COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Virginia coach Tony Bennett made a last-minute change in his starting lineup and the top-seeded Cavaliers finally breezed through an NCAA Tournament game to make their first Sweet 16 in three years.

Shenandoah junior forward Jordan Sondrol (right), an All-ODAC selection as a sophomore, is one of 17 players who could be back for next year's team. 

WINCHESTER — When the Shenandoah University women's basketball team takes the floor today in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, for the program's first NCAA Division III Tournament game in 19 years, it will do so with the knowledge that its opponent has plenty of offensive firepower.

WOODSTOCK — Declan Franklin has known for quite a while where he wanted to attend college and recently the Central senior got his wish.

Lenoir-Rhyne University is playing in the NCAA Division II Super Region 2 football finals this weekend and Ronnie Clifton (Skyline ’15) has played a big role in the team’s success.

The University of Pittsburgh’s football team is in first place in the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference, and George Aston (Sherando ’14) has played a key role in the team’s success.

New Market third baseman Chase Suddith prepares to put a tag on Front Royal’s Alex Briggs as Briggs slides around him during third inning action Monday night at Bing Crosby Park. Briggs was safe on the play. Rich Cooley/DailyFront Royal’s Andrew Burden breaks up a potential double play ball …

Express shortstop Austin Thompson turns a double play as Staunton’s Hayden Leatherwood slides into second base during fifth inning action Thursday night in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/DailyAustin Thompson, right, is greeted at home plate after a fourth inning home run Thursday night against Staun…

Colton Harlow pitches in a game for James Madison University earlier this season. Harlow was drafted in the 30th round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday by the Colorado Rockies. Rich Cooley/Daily fileColton Harlow pitches for James Madison University in a contest earlier this season. The 2014 St…

WINCHESTER – Two powerhouse Division III baseball teams played a doubleheader on Saturday at Bridgeforth Field in Winchester. At the end of the day, Randolph-Macon College showed why it’s one of the top teams in the country.

JMU pitcher Colton Harlow fires a pitch. Rich Cooley/DailyJMU’s Conor Hartigan runs to third. Rich Cooley/DailyJMU’s Conor Hartigan waits on deck to bat during Friday’s game against Elon University. The local trio of Hartigan, Garrett Richards and Colton Harlow have been major contributors f…

WINCHESTER — Shenandoah University’s women’s basketball team christened the opening of the James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics & Events Center on Wednesday night with the first-ever Shenandoah win.

HARRISONBURG — When James Madison University head football coach Mike Houston first took over the program two years ago he wanted the team to become more like North Dakota State University — and it has.