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The end of an era for Moore

Basketball, Sports March 22, 2016 at 9:28 pm 0 comments

One of the best eras in Randolph-Macon Basketball history is closing its book. With their loss to Virginia-Wesleyan in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament, the 2015-2016 season has come to a close and Lamont Moore has played his final game in a Yellow Jackets uniform. Three NCAA Tournaments, twoRead More

Season for the record books

Basketball, Sports March 22, 2016 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

The star studded senior class has made this one exciting season for the Women’s Basketball program. Guard Hannah Livermon and Forward Katie Anderson have gone on and broken the Randolph-Macon records for 3-pointers and for rebounds, respectively. While the program has had some stellar teams and classes throughout their history,Read 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

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

Merkel appointed head coach of R-MC Men’s Basketball

Merkel appointed head coach of R-MC Men’s Basketball

Basketball, Sports August 15, 2015 at 4:35 pm 0 comments

“No pressure”. This is what was left on the desk of the new Yellow Jackets basketball coach Josh Merkel and the first thing he saw when he first arrived at Randolph-Macon. The note, along with the net from the 2015 ODAC title game was left by none other than formerRead More

Men’s Basketball successful season comes to an end

Basketball, Sports April 6, 2015 at 8:53 pm 0 comments

A sold out crowd of fans greeted the Yellow Jackets as they entered the sixteenth round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Tournament. Coming off a victory against Virginia Wesleyan to attain the ODAC championship and a 78-65 victory against Catholic University, the team was ready to start theRead More

Syracuse program hit by NCAA sanctions

Syracuse program hit by NCAA sanctions

Basketball, Sports April 6, 2015 at 8:50 pm 0 comments

Syracuse’s legendary Coach Jim Boeheim has been suspended from the first nine games of the ACC of the 2015-2016 season, and 108 wins of his career record have been stripped. The NCAA has been conducting an investigation on the Syracuse basketball program for nearly a decade. Some of the infractionsRead More

Men’s Basketball triumphs over H-SC

Men’s Basketball triumphs over H-SC

Basketball, Sports March 3, 2015 at 9:12 pm 0 comments

Excitement was not absent at this past week’s game as the basketball team took on the Hampden-Sydney Tigers. On a sixteen game winning streak, the basketball team was ready to face the Tigers. The stands were jam-packed with students donning black for the blackout. The tickets for this game soldRead More

Basketball team prepared for victory

Basketball team prepared for victory

Basketball, Sports September 11, 2014 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

Success has never strayed far from R-MC’s basketball team and this season will not be any different. Preparation guarantees success is the motto of this year’s team coming back from a 20-7 overall season and going 14-2 in the ODACS. Coach Nathan Davis, starting his sixth year as head coachRead More