Burlington edges North Whidbey in final inning / 9-11 baseball

In a dramatic and controversial finish, the Burlington-Edison Little League 9-11 baseball team nipped North Whidbey 8-7 in the first game of the district tournament… Continue reading


Darkness interrupts NW’s tournament opener / 8-10 baseball

The North Whidbey Little League 8-10 baseball team began district tournament play Thursday, June 21, in Langley but will have to wait until Friday to… Continue reading


Photos of North Whidbey-Central Whidbey showdown at district / 9-11 softball

The North Whidbey Little League 9-11 softball team defeated Central Whidbey 2-1 in a best-of-three series for the district championship this week in Anacortes. North… Continue reading


North Whidbey earns state trip with high-scoring win over Central Whidbey / 9-11 softball

North Whidbey Little League’s 9-11 softball team out-slugged Central Whidbey 33-22 in the championship game of the District 11 tournament Wednesday, June 20, in Anacortes.… Continue reading

Wildcats finish spring ball with scrimmage / Football

The Oak Harbor High School football team closed out spring camp with a scrimmage against Sedro-Woolley Tuesday, June 19. The Cubs are coached by former… Continue reading

Kelley guides NWU to tournament title / Soccer

Oak Harbor’s Matt Kelley led the Northwest United Boys FC-03 soccer team to the title in the Firecracker Championships last weekend in Burlington. Kelley scored… Continue reading

North Whidbey stops Central Whidbey in district opener / 9-11 softball

In a score reminiscent of a football game, North Whidbey Little League edged Central Whidbey 24-20 in the first game of the district 9-11 softball… Continue reading

Oak Harbor takes 1st, Coupeville 3rd at Anacortes tournament / Baseball

The Oak Harbor High School summer baseball team took first place and Coupeville finished third at a four-team tournament in Anacortes June 16 and 17.… Continue reading

Central Whidbey falls to Sedro-Woolley in championship game / 10-12 softball

Host Sedro-Woolley defeated Central Whidbey twice Saturday, June 16, to claim the District 11 Little League Major Softball championship at Janiki Fields. After winning twice… Continue reading

Late rally puts North Whidbey in state tournament / 9-10 softball

Three runs in the final inning propelled the North Whidbey Little League Minor Softball team to a 6-5 win over Sedro-Woolley and into the state… Continue reading

Martin wins state singles, doubles titles / Bowling

For the second consecutive year, the Island Girls, an Oak Harbor-based bowling team, produced the state’s singles champion. The state tournament concluded in Spokane late… Continue reading

Park and crew complete Seventy/48 trek

She survived. Oak Harbor’s Drea Park and her six-person crew completed the Seventy/48 race in 13:49:28. The Seventy/48 event, which began at 5:30 p.m. Monday,… Continue reading

NW juniors get state berth; CW majors, NW minors 1 win away / Little League softball

The North Whidbey Little League junior softball team earned a trip to the state tournament without throwing another pitch, and the North Whidbey minor softball… Continue reading

Hines, Jackson receive Athlete of the Year honors at Oak Harbor High School

A pair of three-sport athletes, senior honor students Samantha Hines and Ozell Jackson, were selected as Oak Harbor High School’s Athletes of the Year for… Continue reading

Central Whidbey wins tournament opener / 10-12 softball

The Central Whidbey Major (10-12) Little League softball team scored in every inning on the way to a 15-11 win over South Skagit in the… Continue reading

High school coaches schedule summer youth basketball camps

The Whidbey Island Youth Basketball Association and Whidbey Elite Basketball will offer hoop camps this summer under the direction of the Oak Harbor High School… Continue reading

CHS names Aparicio, Smith Athletes of the Year

While Payton Aparicio was quietly assembling an outstanding career at Coupeville High School, Hunter Smith was becoming one of the most decorated athletes in school… Continue reading

North Whidbey battling back / Junior softball

The North Whidbey Junior (13/14) Little League softball team will need to win two straight loser-out games to earn a berth in the state tournament.… Continue reading

Cubs win Andrade Tournament; Angels 2nd at Pope / Little League baseball

The North Whidbey Major Little League Cubs defended their home turf by throttling Anacortes 17-0 in three innings in the championship game of the Andy… Continue reading

Park takes on challenge of paddling from Tacoma to Port Townsend

The first question for Oak Harbor’s Drea Park was “What were you thinking?” Park, in seems, signed up for the Seventy/48 boat race. Participants are… Continue reading