FH Girls Soccer Fishaut awarded Coach of the Year; OI team Sportsmanship

Friday Harbor High School Girls Soccer team Coach Mark Fishaut is the Northwest 1A/2B Girls Soccer All-League Teams 2011 Coach of the Year. The Orcas Island High School girls soccer team earned the Sportsmanship Award. Eight Wolverines made the list and six Vikings.

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Wolverines helping others

breast-cancer210Mark and Sharon Fishaut sent in two photos of recent fund raisers involving student athletes. "In a world seemingly spinning out of control, these young adults show there is plenty to be optimistic about for the future." they wrote.

Friday Harbor JV and Varsity Girls soccer teams (and campers) at the mini-soccer camp breast cancer fund raiser on October 8th benefiting the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

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Mainlanders win King's Market-SJI Marathon/Half and 10K -

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Exuberantly crossing the finish line in the King's Market-San Juan Island Marathon Sunday, June 3.

The mainlanders outran the competition in today's races in the King's Market-San Juan Island Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K. Tim O'Brien, 23, of Maple Valley (3:25:53) crossed the finish line first in the men's marathon, Angela Cota, 24, was the first woman marathoner across the finish line (3:32:49)

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Locals outrun competition in Island Loop Run

20110821_localsrun_fpMcCrabb, Frost and Schmidt relax after the 34th 8.8K Island Loop Run Saturday, August 20, 2011.

Otto Schmidt crossed the finish line first n this morning's 8.8K annual Island Loop run with a time of 30:25:93. This is the Western Washington student's third time running this race and his second win. His other finish was either fourth or fifth. Second and third were a minute apart - Friday Harbor High School's new band teacher, Matt Frost (32:23:31) and Kevin McCrabb (33.23:51).

Madison Judkins, the first woman across the finish line at the fair's gate, was congratulated by her proud dad, Tim. Irina Bell, the second woman finisher, had a time of 40.39.

Island Rec Director Sally Kerr said 185 runners competed in this year's race.

 

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SJC wins buffalo meat and more

On behalf of citizens of San Juan County, County Council Chair Rick Hughes put some of the county’s finest produce on the line against the pride of Eagle County, Colorado (population 51,874), in a winner-take-all wager on the outcome of Sunday’s Super Bowl.

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