Tag: Old Dominion Athletic Conference

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EMU men’s basketball poised for big season

An “easy schedule” is always a relative term, but compared to last year the upcoming season’s schedule for the EMU men doesn’t look quite as over-bearing as the last.

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Bridgewater soccer roundup: Women defeat Roanoke, men defeat Lynchburg

Bridgewater women shut out Roanoke: Ashley Crossman scored both goals Saturday afternoon as the Bridgewater College Eagles picked up a key, 2-0, Old Dominion Athletic Conference women’s soccer victory over Roanoke College.

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Bridgewater soccer: Men win, women fall to #8 Lynchburg

Bridgewater men’s soccer wins in OT: Junior midfielder Ricky Capuano scored the winning goal early in the first overtime Saturday afternoon to lift Bridgewater College to a 3-2 victory over Randolph-Macon College in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener for both squads.

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Bridgewater picked first in ODAC men’s cross country preseason poll

The Bridgewater College men’s cross country team landed the top seed on the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men’s Cross Country Preseason Poll after receiving 10 first place votes for a total of 100 points.

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EMU women’s soccer riding momentum

Despite a new coach at the helm, the EMU soccer women are looking to continue their march back to prominence in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.

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Bridgewater College football tabbed fifth in ODAC preseason poll

Following a vote of the league’s coaches, the Bridgewater Eagles football team was tabbed to finish fifth in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) during the 2014 season according to a press release from the league office. Bridgewater picked up 23 total points to round out the top five.

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Former Bridgewater College basketball player earns prestigious scholarship

Former Bridgewater College men’s basketball player Ronnie Thomas will have the opportunity of a lifetime starting in August when he travels to Ireland to take part in the Victory Scholarship program through Sport Changes Life.

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EMU announces men’s, women’s soccer schedules

The EMU men’s soccer team announced their 2014 schedule today, with the season opener slated for August 29. The Royals have a 19-game slate lined up, including 10 home games in Harrisonburg.

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Kim McCall named softball coach at Bridgewater

Following a nationwide search, Bridgewater College Director of Athletics Curt Kendall has announced the hiring of Kim McCall as the Eagles’ new head softball coach.

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Jordon Robinson named new tennis coach at Bridgewater

Following an extensive search, Bridgewater College Director of Athletics Curt Kendall has announced the hiring of Jordon Robinson as the new head coach for the Eagles men’s and women’s tennis teams.

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EMU softball player Aislinn Lucas named second-team all-state

EMU softball player Aislinn Lucas (Grottoes, Va./Fort Defiance) has earned one more award, being named All-State Second Team by the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID). EMU’s sophomore took one of just six outfield spots on the all-state teams.

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Bridgewater baseball finishes season in Top 25

The Bridgewater College baseball team was ranked in the Top 25 in a pair of season-ending polls released today.

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Bridgewater College announces 2014 football schedule

The first night games in program history highlight the 2014 schedule for the Bridgewater Eagles football team in head coach Michael Clark’s 20th season at the helm of the program.

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Bridgewater upsets #15 Virginia Wesleyan, 78-65

Bridgewater hit No. 15 Virginia Wesleyan with an 18-4 run early in the first half to take an 18-8 lead and the Eagles never trailed again as they knocked off the Marlins, 78-65, Wednesday evening in Old Dominion Athletic Conference men’s basketball action.

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Guilford spoils Bridgewater’s homecoming, 21-14

Despite a 200-plus yard effort on the ground, including a 122-yard outing from junior Jacob Wright, the Bridgewater Eagles couldn’t overcome an efficient Guilford College attack in a 21-14 loss to the Quakers on Homecoming Saturday at the Jopson Athletic Complex.

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Late Bridgewater rally falls short at Shenandoah, 29-20

The Bridgewater Eagles football team stared down a 22-point deficit early in the fourth quarter before mounting a feverish rally, but the rally came up short as Bridgewater fell by a 29-20 tally to the Shenandoah Hornets (2-2, 1-0 ODAC) on Saturday night at Shentel Stadium.

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Bridgewater football picked third in preseason ODAC poll

Following a vote of the league’s coaches, the Bridgewater Eagles football team was tabbed to finish third in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) during the 2013 season according to a press release from the league office.

Bridgewater 2, Guilford 1

Kevin Chandler pitched a complete-game five-hitter Thursday and the Eagles pushed across an unearned run in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat Guilford, 2-1, in the opening round of the ODAC baseball tournament at Lynchburg’s City Stadium. Chandler and Quakers’ righthander Will James dominated in a classic pitcher’s duel with James also going […]

EMU falls on Senior Day

Thursday’s Senior Recognition was perfect on many levels, all except for the final outcome.  After getting rained out on Wednesday, Eastern Mennonite’s baseball men honored their five seniors under beautiful skies, but then visiting Washington and Lee stole the show by handing the Royals a 9-3 loss. Senior starter Andy Richter (Perkasie, PA/Christopher Dock) was […]

Bridgewater splits doubleheader

Robert Gallet pitched a complete game in a 5-1 victory over Guilford in the second game of a twinbill to salvage a split for the Eagles in Saturday’s doubleheader. Guilford took the opener 9-8 in 10 innings. Gallet set the tone by retiring the first eight batters he faced and then scattered nine hits the […]

Bridgewater 14, EMU 1

Jonathan Mason and Alex Nuttycombe belted homes and lefty Corey Armentrout silenced the Eastern Mennonite bats as Bridgewater College rolled to a 14-1 ODAC victory Wednesday afternoon. The Eagles took the lead with a run in the bottom of the first. With two outs, Bryan Sanderson walked and stole second. Andrew Hacker then stroked a […]

#24 BC upsets #3 Christopher Newport

Alex Nuttycombe drove in the winning run with a single in the bottom of the ninth to lift No. 24 Bridgewater College to a 13-12 victory over No. 3 Christopher Newport. The victory is the fourth this season for the Eagles over a nationally-ranked opponent. Bridgewater is now 23-10 overall while CNU drops to 25-10.

Bridgewater baseball rolls past EMU

Bridgewater College used a pair of big innings Tuesday to defeat Eastern Mennonite, 13-5 in ODAC baseball action. The Royals nicked BC starter Joseph Lucas for a run in the first to lead 1-0, but the Eagles scored four in the top of the second to take the lead for good. Alex Nuttycombe singled to […]

Bridgewater bests W&L in extras

Jay Thompson capped a perfect day at the plate Monday afternoon with a game-winning walk-off single in the bottom of the 11th inning to lift the Eagles to a 5-4 victory over Washington and Lee. The Eagles erased a 2-1 deficit in the bottom of the eighth and a 4-3 deficit in the bottom of […]

EMU sweeps Hampden-Sydney

Two days after breaking a seven-game losing skid, Eastern Mennonite’s baseball team got a pair of key ODAC wins.  EMU grabbed a walk-off, extra inning win in the opener and then clubbed their way to a high-scoring win in the nightcap.