Jim Waller

Wildcat soccer shows improvement in Arlington match

Arlington stopped the Oak Harbor girls’ soccer team 3-0 Tuesday at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.Although the Wildcats lost their third straight match, coach Jeff Laiblin said,… Continue reading

Coupeville tennis team blanks Cavelero

Without losing a set, the Coupeville High School tennis team rolled over Cavelero 5-0 at Lake Stevens Tuesday.Senior Connor Tasoff dropped the first game in… Continue reading

Wildcats lose heart-breaker to Monroe 26-21

Yikers! You couldn’t say it wasn’t exciting.It was thrilling, it was heart-stopping, and it was a loss.Oak Harbor High School’s football team suffered a crushing… Continue reading

CHS volleyball wins, sets sights on favorites

The Coupeville volleyball team slid by Granite Falls 3-1 Monday at Granite Falls to set up matches with state powers Archbishop Murphy and King’s Wednesday… Continue reading

Swim team wins big in season opener

The Oak Harbor High School swim team broke in 2009 by swamping Meadowdale and Mountlake Terrace in a double dual meet Monday at John Vanderzicht… Continue reading

OHHS volleyball plays, bonds at SunDome Tournament

The Wildcat volleyball team journeyed to Yakima to take part in the 30-team SunDome Tournament Saturday, picking up a win and a tie in five… Continue reading

Experienced Arlington tops Wildcat tennis team

Arlington High School’s tennis team exploited Oak Harbor’s youth in a 7-0 win in a boys’ match at Arlington Friday.The Eagles’ 10-man team features nine… Continue reading

Wolves nip Lakeside, face King’s in Cascade Conference clash

It’s great to be 2-0, but from now on it really counts. Coupeville High School’s football team squeaked by Lakeside 7-6 last Saturday afternoon in… Continue reading

Young Wildcats learn lessons on soccer pitch

The Lake Stevens girls soccer team roughed up Oak Harbor in their home opener 5-0 Thursday night at Wildcat Memorial Stadium. The Vikings, who put up a 13-2-1 record last year while tying for the Wesco North championship, are now 2-0. In the preseason coaches’ poll, they were picked to win the conference title this fall.

Coupeville soccer runs over Mount Vernon Christian

Coupeville High School’s girls soccer team cruised by host Mount Vernon Christian 3-0 Thursday to open the season on an easy note.The Wolves outshot MVC… Continue reading

Offense stifled, Wildcat volleyballers lose to Burlington

Lacking the teamwork that helped carry it to a win earlier in the week, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team lost at Burlington-Edison 3-0… Continue reading

Wildcat spikers tough it out to beat Cascade

Gut check.Mental toughness can be as import as physical talent in athletics and the Oak Harbor High School’s volleyball team displayed both in its 3-2… Continue reading

Wildcats cornered by Bearcats in Monroe

Monroe’s 6-0 soccer win over the visiting Oak Harbor High School girls soccer team Tuesday wasn’t as lopsided as the score indicates, according to head… Continue reading

DeGuzman records singles win as Wildcats lose to Lake Stevens

The Oak Harbor High School tennis team dropped a 5-2 match at Lake Stevens Wednesday.The loss evened the Wildcats’ record at 1-1 for the season.… Continue reading

Wolves on a mission to show they’re better than predicted

Coupeville’s volleyball team tuned up for the start of conference play next week by topping Overlake 3-1 Wednesday night in Coupeville. The Wolves won 26-24, 27-29, 25-19, 25-15. Although Coupeville dropped the second set, coach Toni Crebbin said it was the turning point of the game. “We fought back from being down; we didn’t roll over and die.” She said the momentum of the comeback carried her team through the next two games.