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SU catcher Cameron to extend baseball career in Australia

Dan Cameron had a backup plan – of sorts – in case his pursuit of a professional baseball career didn’t pan out upon his graduation from Shenandoah University this past May. When he was 18 years old, Cameron – SU’s starting catcher in each of the last two seasons after he ...

SU grad finds new passion in sales job with Astros

WINCHESTER – Baseball has taken Greg Van Sickler to various parts of the world. It’s sent the Winchester native and former Shenandoah University standout to Belgium, where he played professionally for a year after graduating college in 2011. From there the sport landed him in Australia, ...

Program sends SU student on ‘unbelievable’ MLB experience

WINCHESTER – On one of the first days of class this past school year, Fritz Polite, assistant dean of student affairs at Shenandoah University, addressed his room full of Introduction to Sport Management students and asked them what their future goals were. Luke Nussman, the starting first ...

Zipp resigns as SU director of Intercollegiate athletics

Doug Zipp had an opportunity that was too good to pass up. Zipp resigned on Thursday as Shenandoah University's Director of Intercollegiate Athletics to  become Director of Athletics at Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio. "My decision was based on family and there comes a time when ...

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 ...