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Harrisonburg Turks clinch Valley League regular season title

The Harrisonburg Turks clinched the 2014 Valley Baseball League pennant with a 2-0 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in a rain-shortened game on Saturday night.

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Lynchburg Hillcats top Frederick Keys, 6-3

Lucas Sims completed his fourth straight quality start tonight allowing three runs over seven innings in the Lynchburg Hillcats’ 6-3 win over the Frederick Keys. Despite the recent string of strong outings, it was the first win for Sims since June 26.

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Erie tops Richmond Flying Squirrels, 5-1

The Erie SeaWolves (52-55) downed the Richmond Flying Squirrels (64-43), 5-1, at Jerry Uht Park on Saturday night.

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Five-run fifth powers Harrisonburg past New Market

A five-run, fifth-inning explosion powered the Harrisonburg Turks past the New Market Rebels 8-3 on Friday night.

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Salem Red Sox blank Myrtle Beach, 6-0

Cody Kukuk looked about as dominant as you can look, tossing six scoreless innings in the Salem Red Sox 6-0 win over the Myrtle Beach Pelicans Friday night.

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Erie tops Richmond, 2-0, streak ends at six

The Erie SeaWolves (51-55) snapped the Richmond Flying Squirrels’ (64-42) six-game win-streak with a, 2-0, shutout victory at Jerry Uht Park on Friday night.

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Miller dominant, Lynchburg avoids sweep, tops Salem, 5-0

Jarett Miller struck out six while tossing a career-high 7.2 innings, and Jose Martinez homered to contribute to a 5-0 victory against the Salem Red Sox at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night.

Waynesboro Generals whitewash Covington Lumberjacks, 6-0

Jeff Schank gave up three hits in six scoreless innings, and Garrett Russini had a homer and three RBI, lifting the Waynesboro Generals to a 6-0 win over the Covington Lumberjacks in Game 1 of a Valley League doubleheader at Kate Collins Field Wednesday night.

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Salem Red Sox blank Lynchburg Hillcats, 10-0

The Salem Red Sox scored double digit runs for only the second time in the second half and Pat Light put together his best start of the season in a 10-0 blowout win over the Lynchburg Hillcats at City Stadium Tuesday night. Light picked up his third win in his last five starts, surrendering just […]

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Snodgrass pitches Richmond past Akron, 2-0

Lefty Jack Snodgrass rode to the rescue of a depleted bullpen, turning in seven scoreless innings as the Richmond Flying Squirrels (61-41) blanked the Akron RubberDucks (57-46), 2-0, on Monday night at Canal Park.

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Richmond goes extras to top Harrisburg, 5-4

In the longest game of the season, the Richmond Flying Squirrels (60-41) defeated the Harrisburg Senators (40-60), 5-4, in 15 innings at The Diamond on Sunday afternoon.

Charles Town Cannons blast Waynesboro Generals, 15-8

A five-run fifth and a five-run eighth lifted the Charles Town Cannons to a booming 15-8 win over the Waynesboro Generals Sunday night.

Boston College Press Conference: Andy Gallik and Dominique Williams

ACC Football Kickoff interview with Andy Gallik and Dominique Williams.

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Richmond, as Braves, defeats Senators, 7-3

A four-run eighth inning allowed the Richmond Flying Squirrels (59-41) to pull away from the Harrisburg Senators (40-59), 7-3, in front of a capacity crowd (9,560) at The Diamond on Saturday night.

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Dramatic rally lifts Harrisonburg over Front Royal

Mitchell Matulia’s bases-clearing, go-ahead double capped a 6-5 comeback win for the Harrisonburg Turks over the league-leading Front Royal Cardinals on Friday night.

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Lynchburg Hillcats nip Carolina Mudcats, 3-2

Daniel Watts tied a career high with eight strikeouts, while Alex Wilson recorded the final five outs for his 10th save of the year in a 3-2 Lynchburg Hillcats victory in front of 3,410 fans at Calvin Falwell Field Friday night.

