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Potomac Nationals

Potomac Nationals earn extra innings walk-off win

- The Potomac Nationals (9-6) saw the new extra innings rule for the first time, as they defeated the Lynchburg Hillcats (7-7) 5-4 in 10 innings.
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Liberty basketball hires Joe Pierre as director of player development

- Liberty men’s basketball head coach Ritchie McKay has announced the hiring of Joe Pierre III as director of player development.
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Series Notes: Virginia travels to Louisville for weekend ACC baseball series

- Virginia (22-16, 7-11 ACC) will continue its Atlantic Coast Conference schedule this weekend with a three-game road series at Louisville (25-11, 9-9 ACC). Beginning with Friday’s opener (April 20), all three games will air on ACC Network Extra.
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Fencing national championships begin Friday in Richmond

- The best fencers in the nation will go for gold in Richmond, Va. at the Division I / Wheelchair National Championships and April North American Cup from April 20-23.

SMAC scores well at Virginia Age Group Championships

- The Shenandoah Marlins Aquatic Club, based at the Waynesboro YMCA, posted a pair of strong finishes at the March 8-11 Virginia Age Group Championships in Christiansburg.
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Richmond Flying Squirrels drop homestand finale

- The Richmond Flying Squirrels six-game winning streak game to a halt on Thursday afternoon in 6-1 defeat to Bowie at The Diamond. The Squirrels (10-4) were limited to just the one run on nine hits in the conclusion of the first homestand of the season.
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Series Preview: Streaking VMI hosts Furman in weekend SoCon action

- VMI baseball enters its weekend SoCon series with Furman on a five-game winning streak, in fourth place in the conference standings, and looking to build on the momentum.
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UVA baseball blasts Liberty, 14-3

- The Virginia Cavaliers ended the Liberty Flames’ five-game winning streak with a 14-3 victory, Wednesday evening at Davenport Field at Disharoon Stadium.
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Richmond Flying Squirrels extend win streak to six

- The Richmond Flying Squirrels won by a final of 1-0 over the Bowie Baysox for the second consecutive night, extending their winning streak to six games on Wednesday.
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Women’s lacrosse: #4 JMU upends #12 UVA

- The No. 12 Virginia women’s lacrosse team (9-7) fell 15-10 to No. 4 James Madison (14-1) on Wednesday night in the final regular season home game at Klöckner Stadium.
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Nine-run 10th keys Keydets: VMI wins fifth straight

- A nine-run 10th inning blew open a tied game and sent the VMI Keydets past the Richmond Spiders, 11-2, in non-conference baseball action Wednesday in Richmond, Va. The win extended VMI's (19-17) win streak to five straight games, while the Spiders dropped to 19-16.
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UVA introduces Tina Thompson as new women’s basketball coach

- The University of Virginia formally introduced Tina Thompson as its new women's basketball coach at a press conference on Wednesday.

Report Card: Night 2 of WWE Superstar Shakeup

- Samoa Joe may have been the biggest surprise on Night 2 of the WWE Superstar Shakeup. Joe had just returned from injury after getting a big push on the Raw brand last summer, and he had been advertised on the post-WrestleMania Raw house tour opposite Roman Reigns in main events.
Potomac Nationals

Timely hitting leads Potomac Nationals to 9-5 win

- The Potomac Nationals (8-6) were in control from the very first inning of Wednesday's game against the Salem Red Sox (8-6), scoring five runs in the opening frame en route to a 9-4 victory in the rubber match of the three-game series.
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Plesac helps Lynchburg Hillcats complete sweep of Keys

- For the third straight game, the Hillcats got a quality start, this time from Zach Plesac, as the right hander faced just one over the minimum in seven innings and helped Lynchburg to a 4-1 win and a series sweep over Frederick on Wednesday.
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STAB’s Beardsley completes Boston Marathon as duo team member

- St. Anne's-Belfield School humanities teacher and cross country coach Andy Beardsley completed the 2018 Boston Marathon, notable for its cold, wet, windy conditions, in a time of 03:40:43 and in doing so was able to check an item off his bucket list: competing with best friend Larsen Klingel.

Daniel Neff named assistant wrestling coach at VMI

- VMI head wrestling coach Jim Gibson announced Tuesday the hiring of Daniel Neff as an assistant coach for the VMI wrestling program.
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Virginia baseball escapes GW with 12th inning walkoff

- Freshman Brendan Rivoli (Douglassville, Pa.) doubled in the winning run in the bottom of the 12th inning in a 3-2 win for Virginia (21-16) over George Washington (20-16) at Disharoon Park.
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Anderson delivers fifth straight Richmond Flying Squirrels win

- The Richmond Flying Squirrels completed their first shutout of the season, a 1-0 win over the Bowie Baysox to extend their winning streak to five games on Tuesday night at The Diamond.
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Lynchburg Hillcats pitching staff fans season-high 16 in win

- Sam Hentges fired six shutout innings and racked up 10 strikeouts as the Lynchburg HIllcats defeated the Frederick Keys, 4-1, on Tuesday at City Stadium.
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Bullpen falters as Potomac Nationals fall, 7-4

- For the second time in less than a week, the Potomac Nationals (7-6) fell victim to a late rally by the opposition, as the Salem Red Sox (8-5) plated the final seven runs of the game on Tuesday night in a 7-4 Red Sox victory.
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Chris Graham, Rod Mullins wrap up a busy weekend at Bristol

- Chris Graham talks with Rod Mullins to wrap up a busy weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway, with Kyle Busch taking the Food City 500, Rod's trip around the track with Hall of Famer Darrell Waltrip, and a quick meeting with WWE star Bill Goldberg.
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Virginia women’s basketball has a new leader, direction: Podcast

- Chris Graham and Scott German discuss the hiring of Tina Thompson to be the new women's basketball coach at the University of Virginia.
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UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett promotes Williford, Vandross on staff

- Virginia assistant basketball coach Jason Williford has been promoted to associate head coach and Orlando Vandross has been elevated to assistant coach, head coach Tony Bennett announced Tuesday (April 17).