A number of local high schoolers who will be playing NCAA sports next year took part in National Signing Day ceremonies Wednesday.
The Mount Vernon boys 4 x 200 meter relay team brought the gym to its feet with an amazing victory at the Gunston District Indoor Track Championships.
Colby Dessaure scored a career-high 22 points and West Potomac improved to 4-0 in the district with a 64-56 victory over Hayfield.
Overcoming illness and a tough Marshall squad, Edison's win on Friday night puts them along in first place in the National District.
The West Potomac boys and girls basketball teams swept rival Mount Vernon on Friday, with Wolverine coach David Houston III picking up his 200th win.
Mount Vernon's best football season in decades brought 1st Team All-Occoquan Region accolades for five different players.
Depsite losing three 1st-team All-District players to graduation, West Potomac's experienced lineup is confident they can keep the Wolverines on top.
West Potomac's Annie Terwilliger had a SportsCenter Top 10-worthy shot during the Wolverines victory at Lake Braddock on Tuesday night.
Last month three seniors on the Edison girls basketball team signed letters-of-intent to play Division I college basketball.
Mount Vernon battled back to force overtime against Lake Braddock in the Occoquan Region semifinals on Saturday, but came up just short.