Tag: Fishburne

Fishburne senior Baboucar Sallah-Mohammed concludes dominant soccer season

Fishburne Military School senior Baboucar Sallah-Mohammed is a striking presence lining up at wideout on the football field, and he would strike fear in the hearts of opponents on the basketball court. But Sallah-Mohammed’s heart is in his feet.


Fishburne Military School football wins inaugural conference championship

Last spring the athletis directors of Hargrave Military Academy, Fishburne Military School, Massanutten Military Academy, and Randolph-Macon Academy wanted to start a football conference for their military schools, and the Patriot Military School Conference was born.


Fishburne football ready for Covenant, Parents Military Weekend crowd

The 0-2 start to the 2015 Fishburne Military School football season didn’t concern first-year head coach Chip Hill. The late start to training camp and the issues with weather limiting practice time put the Caissons behind schedule, and FMS opened with two opponents – Fuqua and Roanoke Catholic – that are expected to compete for state playoff bids.


Fishburne soccer opens with a win over Hargrave

The Fishburne soccer team opened the 2015 season Tuesday with a 6-1 win over rival Hargrave.


Fishburne Military School announces additions of Chip Hill, Terry Waters to athletics staff

Fishburne Military School is building on the recent success of its athletics programs with the appointments of football coach Chip Hill and wrestling coach Terry Waters, both announced at the school on Monday.


Treavor Norman K’s 15: Fishburne defeats Covenant, 3-1

Treavor Norman struck out 15 batters to lift Fishburne Military School to a 3-1 win over Covenant at Diamond Club.


Fishburne lacrosse raising awareness of kidney cancer

The Fishburne Military School lacrosse team is using its Tuesday home to raise awareness of kidney cancer.


Norman carries Fishburne past Hargrave Military Academy, 9-4

Treavor Norman proved to be a dual threat on Tuesday from both the mound and the plate, as Fishburne downed Hargrave 9-4.


Fishburne Military School tops North Cross, 7-3

Fishburne and North Cross traded the lead five times on Thursday in Roanoke, but it was Fishburne that emerged victorious by a 7-3 final.


Treavor Norman homers, no-hits Massanutten in 14-0 Fishburne win

Junior righty Treavor Norman threw a five-inning no-hitter and homered to lead Fishburne Military School to a 14-0 win over Massanutten Military Academy Friday night at the Stuarts Draft Diamond Club.


Fishburne PG basketball coach Ed Huckaby: We changed lives

Fishburne Military School postgraduate basketball coach Ed Huckaby was “surprised” when he learned Monday that the school was disbanding its PG program after a six-year run.


Fishburne wrestler Daniel May wins state title

Fishburne Military School senior Daniel May of Stafford, Va., won a VISAA State Championship for wrestling this weekend in Richmond.


Fishburne senior wrestler Daniel May records win #100

Fishburne Military School senior wrestler Daniel May earned his 100th career victory on Thursday. But 100 wins wasn’t why he gave up sodas and gets up early in the morning before classes to train.


Fishburne postgrad basketball upsets #5 Hargrave, 90-89

Fishburne led by 14 with 5:56 to go, but needed an Adrian Rich basket with 9.1 seconds left to finish off the upset of fifth-ranked Hargrave, 90-89, in a postgraduate basketball thriller Tuesday night at Alumni Memorial Gym in Waynesboro, Va.


Fork Union pulls away late, defeats Fishburne, 74-68

An Andrew Eudy jumper with 38 seconds left broke a 68-68 tie, and Fishburne couldn’t get the equalizer in the final minute as the Caissons fell to Fork Union, 74-68, at Alumni Memorial Gym in Waynesboro, Va., Wednesday night.


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.


Debut issue of Augusta Free Press: The Magazine now online

Augusta Free Press is back in print with the debut issue of Augusta Free Press: The Magazine, with cover stories on the final phase of work on the Wayne Theatre and a Middlebrook doctor recently named the 2014 Country Doctor of the Year.


Fishburne Military School varsity basketball drops third straight

The Fishburne Military School varsity basketball team suffered its third straight loss on Thursday, losing in overtime to Stuart Hall.


Highlights from Fishburne PG win over Shenandoah U.

Highlights from the Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team’s 85-53 win over the Shenandoah University JV team on Jan. 8. Produced by Augusta Free Press.Highlights from Fishburne PG win over Shenandoah U.


Video: Fishburne-Shenandoah postgame

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham interviews Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball players John Whitaker and Devenir Duruisseau after the Caissons’ 85-53 win over the Shenandoah University JV team on Jan. 9.


Fishburne varsity basketball falls to North Cross

The defending VIC Division II champions played as they should at home on Monday night, topping Fishburne’s Caissons 70-59.


Fishburne escapes Bridgewater JVs, 104-100

The Fishburne postgrad basketball team was focused on its game Tuesday night at nationally-ranked Hargrave. The Bridgewater College JV team was living in the here and now.


FUMA wins Caissons Classic at Fishburne Military School

Fork Union Military Academy topped the host Fishburne Military School Caissons in the championship game on Saturday to win the 15th annual Caissons Classic.


Fishburne PG basketball prepares for busy week

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball has a busy week ahead, with games against Ridgeview Prep (N.C.) and Hargrave Military sandwiched around a home tilt against the Bridgewater College JVs.


Fishburne rolls past Rise Academy, 91-54

Fishburne got 22 points from Chris Shields and coasted to a 91-54 win over Rise Academy (Philadelphia, Pa.) on Thursday at Alumni Memorial Gym in Waynesboro.


Fishburne varsity basketball falls to Covenant

The Fishburne varsity basketball team suffered its first loss of the season last night in Charlottesville, falling to Covenant 58-55 in overtime.


Video: Fishburne Military School PG basketball coach Ed Huckaby

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball coach Ed Huckaby talks with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham after the Caissons’ 86-74 loss to IMG Academy on Sunday.


Fishburne PG basketball slides past Kiski, 92-84

A 14-1 Fishburne run gave the Caissons the lead at the half, and FMS maintained a safe lead in the final 20 minutes in posting a 92-84 win Thursday night in the Best Western Caisson Shootout.


2014 Best Western Plus Caisson Shootout: Five of the nation’s top 10 postgrad teams at Fishburne Dec. 4-7

The 2014 Best Western Plus Caisson Shootout will be held at Fishburne Military School beginning Thursday, December 4 and running through Sunday, Dec. 7.


Inside Fishburne PG Basketball: Previewing the Best Western Caisson Shootout

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball coach Ed Huckaby and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham preview the Best Western Caisson Shootout.


Fishburne basketball routs Grace Christian, 65-31

The Fishburne Military School varsity basketball team traveled to Staunton for a contest against the Warriors of Grace Christian School on Tuesday night and returned to Waynesboro with a 65-31 win.


Inside Fishburne PG Basketball Today: Signing Day wrap and more

Inside Fishburne PG Basketball returns with host Chris Graham and FMS coach Ed Huckaby. The show starts with a look back at National Signing Day, which saw seven Fishburne recruits sign National Letters of Intent.