Sports

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

Baseball Pirates take over first in Nisqually League standings

By CHARLIE PIETERICKFor The BeachcomberThe VHS Pirates baseball team took three conference wins last week to earn a first place standing in the Nisqually 1A… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2008

Soccer Pirates in first place

By JOE SUTTON-HOLCOMBVashon High School Riptide ReporterWith 10 victories and only a single loss under its belt this season, the Pirates varsity soccer team is… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2008

VHS girls compete in 1A x-country state meet

Vashon High School freshman Savannah Krug finished 21st in a field of 139 runners in the 1A state cross-country finals Saturday, Nov. 3, at Sun… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

VHS girls volleyball loses in first round state 1A to Nooksack

By MITCH TREESE and MICHELLE STEARNSCheered on by a record number of parents and other supporters, the Vashon High School girls volleyball team finished the… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

Junior crew rows in Canada

By KAREN BUHLER GALECrew ParentThe varsity Vashon Island Junior Crew (VIJC) team of 18 rowers, two coxswains, coach Lucas Ridinger and assistant coach Dan Packard… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2008

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