Jim Waller

Wildcats beat Mavs, face undefeated Snohomish in district semifinals / Volleyball

After defeating Meadowdale 3-0 in the opening round of the district tournament, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team challenges unbeaten Snohomish in the semifinals… Continue reading

Photos: ‘Little’ Wolves, Wildcats begin seasons / Basketball

The Coupeville Middle School boys basketball and the Oak Harbor and Coupeville girls SWISH seasons are underway. Photographer John Fisken caught some of the action… Continue reading

Smith, Riddle-Stevens represent Oak Harbor in state meet / Cross country

Oak Harbor High School senior Alexis Smith placed 35th and junior Dallas Riddle-Stevens 47th at the state 3A cross country meet Saturday, Nov. 3, at… Continue reading

Oak Harbor’s season comes to an end at district meet / Swim and dive

The Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team completed its season at the district meet Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Snohomish Aquatic Center. The… Continue reading

Timberline’s defense stops Oak Harbor’s playoff push / Football

Oak Harbor High School’s defense was good but Timberline’s was better as the Blazers blanked the Wildcats 21-0 Friday, Nov. 2, in the quad-district playoffs… Continue reading

Golf tournament raises $8,000 for WhidbeyHealth Foundation

The third annual Bennett Boyles Memorial Golf Tournament raised nearly $8,000 for the WhidbeyHealth Foundation. The event, hosted by the Penn Cove Brewing Company, honors… Continue reading

Quidachay fills key role for Wildcats / Volleyball

When the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team adopted senior transfer Leah Quidachay into its program, little did the Wildcats know they would be embracing… Continue reading

Photos: Oak Harbor, Coupeville athletes compete as season nears completion / Football, cross country, volleyball

I have been on vacation for a week. While away, I can write and post stories online but I cannot process photos. John Fisken took… Continue reading

Wolves knocked out of postseason / Volleyball

A goal for most high school teams is to reach the playoffs. However, for those that do qualify, all – except the state champion –… Continue reading

Wildcats stop T-birds, begin postseason play / Volleyball

Building some momentum for the playoffs, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team finished the regular season with a 3-1 win over visiting Shorewood Tuesday,… Continue reading

Wolves need 1 more win to advance to bi-district / Volleyball

With its season on the brink of ending, the Coupeville High School volleyball team rallied to defeat Cedar Park Christian 3-2 Saturday, Oct. 27, in… Continue reading

Oak Harbor pair qualifies for state meet / Cross country

Oak Harbor’s Alex Smith and Dallas Riddle-Stevens earned return trips to the 3A state cross country meet with their efforts at the district finals Saturday,… Continue reading

Coupeville’s season comes to an end / Cross country

Coupeville’s first official cross country season in 20 years came to a close at the Bi-District meet Saturday, Oct. 27, at South Whidbey High School.… Continue reading

Wildcats whip Scots, face Timberline in playoffs / Football

As it did in 2016, the Oak Harbor High School football team will open the postseason in Lacey against Timberline. The set-up is similar, but… Continue reading

Tigers tame Wolves in season finale / Football

With a handful of walking wounded haunting its sidelines, the short-handed Coupeville High School football team lost its final game of the season and final… Continue reading

Wolves head to district play after defeating Sultan / Volleyball

Tuning up for the district tournament, the Coupeville High School volleyball team blanked visiting Sultan 3-0 on Senior Night in the regular-season finale Wednesday, Oct.… Continue reading

Oak Harbor blanks Chargers / Volleyball

A 3-0 win at Marysville Getchell Monday, Oct. 22, helped the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team hold onto third place in the Wesco standings.… Continue reading

Wildcats wrap up season at district / Tennis

The Oak Harbor High School tennis season came to an end at the District 1 tournament Monday, Oct. 22, at Arlington High School. Both Oak… Continue reading

Oak Harbor runs in the middle in Wesco Championship meet / Cross country

The Oak Harbor High School cross country teams finished in the middle of the pack at the Western Conference Championships Saturday, Oct. 20, at Lakewood… Continue reading

Most Wolves PR at league meet / Cross country

Saving their best for the biggest meet so far this season, the Coupeville High School cross country runners posted a handful of personal records at… Continue reading