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Virginia Tech announces shifts to future football schedules

With the addition of Notre Dame in 2019, Virginia Tech has moved future contests with Penn State and Wisconsin and announced the addition of another Big Ten Conference school to its future football slates to go along with previously announced opponents from Power 5 schools.


JMU men’s soccer to face UNC in NCAA Tournament

After winning the CAA Tournament Sunday to clinch the conference’s automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament, the JMU men’s soccer team has been selected to play North Carolina for the first round of the College Cup.


JMU women’s soccer tops Elon, 1-0, on Senior Day

The James Madison women’s soccer team locked up the No. 2 seed in the upcoming Colonial Athletic Association tournament Sunday afternoon with a 1-0 win over Elon in overtime at University Park on Senior Day.


JMU women’s soccer drops William and Mary, 1-0

The James Madison women’s soccer team earned a key 1-0 victory over William & Mary Friday night at University Park to move into second place in the Colonial Athletic Association standings with one game to play.


JMU men’s soccer ends losing streak, tops Charleston, 2-0

The James Madison men’s soccer team ended its two-game losing streak Wednesdaynight with a 2-0 victory over College of Charleston in Colonial Athletic Association action at University Park.


JMU women’s soccer drops 1-0 decision to Delaware

The James Madison women’s soccer team had its three-match winning streak come to an end Sunday afternoon in a 1-0 loss to Delaware at Grant Stadium in Colonial Athletic Association play.


JMU men’s soccer falls 2-1 to Hofstra on Senior Night

The James Madison men’s soccer team mounted a comeback attempt in the final minutes of Saturday night’s Colonial Athletic Association matchup against Hofstra, but ultimately came out on the short end of a 2-1 decision at University Park on Senior Night.


JMU women’s soccer blanks UNC Wilmington, 2-0

The James Madison women’s soccer team recorded its second shutout in a row with a 2-0 victory Sunday afternoon over UNCW at University Park, moving to 9-6 overall and 4-1 in Colonial Athletic Association play.


JMU men’s soccer battles UNC Wilmington to 1-1 draw

The James Madison men’s soccer team battled No. 25 UNCW to a 1-1 draw Saturdaynight at University Park in Colonial Athletic Association action.


JMU women’s soccer blanks College of Charleston, 3-0

Sophomore defender Jennie Sroba (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) scored her first two goals of the season on Friday night to help propel the James Madison women’s soccer team to a 3-0 shutout victory over College of Charleston at University Park in Colonial Athletic Association play.


JMU women’s soccer falls at Northeastern, 2-0

The James Madison women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision Sunday afternoon on the road against Northeastern at Parsons Field. The loss is the first of Colonial Athletic Association play in 2014, dropping JMU to 2-1 in conference action and 7-6 overall.


JMU women’s soccer rolls past Hofstra, 3-1

The James Madison women’s soccer team scored three unanswered goals to top Hofstra 3-1 in Colonial Athletic Association action Friday night at Hofstra Soccer Stadium.


JMU men’s soccer battles #22 Furman to 0-0 draw

JMU battled 22nd-ranked Furman to a scoreless draw Friday night in non-conference men’s soccer at Stone Soccer Stadium, earning its second draw against a Top 25 opponent this season.


JMU announces 2015 women’s lacrosse schedule

JMU head women’s lacrosse coach Shelley Klaes-Bawcombe released the team’s challenging 17-game schedule for the 2015 season Tuesday. The slate features seven teams that went to the 2014 NCAA Tournament, including national champion Maryland and national semifinalist Virginia.


Golden goal lifts JMU men’s soccer over WVU

Redshirt-sophomore midfielder Connor Coward (Centreville, Va./Centreville) scored his first career goal Tuesday night to give the JMU men’s soccer team a thrilling 4-3 victory in double overtime against West Virginia at University Park.


Goal in 90th minute lifts JMU women’s soccer past Appalachian State, 2-1

The James Madison women’s soccer team defeated Appalachian State on a goal by redshirt-senior defender Sam Lofton (Lock Haven, Pa./Central Mountain) in the 90th minute, lifting the Dukes to a 2-1 victory Friday night at University Park.


JMU men’s soccer drops decision to Robert Morris, 2-1

After conceding two goals in the first half, the James Madison men’s soccer team could not dig out of the hole and fell 2-1 to Robert Morris on Friday night at University Park. The loss snaps a four-match unbeaten streak for the Dukes.


#24 JMU women’s soccer shuts out VCU, 1-0

The James Madison women’s soccer team bounced back from its first loss of the season two days ago to shut out in-state rival VCU 1-0 on Sunday night at University Park.


#24 JMU women’s soccer drops 1-0 decision to Navy

The 24th-ranked James Madison women’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 defeat Friday night against Navy for its first loss of the season.


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.


JMU women’s soccer surges into national polls

With a 3-0 start to the 2014 season, the JMU women’s soccer team vaulted into the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) and Soccer America national polls Tuesday, checking in at No. 24 and No. 25, respectively.


Albany drops JMU men’s soccer, 3-1

JMU surrendered a pair of first-half goals and was never able to overcome the deficit, falling to Albany 3-1 in the final match of the Fairfield Inn by Marriott JMU Invitational on Sunday afternoon at University Park.


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#6 UVA field hockey loses at #8 Penn State, 3-0

The No. 6 UVA field hockey team (1-1) fell 3-0 to No. 8 Penn State (2-0) on Sunday, Aug. 31 in University Park, Pennsylvania.


JMU women’s soccer upsets #24 Wake Forest, 2-1

The JMU women’s soccer team picked up its first win over a nationally-ranked team in 2014 on Friday night, downing No. 24 Wake Forest 2-1 at Spry Stadium.


JMU men’s soccer drops season opener to Vermont, 2-0

The JMU men’s soccer team dropped its season opener Friday night in a 2-0 loss to Vermont at University Park in the Fairfield Inn by Marriott JMU Invitational.


JMU soccer’s Ashley Herndon earns CAA Player of the Week honor

Sophomore forward Ashley Herndon (Ashburn, Va./Stone Bridge) of the JMU women’s soccer team has been named the Colonial Athletic Association’s Player of the Week for games played Aug. 18-24, the league announced Monday.


JMU women’s soccer defeats UMass, 2-1

Goals from junior forward Rachel Ivey (South Riding, Va./Freedom) and sophomore forward Sydney Braun-McLeod (Ottawa, Ontario/Glebe Collegiate Institute) led JMU to a 2-1 topping the University of Massachusetts women’s soccer at University Park Sunday afternoon in the final game of the Fairfield Inn by Marriot JMU Invitational.


JMU women’s soccer opens with 2-1 win over Xavier

The JMU women’s soccer team opened its 25th anniversary season with a 2-1 victory over Xavier in the Fairfield Inn by Marriot JMU Invitational at University Park on Friday.


JMU soccer’s Aðalsteinsson named to preseason All-CAA team

JMU junior defender Bjarki Aðalsteinsson (be-are-key add-all-stein-son) was voted to the 2014 Preseason All-Colonial Athletic Association men’s soccer team.


JMU women’s lacrosse upsets #5 Loyola, 8-7

The JMU women’s lacrosse team rallied from a 5-1 first-half deficit to earn an 8-7 victory over visiting No. 5 Loyola (Md.) on Saturday afternoon at University Park. With the win, the Dukes advance to 3-1 on the season, while the Greyhounds fall to 2-2.