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Ben Mackey will continue his soccer career at Lynchburg College.—Courtesy Photo

Mackey to play soccer at Lynchburg

Loudoun County High School senior Ben Mackey has committed to play NCAA Division III soccer at Lynchburg College. Mackey will join his older brother Jon Mackey, a junior forward, on Lynchburg's roster.

Maggie Moorcones at her college signing ceremony.—Courtesy Photo

Moorcones signs with Catholic University soccer

Potomac Falls High School senior Maggie Moorcones signed her letter of intent Feb. 1 to attend and play women's soccer at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. Moorcones was joined by her club soccer coach Jay Margulis and varsity soccer coach Greg Zawistowski in a ceremony at Potomac Falls.

Local pair earn All-American soccer honors for CNU

Christopher Newport University soccer players Jimmy Grace (Briar Woods) and Victoria Perry (Woodgrove) each earned National Soccer Coaches Association of America Division III All-American honors in 2016.

Sophomore defender Nikki Batt has helped Emory University produce five shutouts in 11 games this season.—Photo Courtesy/Emory University athletics

Batt earns college soccer award

Briar Woods High School alum Nikki Batt, a sophomore defender for Emory University women's soccer team, was recently selected as University Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Week. Batt assisted on a goal and helped Emory shut out fourth-ranked University of Chicago in a 2-0 win Oct. 1 at home.
Murielle Tiernan

Tiernan nets ACC Offensive Player of the Week award

Virginia Tech senior forward Murielle Tiernan has been selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference Offensive Player of the Week in women's soccer. The Stone Bridge High School alum scored three goals in two games for the Hokies.

Perfect Hawks win Dulles National Soccer Tournament crown

The ODFC Hawks won the Under-19 girls' division at the 25th annual Dulles National Soccer Tournament, contested Aug. 27-28 in Fairfax. The Loudoun-based Hawks, coached by Kirk Smith, went undefeated in the tournament.

Loudoun Soccer players called up to U.S. U-19 men’s team

A pair of Loudoun Soccer players, defender Sam Golan and goalkeeper Colin Shutler, have been selected to play for the United States Under-19 men's national soccer team in the Stevan-Vilotic Cele tournament, set for Sept. 1-5 in Serbia.
Ben Ogedegbe

Leesburg native trains with Nigerian soccer team

Last month, Ben Ogedegbe stood up from the bench, paced the sideline and prepared to enter a game in Atlanta. His father, Nathaniel, watched on and attempted to record the moment on his phone. He was unable to, as the sight of Ben hitting the pitch was too emotional for him. Of course, this wasn’t just a normal soccer game.

Updated: Loudoun 99B Red claim national soccer crown

The nation's best Under-16 boys' soccer team calls Loudoun home. Evans Moyo headed home a cross from Gabe Splett for the decisive goal in Loudoun 99B Red's 1-0 victory over Dix Hills Hurricanes (N.Y.) in the U16 boys' championship game of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series July 31 in Frisco, Texas.

Area teams playing in youth soccer championships

Three Loudoun based teams are competing in the 2016 U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships this week in Texas. Loudoun 98B Red, Loudoun 99B Red and FCV Ashburn Elite 01 are vying for national supremacy in separate boys' age divisions.


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