2009-10 News

  • SVU Football Adds More Recruits For 2010 Team
    May 04, 2010
    SVU Football Adds More Recruits For 2010 Team Southern Virginia Head Football Coach DeLane Fitzgerald has announced the signing of 20 football players for the 2010 team.
  • Football Shows Progress In The Spring
    April 21, 2010
    Football Shows Progress In The Spring The Southern Virginia Football team recently wrapped up its spring practice term, as they faced off against Radford Club in a spring scrimmage.
  • Fitzgerald Announces 2010 Schedule
    April 05, 2010
    Fitzgerald Announces 2010 Schedule Head coach, DeLane Fitzgerald, has announced the 2010 schedule for the Southern Virginia Football team.
  • Card Named To NAIA All-Star Game Roster
    March 30, 2010
    Card Named To NAIA All-Star Game Roster Senior Center Tyler Card continues to make headlines for the Southern Virginia Football team as he has been named a member of the NAIA All-Star Game.
  • Fitzgerald Announces Six More Signings
    February 19, 2010
    Fitzgerald Announces Six More Signings The Southern Virginia Football team has announced six new signings for the 2010 team.
  • Football Team Announces 2010 Signings
    February 03, 2010
    Football Team Announces 2010 Signings The Southern Virginia Football team has announced new signings for the 2010 team.
  • Card Named NAIA All-American Honorable Mention
    January 29, 2010
    Card Named NAIA All-American Honorable Mention Offensive Lineman Tyler Card was recently named to the NAIA Football All-American Team as an Honorable Mention.
  • Six SVU Football Players Named To NAIA Independent Team
    January 07, 2010
    Six SVU Football Players Named To NAIA Independent Team Junior Linebacker Matt Mellor headlines a list of six players recently named to the NAIA All-Independent Teams.
  • Four Named To USCAA Academic All-American List
    December 17, 2009
    Four Named To USCAA Academic All-American List Headlined by a second USCAA Academic All-American nod for David Haws, the Southern Virginia Football team had four players named to the USCAA Non-Sport Academic All-American List for the 2009 season.
  • Oyster Bowl Win Ends Season on High Note for the Knights
    November 14, 2009
    Oyster Bowl Win Ends Season on High Note for the Knights After trailing 10-0 in the second quarter, the Southern Virginia Football team mounted a comeback to win the game 14-0 and take the Oyster Bowl over Apprentice.
  • Missed Opportunities Costly for the Knights in Defeat to Webber International
    November 07, 2009
    Missed Opportunities Costly for the Knights in Defeat to Webber International Three missed field goals, and several fruitless red-zone drives prevented the Southern Virginia football team from scoring a win against Webber International, as the Knights fall 24-17.
  • Knights Beat Radford for Senior Day Win
    October 31, 2009
    Knights Beat Radford for Senior Day Win Led by Senior Sam Trulock and a strong defensive game, the Southern Virginia Football team beat Radford 40-20.
  • Knights Overwhelmed by Gardner-Webb
    October 24, 2009
    Knights Overwhelmed by Gardner-Webb With momentum from the first win of the season, the Southern Virginia Football team looked to shock NCAA D.I Gardner-Webb, but could not break through against the Bulldogs, losing 65-0.
  • Knight Football to be Webcast.
    October 23, 2009
    Knight Football to be Webcast. The Southern Virginia Football competition against Gardner-Webb will be webcast and will have live streaming video.
  • Knights Romp to First Victory of the Season
    October 17, 2009
    Knights Romp to First Victory of the Season An overwhelming offense and a stifling defense led the Southern Virginia Football team to its first victory, as the team triumphed over George Mason 51-12.
  • SVU Football Alumni Golf Tournament
    October 06, 2009
    SVU Football Alumni Golf Tournament The Southern Virginia University Football Team will be hosting its Annual Knight Football Alumni Golf Tournament at The Vista Links Golf Course in Buena Vista, Virginia on Oct. 16, 2009 at 1:30pm.
