Carlton commits to UNC volleyball
Fri., Nov. 21 | 11:25 AM - Potomac Falls High School junior Holly Carlton has verbally committed to take her volleyball skils to the University of North Carolina, beginning in the fall of 2016.
Volleyball: 5A North Region tournament scores
Sun., Nov. 16 | 09:29 AM - Briar Woods High School bounced back from a two-set deficit to defeat host Stone Bridge in five sets, 12-25, 18-25, 25-20, 25-16, 15-9, in the 5A North Region volleyball tournament final Nov. 15 in Ashburn.
All-Conference 14 volleyball team
Holly Carlton of Potomac Falls High School has garnered Player of the Year honors on the 5A Conference 14 volleyball team.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Nov. 11 | 06:52 PM - Potomac Falls High School junior Holly Carlton is the Player of the Year on the 2014 All-Conference 14 volleyball team. Marsha Hermes of Briar Woods was tabbed as Coach of the Year.
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.
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.
Falcons top Panthers in four sets to push win streak to 15
Fri., Oct. 24 | 10:15 AM - The Briar Woods Falcons overcame a first-set loss Oct. 23 to defeat the Potomac Falls Panthers on the road in four sets (22-25, 25-17, 25-22, 25-18), running their winning streak to 15 consecutive matches.
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.
Horse for the course: Weaver is second straight Viking to win state title
Loudoun Valley High School golfer Brandon Weaver closed his junior season in style by winning the VHSL 3A state individual championship. The Vikings placed second as a team.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Oct. 21 | 10:02 AM - After qualifying for the state tournament as a sophomore and watching his Loudoun Valley High School senior teammate Ian Hildebrand win the 2013 VHSL Group 3A state individual golf championship, Brandon Weaver was excited about the prospect of his junior campaign.
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.
Spartans settle for draw after late Panther goal
Broad Run junior Juliet Esnardo looks to get a touch on the ball with three Potomac Falls players closing in. Esnardo assisted on the Spartans’ lone goal in a 1-1 draw.—Times-Mirror Photo/Chuck Moore
Wed., Apr. 16 | 08:45 AM - Holding a 1-0 lead against Potomac Falls in the waning minutes of an April 11 girls' soccer match, it appeared host Broad Run, who had controlled play for most of the game, would keep its perfect record intact.
A numerical look at Week 5 football games
The Tuscarora Huskies have outscored their opponents 163-42 in winning their first four games this season. The Huskies host Heritage Sept. 26 in a matchup of Leesburg schools.—File Photo/Randy Litzinger
Thu., Sep. 25 | 04:23 PM - The fifth week of the varsity football season includes seven games involving Loudoun teams. Briar Woods, Freedom, John Champe, Potomac Falls and Tuscarora will host games.
Varsity Football Scoreboard: Week 3
Sat., Sep. 13 | 08:26 PM - Briar Woods, Broad Run, Dominion, John Champe, Stone Bridge and Tuscarora were victorious Sept. 12 in the third week of the varsity football season. Broad Run, John Champe and Tuscarora remain undefeated.
Conference 14 cross-country mini meet results
Thu., Sep. 11 | 11:05 AM - The Broad Run Spartans won the boys' title and the Tuscarora Huskies claimed the girls' crown at the Virginia 5A Conference 14 cross-country mini meet Sept. 10 at Oatlands Plantation.
Hunter, Mackenzie pace field at Great Meadow Invitational
Tue., Sep. 9 | 01:35 PM - Loudoun Valley High School junior Andrew Hunter stole the show Sept. 6 at the Great Meadow Invitational. Fresh off winning state titles in cross-country and track as a sophomore, Hunter ran a sub five-minute mile pace to lead a field of 247 runners in the Varsity 'A' boys race.
Varsity Football Scoreboard: Week 1
Sun., Aug. 31 | 11:40 AM - The 2014 varsity football season kicked off Friday night with 11 Loudoun schools in action. Briar Woods, Broad Run, Heritage, John Champe, Loudoun County, Potomac Falls, Tuscarora and Woodgrove each opened their season with victories.
Potomac Falls outlasts Dominion in Sterling duel
Potomac Falls lines up to run a play against Sterling rival Dominion on Aug. 29. The Panthers scored the game’s final 10 points to win 10-6.—Times-Mirror Photo/Andy DiFazio
Sun., Aug. 31 | 10:08 AM - In the fourth quarter of host Potomac Falls' football opener Aug. 29 against Dominion, second-year coach Jason Allen ran along the sideline, encouraging his players as the Panthers attempted to hold on to a 10-6 lead.
Carlton rises up: Growth spurt has spurred major college offers
Junior Holly Carlton aims to stand tall once again for the Potomac Falls High School volleyball team this season.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Aug. 27 | 10:00 AM - In recent years, Loudoun products have begun to dot the rosters of some of the top college volleyball teams around. The latest blue-chipper in that parade of high-level talent is Potomac Falls High School junior setter Holly Carlton.