Sports

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                                Back row, left to right: Destiny Wright, head coach Kevin White, Evie Smith, Lindsey Simpson, Ella Nelson, Journey Howden, Flora Lister, Portia White, Hazel Moe, Astasia Monahan, Alanna Lago, volunteer coach Jason Nichols and assistant coach Brooke Taylor. Front: Ariah Howard, Chela Scheckel-Mohler, Sofia Garcia and Jessie Nichols. Not pictured: Katy Minnis, Alyssa Johns, Phaedra Osborn and Emma Rodgers.

New coach for softball

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Lady Viking softball starts fresh in 2018…

  • Mar 17th, 2018
<strong>Marty Zier photo</strong>
                                Back row, left to right: Destiny Wright, head coach Kevin White, Evie Smith, Lindsey Simpson, Ella Nelson, Journey Howden, Flora Lister, Portia White, Hazel Moe, Astasia Monahan, Alanna Lago, volunteer coach Jason Nichols and assistant coach Brooke Taylor. Front: Ariah Howard, Chela Scheckel-Mohler, Sofia Garcia and Jessie Nichols. Not pictured: Katy Minnis, Alyssa Johns, Phaedra Osborn and Emma Rodgers.

Sailing team hits the water

The Orcas High School Sailing Team started spring practices on Tuesday, Feb.…

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Strong expectations for Vikings golf team

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Bobbie Olmsted returns as the head Viking…

  • Mar 15th, 2018
<strong>Marty Zier photo </strong>
                                Back row, left to right: Matthew Mullan, Hayden Simpson, Kellen Maier, Vanya Bullock, Garrett Ballanger. Front row: Tomas Holmes, Brian Schneider, Corey Aragon and Kupono Anuenue. Missing: Daniel Keyes and Charlie Brady.

Confidence in the returning baseball team

by Marty Zier Sports contributor James Segault, Viking alumni, is excited for…

  • Mar 14th, 2018
<strong>Marty Zier photo </strong>
                                Back row, left to right: Matthew Mullan, Hayden Simpson, Kellen Maier, Vanya Bullock, Garrett Ballanger. Front row: Tomas Holmes, Brian Schneider, Corey Aragon and Kupono Anuenue. Missing: Daniel Keyes and Charlie Brady.

Martial arts class hosts belt promotion ceremony

Cameron Smart’s children martial arts class held a belt promotion ceremony on…

  • Mar 12th, 2018

Viking power | Season in review

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Both Viking basketball teams ended their season…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

Orcas senior takes third place in state wrestling

Beau Wiebe wrestled his way to third place at the Washington state…

Viking basketball teams head to regionals

Both the Vikings boys and girls teams will head to Mt. Tahoma…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Orcas senior takes third place in state wrestling

Beau Wiebe has been wrestling for nine years, and that experience is…

Vikings girls and boys basketball teams move on to regionals

Girls team by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings have secured…

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Saints boys basketball ends on a united front

The Orcas Christian School Saints boys basketball team has ended its season.…

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Orcas student on FH wrestling team heads for regional tournament

Beau Wiebe, an Orcas Island student, who wrestles with the Friday Harbor…

Vikings dominate Auburn

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings advance to the 2B…

  • Feb 12th, 2018

Saints take one for the team captain

The Orcas Christian School Saints boys basketball team earned regional attention when…

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Saints succeed in Walla Walla

The last weekend in January the Orcas Christian School Saints attended the…

  • Feb 8th, 2018

Vikings go up against Wolverines

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The boys Viking team had their second…

  • Feb 6th, 2018

Vikings sports update | Photos

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings easily beat the Concrete…

  • Jan 22nd, 2018

Vikings have a busy week

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings started last week winning…

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Orcas wrestling brings home the gold

The Orcas Island Wrestling Club traveled to Stanwood on Jan. 6, where…

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Island Market donates new wall mats to high school

Jason and Jacob Linnes of Island Market donated $3,700 wall pads to…

  • Jan 11th, 2018

Orcas Vikings b-ball update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings had a busy post-holiday…

  • Jan 9th, 2018

Vikings end of year basketball update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The lady Vikings dropped games to Mt.…

  • Dec 25th, 2017

Saints review 2017 basketball games

Submitted by the Orcas Christian School. Both of the Saints teams are…

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

S.W.I.S.H. team places third in tournament

The fourth- and fifth-grade S.W.I.S.H. girls basketball team from Orcas went 8-0…

  • Dec 20th, 2017

Orcas Vikings basketball update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings lost their first league…

  • Dec 19th, 2017

Vikings winter sports update

The Lady Vikings start the season with a win.

  • Dec 11th, 2017

Lady Vikings have a strong senior team this season

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Gregg Sasan enters his fifth year as…

  • Dec 6th, 2017

OCS starts its first year of basketball

Submitted by Orcas Christian School. Orcas Christian School is starting this basketball…

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Orcas Vikings ready for another successful year

Last year, the Vikings won the league title and district championship.

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Vikings first ever white out game

Wear white to support the home team

  • Dec 4th, 2017

Round the County race review

The 30th annual Round the County Race was run over the weekend…

  • Nov 27th, 2017

Viking boys soccer take fourth at state

The Orcas Island Viking boys soccer team took fourth place at state…

  • Nov 20th, 2017

Vikings soccer team on to state semi-finals

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Viking men’s soccer team advanced to…

  • Nov 13th, 2017

Viking boys soccer on to state quarter finals

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Viking boys’ soccer team fought a…

  • Nov 6th, 2017

Boys soccer team wins division title; girls season concludes

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The boys’ soccer team won its district…

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Orcas sailors take fifth in pacific coast regatta

Submitted by Sail Orcas. Helena Auger, Emma Freedman, Millie Kau, and Maggie…

  • Oct 27th, 2017

How athletics can change a child’s life | Guest column

by Greg White Special to the Sounder Most of you who know…

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Vikings sports update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Volleyball The Lady Vikings volleyball team dropped…

  • Oct 19th, 2017

OCS volleyball goes pink for breast cancer awareness

Submitted by the Orcas Christian School The Orcas Christian School Saints volleyball…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Viking sports update for Oct. 3-5 | Photos

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Women’s soccer The Lady Vikings lost to…

  • Oct 10th, 2017