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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

South Whidbey wins district title and trip to state / 8-10 baseball

The South Whidbey Little League 8-10 baseball team completed a sweep of the District 11 playoffs and earned a berth in the state tournament with… Continue reading

Collins earns all-state honors / Softball

South Whidbey High School’s Mackenzee Collins was named to the Washington State Softball Coaches Association first-team, all-state squad last week. Collins was one of three… Continue reading

South Whidbey closing in on state berth / 8-10 baseball

The South Whidbey Little League 8-10 baseball team is one win away from qualifying for the state tournament. South Whidbey faces Sedro-Woolley at 6 p.m.… Continue reading

Future of SW basketball on display at camp

The hall leading to the South Whidbey High School gymnasium is adorned with photos of past Falcon athletic stars. This week on the basketball court,… Continue reading

Heggenes, Pope receive Cliff Gillies Award

Seniors Kolby Heggenes and Lewis Pope were the recipients of this year’s Cliff Gillies Award for South Whidbey High School. In addition to the Gillies… Continue reading

South Whidbey grads find success at collegiate level / Alumni update

A handful of South Whidbey High School graduates are continuing their athletic careers among the college ranks. Here’s a look at the efforts of those… Continue reading

South Whidbey athletes receive letters, awards

South Whidbey High School wrapped up the 2018 spring sports season by handing out varsity letters and awards at recent team banquets. Baseball Coach: Tom… Continue reading

Free crabbing seminar offered in Oak Harbor

A free Crabbing 101 seminar is being offered by the Deception Pass Sail and Power Squadron and the Oak Harbor Yacht Club at 10 a.m.… Continue reading

Cascade Conference honors South Whidbey players, coaches

Twenty-one South Whidbey High School spring athletes earned all-Cascade Conference first-team honors this season, and two Falcon coaches received Coach of the Year recognition. League… Continue reading

Falcons comment on state experience / Tennis

Mental and physical growth helped South Whidbey junior Mary Zisette and sophomore Alison Papritz become of one the state’s best tennis doubles teams. The Falcons… Continue reading

Papritz, Zisette place 2nd in state doubles tournament / Tennis

South Whidbey High School’s Alison Papritz and Mary Zisette swatted their way to second place in the 1B/2B/1A state tennis tournament May 25 and 26… Continue reading

Nielsen paces SW at state with 4 medals / Track

South Whidbey’s Sophia Nielsen led the Falcons at the state 1A track meet at Eastern Washington University in Cheney May 24-26 by earning four medals,… Continue reading

Falcons take early exit at state / Softball

The South Whidbey High School softball team dropped both its games at the state 1A tournament Friday, May 25, in Richland. Deer Park stopped the… Continue reading

SW grads qualify for national tournament / Ultimate frisbee

Two South Whidbey High School graduates have tossed their way to the Division 1 Ultimate Frisbee College National Championship in Milwaukee this weekend. Kiana Henny… Continue reading

Heggenes 3rd, Falcons 4th at state tournament / Girls golf

Kolby Heggenes placed third and South Whidbey High School fourth at the 1B/2B/1A girls state golf tournament Tuesday and Wednesday, May 22 and 23, at… Continue reading