Tag: hockey

New Bauer helmet tops Virginia Tech hockey helmet ratings

The Bauer RE-AKT 75 is the best performing helmet on the consumer market according to the Virginia Tech Helmet Ratings.


Fifty Plus: Hockey playoffs and evil super powers

We’re fans of hockey at my house and it’s playoff season. Well, my husband and daughter are the fans with me giving just a mild rat’s ass.


JMU field hockey loses to Delaware, 2-1, in CAA Tournament final

A goal in the 39th minute by second-seeded Delaware proved to be the difference in the CAA championship game for fourth-seeded JMU field hockey as the Dukes fell 2-1.


Top seed UVA upset by Wake Forest in ACC field hockey tournament

The No. 13 UVA field hockey team (12-8, 4-2 ACC), the top seed in the 2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Field Hockey Championships, lost 2-1 to fourth-seeded Wake Forest (13-6, 3-3 ACC).


WWE gets something right? Good moves with booking on Randy Orton, Dolph Ziggler

WWE hasn’t been getting much right lately. For all the hype the company is trying to give to its free month of WWE Network, for example, you’re not giving away the product for free if people were buying it.


#8 UVA field hockey drops regular-season finale at Boston U., 2-1

The No. 8 UVA field hockey team (12-7, 4-2 ACC) dropped its final regular-season game of the year at Boston University (10-7, 4-1 Patriot), falling 2-1 on Sunday (Oct. 26).


UVA earns #1 seed in ACC Field Hockey Championship

The UVA field hockey team (12-6, 4-1 ACC) has earned the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference Field Hockey Championships, as announced today (Nov. 25) by the conference office.


#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.


Late goal lifts #8 Duke field hockey over JMU, 3-2

A high shot knocked in at the far post by No. 8 Duke in the 67th minute of play proved to be the difference in JMU field hockey’s 3-2 loss in Durham, North Carolina, on Sunday afternoon.


#6 UVA field hockey upended by 19 ODU, 1-0

The No. 6 UVA field hockey team (12-5, 4-1 ACC) lost 1-0 to No. 19 Old Dominion (9-6, 2-1 Big East) on Sunday in the Cavaliers’ final home game of the 2014 season.


#6 UVA field hockey downs Liberty in OT, 3-2

The No. 6 UVA field hockey team (12-4, 4-1 ACC) erased a two-goal deficit to defeat Liberty (9-6, 3-0 NorPac) in overtime, 3-2, on Friday (Oct. 17) at Turf Field.


JMU field hockey shuts out American in home finale, 1-0

A goal in the ninth minute of play Wednesday night proved to be the difference in James Madison field hockey’s 1-0 win over American in the 2014 home finale at the JMU Field Hockey Complex.


#3 UVA field hockey suffers first ACC loss, falls to #17 Wake Forest, 4-3

The No. 3 UVA field hockey team (11-4, 4-1 ACC) suffered its first conference loss of the season, falling 4-3 to No. 17 Wake Forest (9-5,2-2 ACC) on Sunday (Oct. 12) at Turf Field.


#3 UVA field hockey tops Richmond, 2-1

The No. 3 UVA field hockey team (11-3, 4-0 ACC) earned a 2-1 road victory at Richmond (7-4, 3-1 A-10) on Friday (Oct. 10) in the first-ever night game at Cresnshaw Field.


#3 UVA field hockey upset by Ohio State, 4-3

The No. 3 UVA field hockey team (10-3, 4-0 ACC) had its nine-game win streak snapped with a 4-3 loss in overtime to Ohio State (4-7, 0-3 Big Ten) on Sunday (Oct. 5).


JMU field hockey drops double OT heartbreaker to Delaware, 6-5

Delaware scored the golden goal with just 2:19 left to play in the second overtime to bring the James Madison field hockey team’s comeback bid just short as the Dukes fell 6-5 in double overtime to the defending Colonial Athletic Association champion Blue Hens in both teams’ league opener on Friday night at the JMU Field Hockey Complex.


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Mild upset: #3 UVA field hockey knocks off #1 UNC, 2-1

The No. 3 UVA field hockey team (10-2, 4-0 ACC) earned a 2-1 upset victory on the road at No. 1 North Carolina (8-2, 2-2 ACC) on Friday (Oct. 3).


#19 ODU field hockey blasts JMU, 4-0

The James Madison field hockey squad dropped a 4-0 decision to No. 19 Old Dominion on Sunday afternoon at LR Hill Sports Complex in Norfolk, Virginia.


#3 UVA field hockey dominates Vermont, 8-0

The No. 3 UVA field hockey team (9-2, 3-0 ACC) closed out a three-game home stand with an 8-0 victory over Vermont (0-9) on Sunday (Sept. 28) at University Hall Turf Field.


Golden goal lifts JMU field hockey past VCU, 3-2

A golden goal by junior back Loes Stijntjes (Steenokkerzeel, Belgium/Heilig Hartcollege) sealed the James Madison field hockey team’s come-from-behind 3-2 overtime victory against VCU at Cary Street Field in Richmond, Virginia, on Friday afternoon.