Welcome to the Alexandria Sportsman's Club
Supporting high school student-athletes since 1947
Supporting the Community since 1947
Awarding thousands of dollars in college scholarships
Webinar featuring Washington Post Sportswriter Len Shapiro!
April 21, 2021 at 7:00 PM
A longtime sportswriter, Len will share some of the biggest stories he has covered over the years and what it’s like to write about high school, college, and professional sports. Reserve a spot now!
Attention Class of 2021: Apply for Scholarships Now!
- Do you attend high school in the City of Alexandria?
- Are you a college-bound senior?
- Have you played at least 1 year of a Varsity sport?
Application due date May 10th. Click on Scholarship Application tab in the top right corner to apply.
Who We Are
The Alexandria Sportsman’s Club, founded in 1947, is a nonprofit and civic organization. Our club is entirely made up of volunteers who freely give of their time in order help the youth of Alexandria, Virginia by supporting local high school student athletes.
The ASC recognizes the achievements of our young student athletes on the field and in the classroom. Our mission is to promote athletic and scholastic achievement among Alexandria’s youth; and celebrate local sports camaraderie and history. We urge you to learn more about our unique organization. Everyone is welcome. Please join us!
April 2021 Meeting with Len Shapiro
A longtime sportswriter, Len will share some of the biggest stories he has covered over the years and what it’s like to write about high school, college, and professional sports.
February 2021 Meeting with David Knight
Local legend, David Knight, started playing football at Mt. Vernon HS in his sophomore year. He went on to play for Lou Holtz at William & Mary and then for the NY Jets for five years. He has an inspiring story to tell! Join us via Zoom to hear about his job and the upcoming […]
January 20, 2021 meeting with the Washington Nationals!!
Remembering Ray Cobean
The members of the Sportsman’s Club were deeply saddened to learn of the death of our Past President and Board member, Ray Cobean on December 18 , 2020. Ray, a GW High School alum, won ASC Sportsman of the Year in 1988. He was the treasurer of the Sportsman’s club for almost 10 years in the […]
Alexandria Sportsman’s Club November 2020 Meeting
Participation in soccer by Americans has grown by almost 50% since 2000. You can see the impact right here in Alexandria. Tommy Park, Executive Director of the Alexandria Soccer Association, will speak to us about his soccer career, the growth of soccer in Alexandria, and his partnership with ACPS among other things.
October 21st Meeting with the Athletic Directors
Find out how Alexandria High Schools have dealt with Covid and what to expect in the coming months
September Webinar with Eddie George
Bylaws of The Alexandria Sportsman’s Club
ARTICLE I: NAME AND OFFICES Section I: Name — The name of the organization shall be THE ALEXANDRIA SPORTSMAN’S CLUB (hereinafter referred to as ASC) with the name being written in proper sequence with no deviations. ASC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia run and managed by a Board of […]
Congratulations to the February Athlete of the Month Award Winners
Thank you to everyone who attended our General Membership Meeting last Wednesday! We had the opportunity to hear David Elfin, co-author of “The Capital of Basketball” speak, We would also like to congratulate all of our award winners for the athletes of the month for February!
Meet Sports Writer David Elfin
Please, mark your calendars and plan to attend The Alexandria Sportsman’s Club General Membership Meeting High School Basketball Hoops Night Wednesday, February 19th Complimentary Dinner and Beverages 6:30 P.M. – 7:15 P.M. Speaker and Award Ceremony 7:15 P.M. – 8:15 P.M. Enjoy an ‘Insiders’ look at the History of DC Area High School Hoops!
Nationals Night Summary
Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Nationals Baseball Insider night last Wednesday! We had the opportunity to hear Eddie Longosz, director of scouting operations for the Nats speak, We would like to congratulate all of our award winners for the athletes of the month for December!
