Stories for June 2009

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Tuesday, June 30

Springfield Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Springfield Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Laurel Hill/Fairfax Station Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Laurel Hill/Fairfax Station Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Home Cooking Spurs Summer Baseball

Now in college, area baseball standouts renew rivalries, train through CGL baseball.

Home Cooking Spurs Summer Baseball

Fairfax Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Fairfax Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Burke Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Burke Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Loudoun County Week in Sports

Summer camps, flag football registration, and more

Loudoun County Week in Sports

Rain or shine, Swim-a-Thon a Success

Cloudy skies deterred many from hopping into the pool, not from writing a check.

Rain or shine, Swim-a-Thon a Success

Local Flavor Fuels Streaking Braves

Six-game winning streak has sparked Herndon Braves’ turnaround.

Local Flavor Fuels Streaking Braves

Centre View-South Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Centre View-South Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Fairfax Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Fairfax Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Mountain Biking: The Wheel Deal

Interest in mountain bike riding increases, as does Trips for Kids program’s influence.

Mountain Biking: The Wheel Deal

Burke Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Burke Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Patsy Graham Remembered with Relays

Greenbriar Pool Club hosts annual swim meet to remember longtime coach and former team member.

Patsy Graham Remembered with Relays

Westfield’s Datta Re-Careers

A standout tennis player at WHS, Sam Datta takes his love of boxing to another level.

Westfield’s Datta Re-Careers

Patsy Graham Remembered with Relays

Greenbriar Pool Club hosts annual swim meet to remember longtime coach and former team member.

Patsy Graham Remembered with Relays

Reston/Herndon Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Reston/Herndon Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Rain or shine, Swim-a-Thon a Success

Cloudy skies deterred many from hopping into the pool, not from writing a check.

Rain or shine, Swim-a-Thon a Success

Centre View-North Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Centre View-North Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Vienna/Oakton Sports Notes

Swim results, local golfer wins title, and more

Vienna/Oakton Sports Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Home Cooking Spurs Summer Baseball

Now in college, area baseball standouts renew rivalries, train through CGL baseball.

Home Cooking Spurs Summer Baseball

Loudoun County Week in Sports

Summer camps, flag football registration, and more

Loudoun County Week in Sports

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Arlington Sports Briefs

Swim Results and youth sports update

Arlington Sports Briefs

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Alexandria Little League, T.C. Williams basketball camp, and more

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

New golf coach at West Potomac and more

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Wait a Second, Wood?

Not many college ballplayers are familiar with wood bats; count these two Aces among them.

Wait a Second, Wood?

Back Home, Marino Comes Full Circle

Fairfax native enjoying career year, looks for first PGA win at AT&T National.

Back Home, Marino Comes Full Circle

Now in College, Local Players Return to Diamond

Post 24 is one of several area American legion teams using college freshmen.

Now in College, Local Players Return to Diamond

Returning to American Legion Roots

Baseball players in high school, rising college sophomores return to the diamond for final go-around.

Returning to American Legion Roots

Vienna/Oakton Sports Notes

Swim results, local golfer wins title, and more

Vienna/Oakton Sports Notes

Westfield’s Datta Re-Careers

A standout tennis player at WHS, Sam Datta takes his love of boxing to another level.

Westfield’s Datta Re-Careers

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Camp Attracts Youths to Golf

Managed by Billy Casper Golf, the 1757 Golf Club launches new junior golf program.

Camp Attracts Youths to Golf

Springfield Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Springfield Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Loudoun Athlete of the Week

Sterling resident Bruce McBarnette

Loudoun Athlete of the Week

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

Swim results, Langley Crew award, and more

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

Local Flavor Fuels Streaking Braves

Six-game winning streak has sparked Herndon Braves’ turnaround.

Local Flavor Fuels Streaking Braves

Mountain Biking: The Wheel Deal

Interest in mountain bike riding increases, as does Trips for Kids program’s influence.

Mountain Biking: The Wheel Deal

Centre View-South Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Centre View-South Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Camp Attracts Youths to Golf

Managed by Billy Casper Golf, the 1757 Golf Club launches new junior golf program.

