Sports

Royals take the World Series

Royals take the World Series

Baseball, Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

It had been about 30 years since the Kansas City Royals lifted the Commissioner’s Trophy. Since winning the World Series in 1985, they have experienced just about everything a franchise possibly could. The team had Rookie of the Year’s in the 1980s, endured run-ins with the rulebook, were consistent playoffRead More

Holm roasts Rousey in UFC 193

Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

In the highly anticipated matchup between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm, many did not think that Holm would win with a high kick to Rousey’s neck. Rousey entered the fight without a single loss in her UFC career and, after winning several fights in under a minute, she was regardedRead More

Field hockey plays for the cure

Field hockey plays for the cure

Sports January 2, 2016 at 5:22 am 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon Women’s Field Hockey team beat Eastern Mennonite University 3-0 on Monday. After junior Katiee Nicholas scored early on during the 12th minute, the team never looked back. However, winning meant a lot more to the team than just another tally in the win column. Monday’s game was theRead More

Abysmal season for YJ Football

Abysmal season for YJ Football

Football, Sports January 2, 2016 at 5:20 am 0 comments

Randolph-Macon Football has seen better games prior to the 2015 season. As of October 24, Randolph Macon Football has compiled a 1-6 overall record and a 0-4 record in conference play. Since the first game, it seems as if the Yellow Jackets cannot overcome the disparity of the season. InRead More

Eventful offseason heightens NBA Season

Basketball, Sports January 2, 2016 at 5:19 am 0 comments

The 2014-2015 season was marked by the rise of the Golden State Warriors, the surprising championship appearance of the Cavaliers, and crucial injuries to stars like Kevin Durant, Paul George, and Kevin Love. The injuries that plagued the impact players of the NBA have now passed and with the tradesRead More

2015 MLB Playoffs: One for the ages

2015 MLB Playoffs: One for the ages

Baseball, Sports January 2, 2016 at 5:18 am 0 comments

If someone said 7 or 8 years ago that the Cubs, Mets, Royals, Blue Jays, and Astros were all going to be competing for the World Series in the same year, sports fans would have said that was absurd. However, that is exactly what is happening in the 2015 MLBRead More

Men’s golf refining game in fall

Golf, Sports October 21, 2015 at 6:15 pm 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon men’s golf team has tee’d it up and are preparing for their ODAC season. After a 3rd place finish at the ODAC Championship Tournament last season, the men are back and looking stronger than ever. Returning a majority of their lineup, the team will be looking to improveRead More

A decade of the dynamic duo

Sports, Volleyball October 21, 2015 at 6:14 pm 0 comments

Friendships in sports are not an uncommon aspect of playing on a team. Friendships are the product of athletes bonding together towards the goal of winning and building a stronger team. Sometimes, however, those friendships can blossom and become a permanent part of an athlete’s life. Seniors Riley Martin andRead More

Ravens falling flat to start 2015 season

Football, Sports October 21, 2015 at 6:12 pm 0 comments

This is certainly not how the Baltimore Ravens fans were expecting to start off their season after making it to the divisional playoff game. Many of the experts saw the Baltimore Ravens starting the season strong, making a statement win against an aging Peyton Manning in Denver, a mop upRead More

Lynx and Fever to faceoff in WNBA finals

Lynx and Fever to faceoff in WNBA finals

Basketball, Sports October 21, 2015 at 6:07 pm 0 comments

The WNBA 2015 playoffs are coming to a tremendous close as the Minnesota Lynx will play against the Indiana Fever in a best out of five series. The two teams have had an incredible playoff run mixed with close, tense games and phenomenal individual performances. With Maya Moore leading theRead More