Sports

Discovering the fly rod

Until I moved to Whidbey Island, I had never fished from the beach with a fly rod. I moved here from Alaska 12 years ago. We lived near the beach and I fished for salmon, like most folks, with a spinning rod and a jig or a spinner of some type.

  • Jan 3, 2007
Taking a set from fellow senior Brianna Hussey

FALL SPORTS PREVIEW: At the net, Falcons are rising

Tall, trained and in shape, girls are setting their sights on the state meet

  • Sep 6, 2003
Taking a set from fellow senior Brianna Hussey
Several South Whidbey swimmers used Holmes Harbor as an opportunity last Friday to practice for this Saturday's Race the Rock triathlon. From left

Triathlon hits island Saturday

Cyclists, runners will share South Whidbey roads

  • Jul 30, 2003
Several South Whidbey swimmers used Holmes Harbor as an opportunity last Friday to practice for this Saturday's Race the Rock triathlon. From left
Top: Setlow

It takes Teamwork

2 South Whidbey teens travel great lengths because they love to row

  • May 21, 2003
Top: Setlow
South Whidbey wrestlers Ben Harris

Grapplers make state great

If nothing else, the Washington State Mat Classic is about living dreams.

  • Feb 26, 2003
South Whidbey wrestlers Ben Harris

Schorr nuff! Champ leads team to state

103-pounder wins, Long, Harris runners-up as Falcons place fifth

  • Feb 19, 2003

Tough at tourney, Falcon wrestlers ready for NCC

One week before they head into what could be one of the team's best post-season runs ever, South Whidbey's varsity wrestlers put a few competitors and their coaches on notice Saturday.

  • Feb 5, 2003
Early in his bout against Lakewood’s Mark Villano Thursday night

Falcons shock Sultan, but fall to Lakewood

Schorr, White provide dual excitement

  • Jan 25, 2003
Early in his bout against Lakewood’s Mark Villano Thursday night

Wrestling tourney was Schorred up

Santa should have been good to the South Whidbey High School wrestling program this Christmas because the the boys on the team were very good during their holiday season.

  • Jan 8, 2003
In the lead and working to pin Mount Baker opponent Alan Moore

Baker bad, tourneys better for wrestlers

Gilberts, Harris, Schorr earn some big meet victories

  • Dec 28, 2002
In the lead and working to pin Mount Baker opponent Alan Moore

Wrestlers rock with 2 wins

Even without a complete lineup, winning came naturally, almost easily, on the wrestling mat Thursday night.

  • Dec 14, 2002

Errors unkind to Falcons in tourney

South Whidbey hosts volleyball event

  • Oct 2, 2002
Freshman Mary Bakeman

Invitational inspires Falcon quickness

Sehome too strong for boys, girls

  • Sep 25, 2002
Freshman Mary Bakeman
Brianna Hussey and Jordan Tobler go up for a blocking drill during practice this week. Both will be part of the 2002 varsity lineup.

Volleyball team has experience

The Falcon volleyball team is going further this year.

It's been two years since the team, which was a post-season power for years, has been to the state meet.

  • Aug 31, 2002
Brianna Hussey and Jordan Tobler go up for a blocking drill during practice this week. Both will be part of the 2002 varsity lineup.
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Girls chase state dream

South Whidbey High School's girls cross country runners are going to have a hard time sneaking up on anyone this year.

  • Aug 31, 2002
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Before her tumble on the pole climb

Busted, but not broken

Woman unhurt after record fall at fair's Bunyon Buster Log Show

  • Aug 21, 2002
Before her tumble on the pole climb

Take the Tour de Whidbey challenge

Bicycle event includes road race and recreational tour

  • Aug 10, 2002

Sports editor battles injury

Matt Moss, sports editor of the Whidbey News-Times and a 1992 graduate of South Whidbey High School, is recovering at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle from a broken neck.

  • Jul 17, 2002

Nothing fishy about the fun at Chum Run

Simms, Stuhley both winners

  • Jun 19, 2002

Perfection comes twice for South Whidbey bowler

Clinton woman joins small group of talented island bowlers

  • Jun 1, 2002