Sports

Dodgeball is back

Thursday is for sharing gratitude with friends and family, Friday is for…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

 

Viking sports update

by Portia White Orcas Island High School The Viking boys soccer team…

  • Nov 16th, 2019

 

Jaydon Krisch. (Contributed photo.)

Krisch Finishes with Personal Best

Jaydon Krisch ran his last cross country race for Orcas Island High…

  • Nov 11th, 2019

 

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                                Vikings compete at the district meet for cross country.

Viking sports update

by Portia White Orcas Island High School student Volleyball The Lady Vikings…

  • Nov 8th, 2019
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                                Vikings compete at the district meet for cross country.
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Viking sports update

by Portia White Orcas Island High School Volleyball On Oct. 29, The…

  • Nov 6th, 2019
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Viking sports update

by Portia White Orcas High School student Volleyball The Lady Vikings took…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Orcas Island to celebrate homecoming

The Orcas Island Vikings will celebrate homecoming the fourth week of October.…

  • Oct 19th, 2019
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                                Viking track team.

Vikings sports update

Viking sports report

  • Oct 18th, 2019
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                                Viking track team.

Last week in Viking sports

by Portia White Orcas High School student Volleyball The Lady Vikings took…

  • Oct 14th, 2019
Corey Wiscomb photos

Viking sports update

by Portia White Orcas High School Student Volleyball The Lady Vikings played…

  • Oct 10th, 2019
Corey Wiscomb photos
Corey Wiscomb photo
                                The Viking boys against Providence.

This week in Viking sports

by Portia White Orcas Island High School student Volleyball With their first…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019
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                                The Viking boys against Providence.

Wrestling practice begins

The Orcas Island Wrestling Club has rolled out the mats again to…

  • Sep 30th, 2019
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                                Senior runner Jaydon Krisch.

OIHS Cross Country runners perform well at King’ Cross Invitational

The Orcas Island High School cross country runners traveled down to just…

  • Sep 30th, 2019
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                                Senior runner Jaydon Krisch.

Orcas launches successful mens tennis team

by Jerry Carter Special to the Sounder As far as premiers go,…

  • Sep 30th, 2019

Viking sports update | September 2019

Girls’ soccer The Lady Vikings played La Conner on Sept. 17, losing…

Cross country fields a young team

The 2019 Orcas Island High School Cross-Country season is underway with a…

  • Sep 20th, 2019
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                                Back row: Assistant coach Kim Malo, Tayla Malo, Samantha Peterson, Kayla Lyons, Alecia Talbot, Lindsey Simpson, Hazel Moe, Alanna Lago, Rainey Rierden, Darian Johnson, coach Rachel Wilson. Middle: Rachel Lum, Madison Todd, Willow White, Ana Sofia Garcia Villarreal, Shaye Spinner, Emma Rodgers, Emma O’Neal and Uma McMurray. Front: Ariah Howard, Kataya Rain and Martha Lum.

Key players at the helm of volleyball team

by Coach Rachel Wilson Viking Volleyball is looking forward to a great…

  • Sep 19th, 2019
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                                Back row: Assistant coach Kim Malo, Tayla Malo, Samantha Peterson, Kayla Lyons, Alecia Talbot, Lindsey Simpson, Hazel Moe, Alanna Lago, Rainey Rierden, Darian Johnson, coach Rachel Wilson. Middle: Rachel Lum, Madison Todd, Willow White, Ana Sofia Garcia Villarreal, Shaye Spinner, Emma Rodgers, Emma O’Neal and Uma McMurray. Front: Ariah Howard, Kataya Rain and Martha Lum.
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                                Back Row: Coach Chama Anderson, Ella Bigbee, Lokahi Anuenue, Birdie Greening, Izie Janecek, Celia Groeninger, Sofia Fleming, Nisha Woolworth, Corrah Wood, coaches Stephanie Cave and Alison O’Toole. Front row: Miette Woolworth, Anwyn Thompson, Maya Heikkinen, Grace Gustafson, Camryn Thompson, Lily Brandt, Destiny Wright and Arla Sutton.

Girls soccer team is committed to the season

by Coach Chama Anderson The 2019 soccer season holds possibilities, challenge, opportunity,…

  • Sep 18th, 2019
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                                Back Row: Coach Chama Anderson, Ella Bigbee, Lokahi Anuenue, Birdie Greening, Izie Janecek, Celia Groeninger, Sofia Fleming, Nisha Woolworth, Corrah Wood, coaches Stephanie Cave and Alison O’Toole. Front row: Miette Woolworth, Anwyn Thompson, Maya Heikkinen, Grace Gustafson, Camryn Thompson, Lily Brandt, Destiny Wright and Arla Sutton.
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                                Front row, left to right: Toby Smith, Tomas Holmes, Logan Joubert-Bousson, Marion Rodriguez, Douglas Ha, Eli Giampietro. Middle Row (left to right): Ryan Schneider, Raul Orantes, Tommy Anderson-Cleveland, Kaj Litch, Leo Van Putten, William Ibarra, Cadence Kraayveld, Diego Lago, Jack Spinogotti. Back row, left to right: Assistant Coach Sid Hayworth, Pedro Guerra, August Groeninger, Landon Carter, Jai Wachtel, Ethan Bell, Paxton White, Head Coach Terry Turner. Not Pictured: Thomas “Carter” Smith.

