Carlton rises up: Growth spurt has spurred major college offers
Junior Holly Carlton aims to stand tall once again for the Potomac Falls High School volleyball team this season.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Wed., Aug. 27 | 08:00 AM - In recent years, Loudoun products have begun to dot the rosters of some of the top college volleyball teams around. The latest blue-chipper in that parade of high-level talent is Potomac Falls High School junior setter Holly Carlton.
Varsity Fall Sports Rewind
Woodgrove High School won the 11-team Herndon Invitational Golf Tournament on Aug. 7. From left are Wolverine golfers Joey Eastman, Michael Briel (low medalist), Jack Klimek, Bobby Stribling and Alex Wilson.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Aug. 26 | 10:35 AM - The 2014 varsity golf and volleyball seasons are underway. Look inside for scores and submitted stats from both sports.
2014 Varsity Volleyball Schedule
Mon., Aug. 25 | 07:05 AM - The varsity volleyball season tips off Aug. 25 for Loudoun public schools with four matches. Heritage hosts Stone Bridge in the featured match of the evening.
Loudoun County’s Aycock to play volleyball at Rider
Olivia Aycock rises for a spike during the 2013 VHSL Group 4A state championship match. Aycock has one season left in a Loudoun County Raiders uniform before moving on to play at Rider University.—Times-Mirror File Photo/Jeff Scudder
Fri., Jul. 18 | 05:10 PM - Loudoun County High School rising senior Olivia Aycock has committed to continue her volleyball career at Rider University in New Jersey.
Twitty rises above the net
Briar Woods High School rising junior Lauren Twitty elevates for a block attempt in a 2013 match against Tuscarora. Twitty will spend 10 days with the USA Volleyball Junior A1 National Training Team later this month before gearing up for the high school season.—Times-Mirror Staff Photo/Rick Wasser
Wed., Jul. 9 | 03:00 PM - After coming to the realization that her soccer skills were not progressing at the same rate as many of her teammates, Lauren Twitty decided to try another sport at the suggestion of a friend.
Stone Bridge setter Gill to play for NOVA volleyball
Stone Bridge High School senior Cydney Gill, left, and Hayfield senior Brigitte Weber have signed National Junior College Athletic Association Letters of Intent to play volleyball for Northern Virginia Community College.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Jun. 3 | 11:32 AM - Head women's volleyball coach Marcus Robinson recently announced that Cydney Gill has signed a national letter of intent to play for Northern Virginia Community College in 2014.
County’s Vandegrift to play volleyball at Temple
Fri., Mar. 21 | 07:05 AM - Loudoun County High School junior Hannah Vandegrift has committed to continue her volleyball career at Temple University.
Raiders tab Hanna to coach highly successful volleyball program
Wed., Feb. 26 | 02:15 PM - Loudoun County High School has selected Sherrilyn Hanna to serve as head varsity volleyball coach. Hanna takes over for Jenica Brown, who resigned in January to spend more time with family after leading the Raiders to six state championships during her 12-year tenure.
VHSL All-State volleyball teams
Fri., Feb. 7 | 06:03 PM - Nine players from Loudoun schools earned selection on 2013 Virginia High School League All-State volleyball teams in either the 5A, 4A or 3A classifications.Reigning 4A state champion Loudoun County High School led the way with four players selected.
MaxPreps Tour of Champions to honor Raiders’ volleyball team
The Loudoun County Raiders are garnering national accolades following their undefeated 2013 season.—Times-Mirror Photo/Jeff Scudder
Tue., Jan. 14 | 04:05 PM - The MaxPreps Tour of Champions will make a stop at Loudoun County High School on Jan. 16 to present the Raiders' volleyball team with the Army National Guard national ranking trophy.