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VMI loses heartbreaker at JMU, 11-10

Zach Tondi hit a two-run, walk-off home run to send the JMU Dukes past the VMI Keydets, 11-10, in non-conference baseball action Tuesday.


No. 9 Virginia defeats James Madison, 15-6

The No. 9 Virginia baseball team rolled to a 15-6 win over James Madison Tuesday at Davenport Field. The Cavaliers (16-6) piled up 17 hits.


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VMI comes up short against JMU, loses 12-8

A back and forth, see-saw affair was decided with four runs in the top of the sixth as the James Madison Dukes defeated the VMI Keydets, 12-8, Tuesday afternoon at Gray-Minor Stadium in Lexington, Va.


JMU baseball welcomes pitching coach Jimmy Jackson

Jimmy Jackson has been named assistant coach and pitching coach for the James Madison baseball team, as announced by Head Coach Marlin Ikenberry on Tuesday afternoon.


JMU hires former VMI coach Marlin Ikenberry to be new baseball coach

JMU Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne announced on Tuesday the appointment of Marlin Ikenberry as head coach of the James Madison baseball program, naming Ikenberry the sixth skipper in program history.


JMU baseball’s Kyle McPherson tabbed as Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American

Freshman second baseman Kyle McPherson of the James Madison baseball team has been named to the 2015 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American Team, as selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper on Wednesday afternoon.


James Madison baseball drops season finale at UNCW 5-1

Casey Golden’s third-inning homer gave UNCW the early lead and Evan Phillips allowed one run in seven innings in a 5-1 decision over James Madison in a Colonial Athletic Association baseball game on Saturday in the regular season finale at Brooks Field.


UNC Wilmington nips JMU baseball, 8-7, in series opener

The James Madison baseball team fell just short of a ninth-inning comeback on Thursday evening, dropping an 8-7 heartbreaker to UNCW in Colonial Athletic Association action at Brooks Field.


JMU baseball drops mid-week contest at VMI

Junior shortstop Chad Carroll turned in his third three-hit performance in the last four games on Tuesday evening, but the James Madison baseball team dropped a 10-6 decision to VMI in non-conference action at Gray-Minor Stadium.


JMU baseball explodes for 23 runs in series-clinching win over Hofstra

The James Madison baseball team racked up eight extra-base hits on Sunday afternoon, closing its home campaign with a 23-7 rout of Hofstra in Colonial Athletic Association action at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


Late Hofstra homer clips JMU baseball on Senior Night

Freshman second baseman Kyle McPherson went 2-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBIs on Saturday night, but a late, two-run home run gave Hofstra an 8-6 win over the James Madison baseball team in Colonial Athletic Association action at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


Big innings power JMU baseball to 10-7 win over Hofstra

All nine starters for the James Madison baseball team scored at least one run on Friday night as the Dukes earned a 10-7 win over Hofstra in Colonial Athletic Association action at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


Radford completes dominant sweep of JMU baseball with 25-9 blistering

Radford scored 17 runs across the final four innings on Sunday afternoon as it handed the James Madison baseball team a 25-9 loss in non-conference action at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


Radford tops JMU baseball, 11-3

Sophomore left fielder Josh Wyatt went 2-for-3 for the James Madison baseball team on Saturday, but the Dukes fell to Radford, 11-3, in non-conference action at RU Baseball Stadium.


JMU baseball drops series finale to Towson

The James Madison baseball team scored seven runs across the final four innings on Sunday afternoon, but the Dukes’ comeback fell just short in an 8-7 loss to Towson as the teams wrapped up their Colonial Athletic Association series at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


JMU baseball downs Towson, 9-3, in series opener

Junior left-hander Aaron Hoover threw his third complete game of the season to carry the James Madison baseball team over Towson on Friday evening as the Dukes earned a 9-3 win in Colonial Athletic Association play at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


JMU adjusts time for Saturday baseball game due to weather

The James Madison baseball team’s Saturday evening matchup against Towson, previously scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park, has been moved to 1 p.m. on Saturday afternoon in an effort to avoid potential inclement weather in the evening.


Johnson’s eight-RBI night powers JMU baseball to comeback win over George Mason

Sophomore first baseman Brett Johnson hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the seventh inning to a cap an eight-RBI evening and lift the James Madison baseball team to a 15-13 victory over George Mason in non-conference action on Tuesday night at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


William and Mary completes weekend sweep of JMU baseball

Seven first-inning runs put the James Madison baseball team in a hole that it could not climb out of on Sunday afternoon, as the Dukes dropped the final game of their three-game Colonial Athletic Association series at William & Mary, 9-5, at Plumeri Park.


William and Mary blasts JMU baseball, 10-3

The James Madison baseball team opened the scoring with two runs in the top of the second inning on Saturday afternoon but William & Mary later scored in six consecutive innings to hand the Dukes a 10-3 loss in Colonial Athletic Association action at Plumeri Park.


McPherson, Weston homer for JMU baseball in series-opening loss at William and Mary

Sophomore second baseman Kyle McPherson and junior shortstop Kyle Weston both homered on Friday night, but the James Madison baseball team fell to William & Mary, 17-7, in Colonial Athletic Association action at Plumeri Park.


JMU baseball falls to Northeastern, 3-2

Northeastern scored three second-inning runs that would prove to be the difference on Saturday afternoon as the James Madison baseball team dropped a tough, 3-2 decision to the Huskies in Colonial Athletic Association play at Friedman Diamond.


