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SMAC wins numerous events at JMU age group swim meet

The Waynesboro YMCA year-round competitive swim team, SMAC, (Shenandoah Marlins Aquatic Club) competed at the Gator Age group Meet at JMU on January 3 and 4th.


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Robert Hurt: Recognizing the sacrifice of our nation’s veterans

This past week, as our nation came together on Veterans Day to honor those who have served our country, I had the honor of traveling across the Fifth District and talking with many of Virginia’s brave veterans.


Longwood’s Quincy Taylor to miss first three games

The NCAA has ruled Longwood redshirt senior point guard Quincy Taylor ineligible for the first three games of the 2014-15 season due to his participation in an organized basketball league not sanctioned by the NCAA.


Quincy Taylor’s return sparks 95-60 Longwood win over Hampden-Sydney

Longwood point guard Quincy Taylor grabbed hold of the spotlight and poured in with 22 points in his first game as a Lancer to lead Longwood past Hampden-Sydney 95-60.


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Bridgewater football routs #22 Hampden-Sydney, 34-9

The Bridgewater Eagles defense held 22nd-ranked Hampden-Sydney to a season-low nine points as the Eagles rolled past conference-leading Hampden-Sydney by a 34-9 score on Saturday.


Fishburne PG alum Quincy Taylor named team co-captain at Longwood

Seniors Tyler Akers and Quincy Taylor, redshirt junior Lotanna Nwogbo and sophomore Damarion Geter will captain the 2014-15 Longwood men’s basketball team, head coach Jayson Gee announced Thursday.


JMU women’s soccer drops 4-2 decision to Richmond

The James Madison women’s soccer team fell 4-2 in its final nonconference match of the 2014 season Sundayafternoon against Richmond at Robins Stadium.


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McAuliffe announces commission to ensure integrity, confidence in state government

Governor Terry McAuliffe today signed Executive Order 28 establishing the Commission to Ensure Integrity and Public Confidence in State Government.


Nathaniel Deutsch, co-director of Center for Jewish Studies, to lecture at W&L

Nathaniel Deutsch, professor of history at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where he is also co-director of the Center for Jewish Studies, will give a lecture at Washington and Lee University on Monday.


#24 JMU women’s soccer shuts out VCU, 1-0

The James Madison women’s soccer team bounced back from its first loss of the season two days ago to shut out in-state rival VCU 1-0 on Sunday night at University Park.


Will Hammer: End the Drug War

Ending the Drug War and legalizing marijuana would save us at least $15 billion per year at the Federal level and at least another $25 billion at the state and local level.


JMU women’s soccer upsets #24 Wake Forest, 2-1

The JMU women’s soccer team picked up its first win over a nationally-ranked team in 2014 on Friday night, downing No. 24 Wake Forest 2-1 at Spry Stadium.


Longwood basketball tickets on sale

Season tickets for the Longwood men’s and women’s basketball programs’ 2014-15 seasons are now on sale to the general public at LongwoodLancers.com.


JMU women’s soccer defeats UMass, 2-1

Goals from junior forward Rachel Ivey (South Riding, Va./Freedom) and sophomore forward Sydney Braun-McLeod (Ottawa, Ontario/Glebe Collegiate Institute) led JMU to a 2-1 topping the University of Massachusetts women’s soccer at University Park Sunday afternoon in the final game of the Fairfield Inn by Marriot JMU Invitational.


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Virginia schools featured in Fiske Guide to Colleges

This year, four Virginia schools have been included in the Fiske Guide to Colleges.


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Bridgewater baseball coach named state coach of the year

Bridgewater College head baseball coach Curt Kendall has been named the State Coach of the Year in voting by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID).


Will Hammer confirmed for Sixth District ballot

Will Hammer was confirmed on the Sixth District congressional ballot by the Virginia State Board of Elections last week.


JMU’s Kirby Burkholder, Kenny Brooks honored by state basketball writers

JMU senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) is the Virginia women’s basketball Player of the Year by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) the organization announced, Tuesday. Head coach Kenny Brooks was voted the State Coach of the Year.


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Bridgewater College announces 2014 football schedule

The first night games in program history highlight the 2014 schedule for the Bridgewater Eagles football team in head coach Michael Clark’s 20th season at the helm of the program.


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Bridgewater College baseball ranked #20 in national D3 poll

Bridgewater College dropped one spot to No. 20 in this week’s D3Baseball.com Top 25 poll.The Eagles finished the past week with a 2-1 record. Bridgewater picked up a midweek victory over Ferrum, 7-2, and then split its weekend conference doubleheader at Randolph-Macon.


FSU’s Jameis Winston headlines Academic All-ACC Football Team

Duke offensive tackle Perry Simmons, who was named the winner of the 2013 Jim Tatum Award as ACC’s top scholar-athlete, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, the 2013 Heisman Trophy Winner and Boston College tailback Andre Williams, who captured the Doak Walker Award as the nation’s top running back, headline the 67-member 2013 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Football Team, announced Monday by Commissioner John Swofford.


Christine Carrillo to present ‘Trumpet and Friends’ at Bridgewater College

Bridgewater College music professor Christine Carrillo will present “Trumpet and Friends” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.


JMU women’s basketball makes it nine straight with 82-40 win over Towson

James Madison women’s basketball scored the game’s first 21 points and held Towson without a basket until the 8:53 mark of the first half on its way to a dominating 82-40 win at the JMU Convocation Center Sunday afternoon.


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Restore Access UVa.: Thanks to University for boosting program

On behalf of the Restore AccessUVA Campaign, we would like to express our immense gratitude to the University of Virginia (U.Va.) board member and alumnus John Griffin for his generous $4 million dollar challenge donation toward AccessUVa.


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McAuliffe nominates Maurice Jones as Secretary of Commerce and Trade

Gov.-elect Terry McAuliffe announced at a press conference on Thursday the nomination of Secretary Maurice Jones as Secretary of Commerce and Trade. Jones, a Kenbridge native, is the former president of the Pilot Media Group, and currently serves as deputy secretary of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.


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Bridgewater College men’s basketball picked eighth in ODAC poll

The Bridgewater College men’s basketball team was picked to finish eighth in the ODAC Preseason Coaches Poll released today at the conference media day hosted conference office at the Salem Civic Center. The ODAC has three teams ranked in the D3hoops.com Preseason Top 25, and those three teams occupy the top three spots in the coaches ‘poll.


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Hampden-Sydney blasts Bridgewater, 28-7

Despite controlling play in the second half and limiting the Hampden-Sydney opportunities in the contest, the Bridgewater Eagles football team fell to the Tigers by a 28-7 score on Saturday afternoon at Everett Stadium.


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Late Bridgewater rally falls short at Shenandoah, 29-20

The Bridgewater Eagles football team stared down a 22-point deficit early in the fourth quarter before mounting a feverish rally, but the rally came up short as Bridgewater fell by a 29-20 tally to the Shenandoah Hornets (2-2, 1-0 ODAC) on Saturday night at Shentel Stadium.