Chris Barnes, racing his 1965 Plymouth Savoy wagon.  - Courtesy Photo

Longtime racer places third at NHRA event

  • Sep 2, 2015 at 12:00PM

Island drag racer Chris Barnes recently landed third place in the National Hot Rod Association’s (NHRA) Northwest Nationals.


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VHS varsity football team gets pre-season workout at jamboree

  • Sep 1, 2015 at 12:08PM

The Vashon Pirates football team took to the field in pre-season action last Friday at Franklin Pierce High School in Tacoma.

A new season, new coach, breathe new life into VHS football

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 11:00AM

The Seahawks aren’t the only local football team getting ready to start the fall season, as practices began last week for the Vashon High School (VHS) Pirates varsity and junior varsity (JV) football teams.

Junior javelin-thrower earns silver

  • Aug 19, 2015 at 11:00AM

Virginia Miller, a 16-year-old island athlete, recently earned a silver medal for the javelin throw at the national Junior Olympic games.

Brothers compete in Ironman

  • Aug 18, 2015 at 11:34AM

Brothers Josiah and Nathanael Thalhofer, VHS (FamilyLink) ’05, recently competed in the Ironman Triathlon in Whistler, B.C.

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