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.  

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ VHS Boys Wrestling

February 26th, 2020 - Posted in

VHS Wrestling coaches Anders and Per-Lars Blomgren, and senior captain wrestler Richard Rivas-Gutierrez, join host Doug Langworthy to talk about the wrestling season and look ahead to the state tournament.

Host Doug Langworthy welcomes Pirates boys basketball head coach Andy Sears and senior players JJ Bogaard and Finnbar Anderson to the show, and they spend the time talking hoops, teamwork, and sustained success.

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ BBRC

November 13th, 2019 - Posted in

Host Doug Langworthy is joined by Burton Beach Rowing Club coach Richard Parr and five of his rowers, and they have a great time discussing the sport of rowing, teamwork, dedication, and they even mix in talking about some of the places in the world their oars have taken them.  These dedicated young athletes are […]

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ Volleyball

October 16th, 2019 - Posted in

Host Doug Langworthy is joined by four Pirates Volleyball players and they discuss the fun of the game, the season so far, and look ahead to the future.  This is a fun show and these young women know their stuff!

Host Doug Langworthy is joined by Pirate Cross Country head coach Laura Johnson and some of her senior runners and other coaches, and they discuss the unique attributes of running cross country, give a turn-by-turn guide to the Vashon Island course, and wax poetic about some of the more personal aspects of running.

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ VHS Girls Soccer

September 25th, 2019 - Posted in

Host Doug Langworthy welcomes VHS girls varsity soccer coach Scott Nicolino and four of his players to the Sports Machine.  They discuss their successful run last season, the upcoming season, beating Charles Wright, why they like playing together, and more!

Girls Soccer – 09.17.2019

September 18th, 2019 - Posted in

Vashon Island Sports Machine ~ Passport 2 Pain

September 11th, 2019 - Posted in

Host Doug Langworthy is joined by Zabette MacComber, Bruce Morser, and Colby Atwood (with a guest cameo by Rick Wallace), three (four) Islanders that lead the organization and staging of the annual Passport 2 Pain bicycle ride around (and up and down) Vashon and Maury Islands.  They discuss the event’s history, challenges, how to become […]