Townley Haas is now officially a two-time Olympian, but from ages 3-18, he spent a great deal of time in the pool at NOVA Aquatics in Henrico County. That facility was alive with excitement on Wednesday, after Haas punched his ticket to Tokyo on Tuesday night.
Friday saw the team honor frontline healthcare workers during its game against the Martinsville Mustangs at Shephard Stadium. Players and coaches wore scrub tops in place of their usual jerseys and skullcaps under their baseball caps.
In their first-ever game in the Women’s College World Series, the JMU softball team went to extra innings, and knocked off the top-seed in the tournament. The Dukes defeated Oklahoma 4-3 in eight innings on Thursday in Oklahoma City.
For the first time since September of 2019, The Diamond was open to full capacity with no distancing restrictions, which is how the policies are expected to remain for the remainder of the 2021 season.
Team Quinn hosted its third annual Team Quinn Fighting ALS Golf Tournament at Brandermill Country Club. 36 teams signed up, with more than 40 volunteers chipping in to make the event a success, and this year's tournament carried some more emotion.