JMU’s Ty McFarland named to all-state baseball team

James Madison senior third baseman Ty McFarland (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) was named First Team All-State by the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) this week.

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Jarrett Parker slam lifts Richmond Flying Squirrels

Jarrett Parker’s fifth-inning grand slam vaulted the Richmond Flying Squirrels (58-40) past the Harrisburg Senators (39-58), 5-1, in front of a capacity crowd (9,560) at The Diamond on Thursday night.


ODU picked fifth in C-USA East in preseason football poll

ODU football was picked to finish fifth in the seven-team Conference USA East Division, C-USA Announced on Wednesday.

Potomac Nationals

Rocks dig the long ball: Wilmington powers past Potomac

The Potomac Nationals (50-42, 12-11) were swept by the Wilmington Blue Rocks (45-47, 12-12) in two seven-inning games on Wednesday night.

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Carolina does it again: Lynchburg rally falls short

With the tying run at third and the winning run at second base in the ninth inning, Emerson Landoni lined a baseball up the middle, but the pitcher Grant Sides slowed it down with his mitt and Yhoxian Medina made a great backhanded play behind second base to throw out Landoni and give Carolina a 4-3 victory over Lynchburg.

Wild one! Waynesboro holds off late Staunton rally, wins 14-11

Waynesboro seemed to put the Staunton Braves on cruise control with a seven-run eighth, but the Braves actually brought the tying run to the plate after trailing by seven with two outs in the ninth before the Generals finished off a wild 14-11 victory Wednesday night.

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Harrisonburg Turks split two with Covington Lumberjacks

Dominant starting pitching from Nolan Krivijanski and Ryan Castellenos forced a doubleheader split between the Harrisonburg Turks and Covington Lumberjacks on Tuesday night. Covington Took the first game 4-0 and Harrisonburg won the second 2-1.

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Richmond Flying Squirrels top Bowie, 5-0

Left-hander Adalberto Mejia set the course for the Richmond Flying Squirrels (57-40) with five scoreless innings as they breezed past the Bowie Baysox (50-47), 5-0, on Monday afternoon at Prince George’s Stadium.

Caleb Powell gem pushes Waynesboro past New Market, 4-1

Waynesboro got a solid effort from starting pitcher Caleb Powell to lift the Generals to a 4-1 win over New Market on Sunday night at Kate Collins Field.

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Richmond coasts past Bowie, 7-2

The Richmond Flying Squirrels (56-40) cruised past the Bowie Baysox (50-46), 7-2, on Sunday night at Prince George’s Stadium.

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Lynchburg slugs, but still falls to Myrtle Beach

The Lynchburg Hillcats racked up 14 hits tonight, but lost their fifth straight game 8-6 to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans. The ‘Cats committed three errors, which led to four unearned runs.

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Richmond loses pitchers’ duel in Bowie, 2-0

In a pitcher’s duel between Bowie righty Zach Davies and Richmond lefty Jack Snodgrass, the Baysox (50-45) prevailed, 2-0, over the Flying Squirrels (55-40) at Prince George’s Stadium on Saturday night.

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Lynchburg Hillcats losing streak at four

The Lynchburg Hillcats lost a pitchers duel 2-1 to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans tonight. Lucas Sims was the tough-luck losing pitcher allowing two runs, but only one was earned, over 6.2 innings.

Bats come alive: Waynesboro Generals top Covington, 9-5

Waynesboro pounded out 16 hits, Kevin Krupp hit his first home run of the summer, and the Generals topped Covington, 9-5, Friday night.

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Slam sinks Lynchburg Hillcats in 11-6 loss

Jose Martinez gave Lynchburg the lead with a solo home run in the first inning, but Alex Monsalve’s grand slam gave Carolina the lead for good in the seventh, as the Mudcats went on to claim an 11-6 victory in the series finale at Calvin Falwell Field Thursday night.

