JMU entered Saturday’s Super Regional with all the confidence in the world. Just one day later the Dukes historic season is over.
Sophomore pitcher Megan Good struck out five batters, and senior pitcher Jailyn Ford and sophomore infielder Jessica Mzorek combined for six hits in an 11-2 win against the University of Delaware (26-17). The Dukes (40-3) got out to an early 4-0 lead in the first inning, forcing Delaware sta…
Head track and field coach Ta’ Frias couldn’t have been more proud of her track and field athletes after the JMU invitational on Saturday at University Park. Watching her athletes compete at home in front of the purple and gold draped fans seemed to mean as much to Frias as it did to the athletes.
Years of blood, sweat and tears that three JMU athletes have poured into the game they love paid off last Thursday when each were drafted into their respective professional sports leagues.
As the late, great Yogi Berra famously said, “It ain't over ‘til it’s over,” and on Tuesday night, the Dukes channeled this “yogism” and overcame a seven-run deficit to defeat the Virginia Military Institute Keydets in dramatic fashion.
The indoor portion of the workout was held inside the Plecker Athletic Performance Center before the players hit Zane Showker Field for outdoor drills.
On Tuesday, the JMU softball team received a No. 7 national ranking in the USA Today/National Fastpitch Coaches Association poll. On Saturday, the Dukes (29-2, 5-0 Colonial Athletic Association) backed up their ranking by defeating Towson University (22-10, 2-3 CAA) in both games of a double…
MU women’s tennis is trying to finish off the latter half of the year on top, with stellar performance and leadership playing crucial roles.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — This season, the journey for JMU women’s basketball went from a low in losing senior guard Precious Hall for the year, to a high in winning a third-straight Colonial Athletic Association title and making the trip to another NCAA Tournament.
The team has fought many obstacles and injuries to get here. Facing new teams in the NCAA Tournament presents a new challenge.