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Lavel Davis Jr.

Lavel Davis Jr.: The lightly recruited true freshman matchup nightmare

Lavel Davis Jr., 6’7”, 210 pounds, hands the size of catcher’s mitts, catch radius spanning half the continent, was a three-star prep recruit.

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Liberty adds three more games to Coastal Carolina series

Liberty’s 2020 regular season finale at Coastal Carolina will renew the series between the former Big South rivals that now includes six matchups over a 10-year span.

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Duke limping into Week 4 matchup with Virginia Tech

The Ls are starting to wear on Duke football coach David Cutcliffe.

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UVA goalkeeper Taylor Henriksen wins ACC Field Hockey weekly honor

Virginia sophomore goalkeeper Taylor Henriksen earned ACC Field Hockey Defensive Player of the Week honors, while Louisville senior midfielder/forward Mercedes Pastor has been named the Offensive Player of the Week.

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Women’s Soccer: UVA’s Claire Constant earns ACC weekly honor

UVA defender Claire Constant is the ACC Women’s Soccer Co-Defensive Player of the Week.

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UVA-Clemson in prime time on ACC Network highlights Week 4 action

A 2019 ACC Championship Game rematch between #1 Clemson and UVA in prime time on the ACC Network on Saturday night highlights Week 4 action in the ACC.

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ACC TV schedule update: UVA, Virginia Tech get noon kickoffs on Oct. 10

UVA’s home game with NC State on Saturday, Oct. 10, will kick off at noon, as will the Virginia Tech-UNC game scheduled for that day.

Brennan Armstrong

UVA offense finding its formula: Armstrong, Davis, power running game

If you’re grading Brennan Armstrong at the end of three quarters in his first collegiate start, you’re giving him, at absolute best, a C-minus, and you’re doing that on a curve.

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Liberty rallies, goes to 2-0 with 36-34 win over Florida International

Liberty rallied from a 28-27 fourth quarter deficit to post a 36-34 win over Florida International in the Flames’ home opener on Saturday.

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UVA men defeat Wake Forest, UNC at opening cross country meet of 2020 fall season

Rohann Asfaw led the field in the men’s 8k race to pace UVA to a win at the Virginia Invite over Wake Forest and North Carolina on Friday at Panorama Farms.

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VHSL issues guidance on Championships + 1 schedule, first practice, first contest dates

The VHSL issued a press release on Friday to clarify that basketball and sideline cheer first practices begin on Dec. 7. 

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Mendenhall, Cutcliffe discuss preparing teams to play football in 2020

Football coaches have had a lot to think through when it comes to even just being able to run practices.

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Virginia Tech Athletics unveils #LOVE initiative for 2020-2021 season

Virginia Tech Athletics announced Wednesday the rollout of the #LOVE initiative, which will be featured on warm-up shirts for student-athletes at Virginia Tech for the 2020-2021 season. 

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COVID-19 issues at Virginia Tech force postponement of Tech-UVA Sept. 19 season opener

The Virginia-Virginia Tech Sept. 19 season opener has been postponed at the request of officials of Virginia Tech.

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UVA testing update: Five new COVID-19 positives, none from football, still no hospitalizations

Virginia Athletics announced five new positive COVID-19 tests Friday, raising the total since July 5 to 14. None of the 14 student-athletes who tested positive have required hospitalization.

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Justin Fuente on QBs: Hendon Hooker to start, but Braxton Burmeister will get snaps

Virginia is set on its starting quarterback for the season opener at Virginia Tech next weekend. And it seems that Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente has his QB1 – and QB1A.

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Adjustment time: UVA’s Nick Howell talks about getting ready for football in a mostly empty stadium

It was odd, doubly odd, to hear Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth talking last night about how loud the 17,000 people at the Kansas City-Houston NFL kickoff were.

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Fuente announces quartet to serve as Virginia Tech football captains in 2020

Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente announced the 2020 football team captains as voted on by the squad – linebacker Rayshard Ashby, safety Divine Deablo, defensive tackle Jarrod Hewitt and offensive lineman Tyrell Smith.

Liberty

Liberty Athletics finalizes plans for football TV, radio broadcast coverage for 2020

Liberty’s five home football games in 2020 are slated to be streamed on ESPN3, providing free coverage of Flames Football to those who already have a proper cable or satellite subscription.

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Five things for AEW to build on as it steams toward Year 2

AEW began its run as the #2 pro wrestling company in North America in earnest last October with a show a couple of hours up the road from us in Washington, D.C.