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South Whidbey grads continue athletic careers in college / Alumni update

South Whidbey grads continue athletic careers in college / Alumni update

Several South Whidbey High School graduates competed collegiately this winter season. Here is a rundown of how the former Falcons fared. Basketball Junior Megan Drake… Continue reading

South Whidbey grads continue athletic careers in college / Alumni update
Falcons receive league honors, letters and team awards

Falcons receive league honors, letters and team awards

Nine South Whidbey High School basketball players received North Sound Conference postseason honors. Senior Carson Wrightson and junior Sterling Patton were first-team selections for the… Continue reading

Falcons receive league honors, letters and team awards
Book doesn’t close when Robbins retires

Book doesn’t close when Robbins retires

Former South Whidbey High School boys soccer coach Emerson Robbins is turning his focus from the pitch to the printed page. Robbins stepped down as… Continue reading

Book doesn’t close when Robbins retires

Both South Whidbey teams medal in Winter Games / Special Olympics

Both South Whidbey Wind teams medaled in the basketball skills division of the Washington State Special Olympics Winter Games over the weekend in Wenatchee. Wind… Continue reading

Paul Schuller is the new South Whidbey High School girls golf coach. (Photo provided)

Schuller takes swing at coaching girls golf

The South Whidbey High School girls golf team will be tutored by a champion this spring. Useless Bay Golf and Country Club’s current men’s champion… Continue reading

Paul Schuller is the new South Whidbey High School girls golf coach. (Photo provided)
Davis finishes 4th at state tournament / Wrestling

Davis finishes 4th at state tournament / Wrestling

South Whidbey senior Dylan Davis closed out his high school wrestling career by placing fourth at the state 1A meet Friday and Saturday, Feb. 21… Continue reading

Davis finishes 4th at state tournament / Wrestling
2 South Whidbey teams qualify for state tournament / Special Olympics

2 South Whidbey teams qualify for state tournament / Special Olympics

Fresh off a gold medal at the regional tournament, South Whidbey Wind 2 heads to Wenatchee this weekend to defend its state title in the… Continue reading

2 South Whidbey teams qualify for state tournament / Special Olympics
Fuss takes over Falcon program / Boys soccer

Fuss takes over Falcon program / Boys soccer

New South Whidbey High School boys soccer coach Richard Fuss will bring along a lifelong passion for the sport when he reports to the Falcons’… Continue reading

Fuss takes over Falcon program / Boys soccer

Registration begins for Whidbey Island Triathlon

Registration for the Whidbey Island Triathlon is now open. The triathlon takes place Saturday, July 25, on South Whidbey and is produced by the South… Continue reading

Aposhyan wins regional title; 3 Falcons qualify for state / Wrestling

South Whidbey High School junior Drew Aposhyan earned this third consecutive state wrestling berth by winning the 132-pound division at the regional tournament Saturday, Feb.… Continue reading

Falcons flutter to the finish / Boys basketball

A promising season came to disappointing end for the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team when the Falcons lost three straight lopsided games in… Continue reading

South Whidbey seeks more players / Girls golf

The South Whidbey High School girls golf season is about to start, and the team is looking for more players. The season runs March 2… Continue reading

Island athletes collect medals / Taekwondo

Whidbey Island athletes from Armstrong’s taekwondo studios won a fistful of awards at a regional tournament in Lynnwood last weekend. Leading the way was Lindsey… Continue reading

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

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

South Whidbey rallies for district win / Boys basketball

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

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

Coach sees positive in loss / Boys basketball
Falcons can’t overcome poor start / Girls basketball

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 can’t overcome poor start / Girls basketball