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Vashon-Maury Sports Briefs — Vashon Aquatic Club opens swim registration

Sports updates and announcements from around Vashon and Maury islands.

  • Jun 4, 2008
The Vashon Pony boys baseball team
The Vashon Pony boys baseball team
Anaca Murphy gets ready to take on a jump on Duchess of Bay Breeze Farm.

Shaggy Horse Show 2008 was full of winning riders and their equines

The results for this year’s Shaggy Horse show are now available.

  • May 28, 2008
Anaca Murphy gets ready to take on a jump on Duchess of Bay Breeze Farm.
Jacqueline Jewell

Jewell earns two state track medals

The W.I.A.A. State Track and Field meet was held May 23 and 24, at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

  • May 27, 2008
Jacqueline Jewell
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Pirates succeed at districts, Jewell qualifies for state

On Thursday, May 15, and Saturday, May 17, the Tri-District 1A Championships were held at King’s High School in Shoreline. The lone state meet participant will be Jacqueline Jewell, who is a senior.

  • May 22, 2008
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Tim Hanson

Three boats medal at crew regionals and go to nationals

With temperatures soaring into the high 90’s and Vashon Island Junior Crew racing five boats into the finals, the USRowing NW Junior Regionals held on Vancouver Lake in Vancouver, Wash., this past weekend were hot. Three Vashon boards are heading to Nationals in New Jersey June 26 to 29.

  • May 22, 2008
Tim Hanson
Head coach Lisa MacLeod and Seal swimmers.
Head coach Lisa MacLeod and Seal swimmers.

Pirates baseball season concludes

The Vashon High School Pirate baseball team lost 8-3 to the Kalama Chinooks at the Castle Rock regional tournament on Saturday, ending their bid for a state finals appearance. The Pirates ended their season with a 10-7 record.

  • May 22, 2008
The Pirates at an April 17 game.

Boys soccer team in state playoffs

The Vashon High School boys soccer team played a state playoff game yesterday to qualify them for the state quarterfinals. It happened too late for the results to appear in today’s paper.

  • May 13, 2008
The Pirates at an April 17 game.
Vashon sophomore Kate Straube edges a Charles Wright runner at the finish line to take second place in the 4x400-meter relay in the final day of the Nisqually League 1A track meet last Wednesday.

Girls take second and boys take sixth in track league meet

The 1A Nisqually League Track and Field championships were held on May 6 and 7. Fife High School was the venue for both the 1A and 2A league meets this year.

  • May 13, 2008
Vashon sophomore Kate Straube edges a Charles Wright runner at the finish line to take second place in the 4x400-meter relay in the final day of the Nisqually League 1A track meet last Wednesday.
Novice quad girls celebrate their gold medal at Brentwood. They are

Rowers cross the border, novice quad wins gold

With more than 1,650 athletes in attendance from more than 30 clubs representing Canada and the United States, some from as far away as Tempe, Ariz., the Vashon Island Junior Crew (VIJC) saw more of their boats go to finals in the April 25-26 prestigious Brentwood Regatta — the largest high school regatta in North America — than in any previous year.

  • May 13, 2008
Novice quad girls celebrate their gold medal at Brentwood. They are
Nathan Ott shows the technique that gave him a grand slam last Saturday.

Pirates hammer home the points in playoffs

The Vashon High School Pirate baseball team unloaded three home runs in defeating the Seattle Christian Warriors, 11-3, in tri-district playoffs last Saturday.They now move on to the round of 16, playing for one of four state tournament berths.

  • May 13, 2008
Nathan Ott shows the technique that gave him a grand slam last Saturday.
Gregor Davidheiser scores one of his four goals against Garfield.

Vashon wins thriller against Garfield Vashon High School Varsity Lacrosse Club finished its season with three games

— This article was edited by sports editor Eric Horsting from information supplied by coach Charley Rosenberry.

  • May 6, 2008
Gregor Davidheiser scores one of his four goals against Garfield.
Chris Pieterick leans into his game-winning triple in Vashon’s extra-inning win against Seattle Christian.

Pirates finish second in Nisqually League play Pirates finish second in Nisqually League play

The Vashon High School Pirates baseball team completed Nisqually 1A/2B League play in second place by beating Seattle Christian 5-4 on Saturday, May 3.

  • May 6, 2008
Chris Pieterick leans into his game-winning triple in Vashon’s extra-inning win against Seattle Christian.

Baseball Pirates take over first in Nisqually League standings

ree conference wins last week to earn a first place standing in the Nisqually 1A League. The league title will be decided this week, the… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2008

Vultures knock off Eastlake

Vashon’s lacrosse Vultures team put together its most spirited and hard-fought game of the season with an upset 11-10 victory against juggernaut Eastlake High School… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2008

The Vashon Pirate track and field teams did well at th

The Vashon Pirate track and field teams did well at the Lewis River Invitational at Ridgefield High School on Saturday, April 26.

  • Apr 30, 2008

Pirate track and field

The Vashon Pirate track and field teams did well at the Lewis River Invitational at Ridgefield High School on Saturday, April 26.The Pirate girls placed… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2008

Vultures knock off Eastlake

Vashon’s lacrosse Vultures team put together its most spirited and hard-fought game of the season with an upset 11-10 victory against juggernaut Eastlake High School… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2008