Loudoun County’s Aycock to play volleyball at Rider
Olivia Aycock rises for a spike during the 2013 VHSL Group 4A state championship match. Aycock has one season left in a Loudoun County Raiders uniform before moving on to play at Rider University.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Jeff Scudder
Fri., Jul. 18 | 05:10 PM - Loudoun County High School rising senior Olivia Aycock has committed to continue her volleyball career at Rider University in New Jersey.
2014 varsity football season is fast approaching
Potomac Falls High School wide receiver Wanya Allen heads upfield after catching a pass during a 2013 game against Sterling rival Dominion. The teams will face each other to open and close the 2014 regular season after splitting two games last fall.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Doug Stroud
Tue., Jul. 15 | 01:45 PM - Forty-six days. With the Virginia High School League recently releasing the 2014 master football schedule, the countdown is on until the season kicks off Aug. 29.
Virginia High School League All-State selections
Katie Strycharz was one of three players from Dominion High School’s girls’ soccer state championship team to be selected to the VHSL All-State team. Strycharz will continue her soccer career at Carnegie Mellon University.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Jul. 14 | 07:06 AM - The Virginia High School League has begun releasing All-State teams for 2014 varsity spring sports. Look inside to see which Loudoun student-athletes were selected.
Raiders’ Moreno named VHSCA 4A Player of the Year in boys’ soccer
Sat., Jul. 12 | 06:40 PM - James Moreno of Loudoun County High School continues to receive accolades following his breakthrough senior season. Moreno has been selected as the Player of the Year on the Virginia High School Coaches Association 4A All-State boys' soccer team.
Leesburg native Hurley ties for fourth at The Greenbrier Classic
Billy Hurley III climbed to 70th on the 2014 PGA Tour money list following his tied for fourth place finish at The Greenbrier Classic.—Photo Courtesy/PGA Tour
Tue., Jul. 8 | 07:54 AM - Leading a PGA Tour event after three rounds for the first time in his career, Leesburg native Billy Hurley III was unable to hold on for his first tour victory July 6 in The Greenbrier Classic.
Raiders celebrate college-bound athletes
Mon., Jun. 30 | 07:00 AM - Student-athletes from Loudoun County High School who are committed to play college athletics joined together recently for a group photo in front of the Leesburg school.
Madgwick, Rexrode garner All-American lacrosse honors
Sat., Jun. 21 | 08:00 AM - Michael Rexrode of Loudoun County High School and Noah Madgwick of Stone Bridge have been selected as U.S. Lacrosse All-Americans.
Moreno’s late goal helps Raiders complete task
Players and coaches rejoice after James Moreno scored with 10 seconds left in regulation to lift Loudoun County to its first VHSL 4A boys’ soccer championship.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Tue., Jun. 17 | 02:31 PM - Loudoun County High School's motto throughout the 2014 boys' soccer season was 'One Goal'. That goal was to put the Raider program on the state map.
Loudoun County drops heartbreaker to Albemarle in OT
Albemarle’s Hunter Brown checks Loudoun County senior Michael Rexrode late in regulation of the VHSL 5A boys’ lacrosse final. Despite the hard hit, Rexrode was able to maintain possession.—Times-Mirror Photo/Doug Stroud
Tue., Jun. 17 | 01:31 PM - Leading 10-8 over Albemarle, the Loudoun County Raiders were four minutes away from becoming the Virginia High School League 5A boys' lacrosse champions June 15 at Lake Braddock High School.
VHSL state playoffs scoreboard
Sun., Jun. 15 | 10:09 PM - Briar Woods (5A girls soccer), Broad Run (5A boys soccer), Dominion (4A girls soccer), Loudoun County (4A boys soccer), Loudoun Valley (3A baseball) and Woodgrove (4A softball, 5A girls lacrosse) each won Virginia High School League state championships this weekend.
Hunter, Lynch, Yarborough strike gold at VHSL track and field championships
Loudoun Valley sophomore Andrew Hunter, left, pushes past Kenneth Hagen of Blacksburg to win the 1,600-meter run at the VHSL 3A state track and field championships in Harrisonburg. Hunter also claimed gold in the 3,200-meter run.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jeremiah Knupp
Tue., Jun. 10 | 02:44 PM - Andrew Hunter of Loudoun Valley High School capped a tremendous sophomore campaign by crossing the finish line first in both the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter runs at the VHSL Group 3A state track and field championships June 7 in Harrisonburg.
Postseason scoreboard: Friday’s region championship games
The Woodgrove Wolverines won their second title this postseason June 6 at home, defeating Fauquier 7-1 in the 4A North Region softball championship game.—Photo Courtesy/Jeff Vennitti, Viva Loudoun
Sat., Jun. 7 | 10:30 AM - Briar Woods (girls soccer), Broad Run (boys soccer), Dominion (girls soccer), Loudoun County (boys soccer), Loudoun Valley (baseball), Stone Bridge (baseball) and Woodgrove (softball) won championship games in their respective region tournaments Friday evening.
Third-quarter outburst propels Raiders to boys’ lacrosse crown
The Loudoun County Raiders pose with their 5A North Zone boys’ lacrosse tournament championship trophy June 5 in Leesburg.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jason S. Rufner
Fri., Jun. 6 | 07:30 AM - The Loudoun County High School boys' lacrosse squad had a special birthday present for head coach Dave Colangelo.
5A North Zone lacrosse tournament scoreboard
Thu., Jun. 5 | 09:26 PM - Loudoun County High School boys and Woodgrove High School girls prevailed in the 5A North Zone lacrosse tournament championship games Thursday night.
Postseason scoreboard: Wednesday’s region semifinal games
Thu., Jun. 5 | 09:21 AM - Briar Woods (softball, girls soccer), Broad Run (boys soccer), Dominion (girls soccer), Freedom (baseball), John Champe (girls soccer), Loudoun County (boys soccer), Loudoun Valley (baseball), Stone Bridge (baseball, girls soccer) and Woodgrove (softball) have each advanced to the championship games in their respective region tournaments.
All-Conference 21 softball team
Wed., Jun. 4 | 03:02 PM - Woodgrove High School senior Rachel Harris has been selected as the Player of the Year on the All-Conference 21 softball team. Delany Turner of Loudoun County is the Pitcher of the Year.
All-Conference 21 baseball team
Wed., Jun. 4 | 02:18 PM - Heritage High School senior pitcher Zack Hopeck has been selected as the Player of the Year on the All-Conference 21 baseball team.
All-Conference 21 girls soccer team
Wed., Jun. 4 | 12:39 PM - Elysse Branton has been selected as Player of the Year and Mike Reles is the Coach of the Year on the All-Conference 21 girls' soccer team after leading Dominion High School to the inaugural conference championship.
All-Conference 21 boys soccer team
Wed., Jun. 4 | 12:08 PM - James Moreno has been selected as Player of the Year and Arni Sepehri is the Coach of the Year on the All-Conference 21 boys' soccer team after leading Loudoun County High School to the inaugural conference championship.
Postseason scoreboard: Monday’s region quarterfinal games
The Broad Run Spartans - shown here rejoicing during a regular-season victory against Tuscarora - opened the 5A North Region playoffs with a 5-1 home victory against Massaponax on June 2.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jun. 3 | 01:25 PM - A total of 14 Loudoun teams won quarterfinal round games Monday in the 5A North, 4A North and 3A East region baseball, softball and soccer tournaments to earn spots in Wednesday's semifinal round.