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Conference 21-A basketball tournament schedule

Woodgrove High School earned the top boys' seed and the No. 2 seed on the girls' side for the Group 4A Conference 21-A basketball tournament. Both Wolverine teams earned first-round byes and will host semifinal games Feb. 16.

Freedom’s Anna Broussard performs her floor exercise routine Feb. 10 at the regional gymnastics meet.—Times-Mirror/Mike Walgren

Regional gymnastics: Freedom Eagles soar back into states

If the gymnasium scoreboard at Park View High School displayed real-time point totals, those in attendance at the 5A North regional gymnastics championships Feb. 10 would have known they were watching a nail-biting buzzer-beater. With strong performances on their floor routines in the final rotation of the meet, the Freedom Eagles triumphed over runner-up Stafford by less than one-half of one point.

Gymnastics: Conference meet results

Freedom, Riverside and Tuscarora placed first in the team standings at their respective conference gymnastics meets. Freedom's Sydney Wrighte (38.9), Potomac Falls' Erika Hurrell (37.5) and Riverside's Maddy Howell (37.05) each won all-around titles.

Woodgrove finishes third as team at Conference 21-A wrestling

The Woodgrove Wolverines placed a close third behind team champion Handley and runner-up Sherando at the Group 4A Conference 21-A wrestling tournament. Woodgrove's total of 260 points was 4.5 points shy of Handley in the six-team tournament Feb. 6 at James Wood High School in Winchester.

The Woodgrove Wolverines won the girls’ title at the Conference 21-A swim meet.—Courtesy Photo

Woodgrove girls swim past competition at Conference 21-A meet

The Woodgrove Wolverines won the girls' title and placed runner-up on the boys' side as Loudoun's lone entry in the six-team Conference 21-A swim meet Jan. 29 in Warrenton.

Loudoun’s Varsity Basketball Standings

Tuscarora High School sits atop the Conference 14 standings in both boys' and girls' basketball. Freedom girls, John Champe boys, Loudoun County girls, Loudoun Valley boys and Woodgrove girls are also undefeated in their respective conference play.

Sydney Wrighte of Freedom High School performs on the balance beam at the Park View Glory Days Invitational.—Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud

Wrighte, Eagles triumph at annual Park View meet

Thirteen teams of high school gymnasts cartwheeled, flipped and vaulted their ways through the 36th annual Park View Glory Days Invitational Jan. 9 in Sterling. Sydney Wrighte earned the elite Red Division's top spot in all four events, helping her Freedom Eagles claim that division's team trophy.

Broad Run players and coaches rush the field after winning the 2015 Virginia 5A girls’ soccer championship game.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

State Champions: 12 Loudoun schools have combined to win 99 titles

Loudoun County public high schools have combined for 99 Virginia High School League state championships in team sports. Broad Run, which opened in 1969, owns the most state championships with 16.

Woodgrove lacrosse standout Bowen signs with Virginia

Woodgrove High School senior Nora Bowen, seated in center with family and coaches, signed her national letter of intent in November to play women's lacrosse at the University of Virginia.

Freedom advanced a wrestler to the final in seven of 14 weight classes on its way to winning the team crown at the LCPS Wrestling Championships.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

Freedom shows the way at LCPS Wrestling Championships

With five individual champions and two more finalists, the Freedom Eagles edged the Woodgrove Wolverines for the team title at the 2015 Loudoun County Public Schools Wrestling Championships, contested Dec. 18-19 at Rock Ridge High School.

VHSL Group 4A All-State football team

John Champe and Woodgrove high schools combined for five first-team selections on the 2015 Virginia High School League Group 4A All-State football team. Champe, Woodgrove, Heritage and Dominion are each represented on the second team.

VHSL 4A West All-Region football team

Dominion, Heritage, John Champe, Loudoun Valley and Woodgrove high schools are each represented on the Virginia High School League 4A West Region football team.

VHSL Group 4A All-State volleyball team

Loudoun County High School senior Taylor Borup has been selected as Player of the Year on the 2015 VHSL Group 4A All-State volleyball team. Sherrilyn Hanna is Coach of the Year after guiding the Raiders to their fourth consecutive state championship.

Local standout Brittany Basinger, right, vies for the ball during Penn State’s NCAA Tournament second-round game versus Boston University.—Photo Courtesy/Penn State Athletics

Basinger helps Penn State win first national title

Penn State University's women's soccer team claimed its first-ever national championship Dec. 6 with a 1-0 victory against Duke in the College Cup final. Woodgrove High School alum Brittany Basinger started on the Nittany Lions' stout back line.

Kacey Hauck was joined by family during her college signing ceremony.—Courtesy Photo

Hauck to continue swim career at Campbell

Woodgrove High School senior swimmer Kacey Hauck has signed a national letter of intent to swim for Campbell University in North Carolina. She is the first Wolverine swimmer to sign with a NCAA Division I program.



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