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Newman follows his own path to sports excellence

Some thought South Whidbey High School senior Kody Newman was out of his mind when he switched fall sports, changing from tennis to football two… Continue reading

 

Bands hosting 2 benefit events

Whidbey residents can help out while enjoying the sounds of the South Whidbey high school and middle school bands at a pair of events this… Continue reading

 

Regional tournaments canceled / Wrestling

The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association announced Friday morning that the regional wrestling tournaments scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 9, have been canceled because of weather conditions.… Continue reading

 

Mistakes and red-hot Meridian sink Falcons / Boys basketball

Turnovers and a hot shooting opponent sunk the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team in a 67-47 loss at Meridian Thursday, Feb. 8, in… Continue reading

South Whidbey crushes Granite Falls in district opener / Boys basketball

A stingy defense and some offense from an unexpected source propelled the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team into the second round of the… Continue reading

South Whidbey will now host Granite Falls in district opener / Boys basketball

School cancellations the past two days because of weather have required the North Sound Conference and Northwest Conference athletic directors to reformat the 1A District… Continue reading

Falcons’ district game postponed again / Boys basketball

The South Whidbey High School boys 1A distract basketball game at Meridian scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 5, has been postponed again. The game was originally… Continue reading

South Whidbey’s district game rescheduled for Tuesday / Boys basketball

South Whidbey’s opening game in the 1A boys district basketball tournament at Meridian has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5. The game was… Continue reading

Falcons’ district tournament game postponed / Boys basketball

South Whidbey High School’s opening game in the boys 1A district basketball tournament at Meridian scheduled for Monday, Feb. 4, has been postponed. No makeup… Continue reading

5 Falcons advance to regional meet / Wrestling

Five South Whidbey High School wrestlers earned berths in the regional tournament by placing in the top four at the subregional Saturday. Feb. 2, at… Continue reading

Falcons fall in regular-season finale, turn attention to district tournament / Boys basketball

South Whidbey High School boys basketball coach Mike Washington rested his regulars most of the game in an 84-15 loss at first-place King’s in the… Continue reading

League leaders stop South Whidbey / Girls basketball

The schedulers didn’t do the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team any favors. The Falcons, winless in North Sound Conference play, had to close… Continue reading

Newman reaches 1,000 points in Falcon win / Boys basketball

Picking up some team and individual glory along the way, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team whipped visiting Coupeville 72-40 Tuesday, Jan. 29.… Continue reading

South Whidbey wastes strong offensive effort / Girls basketball

Despite one of its best offensive nights of the year, the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team lost 57-43 at Sultan Tuesday, Jan. 29.… Continue reading

Reign reach state semifinals / U14 soccer

Hoping the third time is the charm, the South Whidbey Reign will seek the state U14 select soccer championship this weekend. The Reign face Highline… Continue reading

Falcons wrap up regular season, begin postseason action / Wrestling

Nicole Helseth, the only female on the South Whidbey High School wrestling team, placed seventh at the Lady Knights Invitational Saturday, Jan. 26, at Mariner… Continue reading

South Whidbey thumps Granite Falls / Boys basketball

The host South Whidbey High School boys basketball team clobbered last-place Granite Falls 78-33 Friday, Jan. 25, to keep pace in the battle for second… Continue reading

Tigers survive Falcon rally / Girls basketball

After a a low scoring first three quarters, the Granite Falls High School girls basketball team prevailed in a wild fourth period to defeat South… Continue reading

South Whidbey falls at Sultan / Wrestling

Sultan wrapped up its seventh consecutive conference wrestling championship with a 69-6 win over visiting South Whidbey High School Thursday, Jan. 24. Dylan Davis picked… Continue reading

Chimcum holds off Falcons / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team had a tough time controlling Chimacum’s Mia McNair as the Cowboys slipped by the Falcons 51-37 Wednesday,… Continue reading