Sports

Tuesday’s basketball games postponed

South Whidbey High School’s basketball games scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 14, have been postponed because of snow. The boys home game with Granite Falls will… Continue reading

5 Falcons place at Darrington tournament / Wrestling

The South Whidbey High School wrestling team took sixth out of 10 schools and five Falcons placed at the King of the Mountain Tournament Saturday,… Continue reading

Falcons split weekend games / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team recovered from a 62-33 loss to visiting Cedar Park Christian Friday, Jan. 10, to wallop Northwest 48-15… Continue reading

South Whidbey uses outside attack to shoot down Eagles / Boys basketball

A long-range assault spurred the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team to a 67-61 win over visiting Cedar Park Christian Friday, Jan. 10. It… Continue reading

Solid effort carries Falcons to conference win / Girls basketball

A strong all-around game with plenty of help from throughout the lineup lifted the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team to a 50-34 win… Continue reading

Road woes continue for Falcons / Boys basketball

When it comes to boys basketball in the North Sound Conference, King’s sets the bar. The Knights are a perennial power and flexed their muscles… Continue reading

Falcons soar with 2 high-scoring wins / Boys basketball

Propelled by a high-octane offense, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team raced by Sultan and Orcas Island over the weekend. Falling just short… Continue reading

South Whidbey wins twice / Girls basketball

Showing its mental toughness, the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team eked out a pair of close wins over the weekend. The Falcons came… Continue reading

Coleman takes 2nd, Falcons 6th at tournament / Wrestling

Seven South Whidbey High School wrestlers placed at the Gus Compton Invitational hosted by Mount Baker High School in Deming Saturday, Jan. 4, helping the… Continue reading

Whidbey athletes shine in 2019/ Sports year in review

2019 was a good year for South Whidbey sports… January For the third consecutive year, the South Whidbey Reign, coached by Karl Peterson, reached the… Continue reading

South Whidbey mauls Marauders / Girls basketball

A stingy defense and a strong finish helped the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team topple 4A Mariner 44-24 Monday, Dec. 30, in Langley.… Continue reading

Seahawks sink Falcons / Boys basketball

The Anacortes High School boys basketball team used a long-range attack to build an early lead and then went on to stop visiting South Whidbey… Continue reading

South Whidbey rebounds from loss to whip Wolverines / Boys basketball

Bouncing back nicely from its first loss a week earlier, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team flattened visiting Friday Harbor 61-33 Saturday, Dec.… Continue reading

Wolverines use big 2nd quarter to beat Falcons / Girls basketball

A rough second quarter proved to be the difference in South Whidbey’s 34-26 loss to Friday Harbor in girls basketball Saturday, Dec. 28, in Langley.… Continue reading

To the victors go the spoils: Tishia Malone shows off her bounty from a competition earlier this year. (Provided photo)

Stone thrower: Malone excels in Highland games

Whidbey Island’s Tishia Malone likes to throw stones — big ones. Malone started competing in Highland games at age 49 to control her multiple sclerosis.… Continue reading

To the victors go the spoils: Tishia Malone shows off her bounty from a competition earlier this year. (Provided photo)

Aposhyan repeats as champion at Lynnwood / Wrestling

South Whidbey’s Drew Aposhyan defended his title at the Lynnwood Classic Wrestling Tournament Saturday, Dec. 21. The Falcons finished ninth out of 14 teams despite… Continue reading

Short-handed South Whidbey suffers 1st loss / Boys basketball

The boys basketball clash between two unbeaten teams — Bellevue Christian and South Whidbey — Friday, Dec. 20, lost some of its luster when the… Continue reading

BC gets by Falcons / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team couldn’t overcome a tough third quarter and the hot shooting of Bellevue Christian’s Sophia Bold as the… Continue reading

Falcons bash Braves, face unbeaten BC next / Boys basketball

After winning 87-47 at La Conner Tuesday, Dec. 17, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team faces its toughest challenge so far this season… Continue reading

Korolenko carries Eagles past Falcons / Girls basketball

She’s back. Cedar Park Christian’s Irena Korolenko, last year’s North Sound Conference Player of the Year, missed four games earlier this season but she made… Continue reading