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Randolph-Macon goes undefeated in ODAC

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 2:42 pm

The Yellow Jackets have not only broken the school record for most consecutive wins, now at 20 and counting, but they completed their first perfect regular season in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) play at 16-0 with an 82-63 win Saturday at Emory and Henry.

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  • R-MC women finish second in ODAC

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 2:38 pm

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    Saturday, the Yellow Jackets knocked out Bridgewater 87-75 to give Randolph-Macon their 20th win of the season. The Yellow Jackets finished second in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference with a 13-3 mark. Randolph-Macon is the number-two seed in this week’s ODAC Tournament in Salem.

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  • Patriots boys, girls fall to Albemarle in semis

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 2:28 pm

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    It was a playoff atmosphere in Charlottesville Monday night as Patrick Henry’s girls and boys basketball teams traveled to Albemarle High School. The winner of these Conference 16 semi-finals would advance to the title game. Unfortunately, both Albemarle teams’ size and speed proved too much for the Patriots.

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  • County’s swimmers make waves at states

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 2:20 pm

    Patrick Henry’s Ted Schubert competes in the 100 Butterfly. He repeated as state champion, capturing the 100 Backstroke.

    Swimming in Hanover County continues to make bigger waves every year. The season came to a close this past weekend as Hanover made history at the 4A State Championship in Christiansburg, while Atlee drew ever closer to an elusive first team state title at the 5A State Championship in Chesterfield.

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  • Hanover grapplers take four state titles

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 2:15 pm

    Hanover’s J.D. Gregory pins Lio Quezada of John Handley to take his third straight state title during the 4A Championships in Salem last week. The Hawks took four individual titles and placed second as a team. (H-P photo by Jeff Gregory)

    More bad weather forced the Virginia High School League (VHSL) to condense the usual two-day state tournament format to one, completely changing decision-making and strategy as Hanover fought to repeat as 4A champions in Salem, while other county schools competed at the 5A State Championship in Fairfax.

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  • Yellow Jackets break record for straight wins

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:55 am

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    In front of a raucous capacity crowd, and a television audience, at Crenshaw Gymnasium, the Randolph-Macon Yellow Jackets, named the new number one team in the nation in Division III basketball Monday night, disposed of rival Hampden-Sydney 79-65 to break a school record of most consecutive wins with 17.

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  • Hanover grapplers take region

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:52 am

    Hanover’s J.D. Gregory wins over Caden Darber of Jamestown. (H-P photo by Jeff Gregory)

    By the time the championship round arrived at the 2015 Regionals, held this past weekend at Hanover High, the host Hawks already held a prohibitive lead, and cruised to the team title with 246.5 points.

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  • Atlee girls eliminate Hermitage in tourney

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:50 am

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    The Atlee Raiders went 1-1 in first -round action Saturday at the Conference 11 Tournament held at Highland Springs High School. Ashley Weaver poured in 24 points as the Atlee girls team eliminated the Panthers 45-40.

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  • Jackets bring depth on the mound in 2015

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:38 am

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    While there are some changes from a Randolph-Macon softball team that won 26 games and advanced to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Championship game, head coach Kevin Proffitt is excited about the 2015 season.

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