Sports

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

4 individuals finish 2nd, Falcons take 4th in BC tournament / Wrestling

Four Falcons finished in second place to help the South Whidbey High School wrestling team take fourth in the 12-team Iron Sharpens Iron Tournament hosted… Continue reading

Patton was sterling as South Whidbey whips Wildcats / Boys basketball

Sterling Patton scored 34 points — including hitting eight three-pointers — to help the visiting South Whidbey High School boys basketball team hold off pesky… Continue reading

Falcons make Wildcats work for win / Girls basketball

On paper, it was supposed to be a rout. The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team refused to follow the script. The Falcons gave… Continue reading

Former Falcons compete on college fall teams / Alumni update

A handful of South Whidbey High School graduates continued their athletic careers on the college stage this fall. Julian Inches is a freshman goal keeper… Continue reading

South Whidbey knocks off UPrep / Boys basketball

The South Whidbey High School boys basketball team won its fourth straight game, trimming visiting University Prep 66-50 Wednesday, Dec. 11. After beating its first… Continue reading

Sedro-Woolley stops Falcons / Girls basketball

Sedro-Woolley started hot and never cooled off in a 76-39 win over the visiting South Whidbey High School girls basketball team Tuesday, Dec. 10. The… Continue reading

South Whidbey steamrolls PT, Bush / Boys basketball

49.7. That’s the average margin of victory for the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team in its first three games this season. Two of… Continue reading

Falcons split weekend games / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team opened the season with its second straight win, defeating host Port Townsend 36-29 Friday, Dec. 6, but… Continue reading

Falcons fall in opener / Wrestling

The South Whidbey High School wrestling team dropped both ends of a double dual meet Thursday in Granite Falls. The Falcons fell to the host… Continue reading

South Whidbey clobbers Chimacum / Boys basketball

Is the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team that good or is Chimacum that bad? Probably a lot of both as the Falcons smoked… Continue reading

Falcons use depth to win opener / Girls basketball

It took the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team eight tries before securing a victory last winter. The Falcons made sure that didn’t happen… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Boys basketball

The first season for a new coach is tricky, according to first-year South Whidbey boys basketball coach Greg Turcott, but it helps when the squad… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Wrestling

Three state participants return to buoy the chances of the South Whidbey High School wrestling team in 2019-20. Returning are state qualifiers senior Dylan Davis… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Girls basketball

A large group of returning players mixed with a strong freshman class should push the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team up the North… Continue reading

PTSA holds annual Elf Chase

South Whidbey PTSA and Saratoga Dental host the annual Elf Chase 5K Fun Walk and Run Sunday, Dec. 8, at Community Park. Registration begins at… Continue reading

Registration begins for youth basketball

Registration runs through Dec. 1 for the 2020 South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District youth basketball season. The league is open to first- through sixth-graders.… Continue reading

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                                Bodie Hezel (8) was named the league’s Most Valuable Offensive Player this fall and a first-team all-conference defensive back.

Falcons earn all-league honors

Nineteen South Whidbey High School athletes received first-team, all-conference honors this fall. In addition, three earned player of the year awards in their respective sports.… Continue reading

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                                Bodie Hezel (8) was named the league’s Most Valuable Offensive Player this fall and a first-team all-conference defensive back.

Turcott takes over Falcon program / Boys basketball

Greg Turcott takes the baton from former South Whidbey High School boys basketball coach Mike Washington, aiming to add to the recent success of the… Continue reading

Lynch places 16th in state meet / Swimming

South Whidbey High School junior Ashley Lynch placed 16th in the 200-yard freestyle at the state 2A/1A/2B swim meet Saturday, Nov. 16, at the King… Continue reading