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Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 12/10/2013

Virginia Cavalry FC, planned Loudoun soccer team, will also spend 2014 on the sidelines

With no stadium in sight, and no alternative venues suitable, the planned NASL club postpones its debut

By Tom Jackman  |  05:00 AM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Farren, Loudoun County, Loudoun Hounds, Mark Simpson, NASL, VIP Sports & Entertainment, Virginia Cavalry

Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 11/27/2013

Bob Farren steps down as head of Loudoun Hounds, VIP Entertainment

The longtime driving force behind bringing baseball and soccer to Loudoun is replaced.

By Tom Jackman  |  04:27 PM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ashburn, Bob Farren, Loudoun Hounds, VIP Sports & Entertainment, Virginia Cavalry FC

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Shannon Christy, kayaker killed at Great Falls, spoke to 60 Minutes Sports two days earlier

The Class V rapids trapped her during a practice run on the Potomac River.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  60 Minutes Sports, extreme kayaking, Great Falls, Potomac River, Shannon Christy

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 09/20/2013

New Loudoun Hounds stadium in Ashburn delayed, won’t be ready for Opening Day 2014

The team owners need to wrap up financing, hope to have stadium ready by mid-season

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ashburn, Atlantic League, Bob Farren, Loudoun Hounds, One Loudoun, sports

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 08/30/2013

The Summer Olympics in Fairfax? Officials want to be part of D.C.’s 2024 bid

Fairfax believes hosting the 2015 World Police and Fire Games will showcase its ability to help D.C.'s Olympic bid.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:02 AM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2024 Olympics, Fairfax County, sports, World Police and Fire Games

Posted at 08:56 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Watching the McLean girls' run for a Little League national championship

The 11- to 13-year-old girls made it to the final game in McLean's bid for a second national title.

By Tom Jackman  |  08:56 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Little League Softball World Series, McLean, McLean Little League softball, sports

Posted at 05:15 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Fairfax High's Drew Bonner gets his moment at the plate

Popular student manager gets his first at-bat for the varsity baseball team, while in a wheelchair.

By Tom Jackman  |  05:15 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Bonner, Fairfax, Fairfax High School, sports