Four Named To USCAA Academic All-American ListHeadlined 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.
Knights Overwhelmed by Gardner-WebbWith 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.
SVU Football Alumni Golf TournamentThe 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 WinIn 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.
Knights Fall to Morehead State, Show ImprovementThe 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 StateSouthern 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 OpenerThe 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 AwardsTwenty-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 2009When 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 CampThe 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 LincolnThe 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 CampThe Southern Virginia University Football team hosted a skills clinic last week on the new Southern Virginia Practice Fields.
Football Hosts Contact CampHead 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.