Jackson Shaver -- a Jamestown High graduate and Tribe basketball coach
Josh Eldridge belted a two-run homer to ignite
Eldridge had three RBIs, and Austin McGowan scored twice and drove in two runs. Michael Perez added two hits and two runs, and Jordan Negrini had three hits and a run. ...
Apprentice School won two more games Friday, improving to 10-1 -- the Builders' best start in Bryan Cave's coaching career.
First, Apprentice breezed past
Devorn Lake was 2-for-3 with a double, two walks, two runs and three RBIs, Trevin Wilson was 3-for-4 with three runs and one RBI, Ryan Hendrickson drove in two runs, and Cody Seals was 2-for-5 with two runs and an RBI.
Against Greater Allegheny, freshman Taylor Gomer pitched a six-hitter, striking out four. He escaped a bases-loaded, none-out predicament in the fourth without yielding a run.
Chris Labrador hit a sacrifice fly in the fourth and an RBI single in the sixth for the Builders. ...
Former Peninsula Pilot Buck Farmer pitched No. 14
Daniel Palka hit a grand slam for the
Indoor track and field
Hampton senior Benita Taylor placed 11th among 16 runners in the 800 meters at the
Kelly Heinz pitched a three-hitter as No. 23 Virginia Tech (15-1) upended No. 9
Shortstop Bkaye Smith's triple and Lauren Gaskill's home run in the fifth inning gave the Hokies the lead. UCLA's Ally Carda homered in the seventh, and the
CNU, sixth in Division III, split a pair of games at the Leadoff Classic in Columbus, Ga.
The Captains lost 3-0 to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (Calif.) in the opener, but rebounded for a 4-2 win over Cortland State (N.Y.). ...
Hampton (9-11) won its opener of the Lady
Norfolk State lost 6-2 to Campbell at the Camel Stampede Invitational in Buies Creek, N.C.
Chelsea Davis belted a two-run homer to left-center in the fourth inning, drawing the Spartans (4-9) within 3-2, but Ericka Nesbitt was 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBIs for Campbell (11-7).
Host Jacksonville defeated
Kyrstin Mackrides had three goals and an assist for the Tribe (2-4), while Kaleigh Noon added two goals and an assist. Zoe Boger and Ellen Shaffrey each had two goals and an assist. ...
Jessica Singer had three goals and Lauren King added two goals and an assist as Christopher Newport (5-1), ranked 19th in Division III, defeated Adrian (Mich.) 13-9 at Hilton Head Island, S.C. It was a matchup from two 2012