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Lax Rules: Boys and girls win Northern Sectional

Lax Rules: Boys and girls win Northern Sectional

Written by Outlander Staff

May 31, 2012


Filed under News, Sports

Both Woodgrove High School Boys and Girls Lacrosse teams won the Northern Sectional Championships, the girls on Friday, May 25, and the boys on Wednesday, May 30. The boys game was postponed from Tuesday with 1:58 left in the first half. The score was tied 2-2 after Woodgrove goals from Denis Radcliffe...

District Flag Flies Above WHS

Written by Gus Erickson and Kathleen Davis, Reporters

May 4, 2012


Filed under News, Sports

Woodgrove Girls Varsity Tennis won the Dulles District regular season title after finishing the year undefeated.  Team captain Sunnie Lampl did not lose a match throughout the season. On Friday, May 4th, a District victory flag was raised above the school in honor of the girl’s perfect season.  ...

Lady Wolverines fall short in state semifinals

Written by Emily May, Cate Renner, and Brad Gilson, Reporters

March 7, 2012


Filed under Sports

On March 6, the Woodgrove girls basketball competed in the VHSL AA Division 3 state semifinals against Robert E. Lee High School, but fell short in a shot in the title game, falling 58-34 to the Lee Ladies. During the first half there was a lot of back and forth, but then Robert E. Lee pulled ahead. ...

Lady Wolverines Basketball – The Road to States

February 25, 2012


Filed under Local News, Sports, Student News

The Woodgrove Wolverines girls basketball team has had tremendous success this season including in the playoffs.  They have clinched a berth to the state tournament and hold a 23-3 overall record. “We’ve worked so hard it’s nice to see our hard work pay off,” said sophomore Kaitlyn Lorinchak. The...

The Battle Continues

Written by Cate Renner, Reporter

December 14, 2011


Filed under Local News, News, Sports, Student News

On December 13th the boys varsity basketball team played against Loudoun Valley.  Last year Woodgrove beat Valley and were expected to do so again this year, however Vikings gave the Wolverines a bit of a surprise. Valley started off the game with a basket, before Woodgrove senior Brad Gilson connected...

The “Winter Games”

Written by Cate Renner, Bradley Reagan, Brad Gilson, Reporters

November 21, 2011


Filed under Sports

Winter sports are just around the corner and we have a great variety of activities to do, including basketball, swimming, pep band, wrestling, and winter cheer. Basketball is starting November 30th and the teams are looking to build on last season's success.  The boys varsity team, who made it al...

New coaches bring experience and success

Written by Andrew Board, Maddie Doherty, Dayna Reynolds

September 17, 2011


Filed under Sports

The Woodgrove athletic program has recently undergone some changes. Varsity Girls asketball coach Kevin Copley has added assistant football coach and play caller to his list of Wolverine positions. In addition, Kate Smith has been named the new Varsity head cheerleading coach. Both of these coaches...

Football game location changed

September 9, 2011


Filed under Local News, News, Sports, Student News

Tonight's football game, originally scheduled for Potomac Falls, has been moved to the Woodgrove stadium because of the heavy rains the county experienced this week. Game start time is still 7 p.m. The change was the result of more than 6 1/2 inches of rain that fell in Loudoun County this week. Turf...

Boys Lax Defeats Valley in OT

Written by staff

April 30, 2011


Filed under News, Sports

The boys lacrosse team followed in the footsteps of the basketball team, defeating rival Loudoun Valley in a close game that went down to the wire. Junior attackman Chad Niergarth went top-shelf for the game winner in sudden victory overtime, 8-7. The Vikings went into halftime with a 5-3 lead, and...

Boys lax remains atop district with Pot Falls win in OT

Written by Outlander Staff

April 8, 2011


Filed under News, Sports

With just over four minutes remaining in the game, the boys lacrosse team was looking at another man down penalty and a two-goal deficit,. "Come on, let's go" and "four minutes, let's get going" shouts ran up and down the sidelines. The Wolverine man-down unit took the field. Midway through the penalty, midfielder Brendan...

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