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Shepherd’s four hits power Liberty past Longwood in Big South

Will Shepherd had four hits and drove in four runs, helping lead the No. 7 seed Liberty to a 9-3 victory over No. 3 seed Longwood.


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VMI loses heartbreaker to Longwood in extras, 10-9

The Longwood Lancers defeated the VMI Keydets, 10-9, in a non-conference contest Wednesday night in Farmville, Va.


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VMI drops midweek game to Longwood, 5-2

The Longwood Lancers scored three times in the first inning and two pitchers combined on a two-hitter as Longwood defeated the VMI Keydets, 5-2.


Longwood pitcher Devin Gould named No. 4 prospect in Valley Baseball League

Longwood junior right-hander Devin Gould was tabbed the fourth-best overall prospect in the Valley Baseball League and the summer league’s top right-handed pitcher by Baseball America, the publication announced last week.


Former Longwood baseball standout Kyri Washington called up to Class A Lowell Spinners

A four-game multi-hit streak capped with his first career home run propelled former Lancer Kyri Washington to be called up to the Lowell Spinners, Class A Short Season affiliate of the Boston Red Sox.


Georgia baseball explodes in seventh, downs Longwood

Georgia exploded for 12 runs on nine hits in the seventh and eighth innings to overcome a 4-3 Longwood lead and cruise to a series victory in Sunday’s finale at Foley Field.


Georgia walks off, evens series with Longwood

Longwood rallied from a 5-0 deficit to take a 7-6 lead, but it was not enough as Georgia walked off with an 8-7 victory in the bottom of the ninth after Mike Bell singled home pinch-runner Josh Day to force a rubber match in the series on Sunday.


Seven-run sixth launches Longwood baseball past Georgia

For the second-consecutive weekend it appeared that Longwood was locked in a pitchers’ duel as Longwood ace Aaron Myers and Georgia’s Ryan Lawlor matched wits for five innings.


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.


Longwood baseball rally falls short in snowy opener

After driving 500 miles south to avoid the snow in Virginia, Longwood found itself battling cold, snowy conditions in the series opener with Ohio.


Longwood University names Ryan Mau new baseball coach

Longwood University Director of Athletics Troy Austin has announced the appointment of Ryan Mau as the fourth head coach of the Lancers’ tradition-rich baseball program.


Longwood names Brian McCullough head baseball coach

Longwood University Director of Athletics Troy Austin has announced the appointment of Brian McCullough as the new baseball head coach for 2013-14. McCullough, a former starting pitcher and team captain for the Lancers, takes over for Charles Buddy Bolding, who recently retired after 35 years at the helm (953-544-4).


JMU bats carry the day over Longwood

James Madison hitters piled up 14 hits and sophomore right-hander Trent Cundiff (Roanoke, Va./Northside) tossed two innings of shutout relief to lead the JMU baseball team to a 13-7 win over Longwood at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park on Wednesday. The Dukes won their home opener for the fourth consecutive year to improve to […]


Draft Roundup: Five ‘Hoos, two Dukes, lead local MLB Draft selections

Five Virginia baseball players were selected Tuesday in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Rounds two through 30 were conducted Tuesday; Virginia’s Danny Hultzen (Jr., Bethesda, Md.) was selected in the first round Monday. Virginia had three of its starting pitchers selected in the first 10 rounds, as Will Roberts (Jr., Richmond, Va.) and […]


Sports Roundup: Hoops news, baseball, minors

Outburst pushes P-Nats : The Potomac Nationals’ bats awakened on getaway day in Winston-Salem. Wilmington nips Salem : For the second straight night, the Blue Rocks only needed to score three runs to defeat the Salem Sox. Sloppy ‘Cats fall to Keys : The Hillcats committed three errors Wednesday night, which led to two key […]


Longwood wins at JMU

Longwood University took a 6-4 baseball road victory at James Madison University of the Colonial Athletic Association Tuesday night in Harrisonburg. The hard-earned triumph was the 900th career coaching win for veteran 33rd-year Lancers’ head coach Charles Buddy Bolding (900-492-4). The Lancers improved to 28-15 and were led by senior captains Brant Jones|Richmond (Monacan) and […]


