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Transgender athletes get OK by Va. governing board

The governing body of high school sports in Virginia has sanctioned the participation of transgender athletes at the state's 313 high schools.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 03:40am EST

Tags: transgender,

Area schools requiring concussion tests for student athletes

Two local school districts are taking an extra step to reduce the effects of concussions among student athletes as more and more research demonstrates the severe and lasting toll concussions can have on young brains.

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 04:47pm EDT

Tags: concussions, Prince William County Public Schools, Montgomery County Public Schools, Kristi King

Complaint accuses DCPS of violating Title IX

A formal complaint filed with the U.S. Department of Education claims D.C. Public Schools has not funded girls athletics at same rate as boys' sports and limited the opportunities for girls to participate in competitive sports, a violation of federal law.

Friday - 06/28/2013, 02:20pm EDT

Tags: D.C. Public Schools, Title IX, girls, Nick Iannelli

Chantilly runner finishes 2nd at national XC title race

A local high school cross country runner finished in second place at the Foot Locker National High School Cross Country Championships Saturday.

Saturday - 12/08/2012, 06:17pm EST

Tags: cross country, Chantilly, Va