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  • Virginia repels Vanderbilt 7-2 in Game 2 of College World Series finals

    OMAHA, Neb. — Sophomore Brandon Waddell threw his first career nine-inning complete game, third baseman Kenny Towns contributed three singles and drove in two runs, and Virginia defeated Vanderbilt 7-2 Tuesday to even the College World Series...
  • Vanderbilt foils Virginia 3-2 in College World Series, winning title

    Vanderbilt foils Virginia 3-2 in College World Series, winning title
    OMAHA, Neb. — John Norwood hit a tiebreaking solo home run in the eighth inning, and Vanderbilt defeated Virginia 3-2 in the third and deciding game of the College World Series championship series Wednesday night. Vanderbilt (51-21) won its...
  • Will U.Va. baseball climb final step to a national championship?

    The temptation is to call a national championship inevitable for Virginia baseball. The Cavaliers were too close this season, and they've been too exceptional for too long under coach Brian O'Connor. So it's just a matter of time, right? Just a matter...
  • Vanderbilt edges Virginia to win College World Series

    Vanderbilt edges Virginia to win College World Series
    OMAHA, Neb. -- Home runs were rare at the College World Series this June, and for the Vanderbilt baseball team since May. Commodores center fielder John Norwood ended both droughts with one aggressive swing. Norwood hit a tiebreaking solo home run...
  • In Search For Offense, Red Sox Gamble On Betts

     In Search For Offense, Red Sox Gamble On Betts
    NEW YORK — Mookie Betts was at his Rhode Island hotel with his fiancee late Friday night, and had just ordered pizza when Pawtucket manager Kevin Boles called. The PawSox had beaten Norfolk 4-2, but Boles wanted Betts to return to McCoy Stadium....
  • VCU's Shaka Smart opines on NCAA reform, 'one-and-done'

    VCU's Shaka Smart opines on NCAA reform, 'one-and-done'
    RICHMOND — Whether awaiting a flight at New York's LaGuardia Airport or lunching on Franklin Street, VCU athletic director Ed McLaughlin marvels at the volume and variety of folks who recognize Rams basketball coach Shaka Smart. A Northeasterner...
  • SEC's Mike Slive trumpets baseball (baseball?) and NCAA reform

    SEC's Mike Slive trumpets baseball (baseball?) and NCAA reform
    Commissioner Mike Slive opened Monday's four-day Southeastern Conference football media days with his usual bragging about the league's dominance in ... baseball? Thank goodness for the Vanderbilt nine, which knocked out Virginia to win this year's...
  • William and Mary, Richmond prove worthiness of FBS-FCS games

    William and Mary, Richmond prove worthiness of FBS-FCS games
    William and Mary went 1-9 versus Football Bowl Subdivision opponents during the last 10 seasons, but don’t for a moment believe that the Tribe was overwhelmed. Seven of those setbacks were by less than two touchdowns, three by a combined 11 points....
  • Is NCAA baseball madness prelude to ACC's first title since 1955?

    Is NCAA baseball madness prelude to ACC's first title since 1955?
    Only incurable seamheads and/or incorrigible gamblers organize NCAA baseball tournament pools, but even if you filled out a bracket purely for entertainment, chances are it's more charred than a burger on the barbie. Five of the eight national seeds met...
  • Ctvrtlik highlights awards banquet

    At 50, Bob Ctvrtlik, a Newport Beach resident, passes on advice, not volleyballs anymore. Ctvrtlik, one of the most decorated U.S. volleyball players, was the guest speaker at the 53rd annual Athletic Awards banquet at the Radisson Hotel in Newport Beach...
  • UCF's top pitcher leads area players picked on 2nd day of baseball draft

    UCF's top pitcher leads area players picked on 2nd day of baseball draft
    Sleep hasn't come easily for UCF left-hander Eric Skoglund. That is about to change now that he was selected by the Kansas City Royals in the third round of the baseball draft Friday. "It has been stressful the past couple of days," said Skoglund, the...