Strong finish lifts Midlothian past Loudoun County in VHSL 4A girls’ basketball semifinal
Thu., Mar. 12 | 02:24 PM - In a game filled with scoring runs, Midlothian produced the final surge in the VHSL 4A state girls' basketball semifinals against Loudoun County to record a 55-51 victory March 12 at the Siegel Center in Richmond.
One final fling for Loudoun prep gymnasts
Freedom’s Anna Broussard demonstrates power and grace as she launches herself to the springboard in the vault event March 8 at the 2015 VHSL Open Gymnastics Championships.—Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud
Wed., Mar. 11 | 03:07 PM - As the last hurrah to close the high school season, the top prep gymnasts in Virginia came together March 8 inside the gymnasium at Nokesville's Patriot High School to see who is the best of the best.
Raiders, Huskies set to embark on state basketball playoffs
Wed., Mar. 11 | 08:10 AM - A pair of Loudoun high schools are headed to Richmond for the Virginia High School League State girls' basketball playoffs after advancing to the championship game of their respective region tournaments.
Postseason basketball: Region tournament scoreboard
The Loudoun County Raiders defeated Chancellor 51-31 on Wednesday night in the 4A North Region semifinals to advance to the region championship and secure a spot in the state tournament.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sun., Mar. 8 | 10:05 AM - Loudoun County (4A) and Tuscarora (5A) high schools have advanced to the Virginia High School League State girls' basketball tournament as region finalists.
Raider alums set the pace for Hokies
Former teammates at Loudoun County High School, Tommy Curtin, left, and Patrick Joseph are now excelling as track and field teammates at Virginia Tech.—Photo Courtesy/Ashley Klevenhagen
Fri., Mar. 6 | 01:07 PM - The men's indoor track team of Virginia Tech won the Atlantic Coast Conference championship Feb. 27 in Blacksburg, and the Hokies have a couple of former Loudoun County Raiders to thank for it.
All-Conference 21 basketball teams
Tue., Mar. 3 | 04:56 PM - Derek Fisher of Loudoun County High School and Steve Douglas of Woodgrove were voted Coaches of the Year on the 4A All-Conference 21 basketball teams after guiding their squads to conference titles this winter.
Raiders storm into 4A North semifinals, push win streak to 22
Loudoun County senior Gabrielle Gillis pries the ball away from the hands of Fluvanna County senior Kiersten Allen during a 4A North Region girls’ basketball quarterfinal game. The Raiders won 57-26 to advance to the region semifinals.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sun., Mar. 1 | 02:41 PM - Loudoun County High School needed nearly a full quarter in its 4A North Region girls' basketball quarterfinal game against Fluvanna County to get its offense on track following an eight-day layoff.
Photos added: Swimmers strike gold at state meets
Woodgrove freshman Keely Hemminger raced to titles in the 200-yard and 500-yard freestyle events Feb. 20 at the Virginia High School League Group 4A State Swimming Championships in Christiansburg.—Times-Mirror/Richard Schumaker
Thu., Feb. 26 | 05:31 PM - Keely Hemminger of Woodgrove High School raced to a pair of crowns, and Dominion's JP Popovich, Potomac Falls' William Lin, Stone Bridge's Andi Mack and Heritage's girls' relay team each won an event title Feb. 20-21 at the Virginia High School League State Swimming Championships.
Dominion’s Atariwa stands atop podium at VHSL 4A wrestling tourney
Dominion junior Adeeb Atariwa, shown here wrestling in the Conference 21 tournament, pinned Sherando’s Ben Avery just 16 seconds into the second round of the 285-pound championship bout.—Times-Mirror File/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 24 | 11:40 AM - Junior Adeeb Atariwa became Dominion High School's first-ever state champion wrestler in dominant fashion Feb. 20 at the Virginia High School League Group 4A Wrestling Championships in Salem.
4A Conference 21 basketball tournament
Sat., Feb. 21 | 08:09 AM - Loudoun County (girls) and Woodgrove (boys) prevailed in 4A Conference 21 basketball tournament championship games Feb. 20. The Raiders won the girls' title as the No. 2 seed and the Wolverines claimed the boys' crown as the No. 3 seed.
Heritage girls swim to 4A North Region crown
Sun., Feb. 15 | 09:22 PM - Heritage High School edged Woodgrove by two points for the girls' team championship at the 4A North Region Swim Championships, contested Feb. 13 at the Collegiate School Aquatic Center in Richmond.
Raiders boys, girls advance in conference tourney
Loudoun County senior Quad Borup elevates for a layup against Dominion in the quarterfinals of the Group 4A Conference 21 boys’ basketball tournament. Borup scored a game-high 22 points in the Raiders’ 61-55 victory.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Feb. 14 | 01:31 AM - The Loudoun County Raiders tipped off their basketball postseason in winning fashion, sweeping quarterfinal round games Feb. 13 as the 4A Conference 21 boys' and girls' tournaments got underway.
Freedom leads the way at 5A North Region gymnastics meet
Wed., Feb. 11 | 10:02 AM - Freedom High School punched its ticket for the VHSL State Team Championships with a top of the podium performance Feb. 9 at the 5A North Region gymnastics meet.
Woodgrove edges Sherando for Conference 21 wrestling crown
Woodgrove senior Dylan Shockey takes hold of Sherando’s Curtis Guthridge’s leg in the 126-pound championship match Feb. 7 at the 4A Conference 21 Wrestling Championships. Shockey earned the decisive point with an escape in the third period to pull out a 3-2 decision.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 10 | 03:02 PM - The first 195 matches of the day were not enough to decide a team champion at the Conference 21 Wrestling Championships Feb. 7 at Woodgrove High School in Purcellville. The point totals of Sherando and the homestanding Wolverines were too close to call.
Varsity rewind: Feb. 5-7 events
Mon., Feb. 9 | 10:29 AM - Broad Run High School won the 5A Conference 14 wrestling championship on Friday evening. Woodgrove High School followed suit by claiming the 4A Conference 21 wrestling championship on Saturday.
Valley, Heritage, County’s Miner tops in conference gymnastics
Thu., Feb. 5 | 01:57 PM - Loudoun County High School senior Victoria Miner is a mainstay in the gymnastics postseason. A four-year member of the Raiders' squad, Miner has made it to the state meet each winter, qualifying for all four events.
Varsity Rewind: Feb. 2-4 events
Thu., Feb. 5 | 11:06 AM - Loudoun Valley High School received stellar efforts from its varsity boys' basketball, girls' basketball and gymnastics teams Wednesday night. Heritage claimed the team title at the Conference 21 gymnastics meet.
4A Conference 21 swim results
Tue., Feb. 3 | 02:14 PM - Woodgrove won the boys' title and Heritage claimed the girls' crown at the Conference 21 Swim Championships Jan. 31 at Claude Moore Recreation Center in Sterling.
Loudoun County H.S. seeks Hall of Fame nominations
Tue., Feb. 3 | 09:23 AM - The Hall of Fame selection committee at Loudoun County High School is soliciting nominations to be considered in the Class of 2015.
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.