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Tuscarora sophomore Leron West has racked up nine rushing touchdowns in his last two games.—Photo Courtesy/Bill Vocke

IN PHOTOS: Tuscarora holds off Briar Woods in Potomac District clash

The Tuscarora Huskies ran to their third consecutive victory Friday night, rushing for five touchdowns in a 36-23 win over the Briar Woods Falcons at Fortune Field in Leesburg. Sophomore running back Leron West racked up four rushing scores and junior quarterback Justin Allen rushed for another touchdown.

Stone Bridge juniors Alex Nandury and Nick Mell celebrate Mell’s touchdown run. The Bulldogs racked up a season-high 59 points in a 31-point win over the host Knights.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

Stone Bridge blasts past Champe to stay unbeaten

With a convincing 59-28 triumph Sept. 22 on the road in Aldie, the Stone Bridge Bulldogs earned their fourth win in as many football games this season. Stone Bridge rang up 24 of the contest’s first 31 points versus the John Champe Knights, as a cadre of different Bulldogs got chances to advance the pigskin. Senior Daniel Thompson shined as junior quarterback Mason Tatum’s top target, snagging five passes in the first half featuring a highlight-worthy 41-yard grab on a fully outstretched dive.

Dominion runs past Heritage in Dulles District opener

The Dominion Titans rose to the occasion with an impressive 38-21 victory over the host Heritage Pride in a key Class 4A Dulles District match-up Sept. 22 in Leesburg. The Titans utilized a powerful rushing attack led by senior Alex Wertz, along with an opportunistic and stingy defense to win their district opener.

Loudoun Varsity Football Scoreboard: Week 5

Broad Run, Dominion, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley, Potomac Falls, Stone Bridge and Tuscarora high schools were each victorious Friday night during the fifth week of the 2017 varsity football season. Stone Bridge and Broad Run remain unbeaten this season, while Loudoun Valley picked up its first win of 2017.

The Woodgrove Wolverines are 2017 Dulles District golf tournament champions.—Courtesy Photo

Woodgrove swings to Dulles District golf title

The Woodgrove Wolverines shot a four-player total of 294 to claim the team championship at the Class 4A Dulles District golf tournament, contested Sept. 19 at Algonkian Golf Course in Sterling. Woodgrove's Alex Price and Michael Thomas, and Loudoun Valley's Ryan Hammer tied for low score through 18 holes with matching rounds of 71. Price prevailed after two playoff holes to claim individual medalist honors.

The Broad Run Spartans are 2017 Potomac District golf tournament champions.—Courtesy Photo

Broad Run hoists district golf crown for first time

A clutch effort from a group of sophomores and freshmen led Broad Run to its first district golf tournament championship in the school's 49-year history Sept. 19 at South Riding Golf Club. The Spartans shot a four-player total of 303 to claim the eight-team Potomac District crown, while Tuscarora sophomore Michael Brennan shot 4-under par 68 to earn individual medalist honors.

Senior Cam Corbett hauled in a pair of touchdown passes from quarterback Nick Barts in Loudoun County’s 31-6 victory against Freedom.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

MORE PHOTOS: Loudoun County bounces back in big way against Freedom

A week after coming up on the short end of a 47-44 overtime thirller against Rock Ridge, the Loudoun County Raiders rebounded in a big way Sept. 15 against the host Freedom Eagles. Junior quarterback Nick Barts delivered a touchdown pass in all four quarters to help lead the Raiders to a 31-6 victory. Loudoun County (2-2) snapped a two-game losing skid and moved back to .500, while Freedom (0-3) still seeks its first win of 2017.

Loudoun Valley junior Sam Affolder crossed the finish line 16 seconds ahead of his closest competitor to win the Varsity ‘A’ boys race at the Oatlands Invitational.—Times-Mirror/Art Pittman

MORE PHOTOS: Loudoun Valley runs past competition at Oatlands Invitational

The depth and quality of Loudoun Valley High School's cross-country program was on full display Sept. 16 at the 2017 Oatlands Invitational in Leesburg. The Vikings swept first-place team honors in all four varsity races and placed first or second in each of the four junior varsity races among a field that included teams from Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C.

Broad Run to induct first Hall of Fame class

Broad Run High School will honor its inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame class Oct. 13 at the Ashburn school. The 2017 class includes contributors, administrators, coaches and 11 former student-athletes.

The Broad Run Spartans moved to 4-0 this season following a 39-34 victory against John Champe.—File Photo/Rick Wasser

Broad Run outlasts John Champe in clash of unbeatens

The fourth quarter wasn't four minutes old and already both teams had scored touchdowns in it. The large crowd at Broad Run Stadium in Ashburn - both the side rooting for the home team Spartans, and the side cheering in favor of the John Champe Knights - amped up their volumes as the highly anticipated showdown of undefeated Potomac District football teams reached its crescendo pitch.

Leron West plows into the end zone for a 2-yard touchdown run, his first of six scores in Tuscarora’s 62-40 victory.—Photo Courtesy/Bill Vocke

West proves best as Tuscarora wins shootout versus Woodgrove

The Tuscarora Huskies unveiled their secret weapon in the form of junior running back Leron West in a 62-40 shootout win over the Woodgrove Wolverines, Sept. 15 at Fortune Field in Leesburg. Making his first start for the Huskies, West scored six touchdowns and amassed more than 380 yards on the ground and through the air.

Loudoun Varsity Football Scoreboard: Week 4

Heritage, Loudoun County, Potomac Falls, Riverside, Stone Bridge and Tuscarora high schools each won by double-digit margins Friday night during the fourth week of the season. Broad Run edged John Champe 39-34 in a match-up of previously undefeated Potomac District teams. Broad Run (4-0) and Stone Bridge (3-0) remain undefeated this season, while Heritage, Riverside and Tuscarora each collected their third win of 2017.

John Champe senior Miranda Lawson will take her academic and softball skills to Cornell University.—Courtesy Photo

Lawson finds right fit with Cornell

Hard work pays off. A dedicated student-athlete at John Champe High School, Miranda Lawson recently committed to attend and continue her softball career at Cornell University beginning in the fall of 2018. Along with the opportunity to gain an Ivy League education while playing NCAA Division I softball, Lawson says a visit to Cornell's campus in upstate New York was the icing on the cake.

Heritage junior Erica Lydon prepares to serve during a Sept. 11 match against John Champe.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

IN PHOTOS: Heritage spikes past John Champe

The Heritage Pride swept the John Champe Knights, 25-14, 25-14 and 25-22, in a varsity volleyball match Sept. 11 in Leesburg. The host Pride improved to 6-2 this season with the win. Times-Mirror photographer Rick Wasser was on hand to catch the action.

John Champe quarterback Cameron Parson passed for 219 yards and three touchdowns in the road win versus Heritage.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

MORE PHOTOS: Champe puts clamps on Heritage, avenges prior loss

A season after the Heritage Pride left Aldie with a tense 41-38 win inside John Champe High School's stadium, the Knights took out a measure of revenge. With separation provided by a 22-point fourth quarter, the Knights trounced the Pride, 43-7, Sept. 8 in Leesburg.

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