Boys First Team

Runner

Team

Year

Notes

David Bolton

Loudoun County

Soph.

Placed third at NOVA Invitational in 17:30 and fourth at AA Northwestern District meet in 17:00.

Neil Coleman

Potomac Falls

Jr.

Placed 11th at AA Region II championships in 17:01 and 28th at AA state championships in 17:08.

Will Justice

Broad Run

Jr.

MVP of Spartans' team. Placed 16th at Region II championships and second at Bull Run ("B" race).

Matt McWilliams

Loudoun Valley

Sr.

Team MVP. Was fifth at Loudoun County championships and 10th at AA Northwestern District meet.

Jonathan Tew

Loudoun Valley

Soph.

Two varsity letters. Placed eighth at AA Region II meet in 16:51, 16th at AA state meet in 16:37.

Mike Tompkins

Potomac Falls

Sr.

Finished ninth at AA Northwestern District meet and sixth at Loudoun County championships.

Boys Runner Of the Year

Jeff Maynard

Potomac Falls, Sr.

Named all-state. Won Loudoun County championships and was second at AA Northwestern District meet, fifth at AA Region II meet and 14th in AA state race.

Boys Coach Of the Year

Brian Blubaugh

Potomac Falls, third year

Led Sterling school to its first district title of any kind, winning AA Northwestern crown. Guided Panthers to fifth-place finish at AA Region II championships.

Boys Honorable Mention

Alex Epshteyn, Potomac Falls; Chris McConnell, Loudoun Valley; Kyle Van Helmond, Potomac Falls; Sean White, Loudoun Valley.

Girls First Team

Runner

Team

Year

Notes

Tamara-Leigh Buckman

Broad Run

Jr.

Two-time most valuable performer for Ashburn school. Placed 13th at AA Region II championships.

Melissa Caudill

Loudoun County

Jr.

Top local finisher at AA state meet--fifth in 19:28. Was third at William & Mary Invitational.

Christy Dannenberg

Potomac Falls

Fr.

Team MVP. Won Handley Invitational (in 19:36) and Foot Locker South Region freshman race.

Katy Dannenberg

Potomac Falls

Soph.

Placed sixth at Handley and Frank Keyser invitationals and at AA Northwestern District meet.

Audrey Pietrzyk

Broad Run

Fr.

Placed third at Loudoun County championships and fourth at AA Northwestern District meet.

Girls Runner Of the Year

Jennifer Lapetoda

Loudoun County, Sr.

Named all-state. Won AA Northwestern District championship and her third Loudoun County title (in 19:48); also placed sixth at AA state meet with a time of 19:35.

Girls Coach Of the Year

Courtney Campbell

Loudoun County, sixth year

Led Raiders to fourth place at AA state meet, their best finish in his tenure at the Leesburg school. Guided team to AA Northwestern District and Loudoun County titles.

Girls Honorable Mention

Meredith Cleveland, Potomac Falls; Dana Dabbenigno, Broad Run; Meaghan Null, Potomac Falls; Mary Page, Loudoun Valley; Shannon Runge, Loudoun County.

All-Extra TeamSelections

All-Extra team selections were made by scholastic staff members Seth Emerson (golf), Jay Kroshus (football) and Bryan Tucker (cross-country). All-Extra girls basketball and volleyball team selections are made after the completion of the winter season, and All-Extra girls tennis team selections are made after the completion of the spring season.

ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHS

All-Extra football and golf photos were taken by Larry Kobelka for The Washington Post. All-Extra cross-country photos were taken by Shawn Thew for The Washington Post. The cross-country team photo was taken at the Loudoun County Courthouse in Leesburg. The football and golf photos were taken at Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg.