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Woodgrove Humbles the Pride, Advance to Second Round of 4A Playoffs

Woodgrove Humbles the Pride, Advance to Second Round of 4A Playoffs

Written by Conor Forrest

November 18, 2015


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The Woodgrove Wolverines varsity football squad brought the heat on a cold November night to send the Pride of Heritage High School home for the year. In the 4A Regional first round playoff game, the Wolverines took home a victory with the score of 40-13. Led by a five touchdown performance from Senior...

NHL Overview

Written by Matthew Gusmerotti, The Woodgrove Outlander

November 16, 2015


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Hockey season is in full swing.  With NHL teams just over 15 games played, they are fresh into the season.  Hockey has different divisions like any other sport, but they also have conferences which separate the teams into Eastern and Western conferences. Ahead in the Eastern Conference are the Montreal...

Powderpuff with a Purpose

Powderpuff with a Purpose

Written by Kirsten Hein, The Woodgrove Outlander

November 12, 2015


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Woodgrove and Loudoun Valley High Schools, normally cross-town rivals, came together for a special cause on November 4th. The Woodgrove-Valley Powder Puff teams faced off for the second year in a row to raise almost $3,000 for a charity called “Friends of Loudoun Mental Health” after both schools lo...

Woodgrove Wins Battle of Purcellville Against Cross-Town Rival

Woodgrove Wins Battle of Purcellville Against Cross-Town Rival

Written by Conor Forrest, The Woodgrove Outlander

November 12, 2015


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  Woodgrove Wins Battle of Purcellville: November 13 The Woodgrove Wolverines varsity squad wrapped up the final game of the regular season with a huge win over their cross town rivals, the Loudoun Valley Vikings, by the score of 28-8. A strong second half lifted Woodgrove to a twenty point vi...

Woodgrove Golf Breaks Record

Woodgrove Golf Breaks Record

Written by Jack Klimek and Brady Reynolds, The Woodgrove Outlander

November 12, 2015


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The Woodgrove golf team finished a historic season last month at VHSL 4A West Championship. The team soared through the record books breaking every school record. This was the first year the team won VHSL 4A West Conference 21 Championship and qualified for regionals. In years past only individuals...

Girls Volleyball Shares Success with Sideout Foundation

Girls Volleyball Shares Success with Sideout Foundation

Written by Matthew Gusmerotti

October 23, 2015


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The Girls Varsity Volleyball Team has been on a tear recently, currently holding an 11-8 record. The team has delivered several excellent performances over the past month, shutting out Park View, Loudoun Valley, Rock Ridge, and James Wood. Senior Setter Morgan Minitti said, “It is hard to keep the...

Pro Sports Recap Week 3

Written by Staff Writer Ryan Forbes

October 21, 2015


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NFL Weekend Recap: There were many big games and huge performances in the NFL week three. One big game this week was the Colts vs. Titans where the Colts edged out their first win this season 35-33. After being down 27-14 with 6:49 left in the game, Quarterback Andrew Luck threw for two touchdowns w...

Pro Sports Recap Week 2

Pro Sports Recap Week 2

Written by Ryan Forbes

October 13, 2015


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NFL Weekend Recap: The biggest event that happened in week two is Peyton Manning joining the 70,000 yards club. Brett Favre is the only other member of the club who is 1,700 yards ahead of Manning, and people are speculating whether or not Manning become the all-time leader in passing. The Chiefs/Broncos g...

Woodgrove Cross County Competes in Carlisle Invitational

Woodgrove Cross County Competes in Carlisle Invitational

Written by Brady Reynolds, Assistant Business Manager, Woodgrove Outlander

October 8, 2015


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The Woodgrove Cross Country team recently traveled to Carlisle, Pennsylvania where they competed in  the Carlisle Invitational with a strong showing. Senior Mary Anna Adams said, “I think Carlisle is exactly what the team needed this season. The perfect weather conditions and a fast course not only...

Woodgrove Varsity Football Defeats Millbrook

Woodgrove Varsity Football Defeats Millbrook

Written by Conor Forrest

October 8, 2015


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The Woodgrove Wolverines Varsity Football team came out victorious in a last second thriller against the Pioneers of Millbrook High school with a score of 31-28. The game fell into a double overtime finish that left the Wolverines storming the field to celebrate their fourth consecutive victory. Woodgrove...

Interview with Mikie Kovich, New Varsity Quarterback

Interview with Mikie Kovich, New Varsity Quarterback

Written by Matthew Gusmerotti, Staff Writer, Woodgrove Outlander

October 6, 2015


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Meet Mikie Kovich, Woodgrove’s new Varsity Quarterback.  Kovich, a junior, has big shoes to fill after former QB Billy Sheehan graduated last year and now plays at Randolph-Macon.  I interviewed Mikie and found him to be a humble player who credits his teammates with his success so far. Q: Mikie, ...

Pro Sports Recap Week 1

Written by Ryan Forbes, Staff Writer, Woodgrove Outlander

September 28, 2015


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Last week in sports, there were multiple MLB, NFL, and college football thrillers. During week one of the NFL, there were incredible games, terrible injuries, and a little last minute Romo magic. In the MLB, Madison Bumgarner of the Giants had a perfect game bid through the eighth inning, which was broken...

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