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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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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…

 

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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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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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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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…

Wildcat United takes first in finals / Middle school cross country

Wildcat United took the team title at the middle school cross country…

Purple Midget quarterback Tyler Abbott looks for an open receiver. (Photo by John Fisken)

Oak Harbor opens postseason with three wins in four games / Youth football

The Oak Harbor youth football program started the postseason with a strong…

Purple Midget quarterback Tyler Abbott looks for an open receiver. (Photo by John Fisken)

Wynn completes season at district / Cross country

Henry Wynn, Coupeville’s lone entry, placed 26th at the District 3 1A…