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#5 UNC dominates second half, tops #12 Boston College, 81-63, in ACC Tournament

Fifth seed UNC broke open a tight first half with a 14-5 run that closed out the first 20 minutes, and held off a couple of Boston College second-half charges to top the 12 seed, 81-63, on Wednesday in the second round of the ACC Tournament.


Three-point shooting boosts UVA women’s basketball over Boston College, 68-56

The UVA women’s basketball team (13-4, 3-1 ACC) earned a 68-56 victory over Boston College (8-9, 0-4 ACC) on Thursday (Jan. 15) at John Paul Jones Arena.


UVA honored among 100 Hospitals with Great Women’s Health Programs

Becker’s Hospital Review has named University of Virginia Medical Center to its 2014 list of “100 hospitals with great women’s health programs.”


UVA women’s basketball hosts Boston College on Thursday

The UVA women’s basketball team (12-4, 2-1 ACC) hosts Boston College (8-8, 0-3 ACC) on Thursday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at John Paul Jones Arena.


Bridgewater College professors to give presentation on swords

Drs. Gavin Lawson and Clifford Harmon will present “Swords in the Middle Ages and Renaissance” at7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.


#8 UVA field hockey falls at #14 Boston College, 5-3

The No. 8 UVA field hockey team (12-6, 4-2 ACC) closed out its regular-season Atlantic Coast Conference slate with a 5-3 loss at No. 14 Boston College (12-5, 3-3 ACC) on Friday (Oct. 24), but will still finish the year as the ACC regular-season co-champions.


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EMU men’s basketball poised for big season

An “easy schedule” is always a relative term, but compared to last year the upcoming season’s schedule for the EMU men doesn’t look quite as over-bearing as the last.


Bridgewater College Arts and Events: October 2014

Bridgewater College upcoming events: October 2014.


Bridgewater College football

Bridgewater soccer roundup: Women defeat Roanoke, men defeat Lynchburg

Bridgewater women shut out Roanoke: Ashley Crossman scored both goals Saturday afternoon as the Bridgewater College Eagles picked up a key, 2-0, Old Dominion Athletic Conference women’s soccer victory over Roanoke College.


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Bridgewater soccer roundup: Men defeat SVU, women fall to McDaniel

Bridgewater responded to an early Southern Virginia score with three goals before the halftime break and the Eagles went on to defeat the Knights, 3-1, Tuesday afternoon in non-conference women’s soccer action.


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Bridgewater soccer: Men win, women fall to #8 Lynchburg

Bridgewater men’s soccer wins in OT: Junior midfielder Ricky Capuano scored the winning goal early in the first overtime Saturday afternoon to lift Bridgewater College to a 3-2 victory over Randolph-Macon College in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener for both squads.


Bridgewater College to host Business Expo on Sept. 3

A business expo designed to help connect Bridgewater College students with local businesses and residents will be held Sept. 3 from 3-6 p.m. at the Funkhouser Center on the college campus.


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EMU women’s cross country picked second in ODAC poll

The EMU cross country women are expected to challenge for the conference title this year, according to Coach Jason Lewkowicz and now according to the other ODAC coaches.


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.


JMU field hockey’s West, Stijntjes named to 2014 Preseason All-CAA Team

Redshirt-junior midfielder Taylor West (Princess Anne, Md./Pocomoke) and junior back Loes Stijntjes (Steenokkerzeel, Belgium/Heilig Hartcollege) represented JMU field hockey on the 2014 Preseason All-Colonial Athletic Association team, the league announced Thursday.


Bridgewater College announces events for fall semester

From lectures by featured speakers to music performances and theater productions, Bridgewater College offers a wide range of arts and events for the community to enjoy during the 2014 fall semester.


Boston College Press Conference: Andy Gallik and Dominique Williams

ACC Football Kickoff interview with Andy Gallik and Dominique Williams.


Listen to Play Ball! on WSVA

Play Ball! with Mike Bocock and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is back on WSVA-550AM in Harrisonburg, Va., today at 6:25 p.m.


