Alexandria Sports Briefs

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Holiday Wrestling Tournament

The St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes wrestling team will host its annual Holiday Classic Wrestling Tournament.

In this year's tournament the Saints will go head-to-head with wrestling teams from Bishop O'Connell, Gilman (Baltimore), Sidwell Friends, Park View, Dominion, Wakefield, and Madison. This 32-year sports tradition is one of the longest-running wrestling tournaments in the Washington, D.C. area.

The tournament will take place on Dec. 30 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Goodwin gymnasium.

<b>T.C. Williams Game Re-Scheduled</b>

The Dec. 17 Girls Basketball games have been rescheduled for Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009. The game start times will remain as scheduled: Freshman 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m., and Varsity 7:45 p.m.

<b>Alexandria Swimming</b>

Last Tuesday, the Alexandria city swim and dive meet was held at the Chinquapin Pool. The Bishop Ireton boy’s and girls were impressive, defeating both T.C. Williams and St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes. The Ireton girl’s finished with a team score of 95, while the boy’s weren’t far behind with a score of 76. The T.C. Williams girl’s came in second place, while on the boy’s side, SSSAS attained runner up status.

<b>Travel Softball Tryouts</b>

<bt>The 10U Leesburg Revolution Girl's Fastpitch travel team has now completed a successful Fall 2008 season and they will return to action in January to start preparing for the spring season. The Revolution are actively recruiting girls from all over Northern Virgina who are interested in playing travel softball. The Revs have two rosters spots that need to be filled, if interested in trying out for the spring team contact Dave Carver at

10U Revs will be holding an open tryout in early March, check the Web site for dates and locations for the tryouts. The 12U Revolution is looking to fill out their spring roster. If interested in playing with the 12U Revolution contact Roger Turner at to arrange a tryout.