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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Shutouts are Sweet for Lake Braddock Defense

Bruins blank Robinson, earn donuts for third straight week. Last 3 weeks, Bruins beat all, 139-0.

While the Lake Braddock defense has left a sour taste in opponents’ mouths in recent weeks, the Bruins’ palates have experienced a sweet sensation — and not just the taste of victory.

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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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Lake Braddock Softball Falls in State Quarterfinals

Bruins win first region championship since 2002.

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Figueroa’s Grand Slam Revives SoCo in District Championship Softball Game

Stallions overcome early deficit to beat Lake Braddock on Monday.

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Darcy, Miller-Green Lead Lake Braddock Past Robinson

Glynn pitches five scoreless innings for Bruins.

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State Tournament Roundup

W-L boys' soccer, Robinson girls', boys' lax among teams competing for titles.

The 6A state championships are being held today at Robinson and Lake Braddock.

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Burke: Frosh Connolly Helps Robinson Boys’ Lax Reach State Final

Rams beat Colonial Forge, will try for third straight state title.

The Robinson boys' lacrosse team defeated Colonial Forge on Friday in the state semifinals.

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