Jim Waller

Unbeaten Snohmish rolls by Oak Harbor / Girls basketball

The Snohomish High School girls basketball team, one of the top programs in the state, defeated visiting Oak Harbor 63-16 Friday. The Panthers, who finished… Continue reading

Wildcats can’t quite make up 15-point deficit / Boys basketball

The Wildcats just ran out of time. The Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team, hungry for its first win of the season, rallied in… Continue reading

Coupeville grad receives college honor

Makana Stone, a Coupeville High School graduate and a sophomore on the Whitman College women’s basketball team, won the Northwest Conference’s Student-athlete of the Week… Continue reading

M-P topples Oak Harbor / Wrestling

The Marysville-Pilchuck High School wrestling team won its third straight match, handing Oak Harbor its fourth consecutive loss 51-24 Thursday, Dec. 14, at M-P. Oak… Continue reading

Royal defense stymies Wildcats / Girls basketball

A harassing pressure defense propelled the Lynnwood High School girls basketball team to a 70-25 win at Oak Harbor Wednesday, Dec. 13, in the Wildcats’… Continue reading

Coupeville rebounds for remarkable OT win / Boys basketball

After suffering a nightmarish loss four days earlier, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team bounced back for a dream win, clipping visiting Port Townsend… Continue reading

Port Townsend hands Coupeville first conference loss / Girls basketball

A strong fourth quarter couldn’t make up for a disastrous third, and the Coupeville High School girls basketball team lost its conference opener 38-32 at… Continue reading

Wildcats fall in season-opening meet / Swim and dive

The Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team dropped all three ends of a triple meet at the Snohomish Aquatic Center Tuesday, Dec. 12.… Continue reading

Mistakes costly in Wildcat loss / Boys basketball

Turnovers proved to be the difference in Oak Harbor’s 75-62 loss at Lynnwood in the Wildcat boys basketball conference opener Tuesday, Dec. 12. The Wildcats… Continue reading

Panthers rally past Oak Harbor / Wrestling

The Snohomish High School wrestling team overcame a 22-0 deficit to defeat Oak Harbor 43-28 on the Wildcats’ mat Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the Wesco… Continue reading

Fall high school athletes receive awards

Oak Harbor and Coupeville high school wrapped up the fall season by awarding team letters for participation recently. Oak Harbor Football Coach: Jay Turner. Record:… Continue reading

Phay wins title, qualifies for national meet / Powerlifting

Sherry Phay displayed both her strength and quickness while winning her division in the Sleighin’ Weights powerlifting meet Saturday at Dungeon Fitness in Bremerton. That… Continue reading

Seven place at Walley Invitational / Wrestling

Seven Oak Harbor High School wrestlers reached the podium at the 14-team Spud Walley Invitational in Sedro-Woolley Saturday, Dec. 9. Blake McBride (145 pounds) paced… Continue reading

Tough weekend for Wolves / Boys basketball

It was a weekend the Coupeville High School boys basketball team would like to forget. On Friday, Dec. 8, Coupeville lost 59-35 to visiting Sequim,… Continue reading

Hot Cubs burn ‘Cats / Boys basketball

The Sedro-Woolley High School boys basketball team put on an offense show in defeating visiting Oak Harbor 70-41 Friday, Dec. 8. The Cubs scored in… Continue reading

Sequim, South Whidbey cut down Coupeville / Girls basketball

Struggling to get its offense going, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team lost twice over the weekend, falling 39-35 to visiting Sequim Friday, Dec.… Continue reading

Coupeville to change athletic leagues

Coupeville High School found what it was looking for in the Olympic League — athletic success. Missed class time and the cost of travel, however,… Continue reading

Oak Harbor loses twice / Wrestling

The Oak Harbor High School wrestling team lost both ends of a double dual meet at Marysville-Pilchuck Thursday, Dec. 7. Kamiak beat the Wildcats 48-27… Continue reading

Wildcats compete in scramble / Girls wrestling

Five female members of the Oak Harbor High School wrestling team took part in a “scramble” Wednesday, Dec. 6, at Mount Vernon High School. The… Continue reading

Inconsistency sinks Wildcats / Boys basketball

Slow starts to both halves doomed the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team in its 63-41 loss to Mount Baker in Deming Tuesday, Dec.… Continue reading