2014 varsity football season is fast approaching
Potomac Falls High School wide receiver Wanya Allen heads upfield after catching a pass during a 2013 game against Sterling rival Dominion. The teams will face each other to open and close the 2014 regular season after splitting two games last fall.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Doug Stroud
Tue., Jul. 15 | 01:45 PM - Forty-six days. With the Virginia High School League recently releasing the 2014 master football schedule, the countdown is on until the season kicks off Aug. 29.
Virginia High School League All-State selections
Katie Strycharz was one of three players from Dominion High School’s girls’ soccer state championship team to be selected to the VHSL All-State team. Strycharz will continue her soccer career at Carnegie Mellon University.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Jul. 14 | 07:06 AM - The Virginia High School League has begun releasing All-State teams for 2014 varsity spring sports. Look inside to see which Loudoun student-athletes were selected.
Madgwick, Rexrode garner All-American lacrosse honors
Sat., Jun. 21 | 08:00 AM - Michael Rexrode of Loudoun County High School and Noah Madgwick of Stone Bridge have been selected as U.S. Lacrosse All-Americans.
VHSL state playoffs scoreboard
Sun., Jun. 15 | 10:09 PM - Briar Woods (5A girls soccer), Broad Run (5A boys soccer), Dominion (4A girls soccer), Loudoun County (4A boys soccer), Loudoun Valley (3A baseball) and Woodgrove (4A softball, 5A girls lacrosse) each won Virginia High School League state championships this weekend.
Team USA to play softball exhibition in Purcellville
Wed., Jun. 11 | 02:26 PM - World class fastpitch softball will be on display June 19 in Loudoun County as the United States women's national team will square off against the VA Collegiate All Stars in a doubleheader at Fireman's Field in Purcellville.
Hunter, Lynch, Yarborough strike gold at VHSL track and field championships
Loudoun Valley sophomore Andrew Hunter, left, pushes past Kenneth Hagen of Blacksburg to win the 1,600-meter run at the VHSL 3A state track and field championships in Harrisonburg. Hunter also claimed gold in the 3,200-meter run.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jeremiah Knupp
Tue., Jun. 10 | 02:44 PM - Andrew Hunter of Loudoun Valley High School capped a tremendous sophomore campaign by crossing the finish line first in both the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter runs at the VHSL Group 3A state track and field championships June 7 in Harrisonburg.
5A North Region girls soccer: Briar Woods vs. Stone Bridge photos
Briar Woods High School goalie Tori Riopelle makes a save among a crowd of players during the 5A North Region girls’ soccer championship game June 6. Riopelle would make several more big saves as Briar Woods eventually prevailed against Stone Bridge after 10 rounds of penalty kicks—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Rick Wasser
Mon., Jun. 9 | 01:40 PM - Alexis Haycraft found the back of the net in the 10th round of penalty kicks to lift Briar Woods High School past Stone Bridge in the 5A North Region girls' soccer championship game June 6.
Postseason scoreboard: Friday’s region championship games
The Woodgrove Wolverines won their second title this postseason June 6 at home, defeating Fauquier 7-1 in the 4A North Region softball championship game.—Photo Courtesy/Jeff Vennitti, Viva Loudoun
Sat., Jun. 7 | 10:30 AM - Briar Woods (girls soccer), Broad Run (boys soccer), Dominion (girls soccer), Loudoun County (boys soccer), Loudoun Valley (baseball), Stone Bridge (baseball) and Woodgrove (softball) won championship games in their respective region tournaments Friday evening.
5A North Zone lacrosse tournament scoreboard
Thu., Jun. 5 | 09:26 PM - Loudoun County High School boys and Woodgrove High School girls prevailed in the 5A North Zone lacrosse tournament championship games Thursday night.
Deel’s overtime goal lifts Stone Bridge past Tuscarora
Thu., Jun. 5 | 10:05 AM - There are reasons why Brigitte Deel had not scored a goal in 26 consecutive games for the Stone Bridge High School girls’ soccer team heading into Wednesday night’s 5A North region semifinals.
Postseason scoreboard: Wednesday’s region semifinal games
Thu., Jun. 5 | 09:21 AM - Briar Woods (softball, girls soccer), Broad Run (boys soccer), Dominion (girls soccer), Freedom (baseball), John Champe (girls soccer), Loudoun County (boys soccer), Loudoun Valley (baseball), Stone Bridge (baseball, girls soccer) and Woodgrove (softball) have each advanced to the championship games in their respective region tournaments.
Stone Bridge turns up power, extends win streak to 20
Sophomore Dave Mocabee belted a two-run homer down the left-field line to highlight a big sixth inning for Stone Bridge. The Bulldogs built a 9-1 lead and held on for a 9-5 victory.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jun. 3 | 02:02 PM - The veteran baseball coach of Stone Bridge High School summed it up best. "I told the guys, don't look at the scoreboard," Sam Plank said. "We dominated that game."
Postseason scoreboard: Monday’s region quarterfinal games
The Broad Run Spartans - shown here rejoicing during a regular-season victory against Tuscarora - opened the 5A North Region playoffs with a 5-1 home victory against Massaponax on June 2.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jun. 3 | 01:25 PM - A total of 14 Loudoun teams won quarterfinal round games Monday in the 5A North, 4A North and 3A East region baseball, softball and soccer tournaments to earn spots in Wednesday's semifinal round.
Stone Bridge setter Gill to play for NOVA volleyball
Stone Bridge High School senior Cydney Gill, left, and Hayfield senior Brigitte Weber have signed National Junior College Athletic Association Letters of Intent to play volleyball for Northern Virginia Community College.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Jun. 3 | 11:32 AM - Head women's volleyball coach Marcus Robinson recently announced that Cydney Gill has signed a national letter of intent to play for Northern Virginia Community College in 2014.
Region track and field meet champions
Sat., May. 31 | 10:08 AM - Athletes from John Champe, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley, Stone Bridge and Tuscarora high schools won individual titles at their respective region track and field meets.
5A North Region tournament scoreboard
Sat., May. 31 | 07:34 AM - Freedom (baseball), Stone Bridge (softball, girls' soccer) and Tuscarora (softball, boys' soccer, girls' soccer) advanced to the 5A North Region quarterfinals with first-round victories Friday night.
Conference 14 baseball, softball and soccer tournaments
Fri., May. 30 | 10:08 AM - Broad Run (boys' soccer), Briar Woods (softball, girls' soccer) and Stone Bridge (baseball) won championships in the inaugural Group 5A Conference 14 tournament.
Postseason scoreboard: May 29 games
Fri., May. 30 | 08:07 AM - Dominion (girls) and Loudoun County (boys) won 4A Conference 21 soccer tournament titles Thursday night. Loudoun teams were also 7-0 in 5A North Zone lacrosse quarterfinal round games.
Falcons blast Bulldogs for girls’ soccer crown
The Briar Woods Falcons scored three first-half goals on their way to a 4-0 victory against Stone Bridge in the Conference 14 girls’ soccer tournament championship game May 28.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jason S. Rufner
Thu., May. 29 | 10:06 AM - The Briar Woods High School girls soccer team came out firing and never let up in a 4-0 win over Stone Bridge to claim the 5A Conference 14 tournament title May 28 in Leesburg.
Postseason scoreboard: May 28 games
Wed., May. 28 | 10:49 PM - Briar Woods High School (softball, girls' soccer) and Stone Bridge (baseball) won title games Wednesday evening to join Broad Run (boys' soccer) as 5A Conference 14 tournament champions.