Spartans claim second place at state swim meet

Spartan swimmer Jude Wenker found himself in a familiar place on Saturday at the King County Aquatics Center: at the top of the winners’ platform,… Continue reading


Annual cycling season kickoff returns to island streets | Photo gallery

Once more the last Sunday in February heralded the unofficial start of the cycling season in the Pacific Northwest with the return of the Chilly… Continue reading


Sole State Spartan wrestler grapples through two showings

Bainbridge High Schooler Garrett Swanson, the only member of the school’s varsity wrestling squad to advance to the recent Mat Classic XXXII State tournament in… Continue reading


Spartans swim to second at Districts

Jude Wenker placed first in the 200-yard freestyle and also won the 100-yard freestyle for the Bainbridge Spartans at last weekend’s Sea-King District 2 Championships… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2020

Spartans send two gymnasts to State

Two gymnasts from the Bainbridge Spartan squad have qualified for this week’s 3A Washington State Gymnastics Championships. Bainbridge’s Katharine Cooper will compete in all four… Continue reading

Juanita loss knocks Spartans from SeaKing tourney

A first-game loss to Juanita Feb. 15 ended the postseason run of the Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team. The final score was 57-44… Continue reading

Island girls score initial win in postseason showing

So far, so good. The Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team (12-9 overall, 9-7 in conference) scored a win in their first appearance of… Continue reading

Chilly Hilly bike ride to return to island roads

Bainbridge drivers and ferry travelers should be on the lookout for boatloads of bicyclists as the annual Chilly Hilly Bicycle Classic returns to the island… Continue reading

Seven Spartans advance to regional wrestling tournament

Seven members of the Bainbridge High School varsity wrestling team - three boys and four girls - will advance to the Regional tournament after having… Continue reading

Boys b-ball postseason ends with loss to Roosevelt

After a victorious first appearance in the postseason, a loss to Roosevelt on Tuesday, Feb. 11 in the second round of the 3A District Qualifier… Continue reading

Spartans make mark in Metro League Championships

Four gymnasts from Bainbridge Island had top-10 finishes at the Metro League Championships last week. The Bainbridge Spartans finished third overall as a team, thanks… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2020

EC loss ends BHS girls basketball season

An outsized loss to Eastside Catholic on the road ended the Bainbridge High School varsity girls’ regular basketball season Feb. 7. It was their second… Continue reading

Spartans score Senior Night basketball win over Lincoln

The Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team handily bested the visitors from Lincoln (0-21 overall) to claim a win during the last home game of… Continue reading

Spartans snag league crown for sixth time

Metro League Champions. Don’t stop us if you’re heard this one before. And, unfortunately for the rest of the Metro League, they have heard this… Continue reading

Spartans best EC on Senior Night

The Bainbridge Spartans won 10 of 11 races to beat Eastside Catholic in varsity boys swimming & diving last week at the Bainbridge Island Aquatic… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2020

BHS boys down 67-56 against Ingraham

The penultimate home game of the regular season saw the Bainbridge High School varsity boys basketball team suffer a 67-56 loss to the visitors from… Continue reading

Ballard slips past BHS in gymnastics

Ballard beat Bainbridge in the much-anticipated rematch last week in girls varsity gymnastics. Ballard hosted the meet in Seattle, and the Beavers outlasted the Spartans… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2020

Bainbridge doubly bested at year’s final wrestling match

The last wrestling match of the regular season saw the Bainbridge High School varsity squad lose to Nathan Hale and Ingraham on the road Jan.… Continue reading

Island girls slam Rams 67-40 in Senior Night b-ball battle

The Spartans smoked the Rams so sufficiently the fire alarm was set off. Yes, just as the halftime buzzer sounded during the Bainbridge High School… Continue reading

More Spartans get nod for State

The Bainbridge Spartans swimming & diving team qualified another two divers for the state 3A championships following the 11 Dive Qualifier on Saturday at the… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020