Nick Sherod scored 23 points as Richmond led wire-to-wire in a 77-59 dismantling of the Rams, avenging a January 28 loss. It’s the first time since 2013 that the two squads have split their regular season match-ups.
Marcus Lewis was named the head coach of Varina during a ceremony on Thursday morning at the high school. Lewis is a 2001 graduate of the program, earned all-metro honors as a player and has spent the last 12 years as a Blue Devils assistant coach.
Five years ago, Cheyenne Wray decided to give football a try, and now she’s taking her game to the semi-pro level. Wray signed her contract with the River City Sting of the United States Women’s Football League on Tuesday morning.
Marcus Evans scored a team-high 19 points and the Rams forced the Wildcats into a season-high 21 turnovers, as VCU got back into the win column with a 73-62 victory. Rhoades and company improve to 17-6, 7-3 in the Atlantic 10.
Exactly four weeks after suffering a fractured sternum, Blake Francis will return to the Richmond line-up when the Spiders visit Fordham on Saturday, head coach Chris Mooney said during his weekly media availability on Friday. Francis went down on January 11 against Saint Louis.
Caroline High School has had a varsity wrestling program since 2010. The Cavaliers’ wrestling room is in a trailer behind the school, but the program is successful beyond its years. Just look at two teammates who have led the way, and whose bond stretches far beyond the mat.
Junior guard Jacob Gilyard scored a game-high 29 points but the Richmond Spiders were unable to keep pace with the #7 Dayton Flyers, falling 87-79 at the Robins Center Saturday evening in front of a sold-out crowd.
Richmond opened the game on a 10-0 run, shot 60 percent from the floor and cruised to a 75-57 win over La Salle at the Robins Center on Wednesday night, the Spiders third straight victory as they kept pace at the top of the Atlantic 10.
Former Major League Baseball All-Star Andruw Jones will be the special guest for Opening Night as the Richmond Flying Squirrels begin their home schedule at The Diamond on April 16, the team announced on Wednesday.
William and Mary (13-5 overall) is out to a 5-0 start in CAA play for just the third time in program history, winning its first three conference games on the road. The Tribe also leads the country with seven road wins.
One of the nation’s strongest rivalries between historically black universities has reached it’s 25th year - The Freedom Classic Festival (FCF) between Virginia Union University (VUU) and Virginia State University (VSU).
K'Von Wallace will play his final game for Clemson on Monday night in the national championship game. It’s been a quite a ride for the senior defensive back, as well as family and friends who have supported him.