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Oakton High School

CAPPIES: Oakton flips ‘Peter Pan’ story, focuses on Wendy

What happens when the damsel in distress becomes the hero? Oakton High School answered this question by beautifully capturing Wendy Darling’s side of the story in its production of “Wendy and Peter Pan.”

Langley, Oakton cross country teams second in state

A week after winning region team championships, the Langley Saxons on the girls side and Oakton Cougars on the boys each finished second at the Virginia High School League’s Class 6 state meets in Leesburg. Langley had 59 points with...

Strong pack keeps Oakton cross country team on top

With six state titles – from 1978 to 2021 – three runner-up finishes, plus having a couple of individual winners and at least one runner-up in program history, the Oakton Cougars boys high school cross country team certainly deserves...

Oakton, Langley win region cross country crowns

The team champions of this fall’s 6D North Region cross country meets were a familiar and frequent perennial power on the boys side and a girls squad that last finished first in such a race more than three decades...

Local teams, runners win district cross country meets

Four teams and two individual runners from the Sun Gazette coverage areas finished first in the Concorde and Liberty district cross country championship meets, all held Oct. 27 on the Burke Lake Park course. The Oakton Cougars swept the Concorde...

Field hockey teams make strong tourney showings

The Langley Saxons, Madison Warhawks and Oakton Cougars made strong showings in district field hockey tournaments, but each girls high-school team fell short of winning the championship. The two-time defending champion and second-seed Warhawks (11-5) lost in the Concorde District-tourney...

Volleyball teams enjoying strong seasons

The Langley Saxons began the week with a 20-1 overall record and were atop the Liberty District standings with an 11-0 mark in girls high-school volleyball. With one regular-season match remaining, Langley had won 17 matches in a row and...

Tournament field hockey seedings set

The seedings are set for the Liberty District girls high-school field hockey tournament. Among local teams, the Marshall Statesmen are seeded the highest at fourth with a 3-3 league mark. The Langley Saxons also are 3-3 and are seeded fifth. Those...

Oakton volleyball hosts Dig Pink matches

As other girls high-school volleyball teams have done over the years, the Oakton Cougars will host a Dig Pink breast-cancer fund-raising match, and hope to bring in scads of money. The contest is scheduled Oct. 13 against the Cougars’ Vienna...

Air attack not enough for McLean, Oakton football teams

The McLean Highlanders and Oakton Cougars each amassed significant passing totals, but that was not enough as the high-school football teams lost in lopsided decisions in Sept. 30 games. McLean remained winless, falling to 0-6 overall and 0-2 in the...
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Commentary: High-school athletic Twitter sites are must reads

Regularly reading and following local high-school athletic Twitter sites is must-see stuff for those interested in keeping up with...
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