PLAYER OF THE YEAR
FOREST — Cheers reverberated from one of the locker rooms outside Sabre Stadium on Tuesday evening. For visiting Loudoun County, there was plenty to celebrate.
It had been seven long years since the Hidden Valley girls soccer team had reached the state quarterfinals before finally punching a return ticket last week.
At the beginning of the first meeting of his first season with Hidden Valley’s girls soccer team, coach Cory Carroll noticed a sizable gap in the Titans’ trophy case.
BEDFORD — Lydia Young’s goal in the fifth minute of Liberty’s Region 3C girls soccer quarterfinal win over Brookville was all the Minettes needed, but it was not all they got.
Salem and Blacksburg played a hard-fought half of soccer Monday night, but decided safety trumps competition in a game that has little effect on the regional tournaments.
Jefferson Forest’s girls soccer team was frustrated and close to panic as the minutes in the game bled away and the Cavaliers could not score.