| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Christopher Newport (15-3), ranked 21st in NCAA Division III, swept Roanoke 9-4 and 13-5, improving the Captains’ winning streak to 14.
In Game 1, Alexis Pope drove in four runs and homered, Kelsey Lewis homered and had...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Virginia Tech fired men's basketball Coach James Johnson.
New Virginia Tech Athletic Director Whit Babcock made the announcement Monday.
Johnson spent two seasons as the Hokies' coach. Virginia Tech went 9-22 overall and 2-16 in the 15-team Atlantic...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Whit Babcock was Cincinnati’s athletic director in 2012 when the Bearcats’ football team defeated Virginia Tech at FedEx Field in suburban Washington, D.C. Now the Hokies’ AD, Babcock is considering an opportunity for Tech to play West...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:02 PM
Former Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle Fuller grew up chasing his two older brothers around the football field and track, engaging in a constant competition for bragging rights at Woodlawn High near the family home.
Now, the Mount St. Joseph graduate...
| May 7, 2014
| 4:06 PM
From the moment he set foot on Virginia's campus, it seemed like Morgan Moses was destined to hear his name mentioned on NFL draft weekend at some point. Football came easy to the big man from Richmond.
Academics were a different challenge.
| May 10, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Tajh Boyd has played home football games in Darling Stadium and Clemson's Death Valley. Now, he'll have a chance to play home games just a few miles from Manhattan as a member of the New York Jets.
Boyd, a Phoebus High alumnus and former quarterback at...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Take a bow, Virginia, William and Mary and Richmond. You, too, ACC and Atlantic 10. Shout outs more specifically to Duke men’s basketball and football, and Clemson football.
Those were among the takeaways last week from the NCAA’s Academic...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:41 PM
After watching a dozen quarterbacks get selected ahead of him Saturday, Phoebus High graduate Tajh Boyd was about ready to throw in the towel on his NFL draft chances by late afternoon.
Sitting in his car with his seat back and a hat pulled low over his...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:54 PM
If you think Johnny Manziel had an agonizing wait in the NFL draft, consider the case of former Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron.
McCarron, who thought he'd probably go around the mid- to late first round, saw Rounds 1, 2, 3 and 4 slide by until the...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Virginia’s basketball program has reached scholarship capacity for next season with the addition of guard Darius Thompson, a transfer from Tennessee.
A 6-foot-5 freshman from Blackman High in Murfreesboro, Tenn., Thompson posted modest numbers...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Mount St. Joseph graduate Kyle Fuller has signed his first NFL contract.
The Chicago Bears' first-round draft pick and cornerback from Virginia Tech has signed a four-year contract with a club option for a fifth year, according to the NFC North...