SU sports symposium explores key issues
November 16, 2015
WINCHESTER – Fritz Polite, director of the Sport Management Program at the Harry F. Byrd Jr. School of Business at Shenandoah University, said following a sports symposium at the school Monday evening that he hoped students in attendance valued the unique way recent NCAA issues were delivered. According to Nader Hussein, a senior mass communications student, the symposium was a success in that regard.
Hornets fall to Generals in season finale
November 15, 2015
WINCHESTER – To Shenandoah University football coach Scott Yoder, Saturday’s season finale against visiting Washington and Lee University accurately summarized the Hornets’ 2015 season.
SU women hope to keep building in Smeltzer-Kraft’s second year
November 13, 2015
WINCHESTER – Melissa Smeltzer-Kraft learned plenty during her first season as Shenandoah University’s women’s basketball coach last season. She also experienced plenty of “growing pains.”
Hornets face big challenge against W&L in season finale
November 13, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team is mired in a three-game losing streak and is tied for the worst record in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, but the Hornets still have something to play for in this weekend’s season finale.
SU men seeking more chemistry this hoops season
November 11, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s men’s basketball team is ready for a clean slate.
Hornets’ seniors trying to stay loose in midst of late-season skid
November 11, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team is locked in the midst of another late-season slide that has seen the Hornets’ chances at its first winning season in four years disappear. But that hasn’t stopped the seniors from trying to keep things loose in the week leading up to Saturday’s season finale against visiting Washington and Lee.
Hornets continue slide in blowout loss to Emory & Henry
November 8, 2015
WINCHESTER – For the first time in his three years as the head football coach at Shenandoah University, Scott Yoder felt the Hornets simply weren’t ready to play.
Hornets looking to rebound against Emory & Henry
November 6, 2015
WINCHESTER – Mired in a slide that has seen Shenandoah University’s football team lose four of five Old Dominion Athletic Conference games, Hornets coach Scott Yoder delivered a message to his seniors last Sunday.
Hornets still ‘haunted’ by late-season struggles
November 4, 2015
WINCHESTER – Some of Shenandoah University’s football players might be feeling a bad bit of déjà vu.
SU roundup: Hornets fall to Randolph-Macon
November 1, 2015
ASHLAND – Randolph-Macon ended its five-game football losing streak Saturday with a 31-13 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over Shenandoah.
Hornets hoping to end slide against Randolph-Macon College
October 30, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team saw its slim hope of an Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship fizzle out with its loss to Hampden-Sydney College last week, but the Hornets still feel they have plenty to play for.
Hornets lacking ‘killer instinct’ in recent slide
October 28, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team nearly pulled off a comeback at Hampden-Sydney last Saturday, the Hornets’ fate ultimately decided by some costly turnovers and the inability to slow down the Tigers’ running game in a 38-33 loss that all but erased SU’s slim shot at an Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship.
SU roundup: Hornets fall short against Hampden-Sydney
October 24, 2015
HAMPDEN-SYDNEY – Hampden-Sydney survived a Shenandoah comeback to prevail, 38-33, in ODAC football action Saturday at Everett Stadium.
Hornets eyeing another ODAC victory
October 24, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team got back in the win column last weekend, beating Catholic University of America to pick up its first Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory of 2015.
Hornets’ LB Messick continues to tackle records
October 21, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s Michael Messick has heard it all his life. Listed at 5-foot-8, 180 pounds, Messick doesn’t look like the prototypical inside linebacker.
Hornets’ defense steps up in win over Cardinals
October 18, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s defense made key stop after key stop in Saturday’s football game against visiting Catholic University.
Hornets feeling a ‘sense of urgency’ against Catholic
October 16, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football players consider every week a must-win game, but that notion has taken on even greater importance for today’s 1 p.m. home game against Catholic University of America.
Young players making key contributions for Hornets
October 14, 2015
WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University football coach Scott Yoder approached then-running back Michael Ashwell about moving to outside linebacker for the Hornets’ 2015 season. As Yoder said Wednesday afternoon, the sophomore “politely declined.”
SU roundup: Hornets fall to Guilford in football
October 11, 2015
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College took advantage of a pair of Shenandoah University miscues in a 55-38 Old Dominion Athletic Conference football victory Saturday afternoon at Armfield Athletic Center.
Hornets face tough road test against high-powered Guilford
October 10, 2015
WINCHESTER – The momentum Shenandoah University’s football team built up during its non-conference schedule didn’t carry over in last weekend’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference opener against Bridgewater. And things certainly don’t get any easier for the Hornets this afternoon.