2017-18 Randolph-Macon Field Hockey News

  • Field Hockey Adds Bishop To Coaching Staff
    June 21, 2018
    Randolph-Macon head field hockey coach Jess Weiss has announced the hiring of Jessica Bishop as R-MC’s assistant field hockey coach. Bishop begins her duties on July 23.
  • Home Heavy Schedule Awaits Field Hockey in 2018
    June 13, 2018
    Randolph-Macon field hockey will host ten matches this season -- all at Day Field -- including the first five in a row. The heavy home schedule includes home matches against two NCAA Tournament teams last season.
  • Five Yellow Jackets Earn Academic Honors From Field Hockey Coaches
    March 29, 2018
    Five Randolph-Macon Yellow Jackets were honored by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association Thursday for their work in the classroom. The Zag Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad encompasses student-athletes who have a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first semester of the 2017-18 academic year.
  • Yellow Jackets Make Super Bowl Picks
    February 02, 2018
    With Super Bowl LII taking place on Sunday evening, several Randolph-Macon football players were asked to give a capsule analysis and prediction on the title game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots.
  • Field Hockey Closes Season With Three Earning All-ODAC Honors
    November 07, 2017
    Doubling their win total from 2016, the Randolph-Macon field hockey team recently completed its 2017 campaign with an overall record of 6-13 and 2-5 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. In head coach Jessica Weiss’s second season, the team made the ODAC Tournament for the first time since 2014 and saw a young team grow by leaps and bounds quickly under the guidance of the team’s three seniors. That guidance led to one of the seniors plus two freshmen earning All-ODAC honors, as voted on by the ODAC coaches and announced by the league office Tuesday.
  • Roanoke Ends Randolph-Macon Field Hockey Season
    October 31, 2017
    Randolph-Macon doubled its win total from 2016 in a solid 2017 outing. But it was not enough to defeat the ODAC Tournament’s #3 seed Roanoke in a 7-0 loss in quarterfinal action on Tuesday night.
  • Field Hockey Quarterfinal Time Set
    October 30, 2017
    The time for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference field hockey quarterfinal match between Randolph-Macon and Roanoke has been set. The game will begin at 7:00 PM on Tuesday in Roanoke.
  • Cappadora, Healy Score for R-MC Field Hockey vs. Roanoke
    October 28, 2017
    Senior Victoria Cappadora (Manchester, Md./Manchester Valley) scored on Senior Night as the Randolph-Macon field hockey team fell 4-2 to Roanoke in ODAC action Saturday evening on Day Field.
  • Ambrogi-Torres, Sprinkel Score, But Field Hockey Drops Game to SMC
    October 23, 2017
    Randolph-Macon scored twice in the match, but the Yellow Jackets could not overcome a first half lead grabbed by the Seahawks and dropped the match 4-2 in a Monday afternoon contest. Randolph-Macon got goals from senior Sara Sprinkel (Timonium, Md. / Dulaney) and freshman Maria Teresa Ambrogi-Torres (Richmond, Va. / Trinity Episcopal School).
  • Stanley Stops 21 Shots for R-MC Field Hockey at LC
    October 21, 2017
    Senior Kelsey Stanley (Bumpass, Va./Louisa County) recorded 21 saves as the Randolph-Macon field hockey team dropped a 9-0 ODAC decision at Lynchburg on Saturday.
  • Stanley Named To Senior Game Roster
    October 18, 2017
    Senior goalkeeper Kelsey Stanley (Bumpass, Va./Louisa Couny) will have the opportunity to play in a national senior game as announced by the coordinating organization Wednesday afternoon. Stanley is one of ten goalkeepers named to the 2017 Victory Sports Tours/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Senior Game roster. Stanley is the first Randolph-Macon player selected for the game since fellow keeper Nicole Woodworth was selected in 2012.
  • Cappadora Scores A Haul in Field Hockey’s Overtime Win
    October 18, 2017
    Senior Victoria Cappadora (Manchester, Md. / Manchester Valley) scored the most goals of any Yellow Jacket in a single game since 2013 as her four goals led the Yellow Jackets to a 5-4 overtime victory over Virginia Wesleyan on Wednesday evening. Besides the four goals, Cappadora also took two additional shots that were saved, making every shot she tried in the match a shot on goal.
