Sports

VHS boys hoopsters hope for another title

By CHARLIE PIETERICKThe Vashon Pirate boys basketball team will have a new look this year following the graduation of seven members from last year’s team,… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VIJB mini-camp jump starts season

By PAT COLLThe swish of a jump shot through the net. The squeal of new sneakers on a varnished floor.If anyone who wants to hasn’t… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Health care providers present Freedom from Trauma forum

 While a severe accident or natural disaster comes to mind for many people when they think of trauma, health care professionals say that trauma comes… Continue reading

Masters battle lake swells to take fifth

The weather was the story in the Head of the Lake Regatta on Lake Washington Sunday, Nov. 11.That’s the tale Jeff Hoyt told after his… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Girls basketball team hopes to be a strong contender for state

The 2008 girls basketball season opened on Monday, Nov. 12. Players from around the state gathered to face off in gyms across Washington, each to… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Sports Briefs

Girls invited to play volleyballGirls grade 6 and up interested in forming teams and playing for the Vashon Volleyball Club should attend the drop-in meeting… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Vashon High School girls pre-season hoops

The Vashon High School girls’ basketball team started the season off with the traditional Seattle Christian Jamboree, on Saturday, Nov. 24, at Seattle Christian High… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

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