Briar Woods runs to girls’ title at Wolverine Classic Track Invitational
Sat., Apr. 18 | 09:41 AM - Briar Woods High School racked up 80 points to win the girls' team championship at the 2015 Wolverine Classic Track Invitational, contested April 17 at Woodgrove High School. Fauquier claimed the boys' crown with 88.5 points.
Whitehead siblings to play football at Elon
Fri., Apr. 17 | 09:15 AM - Twins Eric and Ryan Whitehead will continue their football careers together at Elon University, a NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision school in North Carolina.
Varsity Rewind: April 6-15 games
Loudoun Valley junior Justin Ager pitched a no-hitter in the Vikings’ 7-0 victory against Broad Run on April 11. Ager, a Yale University commit, struck out nine as the reigning VHSL 3A state champion Vikings posted their fourth shutout in five games this season.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Apr. 16 | 10:44 AM - The varsity spring sports season is back in full swing after spring break. Look inside for scores and submitted recaps from baseball, lacrosse, soccer, softball and tennis.
Senior-led Tuscarora eyes deep playoff run
Senior Lauren Short focuses in on her target as she passes the ball upfield. Short, a 2014 All-Conference 14 first team selection, is part of a stingy Huskies’ defensive unit that has allowed just one goal in four games this season.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Apr. 15 | 11:50 AM - In Nicole Brower's tenure as head coach of the Tuscarora High School girls' soccer team, seasons one and two look quite a bit alike.
All-State basketball honors for 11 area players
John Champe junior Kuony Deng, shown here during a 2015 3A East Region playoff game, is one of three area players to garner first-team selection.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Wed., Apr. 15 | 07:25 AM - The Virginia High School League All-State basketball teams for boys' and girls' in Groups 3A through 5A include 11 Loudoun student-athletes.
College Corner: Clarke is king of the hill
Taylor Clarke has been a dominant force on the pitching mound for the College of Charleston. The former Broad Run standout is averaging more than eight strikeouts for every walk allowed this season.—Photo Courtesy/College of Charleston Athletics
Tue., Apr. 14 | 04:02 PM - Broad Run High School alum Taylor Clarke is garnering national attention on the college baseball landscape thanks to a splendid start to his junior season at the College of Charleston.
Woodgrove duo to play collegiate volleyball
Sun., Apr. 12 | 10:24 AM - Woodgrove High School seniors Jineane Hallaj and Lexy Waldman have committed to continue their volleyball careers in college.
Tuscarora girls, Kettle Run boys prevail in soccer twinbill
Tuscarora High School senior Madison Phaneuf plays the ball in traffic during the Huskies’ 4-0 girls’ soccer victory against Kettle Run on April 10 in Leesburg.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Apr. 11 | 09:40 AM - The Tuscarora High School girls' soccer team stayed unbeaten on the young season with a methodical 4-0 dispatching of visiting Kettle Run at Fortune Field in Leesburg April 10. The Huskies' boys were not so fortunate in the second game of the varsity doubleheader.
Good news Bears swish fifth-grade championship
Fri., Apr. 10 | 05:24 PM - The Bears are fifth-grade champions of the Western Loudoun Basketball League. The youth boys' basketball team is coached by Scott Carpenter and Lance Rice.
Washington Redskins announce 2015 preseason schedule
Thu., Apr. 9 | 04:32 PM - The Washington Redskins will host the Detroit Lions and the Jacksonville Jaguars, and play road games against the Cleveland Browns and the Baltimore Ravens during the 2015 NFL preseason.