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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Champe girls’ soccer breaks through for first conference championship
John Champe players rejoice after Julie Cumins netted the game-winning goal in double overtime. The Knights won their first-ever conference championship.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Sat., May. 31 | 09:16 AM - A season of firsts continued for second-year John Champe High School's girls' soccer team May 30 in the 3A Conference 28 tournament championship game against host Loudoun Valley.
Valley boys claim first conference soccer title in 20 years
The Loudoun Valley Vikings wrapped up their first conference title since 1995 with a 2-0 victory against host John Champe.—Courtesy Photo
Sat., May. 31 | 08:22 AM - It wasn’t quite unfamiliar territory for the Loudoun Valley Vikings, but it might as well have been. Behind two first-half goals and a valiant defensive performance in the second half, the Vikings won a district/conference championship in boys’ soccer for the first time in 20 years May 30, defeating host John Champe 2-0 in the Conference 28 championship in Aldie.
Conference 28 baseball, softball and soccer tournaments
Fri., May. 30 | 08:40 PM - The Loudoun Valley Vikings (baseball, boys' soccer) and the John Champe Knights (girls' soccer) won championship games Friday night in the 3A Conference 28 tournament.
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.
All-Dulles Group lacrosse team
Mon., May. 26 | 06:25 PM - Loudoun County High School senior Michael Rexrode and Loudoun Valley senior Corley Simons have been selected as Players of the Year on the All-Dulles Group lacrosse team.
Track and field: Conference championship results
Fri., May. 23 | 11:42 AM - Loudoun Valley boys and girls won 3A Conference 28 titles; Stone Bridge boys and girls won 5A Conference 14 crowns; and Loudoun County boys and Woodgrove girls claimed 4A Conference 21 championships this week in track and field.
Loudoun Valley wins four titles at Conference 28 tennis tournament
Fri., May. 23 | 08:37 AM - Loudoun Valley High School won the boys' team championship at the Group 3A Conference 28 tennis tournament May 19. The Vikings also added boys' doubles, girls' singles and girls' doubles titles.
Varsity Rewind: May 13-20 games
Wed., May. 21 | 12:32 PM - Briar Woods High School boys and Stone Bridge High School girls won 5A North Conference 14 tennis tournament team championships May 20.
Varsity Rewind: May 1-12 games
Tue., May. 13 | 10:54 AM - Loudoun Valley High School received another strong pitching performance in a 3-0 baseball victory May 12 against Warren County. Junior Andrew Lohr tossed a no-hitter to help the Vikings record their sixth consecutive shutout.
Tuscarora boys, Briar Woods girls run past the field at LCPS track meet
Jordan Roach cleared 5 feet, 10 inches to place second in the high jump May 2 at the LCPS Track and Field Championships. In addition, Roach was one of three Tuscarora athletes to win an individual event (110-meter hurdles) to help the host Huskies claim the boys’ team championship.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., May. 6 | 01:17 PM - Tuscarora High School won the boys' title and Briar Woods claimed the girls' crown at the 2014 Loudoun County Public Schools Track and Field Championships May 2 in Leesburg.
Nine Loudoun players selected on VHSCA All-State basketball team
Tue., Apr. 29 | 04:03 PM - Loudoun County senior Maggie Phillips and Loudoun Valley senior Paul Rowley are first-team selections in their respective classifications on the Virginia High School Coaches Association All-State Basketball team. Seven area players earned second-team honors.
Varsity Rewind: April 21-28 games
Tue., Apr. 29 | 10:30 AM - Senior JB Bukauskas pitched six and two-thirds innings of scoreless baseball on a wet Monday evening to help Stone Bridge shut out Broad Run 8-0 and extend its winning streak to 11 games.