South Whidbey’s 9/10 All-Stars beat the Sedro Woolley team last week to advance to a semifinal game. Here’s a look back at the contest.
The Central Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association will run a women’s firearm safety class in its education series.
Topics cover the skills needed to handle a loaded firearm and how to make it safely. Instructors are retired law enforcement officers and have taught this many times before.
Langley Christian & Missionary Alliance will host its Mega Sports Camp, complete with soccer, basketball, cheer, volleyball and reading the Bible.
The sports camp runs from 9:30 a.m. to noon July 17-20.
The South Whidbey American Legion baseball team will advance to the Junior A District Tournament next week.
The Falcons are atop their division with an 8-1 record, which put them in first place. The eight-team tournament runs from Wednesday, July 11 to Sunday, July 15 at Sherman Anderson Ball Park in Mount Vernon.
Tension built for six innings between the South Whidbey and North Whidbey All-Stars.
The South End 9- and 10-year-old All-Stars led 1-0 before North Whidbey tied the game. The tension and the tie finally broke in extra innings, and it was like a dam bursting. In a pitching duel at South Whidbey Community Park, South Whidbey scored 12 runs in the eighth inning, and closing pitcher Drew Fry wracked up a pair of strikeouts for the final two outs to advance to the Little League District 11 championship game Saturday.
The combined Central and South Whidbey Blue Fire softball team entered last night’s 11/12-year-old district game at Oak Harbor’s Volunteer Park against South Skagit with a state berth on the line.
Aspiring Falcon ballers can get an early start on the hardwood at Erickson Gym. The Falcon coaching staff and boys and girls on the high school basketball teams will host a clinic in July for South End youths.
South Whidbey Little League needs a little help at the end of June. The youth baseball league will host the District 11 All-Star tournament June 30 to July 7 for the 9-10 year old division.