2011 News

  • Snider Receives Academic All-State Honors
    July 08, 2011
    Snider Receives Academic All-State Honors The association of Virginia Sports Information Directors today announced its 2011 VaSID Academic All-State selections honoring six Southern Virginia University scholar-athletes.
  • Johnson, Snider Named to VaSID All-State Team
    July 01, 2011
    Johnson, Snider Named to VaSID All-State Team Southern Virginia University senior Jake Johnson (Phoenix, Ariz.) and junior Andrew Snider (Lancaster, Calif.) today were named to the 2011 VaSID All-State Second Team (College Division) as voted on by the association of Virginia Sports Information Directors.
  • Southern Virginia Places Second at Small College World Series
    May 18, 2011
    Southern Virginia Places Second at Small College World Series After advancing to the finals of the 2011 USCAA Small College World Series on Wednesday afternoon against defending champions Briarcliffe College, the Southern Virginia University baseball team lost two consecutive games to the Bulldogs 11-9 and 6-2, placing second in the tournament.
  • Baseball Advances to Small College World Series Championship
    May 17, 2011
    Baseball Advances to Small College World Series Championship The Southern Virginia University baseball team today advanced to the championship game of the 2011 USCAA Small College World Series after its semifinal opponent, The Apprentice School, withdrew from tournament play.
  • Alexander's Walk-Off Grand Slam Lifts Knights Past Rochester
    May 16, 2011
    Alexander's Walk-Off Grand Slam Lifts Knights Past Rochester Brandon Alexander hit a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the tenth inning early Monday morning lifting the Southern Virginia University baseball team over Rochester College 7-4 in its opening game at the 2011 USCAA Small College World Series.
  • Baseball Moves Past Greater Allegheny, Advances to Small College World Series Semifinals
    May 16, 2011
    Baseball Moves Past Greater Allegheny, Advances to Small College World Series Semifinals After a dramatic win over Rochester College early Monday morning, the Southern Virginia University baseball team turned around and defeated Penn State-Greater Allegheny 3-2 advancing to the semifinals of the 2011 USCAA Small College World Series.
  • Baseball's Opening Round Game Suspended in Extra Innings Due to Rain
    May 15, 2011
    Baseball's Opening Round Game Suspended in Extra Innings Due to Rain The Southern Virginia University baseball team’s opening round game at the USCAA Small College World Series against Rochester College on May 14 was suspended due to rain in the top of the tenth inning with the score tied at three runs apiece.
  • Six Knights Receive All-American Honors
    May 13, 2011
    Six Knights Receive All-American Honors The United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced its All-American and Academic All-American selections for the 2011 baseball season honoring six members of the Southern Virginia University team.
  • Baseball Receives Top Seed at 2011 USCAA Baseball Small College World Series
    May 04, 2011
    Baseball Receives Top Seed at 2011 USCAA Baseball Small College World Series After completing its best regular season in program history, the Southern Virginia University baseball team today was awarded the number-one seed at the 2011 USCAA Baseball Small College World Series, which will take place in Old Orchard Beach, Maine from May 13-18.
  • Brown Pitches Shutout, Knights Split with Bluefield on Senior Night
    April 20, 2011
    Brown Pitches Shutout, Knights Split with Bluefield on Senior Night After dropping the opening game of Wednesday’s Senior Night doubleheader with Bluefield College 5-3, the Southern Virginia University baseball team responded with a 5-0 victory in Game 2 to close out home play for the 2011 season.
  • Knights Take One Back from Eastern Mennonite
    April 15, 2011
    Knights Take One Back from Eastern Mennonite The Southern Virginia University baseball team avenged one of its five losses this season with a 7-5 victory Friday night over Eastern Mennonite University at Casey Field in Covington, Va.
  • Dalton Nearly Throws No-Hitter in Win Over Intermont
    April 07, 2011
    Dalton Nearly Throws No-Hitter in Win Over Intermont Southern Virginia University freshman fireballer Britt Dalton (Silverton, N. Mex.) came up three outs short from throwing a no-hitter as he pitched a one-hit gem en route to a 4-0 victory for the Knights over Virginia Intermont.