JMU baseball drops 1-0 decision to Northeastern

Redshirt junior left-hander Aaron Hoover yielded just six hits across eight stellar innings on Friday afternoon, but the James Madison baseball team couldn’t scrape a run across in a 1-0 loss at Northeastern in Colonial Athletic Association play at Friedman Diamond.


#16 UVA baseball snaps losing skid, blows out JMU, 14-1

The No. 16 Virginia baseball team recorded season highs in hits and runs in a 14-1 triumph over James Madison Wednesday evening at Davenport Field.


#16 UVA baseball hosts JMU on Wednesday

The Virginia baseball team takes on James Madison at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Davenport Field. Ranked as high as No. 14 nationally, the Cavaliers (19-12) are beginning an important stretch of 15 games in the next 21 days heading into the finals break.


JMU baseball batters Delaware, 16-8

Eight of the James Madison baseball team’s nine starters tallied at least one hit on Saturday evening as the Dukes rolled to a 16-8 victory over Delaware in Colonial Athletic Association action at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


JMU baseball rallies to defeat Delaware

After falling behind 6-0 in the top of the first inning on Friday night, the James Madison baseball team scored in seven of their eight at-bats en route to a 12-9 comeback win over Delaware in Colonial Athletic Association play at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


Maryland downs JMU baseball in 3-0 pitchers’ duel

The James Madison baseball team held the Big Ten Conference’s best offense to just four hits on Wednesday afternoon, but ran up against an equally formidable pitching performance en route to a tough, 3-0 loss at Maryland in non-conference action at Shipley Field.


Longwood baseball rallies, tops JMU

Sophomore designated hitter Brett Johnson hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning, but the James Madison baseball team could not hold off a Longwood rally, falling to the Lancers, 10-9, in non-conference action on Tuesday evening.


JMU baseball topples #20 Maryland

The James Madison baseball team jumped out to an 8-0 lead on Tuesday evening before holding off a furious charge from Maryland and taking down the No. 20 Terrapins, 8-6, in non-conference action at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


Rain forces changes to weekend JMU baseball schedule

Rain moving through the Central Virginia area has forced alterations in the weekend schedule at the PK5 Classic, hosted by VCU at The Diamond.


Walk-off blast lifts JMU baseball over Minnesota, 9-7

Redshirt-sophomore first baseman Brett Johnson blasted his first career home run, a three-run shot, over the left field wall to cap off a five-run bottom of the ninth as the James Madison baseball team came all the way back to earn a 9-7 walk-off win over Minnesota on Friday.


JMU baseball notches fifth straight win to cap off Canisius sweep

Freshman left-hander Eric Yankey earned his first collegiate win and freshman second baseman Kyle McPherson went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI to lead the JMU baseball team to a 7-5 win over Canisius on Monday afternoon.


McPherson, Hanifee power JMU baseball to Sunday sweep

Freshman second baseman Kyle McPherson went 6-for-7 with a home run, two triples, a double and four runs to lead the James Madison baseball team to a pair of wins over Canisius on Sunday at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


JMU baseball opens four-game set with 7-5 win over Canisius

Junior shortstop Chad Carroll went 3-for-5 with three RBI and his second home run of the season to lead the James Madison baseball team to a 7-5 win over Canisius in the first game of a four-game series at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon.


JMU baseball tweaks weekend schedule

In an effort to play all four games of its weekend series against Canisius, the James Madison baseball team has altered the weekend’s schedule for Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium.


JMU baseball announces schedule changes for weekend

In anticipation of winter weather in the later parts of this week, the James Madison baseball team has shuffled the schedule for its four-game series against Canisius, scheduled for this weekend at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium.


JMU baseball cancels mid-week game

Due to travel complications, the James Madison baseball team has cancelled its mid-week contest against UMBC, previously scheduled for Wednesday afternoon at 4 p.m. at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.


JMU baseball adds midweek game with UMBC

After losing multiple contests to winter weather early in the season, the James Madison baseball team has added a mid-week contest against UMBC, scheduled for Wednesday, March 4 at 4 p.m. at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium.


Longwood baseball stuns JMU in ninth

Travis Biddix had never hit a home run in three years as a Longwood Lancer and was 0-for-4 on the day heading into his final at-bat.


Let’s try this again: JMU baseball adds Wednesday game

The James Madison baseball team has cancelled its matchup against VMI, scheduled for Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m., due to ice on the field following this week’s winter weather and added a contest against Longwood on Wednesday, Feb. 25. That game is also scheduled to begin at 3 p.m.


JMU, VMI cancel baseball game

The James Madison baseball team has cancelled its matchup against VMI, scheduled for Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m., due to ice on the field following this week’s winter weather.


Snow cancels Sunday baseball game between JMU, VMI

Due to the winter storm in the Harrisonburg area, James Madison baseball has cancelled Sunday’s matchup against VMI, previously scheduled for Feb. 22 at 2 p.m.


JMU, VMI add two-game baseball series this weekend

After losing four games due to weather in the last week, the James Madison baseball team has added a pair of home contests for the beginning of next week, as the Dukes will now play host to VMI on Sunday andMonday afternoon, Feb. 22-23.


JMU-Monmouth weekend baseball series cancelled

Due to impending weather in the Harrisonburg area, the James Madison baseball team’s three-game series against Monmouth, scheduled for Feb. 20-22, has been cancelled.