HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Sophomore third baseman Sarah Mooney blasted two home runs and freshman pitcher Jailyn Ford tossed her 20th complete game of the season to carry the James Madison University softball team to an 8-1 win over Towson in the semifinals of the Colonial Athletic Association Championship on Thursday.
Christendom's men's rugby team continued its recent string of success in 2013, finishing with a 4-0 record and extending its streak of consecutive winning seasons to four in the process -- but there was something a little different about the program this season, and not just because the Crusaders were limited to only four matches.
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Second-seeded James Madison University tied a school record with 18 hits on its way to scoring 10 runs as it knocked off third-seeded Delaware 10-2 in six innings in the opening round of the 2013 Colonial Athletic Association Softball Championship in Hempstead, N.Y., on Wednesday.
WOODSTOCK -- Each inning that Central freshman Rebekah Ansbro stepped into the pitching circle during last Thursday's game against visiting Rappahannock County, she was well aware of the ever-increasing magnitude of the current situation.
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Sophomore utility player Sarah Mooney became the third player in school history to be named the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year and freshman pitcher/first baseman Jailyn Ford was tabbed as the conference's Rookie of the Year to headline seven Dukes earning All-CAA honors as announced Tuesday evening at the league's annual awards banquet on the eve of the 2013 CAA Softball Championship.
QUICKSBURG -- Stonewall Jackson's Cristy Lazaro-Luna rarely gets the opportunity to lead the Generals' offensive attack, as coach Chris Livesay generally has the speedy senior planted somewhere along the defensive back line.
There's no question about it. For the ultimate in brook trout fishing one needs to travel to the cold waters of northern Canada, where orange-bellied fish of four and five pounds smack huge streamers and large dry flies with a vengeance. I've done it a number of times, and it's a blast.
RICHMOND -- After helping lead their team to a sweep of Georgia State during the final weekend of Colonial Athletic Association play, James Madison sophomore utility player Sarah Mooney and freshman catcher Erica Field were named the CAA Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, on Monday.
WINCHESTER -- Chris Cooley's football future may still be unclear, but that didn't prevent the former Washington Redskin and current free agent tight end from providing a lighthearted speech to those in attendance at Saturday morning's Wells Fargo Sports Breakfast.
WINCHESTER -- An Olympic marathon veteran from Great Britain and a developing young runner from Kenya, both in their first time in the event, took the top prizes in the 32nd Apple Blossom Valley Health 10K race, homed at Handley High School on Saturday.
HARRISONBURG -- Freshman pitcher Jailyn Ford tossed a one-hit shutout and set a school record for single-season strikeouts as she lead the James Madison University softball team to an 8-0, five-inning win over Georgia State in the regular season finale at Veterans Memorial Park on Saturday.