Sports

Gig Harbor Now is proud to cover Gig Harbor Tides and Peninsula Seahawk athletics, along with myriad parks and recreation events and opportunities available to the community.

Gig Harbor Canoe & Kayak Racing Team wins national championship

Aug 17, 2022

The Gig Harbor Canoe & Kayak Racing Team won another national championship this month. The local club won the 2022 ACA Sprint National Championships, held Aug. 2-5 in Clermont County,

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Gig Harbor grad Michael Toglia promoted to Triple-A

Aug 10, 2022

Gig Harbor graduate Michael Toglia is on the cusp of the Major Leagues after the Colorado Rockies prospect was promoted to Triple-A Albuquerque this week. Toglia, a 2016 graduate of

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Gig Harbor MMA studio catching wave of a sport on the rise

Aug 10, 2022

The sport of mixed martial arts has taken the country by storm and is steadily climbing the list of America’s favorite sports to watch. Gig Harbor Mixed Martial Arts is

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New athletic director named at Gig Harbor High School

Jul 28, 2022

Blair Suek has been named the new athletic director at Gig Harbor High School, the Peninsula School District announced July 28. Suek replaces Bob Werner, who retired at the end

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From radio waves to sea waves, Rob Endlsey helps anglers catch their limit

Jul 20, 2022

Note: In the next couple months, Gig Harbor Now will be on the water and covering the local fishing scene as anglers head out in search of the addictive strikes

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Public weighs in on sports complex designs at open house

Jul 02, 2022

Options were presented for Phase 1B’s playgrounds, performance stage and pickleball courts.

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Pickleball popularity evident on the courts of Gig Harbor

Jun 23, 2022

Pickleball, the grassroots sport born in a Bainbridge Island backyard in 1965, is often said to be having a moment, thanks to an impressive growth spurt over the last few

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Golferitaville charity tournament returns; players, sponsors sought

Jun 14, 2022

Organizers of the 18th annual Golferitaville Charity Tournament are looking for businesses to sponsor and golfers to play in the major fundraiser for Gig Harbor Midday Rotary. Golferitaville is Friday,

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Sports Beat: The 2021-22 prep year in review

Jun 10, 2022

In this week’s edition of the Sports Beat, we review the prep athletic year, focusing on the top teams and athletes. Fall sports Peninsula volleyball 2nd in state The anticipation

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Sports Beat: Peninsula, Gig Harbor athletes bring home medals

Jun 03, 2022

It’s time for the Sports Beat, a weekly capsule of the local prep sports scene. We start out on the track, as the state championships were held at Mount Tahoma

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