Host Doug Langworthy welcomes Coach Scott Nicolino and senior captains Jakob Heuschert and Zac VanDeusen from the VHS boys soccer team to the show. Two years ago the Pirates won the state soccer championship, and with no season last year they are still the defending champs. We discuss soccer and school in the pandemic.

Vashon Pirates vs. Cascade Christian Cougars Nasqually Regional Playoffs Pirates : 5 Cougars : 0

Join David Leonhardt and Greg Martin live for the Girls Varsity Soccer home game against Cascade Christian. Coach Scott Nicolino feels confident about Vashon’s chance at the title! Join us and listen in live for all the play-by-play action.

VHS Girls Soccer – February 20, 2021

February 21st, 2021 - Posted in

VHS Sports are Back! And so is the Vashon Island Sports Machine. Join host Doug Langworthy as he welcomes VHS girls soccer team head coach Scott Nicolino and team captains Tamsen Henry and Phoebe Wilke to the show to talk soccer ahead of their first games of the season. They discuss practice in the pandemic, their […]

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ Oct 27, 2020

October 28th, 2020 - Posted in

Host Doug Langworthy welcomes three guests to the Sports Machine this week. First up is islander Madeleine Wolczko, a former VHS athlete who will join the show to discuss her recent ‘Beat Your GPS’ challenge (sounds crazy to us!). Next is Vashon School District Athletic Director Andy Sears, who gives an update on VHS’s return-to-play […]

Curious what high school sports might look like in the time of COVID?  Host Doug Langworthy welcomes the VHS athletic director and coaches of various sports to discuss how our student athletes might safely get back on the fields, courts, trails, and mats.

Leaders from four of the islands youth sports clubs (basketball, soccer, baseball, and wrestling) join host Doug Langworthy to discuss island sports in the age of COVID19 and talk about potential restarting plans.

The Vashon Island Sports Machine is joined by some key members of 2019’s state championship boys’ soccer team.  Host Doug Langworthy plays clips from VoV’s broadcast of the Pirates title clinching win against Winlock-Toledo, and the players tell the story of the game in their own words.  Go Pirates!

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ VHS Baseball

March 11th, 2020 - Posted in

Host Doug Langworthy is joined by Coach Marc McCann and four of his baseball players to discuss their excitement around the upcoming season, what makes baseball so great, and share a few stories about playing the game with each other.