Pitt is right fit for Falcons’ Hughes
Briar Woods senior Ryan Hughes is taking his running skills to the University of Pittsburgh. He plans to major in biomedical engineering.—Courtesy Photo
During his junior year at Briar Woods High School, Ryan Hughes decided he wanted to major in biomedical engineering and continue his athletic pursuits as a standout runner in college.
Tue., Apr. 1 | 05:03 PM
Large turnout for Freeze Your Gizzard 5K race
Anna Wasko, a student at Tuscarora High School, led all female finishers with a time of 20 minutes, 8 seconds in the Freeze Your Gizzard 5K race Nov. 23 in Leesburg.—Courtesy Photo
More than 1,000 participants came out and ‘froze their gizzard’ for a good cause Nov. 23 at Ida Lee Park in Leesburg.
Thu., Dec. 5 | 04:13 PM
Area runners close season with a kick
Senior Brady Guertin of Stone Bridge approaches the finish line Nov. 15 in the Group 5A boys’ race at the VHSL Cross-Country Championships. Guertin (16:09) placed 10th individually to help the Bulldogs garner runner-up honors as a team.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Beverly Denny
While Andrew Hunter's title winning run stole the show, he was not the only Loudoun athlete to shine at the VHSL State Cross-Country Championships Nov. 15-16 at Great Meadow in The Plains.
Thu., Nov. 21 | 08:15 PM
Raider alum Curtin qualifies for national championship
Tommy Curtin approaches the finish line Nov. 15 at the NCAA Division I Southeast Regional cross-country race.-Photo Courtesy/Tim Hagen
Virginia Tech junior Tommy Curtin will compete in the NCAA Division I Cross-Country Championships following a fourth-place finish in the men's 10K at the Southeast Regional meet.
Thu., Nov. 21 | 12:30 PM
State champion: Hunter enjoys a run to remember
Andrew Hunter, a sophomore at Loudoun Valley, breaks the tape to complete his state title winning run in 15 minutes, 37 seconds at the VHSL Cross-Country Championships Nov. 16 at Great Meadow in The Plains.—Times-Mirror Photo/Greg Nash
Inspired by his All-State performance in the 3,200-meter run during the spring track and field season, Loudoun Valley High School sophomore Andrew Hunter took his training to a new level in the summer.
Tue., Nov. 19 | 02:45 PM
Foxcroft senior places fourth at VISAA state meet
Amy Edgemond, second from left, runs with the pack at the beginning of the VISAA Division II State cross-country meet Nov. 8. Edgemond would complete her run in 20 minutes, 34 seconds to finish fourth.—Courtesy Photo
Foxcroft School senior Amy Edgemond closed out her varsity career with a fourth-place run at the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division II State cross-country meet Nov. 8 in Orange.
Tue., Nov. 12 | 12:36 PM
Foxcroft well represented on All-DAC fall teams
Foxcroft School sophomore Annie Mickum is the Player of the Year on the 2013 All-Delaney Athletic Conference tennis team.—Courtesy Photo
A school-record 15 Foxcroft School athletes have earned All-Delaney Athletic Conference selection in tennis, cross-country, field hockey or volleyball.
Tue., Nov. 12 | 09:15 AM
Cross-country: Regional meet results
Loudoun Valley High School girls, Stone Bridge boys and Tuscarora girls won team championships at their respective region meets Nov. 6. Dominion's Trent Lancaster and Valley's Andrew Hunter both ran to individual titles.
Thu., Nov. 7 | 04:23 PM
Foxcroft School sports roundup
Foxcroft School’s tennis team will host a Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division II state semifinal match Nov. 8. Foxcroft won its first-ever Delaney Athletic Conference title earlier this postseason.—Courtesy Photo
Foxcroft School's tennis and field hockey teams are enjoying successful postseasons, while senior runner Amy Edgemond recently won the Delaney Athletic Conference individual title.
Thu., Nov. 7 | 02:30 PM
Dog day afternoon: Bulldogs, Huskies win cross-country titles
For the first mile of the Group 5A Conference 14 cross-country meet Oct. 30, Tuscarora High School junior Anna Wasko and Potomac Falls senior Sarah Dillistin were neck and neck.
Thu., Oct. 31 | 04:49 PM