The things that you need to know the most from this past weekend:
On Friday afternoon, the Girls Varsity Field Hockey team beat Episcopal 3-1 to remain undefeated on the season.
On Saturday, the Cross Country team competed in an invitational meet at Landon. In the Varsity Girls race, Mia-Irene Gyau (’16) finished in first place of 65 competitors with a 19:42 time. The Boys Junior Varsity squad placed second of 12 teams behind St. John’s College High School (DC).
On Saturday, two people were killed in a plane crash in Spotsylvania County. Also on Saturday, Giant Food recalled their Organic Snacks - Mini Peanut Butter Sandwich Crackers - due to the possibility of salmonella.
On Sunday, Metrobus route changes took effect.
Anti-austerity protests broke out in Spain and Portugal on Saturday. Guantanamo Bay's youngest detainee returned to Canada this past Saturday.
Europe stunned the US with a historic come back in the Ryder Cup on Sunday.
Really?! Moment of the Weekend:
An Iranian news agency cited an article from the satirical newspaper the Onion. The news agency used a completely made-up poll as a fact. Really...why are they going to the Onion for facts anyway?