Sports

My Side of the Plate: Memory lapses and baseball cards

No matter how old you are, everyone has a memory lapse at one time or another.Call it what you will, a brain glaze, a period… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2007

Come sail away with me

Young skippers learn the ropes

  • Jun 27, 2007

Legion thumps Ferndale

Four runs in the bottom of the first inning was all the combined Oak Harbor/Coupeville Class A American Legion baseball team needed in Wednesday’s game… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2007

My Side of the Plate: If you cultivate, we will devastate

A couple of weeks ago, my editor addressed the situation of playing rabbit “dodge ball” and what was required to prevent a slight bump followed… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2007

Wildcats lead the best in Everett

Paths of glory send Hunter, Lobbestael to Pullman

  • Jun 23, 2007

Fish, Fur, Fowl: Pink and pincer seasons upon us

Sportsmen can look forward to a small break in the action until the salmon season opens for Area 6 and 7 on July 1 and… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2007

Errors plague AA Legion

Arlington scores one earned run in 6-1 victory

  • Jun 20, 2007

’Cats lose first league game

Three errors, a couple of hits and a mental lapse erased a 1-0 lead and Ferndale went on to hand the combined Oak Harbor/Coupeville Class… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2007

Success begins at spring camps

Coaches can’t require football players to participate in spring camps, the kids attend because they want to.At Oak Harbor and Coupeville high schools, there is… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2007

Salvage operation at Windjammer Park

Sunken “treasure” pulled from lagoon

  • Jun 13, 2007

Little League in good shape

Twenty-seven board members and parents were present at the June 7 state of the North Whidbey Little League meeting, and president Ken Tyler said 2007… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2007

Scoreboard raises Little League hackles

North Whidbey Little League volunteers have made tremendous improvements this season on several of the fields including new pitching mounds and replacing damaged dugouts, but… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2007

Husky 8 rows to NCAA victory

Except for Key West, Fla., a cross-country trip from Seattle to Cherry Hill, N.J., is about as far as a person can travel.For former Oak… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2007

My Side of the Plate: No ping at the plate

I attended an AA American Legion baseball game last week between the combined Oak Harbor/Coupeville team and Granite Falls and to my amazement, both teams… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2007

Red Sox soaked by ‘Cats

The Oak Harbor/Coupeville Class A American Legion team is playing good baseball.Entering Monday’s matchup with the Burlington Red Sox, coach John Humphries said he wasn’t… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2007

‘Cats big three break records

At Oak Harbor High School, the “Big Three” is not one of the obscure Liverpool folk-rock groups from the early 1960’s.Rather, the trio is comprised… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2007

Legion scores nailbiting victory

Thursday’s single A American Legion baseball game between the combined Oak Harbor/Coupeville team and Sedro-Woolley was an exciting one: A true nailbiter, ending in a… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2007

Auction includes entertainment

Members of the community age 21 and older are encouraged to attend the third annual Oak Harbor Youth Football auction at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2007

Work and play on Memorial Day

The Memorial Day weekend was not a three-day vacation for everyone, but even those unfortunate souls who had jobs to perform Monday afternoon enjoyed themselves.… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2007

King crowned twice at state

Coupeville distance runner Kyle King left his competitors in the dust of Mount Tahoma High School stadium Friday and Saturday at the boys Class 1A… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2007