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BRIDGEWATER — A lot had changed in the 15 months since Bridgewater College last played a football game. But a crushing defense and an offense designed to keep the opposition on its heels remained the same for the Eagles, who opened their 2021 spring season with a 27-21 victory against Shenandoah.

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FOREST – The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has voted to expand its men’s and women’s basketball tournaments next month in order to provide additional competitive opportunities for its member programs, the league announced on Friday.

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Shenandoah University indoor track and field coach Andy Marrocco said he was hit with conflicting emotions when news broke on Wednesday night that the NCAA was canceling the Division III winter championships this year due to low participation.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Shenandoah University Associate Athletic Director Scott Musa has been appointed to the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel, according to an announcement made last week by the NCAA.

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In winning 32 games over the previous two seasons — the best two-season stretch for Shenandoah University women’s basketball in 32 years — the Hornets relied mainly on their stingy defensive play.

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COVID-19 dominated headlines in 2020 and local college sports weren’t spared from the virus’ impact. And yet, before the pandemic gripped the nation and quarantines and full-scale shutdowns became the new normal, college storylines proceeded as normal for the first couple months of the calen…

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The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday its plans for a condensed spring football season that includes four league games over a five-week span for each team beginning on Feb. 26.

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Shenandoah University head wrestling coach Tim McGuire said his team was just starting to hit the point where practices and workouts, which were taking place with no concrete season yet in sight, were beginning to produce a wearing-down effect before the university announced on Tuesday its p…

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WINCHESTER — DeShon Foxx, a former University of Connecticut football player who spent two seasons in the NFL, has joined Shenandoah University’s athletic department in an administrative role, the school announced on Thursday.

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WINCHESTER — As he stood off to the side of the turf football field at Shentel Stadium and watched his teammates take part in a recent practice, Shenandoah University senior defensive back Daquan Pridget said he looks back on his past, some of shadowed by dark moments in his life, and realiz…

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WINCHESTER – In a COVID-less world, Shenandoah University’s football team would be squaring off against Randolph-Macon in its homecoming game this weekend at Shentel Stadium. Instead, those bragging rights will be won on the virtual gridiron.

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Earlier this week, New Market had found late-game magic on back-to-back nights and built a 2-0 lead over Grottoes in their best-of-5 semifinal series. That lead is gone, and the two teams are set to meet in a winner-takes-all Game 5 tonight in New Market with a trip to the Rockingham County …

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Grottoes staved off elimination in the Rockingham County Baseball League playoffs on Wednesday night with a 5-2 road win in 11 innings over New Market at Rebel Park to force a Game 4 in their semifinal series.