Sports

Coupeville gains more than a win / Girls basketball

Sports, like music, transcends all boundaries. The Coupeville High School girls basketball team discovered that when it faced Flinders Christian Community College Saturday, Dec. 2,… Continue reading

Wolves, coach get first win / Boys basketball

First win times two. Behind a relentless defense, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team picked up its first win of the season 49-37 over… Continue reading

Two Wildcats place at Edmonds Invitational / Wrestling

Oak Harbor High School had two wrestlers place at the 29-team Edmonds Invitational at Edmonds-Woodway High School Saturday, Dec. 2. Kelso won the tournament with… Continue reading

Hot-shooting Cougars defeat Wildcats / Boys basketball

Lakewood racked up at least 18 points in each quarter to race by the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team 78-51 Friday, Dec. 1,… Continue reading

‘Cats win first match with helping hand from MV / Wrestling

Taking advantage of a handful of forfeits, the Oak Harbor High School wrestling team whipped visiting Mount Vernon 52-28 in the first match of the… Continue reading

Oak Harbor comes back to win in overtime / Girls basketball

Down 4 points in overtime, the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team roared back to defeat visiting Mountlake Terrace 49-45 Wednesday, Nov. 29. Sophomore… Continue reading

Wolves’ rally comes up short / Girls basketball

Half-time adjustments helped the Coupeville High School girls basketball team get back into the game, but visiting Blaine was able to hold on for a… Continue reading

Big front line helps Blaine beat Coupeville / Boys basketball

Blaine used its height and a big third quarter to defeat the visiting Coupeville High School boys basketball team 50-41 in the season opener Wednesday,… Continue reading

Monroe shoots down Oak Harbor / Boys basketball

Attaching from both inside and out, the Monroe High School boys basketball team topped host Oak Harbor 70-48 Tuesday, Nov. 28. Monroe’s 6-7 post Colby… Continue reading

Whidbey athletes earn collegiate honors

All-conference honors, school records and team championships were among the many achievements by Oak Harbor and Coupeville high school graduates competing in college athletics this… Continue reading

Wildcats hold annual scrimmage / Wrestling

The Oak Harbor High School wrestling team prepared for the upcoming season by competing in its annual Purple and Gold scrimmage Monday, Nov. 27. Photographer… Continue reading

Wildcats, Wolves fall in season openers / Girls basketball

The Oak Harbor and Coupeville high school girls basketball teams got off to slow starts in their games and their seasons, losing on the road… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Oak Harbor wrestling

A strong junior class will lead the Oak Harbor High School boys wrestling team this winter, and the sophomore class will form the core of… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Oak Harbor swim and dive

After the graduation of a large senior class, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team will look to the new members to fill… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Oak Harbor boys basketball

Unlike last year when Oak Harbor returned only two lettermen, this year’s Wildcat boys basketball team features seven players with plenty of varsity court time.… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Coupeville boys basketball

The Coupeville High School boys basketball program hopes to find success with a recipe that mixes a new coach with a veteran team. Brad Sherman,… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Oak Harbor girls basketball

The Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team will lean on its defense this winter to climb up the Western Conference standings. The Wildcats’ top… Continue reading

Winter prep preview / Coupeville girls basketball

Can the Coupeville High School girls basketball team remain perfect in Olympic League play? Since joining the conference three years ago, the Wolves have won… Continue reading

Pitch perfect: Oliver shows unusual dedication to sport

Macy Oliver spends much of her time in the middle of a circle — and likes it. While fewer and fewer youngsters are playing sports… Continue reading

30 Oak Harbor athletes receive Wesco honors

Thirty Oak Harbor High School athletes earned Western Conference honors this fall. Nine Wildcats were first-team selections. Leading the way were Oak Harbor senior swimmers… Continue reading