Camp Attracts Youths to Golf

Laurel Hill/Fairfax Station Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Laurel Hill/Fairfax Station Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Back Home, Marino Comes Full Circle

Fairfax native enjoying career year, looks for first PGA win at AT&T National.

Back Home, Marino Comes Full Circle

Centre View-North Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Centre View-North Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

Swim results, Langley Crew award, and more

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

Loudoun Athlete of the Week

Sterling resident Bruce McBarnette

Loudoun Athlete of the Week

Reston/Herndon Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Reston/Herndon Sports Briefs (July 1-8)

Wednesday, June 24

Calendar

Calendar

The Music Listings

The Music Listings

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Del Ray Music Festival

Del Ray Music Festival

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

It’s the Summer, Time to Swim

Little Rocky Run and other area teams begin Northern Virginia Swim League season.

It’s the Summer, Time to Swim

Centre View-South Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Centre View-North Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Daytime Fireworks to Be Seen at Mount Vernon on July 4th

Independence Day at George Washington's Mount Vernon Home.

Daytime Fireworks to Be Seen at Mount Vernon on July 4th

Daytime Fireworks to Be Seen at Mount Vernon on July 4th

Independence Day at George Washington's Mount Vernon Home.

Daytime Fireworks to Be Seen at Mount Vernon on July 4th

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

From the Down Under to Brookfield

Despite some rain, Northern Virginia Swim League season kicks off at area pools.

From the Down Under to Brookfield

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Classified Advertising

Classified Advertising

Del Ray Music Festival

Del Ray Music Festival

Calendar

Calendar

Health Notes

Health Notes

From the Down Under to Brookfield

Despite some rain, Northern Virginia Swim League season kicks off at area pools.

From the Down Under to Brookfield

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

It’s the Summer, Time to Swim

Little Rocky Run and other area teams begin Northern Virginia Swim League season.

It’s the Summer, Time to Swim

Calendar

Calendar

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

The Music Listings

The Music Listings

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Centre View-South Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 24-July 1)

Tuesday, June 23

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

Orange Hunt Dedicates Season

Longtime volunteer Beth Bryan remembered with the start of the NVSL season.

Orange Hunt Dedicates Season

Local Swimmers Jump In

Summer swim teams bring community and competition to children in Northern Virginia.

Local Swimmers Jump In

Vienna/Oakton Sports Briefs

Vienna/Oakton Sports Briefs

Monday’s Other Golf Tournament

On the same day as the U.S. Open’s final round, locals hit links to raise money for charity.

Monday’s Other Golf Tournament

Vienna/Oakton Sports Briefs

Vienna/Oakton Sports Briefs

Orange Hunt Dedicates Season

Longtime volunteer Beth Bryan remembered with the start of the NVSL season.

Orange Hunt Dedicates Season

Summer Swim Offers Community Bond

One of many close-knit swim communities within the NVSL, Laurel Hill kicks off summer season.

Summer Swim Offers Community Bond

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

School’s Out, NVSL Now in Session

Despite rainy weather, opening weekend brings enthusiasm, excitement about new season.

School’s Out, NVSL Now in Session

Hall Embraces Jiu Jitsu in the Mall

Arlington native and world-class jiu jitsu pro opens training program at Ballston

Hall Embraces Jiu Jitsu in the Mall

T.C. Williams Basketball Camp

Titan coach Julian King offering two sessions of summer basketball camps

T.C. Williams Basketball Camp

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Butts wins national title, little league homerun derby, and more

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Kayaking for a Cause

Alexandria siblings raising money to participate in upcoming Junior Olympics.

Kayaking for a Cause

'No Place We'd Rather Be'

Rain or shine, area swimmers rejoice over start of NVSL swim season.

'No Place We'd Rather Be'

Arlington Sports Briefs

All-state for Wakefield Soccer; AYFC looking for coaches

Arlington Sports Briefs

Local Swimmers Jump In

Summer swim teams bring community and competition to children in Northern Virginia.

Local Swimmers Jump In

Calendar

Calendar

Swim Season Brings a Smile

Despite rainy weather, opening weekend brings enthusiasm, excitement about new season.

Swim Season Brings a Smile

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

Week in Sports (June 24-July 1)

Monday’s Other Golf Tournament

On the same day as the U.S. Open’s final round, locals hit links to raise money for charity.