  • Knights Unable to Get First Win
    October 02, 2009
    Knights Unable to Get First Win In a battle between two schools looking for their first win of the season, Southern Virginia Football could not break the streak and lost 48-6 to Guilford.
  • Video Coverage of Tonight's Football Game Available
    October 02, 2009
    Video Coverage of Tonight's Football Game Available The Southern Virginia Football team is pleased to announce that the football competition tonight, against Guilford, can be viewed via the internet.
  • SVU Falls Short  Against Ferrum
    September 26, 2009
    SVU Falls Short Against Ferrum The Southern Virginia Football team had its best offensive and defensive outputs of the season, but could not contain Ferrum College's running game, losing 28-21.
  • Knights Lose Away at Brevard
    September 19, 2009
    Knights Lose Away at Brevard The Southern Virginia Football team could not find an answer to the Brevard College running game, and lost 42-7.
  • Knights Unable to Overcome Turnovers Against Lincoln
    September 12, 2009
    Knights Unable to Overcome Turnovers Against Lincoln The Southern Virginia Football team struck first against Lincoln University, but turnovers undid the Knights as they fell 8-29.
  • Knights Fall to Morehead State, Show Improvement
    September 05, 2009
    Knights Fall to Morehead State, Show Improvement The Southern Virginia football team faced a daunting task when they played at NCAA Division I-AA Morehead State on Saturday night. The Knights were able to show improvement in the game, and did not always play like the underdog they were, but ultimately were not able to overpower the FCS school, playing in front of the home fans, and eventually fell 61-10.
  • Football to Play Morehead State
    September 04, 2009
    Football to Play Morehead State Southern Virginia University Football will look to rebound from a tough opening loss when they play at Morehead State Sept. 5 at 7:00 PM.
  • Knights Fall in Season and Home Opener
    August 29, 2009
    Knights Fall in Season and Home Opener The Southern Virginia University Football team opened their season at home for the first time ever, and looked to start with a win for first time head coach, DeLane Fitzgerald. Unfortunately, Concord University had other plans and was able to walk away with a 63-10 victory over the Knights.
  • Knights Football Recieves Preseason Awards
    August 20, 2009
    Knights Football Recieves Preseason Awards Twenty-seven players have been named to the 2009 NAIA Preseason All-Independent Team, including five players who were 2008 NAIA Postseason All-Independent Team selections. Two of the twenty-seven were from Southern Virginia.
  • Coach Fitzgerald to Coach the Knights in 2009
    August 11, 2009
    Coach Fitzgerald to Coach the Knights in 2009 When the Southern Virginia University football team kicks off their 2009 season at home on August 29 against Concord University, they will be led by new head coach Delane Fitzgerald.
  • Football Opens 2009 Camp
    August 10, 2009
    Football Opens 2009 Camp The Southern Virginia University Football team arrived on campus Friday, August 7, and began practices over the weekend. Head Coach DeLane Fitzgerald and the SVU staff welcomed over 80 players to the program for the 2009 season.
  • Game Time Changed For Lincoln
    August 10, 2009
    Game Time Changed For Lincoln The Southern Virginia University Football team has announced that the start time for its game against Lincoln (PA) University on Sept. 12 has been changed.
  • Football Hosts Skills Camp
    August 03, 2009
    Football Hosts Skills Camp The Southern Virginia University Football team hosted a skills clinic last week on the new Southern Virginia Practice Fields.
  • Football Hosts Contact Camp
    June 17, 2009
    Football Hosts Contact Camp Head Football Coach DeLane Fitzgerald has announced the dates of the second SVU Football Contact Camp. The Knight coaching staff will run this camp that will emphasize proper football fundamentals and technique.
  • Football Announces 2009 Schedule
    June 11, 2009
    Football Announces 2009 Schedule The Southern Virginia University football team has announced its 2009 schedule.
  • SVU Football Coaches Announce Signing Players
    May 18, 2009
    SVU Football Coaches Announce Signing Players Southern Virginia University's football team has committed the following players to join the Knights in 2009.