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The Blue & Gray Press | March 19, 2019

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CAC Tournament

UMW field hockey’s season ends after a hard fought battle against CNU

November 9, 2017 |


Staff Writer

The University of Mary Washington field hockey team fell short on Nov. 1 as they lost 1-0 against Christopher Newport University in the CAC semifinal game. UMW (11-8) knew the challenge they were up against when they were set to face CNU (16-1). Losing to the fifth-ranked Captains 4-3 in regular season, the Eagles were a decided underdog in the matchup. Read More

UMW women’s volleyball team holds their heads high after disappointing loss

November 9, 2017 |


Senior Writer

On Nov. 4 UMW women’s volleyball completed their impressive 2017 season. After losing many senior leaders and players in the offseason, many did not know what to expect this year. With so many changes to the rotation, it was unclear what this new team would accomplish and if they could handle the pressure and expectations placed upon them from the previous season. Now that the season is over, it is safe to say that UMW volleyball still has the fire and grit of last year, even with the changes. The team ended their season with a 19-10 record and a conference championship appearance.Read More

UMW men’s soccer advances in CAC tournament

November 1, 2017 |


Staff Writer

The University of Mary Washington men’s soccer team won the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament against visiting team, Frostburg State on Saturday, Oct. 28. The final score was 3 to 1, in favor of Mary Washington.Read More

Fall Sports Begin CAC Tournament Title Hunts

November 3, 2016 |


Tied at 1-1, the University of Mary Washington men’s soccer team headed into overtime in the Capital Athletic Conference semifinal game against York College. Just 2:12 in to the overtime period, the University of … Read More

UMW softball ends season on bitter note

April 23, 2015 |


After a successful regular season, the University of Mary Washington softball team entered the Capital Athletic Conference tournament with confidence and high expectations.Read More

Baseball secures spot in CAC semifinal game

April 16, 2015 |


Down 4-0, with an eight-hit differential going into the bottom of the third inning, was not the ideal start for the University of Mary Washington baseball team in their opening round game of the conference playoffs.Read More

Women’s Soccer Captures CAC Title

November 11, 2009 |

The Mary Washington girls took to the field against strong competition last Saturday, defeating Stevenson University on penalty kicks after regulation and two overtimes were not enough to settle the contest. The victory brought the Eagles their 13th Capital Athletic … Read More

Cross Country Teams Finish Strong – Men’s Team Wins CAC Title, Women’s Team Places Second

November 11, 2009 |

The UMW men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled to Heritage Farms Park in Walkersville, Md. this past Saturday to compete in the 2009 Capital Athletic Conference Championship.

In the 8K race, the men’s team saw five runners finish in … Read More

Men’s Soccer Knocks Off Marymount

November 4, 2009 |

This past Saturday, the UMW men’s soccer team hosted Marymount University for the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference Championship at the Battleground Athletic Complex.

UMW came out prepared to take down Marymount and advance to the next round … Read More

Women’s Soccer Advances

November 4, 2009 |

Running footsteps splashed water and mud on Sunday as the UMW Eagles Women’s Soccer Team beat St. Mary’s College 2-1 in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference playoffs.

The Eagles started the match slowly, being outscored by the … Read More