It’s been a long time coming for Hopewell graduate Ronnie Walker, who’s eagerly been awaiting his Virginia debut. He's expected to team up with Wayne Taulapapa and Shane Simpson in the Cavalier backfield.
Entering the 2018 season, Manchester head coach Tom Hall and his staff had an idea that that particular campaign could be pretty special. 38 seniors graced the roster, along with 52 players who saw significant playing time the year before.
If things go to plan, VHSL sports will get going in about six weeks. When they do, will spectators be permitted? If so, will some family members have to choose between attending a game and feeling safe? One area school is taking steps to make sure that’s not a decision that fans need to make.
After Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced last week that 10 percent of stadiums and outdoor venues could be open to spectators, Washington NFL fans wondered when they might be able to pass through the gates of FedEx Field again. The short answer- not this Sunday against the Cowboys.
The PGA Tour Champions currently has no full-time Black players, but Kirk Triplett, who has been on the tour since 2012, has no problem speaking up when it comes to social justice movements. For Triplett, the phrase “Black Lives Matter” is personal.
Phil Mickelson is one of the most popular names in golf and has quite the resume, but missing from that are frequent trips to Virginia. Not since 1993 has Lefty teed up for an individual event in the commonwealth.
The Virginia running back and Hopewell product has been granted immediate eligibility by the NCAA, after initially having his waiver denied on two separate occasions. This was Walker’s second appeal after transferring from Indiana.
Recent years have found the fanfare of the first official college basketball practice wear off a bit. With all the offseason work teams are permitted to do, it’s become just another day on the calendar. 2020, however, is different.
The first four years of the tournament brought plenty of golf fans to the links and they were treated to fantastic tournaments. While the course will feel much more empty for the 2020 edition, organizers are still expecting some great golf.
NASCAR released its 2021 NASCAR Cup schedule on Wednesday, with Richmond receiving two dates. Sunday, April 18, will mark the spring race date, while Saturday, September 11, will see a night playoff race at America’s Premier Short Track.
The Cavaliers and Hokies have seen games cancelled, a new schedule released, and more games postponed, including one against each other. Now it's finally time to get their respective 2020 seasons going.
exus of Richmond hosted its Champions for Charity tournament, benefiting the ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and Lexus matched all donations made to the foundation up to $15,000.
According to the ALS Association, at least 16,000 people have the disease at any given time across the United States. Local resident Bobby Quinn is one of them, and Monday saw family, friends and many others rally in support of Bobby and against the disease.
The Virginia football team has its fifth different season-opening opponent for 2020, as the game against Duke has been rescheduled for September 26th. Georgia, VMI, Virginia Tech, and Clemson (briefly) had also spent time as the first game of the season for the 'Hoos.
This year, the General Assembly passed a bill authorizing the Virginia Lottery to grant between four and 12 sports betting licenses, greenlighting a type of gambling projected to generate up to $55 million in state tax revenue per year.