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George Mason upsets No. 19 Coastal Carolina in 2-1 season-opening win

George Mason upset No. 19 Coastal Carolina for a 2-1 victory in the season opener on Friday night.

Different ways in which you can bet on football games

Betting on football is a lot about learning all the finer points of the game and staying constantly updated about the happenings in the football world.

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EMU women’s soccer team recognized for ethics and sportsmanship

The EMU women’s soccer team have earned a rare award for the 2015 season, the Silver Team Ethics and Sportsmanship Award.

Three Virginia Cavaliers taken in NWSL Draft

Three members of the Virginia women’s soccer team were taken in the National Women’s Soccer League draft on Friday.

Virginia soccer’s Emily Sonnett named Hermann Trophy finalist

Virginia senior defender Emily Sonnett (Marietta, Ga.) has been named a finalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy.

Virginia soccer’s Emily Sonnett named Hermann Trophy semifinalist

Virginia senior defender Emily Sonnett (Marietta, Ga.) has been named a semifinalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy honoring the nation’s top collegiate soccer player, the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) announced on Tuesday (Dec. 1).

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Women’s soccer: No. 1 Virginia advances with 2-0 win over UNCW

It took into the second half, but the Cavaliers got big goals from Alexis Shaffer (Cary, N.C.) and Makenzy Doniak (Chino Hills, Calif.) to lift the home team to victory as No. 1 Virginia (18-1-2) defeated UNCW (15-7-1) by a score of 2-0 Friday night.

Women’s soccer: Virginia’s Emily Sonnett named ESPNW National Player Of The Year

Senior defender Emily Sonnett (Marietta, Ga.) has been named the ESPNW National Player of the Year, the media organization announced on Wednesday (Nov. 11).

Men’s soccer: UVA places five on All-ACC team

Five members of the Virginia men’s soccer team earned 2015 All-ACC honors, as the all-conference and all-freshman teams were announced Tuesday by the conference following voting by the league’s 12 head coaches. It marks UVA’s most honorees since the 2006 season.


VMI men’s soccer season ends with loss in Southern Conference Tournament

Looking to make a postseason run, the VMI men’s soccer team fell to host Mercer University by a 7-0 score in a Southern Conference quarterfinal Saturday afternoon in Macon, Georgia to complete the 2015 campaign.

Men’s soccer: No. 13 Virginia plays No. 5 North Carolina to scoreless draw

The No. 13 Virginia men’s soccer team played No. 5 North Carolina to a scoreless draw Friday evening in front of 2,366 fans at Klöckner Stadium.

Fishburne senior Baboucar Sallah-Mohammed concludes dominant soccer season

Fishburne Military School senior Baboucar Sallah-Mohammed is a striking presence lining up at wideout on the football field, and he would strike fear in the hearts of opponents on the basketball court. But Sallah-Mohammed’s heart is in his feet.


Men’s soccer: VMI blitzed at UNC-Greensboro in road finale

Competing in the final regular season road game, the VMI men’s soccer team succumbed to host UNC Greensboro by an 11-0 score Tuesday night at UNCG Soccer Stadium in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Women’s soccer: Shaffer PK lifts No. 2 Virginia past No. 1 Florida State

Senior Alexis Shaffer (Cary, N.C.) converted her second penalty kick of the season on Sunday to lift No. 2 Virginia (13-1-1, 7-1-0 ACC) to a 1-0 victory over No. 1 Florida State (13-2-2, 6-1-2 ACC).


Men’s soccer: Own goal costly in 2-1 VMI loss at Mercer

Playing at even strength for much of the game, the VMI men’s soccer team suffered an own goal that proved to be the difference as host Mercer claimed victory with a 2-1 win Saturday afternoon at Bear Field in Macon, Georgia.

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Women’s soccer: No. 2 Virginia hosts No. 1 FSU In Sunday showdown

The No. 2 Virginia women’s soccer team hosts No. 1 Florida State at 1 p.m. on Sunday at Klöckner Stadium in a nationally-televised showdown that’s a rematch of the 2014 national championship game.

Men’s soccer: No. 16 Virginia heads to Virginia Tech Friday

The No. 16 Virginia men’s soccer team heads to Blacksburg Friday for a 7 p.m. conference match against Virginia Tech at Thompson Field. The match is part of the Commonwealth Clash presented by Virginia529.


Women’s soccer: VMI, Delaware State battle to scoreless tie

Despite late match drama, the VMI Keydets and Delaware State Hornets battled to a scoreless tie in non-conference women’s soccer action Thursday afternoon in Lexington, Va. It was the first 0-0 result for VMI women’s soccer since Nov. 1, 2009 against South Carolina State.

Women’s soccer: No. 2 Virginia hosts Louisville Thursday afternoon

After three weeks on the road, the No. 2 Virginia women’s soccer team hosts Louisville at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday (Oct. 22) in a match broadcast by the ACC Regional Sports Network.


Women’s soccer: VMI shuts out Citadel, 3-0

First-half goals for Blake Cashin and Sydnie Bligh gave the Keydets an early lead, and Olivia Cotton put the match away with a second-half score as the VMI Keydets defeated The Citadel Bulldogs, 3-0, in SoCon women’s soccer action Friday in Lexington, Va.