Sports

Falcons soar with 2 high-scoring wins / Boys basketball

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

Falcons soar with 2 high-scoring wins / Boys basketball
South Whidbey wins twice / Girls basketball

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

South Whidbey wins twice / Girls basketball

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

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

Whidbey athletes shine in 2019/ Sports year in review

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

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

Seahawks sink Falcons / Boys basketball
South Whidbey rebounds from loss to whip Wolverines / Boys basketball

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

South Whidbey rebounds from loss to whip Wolverines / Boys basketball
Wolverines use big 2nd quarter to beat Falcons / Girls basketball

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

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

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

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

Patton was sterling as South Whidbey whips Wildcats / Boys basketball

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

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

Former Falcons compete on college fall teams / Alumni update

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