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Babe Ruth postseason updates

Three Babe Ruth all-star baseball teams from Arlington were busy playing high-level postseason competition in recent days. In Southeast Regional Tournaments in Jackson, Tenn., the Arlington Senior Babe Ruth 13- and 14-under squads finished with a combined 1-4 record. The district...

Chili Dogs win a fitting title

Maybe it’s fitting the Chili Dogs won the Northern Virginia College League summer baseball championship – and at Vienna’s renowned Waters Field, no less. After all, the team was named after those favorite eats that are regularly served just a...

Editor’s Notebook: Just a little high and wide …

In general, a politician – whether of the male, female or still-undecided variety – probably would rather spend more time with a sports reporter than with a news reporter, for a host of reasons. So it was no surprise, perhaps,...

Arlington team wins region, heads to World Series

What began in Arlington has become an East Coast road trip and championship journey that will end in southern Florida for the 9-under Arlington Babe Ruth Storm baseball team. Having won district, state and region tournaments already this summer, the...

Vienna National wins district baseball title

Living up to their philosophy of stingy pitching and playing strong defense, the Vienna National Little League Majors All-stars won the recent District 4 tournament by allowing only five runs and making few errors in recording a 5-0 record...

Vienna Little League hosts state tourney

Many of the best youth players in Virginia will be competing at Yeonas Park July 23-27 when Vienna Little League hosts the premier 16-team Majors-age all-star state baseball tournament at its three-field complex. First, a parade of championship teams and...

Arlington Babe Ruth 13s win state crown

The initial evaluation of manager Graeme Fineman’s Arlington Senior Babe Ruth 13-under all-stars was the baseball team would have sound defense and pitching, and would be able to bunt and run the bases well. The unknown was how well the...

Arsenal win 11-under baseball title

The 11-under Arlington Arsenal Blue won the Clarksburg Keys four Soldiers tournament.  The Arsenal went 2-0 in pool play, allowing one run, to earn the No. 1 seed. In the knockout rounds, the Arsenal defeated the BCC Express ,13-1, the...

Flint Hill baseball coach, assistant AD moves on

The highly successful high-school head coaching career of Tom Verbanic at the Flint Hill School has ended. Verbanic recently retired from the Oakton private school as the head baseball coach and assistant athletic director. He was the head baseball coach...

Madison baseball player drafted in second round

On June 26, James Triantos pitched, hit and led the Madison Warhawks to a Class 6 state baseball championship. Then, 16 days later there was another major achievement in his life when the 2021 high-school graduate was drafted in...
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School leaders continue efforts to mollify bus drivers

As Arlington school-bus drivers and attendants, and those who represent their interests, ramp up the pressure, Arlington school leaders...
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