Sports

Father, daughter win fly fishing award

Mark Rutherford, owner of Wild River Guide Company based on Vashon, and daughter Kate Rutherford won the Best Story award for a short fly fishing… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS hoopsters pull off double wins

By CHARLIE PIETERICKThe Vashon High School (VHS) Pirate boys basketball team opened its season with two wins over non-conference opponents last week.They defeated the Fife… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirates split two games

The Vashon High School (VHS) Pirate girls basketball team opened the season with a 51-32 victory over the Fife Trojans to begin their 2008 campaign… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Sports Briefs

Islanders in Seattle runClose to 14,000 men, women and children participated in the full marathon, half marathon and kids arathon, the three sections of the… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Lightning strikes for last time this year

Sports are fun

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirates roundball team squeaks by Foster Bulldogs

By CHARLIE PIETERICKThe Vashon Pirate boys’ basketball team completed a perfect pre-conference season with a 62-57 win against the Foster Bulldogs in Tukwila on Tuesday,… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Wrestlers rebound against Steilacoom by 51-36

By CARL BLOMGRENSnapping a one-match losing streak (non-league against Puyallup), Vashon traveled to Steilacoom to test what they might have learned in that first encounter.When… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS girls squeak past S-Christian, slam Chimacum

The Vashon High School Pirate girls defeated the heavily favored Seattle Christian Warriors last Tuesday, Dec. 11, 43-39, in a game on the home court.The… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS hoops guys win twice

Pirates defeat Seattle Christian (very close) and Chimacum (a blowout).

  • Apr 26, 2008

Islander Biffle French’s kayak book

Sports book review

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate boys lose first game, 58-56, to Cougars

By CHARLIE PIETERICKThe Vashon Pirate boys’ basketball team suffered their first defeat of the season, 58-56, against a scrappy Cascade Christian Cougar team at home… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Grapplers top Foster 69-9

By CARL BLOMGRENWrestling MavenIt is an enigma when a wrestling team shows up with six wrestlers to grapple in a dual match that consists of… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Pirate girls tromp Cougs

The team is now 3-0 in Nisqually League play.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Grapplers split dual meets, win at Everett

By CARL BLOMGRENIn dual meet competitions last week, the Vashon High School wrestling team went 1 and 1, first losing to the top ranked 1-A… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Girls take two out of three

The Vashon High School girls basketball Pirates won two Nisqually league games last week and lost one non-league game.They defeated the Eagles of Life Christian,… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Boys win twice

By CHARLIE PIETERICKBasketball DadThe Vashon Pirate boys basketball team returned to winning form last week, taking two games from league rivals. They are now 11-1… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Sports Briefs

Lacrosse club registration/b>The Vashon Lacrosse Club invites players and parents to the 2008 lacrosse season kick-off and registration night at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16th,… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS girls netsters slap down Cascade, Life Christian

Pirates take Cougars, 58-32, with only six varsity players able to play.

  • Apr 26, 2008

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