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R-MC softball team finishes strong in ODAC Tournament

R-MC softball team finishes strong in ODAC Tournament

Sports August 15, 2015 at 4:38 pm 0 comments

To say the Randolph Macon Women’s Softball team did well would be an understatement. The softball team entered the ODAC tournament with a 22-10 record, placing them in the 4th seed. During the ODAC Tournament, the Jackets faced the 5th seed, Guilford College. With the hit by Katie Woody, resultingRead 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

Coach Davis steps down after six seasons

Sports May 16, 2015 at 3:33 pm 0 comments

One hundred and forty one wins in six seasons, three ODAC championships, six NCAA tournament appearances and a contender in the NCAA Division 3 Final Four. Those are the some of the highlights that Coach Nathan Davis has achieved in six seasons as the head coach of the men’s basketballRead More

R-MC Cheerleading and Dance teams win National Championships at Jamfest

R-MC Cheerleading and Dance teams win National Championships at Jamfest

Sports May 16, 2015 at 3:32 pm 0 comments

On Sat. April 19, the Randolph-Macon College Dance and Cheer Teams both separately competed at the two day Jamfest Nationals at the Greater Richmond Convention Center and both teams proudly and deservingly walked away with National Titles. The Dance team won the title of “Grand Champions in the D2 CollegeRead More

Baseball: Ranked #15 in nation

Baseball, Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:25 am 0 comments

After many rescheduled games because of the inclement weather, the Yellow Jackets were revved up to face Virginia Wesleyan. The Yellow Jackets took an early lead as sophomore Jordan Schmeer was able to score on a double by senior Nate Meiners, making the score 1-0. Freshman Cole Migliorini helped putRead More

Yellow Jacket Sportlight: Softball

Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:24 am 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon women’s softball team is off to a great start this season. Last weekend, April 11 and 12, the team traveled to both Guilford and Emory and Henry for two double headers and finished 4-0 for the weekend. At Guilford, R-MC pulled away in two close games, winning theRead More

#MaconNation: Division III Week at R-MC

Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:23 am 0 comments

From Monday, April 6 to Sunday, April 12, the National Colligate Athletic Association (NCAA) celebrated Division III Week. The NCAA introduced this celebratory week in 2010 and plans on continuing it as a tradition for celebrating Division III athletes and athletic programs. Division III Week gives a voice to D3Read 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

Field hockey team looks for ODAC redemption

Sports September 28, 2014 at 5:37 pm 0 comments

The Randolph-Macon athletic com­munity is excited to see how the women’s field hockey team will do this year. After finishing 6-2 in the ODACs in the 2013 season, the team advanced to the championship round of the ODAC playoffs where they lost to Lynchburg College by two. However, the endRead More

Adrian Peterson: Disciplining v. abuse

Football, Sports September 28, 2014 at 5:32 pm 0 comments

On the football field, Adrian Peterson is a star, perhaps the best running back in the NFL. But as Peterson runs through the record books, he will never be able to outrun his latest allegations of child abuse. As of Sept. 12, Peterson is under investigation for “reck­less or negligentRead More