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Lancer baseball’s Blue-White World Series runs Oct. 15-17

For the finale of the program’s fall preseason training, Longwood University baseball will host its annual Blue & White World Series at Buddy Bolding Stadium ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Report.

Lancers pushed to the limit

By Sam Hovan LongwoodLancers.com Exhausting. Draining. Demanding. That’s the type of workout the Longwood University women’s basketball team faced together every Friday morning at 6 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

Howerton named semifinalist for William V. Campbell Trophy

1 of only 9 semifinalists nationwide with perfect 4.0 GPA Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) senior offensive lineman Tyler Howerton, of Alexandria, has been named a semifinalist ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Tigers baseball recruiting class No. 19 in U.S.

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) baseball head coach Jeff Kinne has announced his incoming recruiting class. The class is ranked 19th in NCAA Division III by Perfect ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

VHSL adopts ‘Championships + 1’ schedule

Public school student-athletes from all sports in the area will have the opportunity to play for a state championship during the 2020- 21 school year. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Reed makes his NFL debut

Sunday, Sept. 13, was a momentous day for Joe Reed, his family, friends and all of Charlotte County. Reed, who grew up in Charlotte County, ... Read more

1 month ago by Titus Mohler.

Washington voted new VP of CIAA’s SIDA

Oralia Washington, a 1994 graduate of Buckingham County High School, was recently voted in as the new vice president of the CIAA’s Sports Information Directors ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Even in 2020, Lancers built to overcome adversity

BY CHRIS COOK LongwoodLancers.com Longwood University’s men’s basketball team has demonstrated time and time again under Head Coach Griff Aldrich a penchant for overcoming adversity, ... Read more

1 month ago by Guest Columnist.

Urquhart added to Lancer baseball staff

Longwood University Baseball Head Coach Ryan Mau recently announced the hiring of Blake Urquhart as the team’s volunteer assistant coach for the 2021 season. “We ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Longwood standout is a baller and a blogger

Christian Wilson is a man of many talents. The junior forward proved just that during his debut season with Longwood University’s men’s basketball team in ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Golf remains on course

Businesses across Farmville have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and the town’s two active golf courses are no different. However, though The Manor Golf ... Read more

1 month ago by Titus Mohler.

Favret’s Favorites coming this fall

Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) Athletics announced Wednesday, Sept. 2, a special series of stories this fall that will take a look back at the all-time favorite ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Lancers rank among best U.S. softball teams

With five conference championships in the past seven seasons, Longwood University softball has been a dominant force since joining the Big South Conference. The Lancers ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Atkinson unveils 16 newcomers for upcoming season

Longwood University’s men’s soccer (LUMS) team will not play its 2020 season until spring 2021, but when the Lancers do take the field, they will ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

VHSL delays final schedule vote

The Virginia High School League (VHSL) announced a two-week delay Monday morning, Aug. 31, in making its final decision regarding the schedule for the Fiscal ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

What are football coaches up to?

It is an unusual late summer and it will be an unusual fall for area football coaches. They have no scrimmages or football games to ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Four Lancers snare summer championships

During the summer, baseball players scatter across the country to compete in summer collegiate leagues. For Longwood University baseball, four players head into the school ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

VHSL draft calendar previews 2021 sports

A final plan for the 2020-21 public high school athletics schedule has not been set in Virginia, but Virginia High School League (VHSL) staff have ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Lancers react to new coach

New Longwood University Softball Head Coach Dr. Megan Brown will be taking over leadership of a roster that features many players who are veterans of ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Dawson appreciates track time

Drivers and racing teams place a lot of value on track time. Among them is Drew Dawson of Nathalie. Dawson, who finished fourth in the ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Lancer duo tabbed for high school all-decade honor

A pair of Longwood University men’s soccer standouts were named high school all-decade honorees by The Free Lance-Star. Eli Carr was named to the all-decade ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Division I coaching veteran to lead Longwood softball

After a national search, Longwood University Athletics Director Michelle Meadows has named Dr. Megan Brown the new head coach of Longwood softball, selecting the coaching ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Lancer fall sports pushed to spring

The Big South Conference announced Wednesday, Aug. 12, that due to concerns related to the COVID-19 global pandemic, all fall sports season competitions will be ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Riley teams with All-American Fast Pitch

Recently retired Longwood University Softball Head Coach Kathy Riley has resumed the training of young softball players through a new partnership formed with All-American Fast ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Lancers field hockey pushed to spring

The Mid-American Conference (MAC), of which the Longwood University field hockey program is a member, announced Saturday, Aug. 8, that it will postpone all fall ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Former Lancer star to coach Falcons

One of the all-time great players in the history of Longwood University’s softball program will be leading Fuqua School’s varsity softball and girls basketball programs, ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

15 Tigers play in summer leagues

Fifteen members of the Hampden-Sydney College (H-SC) baseball team have played and/ or are playing in various 2020 summer leagues. Rising junior Kieran Conway played ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

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