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Broad Run High School alum Connor Jessop has excelled in his senior season for Shepherd University.—Photo Courtesy/Shepherd University athletics

Broad Run alum Jessop earns MEC Offensive Player of Year award

Shepherd University senior quarterback Connor Jessop (Broad Run) is the 2017 Mountain East Conference Offensive Player of the Year after piloting the Rams to a perfect 10-0 record during the regular season. Shepherd junior wide receiver Wanya Allen (Potomac Falls) and West Virginia Wesleyan senior linebacker Brandon Grayson (Loudoun Valley) were selected on the second team.

The Loudoun Valley Vikings dominated the competition at the Class 4 cross-country meet to claim their third consecutive state championship.—Times-Mirror/Mike Walgren

Loudoun Valley makes history with perfect score at Class 4 cross-country meet

His golden jersey flapping in the chilly Piedmont breeze, Loudoun Valley’s Sam Affolder picked up his pack-leading pace and accelerated toward the finish line. He could see red numbers ahead of him, the finish-line clock ticking up the time since he and 103 others began their five-kilometer run.

Dulles District football team selections

Loudoun County junior quarterback Nick Barts and Dominion senior defensive lineman Jayde Pierre are the Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year on the 2017 All-Dulles District football team. Loudoun County's Tony Rayburn is the Coach of the Year after guiding the Raiders to a seven-win season and first playoff bid since 2014.

Loudoun Valley’s Sam Affolder, Peter Morris, Colton Bogucki, Jacob Hunter and Connor Wells secured finishing spots one through five at the VHSL state cross-country meet.—Times-Mirror/Mike Walgren

Loudoun Valley scores a perfect 15 at state cross-country meet

Loudoun Valley High School runners crossed the finish line one through five Nov. 10 at the Great Meadow course in The Plains to secure the Virginia Class 4 state boys' cross-country championship with a perfect score of 15.

The Loudoun County Raiders won a district tournament championship for the 11th time in the last 12 years Thursday, defeating the Heritage Pride 25-15, 25-18, 25-19 in the Dulles District tournament final.—Photo Courtesy/LCHS volleyball

District volleyball playoffs scoreboard

The Loudoun County Raiders and the Stone Bridge Bulldogs each won district volleyball tournament championships Thursday night. Stone Bridge outlasted Tuscarora in five sets in the Potomac District final and Loudoun County swept Heritage in the Dulles District title match.

Tuscarora senior Emma Wolcott, shown here at the 2017 Oatlands Invitational, crossed the finish line first at regionals in a time of 18 minutes, 18.33 seconds.—Times-Mirror/Art Pittman

Loudoun Valley, Tuscarora race to regional cross-country titles

The Loudoun Valley Vikings swept top team and individual honors in the Class 4, Region C cross-country meet Wednesday at the John Handley 5K course in Winchester. The Tuscarora Huskies claimed boys' and girls' team crowns in the Class 5, Region C meet, also contested Wednesday at Oatlands Plantation in Leesburg.

The Briar Woods Falcons perform their winning routine at the 5C North Region competition cheer meet Oct. 28 at Stone Bridge High School in Ashburn.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

Loudoun Varsity Sports Rewind: Oct. 23-28 games

The Loudoun County Raiders outlasted the Heritage Pride in five sets Saturday afternoon to secure the No. 1 regional seed from the Dulles District. Briar Woods, Tuscarora and Broad Run secured the top three spots at the 5C North Region competition cheer meet Saturday evening at Stone Bridge.

Woodgrove High School race winners Rylan Pettit and Sophie Hudak.—Times-Mirror/Mike Walgren

Western Cruise: Loudoun Valley, Woodgrove race to Dulles District titles

On Oct. 25, the championship season of high school cross-country got off to a strong start out of the gate. With sunny skies over Oatlands Plantation’s hilly 3.1-mile course just south of Leesburg, the west proved to be the best in the Dulles District cross-country championships.

Dulles District competition cheer team

Riverside High School senior Madison Bowers is the Cheerleader of the Year on the 2017 All-Dulles District competition cheer team. Dominion, Heritage, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley, Park View and Woodgrove are also represented on the first team.

Stone Bridge vaults to top of VHSL football power ratings

A one-point road win versus Tuscarora proved enough to vault Stone Bridge atop the Class 5, Region C standings in the latest Virginia High School League football power ratings. Broad Run is close behind in second place, followed by John Champe. Dominion rates third in Class 4, Region C.

VHSL football power ratings

Four Loudoun schools - Broad Run, Stone Bridge, John Champe and Tuscarora - occupy the top four spots among Class 5, Region C teams in the latest Virginia High School League football power ratings. Woodgrove sits third in Class 4, Region C with three weeks remaining in the regular season.

Junior quarterback Nick Barts tossed a school-record seven touchdown passes Oct. 13 in Loudoun County’s 63-12 victory against Park View. Barts connected with Dom Baah (2), Zac Beal (2), Luke McAllister, Cam Corbett and Matt Berard on scoring passes, all in the first half.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

Loudoun Varsity Football Scoreboard: Week 8

Broad Run, Heritage, John Champe, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley, Stone Bridge, Tuscarora and Woodgrove earned wins Friday night during the eighth week of the 2017 varsity football season. Class 5 Potomac District teams Broad Run and Stone Bridge kept their unbeaten marks intact at 7-0.

Former Loudoun Valley standout Brandon Grayson is averaging more than 10 tackles per game as a senior for West Virginia Wesleyan.—Photo Courtesy/West Virginia Wesleyan athletics

Grayson is a tackle machine for West Virginia Wesleyan

Loudoun Valley High School alum Brandon Grayson is making the most of his final football season at West Virginia Wesleyan College. Through six games, the senior linebacker has recorded a team-leading 61 tackles, along with three fumble recoveries and a forced fumble.

Woodgrove’s golf team won district and regional tournament titles to earn a spot in the state tournament.—Courtesy Photo

Woodgrove places second, Briar Woods is third at state golf championships

The Woodgrove Wolverines capped a stellar season by placing second as a team in the Virginia High School League Class 4 State Golf Tournament. The Briar Woods Falcons finished third in the Class 5 team standings.

The Broad Run Spartans lead the pack in the VHSL power ratings for Class 5, Region C.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser

VHSL football power ratings

The latest Virginia High School League football power ratings include six Loudoun teams - Broad Run, Stone Bridge, Tuscarora, Dominion, John Champe and Woodgrove - among the top five overall in Class 5, Region C or Class 4, Region C.


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