Shenandoah University

Hornets fall to Wheaton in Mid-Atlantic Regional championship game

Shenandoah University’s baseball team saw its 2017 season end one win shy of earning a spot in the NCAA Division III College World Series. The Hornets fell to Wheaton College (Massachusetts), 1-0, in a winner-take-all game for the Mid-Atlantic Regional championship at York College of ...

Walsh named new head coach of Shenandoah men’s hoops

Shenandoah University completed its change in leadership of the men’s basketball program Wednesday morning, as the school officially announced the hiring of Adam Walsh as the Hornets’ new head coach. Walsh takes over for former head coach Rob Pryor, who held the position for six seasons ...

SU baseball set for eighth NCAA regional appearance in 9 seasons

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s baseball team has made itself a mainstay in the NCAA Division III baseball tournament in recent years, and the Hornets will continue that tradition this spring. The Hornets, who spent six weeks ranked atop at least one of the two major Division III ...

Source: Walsh to be named SU’s new men’s basketball coach

Shenandoah University is expected to announce the hiring of Adam Walsh as the school’s new men’s basketball coach, a source familiar with the situation confirmed Tuesday afternoon. SU will officially announce Walsh’s hiring at 7 a.m. Wednesday, the source said. Walsh, a Winchester ...

Shenandoah earns spot in NCAA DIII baseball tournament

Shenandoah University was chosen as the No. 2 seed in the Mid-Atlantic Region, to be held in York, Pennsylvania, for the NCAA Division III baseball tournament, according to selections released by the NCAA on Monday morning. The Hornets (36-8), making their eighth NCAA tournament appearance ...

Hornets set to start ‘new season’ in ODAC baseball tournament

Shenandoah University’s baseball team raced to 31 victories in its first 34 games this spring, a run that vaulted the Hornets to the top spot in the D3baseball.com/NCBWA Top 25 for six straight weeks over the final half of the regular season. SU has cooled off a bit since then. The ...

Hornets seize ODAC lead with win over Washington and Lee

WINCHESTER – One day after losing for just the fourth time this season, Shenandoah University’s baseball team bounced back in a big way when given the chance to take over sole possession of first place in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference regular season race. The Hornets hit a trio of ...

SU baseball notebook: Hornets prepped for daunting end to regular season

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s baseball team has held the nation’s top ranking in the D3baseball.com/NCBWA Top 25 for five straight weeks, but don’t expect the Hornets to coast into the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament that's just two weeks away. They can hardly afford ...

Marcelle leads 21-hit attack as Hornets top Royals

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s baseball team got an uneven pitching performance in its Old Dominion Athletic Conference matchup against visiting Eastern Mennonite University Wednesday afternoon, but the Hornets’ offense more than made up for those flaws on the mound. The Hornets, ...

On Campus Notebook: Dawkins, Robinson having success at Shenandoah

Two former Skyline softball standouts are having successful seasons at Shenandoah University. Makaela Dawkins (Skyline '16) and Carrie Robinson (Skyline '15) have been very productive for the Hornets. Dawkins is batting .311 (23-for-74) with 13 runs scored, three doubles, two triples, 10 ...

Hott finds identity in relief role for surging Hornets

Longtime Shenandoah University head baseball coach Kevin Anderson is at no loss for words when listing all of the quality attributes he sees in senior reliever Tyler Hott. Anderson, when speaking of the 2013 Strasburg High School graduate on Tuesday, called Hott the type of player that ...

Shenandoah baseball earns nation’s top ranking in latest poll

Shenandoah University’s baseball team is the nation’s top-ranked squad in the most recent D3baseball.com/NCBWA Top 25 poll released Tuesday morning by the website. It's the Hornets’ first No. 1 ranking since they held the nation’s top spot in the poll for four straight weeks in ...

Hot bats power Hornets to best start since 2011

Shenandoah University’s baseball team has vaulted into the Top 10 in a pair of Division III national polls since the start of the 2017 season, a rise powered by an offense that ranks as one of the best in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference through the season’s first month. The Hornets ...

Loew providing the pop for Hornets’ offense

There’s a certain level of expectation on the baseball diamond that comes with the All-American label, a status Shenandoah University designated hitter Jake Loew earned last season when he emerged as the Hornets’ primary run producer. Loew’s 2016 performance left SU head coach Kevin ...

Pryor out as SUs men’s basketball coach

Shenandoah University is making a change in leadership of the men’s basketball program and will not offer a new contract to head coach Rob Pryor, the school announced Wednesday afternoon. Pryor, who served as the Hornets’ head coach for the last six seasons and compiled a 40-117 (.254) ...

Hornets top Blue Jays for eighth straight win to open season

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s torrid start to the 2017 college baseball season continued against visiting Elizabethtown College Wednesday afternoon. Hornets sophomore starting pitcher Robert Klinchock picked up his first career win while SU banged out 11 hits and scored eight ...

Morse takes over as ace of Hornets’ staff

WINCHESTER – Colin Morse stepped into a great learning opportunity when he took the field for Shenandoah University’s baseball team as a freshman in 2015. Morse, a Vienna native and graduate of McLean High School, was thrust into immediate action as a starting pitcher for the Hornets ...

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 ...