Fri., Apr. 28 | 11:45 AM - Head coach Jay Gruden had no expectation that Jonathan Allen would still be on the board Thursday night when the Washington Redskins made the 17th overall selection in the 2017 NFL Draft. "Not in a million years did we think he would be there at 17, so we are happy as heck he was," Gruden said of Allen, who played high school football at Stone Bridge - just five miles from Redskins Park in Ashburn.
Mon., Apr. 24 | 10:00 AM - The University of Alabama's defense figures to resume its dominant ways during the National Football League draft. Defensive lineman Jonathan Allen, a Stone Bridge High School alum, is almost universally regarded as a top 10 pick and could play inside or on the edge.
Tue., Apr. 18 | 03:47 PM - Evergreen Lions Travel Football will conduct player evaluations (Under-9 through rising eighth graders) for the 2017 tackle football season April 23, 4-6 p.m. on field No. 3 at CroppMetcalfe Park at Evergreen Sportsplex.
Thu., Apr. 13 | 08:50 AM - Briar Woods High School alum Trace McSorley has been voted as one of three Penn State University football captains by his teammates for the 2017 season. McSorley, a junior quarterback, joins Jason Cabinda and Nick Scott as team captains. "These three young men have been leaders in our program, on and off the field," PSU head coach James Franklin stated in a release.
Mon., Mar. 13 | 04:19 PM - Briar Woods High School recently held a ceremony for three senior student-athletes who will continue their football careers in college. Skyler Springs will play for Georgetown University, Jordan Ward will lace up the cleats for Virginia Military Institute and Samari Springs is headed to the University of Richmond.
Fri., Feb. 3 | 10:20 AM - Briar Woods High School athletic director Jerry Carter issued a release Thursday night stating that head varsity football coach Charlie Pierce is taking a leave of absence from coaching for the 2017 season. Pierce has guided the Falcons' football program since the school opened in 2005, winning three state championships along the way.
Wed., Feb. 1 | 04:00 PM - Park View High School in Sterling seeks a head varsity football coach. Mick Mullins resigned after guiding the Patriots for three seasons to spend more time with his family.
Tue., Jan. 31 | 01:16 PM - Two years ago, the Virginia Xtreme Redskins defeated the Ryan Football Dolphins in the semifinals on their way to winning the NFL Flag National Championship in the ages 12 and under division. The Ryan Football Dolphins turned the tables last year - knocking off the Leesburg-based Xtreme in the semifinals before winning it all.
Fri., Jan. 27 | 10:51 AM - Freedom High School head football coach Sean Curry announced to his team Thursday that he will not return for the 2017 season. Curry guided the Eagles to matching 4-6 records in his two seasons as head coach.
Mon., Jan. 23 | 10:47 AM - Tuscarora High School sophomore Justin Allen earned Most Valuable Player honors after helping the U.S. Under-17 national team defeat Team Japan 44-7 in the eighth annual International Bowl. Allen completed 6 of 7 passes for 114 yards and a touchdown in the win.
Wed., Jan. 18 | 11:26 AM - A pair of Virginia Xtreme Sports teams representing the Washington Redskins have earned the chance to play for a national championship in their repsective age divisions at the NFL Flag National Championship, set for Jan. 27 in Orlando, Fla.
Fri., Jan. 13 | 08:29 AM - A trio of student-athletes from Loudoun County public high schools have been selected to compete in the eighth annual International Bowl, set for Jan. 16-17 at AT&T Stadium in Texas. Justin Allen and Christophe Atkinson of Tuscarora will play for the U.S. Under-17 national team, and Tyler Savage of John Champe will compete for the U.S. Under-16 national team.
Thu., Jan. 12 | 09:45 AM - A pair of national champions were recently crowned in college football, and the rosters of both winning teams include area players. Briar Woods, Dominion, Heritage, Loudoun County and Stone Bridge high schools were each represented.
Thu., Jan. 5 | 07:27 PM - James Madison University will square off with Youngstown State in the NCAA Division I FCS championship game Saturday in Texas. The Dukes' roster includes eight players - Adeeb Atariwa, Justin Bethea, Ryan Horner, Lawton Riggs, Brett Siegel, Grant Westbrook, Matt Wolcott and Richard Xu - from Loudoun County.
Wed., Dec. 21 | 05:56 PM - Dominion, Heritage, John Champe, Loudoun Valley and Woodgrove high schools are each represented on the 2016 Virginia High School League Group 4A All-State football team. Dominion senior Tommy Christ garnered first-team recognition at both offensive and defensive line.
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