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Four Fishburne cadets nominated to U.S. military academies

Fishburne Military School’s Headmaster and Senior Army Instructor announced Thursday that four cadets from the Virginia military school have earned nominations this month to attend United States Service Academies.

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.

Stuart Hall School introduces new merit scholarships

Stuart Hall School today announced the availability of two $10,000 merit scholarships available to new day students in rising 6th-12th grades. Through this scholarship program, Stuart Hall strives to recognize boys and girls who exemplify what it is to be a great student.

Video: Wreaths Across America

Fishburne Military School participated in the Wreaths Across America program on Tuesday, Dec. 10. Brig. Gen. (Ret.) John E. Sayers Jr. was the keynote speaker at the event. Cadets placed wreaths in memory of fallen service members from the U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard and Merchant Marines. A special wreath was placed in memory of former FMS TAC Officer Daniel West.

Kansas State coach Bruce Weber in Waynesboro to watch FMS recruit Tre’ Harris

Tre’ Harris has already signed with Kansas State, so it’s not like Bruce Weber needed to do any selling on the Fishburne Military School combo guard. But Weber was in Waynesboro just the same on Saturday to see Harris (6’5, 180, Glen Carbon, Ill.) score 13 points to help the second-ranked Caissons postgrad basketball team to a 76-63 win over Kiski School (Pa.).

#2 Fishburne rallies, knocks off Kiski, 76-63

Kiski led #2 Fishburne by as many as nine points in the first half, but the Caissons took control with defense in a strong second-half performance that lifted FMS to a 76-63 win at the FMS Best Western Caisson Shootout.

Fishburne takes control in second half, defeats Miller School, 107-87

Down one at the break, the Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team turned up the intensity on defense on Miller School in the second half in a 107-87 win Thursday night in the opener of the FMS Best Western Caisson Shootout.

Fishburne hosts Best Western Plus 2013 Caisson Shootout basketball tournament

Eleven of the top prep basketball teams in country will be at Fishburne Military School this week for the Best Western Plus 2013 Caisson Shootout. The host school Fishburne’s postgrad basketball team headlines the event, which also features Fork Union Military Academy, Hargrave Military Academy, Massanutten Military Academy and Miller School.

International students add to culture at Fishburne Military School

Close to 10 percent of the Fishburne Military School cadet corps is international students like Cho. Admissions director Cedrick Broadhurst said international families look at FMS “because we offer the discipline, the respect, the things they need to be able to succeed in life.”

FMS PG Basketball Today: Caissons sweep another weekend set

The Fishburne Military School postgraduate basketball team swept the weekend at the Kiski School (Pa.) National Prep Tourney. The Caissons defeated Propel Charter (Pa.) 108-23 on Friday, Rise Academy (N.C.) 67-45 on Saturday and the home team Kiski School 67-65 on Sunday.

Fishburne postgrad basketball team rolls to 115-66 win over Bluefield

Garrett Collins was sublime, sinking 11 three-pointers, and Fishburne Military School’s postgrad basketball team lit up the Bluefield College JV team, 115-66, Friday night.

Video: Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball dunk contest

Video highlights from the dunk contest at the Fishburne Military School Postgrad Basketball Media Day on Oct. 23, 2013.