Jon Roetman

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Jon Roetman is an award-winning sports editor with The Connection Newspapers. He joined the company in August 2009, covering Alexandria, Mount Vernon, Arlington and Potomac, Md., and now contributes to coverage in Burke, Springfield, Fairfax and Fairfax Station, as well.

Roetman joined The Connection after more than three years at the Hobbs News-Sun, a daily newspaper in Hobbs, N.M., where he covered high school and small college sports. The News-Sun promoted Roetman to sports editor after two months as a sportswriter.

The Portland, Ore., native graduated from the University of Oregon in 2005. He contributed to the student newspaper, the Oregon Daily Emerald, as a freelancer or staff writer for three years, including covering the football and men’s basketball teams.

Recent Stories

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TC Running Back Eaton a Bright Spot in Lopsided Loss

Titans lose to Robinson, will host Patriot Pioneers on Saturday.

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LaPlante, Lawal Power Physical Robinson Run Game

Rams score final 31 points in win over T.C. Williams.

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Lowery, Womble Help Rams Sweep Bruins

Robinson volleyball opens district play with win.

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’Savvy’ Sophomore Edwards Leads Lake Braddock Bruins to Victory

Lake Braddock quarterback throws five touchdown passes.

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West Potomac Wolverines Prepare for Road Opener

West Potomac opens season with victory over Briar Woods.

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T.C. Williams’ Eaton Scores Six Touchdowns Against Osbourn Park

Titan running back ties school record against Yellow Jackets

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T.C. Williams Girls’ Soccer Falls to Woodson in Region Semifinals

Standouts Constant, Ponzi play final game for Titans.

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Silkowitz, Woodson Girls’ Soccer Head to State Semis

Cavaliers shut out T.C. Williams in region semifinals.

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Lake Braddock Softball Falls in State Quarterfinals

Bruins win first region championship since 2002.

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