Loudoun duo helps Mary Washington advance to NCAA Sweet 16
Tue., Mar. 11 | 03:01 PM - The University of Mary Washington is headed to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division III men's basketball tournament for the first time. The Eagles' roster includes Broad Run alum Taylor Johnson and Loudoun Valley grad John Yoxthimer.
3A East All-Region basketball team
Tue., Mar. 4 | 12:56 PM - Loudoun Valley High School's Paul Rowley, Emily Thompson and Jerica Mingo, along with John Champe's Rachel Malinowski were selected on the Virginia 3A East All-Region basketball team.
Regional basketball playoffs scoreboard
Sat., Mar. 1 | 06:40 AM - Loudoun County High School fell 64-53 to host William Fleming on Friday night in the 4A North Region girls' championship game. The Raiders will advance to the Virginia 4A state tournament as regional finalists.
Relay Pride: Heritage swims to state relay title
Senior Tim Burris, shown here performing the backstroke at the Conference 21 meet, teamed with Phillip Crouch, Michael Burris and Jake Schroth to win the 200-yard medley relay title in a time of 1:40.24 at the Virginia 4A state swim championships.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Joel Wolcott
Thu., Feb. 27 | 10:52 AM - Heritage High School's prolific 200-yard medley relay team highlighted a strong showing by area competitors at the Virginia 4A state swim championships. The Pride's Tim Burris, Phillip Crouch, Michael Burris and Jake Schroth touched the wall first to claim state gold Feb. 22 at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center.
Mat Kings: Four Loudoun wrestlers bring home state gold
Emotion overcomes Potomac Falls senior Omer Nezam as his hand is raised following a 3-2 decision victory against Freedom senior Bradley Nelson in the Virginia 5A 160-pound championship match Feb. 22 at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax.—Times-Mirror Photo/Moe Murphy
Tue., Feb. 25 | 02:53 PM - Persistence paid off in a big way for Potomac Falls High School senior Omer Nezam at the Virginia 5A state wrestling championships Feb. 22 at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax.
All-Conference basketball teams
Mon., Feb. 24 | 07:25 PM - Broad Run's Khiorie Stewart and Mariah Leonard were selected as Conference 14 Players of the Year. Loudoun Valley's Paul Rowley earned the same honor in Conference 28, as did Dominion's Tony Richardson and Heritage's Kayla Tibbs in Conference 21.
Conference basketball tournament scoreboard
Sun., Feb. 23 | 07:30 AM - Broad Run (Conference 14 boys), Freedom (Conference 14 girls), Loudoun County (Conference 21 boys and girls) and Loudoun Valley (Conference 28 boys) each won conference tournament championships.
Loudoun Valley cruises to Conference 28 boys’ basketball title
Loudoun Valley High School won the inaugural Conference 28 boys’ basketball tournament championship Feb. 21.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Sat., Feb. 22 | 10:17 AM - The Loudoun Valley Vikings treated a capacity home crowd to a sparkling performance Feb. 21 in the 3A Conference 28 boys' basketball championship game. The Vikings built a 26-point lead after three quarters on their way to a 63-50 victory.
Varsity Basketball Standings
Wed., Feb. 19 | 06:05 AM - Broad Run (boys) and Freedom (girls) have wrapped up first place in Conference 14. Loudoun County finished atop the Dulles District girls' standings and tied Loudoun Valley for first place in Dulles boys. Standings updated through completion of regular season.
Vikings’ Byers parlays momentum, confidence into 3A East region crown
Loudoun Valley senior Sid Byers gains position before pinning Spotsylvania’s Ryan Mills in the first round. Byers would go on to win the 285-pound title at the 3A East Region tournament.—Times-Mirror Photo/Moe Murphy
Tue., Feb. 18 | 03:00 PM - Four Loudoun wrestlers advanced to Virginia 3A State Wrestling Championships based on top four finishes at the 3A East Region tournament Feb. 16-17 at John Champe High School in Aldie.
Valley’s Rowley stands tall in more ways than one
Senior Paul Rowley excels on the basketball court and in the classroom at Loudoun Valley High School. Rowley is aiming to help the Vikings advance to the state playoffs for a third consecutive year this winter.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Wed., Feb. 12 | 08:15 AM - Paul Rowley gave basketball a try at the suggestion of his parents as a fourth grader. Eight years later, an undeniable work ethic, a deft shooting touch and his 6-foot-8 frame have put him in position to play at the NCAA Division I level.
Vikings, Knights make their mark at Conference 28 wrestling tournament
Tue., Feb. 11 | 04:10 PM - Loudoun Valley and John Champe high schools will be well represented at the 3A East Region tournament following strong showings Feb. 6 at the Conference 28 Wrestling Championships.
Grayson signs to play football at West Virginia Wesleyan
Brandon Grayson scores one of his nine touchdowns during the 2013 season. Grayson is taking his football skills to West Virginia Wesleyan College, beginning in the fall of 2014.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 11 | 03:04 PM - Loudoun Valley High School three-sport athlete Brandon Grayson has accepted a scholarship offer to continue his football career at Division II West Virginia Wesleyan College.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Feb. 7-10 games
Loudoun County High School senior Maggie Phillips reached the 1,000 career points milestone Feb. 7. The multi-sport standout will play volleyball at the U.S. Naval Academy.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 11 | 12:42 PM - Teal Reynolds set the single-game scoring mark for Potomac Falls High School girls' basketball with 33 points in a Feb. 10 victory against Briar Woods. Look inside for scores and submitted stats.
VHSL All-State Football teams
Tue., Feb. 11 | 11:16 AM - A total of nine seniors from either Briar Woods, Woodgrove and Loudoun Valley high schools were selected on the 2013 Virginia High School League All-State football team.
VHSL All-State volleyball teams
Fri., Feb. 7 | 06:03 PM - Nine players from Loudoun schools earned selection on 2013 Virginia High School League All-State volleyball teams in either the 5A, 4A or 3A classifications.Reigning 4A state champion Loudoun County High School led the way with four players selected.
Raiders roll to title at Conference 15 Gymnastics Championships
Tue., Feb. 4 | 12:17 PM - The Loudoun County Raiders continued their stellar season by winning the team title at the Conference 15 Gymnastics Championships, Feb. 1 at Loudoun Valley High School in Purcellville.
Varsity Rewind: Jan. 31 through Feb. 3 events
Tue., Feb. 4 | 09:18 AM - Dominion High School scored 74 points over the final three quarters against Heritage en route to a 82-71 boys' basketball victory Monday night. Heritage outscored Dominion 10-4 in the fourth quarter to win the girls' game, 45-42.
In “old school” battle for first, Vikings deny Raiders comeback bid
The Loudoun Valley Vikings, shown here in a huddle during a Dec. 13 game at Loudoun County, defeated the Raiders, 67-62, on Jan. 30 to even the season series.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Jeff Scudder
Fri., Jan. 31 | 02:10 PM - Loudoun's two oldest and most venerable high schools put on a boys' basketball game for the ages Jan. 30 in Purcellville, as homestanding Loudoun Valley nearly squandered a late 18-point lead in getting past Loudoun County, 67-62.
Freedom wins team title, Miner claims all-around crown
Freedom freshman Mikayla Robinson does a back handspring on the balance beam Jan. 25 at the Loudoun County Gymnastics Championships. Robinson placed first in two events to help the Eagles win the team championship.—Times-Mirror Photo/Doug Stroud
Wed., Jan. 29 | 03:05 PM - Loudoun County High School junior Victoria Miner had finished first in the all-around in every competition she's competed in this season heading into the Loudoun County Gymnastics Championships Jan. 25 at Park View High School.