Potomac Falls alum swims to second national title
Matt McLean once again displayed his freestyle prowess at the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships—Photo Courtesy/Tim Binning, The Swim Pictures
Tue., Aug. 12 | 11:08 AM - Sterling native Matt McLean won the men's 200-meter freestyle national title Aug. 7 at the Phillips 66 National Championships. McLean posted a winning time of 1:46.93 at the William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Complex in Irvine, Calif.
Old Dominion Swim League puts on all-star finish
Potomac Crossing Barracudas swimmer Simon Shi broke his existing record in winning the 100-meter individual medley for boys ages 15-18 during the Old Dominion Swim League all-star meet Aug. 2 at Riding Center Pool.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Rick Wasser
Thu., Aug. 7 | 09:15 AM - Racing up and down the six lanes of Riding Center Pool, more than 550 of the fastest young swimmers from 26 Loudoun neighborhoods spent Aug. 2 improving times and having fun at the Old Dominion Swim League all-star meet.
Triple threat: Pride athletes make college commitments
Thu., Jun. 5 | 01:45 PM - Heritage High School recently held a ceremony to honor three student-athletes who have committed to continue their athletic careers in college.
Relay Pride: Heritage swims to state relay title
Senior Tim Burris, shown here performing the backstroke at the Conference 21 meet, teamed with Phillip Crouch, Michael Burris and Jake Schroth to win the 200-yard medley relay title in a time of 1:40.24 at the Virginia 4A state swim championships.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Joel Wolcott
Thu., Feb. 27 | 12:52 PM - Heritage High School's prolific 200-yard medley relay team highlighted a strong showing by area competitors at the Virginia 4A state swim championships. The Pride's Tim Burris, Phillip Crouch, Michael Burris and Jake Schroth touched the wall first to claim state gold Feb. 22 at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center.
Dominion girls, Heritage boys lead pack at 4A North region swim meet
Tue., Feb. 18 | 01:48 PM - The Dominion Titans and the Heritage Pride proved to be the class of the field at the 4A North Region Swim Championships. The Titans won the girls' title and the Pride claimed the boys' crown Feb. 15 at George Mason University's Aquatic Center.
Briar Woods’ Maxwell, Tuscarora’s Silpacharn swim to region titles
Tuscarora junior Pim Silpacharn struck gold in the 50-yard freestyle and placed second in the 100 freestyle Feb. 7 at the 5A North Region Swim Championships.—Photo Courtesy/Marianne Thiede
Mon., Feb. 10 | 04:33 PM - Potomac Falls earned the top local boys' team finish in third place, while Stone Bridge placed fourth in the girls' standings. Thomas Jefferson swam away with the boys' championship and Albemarle was dominant in winning the girls' crown.
Pride, Titans steal show at swim championships
Dominion High School swimmers rejoice after winning the girls’ team title Jan. 31 at the Conference 21 Swim Championships.—Times-Mirror Photo/Joel Wolcott
Tue., Feb. 4 | 04:40 PM - The talent-laden programs of Dominion and Heritage high schools were on full display Jan. 31 at the inaugural 4A North Conference 21 Swim Championships. The Titans and Pride combined to place first in 18 of a possible 22 events.
Varsity Rewind: Jan. 31 through Feb. 3 events
Tue., Feb. 4 | 11:18 AM - Dominion High School scored 74 points over the final three quarters against Heritage en route to a 82-71 boys' basketball victory Monday night. Heritage outscored Dominion 10-4 in the fourth quarter to win the girls' game, 45-42.
Varsity Rewind: Jan. 24-30 events
Fri., Jan. 31 | 02:33 PM - Heritage High School won boys and girls basketball games against Park View on Thursday night. Kayla Tibbs led the Pride girls with 37 points and Jesse Case scored 20 on the boys win.
Jordan shines at ISL swim meet
Fri., Jan. 31 | 10:10 AM - Leesburg resident Kylie Jordan garnered selection on the All-Independent School League Swim team following a strong showing at the ISL Swim Championships Jan. 24 in Bethesda, Md.