Sports

Book, seminar seek to educate, initiate pickleball enthusiasts

Bainbridge Island is known for a lot of things, not the least of which is the peculiarly named sport of pickleball. Never heard of it?… Continue reading

Bainbridge boys to play for state title

The Bainbridge Island’s Little League 10/11 All Star baseball team is right where they wanted to be, and right where they hoped to be. On… Continue reading

All-Comers is all set for summer series | Photo gallery

The annual Kiwanis All-Comers Community Track Meet returned to Bainbridge High School Monday. Attendance is free, and open to runners of all ages. The popular… Continue reading

Community track meet returns to BHS Monday

The popular summer series of Kiwanis All-Comers Track Meets starts again at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 9, at the Bainbridge High School track. Attendance is… Continue reading

Guterson to be replaced as BHS girls basketball coach

Bainbridge High School officials recently announced they would seek a replacement for former girls varsity basketball Head Coach Henry Guterson, after having decided not to… Continue reading

Team Sail Like A Girl wins Race to Alaska

KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Team Sail Like A Girl, an eight-woman Bainbridge Island crew, won the Race to Alaska at 12:17 a.m. Sunday after a floating… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2018

BI Rowing varsity girls snag ninth at nationals

SACRAMENTO, California — It was a big weekend for Bainbridge Island Rowing, as two crews competed in the USRowing Youth National Championships in Sacramento, California,… Continue reading

Three teams still perfect after first week

BAINBRIDGE - Three teams remain undefeated following the second game in the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District’s mens softball league. BOF, OFers and… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

Spartans finish in eighth

TACOMA - The Bainbridge Spartans varsity girls water polo team had a successful end to their season, making it to the state championships for meetings… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

Bremerton wins in a close one

BAINBRIDGE - Bremerton bested Bainbridge in a senior softball matchup between the island’s park-and-rec team and their counterparts from Bremerton. Bremerton pulled out the win… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

Gear Grinders take third in state tournament

WENATCHEE - The Gear Grinders, Bainbridge Island’s composite mountain bike racing team, successfully concluded its 2018 season at the Washington Student Cycling League State Championships… Continue reading

All-female crew prepares for Race to Alaska to challenge themselves and encourage more women to pursue sailing

BY EMILY GILBERT Imagine sails fluttering in the breeze, the sunlight glittering on the waves. Maybe a salmon leaps out of the water or the… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2018

Spartans win two, lose two at Washington State 3A Softball Championships

LACEY - The Spartans battled back from a first-round loss against the Warriors to crush the Rebels, then level the Hilanders, in the Washington State… Continue reading

Gear Grinders snag podium spots at Roslyn race

ROSLYN - The Bainbridge Island mountain bike high school and middle school team’s third race of the season took place on May 20, in Roslyn,… Continue reading

Martial arts team advances

BAINBRIDGE - Bainbridge Island’s own Pacific Fusion Martial Sports Team has qualified for the Taekwondo National Championships and Junior Olympics, both to be held in… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2018

SPARTANS AT STATE: Bainbridge girls LAX champions, Part 3 | Photo gallery

The Bainbridge High girls lacrosse team won a historic 10th state title — the most by any team, ever — in a barn-burning finals for… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

SPARTANS AT STATE: Bainbridge girls LAX champions, Part 2 | Photo gallery

The Bainbridge High girls lacrosse team won a historic 10th state title — the most by any team, ever — in a barn-burning finals for… Continue reading

SPARTANS AT STATE: Bainbridge girls LAX champions, Part 1 | Photo gallery

The Bainbridge High girls lacrosse team won a historic 10th state title — the most by any team, ever — in a barn-burning finals for… Continue reading

Island rowers qualify for national tourney in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, Washington - Rowers from all over the region gathered for the 2018 USRowing Northwest Youth Championships in Vancouver, Washington, held from Thursday, May 17… Continue reading

Five Spartans snag top 10 spots at state track meet

TACOMA - Five Spartans finished in the top 10 in their respective events at the recent track & field WIAA State Championship in Tacoma. More… Continue reading