Sports

Morning access to track and field delayed

The Vashon Island School District recently released its plan for public access hours to the new track and field, but last week modified those hours… Continue reading

Island soccer team wins Washington Cup tourney

The U15 Shoreline Sports Club Vashon, an island team affiliated with Shoreline Sports Club, took first place in its division at the Washington Cup on… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2018

Vashon grapplers get set for new season

As the days continue to shorten, fall sports give way to their winter cousins, and practices are underway for Vashon Island wrestling. Coming off second… Continue reading

Public access to track and field to begin next week

Beginning Monday, Nov. 19, the new track and field at Vashon High School will be open to members of the community. That public access, promised… Continue reading

Pirate girls’ soccer season comes to an end

The Vashon girls varsity soccer team traveled to Kings High School in Shoreline last Tuesday, Nov. 6, for the first round of the state tournament.… Continue reading

Members the VIRC/Renton Rowing Club composite novice women’s four (and coxswain) celebrate their gold medal row at the Frostbite Regatta last Saturday at Seattle’s Green Lake. (Photo by Taegan Lynch)

VIRC crews rowed for gold at weekend regattas

The day started out strong for Vashon’s Masters with Chad Magnuson capturing the Gordon McWilliamsCup

  • Nov 7, 2018
Members the VIRC/Renton Rowing Club composite novice women’s four (and coxswain) celebrate their gold medal row at the Frostbite Regatta last Saturday at Seattle’s Green Lake. (Photo by Taegan Lynch)

Vashon girls soccer headed to State tournament

It was an exciting kickoff for the Vashon High School girls’ varsity soccer team during their first playoff game against the Klahowya Eagles last week… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018

Football team falls in final game of difficult season

The Vashon Pirates football team wrapped up its season last Friday night with another tough loss at home, this time to rival Charles Wright Academy,… Continue reading

Pirate runner goes to State, Mustangs dominate at League

Pirate sophomore harrier Ella Yarkin found excellent conditions for her 5k race in Pasco at the state cross country championships this past Saturday, where she… Continue reading

Burton Beach Rowing Club ends season with outstanding performance at Head of the Lake

The small club tied for eighth overall in the place standings out of the 80 clubs that particpated.

Vashon cross country teams continue to lead

At the West Central District Championships last Saturday, the Pirates boys and girls cross country teams competed against seven other teams and succeeded in placing… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Tough season ends for Pirates on Friday

The Vashon Pirates football team heads into its final game of the season this Friday night with just one win on the books. The Pirates… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Vashon girls’ soccer heads to playoffs

The Vashon varsity girls soccer team gave a winning performance at home last Wednesday for senior night, with a 6-0 victory against Annie Wright. Coincidentally,… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Burton Beach junior crew races at Row2Remember

The Burton Beach Rowing Club’s junior crew spent last weekend on stunning Lake Samish, just south of Bellingham, competing at Row2Remember — a two-day series… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

VHS Tennis team finishes well in post-season

The Vashon tennis team started post-season play on Thursday, Oct. 18, with the Nisqually League Tournament. The tournament was held indoors at the new Galbraith… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Burton Beach Rowing Club and Northwest Rowing Center athletes fare well at Head of the Charles

It’s the third week in October, and as it has been annually at this time since 1965, the rowing world’s attention was focused on the… Continue reading

Vashon Island Rowing Club crews place well at the Charles

The Head of the Charles Regatta is one of the biggest and most prestigious rowing regattas in the world. Since 1965, HOTC has welcomed the… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

VHS girls’ soccer heading to playoffs

On Oct. 16, the Vashon Pirate girls’ soccer team traveled to their Nisqually League foe Charles Wright Academy to play the Terriers. This is a… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2018

Cross country winding down for the season

The Pirate harriers ran in their League meet last week and are preparing for District competitition this weekend, while the Mustangs ran well over a… Continue reading

It’s a Homecoming win for the Pirates

The Vashon Pirates football team got its first victory of the season last Friday night in a nailbiter of a win over Chimacum, and a… Continue reading