College

JMU roundup: Dukes sign five for softball

November 26th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — The James Madison University softball program has signed five players to a National Letter of Intent during the early signing period, head coach Mickey Dean announced Wednesday.

JMU roundup: Seven Dukes claim all-CAA football honors

November 25th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — After finishing third in the Colonial Athletic Association at 9-3 and 6-2 in the league, James Madison University’s football team received seven All-CAA selections for the 2014 season, announced Tuesday by the league office. The teams and top honors were selected by the league’s head coaches.

Dukes excited to be back in the FCS playoffs

November 24th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University will be making its first playoff appearance since 2011 on Saturday when it hosts Liberty University at 4 p.m. at Bridgeforth Stadium.

Veteran Chittenden ready for final year

Shenandoah University senior Holly Chittenden is eager to lead the Hornets' women's basketball team in her final season.   Courtesy photo

November 20th, 2014

WINCHESTER — As a four-year starter for Shenandoah University’s women’s basketball team, senior forward Holly Chittenden has just about been through it all.

Shenandoah women hold on to beat Blazers

November 19th, 2014

WINCHESTER — Shenandoah University’s first-year women’s basketball coach Melissa Smeltzer-Kraft will likely have the Hornets shoot a few extra free throws in practice after Wednesday’s home opener against Hood College.

Kloosterman, Brown step up for Dukes

November 17th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — Strasburg graduate and James Madison University true freshman tight end Jonathan Kloosterman and fellow tight end Brandon Brown were a perfect combination in Saturday’s 55-20 Colonial Athletic Association victory over Richmond.

Hornets look to end season on positive note

November 14th, 2014

WINCHESTER — Shenandoah University’s season finale at Washington and Lee this afternoon is an important football game for the Hornets on several levels.

Brad Fauber: Hornets continued strides on the gridiron in 2014

November 14th, 2014

Shenandoah University’s football team wraps up its 2014 season on the road against Washington and Lee this afternoon, and although the Hornets need a win simply to reach .500 on the season, there’s no denying the vast improvement SU has made on the field this season.

JMU roundup: Dukes ink five for women’s hoops

November 13th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University women’s basketball coach Kenny Brooks announced the signing of five players to national letters of intent on Thursday. The Dukes will be joined by Aneah Young, Kayla Cooper-Williams, Elemy Colome, Logan Reynolds and Sarah Felgemacher for the 2015-16 season.

Delaney has record day in loss

Cedrick  Delaney

November 12th, 2014

WINCHESTER — Never has a Shenandoah University running back had a football game quite like the one sophomore Cedrick Delaney

Dukes have potential for strong year

November 11th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University men’s basketball fans will have to be patient this season, but if they are it

JMU women welcome new stars

November 11th, 2014

HARRISONBURG –The more things change, the more they stay the same.
James Madison University’s women’s basketball team lost two big