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There will be no change in divisions for Arlington’s four Northern Virginia Swimming League teams when the 2019 summer season begins more than three months away the morning of Saturday, June, 22.
The Bishop O’Connell girls finished fourth and the boys fifth at the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association state swimming and diving high-school championships.
FLINT HILL DIVER WINS STATE: With a meet-record and personal- -best score of 557.4, Flint Hill School junior Oliver Mills won the boys Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association state diving championship.
The word “dynasty” probably doesn’t quite yet work as the best definition. But terms and phrases like “perennial championship contender,” and “powerhouse” certainly can be used to explain the success some local high-school swimming and diving teams have enjoyed in recent seasons.
Matt Michel had battled elbow soreness for a number of years. But as he prepared to make his Battlefield High School varsity pitching debut Thursday against visiting Forest Park, the senior right-hander felt good.
After serving the past three seasons as the football team's defensive coordinator, Neil Sullivan is North Stafford High School's new head football coach. The Stafford County School Board approved the hire Tuesday night.
When Anthony Mills came to Colonial Forge this season after coaching King George, he said he knew there would be some ups and downs as he sought to change the culture of the program after three rather lean years for the Eagles.
When Apryl Stahl began contacting colleges, she looked primarily at schools in Pennsylvania and Virginia so she could stay closer to home.
The Virginia High School League’s executive committee voted down a proposal Wednesday 3-29-1 to eliminate out-of-season practices for high school sports.
GENERALS WIN ICE HOCKEY RIVALRY MATCH: In the all-Arlington post-playoff ice hockey county rivalry match March 15, the Washington-Lee Generals concluded what was already a championship season with a 4-2 victory over the Yorktown Patriots in front of a large and vocal crowd, including two lar…
75 years of football
Before Prince William County public schools fully integrated in 1966, African Americans competed in football in Prince William County as far back as 1915 for the Manassas Industrial School.
Trey Shepard’s mind wandered as he walked to the mound for his first start of the season. Pa… Read more
Josh Square grappled with the enormity of the moment as he stood with Hampton University men… Read more