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Charlottesville, VA, United States

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Recent articles by Mike:

Virginia high schools planning for the unknown this fall

High school athletic departments in Virginia are hoping and planning to start on time in the fall, but at WAHS, they're trying to be ready for any scenario. → Read More

UVA Baseball roster in ‘Good Shape’ despite unexpected challenges of COVID-19

Rather than having as many as nine players selected, the Cavaliers may only have one or two picked in this year’s shortened MLB Draft, which could set UVA up for big things in 2021. → Read More

Special Olympics Virginia holding Virtual Torch Run

Over 500 people are participating in a Virtual Torch Run for Special Olympics Virginia this week. → Read More

No title defense for Tom Sox; Valley Baseball League officially cancelled for 2020

The Tom Sox will not get a chance to defend their Valley Baseball League Championship, as the 2020 season has officially been cancelled. → Read More

Braxton Key adjusting to life after college basketball

UVA senior Braxton Key is planning on playing basketball professionally, but without the ability to meet with teams or even workout, the process has become much more difficult. → Read More

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

James Madison University has hired Mark Byington as the new head coach of its men’s basketball team. → Read More

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. → Read More

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. → Read More

Tuesday’s high school basketball scores

High school basketball scores from across Central Virginia on Tuesday, February 11th. → Read More

Rally comes up short; UVa Men’s Basketball falls 80-73 at No. 5 Louisville

Thomas Woldetensae and Kihei Clark combined to score 50 points, but the UVa men’s basketball team fell 80-73 at No. 5 Louisville on Saturday. → Read More

Virginia beats Clemson 51-44; Improves to 7-4 in ACC

Mamadi Diakite won the battle of former Blue Ridge School teammates, as his Cavaliers defeated Aamir Simms’ Clemson Tigers 51-44 on Wednesday at JPJ. → Read More

UVa Women’s Basketball falls 78-68 at North Carolina

The Virginia women’s basketball team fell behind by as many as 28 points, and the Cavaliers lost 78-68 on the road at North Carolina on Thursday. → Read More

No. 11 Virginia women’s tennis beats Richmond 7-0

The No. 11 Virginia women’s tennis team stayed undefeated with a 7-0 victory over Richmond on Thursday at the Boar’s Head Sports Club. → Read More

UVa head coach Tony Bennett reacts to the death of Kobe Bryant

UVa basketball coach Tony Bennett says, "Whenever an iconic hero like that passes, it makes everybody sort of step back, and realize how precious life is." → Read More

UVa women’s basketball falls 71-56 at No. 5 Louisville

The Virginia women’s basketball team dropped to 2-6 in conference play, as the Cavaliers fell 71-56 at No. 5 Louisville on Thursday night. → Read More

Cavaliers fall 53-51 against NC State; Drop to 4-4 in ACC

A contested three-pointer by Casey Morsell at the buzzer did not connect, and the UVa men’s basketball team lost 53-51 against NC State on Monday at John Paul Jones Arena. → Read More

VHSL High School Football 1st Round Playoff Pairings

First round pairings from the VHSL High School football playoffs. → Read More

Saturday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

High School sports scores and highlights from across Central Virginia on Saturday, October 26th. → Read More

Blue Ridge Football Falls 48-27 against Roanoke Catholic

The Blue Ridge football team lost 48-27 at home against Roanoke Catholic on Saturday. → Read More

Friday Night Fury High School Football Scores & Highlights

High School football scores & highlights from across Central Virginia on Friday, October 18th. → Read More