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Hornets capture weekly accolades

Four Shenandoah University student-athletes have been honored by the USA South Conference in selections announced on Monday by the league office. Juniors Greg Van Sickler and Ashley Plaugher, sophomore Brooke Over and freshman Tori Beasley have all been recognized by the league for their ...

Host Shenandoah rolls past Hollins

WINCHESTER -- The Shenandoah University women's lacrosse team registered its fourth straight victory Monday with a 17-1 non-league win over visiting Hollins University. The Hornets (5-3) scored the first 13 goals of the game and never looked back against Hollins (1-2). Corrinne Kosmowski ...

Hot-hitting Hornets pick up easy sweep

By Brian Eller - beller@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- It didn't seem like much at the time. It was the top of the first inning, and Albertus Magnus' Erik Suraci was at the plate. Ahead in the count, 2-0, Suraci sent the offering from Shenandoah pitcher Ben Hendrickson into left field, putting a ...

SU softball earns big home sweep

WINCHESTER -- The Shenandoah University softball team registered a school first on Tuesday by sweeping a pair of non-league games with Messiah College. The Hornets (5-3) became the first Shenandoah team, male or female, to ever beat the nation's top-ranked team with 5-4 and 7-6 wins over No. ...

Red-hot Hornets win fifth straight

WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah University ran its baseball winning streak to five games on Monday with an 18-0 whitewash over Penn State-Harrisburg. The Hornets (8-3) scored two runs in the first inning and four in the second to take a commanding lead over the Lions (0-1). Junior Greg Van Sickler ...

Hornets rally for conference sweep

WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth to rally for a 7-6 win over Greensboro College on Sunday in USA South Conference baseball action at Bridgeforth Stadium. The Hornets took advantage of two errors by the Pride in the sixth to rally from a 5-4 deficit. Jon ...

Home, sweet home: Host Hornets win opener at Bridgeforth

By Brian Eller - beller@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Each game, the Shenandoah University offense has the same goal. No matter the opponent, the objective is simple. "Our goal is we try to get the lead, then go up by two, then five, then 10," shortstop Jesse Henry said. "That's our goal every ...

Hornets break two-game slide

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com The Shenandoah University baseball team snapped a two-game losing streak on Thursday with an 11-8 non-league win at Bridgewater College. Bridgewater (3-5) took a 3-0 lead after scoring two runs in the first and another in the second off Hornets ...

N.C. Wesleyan sweeps Hornets

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- North Carolina Wesleyan swept a pair of games from Shenandoah University over the weekend. The Bishops defeated the Hornets, 4-2, on Saturday and followed that up with a 11-7 victory on Sunday. In Sunday's game, the Hornets took a 4-0 lead in the first inning on a grand ...

Hornets land three all-conference selections

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Junior Kevin Kline headlined three Shenandoah University men's basketball players who earned All-USA South Conference honors in selections announced on Wednesday by the league office. Kline, who earned second-team and all-tournament honors last season, ...

SU’s Flint, Hargbol garner honors

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Shenandoah University seniors Katherine Flint and Alexis Hargbol both earned All-USA South Conference honors in selections announced Wednesday by the conference office. Flint, the women's basketball team's leading scorer this season, earned second-team ...

Shenandoah gets tournament win

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Shenandoah University advanced to the USA South Conference men's basketball tournament semifinals for the second straight year with a 60-56 quarterfinal round victory over Methodist on Tuesday. The Hornets (11-15), who now have made six semi-final ...

Methodist downs SU in quarterfinals

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Fourth-seeded Methodist University ended Shenandoah women's basketball season with a 65-53 win over the Hornets on Tuesday in the USA South Conference tournament quarterfinals in Fayetteville, N.C. The Monarchs (16-10) advance into Friday's semifinals, ...

Flint provides spark for Shenandoah

By Jeremy Stafford - jstafford@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Katherine Flint needs only one moment. One opening. One flicker of light, dawning between two defenders, and then the Shenandoah senior dances. Astonishes. Inspires. She sprints, cuts, swooshes through the paint. She may not soar, but ...

SU’s Van Sickler captures award

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Shenandoah University junior Greg Van Sickler has been named the USA South Conference Pitcher of the Week in selections announced on Monday by the conference office. Van Sickler, who was named a both a preseason All-American by D3baseball.com and as ...

Sticking to it: SU’s Ott proving to be a natural for lacrosse

By Jeremy Stafford - jstafford@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Three years ago, Jennie Ott had never seen a lacrosse stick. She'd hardly heard of the sport, though southern whispers of it rose from Charlottesville, where the University of Virginia women were tearing through the ACC. Two years ago, ...

Hornets pull off sweep of Ospreys

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Shenandoah swept a doubleheader from Richard Stockton (N.J.) on Sunday. The Hornets won the opener, 6-0, and then won the second game, 11-7. In the first game, James Wood graduate Greg VanSickler threw a one-hitter for the Hornets (3-1). VanSickler struck out six and ...

Methodist outlasts Hornets

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Host Methodist University outlasted Shenandoah for a 78-76 USA South Conference men's basketball victory in overtime on Friday night at the Riddle Center. After Shenandoah (10-14, 7-4 USA South) tied the game at 67-67 on a Chris Schrader layup with 1.4 ...

Monarchs finish sweep of Hornets

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Host Methodist University assured itself of a home game at next week's USA South Conference women's basketball tournament with a 47-40 win over Shenandoah on Friday night. Methodist (15-9, 11-6 USA South) will finish no worse than tied for fourth in ...

Hornets handle Squirrels

Daily Staff Report - sports@nvdaily.com Shenandoah University kept its chances alive for a home game at the upcoming USA South Conference women's basketball tournament with a 74-65 victory at Mary Baldwin on Tuesday. Shenandoah (14-8, 10-6 USA South) tied the school record it set last ...