Tag: Jeff Fife

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YMCA executive director takes personal fitness journey

For decades, I’ve been able to tell my story that I’m not only an employee and alum but also one of the many lives that have been impacted by the YMCA.

Letter: Waynesboro YMCA seeks help with two community projects

On occasion I’ll go to our Waynesboro YMCA members, friends, and donors and ask for help. I have two special requests this holiday season and wanted to see if folks might be interested in getting involved.

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Podcast: Can UVA baseball pull the upset in the NCAA Tournament?

Nobody is thinking UVA baseball as the NCAA Tournament gets under way Friday with regional action at 16 sites across the country. The UVA Sports Today team – host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham – is thinking UVA baseball. Chris and Jeff break down the Lake Elsinore Regional.

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UVA Sports Today: Breaking down #2 Cavs’ win over Clemson

The UVA Sports Today crew – host Jeff Fife and UVA beat writers Chris Graham and Scott German – break down the second-ranked Cavs’ 65-42 win over Clemson in ACC play on Tuesday.

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#2 UVA basketball: And there’s room for improvement for Cavs?

UVA has hit a new high in the post-Ralph Sampson years with the #2 rankings in the Associated Press and USA Today coaches polls this week. But is there actually room for improvement for the Cavs?

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Podcast: UVA basketball begins defense of ACC titles

Third-ranked UVA began its defense of its 2014 ACC regular-season and tournament titles over the weekend with a narrow 89-80 double-overtime win at Miami.

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New Year’s Resolutions for UVA basketball, football, baseball

What a year 2014 was for UVA sports. The baseball team was two innings away from a College World Series title, the basketball team won the ACC Tournament and was a #1 seed in the Big Dance, men’s soccer won a national title, women’s soccer was the national runner-up. And then … football.

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Two UVA teams ready to make run for national titles?

The fifth-ranked UVA basketball team is already 11 games into its march toward the NCAA Tournament. This week, the Virginia baseball team, still a few weeks away from the start of its season, was ranked third in the preseason Collegiate Baseball poll.

Mo’ money, mo’ problems: UVA football and the bottom line

How would the 2014 UVA football season have gone differently if Matt Johns had been the starter at quarterback from day one?

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Can UVA basketball get any respect on the national stage?

Host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talk a lot of ‘Hoos on UVA Sports Today.

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UVA Sports Today: The Five Stages of Being a UVA Football Fan

Host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham take you through the five stages of being a UVA football fan in the wake of the Cavs’ 24-20 loss to Virginia Tech on Black Friday. This week’s show also grades the 2014 UVA football season, and then switches gears to talk about the seventh-ranked Virginia basketball team.

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UVA Sports Today: Change of seasons from football to basketball

Football is coming to an end, basketball is getting under way, and UVA Sports Today is busy trying to make sense of it all.

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UVA Sports Today: Conflicting feelings on Virginia football

The 34-20 loss at #2 Florida State was a microcosm of the 2014 season for UVA football. The Cavs looked good much of the night against the defending national champs, but also seemed to let opportunity slip through their fingers in the final telling.

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UVA Sports Today talks Virginia Cavaliers football blues, but hoops is around the corner

UVA Sports Today with host Jeff Fife and August Free Press editor Chris Graham spans the Virginia Cavaliers sports seasons.

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UVA Sports Today: Is Mike London back on the hot seat?

UVA football’s 28-27 loss to North Carolina on Saturday seems to have put coach Mike London squarely on the hot seat. What can London do, other than win, to save his job? That, plus, in the real of good news, UVA basketball, in this week’s installment of UVA Sports Today with host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham.

UVA Sports Today: Can the ‘Hoos get a must-win against UNC?

Host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham bring you UVA Sports Today. This week’s podcast begins with a look back at Virginia’s 20-13 loss at Duke. Jeff questions Chris on his column referencing quarterback Matt Johns as the man at UVA and questions whether Greyson Lambert needs to be reinserted as the starter.

UVA Sports Today: Getting you ready for the big football game at Duke

UVA football is getting ready for a pivotal game on Saturday at Duke. UVA Sports Today with host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham gets you ready for the game, previews the second half of the 2014 football season, then switches gears and talks UVA basketball to wrap up a busy week.

UVA Sports Today: First-half football review, look ahead to UVA basketball

UVA Sports Today host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham go in-depth on University of Virginia athletics. The guys review the 24-19 win for UVA football over Pitt, and take a sneak peek at the Oct. 18 ACC clash between the Cavs and defending Coastal Division champion Duke. Then the attention turns to the upcoming UVA basketball season, with an eye to how the ‘Hoos can build on last season’s ACC championship.

UVA Sports Today looks ahead to Virginia-Pitt ACC clash

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jeff Fife on UVA Sports Today. The focus this week is on football, with the Cavs coming off a 45-13 win over Kent State last week, and looking ahead to a key ACC clash with Pitt on Saturday night.

UVA Sports Today with Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins UVA Sports Today with host Jeff Fife this week to talk a little Virginia football and Cavalier basketball.