WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah University Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Doug Zipp announced Tuesday that the department will be supporting the SAAC Food Drive initiative by offering free admission to its next two home women's basketball games.
HARRISONBURG -- James Madison field hockey senior Amy Goldstein and redshirt sophomore Taylor West earned 2013 Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association All-South Region Second Team honors, it was announced Tuesday morning.
Vic Gaspeny is a name well-known to saltwater anglers. The Tavernier, Fla., resident is a light tackle fishing guide in the Florida Keys who works out of the famous Bud N' Mary's Marina in Islamorada, Fla. He's gained an international reputation for his ability to put anglers onto tarpon, and for helping pioneer "Day Dropping" for swordfish off the Florida coast.
HARRISONBURG - After setting a career-high in blocks twice last weekend, James Madison volleyball junior middle blocker Lizzy Briones was named the Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. This is the second consecutive week a JMU player has won the award after redshirt junior setter Kristi Richardson claimed the honor a week ago.
WOODSTOCK --Central had a little extra motivation for its playoff game with Thomas Jefferson (Richmond) on Saturday. The third-seeded Falcons felt they weren't being respected around the state and they wanted to show they deserved their seeding.
WINCHESTER -- All week long, members of Shenandoah University's football team preached the importance of getting a win in Saturday's season finale against Old Dominion Athletic Conference rival Washington and Lee.
FRONT ROYAL -- All season long, Warren County has been motivated by its lack of recent playoff success, by all of the people who didn't believe that a Wildcats squad that lost so much to graduation from last season could make any noise in the postseason.
STEPHENS CITY -- Just when Amherst County High School's football team thought it had finally built a little momentum in Friday's Class 4A North first-round playoff game against Sherando, along came LeeQuan Johnson Jr.
NOKESVILLE --Skyline's football team had the odds stacked against it on Friday night. Playing against fifth-seeded Kettle Run, and without one of their top players - senior Marcus Turner - the Hawks put up a fight against the Cougars.
WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah University isn't playing for a spot in the postseason, nor are the Hornets fighting for an Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship. But there is still plenty to work for in this afternoon's season finale against Washington and Lee.
WINCHESTER -- The Shenandoah University men's basketball team opened up its 2013-14 season Friday night with an 84-77 victory over former USA South Conference rival Methodist in the opening round of the 2013 BB&T Tip-Off Classic.
HARRISONBURG -- James Madison men's basketball coach Matt Brady on Friday announced the signing of forward Hari Hall and guard Dante Sterling to national letters of intent to join the program for the 2014-2015 season.