Friday Harbor High baseball ‘on-deck’ for state title | Spring sports preview

By Emma Wickman Journal intern Spring sports at Friday Harbor High are…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Track athletes to hit ‘stride’ this season | Spring sports preview

A Wolverine alum himself, Darrin Scheffer began coaching middle school track nearly…

Golfers look to strong season | Spring sports preview

Twenty boys and three girls have made the trip out to the…

  • Mar 16th, 2017

Four Wolverines wrestlers face regionals

By Emma Wickman Special to the Journal Friday Harbor High School wrestlers…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Friday Harbor boys basketball enter regional playoffs

By Marty Zier Sports contributor Boys Basketball Both Friday Harbor and Orcas…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Friday Harbor face Orcas in basketball playoffs

The Wolverines fell to the Vikings for the third time this season…

Wolverines play last home games of season

On Wednesday, Feb. 1, the boys and girls basketball teams of Friday…

Vikings battle with Wolverines

Girls The Wolverines girls basketball team faced the Vikings on their home…

Slam dunk — Wolverines win at home

The boys and girls Wolverines basketball teams took on the Darrington Loggers…

Derby records set at Roche Harbor Salmon Classic

The 14th annual Roche Harbor Salmon Classic was held on Thursday, Jan.…

Wolverine girls play hard in loss to rival

As with the preceding game of the night, both girls’ teams came…

Wolverine girls fall, boys win big over league rival La Conner

The Friday Harbor Wolverines Girls and Boys basketball teams hosted league rival…

Interisland hoops — Orcas tops Friday Harbor

The Turnbull Gym was packed and the excitement from the crowd was…

Grapplers fight at last home bout

The Friday Harbor High School wrestlers had their last home match of…

Boys, girls basketball teams victorious at home

Both Wolverine basketball teams won by large margins at home against Shoreline…

Wolverines face Concrete and Darrington

The Friday Harbor High School Wolverine grapplers took on Concrete and Darrington…

Coach Pyle looks to capture league title for grapplers

“Wrestlers are special kids, we watch out for them on and off…

  • Dec 10th, 2016

New blood to boost girls basketball

It’s a whole new ballgame for the Friday Harbor High School girls…

Boys basketball ready to defend 2015 district win

After winning the 2B district last year and placing second in the…

Tip Off tournament starts home basketball season

By Greg Sellentin Sports reporter The first tournament of the season for…

  • Dec 6th, 2016

Swimming, basketball and hockey | The Sports Report

by Michael Bunnell Author of The Friendly Little War of Lyman Cutler.…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Two Friday Harbor youth football teams win division

By Michael Bunnell Sports contributor Friday Harbor’s youth football teams capped an…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Swimming, soccer and more | The Sports Report

by Michael Bunnell Author of The Friendly Little War of Lyman Cutler…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Sports Report

By Michael Bunnell Author of “The Friendly Little War of Lyman Cutler”…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Friday Harbor High School homecoming parade-show

Friday Harbor High School students showed off their homecoming floats Friday.

Orcas School says there are no claims that Wolverines were too aggressive at recent game | Update

The lady Wolverines faced the Orcas Vikings two weeks ago winning 9 - 0. The game resulted in injury to two Viking players, according to Viking Coach Chris Doherty. One girl has a cracked tibia and another has a cracked ankle.

Wolverines volleyball slideshow

  • Sep 29th, 2016

Swimmers make a splash

Even though Friday Harbor does not have a high school swim team, three FHHS swimmers are active in interscholastic competition.

  • Sep 17th, 2016

Football season is here, go Wolverines

by Michael Bunnell

  • Sep 14th, 2016

Girls’ soccer team hopeful for state

by Michael Bunnell

Soccer, a prediction for another championship

by Michael Bunnell

  • Sep 14th, 2016

Cheerleaders are ready for the season

by Michael Bunnell

  • Sep 14th, 2016

8.8k fair run results

Chauncey Cox placed first in Island Rec's 8.8k Fair Fun Run on Saturday, Aug. 20 with a time of 35 minutes and 16 seconds. He was followed by Max Haenel at 36:19 and then Andrew Moffatt at 38:13.

Forty-three boats finish Shaw Island race

The rare combination of being an "either way" race with sun and wind made the 46th Annual Shaw Island Classic one to remember. Hosted by the San Juan Island Yacht Club, the race starts and finishes in Friday Harbor and circumnavigates scenic Shaw Island in either a clockwise or counterclockwise direction. It presents a navigational challenge as currents, wind and projected boat speed must be considered to determine which way to 'round the island.

  • Aug 20th, 2016

Register for the Steve Braun Memorial Triathalon

Steve Braun Memorial Triathlon, Sponsored by the Friends of Moran on Sunday, Sept. 4. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. A pre race meeting is at 8:30 a.m. The race starts at 9 am promptly. There are three components to the triathlon:

  • Aug 17th, 2016

46th Annual Shaw Island Classic Race

Sponsored by the San Juan Island Yacht Club, the 46th Shaw Island Classic Sailboat Race will be Saturday, Aug. 6. Eligible boats and crews can participate. The race starts from Friday Harbor and circumnavigates Shaw in either a clockwise or counterclockwise direction, arriving back in Friday Harbor for dinner and an awards presentation. The race is a navigational challenge as currents, wind and projected boat speed must be considered to determine which way to 'round the island. The race is open to registered PHRF boats and cruising sailboats of all sizes and rigs, as well as multihulls and unballasted centerboards. Trophies will be awarded for the first three finishers in each class based on corrected time, adjusted for PHRF or committee-assigned ratings. More info at

  • Jul 24th, 2016