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Ricky Muzzy raps a base hit for Lower Columbia this spring. Muzzy recently signed to play baseball for the University of Washington. (Photo courtesy of Lower Columbia Athletics)

Huskies sign Muzzy / Baseball

2016 South Whidbey High School graduate Ricky Muzzy recently signed a letter of intent to play baseball for the University of Washington. The past two… Continue reading

 

Anderson, Merritt win Useless Bay Ladies Invitational / Golf

Dianne Anderson and Cindy Merritt led the field at the Useless Bay Golf and Country Club Ladies Invitational Aug. 7 and 8. Anderson and Merritt… Continue reading

 

Islanders take 2nd in Crossfire tournament / Soccer

The U16 boys South Whidbey Islanders finished second in the Crossfire Select Soccer Tournament July 27-29 in Redmond. The Islanders, coached by Ben Rusch, won… Continue reading

 

Local runners place among leaders in Race the Reserve

South Whidbey runners finished among the leaders at the Race the Reserve Saturday, Aug. 11, in Coupeville. The Whidbey Island Triathlon, Whidbey Island Marathon and… Continue reading

European coaches lead South Whidbey soccer camp

British Soccer Camp presented by Challenger Sports made a stop at Langley this week, and coaches Danni Rigby and Owin Whelan liked what they saw.… Continue reading

WIAA considering changing classification system

The makeup of South Whidbey High School’s new athletic home, the North Sound Conference, may have a short shelf life. This fall, six area schools… Continue reading

Bromme bounces back from training accident

Five years ago, Coupeville’s Christina Bromme was run over by a truck. Last weekend, she ran across the finish line of the Whidbey Island Triathlon.… Continue reading

Photos from the Whidbey Island Triathlon

Attached are some shots of the 22nd annual Whidbey Island Triathlon from Saturday, July 28, in Langley. The competitors swam a half mile in Goss… Continue reading

Whidbey runners dominate triathlon

The winners’ podium at the 22nd annual Whidbey Island Triathlon Saturday, July 28, in Langley featured a heavy dose of island athletes. The sprint triathlon… Continue reading

Ragnar grabs hold of South Whidbey runners

The Ragnar fairy sprinkled its magic dust on Megan Benjamin and Rebekah Roberts. Langley’s Benjamin and Clinton’s Roberts competed in Ragnar’s Northwest Passage earlier this… Continue reading

McKinley, Adams finish 1st in South Whidbey Invitational / Golf

Buz McKinley and Kris Adams posted the low gross scores to lead the field at the 46th annual South Whidbey Invitational at the Useless Bay… Continue reading

Players return to help with volleyball camp

Been there, done that. The cliche is usually uttered to show disinterest. Not at the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation summer volleyball camp where most… Continue reading

Volunteers needed for Whidbey Island Triathlon

The 300 spots in the Whidbey Island Triathlon were sold out last month but there is still much work to be done to make the… Continue reading

South Whidbey drops 2nd game at state / 8-10 baseball

A dismal second inning doomed South Whidbey Little League at the 8-10 state tournament Monday, July 9, in Mukilteo. Greater Richland Little League scored 10… Continue reading

Smith receives first-team, all-state honors / Soccer

The Washington State Soccer Coaches Association named South Whidbey senior Lake Smith to the all-state first team recently. The honor came on the heels of… Continue reading

Walla Walla edges South Whidbey in state opener / 8-10 baseball

A fast start wasn’t enough and the South Whidbey Little League 8-10 baseball team fell 7-5 to Walla Walla in the opening game of the… Continue reading

Foode leads kids in Parks and Rec tennis camp

South Whidbey’s love affair with tennis is being kindled in the hearts of local youngsters through Alex Foode and the Parks and Recreation District’s camps… Continue reading

NW knocks South Whidbey out of tournament / 11-12 baseball

North Whidbey scored two late runs to chase the South Whidbey 11-12 baseball team from the District 11 Major Little League Baseball Tournament Friday, June… Continue reading

Burlington stops South Whidbey in district semifinals / 11-12 baseball

Burlington-Edison defeated the South Whidbey 11-12 baseball team 7-2 Thursday, June 28, at the District 11 Major Little League tournament in Sedro-Woolley. South Whidbey now… Continue reading

South Whidbey wins tournament opener in 11 innings / 11-12 baseball

It spanned two days and took nearly twice as many innings as a normal game, but the South Whidbey 11-12 baseball team prevailed with a… Continue reading