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.
Mackey injures ankle in overtime loss to South County.
South County beats West Potomac in overtime.
Wolverines have high expectations for 2018-19 season.
Senior rivals combine for 79 points in early-season matchup.
Cavaliers beat South County, to host Freedom.
South County advances to face Woodson in semis.
Bulldogs beat Wootton in double overtime.
Wolverines win first district championship since 1995.
Bulldogs extend winning streak to 32 games.
Bruins blank Robinson, earn donuts for third straight week. Last 3 weeks, Bruins beat all, 139-0.
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