FROM Prince William County Girls Softball Little League 02/21/17 /
Girls ages 4-16 can sign up to play girls softball in the PWC Little League. Online registration until March 15-16. Go to http://www.pwcgsll.org
FROM Mustangs Track Club 02/06/17 /
Mustangs Track Club (MTC) has opened registration for its 2017 spring season. MTC is a program that seeks to teach children to be competitive, while having fun at the same time. The program is open to youth athletes ages 5-16 and has programs in Gainesville and Culpeper.
FROM Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries 02/01/17 /
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) has announced stocking dates for select trout waters this spring. This new initiative is in response to recent surveys of trout license holders and anglers which indicate that many trout anglers would like to see more preannounced stockings.
By E. BRUCE DAVIS, Observer staff 01/19/17 / Bristow /
Meagan Sanchez was named the Southern Conference's Defensive Player of the Month for volleyball matches in November and led Western Carolina defensively, averaging 5.95 digs per set over the season's final five matches. Sanchez is a Libero for WCU's Catamounts (wild cats).
“We often walk into gyms and referees will even give us the “walking dead stare” because we just don’t have tall girls,” says Middleburg Academy’s volleyball coach, Maureen DiClementi, Va. Independent School Athletic Association's “Coach of the Year” in 2015 and again in 2016. The Middleburg Academy Dragons played in 43 matches this season, making it the only school in Virginia to do so – and racking up a record of 40-3.
The ISSA has had an excellent response with entries in the 2017 ISF/ISSA World Tournament of Champions at Tampa, Florida. As of Dec. 1, 2016, some 132 teams have entered the tournament...the largest ISSA tournament ever and perhaps the largest three-day single weekend senior tournament in the USA. The organizers will be using 27 fields throughout the Tampa Bay Region in 2017 and the event will generate approximately 3500 room nights in local lodging.
A funeral service for Michele B. McQuigg. Prince William Clerk of Court since 2008, will be held on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at 7 p.m. at All Saints Church, 14851 Gideon Drive, Woodbridge, VA. Visitation will be at Miller Funeral Home, 3200 Gloansky Blvd., on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Timothy (Tim) Michael John Peyton, 48, of Manassas, VA died at home and went to be with Jesus on Feb. 9, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. A celebration of life will be held at Chapel Springs Assembly of God 11500 New Life Way Bristow VA on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. The Chapel will open at 10 a.m. for friends and family. Service will be at 11 a.m.
A life celebration service for Hugh Burton Browning, a former principal of Woodbridge High School, and a Prince William County Schools employee for 37 years from 1957 to 1994, was held on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 at at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home, 13318 Occoquan Road Woodbridge VA 22191. Browning, who lived in Woodbridge, VA, died in his home on Sunday Jan 29, 2017.
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