Sports

Vikings’ athletics wraps season with state tournaments

Vikings’ athletics wraps season with state tournaments

Orcas Island High School athletics experienced a stellar spring season with baseball,…

  • Jun 4th, 2018
Vikings’ athletics wraps season with state tournaments
Lady Vikings fight hard at state

Lady Vikings fight hard at state

The Lady Vikings are out of state playoffs on day two after…

  • May 26th, 2018
Lady Vikings fight hard at state
Lady Vikings softball heads to state | Boys lose at state after winning district championship

Lady Vikings softball heads to state | Boys lose at state after winning district championship

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings softball team advanced to…

  • May 21st, 2018
Lady Vikings softball heads to state | Boys lose at state after winning district championship
Boys headed to state playoffs | Softball, golf teams also eyeing state

Boys headed to state playoffs | Softball, golf teams also eyeing state

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Vikings’ baseball entered the postseason swinging…

  • May 21st, 2018
Boys headed to state playoffs | Softball, golf teams also eyeing state
Sailing goes to nationals

Sailing goes to nationals

The Orcas Island High School Sailing Team has been very busy the…

  • May 15th, 2018
Sailing goes to nationals
Vikings look at play-offs

Vikings look at play-offs

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings’ softball team wrapped up…

  • May 8th, 2018
Vikings look at play-offs
Orcas sailing is on to nationals

Orcas sailing is on to nationals

The Orcas sailing team went undefeated this past weekend with a 13-0…

  • May 7th, 2018
Orcas sailing is on to nationals
Islanders organize to form official soccer club for Orcas

Islanders organize to form official soccer club for Orcas

Submitted by the Orcas Football Club A group of committed islanders has…

  • May 6th, 2018
Islanders organize to form official soccer club for Orcas
Sailing team is headed to nationals in Texas

Sailing team is headed to nationals in Texas

The Orcas High School sailing team took second place at district championships…

  • May 4th, 2018
Sailing team is headed to nationals in Texas
Softball, baseball teams continue to dominate

Softball, baseball teams continue to dominate

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings softball team powered through…

  • May 1st, 2018
Softball, baseball teams continue to dominate

Tied golf game for Orcas leads to sudden-death playoff

Submitted by the Friday Harbor golf team The Friday Harbor and Orcas…

  • Apr 25th, 2018
Viking sports update and photos | Softball, baseball, golf

Viking sports update and photos | Softball, baseball, golf

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Vikings golf fought the elements in addition…

  • Apr 18th, 2018
Viking sports update and photos | Softball, baseball, golf
Saints track and field mid-season update

Saints track and field mid-season update

Orcas Christian School is enjoying its second season of participating in track…

  • Apr 6th, 2018
Saints track and field mid-season update
Vikings sports update

Vikings sports update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor Viking softball is showing promising signs for…

  • Apr 4th, 2018
Vikings sports update
Vikings softball and rowing update

Vikings softball and rowing update

by Marty Zier Sports contributor The Lady Vikings softball team continued preparation…

  • Mar 27th, 2018
Vikings softball and rowing update
Orcas sailing team wins Oak Harbor regatta

Orcas sailing team wins Oak Harbor regatta

Eight members of the Orcas High School sailing team traveled to the…

  • Mar 26th, 2018
Orcas sailing team wins Oak Harbor regatta
Sailing team reaps regatta rewards

Sailing team reaps regatta rewards

Orcas Sailors have a great weekend at the Interscholastic Sailing Association Real-Time…

  • Mar 20th, 2018
Sailing team reaps regatta rewards
<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.

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

Sailing team hits the water

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

  • Mar 16th, 2018
Sailing team hits the water
Strong expectations for Vikings golf team

Strong expectations for Vikings golf team

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

  • Mar 15th, 2018
Strong expectations for Vikings golf team
<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

Martial arts class hosts belt promotion ceremony

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

  • Mar 12th, 2018
Martial arts class hosts belt promotion ceremony
Viking power | Season in review

Viking power | Season in review

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

  • Feb 26th, 2018
Viking power | Season in review
Orcas senior takes third place in state wrestling

Orcas senior takes third place in state wrestling

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

Orcas senior takes third place in state wrestling
Viking basketball teams head to regionals

Viking basketball teams head to regionals

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

  • Feb 22nd, 2018
Viking basketball teams head to regionals

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

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
Vikings girls and boys basketball teams move on to regionals
Saints boys basketball ends on a united front

Saints boys basketball ends on a united front

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

  • Feb 14th, 2018
Saints boys basketball ends on a united front
Orcas student on FH wrestling team heads for regional tournament

Orcas student on FH wrestling team heads for regional tournament

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

Orcas student on FH wrestling team heads for regional tournament
Vikings dominate Auburn

Vikings dominate Auburn

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

  • Feb 12th, 2018
Vikings dominate Auburn

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

Saints succeed in Walla Walla

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

  • Feb 8th, 2018
Saints succeed in Walla Walla
Vikings go up against Wolverines

Vikings go up against Wolverines

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

  • Feb 6th, 2018
Vikings go up against Wolverines
Vikings sports update | Photos

Vikings sports update | Photos

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

  • Jan 22nd, 2018
Vikings sports update | Photos
Vikings have a busy week

Vikings have a busy week

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

  • Jan 16th, 2018
Vikings have a busy week
Orcas wrestling brings home the gold

Orcas wrestling brings home the gold

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

  • Jan 12th, 2018
Orcas wrestling brings home the gold
Island Market donates new wall mats to high school

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
Island Market donates new wall mats to high school
Orcas Vikings b-ball update

Orcas Vikings b-ball update

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

  • Jan 9th, 2018
Orcas Vikings b-ball update
Vikings end of year basketball update

Vikings end of year basketball update

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

  • Dec 25th, 2017
Vikings end of year basketball update
Saints review 2017 basketball games

Saints review 2017 basketball games

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

  • Dec 23rd, 2017
Saints review 2017 basketball games