Two local golfers finish top five at Junior Stroke Play Championship
Fri., Aug. 1 | 09:07 AM - Charlie Musto, of Sterling, and Matthew Brittain, of Ashburn, recorded top five finishes among a stellar field at the 2014 Virginia State Golf Association Junior Stroke Play Championship. The 54-hole tournament concluded July 31 in Williamsburg.
Local teen wins national pony competition
Haley Carspecken and her horse True Grace clear a fence during a cross country event at the Kentucky Horse Park. Carspecken was part of a five-person team that placed first in eventing at the United States Pony Club National Championship.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Jul. 31 | 07:20 AM - At the same course in Lexington where the internationally acclaimed Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event takes place, Haley Carspecken and her team placed first in eventing at the United States Pony Club National Championships.
Leesburg Rangers win American Legion state tourney opener
Wed., Jul. 30 | 06:45 AM - It took Matt Gloger about 100 pitches to hold the opposition to just one run over nine innings -- but it took a timely clout by Ethan Carlyon in the eighth inning to make Gloger a winner.
Virginia American Legion baseball tournament starts July 29
Sun., Jul. 27 | 01:34 PM - The 2014 Virginia American Legion Senior Tournament begins July 29 with four first-round games. The tournament field includes seven district champions and host Post 94 Leesburg. All games will be played at Fireman's Field in Purcellville.
Loudoun Soccer’s 98 Boys Red advance to national semifinals
Loudoun 98 Red earned a spot in the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships U15 boys’ semifinals by winning their final two round robin games.—Photo Courtesy/Meghan Wilhelm
Fri., Jul. 25 | 11:05 AM - Loudoun 98 Red has secured a spot in the 15U boys' semifinals at the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships following a second consecutive victory in round robin play July 24 at the Maryland Soccerplex.
Loudoun Storm walk off in 10-inning thriller at PONY Nationals
Jordan Crigger is congratulated by teammates after driving home Shelbie Daughtry with the winning run in the Loudoun Storm’s 4-3 extra-inning victory against the South Jersey Mystics July 21 in Sterling.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jul. 22 | 02:02 PM - After outscoring opponents 42-3 in winning all four games during pool play, the 12U Loudoun Storm were two outs away from being defeated in the first game of the elimination round against the South Jersey Mystics in the PONY Nationals fastpitch softball tournament.
Tryouts and announcements: July 22
Ashburn Elite qualifies 18 for AAU Junior Olympics
Sun., Jul. 20 | 01:46 PM - The Ashburn Elite Track Club qualified 18 athletes for the 2014 AAA Junior Olympic Games based on a strong showing at the regional qualifier June 27-29 in Suffolk.
Tryouts and announcements: July 15
Two Loudoun Soccer teams qualify for national series
Thu., Jul. 10 | 07:03 PM - A pair of Loudoun Soccer teams have qualified for the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series. Loudoun 98 Boys Red and Loudoun 98 Girls Red will compete in the prestigious event, set for July 21-27 at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boys, Md.