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Fishburne Military School announces additions of Chip Hill, Terry Waters to athletics staff

Fishburne Military School is building on the recent success of its athletics programs with the appointments of football coach Chip Hill and wrestling coach Terry Waters, both announced at the school on Monday.


Fishburne senior wrestler Daniel May records win #100

Fishburne Military School senior wrestler Daniel May earned his 100th career victory on Thursday. But 100 wins wasn’t why he gave up sodas and gets up early in the morning before classes to train.


Four Fishburne cadets nominated to U.S. military academies

Fishburne Military School’s Headmaster and Senior Army Instructor announced Thursday that four cadets from the Virginia military school have earned nominations this month to attend United States Service Academies.


Fishburne escapes Bridgewater JVs, 104-100

The Fishburne postgrad basketball team was focused on its game Tuesday night at nationally-ranked Hargrave. The Bridgewater College JV team was living in the here and now.


FUMA wins Caissons Classic at Fishburne Military School

Fork Union Military Academy topped the host Fishburne Military School Caissons in the championship game on Saturday to win the 15th annual Caissons Classic.


Fishburne PG basketball prepares for busy week

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball has a busy week ahead, with games against Ridgeview Prep (N.C.) and Hargrave Military sandwiched around a home tilt against the Bridgewater College JVs.


Fishburne varsity basketball falls to Covenant

The Fishburne varsity basketball team suffered its first loss of the season last night in Charlottesville, falling to Covenant 58-55 in overtime.


Fishburne PG basketball slides past Kiski, 92-84

A 14-1 Fishburne run gave the Caissons the lead at the half, and FMS maintained a safe lead in the final 20 minutes in posting a 92-84 win Thursday night in the Best Western Caisson Shootout.


Inside Fishburne PG Basketball Today: Signing Day wrap and more

Inside Fishburne PG Basketball returns with host Chris Graham and FMS coach Ed Huckaby. The show starts with a look back at National Signing Day, which saw seven Fishburne recruits sign National Letters of Intent.


Fishburne PGs pull away, top Western Virginia, 114-88

The sting of defeat was motivation for the Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team Wednesday night.


Seven Fishburne PG players sign National Letters of Intent

National Signing Day is becoming a tradition at Fishburne Military School. “This is actually the most important day that we’ll have this year on campus,” said FMS postgrad basketball coach Ed Huckaby at a ceremony Wednesday featuring seven signings.


FMS basketball player Marcellis Perkins signs with Holy Cross

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball player Marcellis Perkins talks about his decision to sign with Holy Cross.


Fishburne varsity basketball opens season with 65-60 win over Legacy Christian

Treavor Norman scored 15 points, and Kian Tate and Jordan Jake had 14 each, to lift Fishburne to a season-opening 65-60 win over Legacy Christian in prep basketball Tuesday night.


Fishburne Military School honors Navy alums in special ceremony

Charles E. Biele Jr. was reminiscing with two fellow Fishburne Military School alums this past weekend about their experiences at FMS and at the United States Naval Academy.


Video: Fishburne Military School honors Naval Academy Caissons

Footage from a special ceremony on Nov. 8, 2014, at Fishburne Military School honoring FMS graduates who went on to appointments at the United States Naval Academy.


Fishburne PG basketball toughs out 100-82 win over Miller School

After rolling to three easy wins to start the 2014-2015 season, the Fishburne Military School postgrad team took a big step up in competition on Thursday, facing a Miller School team featuring a pair of players getting serious D1 looks.


Army/Navy comes to Waynesboro: Fishburne to host special event at PG basketball game

As a run-up to Veterans Day remembrances and ceremonies at Fishburne Military School, the Caissons postgrad basketball team is prepping for its own version of an Army/Navy game.


Inside Fishburne PG Basketball: Caissons roll, look forward to big weekend

This week’s Inside Fishburne PG Basketball looks back at the Caissons’ 93-71 win over New River last weekend and then jumps ahead to a big weekend at FMS with the Postgrad Tipoff Challenge.


Inside Fishburne PG Basketball: Caissons get under way in 2014-2015 season

This week marks the debut of Inside Fishburne PG Basketball with FMS coach Ed Huckaby and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham. The first show of the 2014-2015 season features an interview with Devenir Duruisseau, a 6’9″, 240-pound forward from Los Angeles who has committed to the University of Washington.


