Shenandoah University

Hornets set to open 2017 baseball season

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University baseball coach Kevin Anderson considers senior Jake Loew to be one of the most improved hitters he’s had in his 14 seasons with the Hornets. Loew, who began the 2016 season without a starting role, ended his junior year batting .373 with six home runs ...

Hornets go cold in blowout loss to Randolph-Macon

WINCHESTER – The shots simply didn’t fall for Shenandoah University’s men’s basketball team against visiting Randolph-Macon College on Wednesday evening. The Hornets mustered only 15 points in the first half while R-MC hit a flurry of 3-pointers in the opening 20 minutes of action. ...

Year in Review: Highs, lows mark list of local sports storylines in 2016

From the highlights – high school student-athletes winning state titles and earning college scholarships, a local team winning the Valley Baseball League and an area college competing for a national championship – to the lowlights – a local athletic program rocked by controversy – the ...

Clark settling into comfort zone with Hornets

WINCHESTER – Basketball has long been a part of Malcolm Clark’s life, a passion that he credits for helping him get through a childhood growing up Washington, D.C.’s Southeast quadrant. But shortly after his second year at Hagerstown Community College in Maryland, when he celebrated ...

Hornets’ Bauserman, Delaney and Ashwell named first team All-ODAC

FOREST – Ten Shenandoah University football players earned All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference accolades in selections announced Tuesday by the league office. Senior running back Cedrick Delaney, junior receiver Michael Ashwell and sophomore quarterback Hayden Bauserman headline those ...

SU women to rely on captain trio, youth on court this winter

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s women’s basketball team welcomed 10 freshmen to their squad of 17 players for the upcoming 2016-17 season, injecting plenty of youth into a program searching for its first winning season since 2010. But what’s more important for third-year head coach ...

Hornets hoping experience leads to more success on court this season

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s men’s basketball team lost three starters from last season’s 6-20 team that finished with just three wins in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play for the second straight season. Twelve of the Hornets’ 21 players this season are newcomers to the ...

Hornets fall to Generals in season finale

LEXINGTON – Host Washington and Lee scored on its first five possessions Saturday to down Shenandoah, 59-42, in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference football season finale for both schools. The Generals (6-4, 5-2 ODAC) rolled up 631 yards in total offense to outlast Shenandoah (6-4, ...

Hornets set to take on Generals in regular season finale

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team trails Randolph-Macon by a game in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference standings and needs a lot of help if the Hornets are to claim the conference crown, but the Hornets have emphasized just one thing this week – take care of business ...

Hornets stumble at home to Tigers

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team saw its four-game winning streak and its shot at an outright Old Dominion Athletic Conference title come to a halt Saturday afternoon. Visiting Hampden-Sydney College staked an early lead and led by as much as 21 points while piling up ...

Hornets aim to take care of business against Tigers

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team is riding a four-game winning streak and is enjoying its best season since joining the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 2012. But one thing didn’t quite go the Hornets’ way last week. Randolph-Macon, which beat SU in its ...

SU football notebook: Emphasis on ball security has Bauserman thriving at QB

WINCHESTER – When Hayden Bauserman’s inaugural season as Shenandoah University’s starting quarterback came to a close last year, Hornets offensive coordinator Stan Hodgin sat all of his quarterbacks down to watch film of each interception that was thrown in 2015. Bauserman, forced to ...

Hornets push winning streak to four games with victory over Cardinals

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Shenandoah University extended its football winning streak to four games Saturday with a 45-34 Old Dominion Athletic Conference win at the Catholic University of America. The win gives Shenandoah (6-2, 4-1 ODAC) its first-ever winning season in the ODAC and its first ...

Hornets focused on keeping momentum against Cardinals

WINCHESTER – For the first time since joining the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 2012, Shenandoah University’s football team finds itself in the thick of a conference title hunt. The Hornets trail only Washington and Lee and Randolph-Macon in the ODAC standings with three games ...

SU football notebook: Hornets stressing focus during newfound success

WINCHESTER – Three games remain in the regular season for Shenandoah University’s football team and the Hornets find themselves in some largely unfamiliar territory. SU’s 33-28 win at home over Guilford last weekend – one that head coach Scott Yoder called one of the biggest wins for ...

Hornets force five turnovers in second half to top Quakers

WINCHESTER – During his weekly meeting with the media Wednesday, Shenandoah University football coach Scott Yoder said turnover margin would play pivotal role in the Hornets’ homecoming matchup against Guilford on Saturday afternoon. Yoder stressed that ball security on SU’s part would ...

Shenandoah County football rivalry tops week’s list of local sports

A pair of local vs. local matchups highlight the high school football schedule this week, and one in particular should draw plenty of interest in Shenandoah County. Central (7-1, 4-0 Bull Run) will host rival Strasburg (6-2, 3-1) at 7:30 p.m. Friday in a game that will have district and ...

Hornets seeking elusive fifth win in homecoming showdown with Guilford

WINCHESTER – Four wins. That has been the peak for Shenandoah University’s football team in each of the last three seasons. In each the last two years Hornets have reached that win total with four games remaining, only to see their regular season end with a four-game losing streak both ...

SU football notebook: Hornets winning turnover battle this season

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team has not finished a season with a positive turnover margin since joining the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 2012, and the Hornets’ coaching staff did plenty of analysis in the offseason to determine ways to improve in that aspect in ...