Sports

Ten Vashon wrestlers grapple their way to regionals

T-E-N!The total number of fingers, the total number of toes, the total number of Vashon wrestlers qualifying to continue on the journey to the state… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS boys hoopsters win by 21 and 12

By CHARLIE PIETERICKThe Vashon Pirate boys’ basketball team clinched its fourth consecutive Nisqually League crown by beating the Life Christian Eagles in Tacoma on Friday,… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate girls win two, first title in 30 years

The Vashon High School Pirates girls basketball team took down the Orting Cardinals last Tuesday, 65-40, and finished the regular season on Friday with a… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirates split two, win league

Four violate code, out for the season.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate wrestlers: three champs

Shiosake, Chapman, Thalhofer lead girls, boys teams to sixth and fourth place in state tournament.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate nets guys lose to Seattle Christian

Team needs a win tonight to stay on track for state.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate boys take two of three, go to state

By CHARLIE PIETERICKThe Vashon Pirates boys’ basketball team secured a spot in the 16-team state 1A boys basketball tournament last week by winning two out… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS hoops teams one-for-three at state

By CHARLIE PIETERICKFor The BeachcomberThe Vashon High School boys and girls basketball teams both participated in the 1A Division State Basketball Tournament at the Yakima… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Islander takes fourth in rowing

Vashon Island Rowing Club member Debby Jackson returned to Vashon with a third-place medal in her Veteran Lightweight Women’s category from the CRASH-B Indoor Rowing… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS nine could vie for title

By CHARLIE PIETERICKBaseball DadThe Vashon High School Pirates baseball team is optimistic about the new season. With a solid core of returning upper-classmen and a… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Lacrosse Vultures begin season

The Vashon High School Lacrosse Club enters this season as the youngest and most inexperienced team in recent memory, according to coach Charley Rosenberry.“We’ve graduated… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate nine no-hits Chief Sealth, 6-0

Pirate nine no-hits Chief Sealth, 6-0By CHARLIE PIETERICKFor The BeachcomberThe Vashon High School Pirates baseball team opened its season with a 6-0 no-hit shut-out of… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Both track teams place third against C-Christian and Orting

Vashon High School’s track and field team began its season last Friday, March 13, with a meet at Fife High School’s facilities against Cascade Christian… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Vashon lacrosse Vultures feast on Redmond, Ore., 19-2

Jack Lorence, Cooper Loraas and Gregor Davidheiser each scored four goals, and Derek Kimbrough had two goals and five assists to lead Vashon’s Vultures to… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Straube, Thalhofer stand out in Pirate track third place finishes

The Vashon High School Pirate track teams, boys and girls, placed third in a four-way meet Thursday, March 27, at Fife High School.The host Fife… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Lakeside teacher and Island director believed in the power of art

Nearly 100 people crowded into the Blue Heron theater Sunday night to bid farewell to Mark Sheppard, a director and teacher who for years graced… Continue reading

Sewing apprenticeships pair students with mentors

By AMELIA HEAGERTYTwin sisters are bringing their passions together to offer a mentorship program to high-schoolers this spring, in a discipline they hold dear to… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate nine defeats Seattle Christian and Washington

By CHARLIE PIETERICKFor The BeachcomberThe Vashon High School Pirate baseball team had two wins last week, one league and one non-league.They defeated league rival Seattle… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate nine defeats Seattle Christian and Washington Pirate nine defeats Seattle Christian and Washington

The next Pirate home game is at 4 p.m. Friday, April 18, after spring break is over.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Youth Lacrosse

Marquis Standahl, right, of the 5/6 lacrosse team on the attack, passing the competition against the powerhouse Lake Tapps, which defeated the Vashon squad on March 29.

  • Apr 26, 2008