Sports

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s masters women’s eight rows out from under the Montlake Bridge on their way to a third-place finish at last Saturday’s Opening Day regatta in Seattle. (Courtesy Photo)

VIRC masters place third at Opening Day

As a sport, rowing is not exactly the most spectator-friendly. At most regattas, the starting line is far away from where each team’s supporters are… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2019
The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s masters women’s eight rows out from under the Montlake Bridge on their way to a third-place finish at last Saturday’s Opening Day regatta in Seattle. (Courtesy Photo)

Vashon High School boys’ soccer team repeats as league champs

Vashon had to beat Charles Wright on the Tarriers’ home field for the title. They got it done.

  • May 8, 2019

VHS girls’ tennis wraps up regular season

After sweeping Cascade, Pirates lose to Charles Wright

  • May 8, 2019

VHS track field team has momentum heading into league champs

Pirates’ host Nisqually League championships this weekend

  • May 8, 2019

VIRC crews bring home medals from Canada, Seattle

Both juniors and masters teams came home with multiple medals.

  • May 1, 2019

Baseball team wins two nail-biters

As the Pirates face their two final league games, it’s all in their hands.

  • May 1, 2019

BBRC crew brings home six medals from bittersweet Brentwood

The trip north to the famous Brentwood Regatta on Vancouver Island in Canada is always a tough one — there’s the journey, the competition and… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019

Against formidable opponents, tennis team pushes on

Girls tennis returned from spring break with a busy schedule ahead of them. After a few days of practice, the team traveled to Cascade Christian… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019

Pirates move ahead with eyes on playoffs

Monday night was Senior Night for the Vashon Pirates soccer team, the last home game of the 2019 season. It was a chance to recognize… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019

More world records and a trip to China for Burton Beach junior rowers

The young rowing club now has two international medals on the books

VHS track & field athletes achieve personal bests

The Vashon High School track and field team traveled to Charles Wright Academy to compete in the third conference meet of the season Thursday, April… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2019

Golf team plays through rebuilding season

Several players were lost to graduation, so there were only three players returning with experience.

  • Apr 24, 2019

Undefeated, VHS soccer team earns decisive win over Cascade Christian

In the end, Vashon won 9-0 by controlling 58% of the possession and firing 18 shots on goal.

  • Apr 24, 2019

Soccer schedule heats up after strong start

The boys’ varsity soccer team played its final non-conference game last Thursday against the Marching Eagles at Klahowya High School. Despite missing players due to… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

Burton Beach rower sets world record

Last week, the Burton Beach Rowing Club’s Gabrielle (Gabbie) Graves set a new world record for 16-year-olds on the indoor rowing machine, when she rowed… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

VIRC has strong showing at Covered Bridge regatta

Vashon Island Rowing Club came home with 11 medals from last weekend’s Covered Bridge Regatta on Dexter Lake near Eugene, Oregon. Returning to an event… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

VHS baseball suffers back-to-back losses

After a week off, Vashon High School baseball came up short in non-league games against Overlake/Bear Creek, 0-4 and again at home vs Peninsula High… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

U-Prep beats Pirates in team’s first loss of the season

Though the loss was unsettling, the Pirates still have a bright future ahead of them this season.

VHS girls’ tennis team sees mixed results heading into break

They faced strong competition and fell behind in several matchups.

  • Apr 3, 2019

Pirates baseball sees win, but tough losses

The Pirates demonstrated some excellent defensive plays but struggled to score.

  • Apr 3, 2019