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Madison wins region football title

What already was a highly successful high-school football season became an historic record-setting campaign for the Madison Warhawks with their latest victory. By defeating the second-seed Centreville Wildcats, 35-7, in the 6D North Region tournament-championship game Nov. 27, top seed...

Langley golfer earns top junior award

Add one more significant accolade for what continues to be a highly-accomplished golf year for Alina Ho. On Nov. 11, the Langley High School sophomore received the 2021 Junior Tour Player of the Year award in her 16-18 girls age...

Madison hosts Centreville in region football final

The Madison Warhawks are getting a second chance to play one of the two teams they would like to face again. That team is the No. 2-seed Centreville Wildcats (10-2), who play the top seed and defending champion Warhawks (11-1)...

Madeira athlete bound for Notre Dame

Madeira School senior Michaela Joyce recently signed a national letter of intent to join the fencing program at the University of Notre Dame. Joyce is currently ranked sixth in the world in junior epee fencing. “Choosing Notre Dame was the...

Madison athletes ink college letters

There were 13 Madison High School student/athletes who signed national letters of intent to play college sports during a recent ceremony at the school. The signees were: Regan Hau (women’s swimming, Colgate University), Mia Pisani (women’s lacrosse, Furman University), Hannah...

Potomac School tennis team close second in state

So close came the Potomac School Panthers to winning another state tennis championship. The top seed and defending champion of the Virginia Independent School Athletic Association’s eight-team Division I girls tournament lost, 5-4, in the title match to second-seed Collegiate...

PHOTOS: Madison stymies South Lakes in playoff action

The James Madison High School Warhawks manhandled the South Lakes Seahawks, 48-0, in Nov. 19 region-semifinal football action. Playing at home, Madison's tough defense surrendered no points, while the offense moved the ball well to advance. Enjoy the photos from...

Fast starts a key to Madison’s success

Getting off to fast starts by scoring early and often and building big halftime leads has been a significant reason the Madison Warhawks have enjoyed so much success so far this high-school football season through the regular season and...

More pickleball courts sought for McLean

Pickleball’s popularity is picking up, and Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) officials are looking to provide more facilities for the sport in greater McLean. The Park Authority will hold a “virtual” public meeting Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. to present...

Tough-luck finishes for Potomac School soccer team

Talk about the epitome of disappointing tough luck. One loss in penalty kicks of a championship soccer match would be heartbreaking enough. But suffering a second such setback just six days later is almost cruel. That’s what the Potomac School Panthers...
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Arlington man arrested after supermarket shooting

Fairfax County police have charged a 33-year-old Arlington man in connection with a shooting that occurred Nov. 20 at...
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