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Updated fan info for Marshall, WVU football scimmages at The Greenbrier

The Greenbrier, the historic American resort located in the foothills of West Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains, proudly announces that it will host Marshall University’s intra-squad scrimmage on April 11, 2015 and West Virginia University’s intra-squad scrimmage on April 18 at the resort’s AdvoCare Sports Performance Center.

The Greenbrier to host Marshall, WVU football scrimmages in April

The Greenbrier, the historic American resort located in the foothills of West Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains, proudly announced today that The Greenbrier will be the host of Marshall University’s intra-squad scrimmage on April 11 and West Virginia University’s intra-squad scrimmage on April 18 at the AdvoCare Sports Performance Center at The Greenbrier.

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Lynchburg Hillcats announce staff changes

The Lynchburg Hillcats announced that longtime Assistant General Manager Ronnie Roberts is being promoted to General Manager, and current President/General Manager Paul Sunwall will continue in his role as President.

WVU physics professor tapped to lead 10-year strategic planning exercise for U.S. Dept. of Energy Fusion Energy Sciences office

Congress has appointed Mark Koepke, Robert C. Byrd Professor of physics and astronomy at West Virginia University, to lead the strategic planning exercise.

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Virginia Tech to play West Virginia at FedEx Field in 2017

FedExField, home of the Washington Redskins, announced today the addition of another high-profile college football game to its schedule. Virginia Tech and West Virginia will open the 2017 college football season in a matchup set for Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.

Frank Beamer to headline Greenbrier Classic Pro-Am

Tournament Officials announced this week that college coaches John “Doc” Holliday and Dan D’Antoni from Marshall University, Tony Gibson and Ron Everhart from West Virginia University, and Frank Beamer and Buzz Williams from Virginia Tech will participate in the Wednesday Pro-Am at The Greenbrier Classic.

FLW College Fishing Northern Conference opens on Smith Mountain Lake

FLW College Fishing is headed to Smith Mountain Lake May 3 for the first Northern Conference tournament of 2014. Fifty college teams will be competing for a top award of $2,000 and a berth in the Northern Conference Invitational tournament.

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Whit Babcock named Virginia Tech athletics director

Virginia Tech President Charles Steger announced today that Whit Babcock will become the university’s next athletic director. Babcock has served as athletic director at the University of Cincinnati since 2011.

JMU falls hard to WVU, 42-12

FBS No. 9 West Virginia’s high powered offense was limited to more than 27 points lower than its scoring average the last two games, but Geno Smith’s five touchdown passes gave the Mountaineers the 42-12 victory over FCS No. 5 James Madison in the Virginia 529 College Savings Classic at FedEx Field in Landover, Md..

#17 WVU upsets #11 ‘Hoos in ACC-Big East Challenge

The No. 11 Virginia men’s soccer team dropped a 1-0 decision to No. 17 West Virginia Friday in the ACC/Big East Challenge in the regular season opener at the Maryland SoccerPlex in Germantown, Md. “West Virginia is the most athletic team we will play this season. We didn’t deal with that well, particularly in the […]

No. 10 UVa. women’s soccer opens with win over No. 13 WVU

The No. 10 Virginia women’s soccer team opened the 2011 season with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over No. 13 West Virginia in front of 998 fans Friday night at Klöckner Stadium. Gloria Douglas’ (Fayetteville, N.C.) goal in the 89th minute gave the Cavaliers a win in their home opener for the 22nd consecutive season. “This […]

Generals sign two from WVU

Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net   The Waynesboro Generals announced today the signings of catcher Matt Malloy and infielder/outfielder T.J. Kuban from West Virginia University.   WaynesboroGenerals.com has the story.