SW Virginia Athletes Shine on National Signing day - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

SW Virginia Athletes Shine on National Signing day

  • SportsSportsMore>>

  • Hokies Prep for Ohio State

    Hokies Prep for Ohio State

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:40:12 GMT
    Virginia Tech knows it will have its hands full when the team takes the field in Columbus Ohio Saturday, Sept. 6.
    Virginia Tech knows it will have its hands full when the team takes the field in Columbus Ohio Saturday, Sept. 6.
  • Hokie Newcomers Make Waves Early

    Hokie Newcomers Make Waves Early

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:36:52 GMT
    Associated PressBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech entered its season opener with 32 players on the dress squad who never had played in a collegiate game for the Hokies, including 17 true freshmen and a starting quarterback who transferred in over the summer.Considering what transpired on the field, head coach Frank Beamer came out of the game feeling rather positive about his team's potential for this season.Behind...
    Associated PressBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech entered its season opener with 32 players on the dress squad who never had played in a collegiate game for the Hokies, including 17 true freshmen and a starting quarterback who transferred in over the summer.Considering what transpired on the field, head coach Frank Beamer came out of the game feeling rather positive about his team's potential for this season.Behind...
  • Brewer and Hokies win opener vs. William and Mary

    Brewer and Hokies win opener vs. William and Mary

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-08-31 02:53:49 GMT
    JIMMY ROBERTSONAssociated PressBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Michael Brewer threw for 251 yards with two touchdown passes, and Virginia Tech beat William Mary 34-9 in the season-opener for both teams on Saturday.Brewer, a transfer from Texas Tech, completed 23 of 30 passes, including touchdown passes of 13 yards to Isaiah Ford and 8 yards to Bucky Hodges.Virginia Tech pulled away by scoring on three straight drives and four...
    JIMMY ROBERTSONAssociated PressBLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Michael Brewer threw for 251 yards with two touchdown passes, and Virginia Tech beat William Mary 34-9 in the season-opener for both teams on Saturday.Brewer, a transfer from Texas Tech, completed 23 of 30 passes, including touchdown passes of 13 yards to Isaiah Ford and 8 yards to Bucky Hodges.Virginia Tech pulled away by scoring on three straight drives and four...
ROANOKE, VA -

    National signing day can vary from madness to a sleepy day at the office depending on the talent in the area you happen to live...but in 2013 at least, The "haul" in southwest Virginia was impressive.  Heading up this year's local class, David Prince of Patrick Henry to Virginia Tech. The star athlete is projected as a wide receiver there. At Hidden Valley Jake Kite will take his considerable secondary skills to Duke. Still in Roanoke, Northside's Demetreus Ferebee will play for Norfolk State, as will Amherst Co. star Marquis Brown. Cave Spring signs a pair, including Dylan Brucki to Liberty. Carroll Co's Lucas Holder will join him in Lynchburg. Also at the home of the Knights, Jordan Bryant will head to Concord University. Rockbridge Co. quarterback Porter Abell is headed to Richmond. George Wythe standout Hardy Lester will be his teammate. James King of Pulaski Co. is headed to VMI.

     In other sports--Christiansburg's Hannah Duff will play soccer at Radford. Blacksburg HS signed eight non-football athletes to college scholarships. In Boys Soccer, Geinda Smith to Colgate, Garland Smith to Radford, and Mitchell Williams to Southern Illinois. In girls soccer, Kim Shaver to UNC Greensboro and Morgan Evans to Temple. And in Cross Country-Track and field, Nick link will run at NC State. Matthew Paiser is headed to VMI as is Luke Phillips.

Powered by WorldNow

WSLS 10, P.O. Box 10
Roanoke, VA 24022-0010

Telephone: 540.981.9110
Fax: 540.343.3157
Email: news@wsls.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.