Monday’s Other Golf Tournament

NVSL Season Brings Neighbors Together

Whether it’s the competition or camaraderie, summer swim season makes everyone smile.

NVSL Season Brings Neighbors Together

Summer Swim Offers Community Bond

One of many close-knit swim communities within the NVSL, Laurel Hill kicks off summer season.

Summer Swim Offers Community Bond

NVSL Season Brings Neighbors Together

Whether it’s the competition or camaraderie, summer swim season makes everyone smile.

NVSL Season Brings Neighbors Together

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

McLean/Great Falls Sports Notes

Swim Season Brings a Smile

Despite rainy weather, opening weekend brings enthusiasm, excitement about new season.

Swim Season Brings a Smile

Wednesday, June 17

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Waterfront Festival is Back

Annual Alexandria Red Cross Waterfront Festival will attract crowds to Oronoco Bay Park.

Waterfront Festival is Back

Calendar

Calendar

Waterfront Festival is Back

Annual Alexandria Red Cross Waterfront Festival will attract crowds to Oronoco Bay Park.

Waterfront Festival is Back

The Fairfax Family

The Fairfax Family

Playing to the Beat

‘60s music influenced The Sock Monkeys Band.

Playing to the Beat

Honest Abe Gets Into the Act

What if Lincoln wrote a congressman’s speeches?

Honest Abe Gets Into the Act

Calendar

Calendar

Playing to the Beat

‘60s music influenced The Sock Monkeys Band.

Playing to the Beat

Health Notes

Health Notes

Things Are Blooming at Collingwood

Things Are Blooming at Collingwood

Rock in the Park

Saturday morning concert series kicks off at Burke Lake Park.

Rock in the Park

Calendar

Calendar

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Rock in the Park

Saturday morning concert series kicks off at Burke Lake Park.

Rock in the Park

Arlandria-Chirilagua Festival Yields Fun

Arlandria-Chirilagua Festival Yields Fun

Calendar

Calendar

Honest Abe Gets Into the Act

What if Lincoln wrote a congressman’s speeches?

Honest Abe Gets Into the Act

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Things Are Blooming at Collingwood

Things Are Blooming at Collingwood

Tuesday, June 16

Week in Sports (June 17-24)

Week in Sports (June 17-24)

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Calendar

Calendar

New Pro Comes in Town

Fernando Martinez brings enthusiasm and a passion for teaching golf at Pohick Bay.

New Pro Comes in Town

Arlington Sports Briefs

W-L football camp, Toulouse named all-state, NOVA Senior Olympics

Arlington Sports Briefs

Post 24 Focuses on Focus

Despite enjoying several winnable games, local American Legion team sits at 1-4.

Post 24 Focuses on Focus

School Notes

School Notes

Local Hitters Make Headlines

Westfield’s Bour, Paul VI’s Gregory chosen during last week’s professional baseball draft.

Local Hitters Make Headlines

Centre View-North Briefs (June 17-24)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 17-24)

Rivals Turned Teammates, Friends

Oakton’s Keith Werman, Lake Braddock’s Shane Halley, now teammates, help Cavalier baseball squad.

Rivals Turned Teammates, Friends

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Broad Run Girls Make Virginia Soccer History

Spartans are first state AA team to win consecutive state championships.

Broad Run Girls Make Virginia Soccer History

Blanks Keeps Trucking on Tour

Springfield native Kris Blanks searching for answers on golf’s biggest stage.

Blanks Keeps Trucking on Tour

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Track and Field Nationals, T.C. Williams basketball clinic, and more

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Centre View-South Briefs (June 17-24)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 17-24)

Local Hitters Make Headlines

Westfield’s Bour, Paul VI’s Gregory chosen during last week’s professional baseball draft.

Local Hitters Make Headlines

Centre View-North Briefs (June 17-24)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 17-24)

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Blanks Keeps Trucking on Tour

Springfield native Kris Blanks searching for answers on golf’s biggest stage.

Blanks Keeps Trucking on Tour

Rivals Turned Teammates, Friends

Oakton’s Keith Werman, Lake Braddock’s Shane Halley, now teammates, help Cavalier baseball squad.

