Sports

Artful skateboards will support skaters, new park

Fundraiser to support construction of additional features at Burton Adventure Recreation Park.

  • Sep 16, 2020

 

Doctor IDs safety measures for youth team sports practices

Before practice begins, parents must understand COVID-19 protective protocols

 

Pictured: A Mercer Island High School swimmer competes in fall 2019. Washington Interscholastic Activities Association recently announced the girls swim and dive season will be moved to “Season 3,” which begins March 1. File photo

WIAA gives schools option to delay start of prep sports until December

An updated plan moves girls swimming to Season 3 and makes fall cross country an alternate season.

 

The Todd Beamer Titans football team in Federal Way during a 2019 summer practice. File photo

WIAA modifies prep sports calendar; football moved to spring

Washington’s high school athletics governing body announced its revised plans for the upcoming school year Tuesday evening (July 21), and football is moving to the… Continue reading

The Todd Beamer Titans football team in Federal Way during a 2019 summer practice. File photo

WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

Football practices to begin Sept. 5, all other sports planned for Sept. 7.

Island rowers claim victories off the water

US Rowing held their virtual National Youth Championships in lieu of their annual on-water regatta.

  • Jun 27, 2020

No-show season: WIAA announces cancellation of spring sports, activities

Due to the school closure extension, the cancellation includes all practices, competitions, tournaments and championships, WIAA says.

There’s still hope for spring sports, WIAA announces

Washington Interscholastic Activities Association making contingency plans for high school sports competitions after extension of stay home order.

The WIAA announced Wednesday that if schools reopen at the conclusion of the six-week statewide shutdown ordered last week by Gov. Jay Inslee, then the state championships will go on as planned. (WIAA photo)

WIAA still hoping to hold state championships in May

But if the school shutdown extends past April 24, those championships could be in jeopardy.

The WIAA announced Wednesday that if schools reopen at the conclusion of the six-week statewide shutdown ordered last week by Gov. Jay Inslee, then the state championships will go on as planned. (WIAA photo)

Updated: Athletics to continue despite coronavirus threat

School district superintendent said for now games will continue as scheduled; players, coaches react

Pirates season ends at playoffs

The Pirates, winning most of their games this season, lost to Meridian High School

  • Mar 5, 2020

Ryan Krug Vashon cup soccer match held

The game raised over $2,500 this year.

  • Mar 4, 2020

Boys basketball team heads to playoffs

“We anticipated a close game and the team’s mind was set just right to win.”

  • Feb 28, 2020

‘Leaving on a high note’: Vashon wrestlers place 11th at state tourney

“It was all thanks to our coaches who believed in us and pushed us to outwork our opponents.”

  • Feb 26, 2020

Vashon wins regional championship

Nine athletes are headed to the upcoming state tournament, the largest of its kind of the year.

  • Feb 21, 2020

Vashon Seals coach says she is stepping down

You could say Lisa MacLeod knows what it’s like to be in the water or surrounded by it — and not just because she’s a… Continue reading

VHS basketball sees mixed results in games against Warriors

Standouts on boys and girls teams made for exciting matchups.

  • Feb 14, 2020

Pirates place second in regional wrestling tournament

Team narrowly lost to champions Klahowya Secondary School.

  • Feb 14, 2020

VHS varisty wrestling loses to Klahowya

“To see the support that our guys gave to each other at the end for a young team is super fun.”

  • Feb 7, 2020
VASHON HIGH SCHOOL PHOTO
                                The cheering section celebrates Andy Sears’ 300th career win.

‘Ready for the next one’

Andy Sears celebrates his 300th win with the Vashon High school boys basketball team.

VASHON HIGH SCHOOL PHOTO
                                The cheering section celebrates Andy Sears’ 300th career win.