Nearly 30 girls’ lacrosse teams in Northern Virginia wore something pink — shoelaces, ribbons, socks or pins — as part of the Virginia High School League’s “Tournament for a Cure” on Friday, May 4. Proceeds from the district tournament games went toward breast cancer research.
Stone Bridge senior Amanda Ryerse, right, starts lacing her second cleat after Coach Kristin Howard, far left, takes over lacing the first. Ryerse and teammates Isabella Keener, second from left, and Brittany Worstell were putting in pink and white laces before the start of their Virginia AAA Liberty District Tournament game against South Lakes on Friday. Toni L. Sandys/THE WASHINGTON POST Buy Photo