Broad Run, Heritage, Stone Bridge and Tuscarora each won first-round games in the regional football playoffs Friday night, while Loudoun County advanced to the semifinals in the Virginia Class 4 state volleyball tournament.
Stone Bridge defeated Independence for a second straight week to earn a spot in the Region 5D football semifinals. The No. 1 seed Bulldogs have won 20 consecutive games.
Dulles District teams Broad Run, Heritage and Tuscarora combined to go 3-0 against Northwestern District teams in the Region 4C quarterfinals. All three teams secured a spot in the regional semifinals.
Loudoun County defeated Western Albemarle in straight sets Friday to punch its ticket for the Virginia Class 4 volleyball semifinals. The Captains will play in the state semifinals Nov. 16.
Strong seasons for Independence (field hockey, football) and Woodgrove (football) concluded following postseason losses Friday.
Postseason play continues Saturday with two volleyball matches and a football game involving Loudoun teams.
FRIDAY, NOV. 12
Region 5D football quarterfinals
Stone Bridge 50, Independence 20
Mountain View 42, Woodgrove 35
Region 4C football quarterfinals
Broad Run 41, Sherando 13
Heritage 32, James Wood 6
Tuscarora 48, Kettle Run 12
Class 4 volleyball quarterfinal
Loudoun County 3, Western Albemarle 0
Class 5 field hockey semifinal
Frank Cox 2, Independence 0
SATURDAY, NOV. 13
Region 4C football quarterfinal
Loudoun County at John Handley, 1 p.m.
Class 5 volleyball quarterfinal
Mills Godwin at Stone Bridge, 2 p.m.
Class 6 volleyball quarterfinal
Freedom at Floyd Kellam, 2 p.m.