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Mt. Vernon, Langley Stop Stuart’s Season

The J.E.B. Stuart Raiders headed to the National District semifinals tournament on Thursday to take on the Mount Vernon Majors for the third time this season; however, their tournament run would end there, losing 64-59.

Mt. Vernon Slows Stuart In Hard-Fought 2OT Clash

STUART'S DOMININIQUE KOSH (3) unleashes a jumper, while Raymond Watson awaits a rebound. (Photo: News-Press)

Harris's 23 Pts. Not Enough Tuesday night's clash between the Mt. Vernon Majors and host J.E.B. Stuart High School see-sawed back in forth for four quarters and a full overtime before the Majors finally distanced themselves to claim the hotly contested battle, 72-66.

F.C. Jaguars Score A Major Victory

FCHS Quarterback Yousef Khatib led his Jaguars over J.E.B. Stuart in Friday’s Bell Game. (Photo: News-Press)

The game was slipping away. In the first three minutes of the second half, the Falls Church High School boys varsity basketball team had seen their two-point halftime lead over Mt. Vernon turn into an eight-point deficit as the Majors lit off on a 12-2 run. After a three-pointer by Mt. Vernon’s Shameek DeLancey with […]

Picking Splinters: Onward to 2007

And so, this Sunday the sporting year of 2006 comes to an end. Like any other year, it has produced its share of thrilling moments, moments that will be and have been recounted by many other columnists this week. To be sure, 2006 had its fair share of praise-worthy stories — the Final Four run […]