Sports

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

Falcon boys basketball to rely on conditioning, up-tempo offense | FALCON WINTER SPORTS PREVIEW

Sometimes it hurts to lose a player of Chase White’s caliber, a…

Less fouls could mean more wins for girls basketball | FALCON WINTER SPORTS PREVIEW

If you heard a whistle blown at one of South Whidbey girls…

Mix of experienced grapplers, newcomers on wrestling squad | FALCON WINTER SPORTS PREVIEW

The road to the wrestling state championships is a long and arduous…

Never slowing down; blind eighth-grader competes in cross country

Langley Middle School eighth-grade cross country runner Luke Gandarias has goals just…

Falcon runners fall short of goals at state meet | FALCON CROSS COUNTRY

South Whidbey senior Sophia Morgan had a simple goal heading into the…

Falcons go two-and-out at state volleyball championships | FALCON VOLLEYBALL

In the end, it wasn’t South Whidbey’s opponents who defeated them at…

Falcons drop opening match at state | FALCON VOLLEYBALL

South Whidbey volleyball lost its opening match against La Conner 3-1 on…

Swimmers advance to state as ‘wildcards’

When South Whidbey senior Kinsey Eager stepped out of the Fidalgo Pool…

Runners fall short at final state meet | FALCON CROSS COUNTRY

Competing at the Class 1A boys and girls cross country state championships…

Football elects not to play in crossover game

Sometimes football seasons end in crushing ways, whether it be a missed…

Volleyball advances to class 1A state tournament | FALCON VOLLEYBALL

Road trips are usually fun. This one wasn’t. The four-hour closure of…

Girls soccer nudged out of postseason | FALCON GIRLS SOCCER

South Whidbey girls soccer fought for its chance to make the postseason.…

Volleyball heads into bi-district tourney as third seed

Whether it was timing, preparation or a mixture of both, South Whidbey…

South Whidbey duo in limbo after placing third in bi-district | FALCON BOYS TENNIS

It’s a feeling that is all too familiar for South Whidbey boys tennis sophomore Kody Newman.

Weekly sports briefs: Volleyball, football celebrate wins, cross country to host meet

Volleyball wins in three sets on Senior Night South Whidbey’s volleyball team…

Cross country battles through mudsoaked course en route to state

Standing in mudcaked shoes just beyond the finish line as they tried…

Cougars win boys, girls league championships for second year in a row

Having won all of their meets coming into the Cascade Conference Cross Country Championships…

Falcons fall to Granite Falls, host CPC on Friday | FALCON FOOTBALL

South Whidbey football lost to Granite Falls on 47-6 on Oct. 21, dropping its record 0-8 overall and 0-5 in the league.

Falcons to host large postseason meet | FALCON CROSS COUNTRY

The Northwest Class 1B-4A District Cross Country Championships will be held on Saturday …

Falcons win in three sets on Senior Night | FALCON VOLLEYBALL

South Whidbey’s volleyball team defeated Sultan 3-0 on Monday night. The Falcons closed …

Falcons win in three sets on Senior Night | FALCON VOLLEYBALL

South Whidbey’s volleyball team defeated Sultan 3-0 on Monday night. The Falcons closed out the regularseason 8-6 overall and 6-6 in the Cascade Conference. Senior Kacie Hanson led the Falcons with 11 kills, six aces and four digs. Megan Drake, another senior,finished with five kills and two aces.

Falcons fall to Granite Falls, host CPC on Friday | FALCON FOOTBALL

South Whidbey football lost to Granite Falls on 47-6 on Oct. 21, dropping its record 0-8 overall and 0-5 in the league. The Falcons host Cedar Park Christian at 7 p.m. on Oct. 28.

Falcons to host large postseason meet | FALCON CROSS COUNTRY

The Northwest Class 1B-4A District Cross Country Championships will be held on Saturday afternoon atSouth Whidbey High School. Teams from 1B/2B, 1A, 2A, 3A and 4A classifications will compete in the 5,000-meter meet.