| Jul 20, 2014
| 4:35 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Though Virginia running back Kevin Parks prefers to keep his admiration of U.Va. strong safety Anthony Harris a secret rather than getting all mushy-gushy sentimental, the truth is Parks sees Harris as something of a hero on the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:45 PM
In a garden beside rows of fruit trees and vegetables, grapes ripen on a sun-dappled mountainside. A few yards away, visitors snake their way through Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home. Even those who never have been there recognize the iconic mansion...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:48 AM
The Williamsburg Book Festival is back for its second year and is looking for authors. There's a twist to this year's application process, according to festival organizer Greg Lilly (publisher with Cherokee McGhee Publishing). From the press release:...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:53 AM
The University of Virginia is a destination job for most head coaches. George Welsh and Terry Holland. Ace Adams and Dom Starsia. Debbie Ryan and Jane Miller. Julie Myers and Brian O’Connor. George Gelnovatch and Brian Boland.
For more than 50...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 10:22 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE – Virginia sent 11 batters to the plate during a huge six-run third inning, as No. 1 seed Virginia eliminated No. 2 Arkansas 9-2 at Davenport Field to win the NCAA Charlottesville Regional. All six of the Cavaliers' runs in the third...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:05 AM
The Maryland baseball team makes its first appearance in the NCAA super regionals this weekend with a three-game series against Virginia. To find out a little bit about the Terps' opponent, we traded emails with Andrew Ramspacher, who covers the Cavaliers...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:18 AM
I got in late from Charlottesville and need some coffee badly, but haven't had it yet. So this will be a short Coffee Companion, and it helps that there was really only one local sports headline yesterday.
- Bud Norris’ best start as an Oriole led...
| May 30, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Group 3A East:
In a matchup of programs savoring their first trips to the state team tournament, York captured the Group 3A East regional championship with a 5-1 victory over Lafayette inside Centre Court Racquet Club.
| Jun 1, 2014
| 9:01 PM
COLUMBIA, S.C. --The Maryland baseball team did what a lot of people didn't think was possible and, in the process, it became a most unlikely squad to enjoy a dogpile in Carolina Stadium.
The Terps won the Columbia, S.C., regional of the NCAA tournament...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:22 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — As Virginia approached its most pressure-packed game of the season Monday night, Josh Sborz wasn't the first name to come to mind to help send the Cavaliers into the College World Series.
By the end of the evening, he'd...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 10:03 PM
Jesse Winchester, 69, a U.S.-born singer who established himself in Canada after dodging the Vietnam War and who went on to write songs covered by Elvis Costello, Jimmy Buffett and Joan Baez, died of bladder cancer Friday at his home in Charlottesville,...