Sports

Scrappy Wolves make Falcons work for win / Boys basketball

In an intense battle expected in a rivalry game, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team won 64-43 at Coupeville Friday, Jan. 18. The… Continue reading

Coupeville’s defense slows Falcons / Girls basketball

For the second time this season, the stingy Coupeville defense put clamps on South Whidbey’s offense as the Falcon girls lost 37-16 at Coupeville Friday,… Continue reading

Falcons shine in lone home match / Wrestling

South Whidbey tops Darrington, Friday Harbor With only one chance to impress its home crowd, the South Whidbey High School wrestling team made the most… Continue reading

South Whidbey steamrolls Tigers / Boys basketball

The South Whidbey High School boys basketball team was dominant in a 60-38 win at Granite Falls Tuesday, Jan. 15. The Falcons limited the last-place… Continue reading

League-leading Knights trip-up Falcons / Girls basketball

Unable to get any offense going, the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team lost to visiting King’s 64-9 Tuesday, Jan. 15. The first-place Knights,… Continue reading

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

Kody Newman was one assist short of a triple-double as the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team won 66-43 at Chimacum in a non-league… Continue reading

South Whidbey loses 2 / Girls basketball

Cedar Park Christian and the Northwest School each handed the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team a loss over the weekend. The Falcons fell… Continue reading

Helseth takes 5th at Arlington tournament / Wrestling

South Whidbey’s lone female wrestler, Nicole Helseth, finished fifth at the Arlington Girls Rumble Saturday, Jan. 12. Helseth (130 pounds) opened the tournament with a… 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 boys basketball team established itself as the favorite to win the North Sound… Continue reading

Tigers cut down Falcons / Girls basketball

Granite Falls established an early lead and never trailed in a 53-30 win over the visiting South Whidbey High School girls basketball team Tuesday, Jan.… Continue reading

South Whidbey adds 2 more wins / Boys basketball

Showing its mettle after blowing a lead, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team recovered to defeat visiting Bellevue Christian 52-50 Saturday, Jan. 5,… Continue reading

Falcons drop pair / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team had its two-game win streak snapped with a pair of home losses over the weekend. The Falcons… Continue reading

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.… Continue reading

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

South Whidbey High School seniors Julian Inches and Graham Colar represented the United States at the U-20 futsal World Cup in November in Colombia. Futsal… Continue reading

South Whidbey wins 2; Washington wins 100 / Boys basketball

South Whidbey High School boys basketball coach Mike Washington reached the 100-win plateau after the Falcons won a pair of non-league games over the weekend.… Continue reading

Steals help Falcons slide by Concrete / Girls basketball

A ball-hawking defense helped the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team produce a season-high point total in the Falcons’ 49-25 win over Concrete Saturday,… Continue reading

2018 sports year in review, part 2

Following is a review of the South Whidbey sports highlights from June through December. June South Whidbey High School athletes earning first-team, all-Cascade Conference honors… Continue reading

2018 sports year in review, part 1

A rare league championship for the South Whidbey boys basketball team and a splendid spring filled with honors for the Falcons highlighted the local sports… Continue reading

Tonight’s games postponed / Boys, girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School boys and girls basketball games with Chimacum scheduled for Friday, Dec. 21, have been postponed. The Falcon girls were scheduled… Continue reading

Falcons pick up 5 medals / Wrestling

Five South Whidbey High School wrestlers placed at the Gus Compton-Mount Baker Invitational Thursday, Dec. 20, in Deming. Drew Aposhyan (126 pounds), Aiden Coleman (182)… Continue reading