Sports

Falcons fall to Lynden Christian / Boys basketball

After losing 72-37 at Lynden Christian Wednesday, Feb. 12, in the semifinals of the district tournament, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team will… Continue reading

South Whidbey eliminated at district / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team finished the season with two straight losses in the district tournament, but that doesn’t mean the Falcons… Continue reading

South Whidbey rallies for district win / Boys basketball

Checkmate. In a comeback thriller, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team started the district tournament with a 47-46 win over visiting Nooksack Valley… Continue reading

Falcons lose to Lyncs in district opener / Girls basketball

The outcome wasn’t unexpected but it was still a tough night for the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team. The Falcons lost at Lynden… Continue reading

8 Falcons earn regional berths / Wrestling

Eight South Whidbey High School wrestlers earned spots in the regional tournament by placing in the top four at the sub-regional meet Saturday, Feb. 8,… Continue reading

Coach sees positive in loss / Boys basketball

After losing only three games over the first three months of the season, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team dropped two during the… Continue reading

Falcons can’t overcome poor start / Girls basketball

A rugged start and a mid-game shooting slump derailed the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team in its 39-27 loss in the regular-season finale… Continue reading

Falcons lose to CPC and chance for conference crown / Boys basketball

Suffering through a poor night offensively, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team lost 55-42 at Cedar Park Christian Tuesday, Feb. 4. The loss… Continue reading

Helseth, Falcons begin quest for state berths / Wrestling

Although senior Nicole Helseth is the only female member of the South Whidbey High School wrestling squad, her teammates see her as just one of… Continue reading

South Whidbey Swim Club emphasizes personal improvement

When it comes to competition for the Stingrays of the South Whidbey Swim Club, it’s all about improvement. The Stingrays, coached by Kristi Eager and… Continue reading

South Whidbey wins twice, faces King’s for league lead / Boys basketball

After winning twice this week, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team will battle for a piece of the North Sound Conference lead when… Continue reading

Hot Sultan shoots down Falcons / Girls basketball

The red-hot Sultan High School girls basketball team stopped host South Whidbey 65-45 Tuesday, Jan. 28. With the loss, the Falcons (3-5, 9-10) are in… Continue reading

South Whidbey wins Oak Harbor Tournament / Wrestling

The South Whidbey High School wrestling team finished first, crowning four individual champions along the way, at a tournament in Oak Harbor Saturday, Jan. 25.… Continue reading

South Whidbey topples Tigers / Boys basketball

Doubling up Granite Falls in points in the first half ignited the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team to a 64-50 win on the… Continue reading

Strong 2nd-half defense leads Falcons to win / Girls basketball

Limiting Granite Falls to just 6 second-half points, the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team beat the host Tigers 36-27 Friday, Jan. 24. The… Continue reading

Falcons fall in home match / Wrestling

The atmosphere was great but the outcome wasn’t at South Whidbey High School’s lone home wrestling match of the season Thursday, Jan. 23. Sultan defeated… Continue reading

South Whidbey survives Sultan scare / Boys basketball

Sultan didn’t follow the script. The Turks pushed the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team to the brink before the Falcons pulled out a… Continue reading

Falcons collect ugly win / Girls basketball

It was nice to play poorly and still be able to come away with a win. The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team collected… Continue reading

Falcons fall twice / Girls basketball

It was a rugged weekend for the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team as the Falcons lost twice, falling to rival Coupeville 34-25 Friday,… Continue reading

Early barrage carries South Whidbey over Coupeville / Boys basketball

The first three minutes set the tone as the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team rolled by rival Coupeville 64-50 Friday, Jan. 17, in… Continue reading