Sports

Independent schedule could boost program viability

South Whidbey football has only one victory to its name over the…

Huff begins hydro career on familiar waters

The way Steve Huff sees it, he “returned to the waters that…

South Whidbey football program brings back beach practices

Beach practices under South Whidbey head coach Mark Hodson have long been…

Archers hit the mark with series of classes at Community Park

Dryah Artis’ posture is still as she draws back her bow. The…

New Useless Bay learning center named after beloved PGA pro

Herb Magnusson didn’t expect any accolades in return for his services to…

On the run: Steller to circumnavigate Whidbey Island

James Steller is going to give Whidbey Island the run-around. Steller, a…

Hundreds compete in Whidbey Triathlon

Some raced with friends, some with spouses, and some just for and…

Whidbey Crabs finish third in two-day home invitational

It was a good day for the Black brothers. Nick and Alex…

Whidbey Triathlon to include sibling rivalry, family relay teams

Seven seconds were all that separated Richard Murphy from beating his sister…

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…

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

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

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

Four Falcons place at state track meet in Cheney

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

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…

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

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

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

Falcon softball advances to state for second time in three years

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

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 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

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

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