Jim Waller

Wildcats host 1st home match / Girls wrestling

A year of firsts continued for the Oak Harbor High School girls wrestling team Wednesday, Dec. 12, when the Wildcats hosted a 10-scramble. The scramble… Continue reading

Oak Harbor hands Murphy its 1st loss / Boys basketball

Not only did the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team win its conference opener Wednesday, Dec. 12, it knocked off previously unbeaten team, Archbishop… Continue reading

Murphy’s defense shuts down Oak Harbor / Girls basketball

After scoring a season-high 63 points four days earlier, the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team tallied a season low in a 59-19 loss… Continue reading

Strong all-around game leads Wolves to win / Girls basketball

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team hit the trifecta. The Wolves played a complete game, won their North Sound Conference opener and beat rival… Continue reading

Turks top Wolves / Boys basketball

Sultan exploded for 42 points in the middle two periods to defeat the Coupeville High School boys basketball team in the North Sound Conference opener… Continue reading

Oak Harbor goes unbeaten in 4 divisions / Girls wrestling

Four members of the Oak Harbor High School girls wrestling team went undefeated at the Foss Tournament in Tacoma Saturday, Dec. 8. Ella Erikson, Barrett… Continue reading

4 Wildcats reach finals at Hurricane Harris Invitational / Boys wrestling

The Oak Harbor High School boys wrestling team snared a first and three second-places at the Hurricane Harris Invitational at Decatur High School in Federal… Continue reading

4th-quarter rally runs out of time, Wolves fall / Boys basketball

An avalanche of three-pointers in the fourth quarter wasn’t enough for the Coupeville High School boys basketball team as the Wolves lost 48-40 at Orcas… Continue reading

Coupeville can’t hold lead / Girls basketball

Letting a win slip away, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team lost 31-27 at Orcas Island Saturday, Dec. 8. The Wolves led by 8… Continue reading

Oak Harbor jumps on Falcons early, coasts to win / Girls basketball

The Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team blitzed South Whidbey in the first and third quarters, earning the Wildcats a 63-31 win over the… Continue reading

2nd-quarter woes cut down Wildcats / Boys basketball

A sloppy second quarter tripped up the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team in a 65-52 loss at South Whidbey Friday, Dec. 7. The… Continue reading

Wolves finish 2nd in 1st competition / Cheer

After nearly a decade without entering a cheer event, Coupeville High School returned to competition Saturday, Dec. 1, at Bellarmine Prep in Tacoma. The Wolves,… Continue reading

Wildcats begin season with strong start / Girls wrestling

Four Wildcats won both their matches as the Oak Harbor High School girls wrestling team opened its season at the Bellingham scramble Wednesday, Dec. 5.… Continue reading

Wolves hit pressure-packed free throws to hold off Friday Harbor / Girls basketball

Hitting clutch free throws at the end proved to be the difference in Coupeville’s 34-32 win over the visiting Friday Harbor High School girls basketball… Continue reading

Wolverines shoot over Wolves / Boys basketball

Visiting Friday Harbor outscored the Coupeville High School boys basketball team by 15 points in the middle quarters on the way to a 60-40 win… Continue reading

Good start, big finish carries Blaine over Oak Harbor / Boys basketball

Blaine finished the game on a 21-6 run to defeat the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team 68-47 Tuesday, Dec. 4, on the Wildcats’… Continue reading

M-P slips by Oak Harbor / Girls basketball

Down by 1 point, the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team had two chances to score in the final 30 seconds but couldn’t come… Continue reading

3rd quarter blitz sinks Coupeville / Girls basketball

A nightmarish third quarter doomed the Coupeville High School girls basketball team in a 50-24 loss at Sequim Monday, Dec. 3. Sequim outscored Coupeville 21-0… Continue reading

Sequim pulls away from Coupeville in 2nd half / Boys basketball

A strong second half lifted the Sequim boys basketball team to a 38-30 win over visiting Coupeville Monday, Dec. 3. Coupeville took a 15-9 lead… Continue reading

Cubs withstand ’Cats comeback / Boys basketball

Down by 19 points, the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team trimmed the deficit to 6 but couldn’t get any closer and lost 87-72… Continue reading