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 | 10:52 AM - 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.
Mat Kings: Four Loudoun wrestlers bring home state gold
Emotion overcomes Potomac Falls senior Omer Nezam as his hand is raised following a 3-2 decision victory against Freedom senior Bradley Nelson in the Virginia 5A 160-pound championship match Feb. 22 at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax.—Times-Mirror Photo/Moe Murphy
Tue., Feb. 25 | 02:53 PM - Persistence paid off in a big way for Potomac Falls High School senior Omer Nezam at the Virginia 5A state wrestling championships Feb. 22 at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax.
All-Conference basketball teams
Mon., Feb. 24 | 07:25 PM - Broad Run's Khiorie Stewart and Mariah Leonard were selected as Conference 14 Players of the Year. Loudoun Valley's Paul Rowley earned the same honor in Conference 28, as did Dominion's Tony Richardson and Heritage's Kayla Tibbs in Conference 21.
Conference basketball tournament scoreboard
Sun., Feb. 23 | 07:30 AM - Broad Run (Conference 14 boys), Freedom (Conference 14 girls), Loudoun County (Conference 21 boys and girls) and Loudoun Valley (Conference 28 boys) each won conference tournament championships.
Woodgrove girls team raises funds for Loudoun Breast Health Network
Fri., Feb. 21 | 06:17 AM - Woodgrove High School's girls' basketball program raised $3,126.55 for charity in a play for a cure game Jan. 10.
Varsity Basketball Standings
Wed., Feb. 19 | 06:05 AM - Broad Run (boys) and Freedom (girls) have wrapped up first place in Conference 14. Loudoun County finished atop the Dulles District girls' standings and tied Loudoun Valley for first place in Dulles boys. Standings updated through completion of regular season.
5A North, 4A North region wrestling results
Tue., Feb. 18 | 02:07 PM - Four Loudoun wrestlers took home individual titles at the 5A North Region wrestling tournament, while two local wrestlers proved to be tops in their weight class at the 4A North Region tournament.
Dominion girls, Heritage boys lead pack at 4A North region swim meet
Tue., Feb. 18 | 11:48 AM - 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.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Feb. 7-10 games
Loudoun County High School senior Maggie Phillips reached the 1,000 career points milestone Feb. 7. The multi-sport standout will play volleyball at the U.S. Naval Academy.—Times-Mirror Photo/Rick Wasser
Tue., Feb. 11 | 12:42 PM - Teal Reynolds set the single-game scoring mark for Potomac Falls High School girls' basketball with 33 points in a Feb. 10 victory against Briar Woods. Look inside for scores and submitted stats.
VHSL All-State Football teams
Tue., Feb. 11 | 11:16 AM - A total of nine seniors from either Briar Woods, Woodgrove and Loudoun Valley high schools were selected on the 2013 Virginia High School League All-State football team.
Photos: Conference 21 Wrestling Championships
Woodgrove’s Gunner Hilling, top, needed just 44 seconds to pin Sherando’s Chris Morgan in the 195-pound final at the Conference 21 Wrestling Championships.—Times-Mirror Photo/Moe Murphy
Tue., Feb. 11 | 10:22 AM - Four Woodgrove High School wrestlers won individual titles and a pair of Loudoun County Raiders claimed individual crowns at the Conference 21 Wrestling Championships, Feb. 8 at Sherando High School in Stephens City.
Strong finish helps Raiders pull even with Wolverines
Fri., Feb. 7 | 08:37 AM - The Loudoun County Raiders used an 8-0 run over the final two minutes of play to turn a one-point deficit into a 36-29 victory Feb. 6 against the Woodgrove Wolverines in a matchup of the top two girls' basketball teams in the Dulles District.
Woodgrove’s Jackson part of Virginia’s 2014 football recruiting class
Jordan Jackson, shown here making a stop during the 2012 season, will continue his football career at the University of Virginia.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Moe Murphy
Wed., Feb. 5 | 05:40 PM - Jordan Jackson of Woodgrove High School signed his national letter of intent Feb. 5 to play football at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. The senior defensive end helped the Wolverines win a program-record nine games in 2013.
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 | 02:40 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.
Raiders roll to title at Conference 15 Gymnastics Championships
Tue., Feb. 4 | 12:17 PM - The Loudoun County Raiders continued their stellar season by winning the team title at the Conference 15 Gymnastics Championships, Feb. 1 at Loudoun Valley High School in Purcellville.
Varsity Rewind: Jan. 31 through Feb. 3 events
Tue., Feb. 4 | 09:18 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.
Freedom wins team title, Miner claims all-around crown
Freedom freshman Mikayla Robinson does a back handspring on the balance beam Jan. 25 at the Loudoun County Gymnastics Championships. Robinson placed first in two events to help the Eagles win the team championship.—Times-Mirror Photo/Doug Stroud
Wed., Jan. 29 | 03:05 PM - Loudoun County High School junior Victoria Miner had finished first in the all-around in every competition she's competed in this season heading into the Loudoun County Gymnastics Championships Jan. 25 at Park View High School.
Freedom knocks Woodgrove from unbeaten ranks
Freedom’s Ashley Abernathy, left, and Kelly Hartless sandwich Woodgrove’s Kylee Miller late in the first half. The Eagles held the Wolverines without a field goal for the first six minutes of a 47-41 victory.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Carl Lukat
Wed., Jan. 22 | 09:08 AM - A few seasons removed from winning consecutive state championships, Freedom High School took another step in its rise back to girls' basketball prominence Jan. 17 with an impressive 47-41 road victory over previously undefeated Woodgrove.
Varsity Rewind: Jan. 14-18 games
Mon., Jan. 20 | 04:51 PM - Woodgrove's boys and girls, along with Potomac Falls boys and Broad Run girls won dual swim meets Saturday. Look inside for scores and submitted stats.
Raiders claim team title at Glory Days Gymnastics Invitational
Tue., Jan. 7 | 01:26 PM - The Loudoun County Raiders won the elite Red Division championship at the Glory Days Gymnastics Invitational on Jan. 4 at Park View High School in Sterling.