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UVA senior Jordan Scott looking forward, after missing chance to defend NCAA Title

Whether it’s defending an indoor triple jump championship, winning an outdoor championship, or competing in the Olympics, UVA senior Jordan Scott is missing out on a lot of big opportunities.

Braxton Key adjusting to life after college basketball

’The film speaks most’ - UVA’s Bryce Perkins & Bryce Hall discuss NFL Draft process

JMU’s Matt Lewis named to NABC All-District 10 Second-Team

Mamadi Diakite named to NABC All-District 2 Second-Team

  Monticello hires Matt Hicks as head coach

  Monticello’s Malachi Fields commits to Virginia football

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  JMU hires Mark Byington as men’s basketball head coach

  HYPEMAN: Saving basketball from boring pregame introductions

JMU men’s basketball hires Mark Byington as new head coach

  Stay Fit With Sam: Former WMHS star Samantha Brunelle helping kids stay active while out of school

  VISAA boys & girls basketball All-State Teams Announced

UVA men’s basketball ranked 16th in final AP Poll

  Diamonds remain empty; McIntire Little League postponed until May 11th

Teams in the McIntire League were supposed to begin playing games this month, but on the recommendation of Little League International, that date has been pushed back to May 11th.

  UVA officially cancels all spring sports & activities

In addition to all spring sports, the UVA football team’s Pro Day and Spring Game have officially been cancelled.

ACC, SEC cancels sports for remainder of academic year

The Atlantic Coast Conference and Southeastern Conference canceled all athletics competition and practices through the rest of the 2019-20 academic year amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus.

  Gyms in Charlottesville take safety precautions for COVID-19

Some gyms including ACAC have decided to temporarily close due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Vikings place Franchise Tag on former UVA safety Anthony Harris

MLB Opening Day postponed until at least mid-May

  Future Wahoo Reece Beekman caps high school career with 4th state title

  NFL players approve new CBA by just 60 votes

  VHSL prohibits schools from practicing

  Two Monticello Mustangs share a relationship through the struggles life throws

NCAA grants athletes in spring sports extra season of eligibility

The NCAA will grant an extra year of eligibility to all spring sports athletes who had their seasons cut short due to the Coronavirus.

Virginia coaches mourn the loss of sports; what’s next?

UVA head coaches from men's lacrosse, wrestling, baseball, and rowing speak on the cancellation of sports.

  Decision on high school sports in Central Virginia still on hold

Albemarle County schools can practice on Friday and Saturday, but they won’t have any games, and there will be no games or practices on Monday, March 16th.

College sports cancellations leaving UVa teams shy of goals

With the decision to cancel athletic participation in winter and spring sports, many UVa programs and athletes will come up short in team and career goals.

NCAA cancels all winter & spring championship events

The NCAA announced on Thursday that it has cancelled all winter and spring championships, due to continuing concerns over the coronavirus.

UVa & ACC cancel all athletic events, until further notice

The University of Virginia, and the Atlantic Coast Conference, have both announced the cancellation of all athletic events, effective immediately.

ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament Cancelled

The Atlantic Coast Conference has cancelled the remainder of the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament in Greensboro, NC, due to concerns over coronavirus.

  No Fans Allowed: Coronavirus forces ACC Tournament to close it doors

Only ‘essential personnel’ will be allowed inside at the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament, as the league has shut its doors in an attempt to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus.

  Hundreds of students enjoy Field Trip Day at UVA’s Disharoon Park

More than 940 students packed the University of Virginia’s Disharoon Park to watch the UVA baseball team finish a two-game series with a win against U-Mass Lowell.

Anthony Poindexter named to 2020 Class of College Football Hall of Fame

Former Virginia football star Anthony Poindexter will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a member of the Class of 2020.

UVa baseball beats UMass-Lowell 4-3; Improves to 14-4 overall

The Virginia baseball team concluded its fifteen game homestand with a 4-3 win over UMass-Lowell on Wednesday at Disharoon Park.