  • Baseball Completes Season Sweep of Montreat
    April 04, 2011
    Baseball Completes Season Sweep of Montreat The Southern Virginia University baseball team completed its season sweep of Montreat College on Monday by defeating the Cavaliers 7-3 and 6-4 in a home doubleheader.
  • Johnson Shines as Knights Sweep Washington Adventist
    April 01, 2011
    Johnson Shines as Knights Sweep Washington Adventist Led by another stellar afternoon from senior-captain Jake Johnson, the Southern Virginia University baseball team continued its best season in program history with a 3-1, 9-7 sweep over Washington Adventist University during Friday’s home doubleheader.
  • Knights Lose First Double-Header Of The Season
    March 29, 2011
    Knights Lose First Double-Header Of The Season Despite outhitting Averett University, including 5-doubles in the two games, the Southern Virginia University baseball team could not get the winning runs, and lost the first double-header of the season, 4-5 & 1-2.
  • Johnson Named USCAA Player of the Week
    March 22, 2011
    Johnson Named USCAA Player of the Week Southern Virginia University senior outfielder, Jake Johnson, has been named the USCAA Baseball Player of the Week.
  • Baseball Rolls Past Montreat
    March 22, 2011
    Baseball Rolls Past Montreat The Southern Virginia University baseball team used 27-runs to overwhelm hosts Montreat College, 10-4 & 17-1 in a double-header.
  • Knights Split With PSGA, Take Series 3-1
    March 19, 2011
    Knights Split With PSGA, Take Series 3-1 The Southern Virginia University baseball team used 2-home runs in the first game for a 12-0 victory over Penn St. -Greater Allegheny, before falling in the second game, 3-4, to split the double-header, and take the series against the Lions, 3-1.
  • Baseball Takes First Two Games Of Series Against PSGA
    March 18, 2011
    Baseball Takes First Two Games Of Series Against PSGA The Southern Virginia University baseball team used timely hits, and strong pitching to take the first two games, of a four game series, from Penn St. -Greater Allegheny, 4-0 and 13-4.
  • Baseball Sweeps Past Generals
    March 16, 2011
    Baseball Sweeps Past Generals In totaling 24-hits in the double-header the Southern Virginia University baseball team accomplished history in taking three game from the Generals of Washington & Lee, 11-9 & 7-4.
  • Winning Streak Ends For Knights In Loss To EMU
    March 03, 2011
    Winning Streak Ends For Knights In Loss To EMU A five game winning streak for the Southern Virginia University baseball team came to an end, as they surrendered four runs to Eastern Mennonite, and fell, 4-2.
  • Knights Beat Generals For Best Start In Program History
    March 02, 2011
    Knights Beat Generals For Best Start In Program History A 2-0 win over host Washington & Lee gave the Southern Virginia University baseball team it's best start in program history.
  • Offense And Defense Shows Up In Sweep Of UMPI
    February 21, 2011
    Offense And Defense Shows Up In Sweep Of UMPI Behind 22-runs, and a Mitch Mantle no-hitter, the Southern Virginia University baseball team swept past University of Maine- Presque Isle, 5-1 & 17-0.
  • Baseball Scores 30-Runs In Double-Header Sweep Of Ferrum
    February 19, 2011
    Baseball Scores 30-Runs In Double-Header Sweep Of Ferrum The Southern Virginia University baseball team continued its hot streak to start the season, as the Knights exploded for 30-runs in 13-8 & 17-8 wins over Ferrum.
  • Knights Sweep Guilford To Start 3-0
    February 12, 2011
    Knights Sweep Guilford To Start 3-0 Behind 27 combined hits, and a Jake Johnson home-run, the Southern Virginia University baseball team swept Guilford College, 14-4 & 9-4.
  • Baseball Records First Win Of The Season
    February 09, 2011
    Baseball Records First Win Of The Season Behind stellar pitching from Darrel Brown, the Southern Virginia University baseball team was able to mount a comeback to overcome 3-run deficit, and record the first win of the season, 5-4, over hosts Averett.