Radford University has hired Aileen Morales, the coach of NCAA Div. II Young Harris College in Georgia, as its new softball coach. She is a former Ga. Tech shortstop. Here is the release from RU:
Blacksburg and Virginia Tech graduate Britney Anderson, who has been an assistant women's basketball coach at Radford the past two seasons, is leaving RU to become an assistant with the Hokies.
Another player is leaving the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team, but a high-scoring transfer from a junior college is coming aboard.
Virginia Tech announced today (Friday) that guard/forward Malik Mueller has decided to transfer. Also today, junior college transfer Tyrone Outlaw said in an interview with me that he has decided to become a Hokie.
Three Radford players, two VMI players, four Virginia Tech players and three more UVa players have been drafted today.
Virginia Tech's Justin Bibbs is one of 24 players who have been invited to the tryouts for the U.S. under-19 men's basketball team.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Defending NCAA champ Vanderbilt put an end to Radford's baseball season today, cruising to a 21-0 win in the final of the Nashville Regional.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Radford baseball team advanced to the final of the NCAA tournament's Nashville Regional by beating Indiana 5-3 today in the rain at Vanderbilt's Hawkins Field.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Radford baseball team beat Lipscomb 5-2 tonight in an elimination game of an NCAA regional at Vanderbilt.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Radford baseball team lost its NCAA tournament debut today, falling to Indiana 7-1 in the Nashville Regional at Vanderbilt's Hawkins Field.
Virginia Tech women's basketball coach Dennis Wolff announced the hiring of Heather Vulin as an assistant coach.
The pairings have been announced for the Women's ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
RADFORD -- The Radford baseball team was assigned to the Vanderbilt regional in the NCAA tournament today (Monday).
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Hunter Higgerson hit an RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to give top-seeded Radford a 5-4 win over second-seeded Coastal Carolina in the title game of the Big South baseball tournament.
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Josh Reavis belted a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning to give top-seeded Radford a 4-2 win over third-seeded Winthrop in a Big South baseball tournament semifinal today (Friday).
Virginia Tech will met George Washington at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn as part of the new ACC-Atlantic 10 doubleheader on Dec. 22, according to Tech.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.. — Fourth-seeded Longwood beat third-seeded Virginia Tech 6-4 in eight innings in an elimination game of an NCAA sotball regional.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Utah squashed Virginia Tech 6-1 in the opener of an NCAA softball regional today.
The ACC has announced the pairings for this year's Big Ten-ACC Challenge, and the Hokies will host Northwestern on Tuesday, Dec. 1.
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech announced Friday it will sell courtside seats at Cassell Coliseum to donors with the hope it adds more than a quarter-million dollars in annual revenue.
Virginia Tech announced today it will offer courtside seating at Cassell Coliseum to donors. Tech will move the media and fans who use wheelchairs upstairs to seats above the team tunnel.
Virginia Tech men’s basketball coach Buzz Williams has turned to the junior college ranks for his latest recruit.
I talked today to Jody Bailey, the coach at Jacksonville (Junior) College in Texas, about 7-foot, 210-pound sophomore center Johnny Hamilton. Bailey said Hamilton, a native of Trinidad, signed with Virginia Tech on Wednesday night.
Jody Bailey, the coach of Jacksonville (Junior) College in Texas, tweeted Wednesday night that Jacksonville sophomore center Johnny Hamilton has signed with Virginia Tech.
Add Virginia Tech to the list of schools from major conferences that are interested in former Rockbridge County High School basketball star Andrew Rowsey, who revealed Wednesday night that he plans to transfer from UNC Asheville.
The Citadel has hired VMI basketball coach Duggar Baucom to be its new basketball coach, a source has told my colleague Randy King.
The leading scorer on the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team will not be back next season.
Virginia Tech announced today that guard Adam Smith, who averaged a team-high 13.4 points this year, has decided to transfer.
Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock said Tuesday that Dennis Wolff will be back for a fifth season as the Hokies women’s basketball coach.
As expected, Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock said today that Dennis Wolff will be back next season for his fifth year as the Hokies women's basketball coach.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Three Virginia Tech wrestlers and one Virginia wrestler won in the medal round today at the NCAA championships.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Virginia Tech wrestlers went 0-5 this morning in the quarterfinals of the NCAA championships, including upset losses by Devin Carter and Joey Dance
ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Six wrestlers from Virginia Tech and three from Virginia won in the first round of the NCAA wrestling championships this afternoon.