Fresh faces and a hopeful start to the Orcas boys soccer team

by Coach Terry Turner The Orcas Boys Varsity Soccer Team will be…

  • Sep 17th, 2019
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                                Front row, left to right: Toby Smith, Tomas Holmes, Logan Joubert-Bousson, Marion Rodriguez, Douglas Ha, Eli Giampietro. Middle Row (left to right): Ryan Schneider, Raul Orantes, Tommy Anderson-Cleveland, Kaj Litch, Leo Van Putten, William Ibarra, Cadence Kraayveld, Diego Lago, Jack Spinogotti. Back row, left to right: Assistant Coach Sid Hayworth, Pedro Guerra, August Groeninger, Landon Carter, Jai Wachtel, Ethan Bell, Paxton White, Head Coach Terry Turner. Not Pictured: Thomas “Carter” Smith.

Orcas Rotary’s Pickleball Tournament Nets $3800

Submitted by Jeanne McPherson, Orcas Island Rotary. Orcas Rotary’s third annual pickleball…

  • Aug 5th, 2019

High School Sailing Team spring season wrap

The high school sailing team finished up its spring season in May,…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

Lady Vikings fall to Friday Harbor in district playoffs

by Kevin White Lady Vikings softball coach Orcas came out on top…

  • May 25th, 2019
Joie Zier is third from left.

Zier part of PAC 12 rowing championships

Orcas High School alumni Joie Zier rowed 3-seat in the winning University…

  • May 23rd, 2019
Joie Zier is third from left.

Jessie Nichols makes all-division in college softball

Jessie Nichols, a 2018 graduate of Orcas Island High School, was named…

  • May 19th, 2019
Back row, L-R: Troy Oneal, Isabella Evans, Kyrah Oneal, Alina Doust, Olivia Longworth, Karis Comrie, Merial Griffith. Front row: tMolina Stone, Sintia Cruz, Ullivia Quintrio, Aids Cruz, Milana Schneider, Avery Solsbee, Lili Pritchard. Not pictured: Athena Moore.

Parks and Rec fosters sports experiences for island kids

by Jessica Stahl Sounder contributor Sunshine, green grass and bright scrimmage jerseys…

  • May 18th, 2019
Back row, L-R: Troy Oneal, Isabella Evans, Kyrah Oneal, Alina Doust, Olivia Longworth, Karis Comrie, Merial Griffith. Front row: tMolina Stone, Sintia Cruz, Ullivia Quintrio, Aids Cruz, Milana Schneider, Avery Solsbee, Lili Pritchard. Not pictured: Athena Moore.
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Viking golfers on to state

Three Vikings golfers are headed to the state championship tournament. Juniors Maia…

Maia Lewis-Shunk

Vikings softball wraps up season on the road

The Lady Vikings lost to Friday Harbor at home on May 7,…

Orcas crew team in full swing

Submitted by the Orcas Island Rowing Association After a delayed season start…

  • Apr 17th, 2019

Orcas wins Island Cup

The 20 best Northwest high school sailing teams from as far away…

  • Apr 16th, 2019

Softball and baseball game updates

Baseball by Kupono Anuenue Orcas High School student After losing over half…

  • Apr 12th, 2019
The Orcas High School sailing team in Bellingham.

Sailors finish first in Bellingham regatta | Island’s Cup in West Sound this weekend

Submitted by sailing coach Burke Thomas. Nine sailors from the Orcas High…

  • Apr 8th, 2019
The Orcas High School sailing team in Bellingham.

Vikings golf team beats Friday Harbor

The Orcas Viking golf team took on the Friday Harbor Wolverines at…

  • Apr 5th, 2019
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Orcas sailors qualify for district

Amelia Kau, Emma Freedman, Ronan Rankin, Dominick Wareham and Meitte Woolworth from…

  • Mar 29th, 2019
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Keri Lago photos

Vikings softball is ‘just getting warmed up’

by Meredith M. Griffith Sounder contributor This year’s team of lady Vikings…

  • Mar 26th, 2019
Keri Lago photos
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Baseball team wins one, loses one after season starts

by Meredith M. Griffith Sounder contributor “They’re really, really hungry and the…

  • Mar 25th, 2019
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Orcas Christian School completes last snow club trip of the year

The Orcas Christian School took the majority of the high school and…

  • Mar 21st, 2019

March Mayhem basketball tournament

Come cheer on players in the Seventh Annual March Mayhem Basketball tournament…

  • Mar 19th, 2019
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                                Left to right: Amelia Kau, Landon Carter, Ronan Rankin, Dominick Wareham, Emma Freedman and Jaya Griesemer. Ronan Kau and Meitte Woolworth are not pictured but sailed with the team all day.

Orcas and Friday Harbor sailing teams compete in West Sound

The “Orcas Team Race Regional” was hosted by the Orcas and Friday…

  • Mar 18th, 2019
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                                Left to right: Amelia Kau, Landon Carter, Ronan Rankin, Dominick Wareham, Emma Freedman and Jaya Griesemer. Ronan Kau and Meitte Woolworth are not pictured but sailed with the team all day.

Sailors compete at division regatta

Ten Sailors from the Orcas High School Sailing Team traveled to the…

  • Mar 14th, 2019

Softball team has passion

by coach Kevin White The season is off to a great start…

  • Mar 13th, 2019