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Potomac School golfers repeat as champs

By repeating as the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference tournament champions, the Potomac School Panthers achieved two goals. The high-school golf team wanted to win, of course, but also validate and prove its 2019 title was no fluke. The Panthers won this...

PHOTOS: Potomac School tops Flint Hill in grid action

Playing at home, Potomac School defeated Flint Hill, 25-6, in Oct. 16 football action. (See game coverage HERE.) See photos by Deb Kolt below. Click on any photo to start the slide show; click on the "i" at bottom left...

Potomac School runs past Flint Hill

In recent seasons, it wasn’t uncommon when the Potomac School Panthers quickly trailed and eventually lost to the Flint Hill Huskies in high-school football action. Things finally changed Oct. 16. The host Panthers indeed again fell behind the Huskies, 6-0, in...

Potomac School football ranked fifth

The first Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association Division I high-school football poll of the 2021 fall season was recently released and had the Potomac School Panthers ranked fifth after three games. The private-school team had a 2-1 record as of...

Ground game boosts Panthers to win

When they got out of their own way and avoided penalties on Sept. 18, the running game for the Potomac School Panthers was productive and in control. The Panthers (2-1) amassed 245 yards rushing and sustained long-scoring drives to rally...

Potomac School grad writes inspirational book

It took just 1.6 seconds for the accident to occur back in 2007, drastically changing Michael Murphy’s life, leaving the 2004 Potomac School graduate a paraplegic, without the use of his legs. Murphy lost his balance and fell off a...

Huskies, Panthers have new football coaches

For years, the Flint Hill Huskies and Potomac School Panthers have been one another’s biggest local high-school football rivals in many ways. The private-school teams share much in common, playing in the same Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference and often battling for...

Potomac School has an NFL Hall of Fame connection

Over the years, four NFL Hall of Fame players, and perhaps five, have had connections to the Potomac School Panthers varsity football team of McLean. The most recent was former Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Alan Faneca. He was an assistant...

PHOTOS: Panthers open 2021 football season

The Potomac School Panthers opened their 2021 football season Sept. 4, falling short against Norfolk Academy in a 7-0 squeaker. Enjoy these photos from Dave Facinoli. Click on any photo to start the slide show, and click on the...

Potomac School blanked in football opener

It was a frustrating loss for the Potomac School Panthers in their Sept. 4 season-opener, because the football team played well enough to win in some areas, not so much in others. Potomac School lost to visiting Norfolk Academy, 7-0,...
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No injuries reported in Fairlington shooting incident

On Oct. 19 at 9:40 a.m., an individual approached the area of the 4400 block of 31st Street South...
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