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WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

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

WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

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

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.

No-show season: WIAA announces cancellation of spring sports, activities
There’s still hope for spring sports, WIAA announces

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.

There’s still hope for spring sports, WIAA announces
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

Updated: Athletics to continue despite coronavirus threat

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

Updated: Athletics to continue despite coronavirus threat
Pirates season ends at playoffs

Pirates season ends at playoffs

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

  • Mar 5, 2020
Pirates season ends at playoffs
Ryan Krug Vashon cup soccer match held

Ryan Krug Vashon cup soccer match held

The game raised over $2,500 this year.

  • Mar 4, 2020
Ryan Krug Vashon cup soccer match held
Boys basketball team heads to playoffs

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
Boys basketball team heads to playoffs
‘Leaving on a high note’: Vashon wrestlers place 11th at state tourney

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

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 wins regional championship
Vashon Seals coach says she is stepping down

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

Vashon Seals coach says she is stepping down
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