Bridgewater College’s Sheridan will explore Homer’s Odyssey in seminar

Christian Sheridan, an associate professor of English at Bridgewater College, is one of a select group of faculty members nationwide chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) and the Center for Hellenic Studies to participate in an Ancient Greece in the Modern Classroom seminar on Homer’s Odyssey.


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Augusta Health nurses earn certifications

On March 19, National Certified Nurses Day, 33 Augusta Health nurses were recognized for their professionalism, leadership and commitment to excellent patient care for the national certifications they earned.


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Augusta Health employees earn certifications

Over the past several months, 38 Augusta Health employees earned national certifications in their areas of expertise. Certifications require demonstration of extensive knowledge in a subject area, usually by examination.


Bridgewater College to celebrate Founders Day on Tuesday

Bridgewater College will celebrate the 134 years since its founding on Tuesday, April 1, presenting three awards during the 11 a.m. Founder’s Day Convocation in the Carter Center for Worship and Music.


UVA Athletics

#3 UVa. baseball completes sweep of Boston College

The third-ranked UVa. baseball team finished off a three-game series sweep of Boston CollegeSaturday after taking both games of a doubleheader against the Eagles.


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#3 UVa. baseball tops Boston College in series opener, 8-1

Behind 6 1/3 shutout innings from Nathan Kirby (So., Midlothian, Va.), the third-ranked UVa. baseball team rolled to an 8-1 victory over Boston College Friday at Davenport Field. Virginia (13-3, 3-1 ACC) came within an out of a shutout as five Cavalier pitchers limited BC (6-10, 0-4) to six hits.


#11 Georgia Tech holds on, defeats #14 Boston College, 71-67, in ACC Tournament

A regulation-ending 13-1 run by #14 seed Boston College sent the game to overtime, but #11 seed Georgia Tech took control in the final minute of the extra session to pull out a 71-67 win in the final game of the first round of the 2014 ACC Tournament.


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UVa. women’s basketball at Georgia Tech rescheduled to Friday

The UVa. women’s basketball team (12-11, 5-5 ACC) faces Georgia Tech (16-8, 6-5 ACC) on Friday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. in Atlanta, Ga. The game between the Cavaliers and Yellow Jackets was originally scheduled for Thursday.


Chris Graham: Workmanlike victory for UVa.

It had been a while since anybody has given UVa. a game on its home court at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville, Va.


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Boston College rallies, knocks off UVa. women’s basketball, 69-65

The UVa. women’s basketball team (12-11, 5-5 ACC) fell 69-65 on the roadThursday night (Feb. 6) at Boston College (12-12, 3-7 ACC).


Notes, Quotes and Comments: UVa.-Boston College

UVa. improved to 9-1 in the ACC, its best start to a conference season since 1981-82. The Cavaliers won their 14th consecutive home ACC game, the second-longest streak in school history (16 straight home ACC wins from 1980-1982).


Chris Graham: Don’t worry about the ugly end to the UVa.-Boston College game

UVa. led Boston College 20-5 10 minutes in, led by 19 at halftime, and still led by 19 with 4:47 to go. Then BC came back. With a vengeance.


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UVa. coasts past Boston College, 77-67

#20 UVa. jumped out to a 20-5 lead in the opening 10 minutes, then coasted, perhaps a bit too much, in defeating Boston College 77-67 Wednesday night in Charlottesville, Va.


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Video: Boston College-Virginia Tech basketball highlights

Boston College’s Joe Rahon scored a team-high 20 points and led the Eagles to a 76-52 victory over Virginia Tech Wednesday evening. The Eagles hit 14 three-pointers in the game. Virginia Tech’s Jarell Eddie scored a game-high 22 points.


Bridgewater College receives enterprise grant to support recycling program

A $2,500 grant to Bridgewater College from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation will fund the purchase of an electric-powered utility vehicle for use in the college’s recycling program.