Sports

Northwest Passage Ragnar Relay draws nearly 6,000 racers

The scenery along the Northwest Passage Ragnar Relay helped, a lot. It…

 

Lack of hitting, errors lead to losses at tournament

South Whidbey Little League 11/12 outfielder Myles Lind thought the game was…

 

Whidbey Horse Trials completes 41st competition over weekend

For Kit Maret, it’s a way to keep active in a sport…

 

Select coach hired to lead South Whidbey girls soccer program

Terry Swanson is South Whidbey High School’s new girls soccer coach. Swanson,…

Mega Sports Camp teaches kids about the basics, sportsmanship

Benjamin Scott Cone couldn’t think of a better place to be than…

Oak Harbor skippers finish fourth in North American Championships

Oak Harbor skippers Dave Steckman and Bill Walker placed fourth and seventh,…

Sports camp at Community Park in July, August

The Skyhawks Multi-Sport Camp will introduce young athletes to multiple sports in…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Seventy-five participate in 20th annual Chum Run at Community Park

Scott Knackstedt’s experience as a collegiate runner shined through at the 20th…

Eight former Falcons to pursue collegiate athletic careers

Bayley Gochanour doesn’t know exactly what the future will hold for her…

Seven Falcons inducted into the 2017 Wall of Fame

Megan Drake has walked through South Whidbey High School’s athletic hallway countless…

Competitive imbalance in league cited as reason for head coach’s resignation

South Whidbey boys soccer coach Emerson “Skip” Robbins has resigned from his…

Falcon softball standout to compete in national tournaments with select team

The end of the school year is a welcome respite for most…

A sports year in review: September to June

State titles, forfeits, coaching resignations and retirements were among the dozens of…

South Whidbey softball goes 1-2 at state tourney

South Whidbey softball finished 1-2 in the class 1A state championships on…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Falcon softball earns first win at state in a ‘long time’

South Whidbey’s softball team was just glad to be at the class…

Four Falcons place at state track meet in Cheney

South Whidbey senior sprinter Bailey Forsyth’s final high school competition was like…

Fifth-grade wrestler from South Whidbey earns third state title

South Whidbey fifth-grader Isaiah McClure earned a “coveted” title earlier this month…

  • May 31st, 2017

Four South Whidbey boys golfers make first round cut, finish second as a team

It was the team South Whidbey senior boys golfer Thorin Helmersen always…

Falcon softball advances to state for second time in three years

The outcome was far from certain. The Falcons were one out from…

South Whidbey girls golf accomplishes the ‘ultimate,’ wins state championship

South Whidbey girls golf won its first state title in program history…

Falcons girls tennis falls short of state

The gauntlet that is the Emerald City League eliminated all three of…

Falcons to send 16 total athletes to state track meet

South Whidbey junior Sophia Nielsen hopes to walk away from the class…

Reign U-16 girls team loses in state finals

South Whidbey Reign’s U-16 girls team fell short of a state championship…

Falcon softball advances to district championship

South Whidbey softball beat Mount Baker 3-0 in the first round of…

  • May 20th, 2017

Eight Falcon golfers headed to state championships

South Whidbey senior girls golfer Riley Yale wasn’t too sure her score…

Falcon baseball’s bid to reach state comes up short in bi-district

South Whidbey Falcon baseball players and coaches have come to expect that…

Boys soccer falls in district tourney

South Whidbey boys soccer was eliminated from the class 1A District 1…

Girls golf sends five to bi-district

South Whidbey girls golf is sending five players to the class 1A…

Falcons win district tourney, send three to bi-district

South Whidbey senior Alex Foode was tired. At one point she thought…

Narrow win keeps Falcon baseball alive in postseason

South Whidbey baseball’s hopes of reaching the class 1A state championships are…

Falcons claim team conference titles at league championships

The meet began with a stroke of lightning. It ended with a…

South Whidbey Reign U-16 girls soccer team in semifinals

Another South Whidbey Reign girls soccer team could be playing for a…

Falcon boys soccer team loses in first round of district tournament

South Whidbey boys soccer lost its first round match in the class…

Falcons’ seventh inning rally leads to 5-2 win over Sultan

South Whidbey junior Bella Northup looked to the outfield as she approached…

Falcon softball second place in Cascade Conference

South Whidbey softball has dropped from first place in the Cascade Conference,…

  • May 3rd, 2017

Baseball rides hot streak into bi-district tournament

South Whidbey baseball has won seven of its last eight games, and…

  • May 3rd, 2017

Girls tennis works its way around rain, preps for postseason

As it has repeatedly for the past two months, rain forced the…

Girls tennis defeats King’s, host district tournament on May 10

South Whidbey girls tennis defeated King’s 4-3 on April 21 and improved…

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Girls golf wins league title with 98-78 win over Cedarcrest

South Whidbey girls golf claimed the Cascade Conference title with a 98-78…

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Boys, girls track teams win three-way home meet

South Whidbey track and field hosted a three-team meet with Sultan and…

Falcon softball handily defeats Port Townsend in non-league game

South Whidbey softball defeated Port Townsend 17-0 in a non-league game on…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Boys soccer secures postseason berth as team hits stride

South Whidbey boys soccer is postseason bound. With the Falcons’ 3-0 win…

Falcon boys soccer shuts out Granite Falls at home

South Whidbey boys soccer shutout Granite Falls 4-0 at home on Wednesday,…

South Whidbey girls tennis defeats Oak Harbor 4-3

South Whidbey girls tennis beat Oak Harbor 4-3 on April 13. The…

Boys golf wins home match, secures second place in league

It was the worst match South Whidbey boys golf senior Anton Klein…

U-16 girls soccer team could advance to state following doubleheader this weekend

If South Whidbey Reign U-16 wins one of its two games against…

Football coach holds meeting with parents of athletes

South Whidbey football coach Mark Hodson and most of his coaching staff…

Falcon baseball overcomes nearly insurmountable odds to claim win

The loss was nearly in the books for South Whidbey baseball. Trailing…

Falcon boys golf team finishes second in four-team home match

South Whidbey boys golf finished second in a four-team home match on…

  • Apr 15th, 2017

Falcon softball loses in clash with Red Wolves

South Whidbey softball lost to Cedarcrest 14-2 on Tuesday afternoon in a…

  • Apr 15th, 2017