Sports

  • Spring sports wrap up
    By Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor   The final school sports have come to an end, thus wrapping up the sports season for the school year. The spring sports that the school offered this year included boys baseball, boys golf, boys soccer, boys track, girls golf, girls tennis, girls softball and girls track.   Boys Baseball: Boys varsity baseball finished the season with a 4-8 record, placing fourth out of the five teams in the Nisqually League. This stands in stark contrast to last year’s boys varsity baseball team, which won the state […]
  • Levy decision to cover pool stirs controversy
    By Garrett Mueller, Co-Online Editor   For over thirty years, Islanders have wanted year-round pool access. Unfortunately, the Vashon Park District pool next to the high school is only open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The alternative option for swimming is the Vashon Athletic Club, which features smaller swimming lanes and a higher rental cost.   Unlimited access to the Park District pool would ultimately be allowed by a new enclosure. However, attaining an enclosure was not as easy as it sounds. In order to create an effective, […]
  • Crew: Back at it again with nationals
    By Campbell Foster, Design Editor   For the past few years, the Vashon Island Rowing Club has qualified several boats to go to the Junior National Championships, which takes place in different locations each year. This year there are two pairs going to Sarasota, Florida from June 9-11. One boat has senior Selena Mildon and freshman Katherine Kelly, and the other has senior Rhea Enzian — who goes to SAMI (Science and Math Institute) — and junior Riley Lynch.   Teams from all across the nation are going to Florida to compete for a […]