I think it's safe to say one of JMU's best kept secrets is Duke Dog. Who is under the fur?? While I may not be able to tell you who plays Duke dog, I do have the inside scoop from a student under the crown! This Duke Dog has 3 years under his/her belt, which has led them on adventures … Continue reading True Life: Duke Dog Edition
Even though some of many students went to exotic and warm places, some JMU student athletes still had to compete in tournaments and games. Baseball Baseball had two tournaments against Buffalo and Coppin State over spring break. March 3-5: Baseball vs. Buffalo In the first game on March 3, The Dukes lost 13-8, but then won 14-6 … Continue reading Spring Break Sports Recap!
JMU football has had a lot of attention the past few months, but we can't ignore our men's basketball team! Not only are basketball games free to attend, but all you need is your JAC card to enter. The men's basketball team has an 8-21 record, with an average of 66.1 points per game. We … Continue reading Madison Men’s Basketball Highlights
Let's be real... School can be very frustrating and sometimes you just want to feel a little aggressive. Now you can't launch a ball at your professor, however you can at an opposing team in intramural dodgeball. So... Join an intramural team. UREC has a ton of different intramural sports - from pool volleyball to street hockey - … Continue reading Summon Your Inner Competitiveness
ICYMI: Here's what happened this past weekend in sports with the Dukes! Women's Basketball: JMU vs. Elon, JMU won 61-54 Amber Porter and Savannah Felgemacher scored career-high points in this game Men's Basketball: JMU vs. Delaware, JMU lost in a close game 57-58 It was a fight to the buzzer with the Dukes up 57-55 in … Continue reading Sports Recap
Getting up right now and running 26.219 miles in a marathon might sound scary or even running a half marathon at 13 miles, but it is possible. However if you haven't or you aren't used to running those long distances, you will definitely need to work on building up your stamina and training before just going out … Continue reading Getting Marathon Ready
During the month of January a lot of exciting things happened in the JMU sports world! Men's Basketball: 6-17 overall record with wins against: Towson, Hofstra, and Elon. Women's Basketball: 14-6 overall record with wins against: UNCW, Hofstra, Delaware, Northeastern, Elon, Drexel, and William & Mary. Football: FCS National Championship win over Youngstown State University! The … Continue reading Sports Recap
We all saw it. That cold day in Frisco. JMU dominating Youngstown State and winning the FCS National Championship. A monumental moment for our school. December graduate, JMU wide receiver and punt returner, and FCS Special Teams Player of The Year, Rashard Davis, explains his experience on and off the field with JMU football. DD: What … Continue reading An Inside Look With a National Champion
Now that the JMU Dukes are National Champions, what should we do next? High-Five Duke Dog! Tell All of Your Relatives! Tell Everyone At Work! Let The World Know! Rep The JMU Swag!
With the recent FCS Championship Football win under our belt, lets continue the momentum and keep up that duke spirit! Cheer on your fellow Duke athletes at the sporting events going on this winter season. There's clearly been a lot of excitement surrounding the fact that our football Dukes are NATIONAL CHAMPIONS. Whether you watched the game … Continue reading Keeping up the Spirit with Winter Sports