  Tuesday’s high school basketball state semifinals scores & highlights

High School basketball scores and highlights from the semifinals round of the VHSL state playoffs on Tuesday, March 10th.

Losing streak leads to winning for UVa Men’s Basketball

The Virginia men’s basketball team lost 4-of-5 games in January, but losing helped teach the Cavaliers lessons for the stretch run.

No. 17 UVa Baseball blasts UMass-Lowell 24-5

The No. 17 UVa baseball team scored its most runs in more than a decade, as the Cavaliers defeated UMass-Lowell 24-5 on Tuesday at Disharoon Park.

  Lions Together game gives students of all abilities a chance on the court

Athletes from Louisa and Greene County showed out on the court Tuesday to prove that with a positive attitude, anyone can be the MVP.

UVA, VHSL basketball games stay on schedule amid coronavirus concerns

University of Virginia and Virginia High School League will continue as scheduled, amid cancellations of other major events in the U.S. and abroad because of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Virginia baseball nationally ranked at No. 17

The Cavaliers ranked top 25 in both the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper’s and D1Baseball.com’s national rankings.

Wahoos earn All-ACC accolades; Diakite and Clark

Two of No. 22 Virginia men’s basketball members earned All-ACC honors Monday, March 9.

UVA baseball clinches series against No. 7 NC State

The 'Hoos improve to 2-1 in conference play and 12-4 overall.

No. 4 FSU edges a 4-3 victory over No. 10 Virginia

The Cavaliers drop to 6-1 in the ACC.

Virginia softball falls 7-0 to No. 19 Virginia Tech

The Hokies shut out the 'Hoos for the third straight time.

Virginia men’s tennis beat in state foe Liberty 4-3

The 'Hoos improve to 10-4 overall.

No. 19 Virginia Tech shuts out UVA for the second time this weekend

The Hokies shut out the 'Hoos for the second straight time this weekend.

Virginia falls in game two to #7 NC State

The final game of the series against NC State is set for 3 p.m. at Disharoon Park on March 8th.

No. 22 Virginia edges a 57-54 victory over No. 10 Louisville on senior day

Virginia improves to 15-5 in conference play and 23-7 on the season.

  VHSL high school basketball state quarterfinals scores & highlights

High school basketball scores & highlights from the quarterfinal round of the VHSL state tournament on Friday, March 6th.

UVa baseball beats #7 NC State 7-3 in ACC opener

Sophomore Jimmy Sullivan hit his third home run in the last four games, and the Virginia baseball team beat #7 NC State 7-3 on Friday at Disharoon Park.

Virginia softball falls to rival No. 18 Virginia Tech

The Wahoos drop to 0-4 in the ACC.

UVa Women’s Basketball falls 67-50 against Syracuse in ACC Tournament Quarterfinals

The Virginia women’s basketball team saw its season come to an end with a 67-50 loss against Syracuse in the ACC Tournament Quarterfinals on Thursday in Greensboro, NC.

Jay Huff scores 17 straight points; No. 22 UVa Men’s Basketball beats Miami 46-44

Jay Huff scored the first 17 points of the game for Virginia, and the #22 UVa men’s basketball team won 46-44 at Miami on Wednesday night.

No. 12 UVa women’s lacrosse beats George Mason 14-8

The #12 Virginia women’s lacrosse team scored the final eight goals of the game, as the Cavaliers beat the George Mason 14-8 at Klöckner Stadium Wednesday night.

JMU defeats Virginia softball 10-3 in first-ever game at Palmer Park

The Virginia softball team jumped out to the early lead in its new home stadium, but couldn’t hold on, as the Cavaliers fell 10-3 against JMU in the first-ever game at Palmer Park on Tuesday.

UVa Baseball crushes Richmond 16-7 at Disharoon Park

Senior Logan Michaels had four hits and drove in four runs in the Virginia baseball team’s 16-7 victory over Richmond on Tuesday at Disharoon Park.

  Palmer Park ready to be revealed

The stadium holds nearly 530 people in the bowl with additional seating on the outfield.

