BRIAR WOODS FALCONS
Thu., May. 5 | 08:00 AM - Any weekday morning, rise before the roosters and head out to Beaverdam Creek Reservoir off Belmont Ridge Road in Ashburn. The lake's normally placid waters will be churned up and waving, as eight young people paddle madly across it, seemingly desperate to get to the other side. These young people will all be perspiring from the effort, even though their day's real work - school - is still a few hours away.
Sun., Apr. 24 | 11:00 AM - Gavin Rupp would have loved a night like the one April 22 at Briar Woods High School. He would have loved to have been playing alongside many of his closest friends, playing at his favorite position of shortstop donned from head to toe in a No. 15 Falcons uniform. He would have certainly loved the final result, too.
Thu., Apr. 21 | 09:14 AM - When Colin Shutler signed a national letter of intent with the University of Virginia, he completed a matched set. Two Shutler brothers graduating from Briar Woods High School over two years; two soccer goalkeepers playing for Division I colleges. Colin is bound for Virginia while Chris Shutler is a freshman with Binghamton University.
Wed., Apr. 20 | 03:02 PM - Briar Woods High School alums Cam Serigne (Wake Forest) and Trace McSorley (Penn State) are college standouts; four local youth leagues partner to form Loudoun Youth Football Association; Virginia High School League endorses Heads Up program; and Dulles Patriots youth organization holding early bird registration.
Tue., Apr. 19 | 12:52 PM - Loudoun Valley boys and Rock Ridge girls each placed third in their respective team standings at the 2016 Wolverine Track Classic. The 25-school event was contested April 15 at Woodgrove High School in Purcellville.
Fri., Apr. 15 | 09:46 AM - Gavin Verfurth’s early second-half strike proved to be the difference April 14 in Briar Woods’ 1-0 boys' soccer victory versus host Tuscarora in Leesburg. Verfurth fired home the game’s lone goal from close range on a putback of his own saved shot in the 50th minute to give the Falcons their third straight win in Conference 14 play.
Wed., Apr. 13 | 02:49 PM - The last gasp of high school basketball came April 10 at Marshall High School in Falls Church for the DMVStream.com NOVA Challenge all-star hoops extravaganza. The event began with a game between standouts from Prince William and Fairfax South, followed by a 3-point and slam dunk competition and rounded off with Fairfax North battling the boys from Loudoun.
Wed., Apr. 13 | 12:32 PM - Seniors Luke Giroux and Cade Groton combined for seven goals to help lead Stone Bridge to a 14-10 victory against Briar Woods April 12 in a boys' lacrosse match-up of previously undefeated teams. Look inside for scores and submitted recaps from baseball, lacrosse, soccer, softball and tennis.
Mon., Apr. 4 | 10:43 AM - Loudoun versus Fairfax, round three. For a third consecutive year, top senior basketball players from Loudoun and Fairfax public high schools will square off April 10 as part of the DMVStream.com NOVA Challenge.
Fri., Apr. 1 | 01:30 PM - Four Loudoun players were selected on the second team of the VHSL Group 5A All-State basketball squad. Briar Woods senior Lucas Martin and Tuscarora senior Kyle Copeland in boys, and Broad Run senior Mariah Leonard and Tuscarora senior Chloe Roach on the girls' side.
Fri., Apr. 1 | 01:04 PM - The varsity spring sports season is back in full stride following spring break. Look inside for scores and submitted recaps from baseball, lacrosse, soccer, softball and tennis.
Wed., Mar. 23 | 11:18 AM - Varsity boys' lacrosse was for the birds March 18 in Brambleton as the homestanding Falcons of Briar Woods High School felled the Eagles of Freedom High School 10-8 in come-from-behind fashion.
Tue., Mar. 22 | 02:56 PM - Briar Woods High School recognized two senior student-athletes who will continue their football careers in college during a March 16 reception in the school's library.
Tue., Feb. 23 | 03:44 PM - A pair of Broad Run Spartans, a Loudoun Valley Viking and a John Champe Knight reigned supreme in their weight divisions at the VHSL state wrestling championships. Broad Run's Brandon Steel and Jonathan Birchmeier stood atop the podium at the Group 5A championships. Loudoun Valley's Cade Kiely and John Champe's Elijah Boldin each won state crowns at the Group 4A championships.
Sun., Feb. 14 | 09:21 AM - Broad Run, Freedom and Potomac Falls high schools each produced two individual champions, while Briar Woods, Loduoun Valley and Stone Bridge were each represented by one individual champion Feb. 13 at the 5A North Region or 4A West Region wrestling tournaments.
Robinson signs to play basketball at Alderson Broaddus Basketball’s big finish: Loudoun falls short versus Fairfax More Basketball
Loudoun boasts four state wrestling champions Nine Loudoun wrestlers claim individual titles at regional tournaments More Wrestling
Burris, Shi win dual titles, lead strong Loudoun contingent at state swim meets Heritage swims to 4A West Region girls’ team title More Swimming
Freedom, Wrighte on top at VHSL state gymnastics meet Regional gymnastics: Freedom Eagles soar back into states More Gymnastics
Loudoun’s Varsity Spring Sports Rewind: April 25-May 3 games My brother’s a keeper: Colin Shutler to join older sibling Chris as college goalkeeper More Soccer
Loudoun’s Varsity Spring Sports Rewind: April 25-May 3 games Briar Woods doubles up Stone Bridge in “Batter Up for Rupp” game More Baseball
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Rock Ridge, Valley lead Loudoun’s charge at Wolverine Track Classic Ashburn Elite rack up 25 medals at track championships More Track
Loudoun County alum McLister aces Asian Tour qualifying Rock Ridge’s Yoon to tee off for University of Virginia More Golf
Loudoun Valley’s Hunter is Gatorade’s National Runner of the Year Loudoun pair run to national acclaim at Foot Locker Championships More Cross Country