Five Hokies named to Preseason All-ACC football first team

Virginia Tech linebacker Rayshard Ashby, punter Oscar Bradburn, offensive tackle Christian Darrisaw, cornerback Caleb Farley and punt returner Tayvion Robinson have been named...

HokieVision nominated for national awards

HokieVision, the video arm of Virginia Tech Athletics, has received two nominations for the 2020 Sports Video Group (SVG) College Sports Media Awards in...

Back on the field

The NRV Hornets, an area girls’ softball team, picked up a gold medal this weekend at the Top Gun Reidsville Shootout in Reidsville,...

Six Highlanders named to all-decade soccer team

Six Radford University Highlanders were named to the Big South Conference’s Women’s Soccer 2010-19 All-Decade Team presented by Hercules Tires, as recently announced...

Simeone Holmes joins VT’s top 10 wrestling class

Photo courtesy of VT Athletics   With a wrestling recruiting class already ranked ninth in the nation by FloWrestling, Virginia Tech has added another prospect...

VT’s Gavin Cross named as baseball Freshman All-American

Graphic courtesy of VT Athletics   Collegiate Baseball Newspaper recognized more than 90 baseball student-athletes on Tuesday as the organization announced its 2020 NCAA Division...

Six Highlanders named to Big South all-decade soccer team

Six Radford University Highlanders were named to the Big South Conference’s Women’s Soccer 2010-19 All-Decade Team presented by Hercules Tires, which was announced...

RU gains basketball transfers, Tech voluntary workouts to begin, statements on violence

From the sidelines By Marty Gordon The transfer portal has given the Radford University men’s basketball program two new names this week. Jamal Burke from...

Hokie broadcaster named All-American | News Messenger

Hokie student Evan Hughes is an All-American in the field of broadcasting. Evan Hughes, a rising senior at Virginia Tech, has been named a...

Hokie swimmers postseason hopes cut short

The Virginia Tech men’s swimming and diving posted a 5-1 record in the regular season with wins over Big Ten foes Penn State...

VT’s Petty, Frank headline 2020 VaSID All-State university lacrosse team

Hokie Paige Petty (26) has been named the lacrosse Player of the Year by the state’s SIDs. Kayla Frank (45) was chosen as...

Two Hokies named 2020 Collegiate Baseball All-Americans

Despite the abbreviated season, Collegiate Baseball Newspaper still recognized and honored more than 80 baseball student-athletes this week as the organization announced its...

Two players make holesone at Auburn Hills

Photos courtesy of Auburn Hills Golf Course     Breman Harris (left) made a hole–in–one on #7 earlier this week at Auburn Hills Golf Course with...

Tech men’s basketball brings in Iowa transfer

Photo courtesy of VT Athletics – Transfer forward Cordell Pemsl adds depth to the Hokies frontcourt.   Virginia Tech head men’s basketball coach Mike Young...

Mitch Harper to return for another tennis season at VT

Mitch Harper, who has already graduated but has a year of eligibility left, will return to the VT tennis team for the 2021...

Three VT student-athletes chosen for national sports forum

Three Virginia Tech student-athletes have been chosen to participate in the NCAA Career in Sports Forum in an announcement made Monday by college...

RU tennis lands second recruit

Radford’s head tennis coach Rob Bareford announced on Monday the addition of Emily Brandow to the program for the upcoming season. Brandow joins the Highlanders as...

Pulaski Yankees expect delayed start to 2020 season

By Marty Gordon NRVsports@ourvalley.org   The Pulaski Yankees Appalachian League baseball team had expected an early June home opener, but that seems to be in a...

Remembering Dan Callahan | News Messenger

From the sidelines By Marty Gordon   When I walked into the press box at Pulaski County High School 20 years ago, a booming voice greeted...

Radford native added to NC State basketball coaching staff

NC State men’s basketball head coach Kevin Keatts announced Tuesday that he has added Mike Summey (assistant coach), Steve Snell (director of basketball...