Sports

Islander starts tennis club on Vashon, camps this summer

Seven months ago, Marcus Gautesen, a new islander at the time, started…

 

Junior crew returns to podium with third-place finish at Nationals

Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior women’s pairs represented the club and Pacific…

 

After winning season, island softball team ends year with a championship

The Rock Island Rockettes capped an extraordinary undefeated season with an 8-5…

 

Eighth annual Vashon Ultra sees more women, record 50K time

The weather was perfect for trail running Saturday at the eighth annual…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Nearly 60 participate in Swim Defiance

A total of 57 swimmers from as far away as Colorado swam…

Vashon Vultures season ends at State Semifinal

Vashon’s high-school age boys’ lacrosse team, the Vashon Vultures, endured a season-ending…

  • May 30th, 2017

Two VHS track athletes compete in state finals, finish in top 20

On Friday and Saturday, May 26 and 27, the 1A State Track…

  • May 30th, 2017

VHS track & field: Two girls win district titles, move on to state

By KEVIN ROSS For The Beachcomber The Vashon High School track and…

  • May 24th, 2017

Vultures move on in postseason, host state semi-final Wednesday

By GREG MARTIN For The Beachcomber The Vashon Vultures lacrosse team soundly…

  • May 24th, 2017

Junior crew tops five events at Regional Champs, sending two to nationals

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior crew got to finish one of…

Girls’ tennis celebrates 13 seniors, six move on to district tournament

The Vashon High School girls’ tennis team entered the last week of…

  • May 16th, 2017

VHS golf team ends season, sends two to district playoffs

Vashon High School’s boys’ golf team, under the leadership of new coach…

  • May 16th, 2017

Vashon Pirates tennis team fights bad weather, looks to end season on high note

Entering the last weeks of the girls’ tennis season, the Pirates were…

  • May 9th, 2017

Valkyries end season with win

The Vashon Valkyries ended their season Monday evening at the Vashon High…

End of season spring sports recap

Vashon High School baseball Coming off a state championship win last year,…

Vashon High School girls’ tennis tied for first in league

The Vashon High School girls’ tennis team came back from spring break…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Vashon’s junior rowers claim four golds at wind-plagued Brentwood Regatta

Vashon’s junior rowers spent last weekend on Vancouver Island at the Brentwood…

Vashon track and field athletes set personal records, senior girls shine

The 2017 Pirates track and field team is comprised of 30 athletes…

  • May 2nd, 2017

VHS Pirates’ baseball team suffers tough week of losses, recognizes seniors

The Vashon High School baseball team saw a long week of losses…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Vashon boys’ lacrosse continues successful season with two more victories.

The Vashon Vultures met the Gig Harbor Tide on Tuesday, April 25,…

One win, one loss for Pirates’ soccer as regular season ends

The Vashon Island High School boys’ soccer team had its last home…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Baseball collects two wins after weeks of delays

The rains let up and after a two-week delay, the Vashon High…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Boys’ soccer: Pirates capture second-place in league with win over Seattle Christina

The Vashon High School boys’ varsity soccer team had a league home…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Rowers bring home 28 medals from Oregon

Last Friday, both the masters and junior rowers of the Vashon Island…

Boys’ lacrosse: Vultures earn playoff spot

The Vashon Vultures, the island’s high school-age lacrosse team, had a full…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Masters rowers shine against tough competition at Lake Stevens

Following up on their dominant performance at the Husky Open, the Vashon…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Lacrosse team drops two close games

After being soundly defeated by Peninsula at their place last week, Vashon…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Girls’ tennis team loses two at midpoint of rain-plagued season

Week six of the girls’ tennis season represents the midpoint for the…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Boys’ soccer team wins two, stands at third in league

Vashon High School’s boys’ soccer team tasted victory at a home game…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Strong tennis team sees success, contends with weather challenges

The girls’ tennis season got off to a great start at the…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Vultures win one, lose one in winning season

The Vashon Vultures high school boys’ lacrosse team continues to have a…

  • Apr 4th, 2017

Masters women dominate at Husky Open regatta

The Vashon Island Rowing Club made its way to the University of…

Junior crew holds its edge through windy scrimmage

What Saturday lacked in rain it made up for in bluster, as…

Another sound victory for boys’ lacrosse with 11-3 win over South Kitsap

The Vashon Island Lacrosse Club’s high school-age team, the Vultures, played South…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Boys’ soccer starts league play with loss, tie

The Vashon High School boys’ varsity soccer team had its first league…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

VHS baseball team collects win, two losses

The Vashon High School Pirates boys’ baseball team played three games last…

  • Mar 30th, 2017

Stingray swimmers set personal-best times at Spring Divisionals

The Stingrays Swim Team competed in the Spring Divisional Championships swim meet…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

VHS baseball team starts season with one win, one loss amid rain delays

The new head coach of the Pirates’ baseball team, Cliff Simpson, assisted…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Island high school, middle school lacrosse teams start season strong

Vultures give Klahowya drubbing at season’s first game The Vashon Lacrosse Club’s…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Rowing club brings home 13 medals from Green Lake regatta

If it’s a rainy Saturday in March and there are as many…