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Whidbey Island Bicycle Club hosts state cyclocross championship

The Whidbey Island Bicycle Club is the new kid on the block…

 

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Slow-starting Wolves recover to beat Chimacum / Girls basketball

Overcoming a shaky first half, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team…

 

Chimacum clips Coupeville in conference opener / Boys basketball

The Chimacum and Coupeville high school boys basketball teams took turns dominating…

 

First-half struggles doom Wildcats / Boys basketball

The Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team played well in the…

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Wildcat Battalion dominates first competition / NJROTC

The Oak Harbor High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps drill…

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Zook, Bain win titles at Edmonds Invitational / Wrestling

Sam Zook and Meredith Bain each took first place at the 20-team…

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Coupeville defends title in Tip Off Classic / Girls basketball

Defending the crown it won in 2015, the Coupeville High School girls…

Blue Heron set club records, personal bests in Victoria / NWAC

Seven members of the North Whidbey Aquatics Club were among the 800…

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Oak Harbor beats Lakewood, falls to Mount Baker / Boys basketball

A strong fourth quarter helped the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball…

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Langrock leads Oak Harbor to win over Bellingham / Girls basketball

The Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team won its second straight…

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Sultan takes advantage of Wolves’ scoring droughts / Boys basketball

Two dry spells turned out to be the difference in Coupeville High…

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Wildcats whip Mount Vernon in season opener / Wrestling

Powered by four falls, the Oak Harbor High School wrestling team won…

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Prep RoundUp

Boys Basketball The lack of experience of the Oak Harbor and Coupeville…

Oak Harbor comes from behind to top Terrace / Girls basketball

A fourth-quarter rally lifted the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team…

Fast start not enough to carry Wolves to win / Girls basketball

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team scored more points in the…

Young teams off to bumpy start / Boys basketball

The lack of experience of the Oak Harbor and Coupeville high school…

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Uplifting experience: Phay sets three state records

It didn’t take Sherry Phay long to muscle her way to the…

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Lakewood run sinks Wildcats / Girls basketball

Lakewood’s Natalie Neer got hot and the Oak Harbor High School girls…

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Winter prep preview: Wildcats, Wolves set to begin 2016-17 season

Coupeville and Oak Harbor high school winter athletes are ready to take…

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Littlejohn named Olympic League MVP/ Soccer

Coupeville junior Mia Littlejohn was selected as the Olympic League’s Most Valuable…

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Smith two-way, all-league selection

Hunter Smith, a junior on the Coupeville High School football team, was…

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Smith two-way, all-league selection

Hunter Smith, a junior on the Coupeville High School football team, was…

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Smith qualifies for Junior Olympic championship meet / Cross country

Oak Harbor High School sophomore Alex Smith qualified for the National Junior…

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Blue Heron pile up PRs at Age Group Invitational / NWAC

Twelve North Whidbey Aquatic Club members competed in the Pacific Northwest Swim…

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Record-setter among Whidbey grads competing in collegiate sports / Alumni update

A record-setting year by Whitworth quarterback Ian Kolste highlighted the athletic efforts…

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Wildcats to hold Purple and Gold scrimmage / Wrestling

The Oak Harbor High School wrestling team will hold an intrasquad scrimmage…

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Oak Harbor senior team takes title / Youth football

The Oak Harbor youth football senior team wrapped up an undefeated season…

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Oak Harbor, Coupeville athletes receive all-conference honors

Twenty-eight Oak Harbor High School fall athletes received all-league honors, the Western…

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Wildcats finish 10th in state meet / Swim and dive

Jillian Pape, Olivia Tungate and Molly Vagt each placed in two individual…

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Purple and Golden Anniversary: 50 years since last undefeated Oak Harbor High School football team

For many local football fans, the Oak Harbor High School team of…

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Smith paces Wildcats at state meet / Cross country

Sophomore Alex Smith produced the best finish of the four Oak Harbor…

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Smith sets records, but Wolves fall in finale / Football

Although Cascade Christian defeated the Coupeville High School football team 47-8 Friday,…

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Two Oak Harbor teams qualify for championship game / Youth football

Two Oak Harbor teams will play in divisional championship games when they…

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League champion Wolves lose at district / Volleyball

The Coupeville High School volleyball team ran out of magic dust at…

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Oak Harbor sets three records, earns four state berths / Swim and dive

Four Oak Harbor High School swimmers qualified for the state meet, setting…

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Evan Thompson / The Record Jim “Coach” Leierer’s daughter, Nanette Pierson (left) and community member Jon Chapman (right) stand on South Whidbey High School’s football field next to a picture of the deceased coach. The school board unanimously approved the stadium be renamed after longtime football coach Jim “Coach” Leierer on Wednesday night.

‘Coach’ lives on — School board renaming SW stadium

Even in his 90s, ‘Coach’ Leierer was never far from sidelines, and now stadium will bear his name

Evan Thompson / The Record Jim “Coach” Leierer’s daughter, Nanette Pierson (left) and community member Jon Chapman (right) stand on South Whidbey High School’s football field next to a picture of the deceased coach. The school board unanimously approved the stadium be renamed after longtime football coach Jim “Coach” Leierer on Wednesday night.
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Making the grade: Volleyball team among state’s best

When high school student-athletes receive accolades, that praise is generally centered around…

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Oak Harbor misses upset with missed opportunities / Football

File this one under ‘what could have been’

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Heavy lifting: Offensive line key to postseason success / Football

One heartbeat. For the Oak Harbor High School football team to be…

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Wolves get back to their winning ways

A strong all-around performance carried the Coupeville High School football team to…