Rivals Turned Teammates, Friends

Week in Sports (June 17-24)

Week in Sports (June 17-24)

Together: The Stillwell Way

Twin sisters from Chantilly claim state titles on different fields but on the same day.

Together: The Stillwell Way

McLaughlin Honored at ASA Awards Banquet

Longtime executive director one of several lauded from soccer community.

McLaughlin Honored at ASA Awards Banquet

New Pro Comes in Town

Fernando Martinez brings enthusiasm and a passion for teaching golf at Pohick Bay.

New Pro Comes in Town

Cooley’s Camp a Big Hit

Washington Redskins star hosts first-ever youth football camp at Fairfax High School.

Cooley’s Camp a Big Hit

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Together: The Stillwell Way

Twin sisters from Chantilly claim state titles on different fields but on the same day.

Together: The Stillwell Way

Broad Run Softball Still Prevails

Spartans, behind pitcher Betz, won their third consecutive state championship.

Broad Run Softball Still Prevails

Cooley’s Camp a Big Hit

Washington Redskins star hosts first-ever youth football camp at Fairfax High School.

Cooley’s Camp a Big Hit

Broad Run Softball Still Prevails

Spartans, behind pitcher Betz, won their third consecutive state championship.

Broad Run Softball Still Prevails

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Broad Run Girls Make Virginia Soccer History

Spartans are first state AA team to win consecutive state championships.

Broad Run Girls Make Virginia Soccer History

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

West Potomac spring awards, T.C. basketball clinic, and more

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Mount Olive Lands Jenkins

After celebrated high school basketball career, T.C. star moves onto N.C. D-II school.

Mount Olive Lands Jenkins

Centre View-South Briefs (June 17-24)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 17-24)

Monday, June 15

Stunning Finals Loss Can’t Negate Spectacular Season

Potomac Falls boy’s soccer was a statewide power over the season’s second half.

Stunning Finals Loss Can’t Negate Spectacular Season

Potomac Falls' Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

It was a banner year for the Panthers, who captured district and region titles.

Potomac Falls' Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

Stunning Finals Loss Can’t Negate Spectacular Season

Potomac Falls boy’s soccer was a statewide power over the season’s second half.

Stunning Finals Loss Can’t Negate Spectacular Season

Potomac Falls' Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

It was a banner year for the Panthers, who captured district and region titles.

Potomac Falls' Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

Locals continue to flock area summer camp programs.

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

Loudoun's Douglass Community Center offers summer fun for youth.

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

Locals continue to flock area summer camp programs.

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

Potomac Falls’ Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

It was a banner year for the Panthers, who captured district and region titles.

Potomac Falls’ Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

Potomac Falls’ Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

It was a banner year for the Panthers, who captured district and region titles.

Potomac Falls’ Baseball Season Ends at State Semifinals

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

Loudoun's Douglass Community Center offers summer fun for youth.

It’s Hard to Beat the Worth of a Good Summer Camp

Sunday, June 14

Langley Boys, in OT, Defeat Chantilly for State Lax Crown

Devlin nets game-winner in Saxons’ win over defending state champion Chargers.

Langley Boys, in OT, Defeat Chantilly for State Lax Crown

Langley Boys, in OT, Defeat Chantilly for State Lax Crown

Devlin nets game-winner in Saxons’ win over defending state champion Chargers.

Langley Boys, in OT, Defeat Chantilly for State Lax Crown

Wednesday, June 10

Arlington’s Big Night at the Tonys

Signature gets regional award, Arena shows win too.

Arlington’s Big Night at the Tonys

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Stores offer shopping extravaganza June 26-28

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Winners Named for Bethesda Painting Awards

Winners Named for Bethesda Painting Awards

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

RAMMY Award Winners for Best Restaurants

RAMMY Award Winners for Best Restaurants

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Stores offer shopping extravaganza June 26-28

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Classified

Classified

Calendar

Calendar

Chantilly’s Jazz & Pizzazz Rocks the House

Chantilly’s Jazz & Pizzazz Rocks the House

Classified

Classified

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Offers huge shopping extravaganza June 25, 27, 28.

