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No. 10 McLean boys fall to No. 6 Langley — but their future is bright

Friday, December 19th, 2014

The Saxon boys rebounded from a loss against Jefferson to defeat rival McLean, but the Highlanders look poised for future success.

The best midseason high school girls’ times as performed at club swimming meets

Friday, December 19th, 2014

High school times are hard to find, but here is a breakdown of how the area’s high school girls swimmers rank based on their club swimming times.

The best midseason high school boys’ times as performed at club swimming meets

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

High school times are hard to find, but here is a breakdown of how the area’s high school swimmers rank based on their club swimming times.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school boys’ swimming and diving: Dec. 9, 2014

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Georgetown Prep retains its No. 1 position, as Gonzaga, Oakton move up after two-time Virginia state champion Robinson fell. Poolesville, W.T. Woodson, St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes also make their first appearances in the rankings.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school girls’ swimming and diving: Dec. 9, 2014

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

After an upset-filled Week 1 of public school competition, Churchill remains on top but with plenty of shuffling behind the Bulldogs in this week’s The Post’s Top 20 swimming and diving preseason rankings.

Virginia: Five sophomore boys with breakout potential in 2014-15

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Here are a few second-year swimmers in Virginia we think could make the leap from standout freshman to breakout sophomore.

The Washington Post high school swimming and diving boys’ preseason Top 20

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Returning nearly their entire championship squads, Georgetown Prep and Robinson sit atop The Post’s Top 20 boys’ swimming and diving preseason rankings.

The Washington Post high school swimming and diving girls’ preseason Top 20

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Churchill tops The Post’s Top 20 swimming and diving preseason rankings as it starts its defense of its 2014 Metros title.

NVSL records tumble in Week 2

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Five NVSL records were set on Saturday, including two relay records.

Weekly wrap-up: Cassidy Bayer lowers national age group records; NVSL All Star recap

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Recaps from the Eastern Zone “Super Sectional” meet and NVSL All Star meet — picture gallery from All Stars included.

2012 NVSL All Star Relays: Overlee repeats as champions on record setting night

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Four league records fell on Wednesday night at the NVSL All Star Relay Carnival at Lincolnia Park.

Five things to watch at NVSL All-Star Relays

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

The 2012 NVSL All Star Relay Carnival is scheduled to begin Wednesday, July 18, at 4 pm, hosted by the Lincolnia Park Lazers. The meet is one of the most exciting events of the season in the NVSL and will feature some of the area’s top swimming talent in the all-relay all star competition. Here [...]

Langley, Madison repeat as Liberty District champions

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

It was an exuberant atmosphere Friday night at Claude Moore RECenter for the 2012 Liberty District Championship meet. Swimmers from all teams were in high spirits and ready to race. In the end, Langley girls and Madison boys’ again claimed the district title, Madison for the third year in a row. Abi Speers and Cyrus Hashemi shined for their teams.

Preview: Liberty District Championship Meet

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

RFTW’s look at this weekend’s Va. AAA Liberty District Championship Swim & Dive Meet, taking place January 26-28 at Audrey Moore RECenter in Annandale. Will Madison’s boys and Langley’s girls be able to repeat as district champions? Or will another team step up this year and steal the crown? It’s a toss up between the top teams, but we know freshmen swimmers will be the key this year in the Liberty District.

Dona, Grimm drop NVSL records at All-Stars

Monday, August 8th, 2011

Despite a slow Waynewood pool and some of the NVSL’s top talent off competing at national meets, All-Stars saw two league records fall on top of a number of exciting swims.

The weekend in pictures: Week 7

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

For many, the weekend’s meets brought the summer season to an end, meaning it’s finally safe to head out on that family vacation. Before you hit the beach, take a look at a selection of photos from around the area in the season’s final installment of this weekly feature.

NVSL Divisionals see records fall

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Countless team records and a handful of NVSL records fell Saturday at divisonal meets across the league. And All-Stars is yet to come.

Battle in MCSL Division B

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Westleigh leads the MCSL’s Division B, but the Barracudas have had plenty of competition in one of the league’s most evenly matched divisions. And in NVSL, there is a potentially division-deciding meet brewing between Highlands Swim and Lee-Graham.

Nguyens lead Westlake Village

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Denny, Alex, Andrew and Anthony Nguyen each won three individual events to help Westlake Village win at West Laurel on Saturday. Elsewhere, Rachel Danegger broke an MCSL record and the NVSL season got off to a fast start.

Langley girls, Westfield boys win Va. AAA titles

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

Langley’s girls used an all-around team performance and two relay wins to vault back to the top of the Virginia AAA swim championships, while Westfield’s confidence boosted them to the program’s first-ever title. Complete meet results inside (pdf)

Oakton boys’ take Northern Region title

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

For the second consecutive year it was Oakton who took home the Virginia AAA Northern Region title, finishing ahead of Fairfax (215), Langley (198) and Robinson (193) with 244 points. FULL RESULTS INSIDE!

Northern Region girls get swims in before storm

Friday, February 5th, 2010

Northern Region girls’ swimming prelims were run as timed finals, and though there is an outside chance a finals may be held next week it is more likely these are the final region results. Also, an update on boys’ swimming and girls’ diving. RESULTS ATTACHED!

Virginia district championship round-up

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Madison’s boys’ and girls’ teams took home titles in the Liberty District, W.T. Woodson’s boys’ and girls’ earned championships in the Patriot and the Oakton boys and Robinson girls won titles in the Concorde in meets around the area. FULL RESULTS INSIDE!!

Virginia AAA District meet previews

Friday, January 29th, 2010

After months of dual meets, the championship season has finally arrived for Virginia teams as the area district meets open this weekend across the Northern Region. Here is a quick preview of the area Virginia AAA Northern Region district championships.





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