Shenandoah University

Hornets fall to W&L in de facto ODAC title game

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team entered Saturday’s regular season finale with a shot to claim the program’s first Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship. Instead, Washington and Lee celebrated the program’s fourth ODAC title in the last eight years on the ...

Hornets set to clash with W&L with ODAC title on the line

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s path to its first Old Dominion Athletic Conference title veered a bit off course with a loss to Hampden-Sydney last week. The Hornets are not out of the running but now need outside help, and that help will mean nothing if Shenandoah doesn’t take care ...

SU men’s hoops in a cultural overhaul under Walsh as opener approaches

WINCHESTER – Adam Walsh has spent the last five months as Shenandoah University’s new men’s basketball coach overhauling a program, from a culture standpoint, that has been mired in mediocrity for most of the past decade. Walsh is already making the Hornets physically stronger with a ...

Walsh putting an emphasis on strength training with Hornets

WINCHESTER – The hiring of Adam Walsh as Shenandoah University’s new head men’s basketball coach back in May marked the beginning of a cultural shift within a program that hasn’t had a winning season in nearly a decade. Walsh wants to help the Hornets discover a winning mentality, ...

Hornets fall in shootout with Hampden-Sydney

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY – Host Hampden-Sydney scored 39 points in the middle of the contest and then held off a furious Shenandoah comeback in a 49-43 Old Dominion Athletic Conference football victory Saturday afternoon. The win for the Tigers (6-3, 4-1 ODAC) sets up a scenario in which they can win ...

Hornets get another shot at Hampden-Sydney in midst of ODAC title hunt

WINCHESTER – The memory of the way last season ended for Shenandoah University’s football team is burned into the minds of many Hornets as they prepare for the final two-game stretch of the 2017 regular season. A year ago, SU entered this same point in the season at 6-2 and in the hunt for ...

SU Football Notebook: Hornets hoping history doesn’t repeat itself this week

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team enters the final two weeks of its regular season in a nearly identical position as it was last season. The Hornets are 6-2, can claim the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship – and the NCAA Division III playoff spot that comes ...

Hornets shake off slow start to pound Apprentice

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team wanted a get-right game against non-conference foe Apprentice School on Saturday afternoon. What it got was more sluggishness before eventually getting things back into gear. The scuffling Builders gave SU a game for most of the first half ...

Hornets hoping to right the ship against Apprentice

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team stumbled in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play for the first time this season last weekend, and now the Hornets get a chance to correct themselves without the added pressure of league play. SU takes a rare late-October break from ODAC ...

Hornets fall on the road at Guilford

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College picked off four Shenandoah University passes Saturday on its way to a 45-20 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the Hornets at Armfield Athletic Center. The Quakers (3-4, 1-2 ODAC) had a pick six on the Hornets (5-2, 3-1) first pass of the game, ...

Hornets looking to extend winning streak on the road at Guilford

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team enjoyed the friendly confines of Shentel Stadium over the last two weeks, picking up a pair of victories to improve to 5-1 overall and remain perfect in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. The Hornets, who spent most of the first month ...

SU Football Notebook: Grady wreaking havoc in opposing backfields for Hornets

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University head football coach Scott Yoder and defensive coordinator Brock McCullough each said in the preseason that they expected junior Chris Grady to make an impact along the Hornets’ defensive front this season after being hampered by an injury for most of 2016. ...

SU men’s hoops program welcomes local 12 year old to squad

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University head men’s basketball coach Adam Walsh has been on the job for five months, but he may have just landed the type of recruit that leaves a lasting mark on a program. Carson Bard won’t be filling up the stat sheet when the Hornets hit the court for ...

Stewart’s punt block ignites Hornets’ comeback win over Eagles

WINCHESTER – Special teams were a bit of a sore spot for Shenandoah University’s football team against Bridgewater on Saturday night – until a game-altering play in that very facet shifted momentum into the Hornets’ favor. With SU trailing their rivals by 3 points early in the second ...

Hornets feel no less the underdogs as they prepare for Bridgewater

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team has knocked off the top two preseason favorites in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in back-to-back weeks and have staked a claim as one of the conference’s teams to beat in 2017. But the Hornets are far from ready to ditch their ...

Hornets send resounding message in rout of Emory & Henry

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team has flipped the pecking order in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The Hornets, playing at home for the first time in over a month, rolled through ODAC preseason favorite Emory & Henry in emphatic fashion with a 47-24 win in ...

Hornets chasing another statement win against Emory & Henry

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team went on the road and knocked off defending Old Dominion Athletic Conference champion Randolph-Macon in a Thursday night matchup last week. The Hornets now get a chance to make another statement against the conference’s preseason ...