Tuscarora pair recognized as top student-athletes
Noah Reimers and Anna Wasko of Tuscarora High School earned The Allstate Foundation/VHSL Achievement Award as Group 5A Male and Female Athletes of the Year.—File Photos
Tue., May. 12 | 11:39 AM - Tuscarora High School senior student-athletes Anna Wasko and Noah Reimers have been honored for their stellar efforts in the classroom, community and athletic fields with The Allstate Foundation/VHSL Achievement Award.
From Loudoun to the NFL: Detroit trades up in third round to draft Alex Carter
Former Briar Woods High School standout Alex Carter will take his skill set to Detroit after being drafted by the Lions with the 80th pick of the 2015 NFL Draft.—File Photo/Richard Schumaker
Mon., May. 4 | 09:45 AM - Briar Woods High School alum Alex Carter was a hot commodity as the third round progressed May 1 in the 2015 National Football League draft.
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.
Valley’s McDyre has a game plan for every season
A ball for all seasons. Loudoun Valley junior Trey McDyre is a standout on the Vikings’ football, basketball and baseball teams. While McDyre says his favorite sport is always the one he’s currently playing, he will most likely play baseball in college.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Apr. 8 | 01:07 PM - It was once the standard course of electives for young men in high school with an athletic bent: Football in the fall, basketball in the winter, baseball in the spring, repeat.
Stone Bridge QB Thompson commits to UNC Charlotte
Stone Bridge junior quarterback Joe Thompson’s next stop is the University of North Carolina at Charlotte after the 49ers program made quite an impression on him.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Apr. 7 | 03:35 PM - Stone Bridge High School junior quarterback Joe Thompson has committed to play football at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte starting in the 2016-2017 academic school year.
Valley’s Cordani taking football skills to Wagner
Sat., Apr. 4 | 09:08 AM - Loudoun Valley High School senior Andrew Cordani has signed his letter of intent to play football at Wagner College in Staten Island, N.Y.
Soccer or football, Sergi gets his kicks
Broad Run High School senior Sammy Sergi, shown here playing in the 2014 VHSL 5A state championship game, has been a force with his feet for the Spartans’ soccer and football teams.—Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud
Wed., Mar. 18 | 12:40 PM - Sammy Sergi's given name is Samson, a call back to a conquering hero of ancient times. Like the original Samson, Sergi has always had longish hair, now down past shoulder-length. Unlike the Samson of Biblical yore, the Spartans' version doesn't rely on his hair for his power. He uses his feet.
Four Spartans to play college football
Tue., Feb. 17 | 06:50 AM - Broad Run High School recently held a ceremony to honor four student-athletes who will continue to play football at the collegiate level.
Freedom selects Curry to coach football program
Thu., Feb. 12 | 10:29 AM - Freedom High School has tabbed Sean Curry as its next head varsity football coach. Curry spent the last nine seasons as an assistant coach at Chantilly High School.
Briar Woods trio to play at next level
Sun., Feb. 8 | 07:40 PM - Three senior members of the Briar Woods High School football program have committed to continue their football careers in college. Briar Woods held a signing ceremony Feb. 4 to honor the players.
Six Huskies set to play collegiate athletics
Sat., Feb. 7 | 08:55 AM - Tuscarora High School recently held a signing ceremony for five football players and a volleyball player who will continue their athletic careers in college.
Loudoun players spark Team USA in International Bowl
Good friends off the field, Jordan Hinson, left, and Scotty Forbes joined forces on Team USA in the International Bowl.—Courtesy Photo
Wed., Feb. 4 | 05:01 PM - A trio of Loudoun athletes represented the USA Football Select Team in the International Bowl, contested Jan. 31 at AT&T Stadium in Dallas.
Tuscarora to honor Reimers at Feb. 3 basketball game
Fri., Jan. 30 | 02:33 PM - Tuscarora High School will honor senior tailback Noah Reimers for his outstanding career achievements Feb. 3 at halftime of the varsity boys' basketball game against Potomac Falls.
Long formally named Viking head football coach
Thu., Jan. 15 | 11:15 AM - Loudoun Valley High School has officially named Anthony Long its head football coach after Long led the Vikings to a successful 2014 campaign as the interim coach.
VHSL All-State Group 4A, 3A football teams
Loudoun County High School senior Antonio Jackson garnered Group 4A All-State honors as a wide receiver and a punt returner in 2014.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Rick Wasser
Sun., Jan. 4 | 10:15 AM - John Champe High School senior linebacker Stephen Young, Loudoun County senior punt returner Antonio Jackson and Loudoun Valley senior punter Aaron Peart each earned first-team honors on the Virginia High School League All State football teams.
Dulles Patriots place third at national football tournament
Fri., Jan. 2 | 11:38 AM - The Dulles Patriots Junior Pee Wee team placed third at the American Youth Football Division I national tournament, contested Dec. 7-13 in Orlando, Fla.
Reimers selected as VHSL 5A Player of the Year
Tuscarora High School senior Noah Reimers is the VHSL 5A All-State Player of the Year in football after rushing for more than 3,000 yards.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Dec. 27 | 06:30 PM - Tuscarora High School swept the top awards on the Virginia High School League Group 5A All-State football team. Senior tailback Noah Reimers is the Player of the Year and Adam Fortune is the Coach of the Year.
Stone Bridge alum to play final game for Hokies
Virginia Tech senior center David Wang blocks during a 2014 game against Duke University. Wang will play in his final collegiate game Dec. 27 in the Military Bowl.—Photo Courtesy/Virginia Tech athletics
Wed., Dec. 24 | 09:10 AM - For the past 22 years, the football team at Virginia Tech has made it to a postseason bowl game, boasting the second-longest active streak of its kind.
Washington vs. Philadelphia game photos
Tue., Dec. 23 | 12:15 PM - The Washington Redskins snapped a six-game losing streak with a 27-24 home victory against the Philadelphia Eagles on Dec. 20 at FedEx Field in Landover, Md.
Tuscarora falls a little short in state final
Tuscarora players look on dejectedly as L.C. Bird runs the final seconds off the game clock in the Virginia 5A state championship game. Despite the loss, the Huskies wrapped up their best season in the program’s five-year history with 14 wins and a 5A North Region title.—Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud
Tue., Dec. 16 | 12:05 PM - A storybook season for Tuscarora High School's varsity football program appeared on its way to a storybook ending Dec. 13 in the Virginia 5A state football championship game against L.C. Bird.