60.2 F
Tysons
Thursday, May 26, 2022

Wakefield High School

Wakefield softball team wins two by shutout

The Wakefield Warriors (3-1) blanked the host Edison Eagles, 11-0, behind nine hits in girls high-school softball action. Abby Kohan was the winning pitcher, allowing one hit and striking out nine. She did not walk a batter. She had two...

Wakefield baseball team 5-0 in first place

With an undefeated record through five games, the Wakefield Warriors are in sole possession of first place in the National District. The baseball team’s most recent victories were over district rivals Edison, 15-2, by the “slaughter rule”, and Marshall, 9-4. The...

Wakefield guard to play at High Point

Wakefield High School senior guard Taylor Thompson will join the Division I High Point University women’s basketball team as a walk-on.  Taylor was an all-district player for Wakefield. With a quickness, a strong defender and a  good jump shot, Thompson...

Yorktown baseball team 3-1; Wakefield 3-0

Behind a combined 14-strikeout shutout effort of pitchers James Tallon and Nathan Knowles, the host Yorktown Patriots (3-1, 1-1) blanked the McLean Highlanders, 4-0, in Liberty District high-school baseball action. The left-handed Tallon started and worked six innings, fanning 13,...

Arlington athletes had a successful fall

The fall high-school sports season (held in the spring because of the pandemic) overall was one of the most highly successful for teams and athletes from Arlington County. In football, the Wakefield Warriors advanced to the region playoffs and the...

Wakefield baseball team off to 2-0 start

The Wakefield Warriors are off to a 2-0 start in high-school baseball, winning their opening game over the Justice Wolves, 7-4, then routing the host Falls Church Jaguars, 13-1, in game two. Each were National District contests. Against Justice, Garrett Dougherty...

Wakefield golfer qualifies for Girls State Open

Wakefield High School golfer Anne Kumashiro shot an 80 on April 22 in windy and cold conditions at a state zone-qualifying event at Laurel Hill Golf Club in Lorton. As a result, she earned a berth to play in...

Yorktown golfer finishes second in state

He won the 2019 state title as a freshman. Then, Benjamin Newfield validated that performance with a runner-up tie for second in the 2020-21 Virginia High School League’s Class 6 state golf tournament, further establishing himself as one of...

Arlington teams, athletes enjoy much sucess

It was quite a successful fall high-school sports season – postponed until the early spring because of the pandemic – for Arlington teams and individuals. Numerous teams and individuals enjoyed significant success in the various games and sports.  The Washington-Liberty High...

CAPPIES: Wakefield offers poignancy in online effort

Everyone in the world knows that we are living in uncertain times. As our society begins to see the light at the end of the tunnel, we do not know much of what the future will hold.
- Advertisement -spot_img

Latest News

Potomac School second in state softball tourney

For a third straight time, the season ended for the Potomac School Panthers girls softball team with a loss...
- Advertisement -spot_img

Get our email updates

WHAT’S UP? 

 

Find out what’s going down around town

with our FREE newsletter from the Sun Gazette!