Virginia tops Connecticut to earn College Cup berth
Calle Brown, a graduate of Loudoun County High School, made two saves in goal to help Virginia defeat Connecticut, 2-1, on Dec. 6 in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA men’s soccer tournament.—Photo Courtesy/Jim Daves, Virginia athletics
Sat., Dec. 7 | 11:10 AM - The Virginia Cavaliers will make their 11th appearance in the College Cup following a 2-1 victory over Connecticut in the NCAA men's soccer tournament quarterfinals Dec. 6 in Charlottesville.
Virginia Tech drops heartbreaker to FSU in NCAA semifinals
Sat., Dec. 7 | 10:18 AM - The Virginia Tech women’s soccer team wrapped up its season in heartbreaking fashion Dec. 6, as the Hokies dropped a 3-2 decision to Florida State at the NCAA College Cup. Loudoun Valley High School alum Ashley Manning scored for the Hokies.
Virginia Tech claims spot in College Cup
Stone Bridge alum Murielle Tiernan, left, has been a big addition to Virginia Tech’s roster this fall. The freshman forward is tied for the team lead in goals and points scored.—Photo Courtesy/Virginia Tech athletics
Wed., Dec. 4 | 09:00 AM - Virginia Tech's women's soccer team is headed to the NCAA College Cup for the first time in program history following a 3-0 home victory against Duke on Nov. 29 in the quarterfinal round.
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.
Basinger training with U.S. U-20 soccer team
Tue., Nov. 26 | 12:50 PM - Woodgrove High School alum Brittany Basinger is training with the United States U-20 women's soccer team through Dec. 1 in Carson, Calif.
Women’s soccer: Hokies advance to NCAA quarterfinals
Sun., Nov. 24 | 09:10 PM - Virginia Tech's women's soccer team defeated Santa Clara, 3-1, on penalty kicks Nov. 24 to secure their first-ever spot in the quarterfinals of NCAA Division I tournament.
Heritage holds college signing ceremony for four seniors
Heritage High School recently honored seniors, from left, Natalie Perussault, Zach Hopeck, Sydney Busa and Nick Fuhrmann, who will continue their athletic careers in college.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Nov. 21 | 11:05 AM - Four Heritage High School senior student-athletes recently signed their letters of intent to play collegiate athletics.
JMU advances to CAA women’s soccer title game
Sat., Nov. 9 | 10:40 AM - The James Madison Dukes defeated the Hofstra Pride, 3-1, in the Colonial Athletic Association women's soccer semifinals Nov. 8. Stone Bridge High School alum Ashley Herndon assisted on a goal for JMU, while Freedom alum Sam Scolarici scored Hofstra's lone goal.
Loudoun Soccer to host College ID camp
Mon., Oct. 28 | 03:30 PM - The first College ID Camp hosted by Loudoun Soccer is Dec. 13-15 at the Loudoun Soccer Park in Leesburg. The camp offers a chance for boys and girls that compete in the under-15 to under-18 age groups to showcase their skills to college coaches.
College Spotlight: Sam Scolarici
Freedom High School alum Sam Scolarici has scored 14 goals through 14 games in her junior season for Hofstra University. Scolarici is one of the top goal scorers in the nation.—Photo Courtesy/Hofstra University athletics
Wed., Oct. 16 | 05:45 PM - Sam Scolarici's affinity for soccer started inconspicuously. The Aldie native learned the basics from her father in the summer of 2002.