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Farce Fares Well at Little Theatre

Gomez Stages Second Cooney Romp.

Farce Fares Well at Little Theatre

Elizabeth ‘Buff’ Walke Celebrates 100 Years

Elizabeth ‘Buff’ Walke Celebrates 100 Years

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Health Notes

Health Notes

Elizabeth ‘Buff’ Walke Celebrates 100 Years

Elizabeth ‘Buff’ Walke Celebrates 100 Years

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Connection

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Quilting Bee Binds with a Purpose

Quilting Bee Binds with a Purpose

Eva Hughes, 82, After Celebrating 60th Anniversary

Eva Hughes, 82, After Celebrating 60th Anniversary

Calendar

Calendar

Fort Ward Museum Employee Receives History Award

Civil War historian Wally Owen honored by Northern Virginia organization.

Fort Ward Museum Employee Receives History Award

Arlington’s Big Night at the Tonys

Signature gets regional award, Arena shows win too.

Arlington’s Big Night at the Tonys

Calendar

Calendar

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Offers huge shopping extravaganza June 25, 27, 28.

Old Town Boutiques Celebrate Summer

Farce Fares Well at Little Theatre

Gomez Stages Second Cooney Romp.

Farce Fares Well at Little Theatre

Local Theatre

Local Theatre

Bethesda Row Hosts Summer Concert Series

Bethesda Row Hosts Summer Concert Series

RAMMY Award Winners for Best Restaurants

RAMMY Award Winners for Best Restaurants

Calendar

Calendar

Local Theatre

Local Theatre

Eva Hughes, 82, After Celebrating 60th Anniversary

Eva Hughes, 82, After Celebrating 60th Anniversary

Bethesda Row Hosts Summer Concert Series

Bethesda Row Hosts Summer Concert Series

Health Notes

Health Notes

Winners Named for Bethesda Painting Awards

Winners Named for Bethesda Painting Awards

Tuesday, June 9

Centre View-North Briefs (June 10-17)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 10-17)

Renner-Led Spartans Fall Just Short

West Springfield baseball falls to Menchville, 6-5, in Virginia AAA state semifinals.

Renner-Led Spartans Fall Just Short

Week in Sports (June 10-17)

Week in Sports (June 10-17)

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Presented by TripleEDGE Lacrosse.

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

A Little Help from a Friend

Jason Luu settles doubles partner Sidarth Balaji; Fairfax pairing wins state title.

A Little Help from a Friend

Enjoying Music on the Green

Great Falls Concerts on the Green bring families, friends together.

Enjoying Music on the Green

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Presented by TripleEDGE Lacrosse.

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Week in Sports (June 10-17)

Week in Sports (June 10-17)

Finally: Title Drought Over for Chargers

Chantilly girls’ lacrosse team comes up huge, routes Robinson 13-4 in state title game.

Finally: Title Drought Over for Chargers

Centre View-North Briefs (June 10-17)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 10-17)

‘It’s a Family Thing’

South County softball finishes season with 27-2 record, state semifinal appearance.

‘It’s a Family Thing’

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Presented by TripleEDGE Lacrosse.

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Despite Herrera’s Heroics, Bulldogs Falter

Westfield boys’ soccer team drops 4-0 state semifinal match to Frank W. Cox.

Despite Herrera’s Heroics, Bulldogs Falter

Robinson Tradition Continues

Robinson Tradition Continues

Chargers Roll Right Into History

With 2-1 win over Mills Godwin, Chantilly girls’ soccer nets first-ever state title.

Chargers Roll Right Into History

School Notes

School Notes

Arlington’s Late Night Hoops Scene

County-sponsored league has been going on for 20 years to keeps youths off street.

Arlington’s Late Night Hoops Scene

Renner-Led Spartans Fall Just Short

West Springfield baseball falls to Menchville, 6-5, in Virginia AAA state semifinals.

Renner-Led Spartans Fall Just Short

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Presented by TripleEDGE Lacrosse.

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 10-17)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 10-17)

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Presented by TripleEDGE Lacrosse.