Time to send my final Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.
Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor has been suspended four games under NCAA rules for bumping an umpire during Friday's loss at Virginia Tech.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball season was hardly a success, but coach Buzz Williams was sorry to see it end.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — If you have already read the no-quotes game story I turned in right after the Hokies' late-night ACC Tournament loss ended, here are all the postgame quotes from Miami and Virginia Tech on the Hurricanes' 59-49 second-round win.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — During the regular season, the Miami men’s basketball team blew out Virginia Tech not once but twice.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Ninth-seeded Florida State fended off eighth-seeded Clemson 76-73 today in the second round of the ACC Tournament.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Jalen Hudson and six other Virginia Tech men’s basketball players made their ACC Tournament debuts Tuesday.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The 14th-seeded Virginia Tech men's basketball team beat 11th-seeded Wake Forest 81-80 in the first round of the ACC Tournament today.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — If the Virginia Tech men’s basketball team does not snap out of its first-half funk, it will likely have a short stay at the ACC Tournament.
Time to send a new Top 25 ballot to the Associated Press.
The All-ACC, all-freshman and all-defensive teams have been announced, as well as ACC player of year, coach of year, defensive player of the year, most improved player and sixth man of the year.
BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team isn’t exactly heading into the ACC tournament on a roll.
BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech men's basketball team lost to Miami 82-61 today at Cassell Coliseum in its regular-season finale.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Virginia Tech’s surprise run in the ACC women’s basketball tournament ended with a thud Friday night.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Virginia Tech women's basketball team fell to Florida State 82-43 tonight in the quarterfinals of the ACC tournament.
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- If you have already read my game story with quotes on the Hokies' upset win over Pitt in the second round of the ACC women's tourney, here is even more of what both coaches and Vanessa had to say:
Eleanor Louise Handy, 86, of Roanoke, Va., departed this life on Sunday, June 28, 2015. She was predeceased by her parents, Walter A. and Virginia Bing Manning; sisters, Rebecca, Anna, Mary, Doris, and Dolly; and son-in-law, Donald Eakin.Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Wanda Handy Ward (Tim), Sandra Handy Eakin, and Teresa Handy Sherman (Russ); brother, W.A. Manning (Frances); grandchildren, Jacob Holcomb (Maliek), Joshua Holcomb, Benjamin Sherman (Meghan), Ashlee Eakin (fiance, Wes), and Whitney Eakin; great-grandchildren, Andrew, Jenna, Juliette, Jillian, Jacie, Jayla, Mason, Sophie and Olivia Holcomb; former son-in-law, Sonny Holcomb; and numerous loving nieces and nephews and close, long-time friends and neighbors.Louise attended Ferrum Junior College and Radford Teachers College. Also known as Nana, Nena, Lou-Lou, and Aunt Weasie, she enjoyed spending time with her family, dancing, laughing, and "carrying on," and could light up a room with her humor and fun spirit. She enjoyed her independence and continued to take care of her home and yard well into her eighties. Some of her favorite activities included reading, watching "Vanna White" and "Bob Barker," and traveling. Louise never met a stranger and brought joy and laughter to everyone she met. Her family was her pride and joy, and she was truly the heart and soul of the family.The family will receive visitors at Oakey's South Chapel on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, beginning at 10 a.m. where a funeral service will follow at noon with the Rev. Branan Thompson Jr. officiating. Entombment at Evergreen Burial Park will be private.Funeral arrangements are being handled by Oakey's South Chapel. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the S.P.C.A. or Angels of Assisi.
Tonya L. Montgomery-Sheppard, 46, of Bedford, died Saturday, June 27, 2015. Arrangements by Bedford Funeral Home.
Shirley Elizabeth Bostic, 75, of New Castle, passed away Friday, June 26, 2015. Funeral servies will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Mountain View Christian Church. Arrangements by Paitsel Funeral Home.
Margaret Lee Miller, 85, of Rocky Mount, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2015. Arrangements by Lynch Conner Bowman Funeral Home, 140 Floyd Avenue, Rocky Mount, VA, 24151, 540-483-5533.