Varsity Rewind: April 21 games
Tue., Apr. 22 | 10:15 AM - Freedom High School edged Heritage 5-4 in a boys' tennis match April 21. The Eagles prevailed by winning two of three doubles matches after the teams split six singles matches.
Spartans settle for draw after late Panther goal
Broad Run junior Juliet Esnardo looks to get a touch on the ball with three Potomac Falls players closing in. Esnardo assisted on the Spartans’ lone goal in a 1-1 draw.—Times-Mirror Photo/Chuck Moore
Wed., Apr. 16 | 06:45 AM - Holding a 1-0 lead against Potomac Falls in the waning minutes of an April 11 girls' soccer match, it appeared host Broad Run, who had controlled play for most of the game, would keep its perfect record intact.
Varsity Spring Sports Rewind: April 1-14 games
Tuscarora High School defeated Stone Bridge 5-4 in varsity softball April 10. The Huskies, coached by Megan Smith, won for the fourth time in six games to open the season.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Apr. 15 | 10:54 AM - Senior Corley Simons scored late in regulation to lift Loudoun Valley to an 11-10 girls' lacrosse victory against Battlefield on April 14 in a rematch of a 2013 VHSL state quarterfinal game.
Varsity Spring Sports Rewind: March 19-31 games
Sophomore Cole Gabriele pitched a no-hitter March 24 in Tuscarora’s 12-0 win versus Park View. The 6-foot-4 lefty struck out 12 batters in his varsity debut.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Apr. 1 | 09:48 AM - Loudoun Valley won close games against Loudoun County in baseball and softball March 31. Stone Bridge girls' tennis outlasted Thomas Jefferson 5-4 to remain undefeated.
Potomac Falls alum Kiefer named CAA Pitcher of the Week
Tue., Mar. 18 | 12:32 PM - For the fifth time in her softball career at James Madison University, Potomac Falls High School alum Heather Kiefer has been selected as the Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week.
2014 Varsity Spring Sports Schedule
Sun., Mar. 16 | 09:40 AM - The 2014 varsity spring sports athletic schedule kicks off in Loudoun this week, weather permitting. The spring slate includes track and field, baseball, softball, soccer, lacrosse and tennis.
Panthers’ Robinson scores 1,000 points
Thu., Mar. 13 | 05:58 PM - Junior guard A.J. Robinson reached 1,000 points for his varsity basketball career Feb. 25 during Potomac Falls High School's 5A North quarterfinal game against Potomac.
Panther alum Graves, Mount St. Mary’s punch ticket for March Madness
Gregory Graves drives to the basket during his senior season at Potomac Falls High School. Graves has seen action in all 32 games for NCAA Tournament bound Mount St. Mary’s as a sophomore this winter.—Times-Mirror File Photo
Wed., Mar. 12 | 07:03 AM - Mount St. Mary's is headed to the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament for the first time since 2008 following an 88-71 victory over top-seeded Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference championship game March 11 in Moon Township, Pa. Potomac Falls High School alum Gregory Graves is a sophomore forward for The Mount.
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.
Spartans outlast Panthers to seize Conference 14 crown
The Broad Run Spartans are all smiles after defeating Potomac Falls in overtime to claim the 5A Conference 14 boys’ basketball tournament championship.—Times-Mirror Photo/Mike Stancik
Mon., Feb. 24 | 05:30 PM - With 10 seconds left in overtime in the Conference 14 boys' basketball championship game, Broad Run needed just one more defensive stop to make its two-point lead stand against Potomac Falls. During a timeout, Spartan coach John Costello had some simple yet effective advice for his players.
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.
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.
5A North, 4A North region wrestling results
Tue., Feb. 18 | 02:07 PM - Four Loudoun wrestlers took home individual titles at the 5A North Region wrestling tournament, while two local wrestlers proved to be tops in their weight class at the 4A North Region tournament.
Freedom pins down Conference 14 wrestling title
Freedom senior Bradley Nelson, top, scored a last-second takedown to defeat Potomac Falls senior Omer Nezam, 3-1, in the 160-pound final Feb. 7 at the Conference 14 Wrestling Championships.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 11 | 04:56 PM - Freedom High School took the team title at the first-ever Conference 14 Wrestling Championships, Feb. 7 at Tuscarora High School in Leesburg. The Eagles led all teams with four individual champions, while Briar Woods brought home three and Potomac Falls, Broad Run and Stone Bridge took two apiece.
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.
Briar Woods’ Maxwell, Tuscarora’s Silpacharn swim to region titles
Tuscarora junior Pim Silpacharn struck gold in the 50-yard freestyle and placed second in the 100 freestyle Feb. 7 at the 5A North Region Swim Championships.—Photo Courtesy/Marianne Thiede
Mon., Feb. 10 | 02:33 PM - Potomac Falls earned the top local boys' team finish in third place, while Stone Bridge placed fourth in the girls' standings. Thomas Jefferson swam away with the boys' championship and Albemarle was dominant in winning the girls' crown.
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.