Receivers still a strength for Dukes this season

From left to right, JMU's Deane Cheatham, Vad Lee, Gage Steele and Alex Mosley pose after Saturday's practice. They  were selected captains for the upcoming season. Courtesy photo/JMU Athletics Communications.

August 31, 2015

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University may have lost some wide receivers last season to graduation, but the Dukes’ passing game should still be very strong this season.

2015 Football: Dukes look to build on last year’s success

JMU quarterback Vad Lee looks to make a throw during a game last season. Lee threw for a school-record 3,462 yards last year. Courtesy photo/JMU Athletics Communications

August 28, 2015

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University’s football team had some success last year. The Dukes won seven straight games to end the regular season and hosted a Football Championship Subdivision playoff game for the first time in six years.

JMU roundup: Dukes announce non-conference slate for men’s hoops

August 18, 2015

HARRISONBURG – James Madison University’s men’s basketball team unveiled its non-conference schedule, highlighted by nine home contests and a neutral-site game against Big 12 foe West Virginia, the school announced in a press release Tuesday afternoon.

JMU roundup: Dukes ranked 13th in coaches poll

August 5, 2015

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The James Madison University football team will enter the 2015 season as a nationally ranked team as it was 13th in the preseason FCS Coaches Poll released Wednesday afternoon.

JMU roundup: Dukes picked second in CAA in media poll

July 28, 2015

BALTIMORE, Md. – James Madison was predicted to finish second in the Colonial Athletic Association football standings while redshirt senior tight end Deane Cheatham and redshirt junior offensive lineman Mitchell Kirsch were both selected to the Preseason All-CAA Team, as announced at CAA Football Media Day on Tuesday morning at M&T Bank Stadium.

Staying Sharp

JMU's Colton Harlow pitches against Longwood earlier this spring. The Stonewall Jackson graduate will be playing for the Martha Vineyard Sharks for the next month.  Photo courtesy JMU Athletics Communications

July 16, 2015

Colton Harlow was enjoying his summer, playing for a team in Outer Banks, North Carolina. However, when the opportunity came along to play for a strong summer baseball league with his JMU catcher, he couldn’t pass it up.

JMU roundup: Lee earns preseason honor

July 9, 2015

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – James Madison University redshirt senior quarterback Vad Lee has been named to the STATS FCS Preseason All-America Second Team, as announced by The Sports Network on Thursday.

JMU roundup: Dukes’ Carroll named to all-region baseball team

June 10, 2015

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Junior shortstop Chad Carroll of the James Madison University baseball team has been named to the 2015 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division I All-East Region Second Team, as announced by the American Baseball Coaches Association on Wednesday afternoon.

JMU roundup: Northeastern deals road baseball loss to Dukes

April 10, 2015

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Redshirt junior left-hander Aaron Hoover yielded just six hits across eight stellar innings on Friday afternoon, but the James Madison University baseball team couldn’t scrape a run across in a 1-0 loss at Northeastern in Colonial Athletic Association play at Friedman Diamond.

JMU roundup: Hall named to All-ECAC team

April 9, 2015

DANBURY, Conn. – James Madison women’s basketball junior guard Precious Hall has been named to the Eastern College Athletic Conference All-Star Second Team, the organization announced Thursday.

JMU roundup: Dukes top Spiders in women’s tennis

April 7, 2015

HARRISONBURG – James Madison women’s tennis defeated Richmond 4-0 in a rain-shortened match at Hillside Courts on Tuesday afternoon. The Dukes improved to 12-6 overall while Richmond fell to 11-5.