Sports

VHS basketball sees mixed results in games against Warriors

VHS basketball sees mixed results in games against Warriors

Standouts on boys and girls teams made for exciting matchups.

  • Feb 14, 2020
VHS basketball sees mixed results in games against Warriors
Pirates place second in regional wrestling tournament

Pirates place second in regional wrestling tournament

Team narrowly lost to champions Klahowya Secondary School.

  • Feb 14, 2020
Pirates place second in regional wrestling tournament
VHS varisty wrestling loses to Klahowya

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
VHS varisty wrestling loses to Klahowya
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.
Ergomania sees strong performances from island rowers

Ergomania sees strong performances from island rowers

Burton Beach Rowing Club’s third year got off to a strong start at Ergomania recently.

  • Feb 6, 2020
Ergomania sees strong performances from island rowers
Camaraderie and conditioning never stops at the Vashon Island Rowing Club

Camaraderie and conditioning never stops at the Vashon Island Rowing Club

The Vashon Island Rowing Club does not allow weather to prevent them from keeping in top condition.

Camaraderie and conditioning never stops at the Vashon Island Rowing Club
Vashon Seals excel in winter swim meet

Vashon Seals excel in winter swim meet

“I was very pleased with how well our kids swam over the weekend,” said head coach Randy Turner.

  • Jan 29, 2020
Vashon Seals excel in winter swim meet
Vashon boys basketball dominates; girls lose big

Vashon boys basketball dominates; girls lose big

The boys’ relentless defense won the night; girls struggled against Tarriers’ offensive barrage.

  • Jan 29, 2020
Vashon boys basketball dominates; girls lose big
Abi Kim drafted to Orlando Pride

Abi Kim drafted to Orlando Pride

Former McMurray Middle School student has played in the FIFA under-18 and under-20 Women’s World Cups

Abi Kim drafted to Orlando Pride
Pirates boys’ basketball team beats University Prep

Pirates boys’ basketball team beats University Prep

Team back on track after heartbreaking one-point losses in recent weeks.

  • Jan 22, 2020
Pirates boys’ basketball team beats University Prep
Boys, Girls VHS Basketball see defeats in first league matches

Boys, Girls VHS Basketball see defeats in first league matches

All teams will try to turn their luck around this week.

Boys, Girls VHS Basketball see defeats in first league matches
VHS Girls/Boys basketball teams ramp up to league games

VHS Girls/Boys basketball teams ramp up to league games

“We are just trying to get better every day.”

VHS Girls/Boys basketball teams ramp up to league games
High school wrestling coaches instrumental in Rock tournament evolution

High school wrestling coaches instrumental in Rock tournament evolution

“It’s such a testament to how much they care about where they came from.”

High school wrestling coaches instrumental in Rock tournament evolution
Four VHS players get onto all-league team

Four VHS players get onto all-league team

Head Coach Clay Eastly said he was impressed with both the perseverance and cohesiveness of the team

  • Dec 11, 2019
Four VHS players get onto all-league team
It keeps you running: Vashon Island High School student tries Seattle Marathon

It keeps you running: Vashon Island High School student tries Seattle Marathon

Despite sores and arm cramping, Sean Robertson ran the Emerald City race. Here is his first-person account.

  • Dec 11, 2019
It keeps you running: Vashon Island High School student tries Seattle Marathon
A new rowing coach

A new rowing coach

VIRC’s Sarah Deal, 26, explains her approach to the sport

  • Dec 5, 2019
A new rowing coach
As winter nears, be ready to play indoors

As winter nears, be ready to play indoors

There is a variety of team sport and recreation opportunities on the island during colder months.

As winter nears, be ready to play indoors

Annual Turkey Trot scheduled for Thanksgiving

The event is free and also open to furry friends and strollers.

BBRC finishes season with victories at regatta

BBRC finishes season with victories at regatta

Podium finishes for team at the West Coast’s biggest autumn race, the Head of the Lake.

  • Nov 20, 2019
BBRC finishes season with victories at regatta
Vashon students run Dock2Dock

Vashon students run Dock2Dock

Elsewhere, Ella Yarkin raced her fastest time in the WIAA State Championship.

  • Nov 13, 2019
Vashon students run Dock2Dock