Sports

The Wolverines took on the Coupeville Wolves at home on May 22. (Jennifer Ayers/contributed photo)

Basketball season nears its ends with wins and losses for all four teams

The Friday Harbor Wolverines took on the Coupeville Wolves at home on…

  • Jun 1st, 2021

 

2021 Wolverine girls soccer team. (Jennifer Ayers photo)

Wolverines have soccer scrimmage in lieu of canceled season

Fall sports at Friday Harbor High School was the season that didn’t…

  • May 17th, 2021

 

Top row: Ella Mason, Ashley Lawson, Rachel Starr, Olivia Meenan, Stella Parsons, Ava Janson and Coach Nadine Varsovia. Bottom row: Natalie Morton, Rachelle Cruz, Olivia Germain, Annika Janson and Mia Blackmon.(Jennifer Ayers photo)

Varsity volleyball begins its season

Fresh on the heels of the first micro-season of Friday Harbor High…

  • Apr 13th, 2021

 

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Havel honored as athlete of the week

Friday Harbor High School golf player, senior Ethan Havel, was honored as…

  • Apr 13th, 2021
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Baseball wraps up season undefeated

Friday Harbor Wolverines Baseball beat Coupeville, 8-6, to finish as league champions…

  • Apr 8th, 2021
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Olivia Brown sliding home. (Jennifer Ayers photo)

Fastpitch wraps up season by celebrating seniors

The Friday Harbor Wolverines Fastpitch team wrapped up its expedited season with…

  • Apr 8th, 2021
Olivia Brown sliding home. (Jennifer Ayers photo)
Individual winners from left to right in front: Ananda Velo, Orcas, third; Jack Mason, Friday Harbor, second; Ethan Havel, Friday Harbor, first. Back row: Friday Harbor Coach Jack Rice.

Wolverines wrap up golf season at home

F.H. High School Wolverine Boys Golf team won the 2021 League Championship…

  • Apr 6th, 2021
Individual winners from left to right in front: Ananda Velo, Orcas, third; Jack Mason, Friday Harbor, second; Ethan Havel, Friday Harbor, first. Back row: Friday Harbor Coach Jack Rice.
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Wolverines Baseball defeats Orcas

Submitted by Rich Warin Wolverine baseball beat Orcas Island baseball twice on…

  • Mar 31st, 2021
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Bristol Halvorson at bat in a game against the Orcas Vikings on March 27, 2021. (Jennifer Ayers photo)

Wolverines Softball comes back to win against Orcas

The Wolverine Fastpitch team came back from behind to win the day…

  • Mar 31st, 2021
Bristol Halvorson at bat in a game against the Orcas Vikings on March 27, 2021. (Jennifer Ayers photo)
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Wolverines baseball goes undefeated so far this season

The Friday Harbor High School Wolverine baseball team swept a doubleheader against…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
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Lauren Taylor, right, and Sandy León pose with an illustration Taylor made of the former Red Sox catcher. (Contributed photo)

Local artist hits a home-run designing for Topps Project 70

Lauren Taylor, 33, a homegrown local islander of Friday Harbor, Washington, has…

  • Mar 24th, 2021
Lauren Taylor, right, and Sandy León pose with an illustration Taylor made of the former Red Sox catcher. (Contributed photo)
Senior Raylee Miniken pitches against Coupeville on March 19. The girls lost 8-3 at home against the Wolves. (Jennifer Ayers/contributed photo)

Fastpitch takes on Coupeville at home

The Friday Harbor Wolverine Girls Fastpitch team faced off against the Coupeville…

  • Mar 25th, 2021
Senior Raylee Miniken pitches against Coupeville on March 19. The girls lost 8-3 at home against the Wolves. (Jennifer Ayers/contributed photo)
Friday Harbor High School 2021 girls tennis team. Front Row: Annabelle Montford, Isabella VanderYacht, Lilli Turnbow, Emilie Mason, Eva Sanabria Back Row: Sidney Herda, Eleanor Rollins, Sonora Tate, Luzy Marinkovic, Elanor Gislason, Lucy Martin, Trinity Cullen, Amelia Eltinge, Allie Fleming, Lillia Gamez. Not pictured: Ava Martin.

School sports return | Spring Sports Preview 2021

Spring sports: excitement, resilience, and safety. Masks cannot conceal the enthusiasm that…

Friday Harbor High School 2021 girls tennis team. Front Row: Annabelle Montford, Isabella VanderYacht, Lilli Turnbow, Emilie Mason, Eva Sanabria Back Row: Sidney Herda, Eleanor Rollins, Sonora Tate, Luzy Marinkovic, Elanor Gislason, Lucy Martin, Trinity Cullen, Amelia Eltinge, Allie Fleming, Lillia Gamez. Not pictured: Ava Martin.
After-school sailing club launches

After-school sailing club launches

With 20 students, four new boats, thanks to generous donations

  • Sep 30th, 2020
After-school sailing club launches
After-school sailing club gets students out in the sun and wind

After-school sailing club gets students out in the sun and wind

Submitted by the San Juan Island Sailing Foundation Most after-school athletic programs…

  • Sep 2nd, 2020
After-school sailing club gets students out in the sun and wind

September 300-mile Relay challenge

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec and Peace Health want you to…

  • Sep 2nd, 2020

Virtual 8.8K results

Submitted by Island Rec Our 2020 Friday Harbor 8.8k Run/Walk was held…

  • Aug 26th, 2020
(John Stimpson photo/contributed)

Prep football moved to spring as WIAA announces new schedule

The 2020-21 school year will feature four shortened athletic seasons as opposed to the typical three.

