Sports

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

Pirates look ahead to Homecoming after loss to Cascade Christian

The Vashon Pirates football team continued its long season last Friday night in Sumner with a 50-0 loss to the number-one ranked Cascade Christian team.… Continue reading

Vashon girls’ soccer fights for top spot in league standings

On Oct. 9, the Vashon girls soccer team traveled to Annie Wright and had an amazing game. Although the field was short and the ground… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

Mustangs hit winning stride in cross country

The McMurray Middle School Mustang cross country teams moved into the last half of the season continuing their winning ways. On Oct. 2, the Mustangs… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

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