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.
Standouts Constant, Ponzi play final game for Titans.
Cavaliers shut out T.C. Williams in region semifinals.
Bruins win first region championship since 2002.
West Potomac girls’ lax to face Langley at States.
Rosner hits three-run homer to help Seahawks beat Warhawks.
Wolverines beat Hayfield, advance to region semifinals.
Wolverines thump Annandale to advance in regionals.
Stallions overcome early deficit to beat Lake Braddock on Monday.
South Lakes pitcher Josh Taylor shut down the Patriots lineup for most of the evening, with 12 strikeouts during his complete game two-hitter.
Patriots come from behind to beat South Lakes on Saturday.