Rest in Peace Morgan Wootten
It is with great sadness that the Alexandria Sportsman’s Club announces the passing of Coach Morgan Wootten. Coach Wootten passed away in Hyattsville, Maryland, the home of his beloved DeMatha High School on Tuesday. Coach Wootten coached the DeMatha Catholic High School men’s basketball team from 1952-2002, finishing with a record of 1274–192. ‘“He always […]
Rest In Peace Coach Herman Boone
It is with great sadness that the Alexandria Sportsman’s Club announces the passing of Coach Herman Boone. Coach Boone died December 18th at his home in Alexandria. Herman Boone headed the T.C. Williams football program amid desegregation during the civil rights era. He once told The Washington Post, “I’m not a black coach, I’m a […]
Eddie Longosz, speaker for Annual Washington Nationals 'Insiders' Night
Please, mark your calendars and plan to attend The Alexandria Sportsman’s Club General Membership Meeting Annual Washington Nationals ‘Insiders’ Night Wednesday, January 22nd Complimentary Dinner and Beverages 6:30 P.M. – 7:15 P.M. Speaker and Award Ceremony 7:15 P.M. – 8:15 P.M. A speech will be given by Eddie Longosz, the Director of Scouting Operations for […]
High School Coaches Night Summary
Thank you to everyone who attended our annual high school basketball coaches night last Wednesday! We had the opportunity to hear coaches from T.C. Williams and Bishop Ireton speak, as well as award the athletes of the month for November.
Come Join Us For High School Basketball Coaches Night
Come listen to local Alexandria High School coaches speak on what it means to be a leader. Wednesday, November 20th Location: Old Dominion Boat Club 200 The Strand, Alexandria VA Doors Open at 6:30 Complimentary Dinner & Beverages Fairlington Pizza Bring a Friend, Have a Good Time
Welcome Athletic Director: Dwayne Bryant
Bishop Ireton High School is pleased to announce the hiring of Dwayne Bryant as its new athletic director. Bryant will assume his duties at Bishop Ireton once his current contract ends in June 2020. Bryant has worked for the past three years at Trinity Episcopal School in Austin, Texas as their Director of Athletics and […]
Champion Washington Nationals Can’t Go Home Again
A historic World Series is won without a single victory by the host By Jason Gay Oct. 31, 2019 8:22 am The Nationals can’t go back. They have to stay the heck away from D.C.—until this magical baseball ride cools off. I mean, of course, they can go back, and they will go back to […]
T.C. Williams Field Hockey Wins Districts
T.C. Williams Field Hockey team has won the Gunston District championship with a win over West Potomac on October 24th! Regionals begin October 30th. Make sure to keep up with the TCW Field Hockey team and cheer them on into Regionals! https://twitter.com/tcw_ fockey/status/1187548178746400774
T.C. Williams keeps rolling with a 28-26 victory against West Potomac
By Michael Errigo Oct. 25, 2019 at 10:49 p.m. EDT T.C. Williams has faced West Potomac in football every year since the latter opened in 1985. The schools, located five miles apart, have become rivals, and their annual matchups have become a measuring stick for each team to chart its growth within a season or […]
Nats to the World Series
NORFOLK, Va. – Two Old Dominion baseball pitchers in Daniel Hudson (Washington Nationals) and Justin Verlander (Houston Astros) will be competing in the 2019 World Series. Verlander will be looking to win his second World Series with the Houston Astros, while Hudson seeks his first career World Series championship. In his first season with the Washington […]
Athletes of October
Congratulations to our Athlete of the Month winners for October! Malcolm Johnson Jr. (SSSAS) Kathryn Atkinson (SSSAS) Mary Margaret Quinn (Bishop Ireton) Alli Boehm (Episcopal) Elyse Farrell (Episcopal) Milan Rex (T.C. Williams) Robert Longerbeam (T.C. Williams)
Noah Lyles Returns Home
Great to see former TC Williams grad achieve on the world stage! Noah Lyles rocks! The ASC honored both Noah and his brother in 2016.
Guest Speaker for Redskins Night: Tony McGee
Tony played in the NFL for 14 years, his final 3 with the Redskins. He totaled 106 sacks earning him the nickname “Mac the Sack”. Tony now hosts a cable show which has been on the air for 29 years and is the longest-running minority-owned talk show. Wednesday, October 16th Location: Old Dominion Boat Club […]
Come join us for our Annual Washington Redskins Night
Please, mark your calendars and plan to attend The Alexandria Sportsman’s Club General Membership Meeting Redskins Night Wednesday, October 16th Complimentary Dinner and Beverages 6:30 P.M. – 7:15 P.M. Speaker and Award Ceremony 7:15 P.M. – 8:15 P.M. Our guest speaker will be announced shortly
64th Annual Sportsman’s Club Banquet
We had a wonderful celebration at our biggest event of the year with the Athlete of Year Awards and thousands of dollars awarded in college scholarships! This past May the Westin Alexandria welcomed our Members, friends and families to this Annual event.
Annual City of Alexandria Lacrosse Night
Great night had by all celebrating one of the greatest high school lacrosse cities in the Country!