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Despite Herrera’s Heroics, Bulldogs Falter

Westfield boys’ soccer team drops 4-0 state semifinal match to Frank W. Cox.

Despite Herrera’s Heroics, Bulldogs Falter

‘It’s a Family Thing’

South County softball finishes season with 27-2 record, state semifinal appearance.

‘It’s a Family Thing’

A Little Help from a Friend

Jason Luu settles doubles partner Sidarth Balaji; Fairfax pairing wins state title.

A Little Help from a Friend

Finally: Title Drought Over for Chargers

Chantilly girls’ lacrosse team comes up huge, routes Robinson 13-4 in state title game.

Finally: Title Drought Over for Chargers

Enjoying Music on the Green

Great Falls Concerts on the Green bring families, friends together.

Enjoying Music on the Green

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Presented by TripleEDGE Lacrosse.

Northern Region Lacrosse Coaches’ Poll (Final)

Robinson Tradition Continues

Robinson Tradition Continues

‘Sense of Anticipation’ Greets Aces’ Second Season

Alexandria’s baseball team kicks off second year with "long term potential” in mind.

‘Sense of Anticipation’ Greets Aces’ Second Season

Mount Vernon Country Club Dominates Links Scene

Local golfer wins third senior state title

Mount Vernon Country Club Dominates Links Scene

Arlington Sports Briefs

Yorktown tennis pair at states, how to send in swim results

Arlington Sports Briefs

Centre View-South Briefs (June 10-17)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 10-17)

Alexandria Sports Briefs

T.C. Williams wins rugby state title, youth track, and summer swim season

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Chargers Roll Right Into History

With 2-1 win over Mills Godwin, Chantilly girls’ soccer nets first-ever state title.

Chargers Roll Right Into History

Sunday, June 7

Wait Well Worth It for Chargers

Chantilly girls’ lacrosse ends two-year skid of postseason heartaches without blowout of Robinson.

Wait Well Worth It for Chargers

Wait Well Worth It for Chargers

Chantilly girls’ lacrosse ends two-year skid of postseason heartaches without blowout of Robinson.

Wait Well Worth It for Chargers

Saturday, June 6

Chargers Strike Early, Often

'Thunder and Lightning' help Chantilly cruise into AAA state girls' soccer final.

Chargers Strike Early, Often

South County Softball Falls in State Semifinals

Stallions 'gameplan' goes awry in 2-0 defeat.

South County Softball Falls in State Semifinals

At a Loss for Words, Not Goals

Chantilly girls’ soccer earns 2-1 win over Mills Godwin to claim first-ever Virginia AAA state title.

At a Loss for Words, Not Goals

At a Loss for Words, Not Goals

Chantilly girls’ soccer earns 2-1 win over Mills Godwin to claim first-ever Virginia AAA state title.

At a Loss for Words, Not Goals

’One Bazooka Just Wasn’t Going to be Enough’

With Westfield’s 4-0 loss to Frank W. Cox, Northern Region boys’ soccer absent from state final for only the second time since 1997.

’One Bazooka Just Wasn’t Going to be Enough’

’One Bazooka Just Wasn’t Going to be Enough’

With Westfield’s 4-0 loss to Frank W. Cox, Northern Region boys’ soccer absent from state final for only the second time since 1997.

’One Bazooka Just Wasn’t Going to be Enough’

Chargers Strike Early, Often

'Thunder and Lightning' help Chantilly cruise into AAA state girls' soccer final.

Chargers Strike Early, Often

South County Softball Falls in State Semifinals

Stallions 'gameplan' goes awry in 2-0 defeat.

South County Softball Falls in State Semifinals

Friday, June 5

Spartans Fall in State Semifinals

Despite strong offense, West Springfield baseball stymied by Menchville, 6-5.

Spartans Fall in State Semifinals

Spartans Fall in State Semifinals

Despite strong offense, West Springfield baseball stymied by Menchville, 6-5.

Spartans Fall in State Semifinals

Wednesday, June 3

Local Theater

Local Theater

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Ashburn 4-H Club Goes Flying

Ashburn 4-H Club Goes Flying

Classified Advertising

Classified Advertising

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

A Three Generation Potomac Wedding

A Three Generation Potomac Wedding

Calendar

Calendar

Saxon Boys’ Lacrosse Starts Fast, Finishes Strong

The result is a Virginia AAA state semifinals lacrosse win over Broad Run.

