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Jon Roetman is an award-winning sports editor with The Connection Newspapers. He joined the company in August 2009, covering Alexandria, Mount Vernon, Arlington and Potomac, Md., and now contributes to coverage in Burke, Springfield, Fairfax and Fairfax Station, as well.

Roetman joined The Connection after more than three years at the Hobbs News-Sun, a daily newspaper in Hobbs, N.M., where he covered high school and small college sports. The News-Sun promoted Roetman to sports editor after two months as a sportswriter.

The Portland, Ore., native graduated from the University of Oregon in 2005. He contributed to the student newspaper, the Oregon Daily Emerald, as a freelancer or staff writer for three years, including covering the football and men’s basketball teams.

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Shutouts are Sweet for Lake Braddock Defense

Bruins blank Robinson, earn donuts for third straight week. Last 3 weeks, Bruins beat all, 139-0.

While the Lake Braddock defense has left a sour taste in opponents’ mouths in recent weeks, the Bruins’ palates have experienced a sweet sensation — and not just the taste of victory.

Saving Churchill in Shootout

Bulldogs beat Wootton, remain undefeated.

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T.C. Williams Defense Forces Six Turnovers in Loss to Patriot High School

Titans hoping to solidify quarterback position heading into bye.

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Running Back Johnson Leads South County to Victory

Stallions beat Hayfield, snap two-game losing skid.

South Lakes Volleyball Looking for Strong Second Half

Seahawks hang tough against defending state champ.

Langley’s Franke a Force at the Net

Wake Forest commit leads Saxons to win.

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TC Running Back Eaton a Bright Spot in Lopsided Loss

Titans lose to Robinson, will host Patriot Pioneers on Saturday.

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LaPlante, Lawal Power Physical Robinson Run Game

Rams score final 31 points in win over T.C. Williams.

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Lowery, Womble Help Rams Sweep Bruins

Robinson volleyball opens district play with win.

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