Sports

Falcons win invitational tournament / Volleyball

Once the competition started, the South Whidbey volleyball team wasn’t gracious hosts; the Falcons dominated the competition on the way to winning their annual invitational… Continue reading

Swegler Richmond wins class at Sehome Invitational / Cross country

South Whidbey High School’s Kaia Swegler Richmond won her division at the Sehome Invitational Cross Country Meet Saturday, Sept. 8, at Bellingham’s Civic Stadium. The… Continue reading

Strong second half lifts Falcons over Chimacum / Soccer

After a lackluster first half, the South Whidbey High School soccer team erupted for three second-half goals to defeat visiting Chimacum 3-0 Saturday, Sept. 8.… Continue reading

Falcons club Cowboys / Football

After winning a nail-biter over Friday Harbor in the season opener, the South Whidbey High School football team went the easy route in game No.… Continue reading

South Whidbey edges BC / Volleyball

After cruising to an easy win in its season opener, the South Whidbey High School volleyball team proved it could also handle the tough matches,… Continue reading

Prep preview / Swimming

Dedication is a key component to success in athletics, and four South Whidbey High School swimmers certainly have that quality covered. Since South Whidbey doesn’t… Continue reading

Falcons fall in season opener / Tennis

The South Whidbey tennis team was edged 3-2 by Coupeville in the season opener Wednesday, Sept. 5, in Langley. The win for the Wolves was… Continue reading

Falcon boys 1st, girls 2nd in league preview meet / Cross country

The South Whidbey boys cross country team notified its league foes that it will be tough to beat with a strong showing at the North… Continue reading

Falcons start season with lopsided wins / Volleyball, soccer

The South Whidbey volleyball and soccer teams began the 2018 season is fine fashion as both posted one-sided wins on the road Tuesday, Sept. 4.… Continue reading

Photos: Falcons play in Oak Harbor Jamboree / Soccer

South Whidbey High School competed against Coupeville and Oak Harbor at the Oak Harbor soccer jamboree Thursday, Aug. 30. Photographer John Fisken submitted the attached… Continue reading

Conner Ryan dives for the disc at the World Junior Ultimate Championships held in Canada. Photo by Ulti Photos.

The ultimate

It all started with a pick-up game. Now Connor Ryan is the winner of a gold medal in the World Junior Ultimate Championships for ultimate… Continue reading

Conner Ryan dives for the disc at the World Junior Ultimate Championships held in Canada. Photo by Ulti Photos.

Prep preview / Cheer

Cheer It will be a successful cheer season if…? “There is no if,” coach Savannah Turner said. “They will be successful in everything they do.… Continue reading

Prep preview / Tennis

The South Whidbey tennis team lost the bulk of last year’s varsity team to graduation, so the Falcons will turn to new faces to compete… Continue reading

Prep preview / Volleyball

After reaching the state tournament two years in a row, South Whidbey volleyball coach Mandy Jones believes the Falcons have the firepower to make it… Continue reading

Prep preview / Cross country

The South Whidbey High School cross country team is consistently among the Washington’s best. The Falcon girls have qualified for the state meet 27 times… Continue reading

Prep preview / Soccer

The young South Whidbey soccer team is on the rise. The Falcons had only one senior and one junior last year when they used a… Continue reading

Prep preview / Football

When the South Whidbey football team went to an independent schedule last fall, it found what it was looking for — competitive games. The Falcons… Continue reading

WIAA to use committees to seed football playoffs

Changes are coming to the Washington state high school football playoffs. The Washington Inter-scholastic Activities Association announced in June that committees will determine the seeding… Continue reading

Shooters take aim at archery camp

Chloe Cranch, now 12, got hooked on archery after watching the movie “Brave” when she was 9. “The protagonist was a girl and she liked… Continue reading

Ricky Muzzy raps a base hit for Lower Columbia this spring. Muzzy recently signed to play baseball for the University of Washington. (Photo courtesy of Lower Columbia Athletics)

Huskies sign Muzzy / Baseball

2016 South Whidbey High School graduate Ricky Muzzy recently signed a letter of intent to play baseball for the University of Washington. The past two… Continue reading

Ricky Muzzy raps a base hit for Lower Columbia this spring. Muzzy recently signed to play baseball for the University of Washington. (Photo courtesy of Lower Columbia Athletics)