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                                Leah Armstrong finishes ahead of the field in the 800-meter run at the Mount Vernon Christian track meet April 18<sup></sup>. Armstrong’s time of 2:37.89 is the fourth fastest in the league this year.

Lopez track team shines in the rain

Submitted by Gene Helfman A general rule of athletics is to practice…

  • May 1st, 2019


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                                Left: Siri Dye (22) and Shayna Gruenwald (11) go up to block a shot against Shoreline Christian as Quinn Dye (20) and Grace Zoerb (4) look on. Right: Reese Hamilton (24) brings down a rebound as Lichen Johnson (5) and Quinn Steckler look on. Both Lopez teams were victorious.

Basketball off to good start

Submitted by Gene Helfman Special to the Sounder Both girls and boys…

  • Dec 16th, 2018


Lopez soccer in a close loss

Submitted by Gene Helfman The Friday Harbor Wolverines brought their 5-0 record…

  • Oct 15th, 2018


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                                The boats at the start of the race.

Ben Colwell wins fastest sailboat time in Shaw Island Classic

Submitted by San Juan Island Yacht Club The currents were strong, the…

  • Aug 31st, 2018
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                                The boats at the start of the race.

Golf tournament highlights

Submitted by Lopez Lobos Golf coach Richard Têtu Seven students of the…

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Baseball is happening on Lopez

By Gene Helfman Before more than a hundred enthusiastic fans, the Lopez…

  • Jun 11th, 2018

Records falling for track

By Gene Helfman The Lobos capped off their regular season on a…

  • May 2nd, 2018

Lopez golf midseason update

By Richard Tetu and Gene Helfman The Lopez Island High School Golf…

  • Apr 30th, 2018

Lopez splits with Cedar Park in basketball

Lopez hosted the Cedar Park Lions on Dec. 9th. The two games couldn’t have been more different.

  • Dec 18th, 2017

Round the County Race 2017


  • Dec 5th, 2017

After school soccer program ends with celebration

Submitted by Lopez Island Family Resource Center The Lopez Island Family Resource…

  • Nov 22nd, 2017

Lopez Lobo volleyball takes district championship

The Lopez Lobos volleyball team earned the title of NW1b District Champions…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Lopez in big soccer win over Grace

By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Two evenly matched teams met…

  • Oct 24th, 2017

Lady Lobos Volley into action

Lopez Island High School’s volleyball Coach Jeremiah Johnson has big goals for…

Lobos soccer’s goal to win big

It’s a new year with a new coach for the Lopez Lobos…

Lopez baseball season comes to an end

Spring, even wet springs, mean two things: First, that summer is not…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Lopez shines at district track meet even though the sun didn’t

By Gene Helfman Mt. Vernon hosted the Northwest 1B District meet on…

  • May 25th, 2017

Lopez on track for a great season

By Gene Helfman You may have noticed it’s been cold, wet and…

  • Apr 28th, 2017

Lopez golfers in good mid-season form

By Gene Helfman Lopez began the season with 22 golfers. At the…

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Sports spotlight on student Siri Dye

Submitted by Oly Archibald Lopez Lobos 5’6” freshman guard Siri Dye just…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

New season, new coach

Lopez Lobos are ready to hil the track for the second season…

Golf season is teeing off

Twenty-two students are teeing up to play on the Lopez Lobos golf…

Lobos win last BB games of 2016

By Gene Helfman Special to the Weekly Both boys and girls basketball…

  • Jan 9th, 2017

LIFRC’s After-school Elementary Soccer Program wraps up

Submitted by LIFRC The Lopez Island Family Resource Center’s After-School Elementary Soccer…

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Lopez Lobos soccer update

By Gene Helfman

  • Oct 12th, 2016

Lopez Lobos soccer stars stun this fall season

By Miles Becker

  • Sep 23rd, 2016

Track team triumphantly returns to Lopez Island High School

For the past two years, Lopez High School has not participated in track-related sporting events. This year the Lobos a triumphant return to the track for Lopez School with 11 students on the roster. Of the 11 participating on the track team this year, six are exchange students and five are local kids. The Lobos will be represented on the track by three women, and eight men.

  • Mar 23rd, 2016

Lopez High School Golfers swing into action

By Richard Tetu

  • Mar 22nd, 2016

Lopez School baseball enters its third season

Lopez Lobos baseball program enters its third year under the leadership of Jeremiah Johnson. "We have lots of young blood coming into the program," said Johnson, "bringing some skill and enthusiasm."

  • Mar 22nd, 2016

Steady Improvement for Lopez Soccer

By Gene Helfman

  • Dec 15th, 2015

Energy and enthusiasm in Lady Lobos basketball

By Kat Barnard

  • Dec 15th, 2015

The Wurst Golf Tournament and Blues Fest

No, these little "golfers" won't actually be playing, but for you teens and adults, Save the date—October 10, 2015, for the first annual "Wurst Golf Tournament and Blues Fest." Starting at 10:00 am on Saturday, golfers will begin registration for an exciting 18-hole scramble. Pre-Registration is encouraged with registration forms available at the Lopez Is-land Golf Club or online on the web site. Make up your own team of 4 or just sign up and let our organizers assign you to a team with other fun players. Both team and individual prizes will be awarded.

  • Nov 12th, 2015

Lobos and Vikings unite forces | Football

Justin Frausto enters his second year as the Vikings’ football coach in a very unique season.

  • Sep 18th, 2015

Have fun, play hard | V-ball

This fall, 15 Lobos will be hitting the court ready to bump, set and spike their way through another volleyball season.

  • Sep 18th, 2015

Strong start for soccer team

Lopez High School Soccer steps onto the field with a fresh young squad for the 2015 fall season. Judging by the level of play in their first game, age will not be a limiting factor.

  • Sep 17th, 2015

Baseball in close loss to Darrington

On an island with a small student population, exchange students are often essential to fielding competitive teams in many sports, whether or not they have played the sport at home.

  • May 14th, 2015

It takes a community to make a golf team

Lopez Island School Golf Coach Richard Tetu has about 15 golf bags in his office, and they all got there by donation. On top of that, every year he receives 100 golf balls from a community member. The golf course lets kids play their matches for free on the green.

Another season for Lopez baseball

It’s the bottom of the last inning of the game, we’re up by two points ... but they’ve got the bases loaded and are at the top of their line-up, with only one out. We’re facing a possible defeat if we can’t hold ‘em.

  • Mar 24th, 2015

Salmon fishing only on Fri., Sat., Sun.

Recreational salmon fishing in Marine Area 7 (San Juan Islands) is now only open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday each week.

  • Feb 6th, 2015