Sports

K-6 students offered reduced ticket prices to high school sports

A recent approval by the Associated Student Body at Orcas Island Schools…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

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Vikings dominate in basketball

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The men’s basketball team traveled to Mt.…

  • Jan 20th, 2017

 

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Vikings win in showdown against Friday Harbor | Sports update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Supported by a ferry full of enthusiastic…

  • Jan 9th, 2017

 

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Orcas School District welcomes new athletic director

After a high school and college career in athletics, Chris Bullock devoted…

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Viking boys’ team beats La Conner

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Viking men’s basketball team (2-0 league,…

  • Dec 24th, 2016
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Usher in 2017 with the annual polar bear plunge

Come start the new year with a brisk “splash” by joining the…

  • Dec 23rd, 2016
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Winners crowned at alumni basketball game

Orcas Island Park and Rec invited Orcas Island alumni basketball players to…

  • Dec 22nd, 2016
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OCS basketball on a winning streak

Submitted by Orcas Christian School The Orcas Christian School Saints have finished…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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Vikings continue strong season

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Viking men headed to Concrete for…

  • Dec 19th, 2016
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December student-athletes of the month

The following student-athletes are being recognized for their academic and athletic success.

  • Dec 13th, 2016
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New table for Old Gym

Written by Isabella Douglas and Diego Lago The 60-year-old gym at Orcas…

  • Dec 9th, 2016
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OCS Saints: third year as WIAA members

The following was submitted by the Orcas Christian School The Orcas Christian…

  • Dec 13th, 2016
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Back after a successful season last year

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Gregg Sasan starts his fourth year leading…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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A seasoned team, looking at state

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Corey Wiscomb returns as head coach for…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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Vicki Vandermay moves from athletics to HR

After five years leading sports for Orcas Island Schools, Athletic Director Vicki…

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Vikings basketball begins this Friday

Orcas Viking Basketball tips off the 2016/2017 season Friday, Dec. 2. Come…

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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November student-athletes of the month

The following student-athletes are being recognized for their academic and athletic success.

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Boys soccer team makes it to state quarter finals

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Orcas Vikings men’s soccer team finished…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
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Fierce play from Vikings

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Cross country Viking Cross Country competitors Luke…

  • Nov 9th, 2016
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Jake Zier wins gold with University of Washington rowing team

Jake Zier, Orcas Island High School graduate and senior at the University…

  • Nov 8th, 2016
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Sailing team finishes fall season

The Orcas High School Sailing Team finished up their fall season with…

  • Nov 5th, 2016
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OIHS Football ends on a high note

The Orcas Island High School Vikings Football team won its last game…

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Vikings in post-season play

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Cross country The Viking Cross Country team…

  • Oct 31st, 2016
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Highs and lows for Vikings

by Marty Zier

  • Oct 18th, 2016
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Corey Wiscomb photoAbove: Viking Ethan White (#3) during the game against Cedar Park and Shoreline Christian.

Vikings update

by Marty Zier

  • Oct 5th, 2016
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Orcas Christian School Saints finish up second week with a win

The Orcas Christian School Saints volleyball team has finished its second week of games with a win. The Saints have played four games and are sitting at .500 with a record of 2-2.

  • Sep 23rd, 2016
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Orcas sports for the week of Sept. 26–30

Tuesday, Sept. 27

  • Sep 22nd, 2016
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Sports update

by Marty Zier

  • Sep 21st, 2016
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Christian School is ready for basketball and volleyball season

The following was submitted by Orcas Christian School.

  • Sep 12th, 2016

Vandermay returns as Athletic Director

by Marty Zier

  • Sep 7th, 2016

Cross country returns for second year

by Marty Zier

  • Sep 6th, 2016
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Hildreth wins Western Washington Open

Burly Hildreth, age 12, won the Western Washington Open for both the 11-12 and 13-14 age divisions.

  • Aug 31st, 2016
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Christian School Saints announce coaching staff

The Orcas Christian School Saints are excited about another great year of high school sports. This will be the third year at the helm for Saints Athletic Director Breezy Davis.

  • Aug 6th, 2016

Positive Coaching Alliance Program to continue on Orcas

The following was submitted by the Orcas Island Booster Club.

  • Jul 21st, 2016

Hughes wins Gold Glove

Garrett Hughes, grandson of Judy Hughes and cousin of San Juan County Councilman Rick Hughes, has received national honors for college baseball. Hughes won the American Baseball Coaches Association /Rawlings NCAA Division III Gold Glove for playing second base at Whitworth University in Oregon. Hughes had a fielding percentage of .995 for the 40 games played in 2016 season. He had only one error in 207 defensive chances. Additionally, Hughes made 120 assists, had 86 putouts and hit .295, with five home runs and 31 RBIs. Hughes is the second player for Whitworth to ever win the award.

  • Jun 30th, 2016

Orcas twins go to state for golf

Maia and Zoe Lewis-Shunk qualified for the state golf championship at the tri-district tournament in Oak Harbor on May 19. Maia placed third and Zoe placed fifth. The eighth-grade twins beat out 14 other girls.

  • Jun 14th, 2016
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Orcas Christian School Saints #1 in league

The Orcas Christian School Saints flag football team leaves for the Vancouver Flag Football Championships next week leading the Nor-Pac league with an 8-1 record. The Jr. High Team is undefeated.

  • May 24th, 2016
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OCS dominates flag football

The Orcas Christian School Saints flag football team traveled to Vancouver, Canada in late April to compete with 15 other teams for the flag football championships.

  • May 12th, 2016
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Vikings sports update

by Marty Zier

  • May 11th, 2016