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.
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.
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.
Park View to add three members to its Athletic Hall of Fame
Tue., May. 21 | 04:15 PM - Park View High School will induct three new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame at a Sept. 6 home football game against Manassas Park. The 2013 inductees are Keith Ball, Chris Graham and Renee Lettington.
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.
Park View to host youth track event May 13
Tue., May. 7 | 02:36 PM - The third annual Park View Cluster Track Classic is set for May 13 at 5:30 p.m. This a free event for students within the Park View High School cluster in fourth through eighth grade.
Player openings for Park View alumni basketball game
Tue., May. 7 | 12:34 PM - Players are needed for the third annual Park View High School alumni basketball game, set for 1 p.m. May 18 in Park View's main gymnasium.
Tue., May. 7 | 09:35 AM - Loudoun Valley High School senior Josh Grimard has verbally committed to play basketball at Alderson-Broaddus College, a Division II program in West Virginia.
Tuscarora sweeps track and field quad meet
Thu., Apr. 11 | 09:12 AM - Tuscarora High School's boys and girls teams swept a track and field quad meet against Loudoun Valley, Park View and first-year John Champe April 10 in Leesburg.
Broad Run boys place third at Battlefield Relays
Tue., Mar. 19 | 12:23 PM - The Broad Run Spartans began their 2013 track and field season with a solid effort at the Battlefield Relays, contested March 16 at Battlefield High School in Haymarket. The Spartan boys placed third and the Spartan girls finished sixth in the 20-plus team event.
Varsity Rewind: March 11-16 games
Kelly McDaniel earned the pitching win in both of Stone Bridge High School’s victories in the Battle of Ashburn softball tournament March 16.—Times-Mirror Photo/Michael “Moe” Murphy
Mon., Mar. 18 | 08:50 AM - The 2013 varsity spring sports season is underway. Look inside for submitted scores and recaps.
Spring sports season begins March 11
The 2012 Virginia AA state softball champion Woodgrove Wolverines are scheduled to open the 2013 season March 12 at Dominion High School. The Wolverines return nine players this spring from their championship team.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Richard Schumaker
Sat., Mar. 9 | 01:18 PM - The 2013 varsity spring sports season starts March 11 with a large slate of games scheduled. Look inside to view the full schedule for March.
State Champion: Hulcher stands tallest at 126 pounds
Briar Woods junior Michael Hulcher’s hand is raised after he defeated Christiansburg’s Gabe Lumpp, 11-4, in the 126-pound championship match at the Virginia AA State Wrestling Championships Feb. 16 in Salem.—Times-Mirror Photo/Michael “Moe” Murphy
Tue., Feb. 19 | 02:08 PM - A year-long mission culminated before a standing room-only crowd on center stage as Briar Woods High School junior Michael Hulcher became the first wrestler in school history to win a state championship.
Dulles District basketball tournament
Sun., Feb. 17 | 08:37 AM - The Loudoun Valley Vikings boys and the Woodgrove Wolverines girls are 2013 Dulles District basketball tournament champions.
Six Loudoun wrestlers advance to semifinals
Brandon Thein, top, of Dominion High School was one of six local wrestlers to win both of their matches on the first day of the Virginia AA state wrestling tournament Feb. 15 in Salem.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Michael “Moe” Murphy
Sat., Feb. 16 | 09:08 AM - Loudoun County High School's Logan Smith and Hunter Day, Dominion's Brandon Thein, Briar Woods' Michael Hulcher, Park View's Ronald Cruz and Woodgrove's Chris Walker have advanced to the semifinal round at the Virginia AA state wrestling tournament.
Lin leads Potomac Falls to runner-up finish
Potomac Falls High School sophomore William Lin comes up for air during the 400-meter freestyle at the Region II swim meet. Lin won two regional titles to help the Panther boys earn runners-up honors.—Photo Courtesy/Gemma Rosenburg
Tue., Feb. 12 | 04:32 PM - Fresh off winning team titles at the AA Dulles District meet, the Potomac Falls Panthers boys and the Dominion Titans girls each collected runner-up finishes at the Region II Swim Championships Feb. 8-9 at Fork Union Military Academy.
Three Loudoun wrestlers win Region II championships
The Loudoun County Raiders wrestling team holds up the runner-up trophy after placing in a tie for second at the Region II tournament. The Raiders qualified five wrestler for the state meet, Feb. 15-16 in Salem.—Times-Mirror Photo/Michael “Moe” Murphy
Tue., Feb. 12 | 12:32 PM - The Loudoun County Raiders made a valiant surge but came up just short of winning the team title at the Region II Wrestling Championships Feb. 9 at John Champe High School in Aldie.