Let’s Talk Golf: Learning from your lessons
Tue., May. 7 | 10:37 AM - In a game where instant gratification isn’t soon enough, how can we expect golf lessons to fulfill our expectations? Taking a golf lesson is supposed to make you play better golf, right? Or are they just supposed to make our swings look better? Do you actually play golf when you’re on the course or do you work on your golf swing?
Night golf event set for April 13 at Algonkian
Tue., Apr. 9 | 12:10 PM - Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling is hosting a night golf event on April 13. Cost is $55 per person and includes nine holes of golf, a cart, two glow in the dark golf balls, a glow necklace, appetizers and two drink tickets.
Registration open for Junior golf season
Tue., Mar. 12 | 08:35 AM - Registration for the Loudoun Junior Golf Association will run until April 15. Participation is open to boys and girls ages 8-18 of all skill levels.
Varsity Rewind: Fall sports
Sat., Oct. 27 | 11:14 AM - Freedom, Heritage, Loudoun County and Potomac Falls won volleyball matches Oct. 25 on the final night of the regular season. Look inside for submitted volleyball, cross-country and golf recaps.
Hildebrand leads Loudoun contingent at state golf tourney
Wed., Oct. 10 | 04:52 PM - Loudoun Valley High School golfer Ian Hildebrand finished off a strong junior season with a runner-up individual finish at the VHSL Group AA state golf tournament Oct. 8-9 at the Lakeview Golf Club in Harrisonburg.
Dominion holes bid into state golf tournament
The Dominion Titans have qualified as a team for the Virginia AA state golf tournament after placing second at the Region II tournament. The Titans were led at regionals by top three individual finishes by Sam Stilwell and Erik Dulik.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Oct. 2 | 08:41 AM - Dominion High School's golf team earned a spot in the Virginia AA state tournament following a runner-up finish at the Region II tournament, Sept. 27 at Shenandoah Valley Golf Club in Front Royal.
Woodgrove hosts ‘Fore the Wolverines’ golf event
Thu., Sep. 27 | 09:33 AM - The second annual 'Fore the Wolverines' golf tournament drew 88 participants to Stoneleigh Golf and Country Club Sept. 17 in Round Hill. Tournament proceeds fund senior student-athlete scholarships and other activities that further the mission of the Woodgrove Wolverines Athletic Booster Club.
Titans win team title, Douglass is top individual at Dulles golf tournament
Heritage High School senior Ryan Douglass tees off during a previous tournament. Douglass sank a short putt on the seventh playoff hole Sept. 18 to claim the Dulles District individual championship.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Beverly Denny
Thu., Sep. 20 | 10:24 AM - The Dominion Titans and Heritage High School senior Ryan Douglass made the most of a long day at the 2012 Dulles District golf tournament, winning team and individual titles respectively Sept. 18 at Bull Run Golf Club in Haymarket.
Teeing off with Ian Hildebrand
Loudoun Valley High School junior Ian Hildebrand started playing golf at age four. He feels ball striking is his biggest strength on the course.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Tue., Sep. 18 | 12:15 PM - Ian Hildebrand of Loudoun Valley High School spends a lot of time on the golf course. And the Viking junior has the results to show for his efforts.
Tuscarora wins Curly Licklider golf title
Tuscarora High School’s golf team poses with their championship plague after winning the 11th annual Curly Licklider Memorial Tournament.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Aug. 21 | 11:02 PM - Tuscarora High School placed first among 24 teams in the 11th annual Curly Licklider Golf Tournament. The 27-hole tournament was contested Aug. 3 at Shenandoah Valley Golf Club in Front Royal.