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Jenny Boucek

UVA alum Jenny Boucek named assistant for NBA’s Dallas Mavericks

UVA women’s basketball alum Jenny Boucek has been named an assistant coach with the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks.


Potomac Nationals

Offense takes early lead, bullpen hangs on in 5-1 P-Nats win

The Potomac Nationals (10-16, 47-46) led from the first inning of Wednesday night’s game, holding off the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (12-13, 46-50) 5-1.


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Eighth-inning wild pitch dooms Hillcats

The Lynchburg Hillcats came from four runs down to tie the game, but ultimately fell to the Wilmington Blue Rocks, 5-4, on Wednesday.


Olamide Zaccheaus.

UVA wideout Olamide Zaccheaus: Keep doing what you’ve been doing

A kind of a dumb question, dumb answer thing got my attention from today’s ACC Kickoff, involving UVA wideout Olamide Zaccheaus.


richmond flying squirrels

Squirrels settle for doubleheader split

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (46-48) and Erie SeaWolves (45-50) split a pair of games in a doubleheader matinee Wednesday at The Diamond in front of 7,519 fans.


ACC Kickoff: Virginia Tech football coach Justin Fuente talks with reporters

Virginia Tech football coach Justin Fuente talks with reporters at the 2018 ACC Kickoff.


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ACC Kickoff: Virginia Tech football’s Josh Jackson, Ricky Walker talk with reporters

Virginia Tech football’s Josh Jackson, Ricky Walker talk with reporters at the 2018 ACC Kickoff.


vmi football

VMI Football recognized for APR surge

The VMI football program was recognized for improved academics by the Division I FCS Athletics Directors Association during the recent convention held in Washington, D.C. in late June.


uva football

UVA football looks to Virginia Tech as key to new standard

Olamide Zaccheaus and Chris Peace were first-graders. Bronco Mendenhall was in his first year as defensive coordinator at BYU. It’s been that long since UVA beat Virginia Tech in a football game.


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Frank Beamer joins VT Night at The Diamond

Former Virginia Tech football head coach Frank Beamer will make a celebrity appearance at The Diamond during Virginia Tech Night driven by AAA on Thursday, July 26.


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ACC Kickoff: UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters

UVA football coach Bronco Mendenhall talks with reporters at the 2018 ACC Kickoff.


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ACC Kickoff: UVA football’s Olamide Zaccheaus, Chris Peace talk with reporters

UVA football’s Olamide Zaccheaus, Chris Peace talk with reporters at the 2018 ACC Kickoff.


SMAC

The backbone of the Waynesboro YMCA SMAC swimming program

When Bill Nicholson was brought on as the director of competitive swimming for the Waynesboro YMCA SMAC program last summer, his first order of business was fleshing out his staff.


uva soccer

Four UVA women’s soccer plays selected to represent U.S. in 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup

Four members of the UVA women’s soccer program will represent the United States this fall at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.


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Stretch run in NASCAR: Podcast

Chris Graham and Rod Mullins talk NASCAR: recapping Martin Truex Jr.’s win in Kentucky, and looking ahead to the stretch run toward the Chase.


vince mcmahon

Vince McMahon is focused on XFL: Is the Reigns of Terror on its way to being over?

Vince McMahon wasn’t at the gorilla position at Sunday’s WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view, according to published reports.


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Shenandoah U. alum Colin Morse earns MiLB promotion

Six professional appearances has resulted in the first promotion for Shenandoah U. baseball alum Colin Morse.


richmond flying squirrels

SeaWolves top Flying Squirrels in pitchers’ duel, 2-0

Detroit Tigers No. 2 prospect Alex Faedo one-upped talented Richmond lefty Conner Menez in a memorable 2-0 pitcher’s duel on Monday at the Diamond.


lynchburg hillcats

Lynchburg Hillcats complete series win over Mudcats

The Lynchburg Hillcats took three of four games in their series against the Carolina Mudcats, beating the Milwaukee Brewers affiliate, 7-5, in the finale on Monday.


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Chris Graham, Jeff Fife talk UVA football, UVA basketball in 2018: Podcast

Chris Graham welcomes Jeff Fife to the podcast, and the two discuss the upcoming 2018 UVA football season, and look ahead to the 2018-2019 UVA basketball season.


UVA Athletics

Women’s basketball: UVA adds Dani Lawson

UVA women’s basketball head coach Tina Thompson announced on Monday (July 16) the addition of forward Dani Lawson (Cleveland, Ohio) for the 2018-19 season.


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Surprises at WWE Extreme Rules: The Road to SummerSlam just got interesting

Remember when we all thought SummerSlam was going to be another serving of Brock Lesnar-Roman Reigns for the WWE Universal title?


Ryan Zimmerman

Nats’ Ryan Zimmerman to rehab with Potomac on Monday

The Washington Nationals have assigned INF Ryan Zimmerman to the Potomac Nationals for a rehabilitation assignment. The length of Zimmerman’s rehab assignment has not been determined.


lynchburg hillcats

Lynchburg Hillcats win back-and-forth game with Carolina Mudcats

The Lynchburg Hillcats used 15 hits to win a back-and-fourth battle with Carolina on Sunday, beating the Mudcats, 6-5.


stephen strasburg

Stephen Strasburg looks good in rehab, but errors prove costly in P-Nats loss

In a game started by RHP Stephen Strasburg, the Potomac Nationals (8-16, 45-46) committed three errors, one in each of the three frames that Frederick (7-18, 42-52) scored, in a 5-4 loss to the Keys.