Fishburne postgrad basketball improves to 2-0 with 114-88 win over Virginia Tech JV team

The Virginia Tech JV team hung around for a while with success at the free-throw line, but the Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team pulled away in the second half to post a 114-88 win on Sunday in Waynesboro, Va.


Fishburne postgrad basketball opens 2014-2015 season Friday night

The Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team has made back-to-back appearances at the National Prep Championships. The 2014-2015 Caissons are aiming to bring home the program’s first national title.


Fishburne postgrad basketball in preseason Top 10

The Fishburne Military School postgraduate basketball team begins the 2014-2015 season ranked in the NextUp Recruits national top 10.


Fishburne Military School expands class offerings with art, philosophy

Fishburne Military School is taking a step back into the classics in the face of the push in contemporary education on test scores.


Augusta Free Press produces video for Fishburne Military School

Augusta Free Press produced a video featuring the First Formation of the Corps of Cadets at Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro, Va.


Fishburne Military School names Chesapeake teen highest ranking cadet

On Thursday, Cadet William C. Rowell of Chesapeake, Virginia was named as the Battalion Commander (BC) of Fishburne Military School for the 2014-2015 school year.


Fishburne Military School releases 2014-2015 postgrad basketball schedule

The Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team, coming off back-to-back appearances in the National Prep Championships, will be returning to New Haven, Conn., in November to begin its bid for a third straight national-tourney run.


FMS standout Garrett Collins signs with UNC Greensboro

Former Asheville High School basketball player and team captain Garrett Collins recently committed to play for the UNC Greensboro Spartans.


Augusta Free Press completes video projects for Fishburne, Vector Industries

Augusta Free Press recently completed video projects for Fishburne Military School and Vector Industries.


Fishburne golfers third in VIC tournament, headed to state

The Fishburne Military School golf team finished the regular season on Monday with a third-place finish at the VIC Tournament at London Down Golf Club in Lynchburg.


#1 Fishburne golf wins again

The top-ranked Fishburne Military School golf team improved to 6-0 on the season Tuesday with a 157-222 victory over Holy Cross at the Waynesboro Country Club.


#1 Fishburne golf improves to 5-0

Fishburne Military School golf keeps rolling. Top-ranked FMS picked up the win against Eastern Mennonite on Thursday, 154-213.


#1 Fishburne golf team bests #2 Kenston Forest

The #1 ranked Fishburne Military School golf team defeated the #2 ranked Kenston Forest School (Blackstone, Va.) Monday in a match at the Waynesboro Country Club.


Fishburne’s James Rucker commits to D2 Mount Olive

Fishburne Military School combo guard James Rucker (6’4’, 185, Knightdale, N.C.) has committed to Division II power Mount Olive (N.C.). Rucker announced the commitment on Saturday.


Fishburne Military School golf team ranked #1 in state

The inaugural Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Aasociation golf poll for the 2014 season has the Fishburne Military School team ranked #1 in the state in Division 2.


Fishburne Military School golf team wins again

The Fishburne Military School golf team improved to 3-0 on the season with an impressive win over the former state champion Covenant (Charlottesville) golf squad this week.


Fishburne Military School golf opens season 2-0

The Fishburne Military School golf team has started the season 2-0 with wins against Timberlake Christian School (Lynchburg) and Stuart Hall School (Staunton).


FMS forward Shamiek Sheppard commits to South Carolina

Fishburne Military School postgrad forward Shamiek Sheppard (6’6”, 210, Brooklyn) has committed to South Carolina.


Fishburne falls, 62-59, to Northfield Mount Hermon in National Prep Championships

Down 11 with 5:44 to go, Fishburne stormed back with a 16-5 run to tie defending national champion Northfield Mount Hermon with 1:03 left, but an AJ Brodeur layup with 47 seconds left gave NMH the lead for good in an eventual 62-59 final.


Interview: FMS players talk National Prep Championships

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball players Tre Harris, Jordon Talley and Shamiek Sheppard talk about the 2014 National Prep Championships, which begin tomorrow in New Haven, Conn. AFP editor Chris Graham interviews the players about the matchups and the Caissons’ hopes for bringing a national championship home with them to Waynesboro, Va.


Interview: FMS coach Ed Huckaby

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball coach Ed Huckaby talks about the 2014 National Prep Championships, which begin tomorrow in New Haven, Conn. AFP editor Chris Graham interviews Huckaby about the matchups and the Caissons’ hopes for bringing a national championship home with them to Waynesboro, Va.