Postseason basketball: Region tournament scoreboard
The Loudoun County Raiders defeated Chancellor 51-31 on Wednesday night in the 4A North Region semifinals to advance to the region championship and secure a spot in the state tournament.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Mar. 4 | 09:02 PM - Loudoun County High School earned its fifth consecutive trip to the VHSL 4A State girls' basketball tournament with a 51-31 home win against Chancellor in the region semifinals Wednesday night.
All-Conference 28 basketball teams
Tue., Mar. 3 | 03:47 PM - John Champe High Schoool juniors Kuony Deng (boys) and Ja’Che Malone (girls) have been voted Players of the Year on the 3A All-Conference 28 basketball teams.
Knights continue to reach new heights
John Champe junior forward Kuony Deng drives to the basket for a layup in the fourth quarter of the Knights’ 61-55 victory against James Monroe in the 3A East Region basketball quarterfinals.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Sat., Feb. 28 | 09:36 AM - John Champe High School faced adversity early and late in its 3A East Region boys' basketball quarterfinal game against James Monroe. Both times, the host Knights met the challenge on their way to a 61-55 victory Feb. 27 in Aldie.
Photos added: Swimmers strike gold at state meets
Woodgrove freshman Keely Hemminger raced to titles in the 200-yard and 500-yard freestyle events Feb. 20 at the Virginia High School League Group 4A State Swimming Championships in Christiansburg.—Times-Mirror/Richard Schumaker
Thu., Feb. 26 | 05:31 PM - Keely Hemminger of Woodgrove High School raced to a pair of crowns, and Dominion's JP Popovich, Potomac Falls' William Lin, Stone Bridge's Andi Mack and Heritage's girls' relay team each won an event title Feb. 20-21 at the Virginia High School League State Swimming Championships.
Dominion’s Atariwa stands atop podium at VHSL 4A wrestling tourney
Dominion junior Adeeb Atariwa, shown here wrestling in the Conference 21 tournament, pinned Sherando’s Ben Avery just 16 seconds into the second round of the 285-pound championship bout.—Times-Mirror File/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 24 | 11:40 AM - Junior Adeeb Atariwa became Dominion High School's first-ever state champion wrestler in dominant fashion Feb. 20 at the Virginia High School League Group 4A Wrestling Championships in Salem.
3A Conference 28 basketball tournament
Sat., Feb. 21 | 08:42 AM - Loudoun Valley and host John Champe squared off in both the boys' and girls' championship games of the 3A Conference 28 basketball tournament Feb. 20. Valley prevailed in the girls' final and Champe claimed the boys' title.
Six local wrestlers win Conference 28 titles
Tue., Feb. 10 | 10:52 AM - John Champe High School produced four individual champions on its way to a third-place team finish at the 3A Conference 28 Wrestling Championships Feb. 7 at Rock Ridge High School in Ashburn.
Varsity rewind: Feb. 5-7 events
Mon., Feb. 9 | 10:29 AM - Broad Run High School won the 5A Conference 14 wrestling championship on Friday evening. Woodgrove High School followed suit by claiming the 4A Conference 21 wrestling championship on Saturday.
Valley, Heritage, County’s Miner tops in conference gymnastics
Thu., Feb. 5 | 01:57 PM - Loudoun County High School senior Victoria Miner is a mainstay in the gymnastics postseason. A four-year member of the Raiders' squad, Miner has made it to the state meet each winter, qualifying for all four events.
Varsity Rewind: Feb. 2-4 events
Thu., Feb. 5 | 11:06 AM - Loudoun Valley High School received stellar efforts from its varsity boys' basketball, girls' basketball and gymnastics teams Wednesday night. Heritage claimed the team title at the Conference 21 gymnastics meet.
3A Conference 28 swim results
John Champe High School swam to boys’ and girls’ team titles at the 3A Conference 28 championships.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Feb. 3 | 03:21 PM - John Champe High School proved dominant in boys' and girls' events at the 3A Conference 28 championships, contested Jan. 31 at Claude Moore Recreation Center in Sterling.
Champe stands tall in showdown against Valley
John Champe junior Clara Novalis puts up a shot with Loudoun Valley junior Lindsey Sweet defending. Novalis scored 11 of her 13 points in the first half to help the Knights build a 24-18 halftime lead.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Tue., Feb. 3 | 12:08 PM - Third-year John Champe High School entered its 3A Conference 28 girls' basketball showdown Jan. 30 against Loudoun Valley with a clear focus.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 22 games
Sat., Jan. 24 | 09:42 AM - Loudoun County and Tuscarora high schools each won boys and girls varsity games Thursday evening. Heritage boys, Stone Bridge boys, Park View girls and Broad Run girls also earned victories.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 16-17 games
Sun., Jan. 18 | 12:17 PM - Loudoun County sweeps varsity doubleheader against Heritage; Potomac Falls and Rock Ridge boys work OT to win; John Champe boys keep rolling; Christina Adlam sets school record for steals in Park View girls win; freshman Jordan Miller nets game-high 17 points for Loudoun Valley boys to highlight Saturday's action.
Varsity Winter Sports Rewind: Jan. 13-15 games
Fri., Jan. 16 | 09:28 AM - Loudoun Valley High School swept Woodgrove in a varsity boys' and girls' basketball doubleheader Thursday night. John Champe lit up the scoreboard for 103 points in a boys' basketball win against Heritage to improve to 11-2 this season.
Gymnasts hit their marks at Park View Invitational
Jordan Smith of Potomac Falls High School vaults to a sixth-place finish in the all-around at the 35th Glory Days/Park View Gymnastics Invitational Jan. 10 in Sterling. The Panthers placed second as a team in the Red division.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jan. 13 | 12:16 PM - There were eight Loudoun schools among the 11 participating in the 35th edition of the Glory Days/Park View Gymnastics Invitational in Sterling Jan. 10. Out of the 99 gymnasts vaulting, balancing and tumbling, a pair of sophomores shined for the local girls.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 9-10 games
First-year Rock Ridge High School defeated Heritage 63-54 in varsity boys’ basketball on Friday night.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Jan. 12 | 11:03 AM - Tuscarora High School swept Briar Woods in a varsity boys' and girls' basketball doubleheader Saturday. The Huskies improved to 9-2 in girls' play and 8-2 in boys' action.
Park View to host gymnastics invitational Saturday
Thu., Jan. 8 | 04:15 PM - Eight Loudoun schools will help make up the 11-team field for the 2015 Glory Days/Park View Gymnastics Invitational, set for Jan. 10 in Sterling.
Gragasin resigns as Champe volleyball coach
Wed., Jan. 7 | 12:56 PM - Glen Gragasin has resigned as head volleyball coach at John Champe High School after guiding the program for its first three seasons.
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.