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Suffolk University/USA Today Poll: Trump voters set to flee GOP?

A majority of Donald Trump supporters said they would vote for him if he were to lose the nomination and run as a third-party candidate.


Virginia drops one spot to fourth in national polls

A .500 week in the ACC dropped Virginia one spot in the national polls out on Monday.


Virginia rises to season-best #3 in national polls

With its biggest week of the season before it, Virginia is ranked a season-best third in the Associated Press and USA Today national polls.


Virginia back in Top 10 in national polls

Virginia scored another signature win on Saturday, and bumped up a couple of spots in the national polls as a result.


Virginia maintains #5 spot in national polls

Virginia is holding steady at #5 in the Associated Press and USA Today polls, released on Monday.


Poll: Republican leaders running neck-and-neck with Hillary Clinton

A Suffolk University poll of likely voters shows Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump solidly ahead in their respective nomination fights heading into Iowa.


Virginia safety Quin Blanding named USA Today second-team All-America

Virginia free safety Quin Blanding was named to the second-team of USA Today’s All-America squad, which was announced today by the media outlet.


UVA basketball eighth in final USA Today Coaches Poll

UVA basketball ends the 2014-2015 season ranked eighth in the final USA Today Coaches poll.


UVA basketball #2 in AP, USA Today polls

UVA is ranked second in both the Associated Press and USA Today coaches polls out on Monday.


JMU women’s basketball ranked in USA Today Coaches Poll

James Madison women’s basketball jumped back into the USA Today Coaches Poll at No. 21, the organization released Tuesday afternoon.


UVA back to #2 in AP poll after pair of Top 15 ACC wins

UVA has reclaimed the #2 spot in the Associated Press Top 25 after posting a pair of wins over Top 15 ACC opponents last week.


UVA basketball remains #2 in national polls

UVA basketball maintains its spot at #2 in the Associated Press and USA Today coaches national polls this week. Virginia (17-0, 5-0 ACC) received first-place votes in both polls for the second straight week.


JMU women enter national rankings

   Staff Report JMU sports: www.jmusports.com The James Madison women’s basketball program is ranked 24th in this week’s Associated Press Top 25 media poll. JMU has a 7-0 record that includes a 75-73 win at Virginia, ranked 19th by AP this week. Last week the Dukes received votes in both the AP media poll and […]


An explanation for cuts at the Leader?

A story in today’s Wall Street Journal on the sudden and unexpected retirement of USA Today president and publisher Craig Moon had an interesting nugget about how the decline in travel has been impacting circulation at the flagship newspaper in the Gannett chain. Moon told the Journal that USA Today has lost about 100,000 papers […]


Local community-college student earns First Team honors

Item by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net A Batesville native has been named to the All-USA Community College First Team by USA Today, the American Association of Community Colleges and Phi Theta Kappa, the national honor society for two-year college students. Jacob Neal is one of 10 students being honored today as a member of Virginia’s First […]