| Jul 27, 2013
— Last year, Kelly Esch emerged as the go-to weapon for Jamestown High's volleyball program.
The rising senior's performance didn't go unnoticed as she announced Tuesday that she had committed to play Division I volleyball at Louisiana State...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:27 PM
As if methamphetamine weren’t bad enough already, a new study has found that the highly addictive drug may make users more susceptible to the deadly lung infection cryptococcosis.
Researchers reported Tuesday in the journal mBio that...
| Jul 30, 2013
Creatures of the Wind, the fashion label founded in 2008 by two alumni of the School of the Art Institute in Chicago, is enjoying a windfall from a Los Angeles investment firm.
The investment from The Dock Group, headed by Matthew Walker, is significant...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:06 AM
With no Johnny Manziel or two-time defending national champion, the ACC’s preseason football clambake Sunday and Monday is unlikely to match the SEC’s for headlines. But here are some questions that I hope are asked.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:25 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- As college football icons go, few names rival Bobby Bowden's. For the next two years, at least, the Hall of Famer will lend that name, and his likeness, to Florida State for an all-encompassing marketing and promotions fundraising campaign....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Jim Cavanaugh and Billy Hite will continue to serve in roles for Virginia Tech's athletic department, but they'll no longer be active members of the football coaching staff, according to Tech athletic director Jim Weaver.
Cavanaugh, 64, and Hite, 62,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 11:31 AM
1. Da'Shawn Hand | DE
High School: Woodbridge Senior High (Woodbridge).
Height/Weight: 6-foot-5/257 pounds.
College situation: He's narrowed his choices down to Alabama, Florida and Michigan — all of which have offered him...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Domination may be the missing piece from the puzzle that is Atlantic Coast Conference football.
It’s been a dozen years since an ACC representative played for a national championship.
That doesn’t mean the quality has suffered.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Tennis--Wimbledon, 6 a.m. (ESPN2)
Soccer--FIFA Confederation Cup, semifinals, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Golf--U.S. Women’s Open, 2 p.m. (ESPN2)
NBA Basketball--NBA Draft at Brooklyn, N.Y., 6:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Major League Baseball--...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:45 PM
HAMPTON — It's the final day of the NFL High School Player Development camp at Bethel, and the Bruins' Ricky Walker isn't in drills with the other linemen. Where had he gone — to the bench for a water break?
Wait … there he is on...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Ten years ago today, ACC presidents voted to invite Virginia Tech and Miami into the conference. Nothing has transpired since to counter what Hokies athletic director Jim Weaver told me in May 2008 about the move.
“The best thing that has ever...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — After seeing how Virginia strayed from the ground game late last season, running back Kevin Parks' worst fear was coach Mike London transforming U.Va.'s offense into a passing-game-obsessed operation behind a new offensive...