Reggie Diggs grew up less than an hour from Richmond, needless to say there were plenty of Redskins fans around him. Now, Diggs will be among those that the Redskins fans are cheering for as the former Spider signed a free-agent deal with Washington Saturday evening.
Playing against a team that is playing for its season on their own turf is one of the toughest tasks in college athletics. The University of Richmond men's lacrosse took on that task and used a dominating second-half performance to power past Mercer on Saturday afternoon, 12-6, to complete its second consecutive double-digit win regular season at 10-4.
UR sits three shots off the lead heading into the final round.
FAIRFAX, Va. – The University of Richmond baseball team split the doubleheader Saturday at George Mason.
The Spiders beat St. Bonaventure, 17-13, to qualify for their third-consecutive Atlantic 10 Championship
Richmond (9-4, 5-1 SoCon) is locked into the second seed for next weekend's Southern Conference Tournament at Robins Stadium. The Bears (5-7, 3-3 SoCon), however, need a win and a Bellarmine loss to wrap up the fourth and final spot in next weekend's tournament.
Despite a strong outing on the mound from freshman Matt Olson, the University of Richmond baseball team dropped a 3-2 decision at George Mason on Friday afternoon.
Sophomore Matthew Lowe went under par for the 10th time this year.
Earlier this month, the 300-plus student-athletes that put on the Richmond uniform spent time giving back to the community that supports them year-round.
With heavy rain expected across Virginia, the Richmond baseball team's series at George Mason has been adjusted. The two teams will play the series opener on Friday with a double-dip on Saturday beginning at 10:00 a.m.
The University of Richmond women's track and field team travels to the historic Penn Relays on Friday to compete against some of the best competition in the nation.
As the 2016 season winds down, head coach Tracy Woodson has announced the date to honor the University of Richmond baseball teams eight seniors.