All-State basketball honors for 11 area players
John Champe junior Kuony Deng, shown here during a 2015 3A East Region playoff game, is one of three area players to garner first-team selection.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Wed., Apr. 15 | 07:25 AM - The Virginia High School League All-State basketball teams for boys' and girls' in Groups 3A through 5A include 11 Loudoun student-athletes.
Woodgrove duo to play collegiate volleyball
Sun., Apr. 12 | 10:24 AM - Woodgrove High School seniors Jineane Hallaj and Lexy Waldman have committed to continue their volleyball careers in college.
Wolverines finish as runner-ups in challenging lacrosse tourney
Thu., Apr. 2 | 01:33 PM - In its own spring break lacrosse tournament, the varsity boys' team of Woodgrove High School knocked off two larger schools to reach the championship contest, then came within minutes of vanquishing a third.
Woodgrove Spring Break Lacrosse Tournament schedule
Fri., Mar. 27 | 02:28 PM - Woodgrove High School will host a 12-team lacrosse tournament during spring break. The tournament will use a round-robin format with games contested on three dates, startring March 28.
One final fling for Loudoun prep gymnasts
Freedom’s Anna Broussard demonstrates power and grace as she launches herself to the springboard in the vault event March 8 at the 2015 VHSL Open Gymnastics Championships.—Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud
Wed., Mar. 11 | 03:07 PM - As the last hurrah to close the high school season, the top prep gymnasts in Virginia came together March 8 inside the gymnasium at Nokesville's Patriot High School to see who is the best of the best.
Postseason basketball: Region tournament scoreboard
The Loudoun County Raiders defeated Chancellor 51-31 on Wednesday night in the 4A North Region semifinals to advance to the region championship and secure a spot in the state tournament.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sun., Mar. 8 | 10:05 AM - Loudoun County (4A) and Tuscarora (5A) high schools have advanced to the Virginia High School League State girls' basketball tournament as region finalists.
All-Conference 21 basketball teams
Tue., Mar. 3 | 04:56 PM - Derek Fisher of Loudoun County High School and Steve Douglas of Woodgrove were voted Coaches of the Year on the 4A All-Conference 21 basketball teams after guiding their squads to conference titles this winter.
Huber finds groove in Woodgrove’s blowout win
Sun., Mar. 1 | 01:43 PM - It may have been clear outside on Feb. 28 in Purcellville, but inside the gymnasium of Woodgrove High School, it just wouldn't stop raining. Shot after shot poured into the bucket as the Wolverines amassed 15 3-pointers in a 91-60 dismissal of Fluvanna County in the 4A North Region boys' basketball quarterfinals.
Photos added: Swimmers strike gold at state meets
Woodgrove freshman Keely Hemminger raced to titles in the 200-yard and 500-yard freestyle events Feb. 20 at the Virginia High School League Group 4A State Swimming Championships in Christiansburg.—Times-Mirror/Richard Schumaker
Thu., Feb. 26 | 05:31 PM - Keely Hemminger of Woodgrove High School raced to a pair of crowns, and Dominion's JP Popovich, Potomac Falls' William Lin, Stone Bridge's Andi Mack and Heritage's girls' relay team each won an event title Feb. 20-21 at the Virginia High School League State Swimming Championships.
Dominion’s Atariwa stands atop podium at VHSL 4A wrestling tourney
Dominion junior Adeeb Atariwa, shown here wrestling in the Conference 21 tournament, pinned Sherando’s Ben Avery just 16 seconds into the second round of the 285-pound championship bout.—Times-Mirror File/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 24 | 11:40 AM - Junior Adeeb Atariwa became Dominion High School's first-ever state champion wrestler in dominant fashion Feb. 20 at the Virginia High School League Group 4A Wrestling Championships in Salem.
4A Conference 21 basketball tournament
Sat., Feb. 21 | 08:09 AM - Loudoun County (girls) and Woodgrove (boys) prevailed in 4A Conference 21 basketball tournament championship games Feb. 20. The Raiders won the girls' title as the No. 2 seed and the Wolverines claimed the boys' crown as the No. 3 seed.
Miller flourishes on court despite disorder
Woodgrove High School senior Kylee Miller has not allowed the effects of a dysautonomic disorder called Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome stop her from playing the sport she is most passionate about.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Feb. 18 | 10:43 AM - Toughness is a concept that comes up often in sports. To endure hardship, battle through adversity and persevere when quitting would be easy, that's tough.
Heritage girls swim to 4A North Region crown
Sun., Feb. 15 | 09:22 PM - Heritage High School edged Woodgrove by two points for the girls' team championship at the 4A North Region Swim Championships, contested Feb. 13 at the Collegiate School Aquatic Center in Richmond.
Woodgrove surges past James Wood in postseason opener
Woodgrove junior forward Prakash Ellis rises for a shot in the first half of a Conference 21 tournament quarterfinal game against James Wood. Ellis scored 11 points in the host Wolverines’ 58-43 victory Feb. 13 in Purcellville.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Sat., Feb. 14 | 12:49 AM - The Woodgrove Wolverines overcame a sluggish start with an impressive showing on both ends of the court during the final three quarters of play to defeat James Wood 58-43 in the 4A Conference 21 boys' basketball tournament quarterfinals Feb. 13 in Purcellville.
Freedom leads the way at 5A North Region gymnastics meet
Wed., Feb. 11 | 10:02 AM - Freedom High School punched its ticket for the VHSL State Team Championships with a top of the podium performance Feb. 9 at the 5A North Region gymnastics meet.
Woodgrove edges Sherando for Conference 21 wrestling crown
Woodgrove senior Dylan Shockey takes hold of Sherando’s Curtis Guthridge’s leg in the 126-pound championship match Feb. 7 at the 4A Conference 21 Wrestling Championships. Shockey earned the decisive point with an escape in the third period to pull out a 3-2 decision.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 10 | 03:02 PM - The first 195 matches of the day were not enough to decide a team champion at the Conference 21 Wrestling Championships Feb. 7 at Woodgrove High School in Purcellville. The point totals of Sherando and the homestanding Wolverines were too close to call.
Varsity rewind: Feb. 5-7 events
Mon., Feb. 9 | 10:29 AM - Broad Run High School won the 5A Conference 14 wrestling championship on Friday evening. Woodgrove High School followed suit by claiming the 4A Conference 21 wrestling championship on Saturday.
Valley, Heritage, County’s Miner tops in conference gymnastics
Thu., Feb. 5 | 01:57 PM - Loudoun County High School senior Victoria Miner is a mainstay in the gymnastics postseason. A four-year member of the Raiders' squad, Miner has made it to the state meet each winter, qualifying for all four events.
Varsity Rewind: Feb. 2-4 events
Thu., Feb. 5 | 11:06 AM - Loudoun Valley High School received stellar efforts from its varsity boys' basketball, girls' basketball and gymnastics teams Wednesday night. Heritage claimed the team title at the Conference 21 gymnastics meet.
4A Conference 21 swim results
Tue., Feb. 3 | 02:14 PM - Woodgrove won the boys' title and Heritage claimed the girls' crown at the Conference 21 Swim Championships Jan. 31 at Claude Moore Recreation Center in Sterling.