July 3, 2008 · Updated 5:30 PM
King, Hickey record personal bests
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 Thursdays dual track meet at South Whidbey High School.
South Whidbey won both halves of the meet with the boys taking a 71-52 victory and the Eagle girls winning 94-37.
Other first-place finishers for Coupeville were Steven McDonald in the 200 meters (24.24), Tim Walstad in the 300 hurdles (53.70), Brian Miller in the javelin at 153-09 and Will Hoskins who won the long jump at 15-04.50.
For the girls, Sarah Vass was a double winner capturing the 100 and 300 hurdles in times of 19.10 and 55.34, respectively.
Adrianna Royal won the 3,200 meters in a time of 12:10.30, and Kyra Ilyankoff was the winner in the javelin with a throw of 83-02.
at South Whidbey
Thursday, May 1
Boys South Whidbey 71, Coupeville 52.
Girls South Whidbey 94, Coupeville 37.
100 meters 2. Steven McDonald 12.16. 200 meters 1. Steven McDonald 24.24. 800 meters 1. Kyle King 2:03.84, 2. Tyler King 2:06.36, 4. Jon Houk 2:19.44. 1,600 meters 2. Kellen Crebbin 5:36,30, 3. Ken Hopkins 5:48.00, 4. Garrett Franzen 6:15.50. 300 hurdles 1. Tim Walstad 53.70, 2. Sam Weaver 57.47. 4x400 relay 2. Coupeville (Kyle King, Brian Miller, Steven McDonald and Tyler King) 3:39.78; 3. Coupeville (Kellen Crebbin, Garrett Franzen, Ken Hopkins and Will Hoskins) 4:36.75.
Shot put 4. Curtis Habeck 36-04.25. Javelin 1. Brian Miller 153-09. Long Jump 1. Will Hoskins 15-04.50, 2. Tim Walstad 14-04.50, 3. Ty Boonstra 12-06.50, 4. Sam Weaver 12-06.50.
100 meters 3. Tiffany Heckathorn 15.24, 4. Amanda Streubel 15.29. 200 meters 2. Amanda Streubel 33.29. 3,200 meters 1. Adrianna Royal 12:10.30. 100 hurdles 1. Sarah Vass 19.10. 300 hurdles 1. Sarah Vass 55.34. 4x100 relay 2. Coupeville (Brittany Johnson, Daisy Kent, Tiffany Heckathorn and Erin Hickey) 56.41.
Shot put 4. Kyra Ilyankoff 23-04.50. Discus 1. Erin Hicket 103-08, 3. Kyra Ilyankoff 82-09. High jump 2. Sarah Vass 4-02.00. Long jump 2. Brittany Johnson 14-03.50, 3. Daisy Kent 13-05.50.
Oak Harbor falls in final match
The Oak Harbor High School tennis team ended the 2008 WesCo North season with a 1-15 record losing the final regular season match 6-1 to Marysville-Pilchuck Friday afternoon.
Lauren Ricco, playing in fourth singles, was the only winner for the Wildcats, defeating Sasha Thomas 6-2, 6-1.
Cats lose another close one
Jessica Kallander had the only extra base hit as the Oak Harbor High School softball team lost a narrow 6-4 decision to Lake Stevens in a Friday WesCo North softball game.
The Vikings held a 4-0 lead with a run in the bottom of the second inning and three more in the bottom of the third, before the Wildcats mounted a rally.
In the top of the fourth inning, Oak Harbor (1-13 league, 2-16 overall) pushed four big runs across the plate to tie the score.
However, the Vikings (5-8 league, 6-9 overall) scored two more runs off losing pitcher Whitney Osborne in the bottom of the fourth inning to win the game.
Oak Harbor battles Tomahawks
A 1-14-1 record is not indicative of how hard the Oak Harbor High School soccer team played during the 2008 WesCo North season and Thursdays final game on Senior Night against Marysville-Pilchuck was no exception.
Pitted against the the 13-3 Tomahawks, the Wildcats left everything they had on the field in dropping a 2-1 decision to Marysville-Pilchuck that finished in second place in the league.
This team is way better than their record looks. Thats about all I can say, coach Steve Barker said at the conclusion of the game.
The Tomahawks took a 1-0 lead at the 15-minute mark of the first half when Nickolas Burdett beat Oak Harbor keeper Jack ONeil with a penalty kick.
Oak Harbor stepped things up on defense and ONeil made eight saves to keep the score 1-0 at halftime.
Six minutes into the second half of action, Brady Ballew made the score 2-0, with a crossing shot from the right side that the diving ONeil couldnt tip away.
The Wildcats remained tough, controlling the pace of the game and a bouncing shot by Kevin Flavin at the 69-minute mark got past Marysville-Pilchuck goal keeper Erik Cruz to cut the lead in half.
Oak Harbor had several other scoring opportunities late in the game, but was unable to tie the score.