Posted: 04/03/2014 - Tanner Roark recovered from a shaky first inning as an emergency starter in place of ailing Jordan Zimmermann, and the Washington Nationals rallied past the New York Mets 8-2 Thursday for an opening three-game sweep.
Updated: 04/04/2014 - Charles Cooke has been released from his scholarship by the JMU men's basketball program.
Posted: 04/02/2014 - Gio Gonzalez homered in his first start for the second straight season and pitched three-hit ball to lead the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 5-1 Wednesday night.
Posted: 04/02/2014 - David Ortiz and Mike Napoli homered, John Lackey threw six sharp innings and Boston ruined the Baltimore debut of Ubaldo Jimenez with a 6-2 victory Wednesday night.
Posted: 04/02/2014 - Sophomore pitcher/first baseman Jailyn Ford (Hot Springs, Va./Bath County) earned a win and a save in the circle and hit two home runs at the plate to help power the James Madison softball team to a doubleheader sweep of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., Wednesday.
Posted: 04/02/2014 - The top-ranked Virginia baseball team rolled to a 10-0 victory over George Washington Wednesday at Davenport Field. Virginia (25-4) recorded its eighth straight victory as well as its 15th consecutive win at Davenport Field. George Washington drops to 7-18 with the loss.
Posted: 04/01/2014 - The Virginia baseball team defeated Old Dominion, 7-1, Tuesday at Davenport Field. Ranked as high as No. 1 nationally in the USA Today Coaches Poll this week, Virginia (24-4) scored its seventh straight victory after exploding for seven runs in the sixth inning in what was a scoreless game.
Posted: 04/01/2014 - Virginia Tech scored seven runs in the second inning and defeated James Madison 11-5 in an non-conference baseball game that was shortened to six innings when a power outage knocked out all of the English Field lights on Tuesday evening.
Posted: 04/01/2014 - Bridgewater College jumped out to a 4-0 lead after two innings Tuesday afternoon and the Eagles went on to defeat No. 17 Shenandoah, 12-6, in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) baseball action.
Updated: 03/31/2014 - The Royals picked up an impressive split with Lynchburg College, getting a walk-off hit in the bottom of the ninth to win game one 6-5. The doubleheader with the Hornets, who are receiving votes in the national poll, was rescheduled twice over the weekend before settling on a sunny Monday afternoon in Harrisonburg.
Posted: 03/31/2014 - Nelson Cruz celebrated his Orioles debut by hitting a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning and Baltimore beat Jon Lester and the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox 2-1 Monday before an appreciative sellout crowd on opening day.
Posted: 03/31/2014 - Ryan Clark is returning to the Washington Redskins after the veteran free agent safety agreed to a deal Monday.
Posted: 03/31/2014 - Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and drove in a career-high four runs, twice rallying the Washington Nationals against the New York Mets' suspect bullpen for a 9-7 opening-day victory Monday.
Posted: 03/30/2014 - The second-ranked Virginia baseball team finished off a three-game ACC series sweep of Virginia Tech with a 7-4 victory Sunday afternoon at a blustery Davenport Field. Virginia (23-4, 10-2 ACC) scored four runs in the seventh inning to take the lead for good en route to its seventh series win over Virginia Tech (12-12-1, 5-7) in nine tries since the Hokies entered the ACC.
Posted: 03/30/2014 - Kurt Busch passed Martinsville master Jimmie Johnson for the lead with 10 laps to go Sunday and held off the eight-time winner to win at Martinsville Speedway for the first time since October 2002.
Updated: 03/29/2014 - The second-ranked Virginia baseball team pounded Virginia Tech, 9-2, Saturday afternoon at Davenport Field. The Cavaliers (22-4, 9-2 ACC) have taken the first two games of the series, clinching their fourth straight ACC series win of the year as well as their eighth consecutive ACC home series, dating to 2012.
Updated: 03/29/2014 - Second baseman Dillon Bass went 4-for-5 and delivered the go-ahead and insurance RBIs in the seventh and ninth innings to lift UNCW to a 6-4 victory over James Madison in the second game of a Colonial Athletic Association baseball series on a soggy Saturday afternoon at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
Updated: 03/29/2014 - The Virginia Cavaliers fall to Michigan State in the Sweet Sixteen to end their season.
Updated: 03/29/2014 - Senior second baseman Conner Brown’s (Richmond, Va./Godwin) one-out, bases-loaded single in the ninth lifted James Madison to a 6-5 victory over UNCW after six unanswered runs in the opening game of the first Colonial Athletic Association baseball series of the season on Friday night at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
Posted: 03/28/2014 - The second-ranked Virginia baseball team scored twice in the seventh inning to rally and top Virginia Tech, 2-1, Friday evening in the opener of a three-game ACC series at Davenport Field. Nate Irving (Jr., Yonkers, N.Y.) hit the tie-breaking single in the seventh inning to lift the Cavaliers (21-4, 8-2 ACC) to win.
Updated: 03/26/2014 - The James Madison women's basketball team falls in the second round of the NCAA Tournament to third-seeded Texas A&M.
Posted: 03/23/2014 - Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis 78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades.
Posted: 03/23/2014 - With tires and tempers blowing up all over the track for 400 crazy miles, Kyle Busch stayed calm and relied on his remarkable knack for big finishes at Fontana.