Northwest Region baseball, soccer and softball tournaments
Wed., May. 22 | 05:45 PM - Broad Run High School has qualified for the AAA Northwest Region tournament in baseball, softball and boys and girls soccer. First round play is scheduled for May 23 with the quarterfinals set for May 27.
All-Dulles District baseball team
Tue., May. 21 | 02:42 PM - Potomac Falls High School senior shortstop Brandon Orbe was voted Player of the Year on the All-Dulles District baseball team. Woodgrove's Brad Bauder garnered Coach of the Year honors. Look inside for full selections.
Liberty District baseball, soccer, softball tournaments
Tue., May. 21 | 12:56 PM - Stone Bridge High School claimed AAA Liberty District tournament championships in softball and girls soccer. The Bulldogs also won a pair of games in the district baseball tournament to claim a spot in the Northern Region tournament.
Cedar Run District baseball, soccer, softball tournaments
Sat., May. 18 | 09:30 AM - Broad Run High School played in three Cedar Run District tournament championship games May 17, prevailing in the boys soccer final at home. The Spartans defeated Freedom in the baseball consolation game to earn a region bid.
Varsity Rewind: May 7-14 games
Senior Ashlyn DiLoreto and the Loudoun Valley Vikings will face the Woodgrove Wolverines in the Dulles District girls lacrosse tournament championship game May 15.—Photo Courtesy/John Ashworth
Wed., May. 15 | 11:16 AM - Briar Woods defeated Dominion, 1-0, in girls soccer May 14 to claim the AA Dulles District regular-season championship. Potomac Falls baseball, Woodgrove softball and Tuscarora boys soccer have already clinched Dulles District season titles.
All-Cedar Run District baseball team
Tue., May. 14 | 11:44 AM - Freedom High School senior outfielder Zach Newell and Broad Run senior catcher/utility player Joe Delahaba have earned first-team selection on the All-Cedar Run District baseball team. Look inside for full team.
Bulldogs’ Bukauskas is dominant in final regular season start
Tue., May. 14 | 10:43 AM - Stone Bridge High School sophomore JB Bukauskas closed out the regular season with another dominant pitching performance in the Bulldogs' 1-0 home win against Marshall May 10.
Hopeck, Pride deal Panthers a rare loss
Heritage High School baseball players break from a team huddle following their 1-0 victory against Dulles District leader Potomac Falls on May 3.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Beverly Denny
Tue., May. 7 | 01:27 PM - The Heritage Pride pushed across a solo run in the second inning and junior pitcher Zack Hopeck made the lead stand in a 1-0 baseball win against the Potomac Falls Panthers on a chilly May 3 evening in Leesburg.
Vikings top rival Wolverines for ninth straight victory
Tue., Apr. 30 | 01:33 PM - Success was fickle and fleeting for Loudoun Valley High School's baseball team early this spring. The Vikings won the first three games of the season, only to turn around and drop the next three in order.
Baseball: Powell, Kennedy drive Spartans past Eagles
Wed., Apr. 24 | 02:39 PM - Off the bat, Michael Kennedy's looping fly ball down the left field line looked like either a foul ball or an out waiting to happen.
Spotlight Athlete: Panther senior James Pearson
Senior James Pearson made history April 16 when he pitched the first perfect game in the history of the Potomac Falls High School baseball program.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Beverly Denny
Tue., Apr. 23 | 03:23 PM - Potomac Falls High School, under the direction of coach Joe Terango, has become a perennial powerhouse. The Panthers have reached the state tournament three times in the past five years and despite losing seven seniors, including six starters, are continuing to roll.
Lower Loudoun Little League will add 15 members to Hall of Fame
Tue., Apr. 16 | 02:15 PM - Lower Loudoun Little League will induct 15 new members into its Hall of Fame during an April 18 dinner ceremony. The league inducted its first Hall of Fame class in 2009.
Seventh-inning magic lifts Vikings to big win
Loudoun Valley junior Danny Pugh stirs up dust heading into third base with Heritage senior Camden Abbey on the bag. The Vikings prevailed 3-2 in the Dulles District baseball game April 8 in Purcellville.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Apr. 9 | 01:33 PM - The first pitch Heritage's Nick Fuhrmann threw in the ballgame was a changeup rocketed into right-center field off the bat of Loudoun Valley's Danny White.
Spartans host Dulles Little League for baseball clinic
Dulles Little League players learn hitting techniques at the annual Broad Run baseball clinic April 6 in Ashburn.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Apr. 8 | 11:12 AM - Broad Run High School's baseball program hosted approximately 400 players from Dulles Little League for their annual clinic April 6. The clinic was run by Spartans players and coaching staff.
Ex-Spartan arm lands on his feet
Former Broad Run baseball player Taylor Clarke took his talents to Towson University, where he boasted a 3.88 ERA as a freshman. Now, in his sophomore season, Clarke and the rest of the team have been told Towson will no longer field a baseball team beginning in fall of 2013. —Times-Mirror file photo/Beverly Denny
Fri., Apr. 5 | 10:50 AM - It wasn't a complete surprise to Taylor Clarke and his Towson University baseball teammates when the institution's president told them the program would not continue beyond the ongoing season.
Valley alum Owens swinging hot bat for Longwood
Alex Owens is one of the top hitters on Longwood University’s baseball team this spring. The Loudoun Valley grad is hitting .352 with 14 extra-base hits and 21 RBIs through 25 games.—Photo Courtesy/Longwood University athletics
Fri., Mar. 29 | 06:03 PM - Loudoun Valley High School alum Alex Owens is leading Longwood University's baseball team in several offensive categories through the first 25 games of his junior season.
Varsity Rewind: March 19-27 games
Thu., Mar. 28 | 11:52 AM - Stone Bridge High School's baseball team and Woodgrove's boys lacrosse team won tournament games March 27. Look inside for submitted scores and recaps.
Bowman’s one-hit shutout leads Wolverines over Vikings
Woodgrove sophomore Kaleb Bowman held Loudoun Valley’s bats in check throughout a March 22 game in Purcellville. Bowman, a University of South Carolina commit, struck out 10 and limited the Vikings to one hit in a complete-game shutout.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Beverly Denny
Tue., Mar. 26 | 03:12 PM - Woodgrove High School sophomore Kaleb Bowman entered the final inning of a March 22 game against Loudoun Valley having surrendered no hits to the Wolverines' neighborhood rival.
Varsity Rewind: March 11-16 games
Kelly McDaniel earned the pitching win in both of Stone Bridge High School’s victories in the Battle of Ashburn softball tournament March 16.—Times-Mirror Photo/Michael “Moe” Murphy
Mon., Mar. 18 | 08:50 AM - The 2013 varsity spring sports season is underway. Look inside for submitted scores and recaps.
Area coaches react to new VHSL rule limiting innings pitched
Wed., Mar. 13 | 06:36 AM - Last December, the Virginia High School League enacted new innings regulations designed to protect the commonwealth's prep baseball pitchers.