| Jun 21, 2012
| 11:05 AM
When it comes to personal goals, Derrick Green doesn't want much — 3,000 yards rushing in a single season will do just fine.
Even suggesting such a lofty mark might seem absurd for most high school running backs, but Green isn't your run-of-the-...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Four years ago, Tyler Eifert made a trip to South Bend as a high school senior-to-be for a one-day summer camp at Notre Dame and a chance to impress then-head coach Charlie Weis.
The Irish had yet to offer the tight end from Fort Wayne, having already...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NORTHFIELD, Ill. - Emily Miller remembers learning about Title IX during history class, probably sometime in junior high. She's a little fuzzy on the details, including how and why it came about.
Every time she steps on the soccer field, though, she...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Micah Reed and Myles Willis, who have committed to UCF, are in a similar position.
Both players were the first and second players to say they wanted to be part of the Knights’ 2013 recruiting class.
Since they committed to UCF in March, they have...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 1:39 PM
With available scholarships for the 2013 recruiting class beginning to run short, Virginia has focused its efforts on loading up on offensive linemen in the last few days.
Brad Henson, a 6-foot-5, 273-pound offensive guard from Monsignor Donovan High...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:02 PM
Kissimmee Osceola defensive back Hassan Childs committed toN.C. StateSaturday afternoon.
On the eve of July 1, Childs decided that it was time for him to make a decision so he could focus on Osceola’s upcoming season.
So Childs talked over his...
| May 20, 2012
| 9:28 PM
North Hagerstown High School senior Benjamin Bushong has been accepted to North Carolina State University under the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps Scholarship. He was recently notified by the NROTC Scholarship Board of his nomination.
| May 24, 2012
Attention fellow numbers geeks and/or fans of college sports in our fair commonwealth. Courtesy of a revealing USA Today database, we can glimpse inside the finances of public university athletic departments not only in Virginia but also nationwide....
| Jan 28, 2012
| 11:01 PM
Kyle Kelley admitted that being named to the prestigious Parade All-America Football Team — as one of the top 50 high school players in the nation — was a surprise.
But that honor, which was released by the magazine earlier this month,...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Like all high jumpers, Virginia Tech's Ronnie Black wants to raise the bar. He's cleared impressive heights, set school records and earned All-America honors.
But he wants more. He wants to go higher.
He wants to go 4.0.
"I had a 3.87 last semester,"...
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 11:32 AM
VIRGINIA TECH SIGNEES
Name | Pos. | Ht./Wt. | School (Hometown)
Dewayne Alford | DE | 6-3/225 | Nansemond River High (Suffolk): Originally signed letter of intent last February with Tech, but deferred his enrollment until January; had scholarship offers...