Sports

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

Vashon girls fail to overtake Eagles, beat Bellevue

Klahowya defended their home turf, but the Pirates went on to confidently play against Bellevue.

Yarkin advances to state tourney, boys narrowly miss cut

Yarkin advances to state tourney, boys narrowly miss cut

Ella Yarkin will compete in the State Cross Country Championships on Friday.

  • Nov 8, 2019
Yarkin advances to state tourney, boys narrowly miss cut
Strong performances from island rowing club ahead of 2020

Strong performances from island rowing club ahead of 2020

Strong finishes from Burton Beach rowers put the team on solid ground ahead of next season.

  • Nov 6, 2019
Strong performances from island rowing club ahead of 2020

Pirates girls soccer team sinks Anne Wright

Soccer fans rejoice with another win as families celebrate senior players.

  • Nov 6, 2019

VHS football loses to Raymond High

Coach said that a number of players turned in great performances in their positions.

  • Nov 6, 2019

Vashon rowing teams compete in Seattle’s Head of the Lake

“I am so impressed by the quality, depth and enthusiasm displayed this weekend,” said Masters Coach.

  • Nov 6, 2019
Tennis team off to state tourney

Tennis team off to state tourney

Latest victory follows an impressive season for the Pirates.

Tennis team off to state tourney