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The game is for the players

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

For the past few weeks, myself and one of my co-workers have been inundated with emails and sometimes telephone calls from “concerned parents” regarding alleged “fraudulent acts” by the Oak Harbor Youth Football League.

Youth Roundup

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

Moving & Grooving’s Island Flyers tumbling team had a great outing at the Tiptoe Through the Tulips meet in Mount Vernon Saturday, April 19, and brought home 11 event championships.

Prep Roundup

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

Wildcats drop a close one

Wildcats come close against Cubs

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

Oak Harbor pitcher Whitney Osborn threw an excellent game in Tuesday’s non-league softball matchup against Sedro-Woolley and for six innings, the Wildcats appeared to be on the verge of snapping their six-game losing streak.

Wolves prepare for district

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

King’s High School scored a pair of first half goals in Thursday’s Cascade Conference soccer game against Coupeville but rather than throwing in the towel, the Wolves put together 40 minutes of great play in the second half.

Spirits boosted on opening day Spirits boosted on opening day

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

Near perfect weather greeted the throngs of anglers hitting Whidbey Island’s inland waters for the opening of the lowland lakes fishing season April 26.

Weather great for lowland lake opener Weather great for lowland lake opener

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:32PM

Saturday’s sunny weather made for a great lowland lake opener, the largest single sporting event in the state, and one to remember for many anglers.

Prep Roundup

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

Oak Harbor High School’s boys 4x100 relay team of Stephen Lewis, Bryce Schulle, DeVante Young and Donovan Hunt raced to victory in Saturday’s Tomahawk Track and Field Classic at Marysville-Pilchuck.

Cheer wins awards Cheer wins awards

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

Washington state Cheerleading Coaches Association held their annual conference April 18 to 20 at Everett Holiday Inn, and more than 150 coaches and cheerleaders from around the state were in attendance for the three-day event.

Oak Harbor tests Monroe in 2-1 loss Oak Harbor tests Monroe in 2-1 loss

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

The league-leading Monroe High School baseball team got all it could handle against Oak Harbor in a Friday WesCo North game.

Dean of coaches retires

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

After 30 years, the Oak Harbor High School baseball team will have a new face in the third base coaching box next season.

Prep Roundup

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

Knocking off the third place team in the WesCo North division twice in the final two games of the 2008 baseball season was the perfect way for the Oak Harbor Wildcats to end the year.

OHHS deserves to be hosts

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

I heard an interesting rumor about a or so week ago.

Golfers win league tournament

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

Phil Reedy carded a four-over-par 76 and the Oak Harbor High School boys golf team won Tuesday’s Group A league tournament at Whidbey Golf and Country Club by 10 strokes.

Wolves’ soccer season over

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

Lynden Christian put and end to Coupeville’s 2008 soccer season Wednesday evening with a 2-1 win in the first round of the district playoffs.

Wolves win district title Wolves win district title

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:31PM

Back-to-back victories over Nooksack Valley and Friday Harbor on Saturday at Pipeline Field in Blaine earned the Coupeville High School baseball team its first district championship in more than 17 seasons.

First weekend a wet one First weekend a wet one

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officer Al Esparza said results were spotty for shrimpers heading out from Cornet Bay Saturday morning on the opening weekend of the 2008 season and the weather was a definite factor.

PREP ROUNDUP

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

Senior Kyle King ran a personal best in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:03.84 for Coupeville, and Erin Hickey had a personal best in the discus with a distance of 103-08 at Thursday’s dual track meet at South Whidbey High School.

Youth Roundup Youth Roundup

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

Lightning lands in Oak Harbor Lightning lands in Oak Harbor

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

The Skagit Valley Lightning, a semipro team and members of the Evergreen Football League, now calls Wildcat Memorial Stadium its new home.

Sports in Brief Sports in Brief

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

The Aquafina pitch, hit and run competition hosted?by NAS Whidbey Island Youth Activities and North Whidbey Little League is scheduled for noon Sunday, May 18, at Windjammer Park.

Wolf Pack in ‘Sweet 16’

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

When the 2008 high school baseball season started, Coupeville coach Willie Smith knew he had a good core group of seniors with a truckload of experience on the team.

My side of the Plate Sure is fun to win

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

It sounds corny, but every coach of every team since sporting competition began not long after cavemen stopped hitting rocks with clubs, I think the event was called the rock bash for distance, has told players “It’s more fun to win than it is to lose.”

Prep Roundup

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

Prep Roundup

Sports in Brief Sports in Brief

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:30PM

Parents are reminded that the sixth annual Oak Harbor elementary track meet is scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 17, at the North Whidbey Middle School track. This is a great opportunity for fans to see some serious competition between good elementary track athletes. The event is hosted by Broad View Elementary School.

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