Local duo helps Hokies roll past Hoyas in women’s soccer
Sat., Sep. 6 | 08:05 AM - Stone Bridge High School alum Murielle Tiernan scored a team-high two goals and Broad Run alum Ellie Zoepfl added a goal as No. 5 ranked Virginia Tech improved to 5-0 with a 6-1 women's soccer victory against No. 13 Georgetown on Sept. 5 in Blacksburg.
Virginia Tech slotted fifth in preseason women’s soccer rankings
Sun., Aug. 10 | 11:40 AM - Coming off its best season in program history, Virginia Tech was voted fifth nationally in the Preseason NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division I women’s soccer rankings released Aug. 6.
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.
The Heat sizzle on soccer field
Tue., Aug. 5 | 03:13 PM - The Virginia Soccer Association Heat 96 capped a tremendous season by advancing to the U17 girls' title game at the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships.
Basinger selected to U.S. team for U-20 Women’s World Cup
Sat., Jul. 26 | 02:05 PM - Brittany Basinger, a Woodgrove High School alum and current member of Penn State's women's soccer team, has been selected to the U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team in advance of the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, set for Aug. 5-24 in Canada.
Loudoun Soccer’s 98 Boys Red advance to national semifinals
Loudoun 98 Red earned a spot in the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships U15 boys’ semifinals by winning their final two round robin games.—Photo Courtesy/Meghan Wilhelm
Fri., Jul. 25 | 01:05 PM - Loudoun 98 Red has secured a spot in the 15U boys' semifinals at the 2014 US Youth Soccer National Championships following a second consecutive victory in round robin play July 24 at the Maryland Soccerplex.
Virginia High School League All-State selections
Katie Strycharz was one of three players from Dominion High School’s girls’ soccer state championship team to be selected to the VHSL All-State team. Strycharz will continue her soccer career at Carnegie Mellon University.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Jul. 14 | 09:06 AM - The Virginia High School League has begun releasing All-State teams for 2014 varsity spring sports. Look inside to see which Loudoun student-athletes were selected.
Raiders’ Moreno named VHSCA 4A Player of the Year in boys’ soccer
Sat., Jul. 12 | 08:40 PM - James Moreno of Loudoun County High School continues to receive accolades following his breakthrough senior season. Moreno has been selected as the Player of the Year on the Virginia High School Coaches Association 4A All-State boys' soccer team.
Two Loudoun Soccer teams qualify for national series
Thu., Jul. 10 | 09:03 PM - A pair of Loudoun Soccer teams have qualified for the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series. Loudoun 98 Boys Red and Loudoun 98 Girls Red will compete in the prestigious event, set for July 21-27 at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Boys, Md.
D.C. United SoccerFest is a big draw in Leesburg
Nolaioi Ayelework practices his shot in between games June 28 on the first day of D.C. United SoccerFest at Morven Park in Leesburg.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Rick Wasser
Wed., Jul. 2 | 08:45 PM - A celebration of soccer, sun, camaraderie and fun, the D.C. United SoccerFest took place June 28-29 at Morven Park in Leesburg.