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EMU Athlete Of The Week: Caleb Schlabach

This week’s EMU Athlete of the week is being award to Caleb Schlabach (Millersburg, Ohio/Hiland) for demonstrating his ability to significantly improve every round this fall on the golf course.

McEnroe, Sampras beat Roddick, Harrison at Greenbrier Champions Tennis Classic

The Greenbrier hosted the third annual star-studded Greenbrier Champions Tennis Classic last weekend.

JMU softball joins Spotswood High School for community carnival

James Madison softball joined Spotswood High School for its annual CommUNITY Carnival last Friday afternoon. It was the Dukes second year to be involved in the event, which supports Spotswood’s anti-bullying program called Olweus.

UVA golfer Denny McCarthy shoots 64, leads US to World Amateur Team title

UVA senior men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) got off to an amazing start during his final round at the World Amateur Team Championships to help the U.S. team win the event and defend its Eisenhower Trophy.

UVA golfer McCarthy helps US team grab lead at World Amateur Team Championship

UVA senior men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) shot 4-under 67 at the World Amateur Team Championships to help Team USA take the lead after 54 holes of play.

UVA Sports Notebook: Field hockey, tennis, golf news

The No. 6 UVA field hockey team (3-2) opens up ACC action on Friday, Sept. 12, hosting No. 11 Louisville (4-0) at 6 p.m. at University Hall Turf Field.

JMU golf fares well at Golfweek Program Challenge

The JMU women’s golf team continued its improvement round to round and finished sixth at the 2014 Golfweek Program Challenge, Sept. 7-9.

UVA Sports Notebook: Tennis in preseason rankings, golf news

The UVA men’s tennis team had six individuals receive preseason singles rankings Monday (Sept. 8) from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

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UVA golfer Denny McCarthy named to USGA World Amateur Team

The United States Golf Association announced today that Virginia senior men’s golfer Denny McCarthy has been selected as one of three players who will represent the United States at the 2014 World Amateur Team Championship.

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UVA golf’s McCarthy rallies, earns spot in U.S. Amateur quarters

UVA men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) advanced to the quarterfinals of the 114th U.S. Amateur Championships in dramatic fashion Thursday by using a come-from behind rally over his final five holes at the Atlanta Athletic Club.

Liberty frosh Logue advances in U.S. Amateur

Incoming Liberty freshman golfer Isaiah Logue completed his run at the 2014 U.S. Amateur today, advancing to the event’s Round of 32 competition.

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UVA golf pair advance in U.S. Amateur

UVA senior men’s golfer Denny McCarthy (Rockville, Md.) and sophomore Derek Bard (New Hartford, N.Y.) advanced to the match play portion of the 114th U.S. Amateur Championships taking place in Johns Creek, Ga., at the Atlanta Athletic Club.

Press Conference: Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talks with reporters after practice at training camp in Richmond, Va., on July 25.

ACC Football Kickoff: This Is SportsCenter comes to life

We sit down for the big banquet at the ACC Football Kickoff last night, and my wife, a Virginia Tech alum, class of 1999, notices somebody familiar at the next table.

Chris Graham: Tone down on the succeed thing

On the one hand, America loves to give out ribbons to people who do nothing other than try. On the other hand, we love even more to beat down people who actually succeed.

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UVA student-athletes post plus-3.0 GPA for spring semester

Virginia student-athletes registered an outstanding academic performance during the Spring 2014 semester. The overall GPA for UVa’s 627 student-athletes in Spring 2014 was 3.0 for the second consecutive semester.

VMI names Curtis Whaley strength and conditioning coach for Olympic sports

VMI football strength and conditioning coach Jimmy Whitten has announced Curtis Whaley as the Institute’s Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for Olympic Sports.

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Waynesboro YMCA raises money with golf fundraiser

On a perfect day for golf, with temperatures in the mid-80s, and a limitless sunny sky, 20 teams took the course for the 2014 Merv Wooten Invitational at the Waynesboro Country Club on July 11, raising more than $10,000 for the Waynesboro Family YMCA.


Drunk driver ends up stuck on golf course bridge

The Waynesboro Police Department charged a Stuarts Draft man earlier today for DUI after a shortcut he was trying to take resulted in him traveling through the golf course at the Waynesboro Country Club.

Nick Faldo added to Greenbrier Classic field

Officials of The Greenbrier Classic announced today the commitment of six-time major championship winner Sir Nick Faldo to compete in one of the top fields on the PGA TOUR.

Press Conference: Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talks with reporters.

Jason Day, Bubba Watson top early commitments to The Greenbrier Classic

Officials of The Greenbrier Classic announced today that the tournament has accepted early entry commitments from popular young star Jason Day, defending Masters champion Bubba Watson, and 2012 U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson to compete in the 5th edition of the award-winning tournament at The Old White TPC Course

Waynesboro Country Club hosts pickleball event June 1

Waynesboro Country Club is inviting the community to its Pickleball Kickoff on Sunday, June 1 starting at 1:00 pm. All ages and skill levels are welcome, with complimentary paddles and instruction provided along with a free lunch from the Club.

Fishburne golfers third in VIC tournament, headed to state

The Fishburne Military School golf team finished the regular season on Monday with a third-place finish at the VIC Tournament at London Down Golf Club in Lynchburg.

Fishburne Military School golf improves to 9-0

The Fishburne Military School golf team improved its record to 9-0 Tuesday with a win against Roanoke Catholic School. The Caissions were led by freshman Matthew Manos and senior Collin Wade, both shooting a round of 4-over par, 40. Also contributing were Reid D’Amico and Jacob Cochran shooting a score of 44 and Hunter Couchot coming in with a 48.

Should wrestling have an offseason?

Wrestling is 52 weeks a year; might it be too much? The short answer is yes, but that doesn’t mean the sport needs an offseason. WWE and TNA just need to be smarter about how they manage their talents.