HARRISONBURG -- Towson University shot 30-of-31 from the foul line, and Jerrelle Benimon posted a double-double with 28 points and 16 rebounds as the Tigers outlasted James Madison 69-66 in a Colonial Athletic Association men's basketball game Wednesday.
FOREST -- Sophomore Imani Heggins has been named second team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference for women's basketball in selections announced Thursday night as part of the league's annual tournament banquet.
STEPHENS CITY -- It might not have been the smoothest of starts, but Shenandoah Valley Christian Academy's girls basketball team will take the finish in Tuesday's Virginia Association of Christian Athletics (VACA) state quarterfinal round game.
BRIDGEWATER -- No. 10 Shenandoah University saw its men's basketball season end Tuesday night with a 93-87 overtime loss to No. 7 Bridgewater in the opening round of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament.
HARRISONBURG -- Trailing after three innings, Maryland struck for eight unanswered runs in the middle frames, including five in the fifth, to down James Madison 13-6 in a non-conference baseball game on Tuesday afternoon at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah University's women's basketball team knew it needed to play sound defense against visiting Randolph College in the first round of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament on Monday evening.
During the just-completed season Virginia whitetail hunters harvested 242,734 deer. This is up 13 percent from the 2012 season, when 215,241 deer were reported killed. It is also up more than 10,000, or four percent, above the 10-year average harvest of 232,600, according to the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
Shenandoah Valley Christian Academy sophomore Samantha Yarnall headlined an impressive list of postseason honorees for the Patriots by earning Virginia Association of Christian Athletics (VACA) first-team all-state honors.