Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 22 games
Sat., Jan. 24 | 09:42 AM - Loudoun County and Tuscarora high schools each won boys and girls varsity games Thursday evening. Heritage boys, Stone Bridge boys, Park View girls and Broad Run girls also earned victories.
Broad Run carries gridiron success onto court
Broad Run junior Jaleel Robinson fends off Tuscarora sophomore Tique Yarbrough and junior George Cross Jan. 16 in Leesburg as the Spartans outlasted the Huskies, 74-72.Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Thu., Jan. 22 | 02:04 PM - The starting lineup for the Broad Run Spartans hasn't changed much from fall to winter – and neither have the results.
Huskies find their groove in second half, top Spartans 60-51
Junior Chloe Roach drives to the basket for a layup during the second half of Tuscarora’s 60-51 victory against Broad Run. Roach paced the Huskies with 16 points.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Wed., Jan. 21 | 09:12 AM - Tuscarora High School coach Michael Newkirk did not make any halftime adjustments after his normally high-octane squad was limited to 17 points in the first half Jan. 16 against Broad Run.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 16-17 games
Sun., Jan. 18 | 12:17 PM - Loudoun County sweeps varsity doubleheader against Heritage; Potomac Falls and Rock Ridge boys work OT to win; John Champe boys keep rolling; Christina Adlam sets school record for steals in Park View girls win; freshman Jordan Miller nets game-high 17 points for Loudoun Valley boys to highlight Saturday's action.
King’s layup at buzzer lifts Spartans over Huskies
Broad Run senior Tyriek King rises for the winning layup in the final seconds against Tuscarora. The Spartans outlasted the Huskies 74-72 in a seesaw contest Jan. 16 in Leesburg.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Jan. 17 | 08:54 AM - After 144 points were scored during more than 31 minutes of game time between Broad Run and host Tuscarora in Leesburg Jan. 16, the back-and-forth contest was decided by a wild nonstop final 37 seconds. The final three seconds, to be precise.
For Tibbits, high school sports are Tayler-made
Loudoun County senior Tayler Tibbits warms up prior to a Jan. 9 game against Woodgrove. Tibbits is a three-sport athlete, also competing on County’s cheer squad and track and field team.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Jan. 14 | 09:12 AM - Once in a while, Tayler Tibbits has to be snapped out of it. Perspiring in her Loudoun County High School basketball uniform during a timeout, she will be huddled alongside her teammates as they strain to hear their coaches' instructions. In the background, the Raider cheerleaders entertain the crowd.
Allen nets Panther scoring mark
Tue., Jan. 13 | 01:13 PM - Senior forward Wanya Allen poured in a game-high 19 points during Potomac Falls' 75-46 boys' basketball victory against Freedom on Jan. 10 to become the school's career scoring leader.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 9-10 games
First-year Rock Ridge High School defeated Heritage 63-54 in varsity boys’ basketball on Friday night.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Jan. 12 | 11:03 AM - Tuscarora High School swept Briar Woods in a varsity boys' and girls' basketball doubleheader Saturday. The Huskies improved to 9-2 in girls' play and 8-2 in boys' action.
Loudoun County tops Woodgrove in seesaw affair
Loudoun County junior Alyssa Paige and Woodgrove senior Brooke Basinger vie for the ball. The Raiders overcame a first-half deficit to win 57-53 and improve to 10-1 this season.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Jan. 10 | 08:16 AM - The Loudoun County Raiders produced the final run in a Dulles District girls' basketball game against the Woodgrove Wolverines to earn a 57-53 road win Friday night in Purcellville. Woodgrove senior Brooke Basinger surpassed 1,000 career points in the game.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 5 games
Tue., Jan. 6 | 09:51 AM - Park View, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley and Broad Run girls, along with Tuscarora boys won varsity basketball games Monday night. Sophomore Christina Adlam scored 20 points, grabbed eight rebounds and swiped six steals in Park View's victory.
Broad Run falls in tourney title game
Wed., Dec. 31 | 04:58 PM - Broad Run High School's Mariah Leonard poured in 21 points to lead both teams, but the Spartans fell to Oakton 66-45 in Ashburn Dec. 30 in the championship game of the Maroon & Gold Classic.
Varsity Winter Sports Rewind
First-year Rock Ridge High School defeated Freedom 63-50 in varsity boys’ basketball Dec. 3 to earn its first-ever win in its initial game.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Dec. 22 | 10:05 AM - The 2014-2015 winter varsity sports season is underway. Look inside for results and submitted stats from boys' basketball, girls' basketball, wrestling, swimming and gymnastics events.
Fast start propels Woodgrove past Heritage
Woodgrove junior Sarah Root delivers a jump pass in between Heritage defenders Jonique Mitchell and Julia Ng. The Wolverines built a 17-point lead after one quarter and went on to win 66-46.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Fri., Dec. 19 | 01:07 PM - The Woodgrove Wolverines surged out to a 17-point lead by the end of the first quarter, dooming the homestanding Heritage Pride to a 66-46 loss in Dulles District girls' basketball action Dec. 17 in Leesburg.
Freshmen hoopsters make good first impression
Thu., Dec. 11 | 02:20 PM - A total of 26 freshmen student-athletes from DI Sports & Athletics recently made the varsity or junior varsity basketball teams at their respective Loudoun high schools.
Park View tabs Orchant as next basketball coach
Tue., Aug. 19 | 12:48 PM - Zack Orchant has been hired as head varsity boys basketball coach at Park View High School in Sterling.
Robinson shines at ODU basketball camp
Sun., Jul. 6 | 11:30 PM - Potomac Falls High School rising senior guard A.J. Robinson was recognized as a Top 10 performer in a recent Elite Camp at Old Dominion University.
Woodgrove’s Marshall to hoop at Gordon College
Wed., Jun. 25 | 09:22 AM - Woodgrove High School Class of 2014 graduate Dylan Marshall will continue his basketball career at Gordon College in Massachusetts. He will study physics and engineering.
Freedom’s Collins to hoop at King University
A three-sport athlete at Freedom High School, Arnelle Collins is taking her basketball skills to King University. She is pictured with her parents Celeste and Gary.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Jun. 3 | 02:07 PM - Freedom High School senior Arnelle Collins has signed her national letter of intent to play basketball at King University, a NCAA Division II program in Bristol, Tenn.
Shallis to coach Briar Woods boys’ basketball
Thu., May. 15 | 11:55 AM - Briar Woods High School has tabbed Kip Shallis as head coach of its varsity boys' basketball team. Shallis takes over for Michael Benson, who resigned after the 2013-2014 season to spend more time with family.
Nine Loudoun players selected on VHSCA All-State basketball team
Tue., Apr. 29 | 06:03 PM - Loudoun County senior Maggie Phillips and Loudoun Valley senior Paul Rowley are first-team selections in their respective classifications on the Virginia High School Coaches Association All-State Basketball team. Seven area players earned second-team honors.