Sports

Islanders row from Tacoma to Port Townsend

Duo rowed all through the night in rough water with waves from all directions.

  • Jun 5, 2019

In its 10th year, Vashon Ultra draws runners from near and far

The 50k had an unheard-of finishing rate of 97%, with 61 runners completing the course.

  • Jun 5, 2019

Island soccer team claims State title

The Pirates defeated Winlock/Toledo United, 3-1, to become the 1A champions last Saturday.

  • Jun 3, 2019

Vashon Vultures win State championship

Island lacrosse team claims 1A/2A title.

  • Jun 3, 2019

3 from Track & Field compete at State

The trio came home with top-15 finishes

  • May 29, 2019

Tennis season ends, 1 player contends at State

Towner Anderson advanced to the State tournament after a winter in limbo.

  • May 29, 2019

Baseball finishes season strong

An exciting season was played with heart, said coach Marc McCann.

  • May 22, 2019

Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors compete at Regionals

Several VIRC boats finished well enough in their heats to qualify for the finals.

  • May 22, 2019

Track sends three girls to State competition

Will compete in respective events on Friday and Saturday.

  • May 22, 2019

Burton Beach Rowing Club qualifies two boats for Nationals

Fifteen of young club’s athletes came home with medals from NW Regional championships

  • May 22, 2019

Golf coach bestows end-of-season awards

Awards included academic, tournament and player’s choice.

  • May 22, 2019

Soccer team heads to State semi-finals

A win will put the Pirates into the finals at Sumner’s Sunset-Chevrolet stadium Saturday.

  • May 22, 2019

VHS golfer advances to District Championships

He has an excellent chance to qualify for the State tournament

  • May 15, 2019

Track teams placed third, fifth in League competition

Championship saw all six of the Nisqually league schools come to Vashon.

  • May 15, 2019

Pirate soccer team heads to State competition

The boys will compete in the Division championship after a hard-fought win.

  • May 15, 2019

Burton Beach rowers grab 10 wins at weekend scrimmage

New athletes gained valuable course experience heading into regionals.

Pirates’ baseball season ends with three losses

The team is out of the league playoff picture

  • May 8, 2019
The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s masters women’s eight rows out from under the Montlake Bridge on their way to a third-place finish at last Saturday’s Opening Day regatta in Seattle. (Courtesy Photo)

VIRC masters place third at Opening Day

As a sport, rowing is not exactly the most spectator-friendly. At most regattas, the starting line is far away from where each team’s supporters are… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2019
The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s masters women’s eight rows out from under the Montlake Bridge on their way to a third-place finish at last Saturday’s Opening Day regatta in Seattle. (Courtesy Photo)

Vashon High School boys’ soccer team repeats as league champs

Vashon had to beat Charles Wright on the Tarriers’ home field for the title. They got it done.

  • May 8, 2019

VHS girls’ tennis wraps up regular season

After sweeping Cascade, Pirates lose to Charles Wright

  • May 8, 2019