Seventh heaven: Raiders make it seven titles in eight years
Loudoun County High School players rejoice after winning a point in the Group 4A state volleyball final against James Wood. The Raiders won the match in straight sets to repeat as state champions.—Times-Mirror/Chuck Moore
Mon., Nov. 24 | 02:30 PM - "Kinda new at this," the first-year head coach joked as she sat down Nov. 22 before a row of microphones, minutes after collecting the gold-plated trophy.
Holding court: Falcons, Raiders win state volleyball titles
Sun., Nov. 23 | 11:40 AM - The Briar Woods Falcons overcame a two-set deficit against Princess Anne to win a five-set thriller Nov. 22 in the Virginia High School League Group 5A state volleyball championship. The Loudoun County Raiders swept James Wood in the VHSL 4A state final to continue their court dominance.
VHSL state volleyball tournament scores
Wed., Nov. 19 | 08:04 AM - The Briar Woods Falcons (Group 5A) and the Loudoun County Raiders (4A) won semifinal matches Tuesday night to earn spots in the Virginia High School League state volleyball finals.
4A North Region volleyball team
Tue., Nov. 18 | 12:43 PM - Loudoun County High School's Taylor Borup, Hannah Vandegrift and Emily Solis are first-team selections and Sherrilyn Hanna is Coach of the Year on the 4A North Region volleyball team. Woodgrove's Samantha Purnell and Dominion's Ashley Brock also earned accolades.
Raiders mount comeback, win ninth consecutive region title
The Loudoun County Raiders went the distance to defeat James Wood in five sets and repeat as 4A North Region tournament champions.—Times-Mirror/Alanna Dvorak
Mon., Nov. 17 | 03:02 PM - The Loudoun County High School volleyball team was in the midst of a ferocious comeback. After falling behind to visiting James Wood 19-8 in the third set of the 4A North Region championship match, the Raiders reeled off 15 of the next 19 points to pull even at 23-23.
Volleyball: 4A North Region tournament scores
Sun., Nov. 16 | 08:55 AM - Loudoun County High School twice rallied from one-set deficits to outlast James Wood in five sets, 22-25, 25-14, 24-26, 25-6, 15-7, in the 4A North Region volleyball tournament championship match Nov. 15 in Leesburg.
Under new coach, defending champ Raiders cruise in region opener
Wed., Nov. 12 | 03:00 PM - Total, unmitigated domination is how the Loudoun County Raiders handled their opening match of the 4A North region volleyball tournament Nov. 11 in Leesburg.
10 Loudoun teams punch postseason football tickets
Tue., Nov. 11 | 05:17 PM - Ten Loudoun schools have qualified for the 2014 Virginia High School League football playoffs. Tuscarora (10-0) earned the No. 1 seed in the 5A North Region bracket.
All-Conference 21 volleyball team
Tue., Nov. 11 | 03:24 PM - Sherrilyn Hanna of Loudoun County High School was voted Coach of the Year on the 2014 All-Conference 21 volleyball team. The Raiders went undefeated against conference foes in the regular season and won the conference tournament in Hanna's first season as head coach.
Varsity Football Standings
Tue., Nov. 11 | 01:02 PM - Tuscarora High School led a group of eight Loudoun teams to finish the 2014 regular season with a winning record. Stone Bridge, Tuscarora and Woodgrove each won district titles.
Cross-country: Conference championships results
The Tuscarora Huskies placed six runners in the top 10 individually to run away with the girls’ team title at the 5A Conference 14 cross-country meet Oct. 29 at Morven Park in Leesburg.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Thu., Oct. 30 | 12:50 PM - Loudoun Valley High School ran to boys' and girls' team titles Oct. 29 at the 3A Conference 28 cross-country championships. Broad Run boys and Tuscarora girls both won 5A Conference 14 crowns, and Heritage girls claimed the 4A Conference 21 title.
Competition Cheer All-Conference 21 team
Mon., Oct. 27 | 12:36 PM - Dominion, Heritage, Loudoun County, Park View and Woodgrove high schools are each represented on the Virginia High School League Competition Cheer All-Conference 21 team.
Loudoun pair qualify for VHSL Girls Open Golf Championship
From left, Farah Gatut (Loudoun County), Ashley Nguyen (Freedom), Morgan Magnulo (Patriot) and Linda Kil (Battlefield) have secured a spot in the 2014 VHSL Girls Open Golf Championship.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Oct. 23 | 05:10 PM - Two local student-athletes, Ashley Nguyen of Freedom High School and Farah Gatut of Loudoun County High School have qualified for the 2014 Virginia High School League Girls Open Golf Championship.
Varsity Fall Sports Rewind
Loudoun County High School libero Emily Solis prepares for a dig during a recent match. Solis and the Raiders won four of five matches Oct. 10-11 at the Tournament of Champions in Roanoke.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Thu., Oct. 23 | 10:02 AM - The 2014 varsity cross-country, golf and volleyball seasons are in full swing. Look inside for scores and submitted stats.
Wolverines overwhelm Raiders in homecoming game
Woodgrove senior Dylan Mellor was on the receiving end of four Billy Sheehan touchdown passes in the Wolverines’ 35-13 home win against Loudoun County on Oct. 17 in Purcellville.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Oct. 21 | 04:30 PM - In their regular-season meeting last year, the Woodgrove Wolverines lost a heart-breaking game on Loudoun County's last-second 48-yard field goal to give the Raiders a thrilling homecoming victory.
A numerical look at Week 8 football games
Thu., Oct. 16 | 01:49 PM - The eighth week of the varsity football season includes seven games involving Loudoun teams. Broad Run, Loudoun Valley, Woodgrove, Park View, John Champe and Potomac Falls will host games.
Huskies cheer, dance to LCPS championship
Tuscarora High School cheered to the team championship at the 2014 Loudoun County Public Schools Competitive Cheer Championship Oct. 8 at Rock Ridge High School in Ashburn.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Oct. 14 | 11:30 AM - With a complex, high-energy three-minute routine featuring a double shot of musical dance sandwiching a minute of cheers and chants, the Tuscarora Huskies won this year's Loudoun County Public Schools Competitive Cheer Championship, held Oct. 8 at Rock Ridge High School in Ashburn.
Tuscarora, Valley qualify for state golf tournaments
Tuscarora High School continued its strong postseason Oct. 6 by winning the VHSL 5A North Region golf championship.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Oct. 9 | 12:25 PM - The Tuscarora Huskies won the 5A North Region championship and the Loudoun Valley Vikings were runner-ups in the 3A East Region tournament to garner team bids into their respective state tournaments.
Virginia 4A Conference 21 golf tournament results
Tue., Sep. 30 | 03:52 PM - Loudoun County High School won the team title and Kurt Funkhouser of Dominion claimed low medalist honors at the 4A Conference 21 golf tournament Sept. 29 at Algonkian Golf Course in Sterling.
Falcons overtake Raiders with second-half stampede
The Briar Woods Falcons rejoice after Darrell Ramey returned an interception 30 yards for the final touchdown in a 52-14 win against Loudoun County.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Sep. 16 | 01:32 PM - Going into halftime with just a 17-14 lead against Loudoun County, Briar Woods' coach Charlie Pierce challenged his team.