Longwood holds on for win over NCCU

Longwood University took a 9-7 baseball home win past visiting North Carolina Central University Thursday afternoon at Charles Buddy Bolding Stadium in Farmville. The Lancers (23-13) led 9-0 through five innings against the fellow Independent Eagles (4-31) who made it interesting by scoring seven runs during the eighth and ninth innings. Senior captain Chris Briere|Midlothian […]


Tribe knocks off Longwood

Longwood University dropped a 6-1 baseball road decision at the College of William and Mary from the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Sunday afternoon in Williamsburg. The Lancers (22-13) fell behind 5-0 through six innings and could not recover against the Tribe (18-16). Senior captain Brant Jones|Richmond (Monacan) had two hits, including a double, while sophomore […]


VCU holds off Longwood

Junior John Lenherr and freshman Joey Cujas belted back-to-back first-inning home runs and Virginia Commonwealth University fended off three Longwood rallies during the first four innings, holding on to defeat the Lancers 8-4 in non-conference action Wednesday night at Bolding Stadium. VCU improves to 11-16 overall, while Longwood slips to 21-12. The Rams avenge a […]


Longwood drops series finale to UMBC

Longwood University dropped a 6-1 baseball road decision at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County of the America East Conference Sunday afternoon in Baltimore. The visiting Lancers (21-11) allowed four runs in the first inning against the host Retrievers (4-16) and never recovered en route to a setback in the three-game weekend series finale. Freshman Matt […]


Longwood takes two from UMBC

Longwood University swept a baseball doubleheader on the road at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County of the America East Conference Saturday afternoon in Baltimore. The visiting Lancers (21-10) won game one against the host Retrievers (3-16) by a score of 11-0 before winning in game two by a score of 8-4. Senior captain Brant Jones|Richmond […]


Bucknell takes two from Longwood

Longwood University dropped both games of a baseball road doubleheader at Bucknell University of the Patriot League Saturday afternoon in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. The visiting Lancers (17-9) lost game one to the host Bison (10-10) by a score of 3-2 before falling in game two by a score of 11-2. Senior captain Brant Jones|Richmond (Monacan) had […]


VMI knocks off Longwood

Graham Sullivan hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the seventh inning to break a 4-4 tie, and Chase Worthington went 2 for 3 with a home run as the VMI Keydets defeated the Longwood Lancers, 5-4, in non-conference baseball action Tuesday night in Farmville, Va. Worthington also started the eventual game-winning rally, as he was […]


Longwood splits pair with LeMoyne

Longwood University split a home baseball doubleheader against visiting Le Moyne College Saturday at Charles Buddy Bolding Stadium in Farmville. The Lancers (16-6) won game one against the Dolphins (4-13) by a score of 4-3 before falling in game two by a score of 6-2 as their recent winning streak was stopped at 14 straight. […]


Longwood takes two more from Buffalo

Longwood University swept a home baseball doubleheader past visiting University of Buffalo from the Mid-American Conference Sunday at Charles Buddy Bolding Stadium in Farmville. The Lancers (15-5) have now won 13-straight games after taking game one against the Bulls (2-9) by a score of 8-2 and game two by a score of 5-4.


Longwood sweeps Buffalo

Longwood University swept a home baseball doubleheader past visiting University of Buffalo from the Mid-American Conference Saturday at Charles Buddy Bolding Stadium in Farmville. The Lancers (13-5) have won 11 straight games after taking game one against the Bulls (2-7) by a score of 15-5 and game two by a score of 9-6.


Longwood makes it nine in a row with win at VCU

Longwood University took a 6-1 baseball road win at VCU of the Colonial Athletic Association Wednesday night at The Diamond in Richmond. The Lancers (11-5) have now won nine-straight games after rallying late against the Rams (4-7) with six runs over the final three innings. Freshman Scott Burkett|Williamsburg (Jamestown) led the way with two hits […]


Norfolk State drops twinbill to Longwood

Scott Burkett had three hits and three RBI in the opener, and host Longwood recorded 10 runs in the bottom of the first inning of the nightcap to propel the Lancers to a sweep of a baseball doubleheader with Norfolk State, 7-4 and 11-0, on Tuesday afternoon at Buddy Bolding Stadium. The Spartans drop to […]