(John Stimpson photo/contributed)
Marysville Pilchuck’s Dillon Kuk carries the ball with Prairie’s Ian Davis trailing during a playoff game on Nov. 15, 2019, at Quil Ceda Stadium in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

WIAA delays start of fall high school sports season

Football practices are now scheduled to start Sept. 5 and all other fall sports will begin Sept. 7.

  • Jul 14th, 2020
Marysville Pilchuck’s Dillon Kuk carries the ball with Prairie’s Ian Davis trailing during a playoff game on Nov. 15, 2019, at Quil Ceda Stadium in Marysville. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Many golfers take to the course | Spring sports preview

Many golfers take to the course | Spring sports preview

*ALL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS GAMES HAVE BEEN CANCELED* Coach Jack Rice is…

Many golfers take to the course | Spring sports preview
Wolverine Fastpitch ready to play ball

Wolverine Fastpitch ready to play ball

*ALL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS GAMES HAVE BEEN CANCELED* The Wolverine ladies fastpitch…

Wolverine Fastpitch ready to play ball
Track team doubles in size

Track team doubles in size

*ALL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS* Friday Harbor’s…

Track team doubles in size
Tennis team season starts slowly

Tennis team season starts slowly

*ALL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS* The Friday…

Tennis team season starts slowly
Wolverines baseball is ready to hit it out of the park

Wolverines baseball is ready to hit it out of the park

*ALL HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS GAMES HAVE BEEN CANCELED* With a combination of…

Wolverines baseball is ready to hit it out of the park
Winter sports post-season update

Winter sports post-season update

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The winter sports season…

  • Mar 4th, 2020
Winter sports post-season update
Swimmer makes big splash in season finale

Swimmer makes big splash in season finale

Submitted by Coach Tim Collins and Carlene Balcomb-Bartok San Juan Island Fitness…

  • Mar 4th, 2020
Swimmer makes big splash in season finale
2020 Wolverine Boys Varsity Team photo. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)

Wolverines boys basketball season comes to an end

Submitted by John Stimpson The Tri-District Champ Wolverines went to play the…

  • Mar 3rd, 2020
2020 Wolverine Boys Varsity Team photo. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)
Head Coach Rod Turnbull leads his players in a victory chant. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)

Wolverines defeat Loggers in Bi-District Playoff

Submitted by John Stimpson The Friday Harbor Wolverines played the Darrington Loggers…

  • Feb 21st, 2020
Head Coach Rod Turnbull leads his players in a victory chant. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)
Gavin Mason leads a fast break toward the basket. (John Stimpson/contributed photo)

First games played at districts

Submitted by John Stimpson The Lady Wolverines hosted the Crosspoint Academy Lady…

  • Feb 19th, 2020
Gavin Mason leads a fast break toward the basket. (John Stimpson/contributed photo)
Wolverine basketball update

Wolverine basketball update

Submitted by John Stimpson The Friday Harbor Wolverines basketball teams traveled to…

  • Feb 18th, 2020
Wolverine basketball update
Vikings outdo the Wolverines

Vikings outdo the Wolverines

The Friday Harbor Varsity Wolverines hosted the Orcas Island Vikings in Turnbull…

  • Feb 5th, 2020
Vikings outdo the Wolverines
Fallon Taylor brings the ball up court to start the offensive play. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)

Girls basketball update

The Lady Wolverines basketball team is staying positive and working hard to…

  • Jan 28th, 2020
Fallon Taylor brings the ball up court to start the offensive play. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)
Ty Anderson makes his way to the basket. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)

Boys Basketball Mid-Season review

With six games left in the regular season, the Wolverine varsity boys…

  • Jan 28th, 2020
Ty Anderson makes his way to the basket. (John Stimpson/contributed photo.)
Futsal with Island Rec

Futsal with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec We are excited to announce that Island Rec…

  • Jan 25th, 2020
Futsal with Island Rec
Kyson Jackson begins his drive to the basket. (John Stimpson/contributed photo)

Wolverines battle the Braves

The Wolverine Varsity’s played the La Conner Braves on Friday, Jan. 17…

  • Jan 22nd, 2020
Kyson Jackson begins his drive to the basket. (John Stimpson/contributed photo)
Olivia Germain leads a fast break down court with Rachel Starr close behind. (Contributed photo. John Stimpson.)

Wolverines fall to the Vikings

The lady Wolverines played the lady Vikings on Jan. 10 at Orcas.…

  • Jan 14th, 2020
Olivia Germain leads a fast break down court with Rachel Starr close behind. (Contributed photo. John Stimpson.)
Kyson Jackson drives the base line to the basket. (John Stimpson/Contributed photo)

Wolverines boys basketball update

The Friday Harbor Wolverines played the Orcas Vikings on Jan. 10 at…

  • Jan 14th, 2020
Kyson Jackson drives the base line to the basket. (John Stimpson/Contributed photo)
Gavin Mason looks up to make a 2 point lay-up. (John Stimpson contributed photo.)

Boys basketball wins one and loses one

Submitted by John Stimpson The Wolverines took on the Mount Vernon Christian…

  • Dec 26th, 2019
Gavin Mason looks up to make a 2 point lay-up. (John Stimpson contributed photo.)
Fallon Taylor drives toward the basket. (John Stimpson contributed photo.)

Lady Wolverines takes two losses

Submitted by John Stimpson The Lady Wolverines took on the Lady Hurricanes,…

  • Dec 26th, 2019
Fallon Taylor drives toward the basket. (John Stimpson contributed photo.)
Wolverines boys basketball is ready to win it

Wolverines boys basketball is ready to win it

Wolverine basketball season is underway and the boys team is aiming high…

  • Dec 13th, 2019
Wolverines boys basketball is ready to win it