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Potomac Nationals, Wilmington Blue Rocks fight rain again

The Potomac Nationals (9-9) and Wilmington Blue Rocks (9-10) finished one of their two scheduled games on Thursday before being suspended due to rain in Game Two.

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Frederick Keys outslug Salem Red Sox

The Frederick Keys turned a 1-1 game after six into a 8-1 lead after eight frames, and won over the Salem Red Sox by that final score at LewisGale Field Wednesday afternoon.

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Mario Lisson knocks in five, Richmond tops Akron, 9-4

Mario Lisson knocked in five runs to lead the Richmond Flying Squirrels (54-37) to a, 9-4, victory over the Akron RubberDucks on Tuesday night at The Diamond.

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Frederick Keys hold off Salem Red Sox in extras

The Frederick Keys scratched across a run in the tenth, and held on for a 7-6 victory over the Salem Red Sox in ten innings at LewisGale Field Tuesday night.

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Myrtle Beach blanks Potomac Nationals, 2-0

The Potomac Nationals (8-8) had their opportunities but could not rally past the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (11-7) who blanked Potomac in a 2-0 victory on Sunday night at Pfitzner Stadium.

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Myrtle Beach downs Potomac Nationals, 4-2

The Potomac Nationals (6-7) dropped the opening game of their series against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans (10-5) 4-2 on a sold out Independence Day extravaganza at Pfitzner Stadium. LHP Chad Bell (W, 3-0) allowed just two hits in five innings to earn the win for Myrtle Beach.

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Carolina Mudcats complete sweep of Lynchburg Hillcats, 10-4

The Lynchburg Hillcats suffered their fourth straight loss tonight allowing 10 unanswered runs in the middle innings. The Carolina Mudcats held on to win 10-4 fending off one late rally for the Hillcats, who scored three runs in the seventh.

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Carolina Mudcats top Lynchburg Hillcats, 4-2

The Lynchburg Hillcats fended off constant threats from the Carolina Mudcats, allowing just four runs on 12 hits, but lost 4-2 at Five County Stadium.

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UVA wins VaSID All Sports Championship

UVA won 65.5 percent of its intercollegiate athletic contests in 2013-14 to win the 36th annual Virginia Sports Information Director’s Association Division I All-Sport championship.

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Lynchburg Hillcats drop opener in Carolina, 8-3

The Lynchburg Hillcats suffered an 8–3 loss to the Carolina Mudcats tonight as they were unable to close out innings. Lynchburg threw 176 pitches in eight innings of work, walking seven and hitting one batter as a staff in the series opening loss. Carolina pulled away with a five-run two-out rally in the fourth.

Staunton Braves rally in ninth, defeat Waynesboro Generals in extras, 8-6

A two-out, two-strike, ninth-inning double by James Vasquez tied the score, and the Staunton Braves broke through with two runs in the top of the 10th en route to an 8-6 win over the Waynesboro Generals at Kate Collins Field Tuesday night.

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Lynchburg Hillcats lose slugfest to Myrtle Beach, 9-6

Tyler Tewell recorded the first multi-homer game of his career, going 2-for-4 with three RBIs, but Lynchburg dropped the rubbermatch against Myrtle Beach in a 9-6 slugfest at Calvin Falwell Field Monday night.


Report: The impact of fuel taxes on Virginia, Maryland, D.C.

Last year, lawmakers in Virginia made history by altering the state fuel tax rate formula. In a rejection of traditional transportation funding, Virginia became the first state to eliminate the conventional cents-per-gallon (cpg) fuel tax,and the District of Columbia followed suit.

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Salem Red Sox top Wilmington, 4-2

Pat Light turned around the fortunes of his second half with five excellent innings in the Salem Red Sox’s 4-2 victory over the Wilmington Blue Rocks at LewisGale Field Sunday afternoon.