Record file — South Whidbey junior Kody Newman dribbles up the court against Flinders Christian School on Dec. 2. The Falcons are planning a whiteout for their Coaches vs. Cancer Night game against Cedar Park Christian on Jan. 26.

Record file — South Whidbey junior Kody Newman dribbles up the court against Flinders Christian School on Dec. 2. The Falcons are planning a whiteout for their Coaches vs. Cancer Night game against Cedar Park Christian on Jan. 26.

Team asks fans to wear white at home game

A whiteout is planned for South Whidbey boys basketball’s annual Coaches vs. Cancer Night this week.

The Falcons, who have a firm hold on the top spot in the Cascade Conference at 14-4 overall and 8-1 in league, are playing Cedar Park Christian at 6:45 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 26. Head coach Mike Washington is asking fans to wear white clothing to match the team’s uniforms.

South Whidbey is on a six-game winning streak, having most recently beaten Archbishop Murphy 72-54.

Senior guard Lewis Pope led the Falcons with a season-high 41 points, while junior Kody Newman was second with 19 points.

The Falcons’ final home game is against Granite Falls at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 31.

More in Sports

Falcons fall twice / Girls basketball

It was a rugged weekend for the South Whidbey High School girls… Continue reading

Early barrage carries South Whidbey over Coupeville / Boys basketball

The first three minutes set the tone as the South Whidbey High… Continue reading

North Sound Conference set to merge with Emerald City League

In a search for competitive balance, the North Sound Conference will merge… Continue reading

Tuesday’s basketball games postponed

South Whidbey High School’s basketball games scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 14, have… Continue reading

5 Falcons place at Darrington tournament / Wrestling

The South Whidbey High School wrestling team took sixth out of 10… Continue reading

Falcons split weekend games / Girls basketball

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball team recovered from a 62-33… Continue reading

South Whidbey uses outside attack to shoot down Eagles / Boys basketball

A long-range assault spurred the South Whidbey High School boys basketball team… Continue reading

Road woes continue for Falcons / Boys basketball

When it comes to boys basketball in the North Sound Conference, King’s… Continue reading

Solid effort carries Falcons to conference win / Girls basketball

A strong all-around game with plenty of help from throughout the lineup… Continue reading

Coleman takes 2nd, Falcons 6th at tournament / Wrestling

Seven South Whidbey High School wrestlers placed at the Gus Compton Invitational… Continue reading

South Whidbey wins twice / Girls basketball

Showing its mental toughness, the South Whidbey High School girls basketball team… Continue reading

Falcons soar with 2 high-scoring wins / Boys basketball

Propelled by a high-octane offense, the South Whidbey High School boys basketball… Continue reading