More spring sports photos

Earlier this week photographer John Fisken raced around Whidbey to get shots of some of the Oak Harbor and Coupeville high school springs sports team… Continue reading

North Whidbey battles Mount Vernon / Middle school wrestling

North Whidbey Middle School faced the combined wrestling team of Mount Vernon’s LaVenture and Mount Baker middle schools in Oak Harbor Wednesday, Feb. 28. The… Continue reading

Local high school athletes pick up all-league honors

Six high school athletes — four from Coupeville and two from Oak Harbor — earned first-team, all-league honors this winter. Coupeville seniors Ethan Spark and… Continue reading

Athletes square off in taekwondo tournament

Members of Armstrong’s ATA Martial Arts from Oak Harbor and Clinton met in the middle — Coupeville — along with 250 of their “friends” for… Continue reading

Photos of the 1st day of high school spring sports

Coupeville and Oak Harbor high school spring sports athletes began practice for the 2018 season Monday. Photographer John Fisken jumped around to the different teams… Continue reading

Wildcat Battalion defends home turf / JROTC

Home is where the hardware is for the Oak Harbor High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps drill team. Wildcat Battalion hosted the final… Continue reading

Leaders of the Pack: McGranahan, Smith closing out stellar careers

When Washington high school spring sports start Monday, it will also be the beginning of the end of the careers of two of the most… Continue reading

Coupeville grad earns all-league honors

Coupeville High School graduate Makana Stone, a sophomore on the Whitman College women’s basketball team, was named to the All-Northwest Conference first team this week.… Continue reading

NW Little League begins evaluations

Evaluations for North Whidbey Little League baseball and softball begin this weekend. All baseball players between 9 and 12 years old are expected to attend… Continue reading

Battle on the Island set for Saturday / Taekwondo

Battle on the Island, a taekwondo tournament sponsored by Armstrong’s ATA Martial Arts, takes place at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Coupeville High School.… Continue reading

Oak Harbor takes 2nd in state tournament / Bowling

It wasn’t a perfect finish to Jason and John Youngsman’s coaching careers, but it was close. Their Oak Harbor High School bowling team finished second… Continue reading

Wildcats knocked out of state meet / Wrestling

It was a rough go Friday, Feb. 16, for the three Oak Harbor High School wrestlers who qualified for Mat Classic XXX, the state tournament… Continue reading

Photos of Wolves’ season-opening wins / Middle school girls basketball

The Coupeville Middle School girls basketball teams opened play with resounding wins over Chimacum Thursday, Feb. 15. The eighth-graders whipped the Cowboys 56-14 and the… Continue reading

For sail: Oak Harbor Yacht Club provides boating opportunities

“Well, it’s not far down to paradise At least it’s not for me And if the wind is right you can sail away And find… Continue reading

Wildcat Battalion preps for home meet / JROTC

The Oak Harbor High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps built some momentum for its only home meet of the season with a solid… Continue reading

Babe Ruth team sets tryouts / Baseball

The Oak Harbor Babe Ruth baseball team will hold tryouts for 13- and 14-year-olds from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 24 and… Continue reading

Oak Harbor sends 3 to state tournament / Wrestling

Three Wildcats will represent the Oak Harbor High School wrestling team at the state tournament, Mat Classic 30, at the Tacoma Dome Friday and Saturday,… Continue reading

First-half problems plague Wolves in district loss / Girls basketball

A first-half blitz carried the Bellevue Christian girls basketball team to a 55-23 win at Coupeville in a loser-out, district play-in game Saturday, Feb. 10.… Continue reading

2 take 1st in latest meet / Trampoline and tumbling

Kaia Crebbin and Allison Lovett from the Ground Zero trampoline and tumbling team each collected a first place medal at the Rock ’n’ Roll Meet… Continue reading

Relays lead Wildcats at district / Swim and dive

A pair of 10th-place finishes in the relays were the best marks by the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team at the district… Continue reading