Sports

State runner-ups put their sights on a class 1A girls team title; boys aims to return to state

It’s go big or go home for South Whidbey’s girls golf team…

New motto places focus on performing well at state

For those who have competed for South Whidbey’s track and field team…

New WIAA rule to test depth of Falcon pitching staff

A new pitch-count rule could throw a curve ball into the way…

Former UW basketball standout to lead two clinics at SWHS

Learning to love the “process” is what helped Donald Watts achieve what…

South Whidbey junior girls golfer to contend for state title

When a three-time state champion like King’s girls golfer Hannah Roh graduates,…

South Whidbey fifth-grader wins third state wrestling title

Isaiah McClure took winning the novice 100-pound division of the Washington State…

Longtime head wrestling coach retires from program

As much as Jim Thompson loves coaching the sport of wrestling, he…

Reign soccer club finishes second in state tournament

South Whidbey Reign’s girls U-14 soccer club was barely nudged out from…

Falcon senior wrestlers eliminated at state tournament

It was a seven-hour wait that would either spell the end of…

Hodson returns to Falcon football program as head coach

When Mark Hodson looks at the prospects of South Whidbey football, he…

Falcon wrestlers eliminated from state tourney

South Whidbey wrestling has gone another year without a state placer at…

Girls hoops eliminated from district tournament

South Whidbey’s girls basketball players didn’t view their 55-44 loss to Mount…

Overlake puts kibosh on Falcon boy basketball’s season

South Whidbey boys basketball head coach Mike Washington told his players to…

Two South Whidbey grapplers punch ticket to state tourney

South Whidbey senior Chase Barthlett had never been so nervous in his…

Falcon girls hoops eliminated from postseason

The South Whidbey girls basketball season has come to an end. The…

Boys hoops reaches bi-district tourney

South Whidbey boys basketball played Overlake in the first round of the…

Falcons face tough road to state; senior grappler injured

It’s do or die for South Whidbey’s wrestlers. Six Falcons qualified for…

Late game injury dashes team’s hopes for win

Trailing 38-32 in the third quarter against King’s on Friday night at…

Early lead slips away for South Whidbey boys basketball

South Whidbey boys basketball lost to King’s 63-50 Friday, Senior Night, at…

Soccer club to play in Founders Cup semifinal

South Whidbey Reign defeated Pacific FC Elite Club 1-0 in overtime on…

Grapplers head to Mount Baker for district tourney

The regional tournament is a promised land that senior wrestler Jack Nielsen…

South Whidbey girls basketball beats Eagles in rematch

South Whidbey girls basketball earned some redemption on Friday night. The Falcons…

Falcons to face class 1A powerhouse on Senior Night

The South Whidbey boys basketball team has nothing to lose this Friday…

South Whidbey football to break with Cascade Conference

South Whidbey football will be in a league of its own next…

South Whidbey Reign advances to Founders Cup quarterfinals

South Whidbey Reign’s girls U-14 soccer club defeated Issaquah Select FC 3-1…

Falcon boys hoops expect battle with Eagles rematch

South Whidbey boys basketball coach Mike Washington usually likes to keep things…

Second-to-last home game for girls hoops coming on Tuesday

South Whidbey girls basketball plays Cedarcrest at home on Tuesday night. Tip-off…

Falcon boys basketball clinches playoff spot

South Whidbey boy’s basketball has clinched a spot in the district tournament,…

Dozens gather to watch Falcons’ home wrestling match

It was a crowd unlike any South Whidbey wrestling head coach Jim…

Falcon girls basketball loses tightly contested game with playoff implications

South Whidbey girls basketball was on the losing side of a game…

Girls hoops lose by small margin to Cedarcrest

South Whidbey girls basketball lost at Cedarcrest 38-35 on Jan. 7. The…

  • Jan 10th, 2017

Falcon boys basketball control its own destiny after overtime victory at home

It was a six-second play that South Whidbey junior Lewis Pope won’t…

Falcon grapplers face tough reality at recent tournament

South Whidbey’s wrestling team took a step backward over the holiday break,…

Falcon girls basketball earns victories over two class 3A teams

South Whidbey girls basketball became the champions of Whidbey Island when the…

Falcon girls hoops beats pair of nonleague teams

South Whidbey girls basketball is on a two-game winning streak after beating…

  • Dec 31st, 2016

Falcon boys hoops runs into offensive, defensive problems against Oak Harbor

Another game slipped through the fingers of the South Whidbey boys basketball…

Last chance to sign up for youth basketball league

The registration deadline for the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District’s 2016-17…

  • Dec 30th, 2016

Middle school athlete opts for dance over national competition

Kaia Swegler Richmond is a girl of two passions: Cross country and…

Girls U-14 soccer club wins divisional championship

Playing in the snow was a fun enough experience for South Whidbey…

First-year wrestler places second at tourney; team finishes fourth

Not often does a first-year wrestler reach the finals of a varsity…

Falcon heavy-lifters find relief with sophmore point guard

Following losses to Mount Baker on Dec. 1 and Bellevue Christian on…

Girls basketball still finding rhythm in first few games

South Whidbey girls basketball played a bit of “hot potato” in a…

Drought against Sultan ends for boys basketball

South Whidbey boys basketball beat Sultan for the first time since Jan.…

Girls hoops drops two games, 0-2 overall

South Whidbey’s girls basketball team is 0-2 overall and 0-1 in the…

Grapplers place fifth at Return of the Seahawk

It was a promising start to the season for South Whidbey’s wrestling…

Boys basketball faces challenges with flimsy defense, turnovers

South Whidbey boys basketball lost to Bellevue Christian 52-40 on Saturday night…

McCleary resigns as South Whidbey girls soccer head coach

After two seasons at the helm, South Whidbey girls soccer head coach…

Falcon football coach resigns from program

Michael Coe has resigned as South Whidbey’s head football coach. He said…

Falcon boys basketball wins first game, loses second

South Whidbey boys basketball won its season-opening game against Concrete 77-25 on…

Register for S.W.I.S.H basketball league with South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District

The registration deadline for the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation boys S.W.I.S.H.…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016