Saxon Boys’ Lacrosse Starts Fast, Finishes Strong

North, Scheler Are Married

North, Scheler Are Married

Local Theatre

Local Theatre

Calendar

Calendar

Chantilly Charges to State Final

Boys’ lacrosse upends Robinson, 8-5, to reach second straight Virginia AAA state final.

Chantilly Charges to State Final

Calendar

Calendar

Kay, Preis Engaged

Kay, Preis Engaged

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Times changed for state semifinals and finals on Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Times changed for state semifinals and finals on Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Calendar

Calendar

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Times changed for state semifinals and finals on Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Times changed for state semifinals and finals on Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

School Notes

School Notes

Westfield Prom

Westfield Prom

Centreville High Prom

Centreville High Prom

With George and Martha

With George and Martha

On Tour

On Tour

Project Enlightenment

Project Enlightenment

Friel Named Lowell Observatory Director

Friel Named Lowell Observatory Director

School Notes

School Notes

Nightlife

Nightlife

People Notes

People Notes

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Calendar

Calendar

Saxon Boys’ Lacrosse Starts Fast, Finishes Strong

The result is a Virginia AAA state semifinals lacrosse win over Broad Run.

Saxon Boys’ Lacrosse Starts Fast, Finishes Strong

Calendar

Calendar

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

National Trails Day is Saturday, June 6, at Mason Neck.

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

National Trails Day is Saturday, June 6, at Mason Neck.

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

Calendar

Calendar

Local Theater

Local Theater

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Times changed for state semifinals and finals on Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Local Theatre

Local Theatre

Calendar

Calendar

Chantilly Charges to State Final

Boys’ lacrosse upends Robinson, 8-5, to reach second straight Virginia AAA state final.

Chantilly Charges to State Final

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

National Trails Day is Saturday, June 6, at Mason Neck.

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

National Trails Day is Saturday, June 6, at Mason Neck.

Learn About Area Hiking Trails

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Times changed for state semifinals and finals on Saturday and Sunday.

UPDATE: Virginia AAA State Championship Schedule Altered

Tuesday, June 2

Just How It’s Drawn Up

Now region champs, set up well on the mound for Virginia AAA state tournament.

Just How It’s Drawn Up

Centre View-South Briefs (June 3-10)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 3-10)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 3-10)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 3-10)

Alexandria Sports Briefs

State track results, swim season right around the corner, and the Sportman's Club annual awards

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Herndon Girls Scouts Earn Highest Honor

Herndon Girls Scouts Earn Highest Honor

Potomac Falls Captures First-Ever Region Baseball Crown

Panther Reliever Dimsey outstanding in 5-1 finals win over Orange.

Potomac Falls Captures First-Ever Region Baseball Crown

Badr, Makumbi Fuel Late-Season Run

Even the goalkeeper scores as Rams cruise to Northern Region title game victory.

Badr, Makumbi Fuel Late-Season Run

Clutch Charger Finds a Way

Kristen Melchiori scores fourth postseason goal to clinch Chantilly’s first region title.

Clutch Charger Finds a Way

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Nothing Cavalier About It

Nothing Cavalier About It

Hunt’s Powerful Performance Nets Title

With 3-1 win over Centreville, South County softball claims first-ever region crown.

Hunt’s Powerful Performance Nets Title

Unmarked, Stillwell Takes Advantage

Eight-goal night for Chantilly’s Katie Stillwell ensures rematch with Robinson.

Unmarked, Stillwell Takes Advantage

Week in Sports (June 3-10)

Week in Sports (June 3-10)

Postseason Joy Ride Continues for Potomac Falls Soccer

Gryder’s boys’ team captures Region II title with OT win over Broad Run.

Postseason Joy Ride Continues for Potomac Falls Soccer

‘Insane’ Win Brings Bulldogs Home

In Cosby victory, though, Sean Murnane hurts knee … status questionable for semis.

