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Heritage High School won the Red Division title at the 2018 Park View Gymnastics Invitational.—Courtesy Photo

Park View Gymnastics Invitational results

The Heritage Pride claimed the team title and Woodgrove's River Stone won the all-around crown in the elite Red Division at the 2018 Park View Gymnastics Invitational, contested Saturday in Sterling.

Andersen Vaughan is joined by family at her college signing ceremony.—Photo Courtesy/LCHS athletics

Vaughan signs to play volleyball at Albany

Loudoun County High School senior Andersen Vaughan recently signed to attend and play NCAA Division I volleyball for the University at Albany in New York, beginning in the fall of 2018. Vaughan helped the Raiders win multiple state titles during her varsity career and earned all-state accolades in each of her final two seasons.

VHSL Class 4 All-State volleyball team

Four players - Megan Bukala, Andersen Vaughan, Rebecca Frey and Josi Williams - on Loudoun County High School's state championship team have earned selection on the 2017 Virginia High School League Class 4 volleyball team. Sherrilyn Hanna of the Raiders received Coach of the Year honors

From left: Kaly Garcia, Kiley Turner, Tess Mitchell and Logan Gibson.—Photo Courtesy/LCHS athletics

Four Raiders to play college softball

Four members - Kaly Garcia, Kiley Turner, Tess Mitchell and Logan Gibson - of the Loudoun County High School softball program have committed to continue their academic and athletic careers in college. All four players helped the Raiders win Conference 21-East season and tournament titles in 2017.

A bioengineering major, Emily Littell dished a team-high seven assists in 2017 for George Mason’s women’s soccer team.—Photo Courtesy/GMU athletics

Former Raider soccer standout earns academic all-america honor

George Mason University junior midfielder Emily Littell was selected on the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-America Division I Women's Soccer Team. Littell, a Loudoun County High School alum, is the first George Mason women's soccer player in program history to earn the honor.

The Freedom Eagles are team champions of the LCPS Wrestling Championships for a third straight season.—Courtesy Photo

Freedom wins team title at LCPS Wrestling Championships

The Freedom Eagles soared to the top of the podium at the 2017 Loudoun County Public Schools Wrestling Championships for a third consecutive year Saturday at Rock Ridge High School in Ashburn. Freedom placed eight wrestlers in the championship match of their weight class on its way to racking up 305 points.

Loudoun County High School alum Gabby Gillis recently received all-american honors for athletics and academics at Christopher Newport University.—Photo Courtesy/CNU OCPR

Gillis excels on and off soccer field

Postseason accolades continue to roll in for Loudoun County High School alum Gabrielle 'Gabby' Gillis following a stellar junior season for Christopher Newport University's women's soccer team. Along with her athletic prowess, Gillis is also earning honors for her work in the classroom.

Region 4C football team selections

Dominion, Heritage, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley, Riverside and Woodgrove high schools are each represented on the 2017 All-Region 4C football team. Region champion Sherando swept top honors with the top offensive and defensive players, as well as coach of the year.

Loudoun County senior Julia Ng is joined by Raiders teammates during her college commitment celebration.—Photo Courtesy/Loudoun County High School

Raider senior Ng to play basketball at Christopher Newport

Loudoun County High School senior Julia Ng has committed to continue her basketball career at Christopher Newport University for the 2018-2019 season. Christopher Newport is currently ranked No. 2 nationally in NCAA Division III women's basketball.

Loudoun County players are jubilant as head coach Sherrilyn Hanna presents the state championship hardware.—Times-Mirror/Patrick Kane

Volleyball champs: Raiders rule the state once again

The Loudoun County Raiders played their best volleyball when it counted most. After seeing their streak of 11 consecutive regional championships snapped in a five-set loss to Millbrook, the Raiders rebounded to win each of their state tournament matches in straight sets. Loudoun County put the icing on another state championship season with a 25-15, 25-21, 25-16 sweep of Grafton in the VHSL Class 4 final.

Leesburg volleyball rocks: Loudoun County, Tuscarora net state titles

The Loudoun County Raiders and the Tuscarora Huskies each claimed Virginia High School League state volleyball championships Saturday evening in Richmond. Loudoun County won the Class 4 state title and Tuscarora collected the Class 5 state crown.

Region 4C volleyball team selections

Heritage, Loudoun County and Woodgrove high schools are each represented on the 2017 All-Region 4C volleyball team. Millbrook outside hitter Victoria Johnson is the Player of the Year and Carla Milton of Millbrook is the Coach of the Year.

Senior Gabriela Santos and the Tuscarora Huskies have advanced to the VHSL Class 5 state volleyball championship match.—Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud

VHSL state volleyball tournament scoreboard

The Loudoun County Raiders (Class 4) and the Tuscarora Huskies (Class 5) each won Virginia High School League state volleyball tournament semifinal matches Tuesday night to punch their tickets for Saturday's state finals. Loudoun County swept Millbrook on the road, while Tuscarora outlasted North Stafford in five sets at home.

Dulles District football team selections

Loudoun County junior quarterback Nick Barts and Dominion senior defensive lineman Jayde Pierre are the Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year on the 2017 All-Dulles District football team. Loudoun County's Tony Rayburn is the Coach of the Year after guiding the Raiders to a seven-win season and first playoff bid since 2014.

Region 4D field hockey team selections

A trio of Loudoun players/coaches earned top accolades on the 2017 All-Region 4D field hockey team. Riverside's Gurnoor Dhaliwal is the Offensive Player of the Year, Heritage's Callan Henderson is the Co-Defensive Player of the Year and Riverside's Amy Oldknow is the Co-Coach of the Year.


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