Sports

Shown here wrestling at home in December

Wrestlers come on strong

South Whidbey squad third in holiday tournament

  • Jan 9, 2002
Shown here wrestling at home in December
Jenny Saephan guns for the 2A doubles championship at the state tennis meet in May with partner Kylie Bozym. Saephan will return to the Falcon lineup next spring to either defend her championship or to cover new ground as a singles player.

2001 was a year of champions

It may be that more champion athletes emerged on South Whidbey in 2001 than in any previous year.

  • Dec 29, 2001
Jenny Saephan guns for the 2A doubles championship at the state tennis meet in May with partner Kylie Bozym. Saephan will return to the Falcon lineup next spring to either defend her championship or to cover new ground as a singles player.
Falcon senior Chris Martin

Inspired Falcon wrestlers strong in tournament

South Whidbey finishes seventh among 16 teams

  • Dec 12, 2001
Falcon senior Chris Martin
Freshman Falcon Jason Gilberts backs into his Blaine opponent Thursday night as he looks for a winning hold. He won his 189-pound match with a pin in the third round.

Falcon wrestlers put down 2 in double dual

In two rounds of dual meet action Thursday night, South Whidbey's wrestling team gained immediate status as a powerhouse program.

  • Dec 8, 2001
Freshman Falcon Jason Gilberts backs into his Blaine opponent Thursday night as he looks for a winning hold. He won his 189-pound match with a pin in the third round.
Nick Martinovic and Todd Noste get technique instruction from Falcon’s assistant coach Wes Helseth

Wrestlers aim for state podium

Hern looks to repeat as state champion

  • Nov 28, 2001
Nick Martinovic and Todd Noste get technique instruction from Falcon’s assistant coach Wes Helseth
Simms

Langley man seventh in Seattle Marathon

Running in his first marathon Sunday morning, Langley multisport athlete Matt Simms surprised a field of more than 2,600 runners at the Seattle Marathon to place seventh overall.

  • Nov 28, 2001
Simms

South Whidbey freshman spikers end 15-5 season

Volleyball Coach Jan McNeely believes the South Whidbey High School volleyball program is in good hands if its freshman team is any indication.

  • Nov 3, 2001