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Experiencing the Vashon Ultra for the first time

Experiencing the Vashon Ultra for the first time

“My body wasn’t conditioned enough for this race. But I’ll be ready next year for the 10.75-mile run.”

  • Jun 12, 2019
Experiencing the Vashon Ultra for the first time
Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors earn spot in top 18 at Nationals

Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors earn spot in top 18 at Nationals

In past years, it’s been a bittersweet badge of honor. Most of the past 15 or so years have seen the Vashon Island Rowing Club… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019
Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors earn spot in top 18 at Nationals
Burton Beach Rowing Club crews finish 11th and 17th at Youth Nationals

Burton Beach Rowing Club crews finish 11th and 17th at Youth Nationals

This past weekend, three junior athletes from the Burton Beach Rowing Club competed against the best of the best at USRowing’s Youth National Championships in… Continue reading

Burton Beach Rowing Club crews finish 11th and 17th at Youth Nationals
Islanders row from Tacoma to Port Townsend

Islanders row from Tacoma to Port Townsend

Duo rowed all through the night in rough water with waves from all directions.

  • Jun 5, 2019
Islanders row from Tacoma to Port Townsend
In its 10th year, Vashon Ultra draws runners from near and far

In its 10th year, Vashon Ultra draws runners from near and far

The 50k had an unheard-of finishing rate of 97%, with 61 runners completing the course.

  • Jun 5, 2019
In its 10th year, Vashon Ultra draws runners from near and far
Island soccer team claims State title

Island soccer team claims State title

The Pirates defeated Winlock/Toledo United, 3-1, to become the 1A champions last Saturday.

  • Jun 3, 2019
Island soccer team claims State title
Vashon Vultures win State championship

Vashon Vultures win State championship

Island lacrosse team claims 1A/2A title.

  • Jun 3, 2019
Vashon Vultures win State championship
3 from Track & Field compete at State

3 from Track & Field compete at State

The trio came home with top-15 finishes

  • May 29, 2019
3 from Track & Field compete at State

Tennis season ends, 1 player contends at State

Towner Anderson advanced to the State tournament after a winter in limbo.

  • May 29, 2019
Baseball finishes season strong

Baseball finishes season strong

An exciting season was played with heart, said coach Marc McCann.

  • May 22, 2019
Baseball finishes season strong
Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors compete at Regionals

Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors compete at Regionals

Several VIRC boats finished well enough in their heats to qualify for the finals.

  • May 22, 2019
Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors compete at Regionals
Track sends three girls to State competition

Track sends three girls to State competition

Will compete in respective events on Friday and Saturday.

  • May 22, 2019
Track sends three girls to State competition
Burton Beach Rowing Club qualifies two boats for Nationals

Burton Beach Rowing Club qualifies two boats for Nationals

Fifteen of young club’s athletes came home with medals from NW Regional championships

  • May 22, 2019
Burton Beach Rowing Club qualifies two boats for Nationals

Golf coach bestows end-of-season awards

Awards included academic, tournament and player’s choice.

  • May 22, 2019
Soccer team heads to State semi-finals

Soccer team heads to State semi-finals

A win will put the Pirates into the finals at Sumner’s Sunset-Chevrolet stadium Saturday.

  • May 22, 2019
Soccer team heads to State semi-finals

VHS golfer advances to District Championships

He has an excellent chance to qualify for the State tournament

  • May 15, 2019

Track teams placed third, fifth in League competition

Championship saw all six of the Nisqually league schools come to Vashon.

  • May 15, 2019
Pirate soccer team heads to State competition

Pirate soccer team heads to State competition

The boys will compete in the Division championship after a hard-fought win.

  • May 15, 2019
Pirate soccer team heads to State competition
Burton Beach rowers grab 10 wins at weekend scrimmage

Burton Beach rowers grab 10 wins at weekend scrimmage

New athletes gained valuable course experience heading into regionals.

Burton Beach rowers grab 10 wins at weekend scrimmage
Pirates’ baseball season ends with three losses

Pirates’ baseball season ends with three losses

The team is out of the league playoff picture

  • May 8, 2019
Pirates’ baseball season ends with three losses