Tony Lilly has stepped down as Hylton High School’s head football coach.
Highlighted by Yorktown Patriots’ senior John Pius being chosen the Defensive Player of the Year, multiple high-school football players from Arlington were 6D North All-Region selections for their 2019 performance.
Highlighted by a number of first-team selections, multiple football players from Langley, Madison, Marshall and McLean high schools were 6D North All-Region choices for their performances during the 2019 season.
Brandon Williamson (Patriot) is one of 40 players invited to participate in the inaugural 2019 adidas MLS College Showcase Dec. 13-15 in Raleigh, N.C.
The Arlington-based Virginia Hurricanes age 13-14 girls NFL flag football team won the Washington Redskins regional championship on a field next to RFK Stadium in recent days.
Stone Bridge senior linebacker Mikail Kamara said he saw the golden opportunity before him when North Stafford was backed up near its end zone in the middle of the second quarter and was about to punt.
Hylton graduate Donovan Williams announced Friday on Twitter that he will transfer from the University of Connecticut.
Wakefield High School senior runningback Isaiah Mefford and Yorktown senior quarterback Grant Wilson were selected as offensive Players of the Year in the National and Liberty districts, respectively, for their performances and production during the 2019 high-school football season.
Check out some of the scenes before, during and after the 6D North Region high-school football playoff championship game Nov. 30 between the host Westfield Bulldogs and Yorktown Patriots.
Any of the three words – success, unsatisfactory or disappointment – can be used to evaluate the performances of the 11 high-school football teams in the Sun Gazette’s coverage areas this fall.
Controlling the ball with time-consuming multi-play drives, a number resulting in field goals or touchdowns, was a big reason the Yorktown Patriots enjoyed a successful 6D North Region Tournament.
On Saturday, Nov. 30 at 1 p.m., the undefeated Westfield Bulldogs (12-0) host the Yorktown Patriots (11-1) in the championship game of the 6D North Region high-school football tournament.
Woodbridge senior Antoine Sampah is one of five players in the running to receive the Butkus Award as the nation's top high school linebacker.
Right from the start, the Madison Warhawks struggled to get into a rhythm on offense or defense Nov. 22 in a semifinal home game of the 6D North Region football tournament playoffs.
Two teams headed off in separate directions Friday night following a well-mannered handshake line filled with several variations of “atta boy” and “good luck.” The Patriot High School football team gathered in the end zone around head coach Sean Finnerty to lick its wounds, in no apparent hu…
The top-seeded Freedom Eagles had their season end on Friday night in a shootout against No. 4 Massaponax in the Class 6 Region B semifinals. Previously unbeaten, Freedom lost on the final play of regulation as Massaponax kicked a game-winning field goal to give them a 45–42 victory.
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