Local gymnast wins four medals at Junior Olympics
Chase Clingman, 11, proudly displays his medals after a stellar performance at the 2013 USA Gymnastics Men’s Junior Olympic National Championships.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., May. 21 | 12:04 PM - APEX gymnast Chase Clingman earned four medals in the 11-year-old division at the 2013 USA Gymnastics Men's Junior Olympic National Championships, contested April 30 through May 5 in Portland, Ore.
Tryouts and Announcements: May 21
Field hockey under the lights
Tue., May. 14 | 01:51 PM - Club teams from Briar Woods and Dominion high schools will square off May 18 at Dominion in the first field hockey game to be played at a Loudoun County public high school.
Loudoun Soccer announces travel tryout schedule
Wed., May. 8 | 06:25 AM - Loudoun Soccer - the largest soccer program in Virginia with more than 15,000 registrations annually - will hold travel tryouts for the 2013/2014 season in May and June.
Tryouts and Announcements: May 7
Woodgrove athletes provide mentoring to younger students
Thu., Apr. 25 | 11:36 AM - The Woodgrove High School Varsity Club, in conjunction with Harmony Middle School guidance director Jamie Sharp, began a mentoring program during the 2011-12 school year.
Local boxers take aim at Golden Gloves
Five members of an amateur group that trains at LA Boxing in Ashburn are one step away from qualifying for the National Golden Gloves. Standing, from left, are Diego Abregu, Eric Malaise, Isreal Flores, head coach Craig Fladager, Seth Billups, Mitchell Carter, Eric Hernandez, assistant coach Bill Forbes and Christopher Gooch. Kneeling are Charles Bright and Matt Abregu.—Photo Courtesy/Clifton “Pop” Spriggs
Tue., Apr. 16 | 03:08 PM - A group of amateur boxers recently moved a step closer toward qualifying for the 2013 National Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions.
Lower Loudoun Little League will add 15 members to Hall of Fame
Tue., Apr. 16 | 02:15 PM - Lower Loudoun Little League will induct 15 new members into its Hall of Fame during an April 18 dinner ceremony. The league inducted its first Hall of Fame class in 2009.
Ashburn Xtreme skates to first national championship
The Ashburn Xtreme won the USA Hockey Tier II 18U AA national tournament April 7 in Hartford, Conn. The Xtreme skated past the Florida Jr. Panthers, 5-1, in the championship game.—Courtesy Photo
Thu., Apr. 11 | 10:08 AM - The Ashburn Xtreme U18 AA team capped a perfect run through the USA Hockey Tier II 18U AA tournament with a 5-1 victory over the Florida Jr. Panthers in the championship game April 7 in Hartford, Conn.
Youth flock to Leesburg for flag football tournament
Austin Jones of the VXS Purple 18U team attempts to stop Wolverines B 18U ball carrier Josh Sweet. Jones’ teammate Dylan Cromwell pursues Sweet from behind and Sweet’s teammate Billy Sheehan watches the play develop in back. The VXS Purple defeated the Wolverines B 18U in the semifinals April 7.—Times-Mirror Photo/Michael “Moe” Murphy
Tue., Apr. 9 | 03:09 PM - More than 300 boys and girls between the ages of 9 and 18 competed at the second annual Virginia Xtreme Cherry Blossom 5 V 5 NFL Flag football tournament April 7 at the Loudoun Country Day School in Leesburg.