Jim Waller

Oak Harbor scares 1st-place Spartans / Boys basketball

When first-place Stanwood faced the visiting Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team, which sits at the opposite end of the conference standings, it probably… Continue reading

Hot Spartans stop cool ‘Cats / Girls basketball

The visiting Stanwood High School girls basketball team was hot and Oak Harbor wasn’t, and, predictably, the Spartans beat the Wildcats 47-28 Tuesday, Jan. 21.… Continue reading

Wolves work hard but fall at King’s / Boys basketball

The score wasn’t pretty but the effort was good in Coupeville’s 81-29 loss at first-place King’s in high school boys basketball Tuesday, Jan. 21. “(We)… Continue reading

Oak Harbor loses twice at Everett / Boys wrestling

The Oak Harbor High School boys wrestling team lost both ends of a double-dual match at Everett Tuesday, Jan. 21. The Wildcats fell to Snohomish… Continue reading

Wolves pull out last-minute win / Girls basketball

Scout Smith hit a game-winning three-point shot in the final minute as the Coupeville High School girls basketball won 34-33 at Granite Falls Monday, Jan.… Continue reading

CPC’s varied attack takes down Wolves / Boys basketball

Getting help from a handful of players, the Cedar Park Christian boys basketball team won 87-44 in Coupeville Monday, Jan. 20. Cedar Park Christian is… Continue reading

Cold-shooting ‘Cats fall at Meadowdale / Girls basketball

Getting just 3 points in the middle two periods, the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team lost 56-20 at Meadowdale Monday, Jan. 20. The… Continue reading

NWAC beginning masters program / Adult swimming

The North Whidbey Aquatic Club Blue Heron Masters swim group is holding an informational meeting at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, at John Vanderzicht Pool… Continue reading

Oak Harbor takes 3rd at PanCan / Boys wrestling

The Oak Harbor High School boys wrestling team finished third at the PanCan duals hosted by Renton’s Hazen High School Saturday, Jan. 18. Hazen is… Continue reading

Wildcats succumb to 4th-quarter surges / Boys basketball

Shorecrest and Meadowdale each used high-scoring fourth quarters to put away the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team over the weekend. Shorecrest defeated the… Continue reading

Defense helps Wolves whip Falcons / Girls basketball

Holding South Whidbey to single digits in all four quarters, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team trimmed the rival Falcons 34-25 Friday, Jan. 17,… Continue reading

Sloppy start sinks Wolves / Boys basketball

A disastrous start derailed the Coupeville High School boys basketball team in a 64-50 loss at South Whidbey Friday, Jan. 17. The Falcons, thanks to… Continue reading

8th-ranked Scots top Oak Harbor / Girls basketball

Eighth-ranked Shorecrest jumped to a big first-quarter lead and cruised to a 77-38 win over the visiting Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team Friday,… Continue reading

Blue Heron take 3rd in 4-team meet / NWAC

The North Whidbey Aquatic Club finished third in a four-team meet hosted by the Thunderbird Aquatic Club Saturday, Jan. 11, in Anacortes. Host TAC won… Continue reading

Hawks hand Oak Harbor league loss / Girls basketball

In a battle of teams looking for their first conference win, visiting Mountlake Terrace slipped by the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team 58-53… Continue reading

Cascade clips ‘Cats / Swim and dive

The Cascade High School swim and dive team, coached by Oak Harbor graduate Eric Smith, defeated the Wildcats 106-77 Thursday, Jan. 16, in Everett. Oak… Continue reading

Flyers soar at Summit meet / Tumbling and trampoline

Eleven Island Flyers from Oak Harbor’s Rise Academy of Arts trampoline and tumbling team finished first overall in their divisions at the Summit gymnastic meet… Continue reading

Oak Harbor moving to Northwest Conference

Oak Harbor High School was officially accepted by the Northwest Conference Thursday, Jan. 9, and will move to its new athletic league next school year.… Continue reading

Renn collects 3 firsts / Tumbling and trampoline

Oak Harbor’s Izzy Renn, competing for Ground Zero, finished first in three events at the Up in the Air Tumbling and Trampoline Meet Saturday, Jan.… Continue reading

Registration for North Whidbey Little League starts

Registration is underway for the 2020 spring North Whidbey Little League baseball and softball seasons. All registration is being done online this year. To signup,… Continue reading