‘Insane’ Win Brings Bulldogs Home

Just How It’s Drawn Up

Now region champs, set up well on the mound for Virginia AAA state tournament.

Just How It’s Drawn Up

Centre View-South Briefs (June 3-10)

Centre View-South Briefs (June 3-10)

Week in Sports (June 3-10)

Week in Sports (June 3-10)

Hunt’s Powerful Performance Nets Title

With 3-1 win over Centreville, South County softball claims first-ever region crown.

Hunt’s Powerful Performance Nets Title

King's Hat Trick Highlights Title Win

Broad Run girls now focused on defending state AA girls’ soccer crown.

King's Hat Trick Highlights Title Win

Sounds of Summer in McLean

Concert series begins at the Palladium Civic Place.

Sounds of Summer in McLean

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Langley Lacrosse Prevails in State Quarterfinal

Saxon boys next set to meet Broad Run in state semifinals.

Langley Lacrosse Prevails in State Quarterfinal

Postseason Joy Ride Continues for Potomac Falls Soccer

Gryder’s boys’ team captures Region II title with OT win over Broad Run.

Postseason Joy Ride Continues for Potomac Falls Soccer

Mayor’s Cup Shines Light on Rugby

All-star teams from Alexandria and Scotland compete in second annual event.

Mayor’s Cup Shines Light on Rugby

Nothing Cavalier About It

Nothing Cavalier About It

Badr, Makumbi Fuel Late-Season Run

Even the goalkeeper scores as Rams cruise to Northern Region title game victory.

Badr, Makumbi Fuel Late-Season Run

Prom Can Wait for West Potomac Relay

Boys’ 4x400-meter relay team takes first place at state championships.

Prom Can Wait for West Potomac Relay

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Swim season right around the corner, Alexandria Aces, and a camp roundup

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Potomac Falls Captures First-Ever Region Baseball Crown

Panther Reliever Dimsey outstanding in 5-1 finals win over Orange.

Potomac Falls Captures First-Ever Region Baseball Crown

Jumping Dunleavy Breaks Loose

Robinson girls’ lacrosse advances to Virginia AAA state final with Chantilly on Saturday.

Jumping Dunleavy Breaks Loose

Jumping Dunleavy Breaks Loose

Robinson girls’ lacrosse advances to Virginia AAA state final with Chantilly on Saturday.

Jumping Dunleavy Breaks Loose

Herndon Girls Scouts Earn Highest Honor

Herndon Girls Scouts Earn Highest Honor

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Unmarked, Stillwell Takes Advantage

Eight-goal night for Chantilly’s Katie Stillwell ensures rematch with Robinson.

Unmarked, Stillwell Takes Advantage

Arlington Sports Briefs

Better Sports Club banquet, Yorktown coach opening

Arlington Sports Briefs

King's Hat Trick Highlights Title Win

Broad Run girls now focused on defending state AA girls’ soccer crown.

King's Hat Trick Highlights Title Win

Langley Lacrosse Prevails in State Quarterfinal

Saxon boys next set to meet Broad Run in state semifinals.

Langley Lacrosse Prevails in State Quarterfinal

Potomac Falls Baseball Advances in States

Kline’s pitching, hitting pace Panthers in first round, extra innings win over Grafton.

Potomac Falls Baseball Advances in States

Potomac Falls Baseball Advances in States

Kline’s pitching, hitting pace Panthers in first round, extra innings win over Grafton.

Potomac Falls Baseball Advances in States

Yorktown Turn-around

Yorktown boys soccer closes year as most successful National District spring sport.

Yorktown Turn-around

Centre View-North Briefs (June 3-10)

Centre View-North Briefs (June 3-10)

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Health Notes

Health Notes

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Laurel Hill & Springfield Calendar

Clutch Charger Finds a Way

Kristen Melchiori scores fourth postseason goal to clinch Chantilly’s first region title.

Clutch Charger Finds a Way

Sounds of Summer in McLean

Concert series begins at the Palladium Civic Place.

Sounds of Summer in McLean

‘Insane’ Win Brings Bulldogs Home

In Cosby victory, though, Sean Murnane hurts knee … status questionable for semis.

‘Insane’ Win Brings Bulldogs Home