Falcons take 10th at Sky Valley / Wrestling

The South Whidbey High School wrestling team got back into action after winter break by placing 14th at the 18-team Sky Valley Invitational Saturday, Jan. 5, at Sultan High School.

The Falcons tallied 40.5 points; Cascade of Leavenworth took the team title with 139.

Kobe Balora (220 pounds) finished third, while Drew Aposhyan (126) and Zain Balora (285) placed fifth.

South Whidbey now enters to dual meet portion of its schedule. It travels to Granite Falls at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, to face the Tigers and Sultan.

South Whidbey results at Sky Valley

126, Drew Aposhyan (fifth place): won by fall, 2:59; won 15-0, lost 6-4; lost by fall, 4:12.

132, Jonathan Price: lost 13-4; lost by fall, 1:43.

138, Caleb McArthur: won 12-1; lost by fall, 4:37; won 6-0, lost by fall, 2:10.

145, Eden Batiste: won by fall, 5:47; lost by fall, 5:34; lost 14-4.

152, Justin Moberly: lost by forfeit; lost by fall, 1:53.

160, Dayton Birchfield: lost 15-3; won by fall, 2:09; lost by fall, 2:21.

170, Cameron Martin: lost by fall, 4:45; lost by fall, :21.

182, Clay O’Brien: bye, lost by fall, 3:09; won by fall, 1:35; lost by fall, 4:26.

220, Kobe Balora (third): won by fall, 4:46; won 16-3; lost by fall, :56; won 14-5.

285, Zain Balora (fifth): bye, won by fall, 2:48; lost by fall, 4:24; lost by fall, :34.

More in Sports

After loss to CPC, Falcons recover to club Chimacum / Boys basketball

Kody Newman was one assist short of a triple-double as the South… Continue reading

South Whidbey loses 2 / Girls basketball

Cedar Park Christian and the Northwest School each handed the South Whidbey… Continue reading

Helseth takes 5th at Arlington tournament / Wrestling

South Whidbey’s lone female wrestler, Nicole Helseth, finished fifth at the Arlington… Continue reading

King’s beats SW, looks like favorite to win conference crown / Boys basketball

With an 80-54 win at South Whidbey Tuesday, Jan. 8, the King’s… Continue reading

Tigers cut down Falcons / Girls basketball

Granite Falls established an early lead and never trailed in a 53-30… Continue reading

South Whidbey adds 2 more wins / Boys basketball

Showing its mettle after blowing a lead, the South Whidbey High School… Continue reading

Falcons drop pair / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team had its two-game win… Continue reading

Falcons take 10th at Sky Valley / Wrestling

The South Whidbey High School wrestling team got back into action after… Continue reading

Inches, Colar play for U.S. in futsal World Cup

South Whidbey High School seniors Julian Inches and Graham Colar represented the… Continue reading

Most Read