Sports

Pirate tennis ends regular season

The Vashon Boys tennis team finished the regular season on a positive note. The team started its fifth week with a final matchup with Charles… Continue reading

Vashon Island Rowing Club wins big at American Lake

Rowing in perfect fall conditions, Vashon Island Rowing Club medaled in 14 of the 16 events it entered last Sunday at the American Lake Fall… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

Burton Beach Rowing Club takes home gold at American Lake

Hoping to build on last weekend’s racing success in Seattle, the Burton Beach juniors were looking forward to a trip to south Tacoma and the… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

Soccer team loses a nail-biter to Bellevue Christian

The Vashon High School girls’ varsity soccer team gave it their all last week Monday on its home turf during a thrilling 3-4 loss in… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Football Pirates pummeled by Klahowya Eagles at home

The third conference match of 2018 resulted in a loss for the Vashon High School football team at home last Friday night. The Eagles of… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Vashon Island Rowing Club starts its season strong at Tail of the Lake

Vashon Island Rowing Club had 14 entries in the competition. VIRC led its junior line up with a silver finish for the novice women’s eight,… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Burton Beach junior rowers start season at Tail of the Lake

After a long break from racing in the spring, the Burton Beach Rowing Club returned to the regatta scene with 11 boats competing. The Tail… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Pirates look ahead after loss to Port Townsend

The Vashon football Pirates continued their winless season Friday night in Port Townsend with 13-40 loss to the Redhawks. The game followed a familiar pattern… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

VHS girls’ soccer shuts out Cascade Christian

On Tuesday, Sept. 25, the VHS girls soccer team battled arch rival Cascade Christian at home in its second league game of the season, its… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

VIRC rowers find gold at Columbia River regatta

An intrepid squadron of four Vashon Island Rowing Club boats battled through a dramatic mass start, high winds and whitecaps to capture two first-place finishes… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Vashon’s cross country legacy continues to grow

Vashon’s cross-country running legacy now stretches literally across the country, between young McMurray Middle schoolers participating in the school’s inaugural season of WIAA competition, to… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Vashon High School tennis team finishes midseason strong

VHS tennis hit the mid-season mark over the past two weeks. After starting 3-1, the Pirates began week three with a home match against Curtis.… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Tennis club to install dome for courts

Tennis players on the island will soon be able to enjoy the sport year round, as the Vashon Tennis Club expects delivery of an air… Continue reading

Pirates fall to Bellevue Christian Vikings

The Vashon Pirates football team played its fourth game of the 2018 season against the Bellevue Christian Vikings last Saturday at Lake Sammamish High School,… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018

VHS girls’ soccer dominates in two of its first three games

On Sept. 18, the Vashon High School girls’ varsity soccer team set out to play their first game on the new field at the high… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018

On new field, Pirates score first points of the season

If you look at the stats for last Friday’s home opener for the Vashon High School Pirates football team, you will see that after a… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Boys’ tennis team is off to a strong start

The first two weeks of the Vashon boys’ tennis season is off to a good start. The team had a lot of work to do,… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

VIRC starts season with scholarships, new coaches and facilities

Five Vashon junior rowers recently received scholarships from the George Pocock Rowing Foundation last week, the awards made through the Vashon Island Rowing Club the… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Football team shows promise against Coupeville

The Vashon Pirates played a tough, big-hearted game in Coupeville Friday night. The scrappy contest was 0-0 all the way into the last quarter, but… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2018

Pirates lose first game of season to Sultan

The Vashon Pirates traveled to Sultan Friday night for their season opener. The final score — 0-55 — represented the kind of loss the team… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018