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JMU roundup: Good garners CAA softball honor

March 3rd, 2015

RICHMOND — James Madison University freshman Megan Good was recognized for her outstanding play last weekend in Florida by being named Colonial Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.

JMU roundup: Curry lands CAA honor

March 2nd, 2015

RICHMOND — James Madison University junior guard Ron Curry produced a pair of 20-point games during the final week of the regular season to be named the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday.

JMU roundup: Dukes clinch CAA women’s hoops title

February 27th, 2015

HARRISONBURG — Closing the first half on an 18-6 run, the James Madison University women’s basketball team pulled away from Northeastern in the second half to clinch the outright Colonial Athletic Association regular-season championship with an 82-47 victory Friday night at the JMU Convocation Center.

JMU roundup: Finley named to watch list

February 26th, 2015

NEW YORK — Senior attacker Stephanie Finley of the James Madison University women’s lacrosse team was named to the Tewaaraton Award Watch List on Thursday night. The award honors both the top men’s and women’s lacrosse player in the nation.

JMU roundup: Seahawks snap Dukes’ five-game winning streak

February 25th, 2015

WILMINGTON, N.C. — Despite a game-high 23 points from junior guard Ron Curry, North Carolina-Wilmington used a huge first-half run to set the tempo in a 74-54 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory against James Madison University on Wednesday night at Trask Coliseum.

JMU roundup: Balanced Dukes top High Point in women’s lacrosse

February 23rd, 2015

HARRISONBURG — Behind a balanced offensive attack that saw six players on the 19th-ranked James Madison women’s lacrosse team notch multiple goals, the Dukes topped High Point 16-8 at the University Park turf field on Monday afternoon to earn their third straight win.

JMU roundup: Dukes clinch top seed in women’s CAA hoops tournament

February 19th, 2015

WILMINGTON, N.C. — The No. 23/21 James Madison University women’s basketball cruised to an 85-49 victory at North Carolina-Wilimington on Thursday night, clinching the top seed in next month’s Colonial Athletic Association championship tournament.

Metheny hired by Kansas State

ROSS METHENY

February 18th, 2015

Coaching in college football is all about networking, and Ross Metheny is on his way to building an impressive resume early in his career.

SU roundup: Top-Ranked Yellow Jackets sting Hornets

February 18th, 2015

ASHLAND — Host Randolph-Macon celebrated its No. 1 national ranking in Division III men’s basketball with a 103-72 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over Shenandoah on Wednesday.

JMU roundup: Sharp shooting in second half boosts Dukes over Dragons

February 18th, 2015

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University shot a remarkable 15-for-18 (83.3 percent) from the field in the second half to hold off a furious Drexel charge, earning a pivotal 82-78 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball win Wednesday night at the JMU Convocation Center.

JMU roundup: Ford, Good earn CAA softball honors

February 17th, 2015

RICHMOND — Two James Madison University softball players were honored by the Colonial Athletic Association for their play during the team’s opening weekend as junior pitcher/utility Jailyn Ford was named CAA Pitcher of the Week while freshman pitcher/infielder Megan Good was tabbed CAA Rookie of the Week, the league office announced Monday.