Photo gallery: College signing ceremonies
Tuscarora High School hosted a signing ceremony May 29 for seven Husky athletes who will continue their athletic careers in college. The athletes represented the football, softball and soccer programs.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Jun. 13 | 11:57 AM - Briar Woods High School senior Justin Bradley recently signed his letter of intent to run track at Indiana Tech in Fort Wayne, Ind. Look inside for a signing ceremony photo of Bradley and other area student-athletes committed to participate in college athletics.
Virginia AAA/AA state tournament scoreboard
The Woodgrove Wolverines won their second straight Virginia AA state girls soccer championship June 9 at Radford University.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Sun., Jun. 9 | 09:05 PM - Woodgrove High School defeated Briar Woods 2-0 in the Virginia AA girls soccer championship game Sunday to repeat as state champions. Stone Bridge (AAA) and Woodgrove (AA) each fell one step short of a state title with losses in the finals Sunday.
Joseph caps prep career in style; Polk, Graham also win state titles
Loudoun County senior Patrick Joseph keeps his eyes forward during the 1,600-meter run at the Virginia AA state track and field meet, held May 31 and June 1 in Harrisonburg. Joseph took first in both the 800 and 1,600 to cap off his prep career.—Times-Mirror Photo/Holly Marcus
Tue., Jun. 4 | 03:45 PM - As Patrick Joseph rounded the curves of the track in the 800-meter run at the Virginia AA track and field meet in Harrisonburg May 31 and June 1, he wasn't just aiming for gold. In his final solo race, Joseph was aiming to finish on top.
Loudoun Valley makes statement in quarterfinal win over Battlefield
Brittany Raffa, right, embraces Haley Shuford following Loudoun Valley’s 13-9 victory against Battlefield in the Virginia AAA/AA girls lacrosse quarterfinals May 31.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Sun., Jun. 2 | 08:46 PM - The Group AA Loudoun Valley Vikings validated their inclusion in the Virginia AAA/AA state girls lacrosse tournament May 31 with an impressive 13-9 road victory against AAA Northwest Section champion Battlefield in the quarterfinals.
Varsity scoreboard: Six Loudoun teams win postseason games Friday
Sun., Jun. 2 | 12:32 AM - Stone Bridge (AAA softball), Briar Woods (boys soccer, girls soccer) and Woodgrove (AA softball) each won region championship games May 31, while Dominion boys and Loudoun Valley girls advanced in the Virginia AAA/AA state lacrosse tournament.
Region II baseball, soccer and softball tournaments
Fri., May. 31 | 11:34 PM - The Briar Woods Falcons (boys soccer, girls soccer) and the Woodgrove Wolverines (softball) claimed Group AA Region II championships May 31.
Baker’s dozen: 13 Loudoun teams in postseason action Friday
Fri., May. 31 | 10:31 AM - Friday's varsity sports schedule features 13 Loudoun teams competing in postseason games. Region championship games will be contested in soccer, softball and baseball, while lacrosse begins its state playoffs tonight.
White’s perfection not enough as Vikings fall in extra innings
Wed., May. 29 | 06:47 AM - Loudoun Valley High School senior Danny White was perfect in the final start of his prep career May 28 against host Sherando in the Virginia AA Region II baseball quarterfinals.
Woodgrove outlasts Valley to repeat as Northern Section champs
Mon., May. 27 | 10:40 AM - Woodgrove and Loudoun Valley high schools squared off in a girls lacrosse championship game for the second time in nine days May 24 in Purcellville.
Group AA Northern Section lacrosse tournament
Sun., May. 26 | 01:50 PM - The Dominion Titans won the boys championship and the Woodgrove Wolverines claimed the girls championship in the Group AA Northern Section lacrosse tournament.
Dulles District baseball, soccer and softball tournaments
Sat., May. 25 | 02:52 PM - Potomac Falls (baseball), Tuscarora (boys soccer) and Woodgrove (softball, girls soccer) high schools each won AA Dulles District tournament championships.
Loudoun County boys claim Region II track title
Thu., May. 23 | 09:27 AM - The Loudoun County Raiders totaled 51 points in boys events to win the team championship at the Virginia AA Region II track and field meet May 22 at Fluvanna County High School in Palmyra.
All-Dulles District softball team
Wed., May. 22 | 11:43 AM - Woodgrove High School junior catcher Rachel Harris has been selected as the Player of the Year on the 2013 All-Dulles District softball team. Loudoun County senior Kiley Jacobus was voted Pitcher of the Year and Loudoun Valley's Kristin Thurston is the Coach of the Year.
Local teams soar to district track titles
Loudoun County’s Steven Graham, left, Dominion’s Garrett Robinson and Briar Woods’ Brandon Polk race side-by-side in the 100-meter dash at the Dulles District track and field meet May 16. Polk won the 100 dash in a time of 10.82 seconds. Robinson (200 dash) and Graham (400 dash) also won events.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Beverly Denny
Wed., May. 22 | 10:32 AM - Four area track and field teams collected hardware last week as champions of their respective district meets.
All-Dulles District baseball team
Tue., May. 21 | 02:42 PM - Potomac Falls High School senior shortstop Brandon Orbe was voted Player of the Year on the All-Dulles District baseball team. Woodgrove's Brad Bauder garnered Coach of the Year honors. Look inside for full selections.
All-Dulles District soccer teams
Tue., May. 21 | 10:12 AM - Tuscarora senior Angel Ceron-Garcia and Loudoun County sophomore Emily Littell have been selected as Players of the Year on the All-Dulles District boys and girls soccer teams. Look inside for full selections.
Loudoun Valley softball wins in dramatic fashion
Loudoun Valley freshman McKenna Holtz is swarmed by teammates at home plate as the Vikings rejoice following Holtz’s walk-off home run May 17.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Sun., May. 19 | 10:02 AM - Loudoun Valley High School freshman McKenna Holtz will likely hit several more home runs in her varsity career. It is, however, hard to imagine any being more memorable than the one Holtz connected on in the bottom of the seventh inning May 17.
Still the one: Woodgrove continues Dulles District dominance
Woodgrove senior Olivia Becker rises for a shot that finds the back of the net early in the second half. The Wolverines scored the final goal of the first half and first five goals of the second half in an 11-7 win over Loudoun Valley.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Fri., May. 17 | 10:47 AM - Woodgrove High School scored five consecutive goals in the second half to pull away from crosstown rival Loudoun Valley for aa 11-7 victory in the Dulles District girls lacrosse tournament championship game May 15 in Purcellville.
Dulles District lacrosse tournament
Thu., May. 16 | 11:32 AM - The Loudoun County Raiders boys team and the Woodgrove Wolverines girls team followed up their Dulles District regular-season championships by winning district tournament titles May 15.
All-Dulles District lacrosse teams
Tue., May. 14 | 01:27 PM - Sean Rogers and Michael Rexrod of Loudoun County High School share Player of the Year honors on the All-Dulles District boys lacrosse team. Woodgrove senior Bailey Carver is the Player of the Year on the girls side. Look inside for full boys and girls teams.