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
Thu., Dec. 5 | 04:13 PM - More than 1,000 participants came out and ‘froze their gizzard’ for a good cause Nov. 23 at Ida Lee Park in Leesburg.
Virginia advances to Elite Eight
Wed., Dec. 4 | 06:45 AM - The University of Virginia defeated Marquette, 3-1, in the third round of the NCAA men's soccer tournament Dec. 1 to earn a spot in the quarterfinals.
Football playoffs: Scores and schedule
Sun., Dec. 1 | 12:15 AM - Briar Woods (5A) and Loudoun Valley (3A) high schools are headed for the VHSL state football semifinals after winning region playoff games this weekend. Both teams will host semifinal games Dec. 7.
Unbeaten Raiders bring yet another state title home
Senior Kelsey Slack, center, rejoices with her teammates after Loudoun County won a point against Jamestown in the VHSL 4A state final. The Raiders won the match in four sets to claim their sixth state championship in the last seven seasons.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jeff Scudder
Tue., Nov. 26 | 03:00 PM - To paraphrase rock legend Meat Loaf, six out of seven ain't bad. In fact, in the history of Virginia High School League volleyball, it's the best ever.
Loudoun County High School to begin Hall of Fame
Mon., Nov. 25 | 02:05 PM - Loudoun County High School has announced the formation of an Athletic Hall of Fame that will induct its inaugural class on Sept. 5, 2014, prior to a home football game.
VHSL State Volleyball Championships scoreboard
The Loudoun County Raiders capped off an undefeated season Nov. 23 with a 3-1 victory against Jamestown in the VHSL 4A state championship match.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jeff Scudder
Mon., Nov. 25 | 12:10 PM - Loudoun County High School defeated Jamestown in four sets to claim the VHSL 4A state championship Saturday in Richmond. Stone Bridge dropped a five-set heartbreaker to Atlee in the Group 5A state final.
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
Thu., Nov. 21 | 08:15 PM - 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.
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
Thu., Nov. 21 | 12:30 PM - 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.
Raiders hitting on all cylinders
The Loudoun County Raiders have enjoyed plenty of moments to rejoice this season. The Raiders will aim to celebrate a repeat state championship Nov. 23.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Doug Stroud
Wed., Nov. 20 | 04:25 PM - Loudoun County High School steams into this week's Virginia 4A state volleyball tournament like a freight train. The Raiders have been dominant in going undefeated this season, winning 76 consecutive sets.
Sweet’s big day helps Wolverines avenge 2012 playoff loss to Raiders
Woodgrove senior running back Josh Sweet broke his own school single-game rushing record with 330 yards against Loudoun County Nov. 16 in the 4A North Region playoffs.—Times-Mirror Photo/Doug Stroud
Tue., Nov. 19 | 05:03 PM - Josh Sweet entered Woodgrove High School's first-ever football postseason game last fall against Loudoun County with more than 1,700 rushing yards to his credit. By the second quarter, Sweet sat on the sidelines with a shoulder injury as the Wolverines fell 36-7 to the Raiders.
4A North Volleyball All-Region team
Tue., Nov. 19 | 04:30 PM - Senior Maggie Phillips is the 4A North Region Player of the Year after helping Loudoun County High School win its eighth consecutive region volleyball championship this fall.
Raider trio sign letters of intent
Loudoun County seniors Mandy Powers and Kelsey Anderson - pictured here with family - will play college volleyball next season.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Nov. 19 | 10:25 AM - Three Loudoun County High School student-athletes recently signed their national letters of intent to continue their athletic careers in college.
Bulldogs, Raiders win region volleyball titles
Stone Bridge High School defeated Broad Run in four sets, 25-18, 21-25, 25-18, 25-18, on Nov. 16 to claim the 5A North Region volleyball championship.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Doug Stroud
Sun., Nov. 17 | 08:16 AM - Broad Run (5A North), Loudoun County (4A North) and Stone Bridge (5A North) each won semifinal round matches Thursday night in their respective region tournaments. Loudoun Valley (3A East) and Tuscarora (5A North) fell in the semifinals to conclude their stellar seasons.
Loudoun County sweeps Fluvanna in 4A North region volleyball playoffs
Fri., Nov. 15 | 06:04 PM - The Loudoun County High School volleyball team has not lost a set in more than two months, a streak that has spanned 24 matches. With Fluvanna leading 12-11 in the third set of a 4A North Region semifinal match Nov. 15, it appeared that the Raiders' impressive streak could be in jeopardy.
Dulles District football standings
Tue., Nov. 12 | 03:47 PM - Woodgrove and Loudoun Valley high schools both wrapped up the regular season with 5-1 records in Dulles District play.
All-Conference 21 volleyball team
Tue., Nov. 12 | 09:50 AM - Loudoun County High School swept top honors on the 2013 All-Conference 21 volleyball team. Senior Maggie Phillips is the Player of the Year and Jenica Brown is the Coach of the Year.
Week 11 football scores
Sun., Nov. 10 | 10:18 AM - Briar Woods, Broad Run, Dominion, Heritage, Park View, Stone Bridge and Woodgrove won their regular-season finales Friday night. The 2013 varsity football postseason begins next week.
Raiders dominate again, win conference title
The Loudoun County Raiders continued their undefeated season with a 3-0 victory against James Wood in the 4A Conference 21 tournament championship match.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jason S. Rufner
Fri., Nov. 8 | 01:15 PM - Coaches can't teach volleyball players to be tall. A team either has size or it doesn't. With an average height of 5-foot-10, including five reaching at least six feet, Jenica Brown's squad at Loudoun County High School has height in abundance.
Conference 21 volleyball tournament scores
Fri., Nov. 8 | 11:14 AM - Loudoun County High School swept all three of its matches on the way to winning the 4A Conference 21 volleyball tournament title.
Cross-country: Regional meet results
Thu., Nov. 7 | 04:23 PM - 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.