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Area High School Sports Roundup


Falls Church High Baseball (1-13): (April 23) loss vs. Washington-Lee, 16-6. (April 24) loss vs. Edison, 6-3. (April 27) loss vs. Mount Vernon, 11-6. (April 28) loss vs. Yorktown, 16-5. Next game is May 1 at Yorktown.

School News & Notes


Falls Church Robotics Team Set to Compete The George Mason High School Robotics Team is gearing up for the D.C. Regional FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) robotic competition from Feb. 26 – 28 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C.).

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.

School News and Notes


Chantilly Academy cosmetology students raised money   to benefit McKinley “Mac” Groseclose during a Cut-a-Thon for their annual community service project. Groseclose, shown here with his mom, a Chantilly alumna, and his friends, is recovering from brain cancer. (Photo: Wayne White)

Football Roundup

Stuart Finds It’s Not Easy Beating Green; Jags Can’t Claw Back at W-L

Football Roundup

Stuart Finds It’s Not Easy Beating Green; Jags Can’t Claw Back at W-L

Dowd on Drinks: History Lives On In A Glass

MOUNT VERNON, Va. — As white-gloved volunteers carefully doled out the amber liquid into tiny plastic cups, a tall, white-haired man regally strolled the ground, accepting congratulations and handing out compliments to his staff.

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Mount Vernon Wine Festival and Sunset Tour, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 6, 7 and 8, 6 to 9 p.m. (sold out on Oct. 7).

McLean Splits Pair, Preps for Rival Langley

The McLean High School girls volleyball team went up against a very strong Chantilly team on Monday night, losing the match 3 games to none (22-25, 10-25, 18-25).  The first game went down to the wire with the Highlanders getting strong net play from Teka Tshishimbi, who had several fine kills, and the rest of […]