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Yorktown grad finishes college soccer career

Yorktown High School graduate Emily Talotta finished a standout career this fall for the Christopher Newport University women’s soccer team. As a senior fifth-year forward, Talotta started all 21 matches she played in for the Captains. She scored three goals,...

Arlington football teams combine for 17 wins

The four varsity high-school football teams in Arlington this fall combined for a final overall record of 17-27. The Yorktown Patriots had the only winning mark at 8-4, while the Washington-Liberty Generals finished 5-6. The Wakefield Warriors were 0-10 and...

Three players win W-L football team awards

Senior two-way starting lineman Elijah Hughes was chosen as the Washington-Liberty Generals’ Most Valuable Player for the third straight season at the high-school football team’s recent postseason banquet. Hughes was also chosen as the Liberty District’s Defensive Player of the...

W-L announces latest Hall of Fame selections

Washington-Liberty High School recently announed its athletic Hall of Fame class for 2023. The six new members are former W-L baseball and golf coach Doug Grove (Class of 1981), Larkin “Steve” Hobbs (Class of 1961), Stephen Schmitt (Class of 1977),...

O’Connell football players chosen All-WCAC

Three players from the 2022 Bishop O’Connell High School football squad were Washington Catholic Athletic Conference first-team selections based on their play during the fall season. Making first-team offense was junior utility player Aidan Munroe. Chosen first-team defense were senior...

Commentary: State soccer event quickly becomes popular

The unique four-team Northern Virginia Invitational girls state soccer tournament for Division I private high-school teams began in 2017 and recently completed its fifth tournament this fall. The pandemic prevented a 2020 event. The competition has become quite popular with...

PHOTOS: Madison, Yorktown face off in playoffs

James Madison High School came out on top in the Nov. 18, 2022, 6D North Region playoff game against rival Yorktown High School, winning 21-7 at home to move on to region-championship action against Centreville. Enjoy those photos from...

Yorktown ice hockey team wins twice

The Yorktown High School club ice hockey team lost to Battlefield, 5-4, in recent action then defeated Kettle Run/Liberty, 4-2, and Bishop Ireton, 6-2. Against Battlefield, scoring goals for Yorktown were, Ethan Amundson, Ellie Prantner, Jacob Kirshner and Roger Allenbaugh...

O’Connell holds large college signing ceremony

There were 13 Bishop O’Connell High School seniors who recently signed letters of intent during a ceremony to play their specific sports at the college level. The ceremony took place in the school gym, in front of their families, friends,...

Commentary: The players were allowed to play

They let them play, so the girls high-school soccer match became more fun and entertaining to watch. The high-school championship clash was between the Bishop O’Connell Knights and host Potomac School Panthers playing for the Northern Virginia Invitational state tournament...
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Newly selected economic-development czar is a neighbor

It’s another national search that ended up with a new department head coming from very close to home. Arlington County...
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