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Wakefield pole vaulter finishes second in state

Looking back at his accomplished career as a high-school pole vaulter, perseverance might have played a bigger role in Justin Delgado’s success than his raw talent in the event. The 2022 Wakefield High School graduate recently capped his prep career...

Yorktown high jumper sets state record

Led by two individual champions, the Yorktown Patriots finished third in the recent Virginia High School League’s Class 6 girls outdoor state track and field championships. Yorktown had 37 points, two fewer than runner-up Oscar Smith. South County won with...

Oakcrest finishes second in state track and field meet

There was much to celebrate about a strong performance for the Oakcrest Chargers at the recent Division II girls private-school track and field state-championship meet. Oakcrest placed second in the high-school team scoring with 59 points at Sports Backers Stadium...

McLean girls track team wins district title

With 15 finishes in the top three in the various events, the McLean Highlanders won the girls Liberty District track and field championship with 127 points, five more than the runner-up Langley Saxons. McLean won three events in the high-school...

O’Connell boys win Catholic track title, girls second

By scoring points in the majority of events and having multiple individual place finishers, the Bishop O’Connell Knights posted a strong showing at the recent Virginia State Catholic Track & Field Championships. O’Connell won the boys high-school meet with 151...

Yorktown speedsters run to state titles

Two speedy senior runners for the Yorktown Patriots recently added indoor track and field state championships to what already included a list of significant accomplishments during different 2021-22 high-school seasons. Owen McArdle won the boys 3,200-meters state title in 9:20.09...

McLean runners win state championships

For Xavier Jemison, the fourth time was the charm. In his final attempt to win the boys 1,000-meter race at the Virginia High School League’s Class 6 indoor track and field state championships, the McLean High School senior closed the...

Local distance runners win state titles

For long-distance runners Molly Weithman and Charlie Ortmans, their list of significant accomplishments during the 2021-22 school year recently increased in length with victories at the recent indoor track and field Virginia private-school state meet. Weithman, a Bishop O’Connell High...

Six Arlington athletes win region track titles

Led by individual champion Nick Murphy at 195 pounds, the Madison Warhawks finished third in the recent 6D North Region wrestling tournament. Murphy finished 3-0 with three pins to win his weight class in the high-school meet. Finishing second for Madison...

W-L boys win Liberty track championship

For what is officially supposed to be an indoor sport, the Washington-Liberty Generals improvised quite well and won a Liberty District boys track and field championship as a result. The Generals finished first with 128 points, with the Yorktown Patriots...
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