Seahawks season-ticket holders Amy and Mike Abercrombie of Oak Harbor are particular about what they wear to games at CenturyLink Field and are adamant about raising the No. 12 flag in their front yard on game day. They forgot during one game last season ­— a loss to the Dallas Cowboys.   - Photo by Ron Newberry/Whidbey News-Times

Superstitious Seahawks fans will do whatever it takes to will team to win

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 5:00AM updated Oct 4, 2015 at 11:57AM

Seahawk superstitions run deep in the Abercrombie family and they’ll be on display again when the couple attends Seattle’s next game against the Detroit Lions on Monday Night Football.


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Eagles go to the air to top Oak Harbor | Football

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 10:28AM

First Mother Nature drenched the Oak Harbor High School football team, then host Arlington's passing attack rained down on the Wildcats. Oak Harbor built a 21-3 lead before the Eagles exploded for 35 unanswered points to win their homecoming game that was peppered by a steady rain.

Wolves fall in flag-fest | Football

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 9:40AM

Flags were flying at Mickey Clark Field in Coupeville Friday night, but it wasn't a patriotic demonstration but a penalty-marred football game. Klahowya defeated the Wolves 29-13 in a contest that featured more than 20 penalties, many major.

Oak Harbor knocks off Glacier Peak | Volleyball

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 2:56PM

Pushing aside mistakes and handling tense situations, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team stunned visiting Glacier Peak 3-2 Thursday, Oct. 1.

Wildcats compete in 5-team meet | Cross country

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 11:00AM updated at 2:02PM

In cross country action at Lake Stevens Thursday, Oct. 1, the Oak Harbor High School boys placed third and the girls fourth in a five-team meet.

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