Facts and figures: VHSL state football semifinals
Fri., Dec. 6 | 09:00 AM - Briar Woods and Loudoun Valley high schools will face strong challenges Dec. 7 when they take the field for their respective Virginia High School League state semifinal games.
Large turnout for Freeze Your Gizzard 5K race
Anna Wasko, a student at Tuscarora High School, led all female finishers with a time of 20 minutes, 8 seconds in the Freeze Your Gizzard 5K race Nov. 23 in Leesburg.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Dec. 5 | 04:13 PM - More than 1,000 participants came out and ‘froze their gizzard’ for a good cause Nov. 23 at Ida Lee Park in Leesburg.
Virginia Xtreme sweep titles at regional flag football tournament
Thu., Dec. 5 | 03:08 PM - Virginia Xtreme Sports has qualified for the NFL Flag National Tournament after winning all three age division titles at the Baltimore Ravens NFL Flag Football Regional Tournament.
Varsity Rewind: Dec. 2-4 games
Thu., Dec. 5 | 12:55 PM - Victoria Miner won the all-around competition to lead Loudoun County High School to a first-place showing in a gymnastics meet hosted by Broad Run on Wednesday evening. Look inside for submitted scores and stats.
Briar Woods moves football game to John Champe
Thu., Dec. 5 | 10:05 AM - Briar Woods High School's Virginia 5A state semifinal football game Dec. 7 against North Stafford will now be played on the turf field at John Champe High School in Aldie.
Eight Foxcroft athletes earn All-State honors
Thu., Dec. 5 | 09:26 AM - Foxcroft School is represented by eight student-athletes on the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division II All-State teams for fall varsity sports.
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
Loudoun County High School alum Calle Brown was the winning goalie in Virginia’s 3-1 victory over Marquette.—Photo Courtesy/Jim Daves, Virginia athletics
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.
Briar Woods outlasts Broad Run in overtime thriller
Senior QB Trace McSorley’s 1-yard touchdown run in double overtime lifted host Briar Woods to a 37-34 victory over Broad Run in the 5A North Region semifinals Nov. 29 in Ashburn.—Times-Mirror Photo/Chuck Moore
Tue., Dec. 3 | 02:12 PM - The Briar Woods Falcons took another step toward their quest for a fourth straight VHSL state championship Nov. 29 by winning their 18th consecutive playoff game.