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W-L 4th in state; ice hockey playoffs begin

W-L STATE GYMNASTICS: The Liberty District and 6D North Region champion Washington-Liberty Generals finished fourth in the Virginia High School League’s Class 6 girls state gymnastics meet Feb. 20 at Kellam High School in Virginia Beach with a 140.282...

Track and field athletes place high at region

Washington-Liberty High School’s Yasmeen Tinsley, Yorktown High’s Victorie Klepetkova and Wakefield High’s Lukai Hatcher were the three event winners from Arlington at the 6D North Region girls and boys indoor track and field championships. The meet was held over multiple...

High-school roundup in Arlington

O’CONNELL PLAYERS NOMINATED: Two Bishop O’Connell High School basketball players are among 32 Virginia nominees hoping to be chosen for the final rosters of the 44th annual McDonald’s All-American girls and boys teams. Adrianna Smith is nominated for the girls...

High-school football season to kick off Monday

It all seems very weird, but the high-school football season for varsity public-school teams in the Sun Gazette’s coverage areas is set to begin with a few Monday-night contests on Feb. 22. After that, games will take place on...

Yorktown girls second in region swim

A strong runner-up finish in the girls region swimming and diving championships has become habit for the Yorktown Patriots. For the third year in a row, Yorktown finished second in the 6D North Region high-school meet, each time behind the...

W-L sophomore wins state diving title

It was age seven when Ellie Joyce was introduced to the sport of diving as she begged permission from her mom to attempt some kind of flip right from the start. Her mother denied that request at first, eventually relented,...

Legislature lauds local coach-educator

In honor of his decades of molding students and athletes at Yorktown and Bishop O’Connell high schools, the Virginia General Assembly has passed a resolution saluting Mark Stripe. Stripe retired from Arlington Public Schools in 2020 after a coaching career...

Arlington gearing up for unusual football season

How about some Monday-night football in February? Yes, that is correct. It all seems very weird, but the high-school football season for Arlington’s three public-school varsity teams is set to begin with Monday night contests on Feb. 22. Practice began...
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PHOTOS: Madison wins region football crown!

The James Madison High School football team defeated Centreville, 22-7, on Nov. 26 to become the 2022 6D North...
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