assisted by Cecilia Jenkins.

Anderson stated goalkeeper Musuai Isaia additionally made an excellent save on a penalty kick to protect the shutout.

The Pirates girls (1-0) and males each play their first residence video games Monday at Wally Sigmar Discipline. The ladies begin at 2 p.m. whereas the lads, who shall be enjoying their first sport since successful the NWAC championship in 2019, start at 4 p.m.

Frosty Moss Relay sign-ups being taken

PORT ANGELES — There’s nonetheless time to get signed up for the Frosty Moss or Mini Moss Relays scheduled from the Sol Duc Valley to Blyn for Might 15.

The 80-mile run takes place on the Olympic Discovery and Olympic Journey Trails from the Sol Duc River alongside Lake Crescent and the Strait of Juan de Fuca and Dungeness Valley. The Mini Moss 30-mile run goes from Ediz Hook in Port Angeles to Blyn.

Groups of two to five runners can join the Frosty Moss, which has 15 legs of three to
11 miles, whereas groups of two to 4 runners can join the Mini Moss, which has eight legs of three to 5 miles.

Contributors can win awards for greatest staff costumes and there may also be awards for favourite alternate zones.

There may also be a race after-party at 7 Cedars Resort.

To register for the Frosty Moss or Mini Moss, go to

Cougars get prized high-scoring switch

PULLMAN — Former South Alabama guard Michael Flowers, the highest accessible scorer in school basketball’s switch portal, has dedicated to play at Washington State subsequent season, he introduced Saturday.

“I selected Washington State as a result of I wished to play in a Energy 5 convention and I felt they have been one of the best match,” Flowers advised ESPN prior to creating his announcement on social media. “The teaching workers confirmed an excellent curiosity in me and my targets. I like the way in which coach Kyle Smith permits his level guards to make performs and helps put gamers in place to be efficient.”

The 6-foot-1, 22 year-old Flowers ranked fourth in Division I in general scoring this season with 588 factors in 28 video games, averaging 21 factors, 4.6 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.6 steals, whereas taking pictures 39 p.c from 3.

“They’re getting a participant who has a chip on his shoulder and can do no matter it takes to guide a staff to the NCAA event,” Flowers stated.

Flowers stated he picked Washington State from a listing of faculties that included Arkansas, USC, Miami, Texas A&M, Florida, Colorado and Marquette.

Flowers began his profession at Western Michigan and transferred after three seasons to South Alabama, the place he performed his senior season and can graduate this summer time. He’ll benefit from the additional yr of eligibility the NCAA granted all winter sports activities athletes and play a fifth season as a grad switch at Washington State.

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