Oct. 20, 2017


Arlington County Cross Country Championship

On Oct 11, O'Connell cross country raced the locals of Arlington--Wakefield, Washington-Lee, and Yorktown--at the Arlington County Championship meet at Bluemont Park. The O'Connell Girls team won with 39 points, making this the third straight title for the Lady Knights! Standout freshman Tess Brinkmann (pictured left) ran an amazing race, coming in 2nd for the girls! The Boys team placed 3rd with 67 points, and was lead by 1st place winner junior Max Greczyn (pictured right), with a time of 17:04! Check out InsideNOVA for all the details about the race.  


Way to show speed Knights and good luck at the WCAC Championship on Oct. 28th at Lake Fairfax!


Current VISAA Polls

  • Boys Soccer is ranked #3!
  • Volleyball is ranked #5!
  • Girls Tennis is ranked #8!

Way to go KNIGHTS!

Knights Football Showcase

Calling all 7th and 8th graders! Want to see what O'Connell football is all about? Join Coach Disch Sunday, Nov 12th for the Knights Showcase and lets see what you got! 


When: Nov. 12 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Walk-up registration begins at 12:30 p.m. outside of the football stadium 


Cost: $50 and includes an O'Connell T-shirt!


Bring: cleats, sneakers, and t-shirt/shorts


Click here to see the schedule for the day! 


Are YOU Ready For Homecoming?

Parents, students, alumni--ALL fans... Come out and support your Knights for the Homecoming game on Oct 28th! Start time is 1 p.m. against Fork Union Military Academy.


Pack the O-ZONE! Students and all fans are encouraged to wear any sports jersey for a "jersey out" :) 


Knights Hockey Time!

Varsity Ice Hockey's season opener is on Halloween vs. St. John's! Lets see who will have the best Halloween costume in the stands at the Kettler Iceplex on Oct. 31 at 3:30 p.m.


Be there or be square!

Miss The Swim & Dive Interest Meeting?

If you're interested in being a part of DJO Swim & Dive, but missed the worries! Just email Coach Joe Smolinske for all the paperwork and information about the team this year. 

Senior Days

Can you believe the Fall sports season is quickly approaching an end?! Congratulations to Field Hockey and Girls Tennis seniors who played in their last regular conference games this week. We'll miss you! 



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