Leesburg, VA (June 1, 2016) – The Hall of Fame Committee for Loudoun County High School is pleased to announce their Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2016.
Loudoun County HS will induct the Class of 2016 on Friday September 23, 2016 at 5:00pm in the school’s auditorium. The ceremony is open and free to the public, and HOF Committee invites the entire Raider community to join in on the celebration. The inductees will also be honored at halftime of the varsity football Game that night vs. Freedom HS at 7pm.
Congratulations to the Loudoun County HS Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2016.
Pat McManus, Head Football Coach, 1991-2006
Coach McManus became the head football coach in 1991 where he quickly developed LCHS into a power behind his “wing T” offense. He compiled 87 wins over his career, capped off with a perfect 10-0 record in 1996.
Alan Smith, Contributor
Mr. Smith taught math at Loudoun County for 38 years. During his tenure he became the ticket taker/gate manager for all LCHS athletic events, a position he manned faithfully his entire career.
Robert K. Belote, Contributor
Dr. Belote is a 1967 graduate of LCHS where he lettered in golf and basketball. He served the LCHS athletic community for 25 years as the team physician, attending all home and away football games offering free and expert medical care to the athletes.
Reginal Evans, Boys Basketball, Class of 1966
Reginal “Reggie” Evans starred on the basketball court for both Douglass High School and Loudoun County High School. Averaging 20 points a game for his career, he earned multiple All District and All State honors at both schools. He finished his career with 1600 points with a game high of 47.
Susan Moxley, Girls Basketball and Softball, Class of 1979
Susan Moxley earned eight varsity letters in two sports during her career at LCHS. She was named All District in each sport twice and was captain of the NWD Champion Raider Girls Basketball team in 1978. She capped off her career by being named the Loudoun Times Mirror Female Athlete of the Year in 1979.
David DiMillio, Wrestling and Soccer, Class of 1984
David DiMillio earned seven varsity letters in wrestling and soccer during his high school career. A multiyear All District selection in boys soccer, David went on to earn four varsity letters at Virginia Tech in soccer as well as one letter in wrestling for the Hokies.
Kristen DiMillio, Tennis, Track, Soccer, and Girls Basketball, Class of 1991
Kristen DiMillio earned an incredible 15 letters in four sports during her high school career. She was honored with multiple All District, All Region, and All State honors and attended the University of Virginia on a soccer scholarship.
Kevin Grigsby, Tennis, Class of 1991
Kevin Grigsby played tennis for the Raiders and served as the number one doubles and singles player during his career. He went on to play at Delaware State University where he was a three time MVP and two time captain. He is currently an accomplished author of two acclaimed books on African American history in Loudoun County.
Joanna Penn, Softball, Class of 1993
Joanna Penn was a standout softball player at LCHS. In her senior year she had 138 strikeouts to 12 walks for a .073 ERA while also batting .442 for the state runner up Raiders.
Shari Mayr, Softball, Class of 1994
Shari Mayr was a standout pitcher on the LCHS softball team. She was 9-0 for the 1993 state runner up team and capped off her career with three no hitters as a senior while striking out 115 and carrying 1.10 ERA. She continued her career at Wingate University.
Derrick Ellison, Baseball, Class of 1996
Derrick Ellison played baseball for LCHS where he had 79 strikeouts in 39 innings as a senior. He went on to pitch at Longwood University and then played professional baseball for 11 years in the minor leagues. He is currently the area representative for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes in Loudoun County.
Marie Bolton, Basketball, Softball, Class of 2000
Marie Bolton earned nine varsity letters during her high school career. She was named All District in both softball and basketball and scored 1219 points in her career on the court. She was named the Loudoun Times Mirror Female Athlete of the Year in 2000.