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Falcons whip West Seattle / Football

A strong all-around game carried the South Whidbey High School football team to a 26-6 win over visiting West Seattle Friday, Sept. 13. The Falcons,… Continue reading

Falcon boys 1st, girls 2nd at preview meet / Cross country

Falcon boys 1st, girls 2nd at preview meet / Cross country

The South Whidbey High School boys finished first and the girls second at the North Sound Conference preview cross country meet hosted by Granite Falls… Continue reading

Falcon boys 1st, girls 2nd at preview meet / Cross country

Falcons thunder by PT / Soccer

Lightning wasn’t the only thing that struck during the home South Whidbey High School soccer match with Port Townsend; the Falcons’ offense hit the back… Continue reading

South Whidbey races by rivals in opener / Tennis

South Whidbey races by rivals in opener / Tennis

It was a two-for-one win for the South Whidbey High School tennis team as the Falcons stopped host Coupeville 4-1 Wednesday, Sept. 11. Not only… Continue reading

South Whidbey races by rivals in opener / Tennis
Falcons nipped by Mariner / Volleyball

Falcons nipped by Mariner / Volleyball

The South Whidbey volleyball team lost a close match to visiting 4A Mariner Tuesday, Sept. 10. The Marauders eked out a 3-2 (20-25, 25-21, 25-16,… Continue reading

Falcons nipped by Mariner / Volleyball
South Whidbey clips Oak Harbor / Soccer

South Whidbey clips Oak Harbor / Soccer

The South Whidbey High School soccer team took the first step in securing the island championship by knocking off visiting Oak Harbor 4-2 Tuesday, Sept.… Continue reading

South Whidbey clips Oak Harbor / Soccer

‘D’ carries Falcons to win over Friday Harbor / Football

Showing its defensive strength, the South Whidbey High School football team won 7-3 in its season opener at Friday Harbor Friday, Sept. 6. Falcon coach… Continue reading

South Whidbey goes toe-to-toe with larger foes / Soccer

The South Whidbey High School soccer team held its own against a pair of much larger schools in a jamboree at Kamiak High School Friday,… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Swim

Fall prep preview / Swim

Coach: Chris Erickson, Kamiak. 2018: 10th (first among 1A schools) at 2A district meet. Note: South Whidbey High School does not offer swimming, so its… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Swim
Fall prep preview / Tennis

Fall prep preview / Tennis

Coach: Karyle Kramer. 2018: 5-8, sixth in Emerald City League. Note: South Whidbey and Coupeville are the only North Sound Conference schools that play boys… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Tennis
Fall prep preview / Cross country

Fall prep preview / Cross country

Coach: Doug Fulton. 2018: Boys – first in conference, third in bi-district, 11th in state; girls – second in conference, fifth in bi-district, 12th in… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Cross country
Fall prep preview / Volleyball

Fall prep preview / Volleyball

Coach: Mandy Jones. 2018: 12-9; 6-4, third in conference; fourth in district. Returning letter winners: seniors Kayla Knauer, Arianna Briggs; juniors Emma Hodson (second-team, all-league… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Volleyball
Fall prep preview / Soccer

Fall prep preview / Soccer

Coach: Terry Swanson. 2018: 11-8-1; 7-3, second in North Sound Conference; fifth in district. Returning letter winners: seniors Mallory Drye, Nicole Helseth, Karyna Hezel, Juliana… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Soccer
Fall prep preview / Football

Fall prep preview / Football

Over the past few years, the South Whidbey High School football team trended in the right direction, and this fall the Falcons should continue along… Continue reading

Fall prep preview / Football
South Whidbey team wins division at Ragnar trail run

South Whidbey team wins division at Ragnar trail run

A team of current and former South Whidbey High School cross country runners placed second overall and first in their division out of 341 teams… Continue reading

South Whidbey team wins division at Ragnar trail run
Photos: South Whidbey hits the practice field for fall sports

Photos: South Whidbey hits the practice field for fall sports

The South Whidbey High School cross country, swim, volleyball, tennis and soccer teams opened fall practice Monday, Aug. 26. Attached are some shots of volleyball,… Continue reading

Photos: South Whidbey hits the practice field for fall sports
South Whidbey celebrates its children Sept. 14

South Whidbey celebrates its children Sept. 14

Children’s Day takes over the South Whidbey Community Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14. Billed as “the biggest, friendliest, familiest event… Continue reading

South Whidbey celebrates its children Sept. 14
Falcons getting ready for new season

Falcons getting ready for new season

South Whidbey and the other Washington high school football teams hit the practice field for the first time this season Wednesday, Aug. 21. All other… Continue reading

Falcons getting ready for new season
Photos: Falcons begin 2019 season / Football

Photos: Falcons begin 2019 season / Football

Washington state high schools began football practice for the 2019 season Wednesday, Aug. 21. Attached are photos of South Whidbey’s turnout Thursday morning.… Continue reading

Photos: Falcons begin 2019 season / Football
Hydros for Heroes return to Whidbey Island this weekend

Hydros for Heroes return to Whidbey Island this weekend

Hydros for Heroes continues to grow in reputation and stature. The boats will scream across Oak Harbor Bay from 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Saturday… Continue reading

Hydros for Heroes return to Whidbey Island this weekend