Sports

VHS girls’ soccer team wins two, loses one

After a thorough 6-1 drubbing of league rival Seattle Christian at home…

  • Oct 10th, 2017

 

Winless streak continues for VHS football team

The Vashon High School varsity football team took on perennial powerhouse Cascade…

  • Oct 10th, 2017

 

With one regular season meet left, Pirate runners continue strong performances

Vashon High School’s Pirate harriers ran in two cross-country races this past…

  • Oct 10th, 2017

 

Young rowing team sees success at Tail of the Lake regatta

With the summer heat abated and grass blades greening for their defiant…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Tennis team wins, forges ahead

Week six started out well for the Pirate tennis team. Last Tuesday,…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Pirate runners achieve personal bests at weekend meet

The Vashon High School cross-country teams traveled to Chambers Bay in University…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Tennis: Charles Wright hands Pirates first loss of season

The Vashon High School boys’ tennis team entered week five of its…

  • Sep 26th, 2017

Runners set personal bests at season’s first meet

Vashon’s cross-country teams hit their stride this past week as the first…

  • Sep 26th, 2017

Boys’ tennis: Pirates grab wins at Cascade Christian, South Kitsap

The Vashon Island High School boys’ tennis team started its second week…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Islander heading to Red Bull Art of Motion competition for second time

At 20 years old, islander Nate Weston is already a sponsored parkour…

VHS football team still looking for first win

The Vashon Island High School varsity football team continues to struggle in…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

‘We’re not in Kansas anymore’: 351 cyclists, one walker take on annual Passport to Pain

Continuing the summer fundraising tradition, just over 350 cyclists converged on Vashon…

VHS girls’ soccer team wins first two games of season

Last Thursday, Sept. 7, the Vashon Island High School girls’ soccer team…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Boys’ tennis team off to solid start going into away games

Vashon High School’s boys’ tennis team began match play last week. With…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

VHS football suffers 68-0 loss, fall sports season begins

For the island’s student-athletes, September means not only the start of school,…

Brothers from Syria riding P2P Saturday

Two new residents of Vashon will be riding in Passport 2 Pain…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Cycling to destroy doom with a Passport to Pain

Lately, my cranium feels like a velodrome where cyclists (my thoughts) jockey…

  • Aug 22nd, 2017

Mixed results for two island rowers at world championships

The Vashon Island Rowing Club saw one of its current juniors and…

Vashon rowers perform well at annual Green Lake summer regatta

The Vashon Island Rowing Club wrapped up its summer camp sessions with…

Annual Bill Burby run/walk draws a crowd during festival

By DANIEL BRIGGS For The Beachcomber The 37th annual Bill Burby Inspirational…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Junior crew member, alumnus, heading to worlds

For a small organization, the Vashon Island Rowing Club is making a…

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VIRC masters achieve best results ever at regional championships

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s masters rowers, enduring the heat of one…

Islander starts tennis club on Vashon, camps this summer

Seven months ago, Marcus Gautesen, a new islander at the time, started…

Junior crew returns to podium with third-place finish at Nationals

Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior women’s pairs represented the club and Pacific…

After winning season, island softball team ends year with a championship

The Rock Island Rockettes capped an extraordinary undefeated season with an 8-5…

Eighth annual Vashon Ultra sees more women, record 50K time

The weather was perfect for trail running Saturday at the eighth annual…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Nearly 60 participate in Swim Defiance

A total of 57 swimmers from as far away as Colorado swam…

Vashon Vultures season ends at State Semifinal

Vashon’s high-school age boys’ lacrosse team, the Vashon Vultures, endured a season-ending…

  • May 30th, 2017

Two VHS track athletes compete in state finals, finish in top 20

On Friday and Saturday, May 26 and 27, the 1A State Track…

  • May 30th, 2017

VHS track & field: Two girls win district titles, move on to state

By KEVIN ROSS For The Beachcomber The Vashon High School track and…

  • May 24th, 2017

Vultures move on in postseason, host state semi-final Wednesday

By GREG MARTIN For The Beachcomber The Vashon Vultures lacrosse team soundly…

  • May 24th, 2017

Junior crew tops five events at Regional Champs, sending two to nationals

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior crew got to finish one of…

VHS golf team ends season, sends two to district playoffs

Vashon High School’s boys’ golf team, under the leadership of new coach…

  • May 16th, 2017

Girls’ tennis celebrates 13 seniors, six move on to district tournament

The Vashon High School girls’ tennis team entered the last week of…

  • May 16th, 2017

Vashon Pirates tennis team fights bad weather, looks to end season on high note

Entering the last weeks of the girls’ tennis season, the Pirates were…

  • May 9th, 2017

Valkyries end season with win

The Vashon Valkyries ended their season Monday evening at the Vashon High…

End of season spring sports recap

Vashon High School baseball Coming off a state championship win last year,…

Vashon High School girls’ tennis tied for first in league

The Vashon High School girls’ tennis team came back from spring break…

  • May 2nd, 2017

Vashon’s junior rowers claim four golds at wind-plagued Brentwood Regatta

Vashon’s junior rowers spent last weekend on Vancouver Island at the Brentwood…