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UVA baseball to go on winter break tour of Central America

The UVA baseball team will embark on a week-long foreign tour from Wednesday, Dec. 17, through Wednesday, Dec. 24. The team will travel to Panama and Costa Rica for a week of competition, practice and team building.

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McAuliffe: Agriculture, forestry essential to ‘the new Virginia economy’

Fog delayed his arrival, but Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe was perfectly clear about his vision for agriculture’s and forestry’s role in Virginia’s economy.

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Randy Forbes: The story of Virginia’s ports

In a national economic slump, we often look for those indicators of economic muscle that show us America is moving, innovating, and poised to take on the next era of global commerce.

JMU men’s soccer tops UNCG for Coach Martin’s 350th

James Madison head men’s soccer coach Tom Martin picked up his 350th career win at JMU on Friday night as the Dukes topped UNCG 1-0 on the road for their first win of the 2014 season.

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Randy Forbes: Expanding economic opportunity

When it opened, the Panama Canal changed the way we view commerce around the world. It ushered in a new era of shipping, trade, and economic opportunity that stretched between continents and nations.

#27 UNLV rallies to defeat JMU baseball, 2-1

After being held in check by JMU for seven innings, UNLV tied the score in the eighth and won on Patrick Armstrong’s base-loaded single in the ninth for a 2-1 baseball decision in Saturday’s neutral contest at Clemson’s Doug Kingsmore Stadium.

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Randy Forbes part of new Congressional Panama Canal Expansion Caucus

Congressman Randy Forbes (R-VA), Congressman Rick Crawford (R-AK), Congressman Nick Rahall (D-W.Va), and Congresswoman Janice Hahn (D-CA) announced today the formation of the bipartisan Congressional Panama Canal Expansion Caucus.

JMU baseball takes series from Towson

Redshirt senior Matt Tenaglia (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks East) homered in the 11th inning and junior Kevin Husum (Panama City, Fla./Bay) closed out four relief innings for the win as JMU topped Towson 3-2 to clinch the Colonial Athletic Association baseball series on Sunday afternoon at John B. Schuerholz Park.

JMU baseball drops series finale to St. John’s, 4-2

Starter Ryan McCormick worked seven innings and St. John’s held on for the 4-2 win after striking for three runs in the third to complete the three-game sweep of JMU on Sunday afternoon at Kaiser Stadium.

JMU baseball’s Ty McFarland named CAA Player of the Week

JMU senior third baseman Ty McFarland (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) earned Colonial Athletic Association baseball Player of the Week honors last week after belting three home runs for James Madison.

JMU tabbed sixth in CAA baseball race

Coming off of one of the conference’s most successful seasons, JMU has been selected sixth in the 2014 Colonial Athletic Association preseason baseball poll according to a vote of the league’s eight coaches.