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Falcon, Cougar athletes receive honors from South Whidbey School Board

December 11th, 2012 at Tue, 11th, 2012 at 10:46 am by benwatanabe

Four South Whidbey High School athletes and the Langley Middle School cross country team will be recognized tonight by the South Whidbey School Board.
Falcon fall sport athletes Meagan Longdon, Nick French, Cole Zink and Lillianna Stelling are slated to be honored at the 7 p.m. business meeting Wednesday. Longdon, a junior volleyball player, was voted to the first team all-Cascade Conference team as a setter. French, a junior, was voted to the first team defense for football as a defensive back. Zink and Stelling automatically qualified for all-league honors based on their placing at the Cascade Conference cross country championship meet.
The Langley Middle School cross country teams will also be honored for winning the Cascade League championship.

Reporter for the South Whidbey Record. Currently I cover Langley, South Whidbey Fire/EMS, the South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District, Clinton and sports. On any given night or any given weekday, I'm likely watching a baseball, basketball or football game on TV while reading Mother Jones, Esquire, The New York Times, The Seattle Times, The Daily Herald or scrolling through Twitter. If I can go sailing, I do. Fishing is a recently discovered hobby, but there are few things as exciting as getting a fish on the line and the battle between urgency and patience to haul it in. I don't much care for pets, but probably want to pet your dog or hold your cat.

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