BLACKSBURG - Sophomore pitcher/first baseman Jailyn Ford earned a win and a save in the circle and hit two home runs at the plate to help power the James Madison softball team to a doubleheader sweep of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg on Wednesday.
HARRISONBURG - James Madison women's tennis won its fifth straight match on Tuesday afternoon as the Dukes blanked Delaware 7-0 at Hillside Courts. The Dukes improved to 2-1 in Colonial Athletic Association play and 10-3 overall this spring. The Blue Hens fell to 1-2 in CAA action and 5-7 overall.
RICHMOND - For the second consecutive week, James Madison lacrosse redshirt-freshman attacker Betsy Angel earned Colonial Athletic Association women's lacrosse Rookie of the Week honors, the league announced today.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - The James Madison softball team jumped out to a 2-0 lead early, but Charleston rallied for a 4-2 win to take a Colonial Athletic Association series from JMU at Patriots Point in Charleston, S.C., Sunday.
CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. -- The Shenandoah University men's golf team opened its participation at the 43rd Annual Marine Federal Credit Union Intercollegiate Golf Championships by shooting a collective 290 Friday afternoon.
James Madison University women's basketball coach Kenny Brooks patted Kirby Burkholder on the head as the tears rolled down the senior's face on Tuesday night. The Dukes' season was about to come to an end, and Brooks was trying to keep his players upbeat as the final seconds ticked away.
HARRISONBURG - James Madison women's tennis won its third-straight match on Thursday, March 27, with a 6-1 win over Colonial Athletic Association rival Drexel at its home opener. JMU advanced its record to 8-3 overall and 1-1 in the CAA as Drexel fell to 9-3 overall and 1-1 in the CAA.
HARRISONBURG -- James Madison University freshman outfielder Taylor Newton was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) South Region Player of the Week. Newton adds this recognition to her Colonial Athletic Association Player of Week accolade that she received on Tuesday.
RICHMOND -- Redshirt-freshman attacker Betsy Angel earned conference women's lacrosse Rookie of the Week honors for her play against No. 14 Virginia and No. 2 Maryland, the Colonial Athletic Association announced Monday.
WINCHESTER -- When Michael Paul first arrived at Shenandoah University for his freshman year in the fall of 2011, Hornets head baseball coach Kevin Anderson knew the Red Hill, Pa., native would need some tuning if Paul was to fill the role Anderson had envisioned for him on SU's baseball team.
QUEENS, N.Y. - Starter Ryan McCormick worked seven innings and St. John's held on for the 4-2 win after striking for three runs in the third to complete the three-game sweep of James Madison on Sunday afternoon at Kaiser Stadium.
QUEENS, N.Y. - Four different St. John's starters had at least three hits while starting pitcher James Lomangino worked seven innings for the 15-4 victory over James Madison on Friday in the opening game of a three-game non-conference baseball series at Kaiser Stadium.
HAMPDEN-SYDNEY -- Shenandoah University completed its third straight Old Dominion Athletic Conference baseball sweep Saturday afternoon, and in the process coach Kevin Anderson earned win No. 300 as the Hornets skipper.
WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah University's baseball team is just a few days from the start of its 2014 season, but there is one small problem. The Hornets haven't stepped foot on a baseball diamond in over a month.
This is invariably the time of year when I'm easily distracted by anything not frozen or icicle encrusted -- frankly, I get plenty of that without looking for it living in this part of the world at this particular time of year.
I haven't been watching as much college basketball as I usually do, which isn't all that surprising considering the fact that the only team I really care about -- Virginia Tech -- is having yet another bad season. It's really hard to watch a team that simply isn't very good.