Lady Vikings beat Wolverines 46-31

The Friday Harbor Varsity Wolverines hosted the Orcas Island Vikings in Turnbull Gym Friday Jan. 31st. The Lady Wolverines stayed close in points to the Lady Vikings until the 4th quarter when the Vikings pulled several points ahead and took the win 46-31.

Seniors Bailee Lambright and Liz Cruz apply tough defense. John Stimpson photo

Next game is at 4 p.m. Tuesday February 4 at Darrington.

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Lady Wolverines tame Lions 55-24

Friday Harbor Lady Wolverines easily tamed the Concrete Lions on January 28, 2020  at Turnbull gym. The Wolverines won the league game 55-24. The Wolverines host the Orcas Island Vikings Friday January   31.  Games  start at 5:45 pm. Come early it promises to be a standing room only crowd.

Liz Cruz drives towards the basket. John Stimpson photo

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Wolverines cage Lions 44-30

Friday Harbor Wolverine Boys basketball team had a good game Tuesday, January 28 against the Concrete Lions. Friday Harbor was able to maintain a healthy lead and caged the Lions with a winning score of 44-30.

Head Coach Rod Turnbull outlines to players about his beginning strategy. John Stimpson photo

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Wolverine boys edge by Hurricanes 50-49

"What an exciting finish to the Wolverine Boys Varsity game! It was a real nail biter," said photographer John Stimpson after the game against Mount Vernon Christian Hurricanes basketball team.

Dylan Roberson goes up for two points and ties the score at 49-49!! He was fouled on this play and makes a 1 point foul shot making the score 50-49. John Stimpson photo

Friday Harbor Wolverines were ahead until the fourth quarter when with only five minutes left the Hurricanes took the lead. With 26 seconds left on the clock Wolverine Dylan Roberson brought the ball up court, drove to the basket and put up a two-point shot. The score was now tied at 49. Roberson was fouled on his drive to the basket. At the line, Roberson shoots one shot putting Friday Harbor ahead 50-49.

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Lady Wolverine beat by MVC

Friday Harbor's Lady Wolverines had a tough contest with the Lady Hurricanes of Mount Vernon Christian. The Lady Hurricanes took the lead early and never let up and took the win. Hurricanes 52-Wolverines 27.

Wolverine basketball teams next play the Concrete Lions at 4 p.m. Tuesday, January 28, 2020 in Turnbull Gym in Friday Harbor.

 

Rachel Starr leads a fast break and lays in a two-point shot. John Stimpson photo

Fallon Taylor brings the ball up court. John Stimpson photo

 Bailee Lambright drives toward the basket. John Stimpson photo

 

Olivia Meenan brings the ball up court.  John Stimpson photo

 

(Left) Ashley Lawson shoots a 6 foot jumper. (Right) Ella Mason works her way toward the basket.John Stimpson photos

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Orcas girls beat Friday Harbor 57-32

Friday Harbor High School's  Lady Wolverines played the Lady Vikings on January 10 at Orcas. The Vikings jumped out to take the lead in the 1st quarter and never let up. Orcas Island won 57 -32  over Friday Harbor. Next game for the Wolverines is against the Darringon Loggers on Tuesday January 14, 2020. Girls game at 4 pm. Boys game at 5:30 pm. Boys game at 5:30 pm.

Olivia Meenan lays up a 5 foot shot. John Stimpson photo

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Wolverines and Vikings battle it out with Viking boys triumphant

Friday Harbor Wolverines played the Orcas Island Vikings on January 10 on Orcas Island. The Wolverines amassed a lead in the first two quarters with very aggressive play. The game changed in the third quarter when the Vikings hit a three-pointer at the buzzer. In the fourth quarter Friday Harbor came within two points of assuming the lead, but trouble scoring on several layup and foul shot attempts  meant they never pulled ahead. The Vikings won by  8 points. Final score Vikings 55 - Friday Harbor 47.

(Left) Remy August goes up for a two point layup.  (Right) Jaden “JJ” Jones glides up to the basket for two points. John Stimpson photo

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