Ad Spot

Sports

Latest Sports

After perfect game, Backstrom named Pitcher of the Week

A perfect game, four wins, and an outright dominant week in the circle earned Longwood All-Big South right-hander Sydney Backstrom her program-record fourth Big South ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Nickels named to all-academic team

Longwood women’s golf senior Jacky Nickels was named to the Big South All-Academic team, the conference announced Monday, April 19.   A native of Kota ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Backstrom pitches Longwood’s first perfect game

Longwood ace Sydney Backstrom didn’t have to be, but she was perfect anyway. In the first perfect game by a Lancer pitcher in the program’s ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Report.

Longwood women’s golf team finishes sixth

Longwood women’s golf saved their best for last, posting a season low three-round score to finish the Big South Women’s Golf Championship in sixth place ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Rifle team finishes as Virginia runner up

The Buckingham JROTC Rifle team recently competed in the 2021 4th Brigade JROTC Best of Best Championship Rifle match. The team shot a team best ... Read more

4 days ago by Roger Watson.

Four Tigers named to honor society

Hampden-Sydney College seniors Wyatt Dragovich from Roanoke, Tyler Howerton of Alexandria, twin brothers Blair Page and Blake Page of Richmond, along with December 2020 graduate Rhett Andersen of Colorado Springs, Colorado, ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Report.

Lancers reload from transfer portal

A three-year veteran of the Atlantic Coast Conference, the former Virginia Class 6 Player of the Year and a four-year starter for a three-time Mid-Eastern ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Report.

Campbell sweeps Lancers; stops win streak at 11

Campbell’s pitching depth was on full display again, as No. 2 starter Georgeanna Barefoot and reliever Kayla Howald teamed up to stymie Longwood’s bats and ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Runnin’ Bulldogs sweep series

Gardner-Webb took down the Longwood baseball team behind a slow trickle of two-out runs, scoring in five innings to win 7-3 Friday, April 2, in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

COLUMN — A thank you letter

When I moved to Farmville in April 2016, it was an unsettling time in my life. Yes, I had the blessing of a full-time job ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Dukes win to snap 42-game losing streak

The undermanned 2020-21 Cumberland County High School varsity football team had only a five-game season, but that was all it needed to make a profound ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Four all-district Dukes in cross country

Cumberland County High School’s varsity girls and boys cross country teams combined to produce four all-district runners Tuesday, March 30, during the 2020-21 James River ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Tigers soccer team rises to 7-0

The Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) soccer team pushed its regular season unbeaten streak to 19 games, extending back to last season, with a 3-1 win over ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Shutout wins net Reaver, Yuhas Big South honors

For a second time this season, Longwood University hauled in multiple Big South Conference women’s soccer awards on the same day. Sophomore forward Kiersten Yuhas ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Nottoway blanks Cumberland 35-0

The Cumberland County High School varsity football team hosted a Nottoway Cougars team Friday, March 26, that was particularly strong up front, which helped pave ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Dukes earn golf victory

Cumberland County High School’s varsity golf team earned victories in matches over the past two weeks against James River District foes. On Tuesday, March 23, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Tigers fall 28-0 in 125th version of ‘The Game’

Presley Egbers passed for two touchdowns and ran for two more to lead Randolph-Macon College (R-MC) to a 28-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) win ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Lancers’ win streak grows to 11

Lancers junior slugger Sydney Jacobsen delivered a two-out, game-winning double in the top of the eighth inning to lift Longwood University’s softball team to a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Chargers earn 34-16 victory over Raiders

Central High School’s varsity football team traveled to Amelia County High School on Monday evening, March 22, and used a strong run game to claim ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Falcons outscore Warriors, 82-62

To be clear, Fuqua School and Richmond Christian School did play football Saturday afternoon, March 20, but unique circumstances led the varsity squads to produce ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

Lancers’ season ends with loss to Pepperdine

All good things come to an end, but not without plenty to celebrate. Putting to rest a milestone-laden season that saw Longwood (12-17) set a ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Backstrom is Big South Pitcher of the Week

For the second time this season and third time in her career, Longwood All-Big South right-hander Sydney Backstrom was named Big South Pitcher of the Week after ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Lancers sweep Big South favorite to win 8th straight

It took six innings to warm them up, but for the Longwood University softball team’s bats Sunday, March 21, at Gardner-Webb University, it was better ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Tigers improve to 3-0 with big road win

Hampden-Sydney College’s (H-SC) football team kept rolling this spring with a 43-12 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) road win at Guilford College (GC) on Friday ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Dukes fall to Statesmen on the road

The varsity football game between Cumberland County High School and Amelia County High School that had been set for Saturday, March 13, was notably canceled, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Lancers sweep Big South favorites

It took six innings to warm them up, but for the Longwood University softball team’s bats Sunday, March 21, at Gardner-Webb University, it was better ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Falcons outscore Warriors, 82-62

Fuqua School’s varsity football team outlasted host Richmond Christian School on Saturday afternoon, March 20, in a remarkably high-scoring affair, ultimately earning an 82-62 victory. ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

< Newer | Older >