UVa Men’s Basketball returns to Top 25; Ranked #22 in both polls

The Virginia men’s basketball team (21-7, 13-5 ACC) is riding a six-game win streak, and the Wahoos have moved back into the rankings in both the AP Top 25 and the Coaches Poll.

No. 8 men’s lacrosse downs Air Force 15-5

The 'Hoos improve to 4-1.

UVA baseball sweeps series against Dartmouth

The 'Hoos improve to 9-3 on the season.

The ‘Hoos fall to No. 8 NC State on senior day

Virginia drops to 8-10 in the ACC.

Virginia upsets No. 7 Duke edging a 52-50 victory

The Cavaliers improved to 21-7 overall and 13-5 in the ACC.

Virginia baseball clinches series against Dartmouth 12-4

The Cavaliers improve to 8-3 on the season.

No. 6 UVA women’s lacrosse falls to top ranked North Carolina

No. 6 Virginia women’s lacrosse fell 18-12 to No. 1 North Carolina.

  High School Basketball playoff scores & highlights

High School basketball playoff scores and highlights from across Central Virginia on Friday, February 28th.

UVa Baseball crushes Dartmouth 20-1 in series opener

Nick Kent went 4-for-4 with a home run and four RBI, and the UVa baseball team beat Dartmouth 20-1 on Friday at Disharoon Park.

Virginia women’s basketball team beats Pitt 66-55 at JPJ

The UVa women’s basketball team improved to 8-9 in the ACC with a 66-55 victory over Pitt on Thursday at John Paul Jones Arena.

No. 25 Virginia Men’s Tennis sweeps doubleheader against George Mason and Norfolk State

The No. 25 Virginia men’s tennis team swept a doubleheader on Thursday, as the Cavaliers beat George Mason 5-2, and topped Norfolk State 7-0.

Cavaliers rally to beat Hokies 56-53 in Blacksburg

Mamadi Diakite scored a game-high 19 points, and Kihei Clark hit a go-ahead three-pointer with 2.1 second left, as the Cavaliers rallied to win 56-53 at Virginia Tech.

  Wednesday’s high school basketball playoff scores & highlights

High School basketball playoff scores and highlights from across Central Virginia on Wednesday, February 26th.

No. 7 UVa Women’s Lax falls 13-12 in Double OT against Richmond in home opener

The Virginia women’s lacrosse team lost 13-12 in double overtime against Richmond in its home opener at Klockner Stadium on Wednesday.

  Tuesday’s High School Basketball playoff scores & highlights

High School basketball playoff scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Tuesday, February 25th.

Virginia baseball rallies to beat William & Mary 8-5

Logan Michaels and Christian Hlinka each hit home runs, as the UVa baseball team rallied to beat William & Mary 8-5.

No. 8 UVa men’s lax tops High Point 18-15 at Klöckner Stadium

Senior longstick midfielder Jared Conners scored two goals for the Cavaliers, and the No. 8 UVa men's lacrosse team beat High Point 18-15 on Tuesday at Klöckner Stadium.

‘Hoos clinch series against Bucknell 3-1

Virginia clinched its four-game series against Bucknell.

UVA women’s basketball tops rival Virginia Tech

Virginia beats Virginia Tech in Commonwealth Clash on Sunday.

No. 2 Virginia men’s lacrosse falls to Princeton

The 'Hoos drop to 2-1 on the season.

  Friday’s high school basketball playoff scores & highlights

High School basketball playoff scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Friday, February 21st.

UVa Baseball beats Bucknell 6-5 in series opener

Virginia junior first baseman Devin Ortiz started the scoring with a grand slam, and the UVa baseball team beat Bucknell 6-5 in the series opener on Friday at Disharoon Park.

  Thursday’s high school basketball playoff scores & highlights

High School basketball playoff scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Thursday, February 20th.

UVa women’s basketball falls 62-47 at Duke

The Cavaliers trailed by as many as 17 points in the 2nd half against the Blue Devils, and they drop to 6-9 in the ACC.