A good coach knows how to lead and inspire his team when the going gets tough. A great coach balances that immense responsibility with an ability to listen and learn from his players.
Scoring Blitz Sends GMHS to 3-0 Start; Blakemore, Johansen Combine for 15 Goals
The George Mason High School varsity girls lacrosse team opened its season with a very busy first week, playing and winning three games.
Winter Sports Briefs
McLean Boys On Friday night, the McLean Highlanders finished up their regular season with a heart-rending 52-50 loss in overtime, but they wouldn’t have to wait long for revenge. In the first round of the Liberty District playoffs, the No. 5 Highlanders ousted No. 4 South Lakes 55-53. At halftime, […]
Bombs Away for Mason’s Brew: Junior Nets 14 in Rout of Rapp.
After suffering a lopsided loss in their previous game against Clarke County, the George Mason High School boys varsity basketball team took out a little bit of pent-up frustration in their return to the court. The vengeance came at the expense of the Rappahannock Panthers who bore the brunt of […]
Marshall Boys Hoops The Marshall Statesmen boys varsity basketball team played a thriller on Friday, Feb. 1, and came up just short against the Colonials of Thomas Jefferson High, losing 51-49.
After Skid, Lady Statesmen Awaken
“Basketball is a game of streaks and runs,” says Noel Klippenstein, coach of the George C. Marshall girls varsity basketball team.
Stuart-FCHS Split Rivarly Doubleheader Tuesday
Last Second Shot Lifts Lady Jags It may have taken a few tries, but on their final possession, the Lady Jaguars got the hoop and the win, 38-37, over the rival Raiders on a three-point shot from senior guard Almarys Ortiz with 13 seconds remaining.
Stuart Trips Statesmen, Hands Marshall First
A tough Raider zone combined with cold shooting plagued the Statesmen early and ultimately proved their undoing as Stuart handed Marshall its first loss of the 2007-08 season, 55-37.
Believe in Magic
The McLean Magic won the U9 Girls Herndon All Star Cup on Sunday, Nov. 18, defeating Reston 1-0 in the semifinals and SYC Red 3-0 for the Championship. Goalkeeper Kelsey Dunn was named Tournament MVP for the shutouts. Christina Hall scored a goal in each of the two final tournament […]
Mason JV Defense Ignites District Win Over Strasburg
The defense of the George Mason High School junior varsity football team got down to business Monday night, as they stuffed Strasburg High School, 35-8, to open up Bull Run District play. So far for the team, it has either been feast or famine, as most of their contests have […]