  • Stanley Breaks Into ODAC Top 10, But Field Hockey Blanked by Susquehanna
    October 16, 2017
    Randolph-Macon’s senior goalkeeper Kelsey Stanley (Bumpass, Va. / Louisa County) wrote her way into Old Dominion Athletic Conference history books, but R-MC was blanked by Susquehanna 3-0 in a Monday night non-conference match.
  • Thompson Saves Four, But Centre Beats Field Hockey 4-0
    October 14, 2017
    Sophomore Katie Thompson (Burke, Va./Lake Braddock) saved four shots with another save coming at the hands of the team, but four other ones made it into the cage as the Centre Colonels beat Randolph-Macon 4-0 in a Saturday afternoon non-conference matchup. R-MC fell to 5-8 with the loss.
  • Field Hockey Gets 14-0 Win Over Sweet Briar
    October 11, 2017
    Randolph-Macon got goals from ten different players in a 14-0 win over the Vixens of Sweet Briar Wednesday afternoon. The Yellow Jackets advanced to 5-7 on the year.
  • Ambrogi-Torres Scores Twice, But Field Hockey Loses to W&L
    October 07, 2017
    Freshman Maria Teresa Ambrogi-Torres (Richmond, Va./Trinity Episcopal School) scored twice but Washington & Lee beat Randolph-Macon 8-3 during a Saturday afternoon Old Dominion Athletic Conference tilt.
  • Field Hockey Suffers Overtime Loss at Shenandoah
    October 04, 2017
    Randolph-Macon struck first, but Shenandoah found a tying and then game-winning goal in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) match in Winchester Wednesday night. R-MC fell to 4-6 and 1-2 in the ODAC.
  • Magill Posts Two Assists for R-MC Field Hockey vs. BC
    September 30, 2017
    Freshman Claire Magill (Moseley, Va./Trinity) recorded a pair of assists as the Randolph-Macon field hockey team dropped a 3-2 decision to Bridgewater in ODAC action Saturday afternoon on Day Field.
  • Field Hockey Loses To #17 Mary Washington 8-0
    September 28, 2017
    Randolph-Macon faced stiff competition in #17 Mary Washington and came away on the losing side 8-0. R-MC is now 4-4 on the season.
  • Field Hockey Outshoots Eastern Mennonite in 2-1 Victory
    September 24, 2017
    Randolph-Macon outshot the Eastern Mennonite Royals 26-6, with 13 shots coming on goal during a 2-1 victory Sunday afternoon. Ten different players for R-MC tried a shot in the win.
  • Field Hockey Saves 27 Shots, but Falls to #17 Christopher Newport
    September 21, 2017
    Randolph-Macon brought the defense, but No. 17 Christopher Newport had the equating offense that saw 53 shots total between the two teams. Two of the Captains’ shots found the goal as the Yellow Jackets fell to CNU 2-0.
  • McCoy, Staley, Faries Score for R-MC Field Hockey in 3-1 Win over WIlson
    September 19, 2017
    Freshmen Madison McCoy (Fredericksburg, Va./Stafford) and Austyn Faries (Richmond, Va./Monacan) both tallied goals as did sophomore Tina Staley (North Beach, Md./Northern) as the Randolph-Macon field hockey team posted a 3-1 victory over Wilson on Tuesday afternoon at the R-MC Field Hockey Field.
  • Last Second Shot Not Enough for Field Hockey
    September 16, 2017
    With thirty seconds remaining, Randolph-Macon tried to a last ditch effort to tie the game, but the ball found the goalie’s mitt and the Yellow Jackets left Baltimore without the win, losing to Goucher 3-2.
  • In Game's Closing Minutes, Yellow Jackets Field Hockey Dispatch Panthers
    September 13, 2017
    With just minutes remaining, the Randolph-Macon field hockey team completed a critical penalty corner and secured the 1-0 victory against the Ferrum Panthers Wednesday afternoon.
  • R-MC Field Hockey Falls to Ohio Wesleyan, 3-1
    September 09, 2017
    Defense was the name of the game for Randolph-Macon as it took on Ohio Wesleyan University at Frostburg State University’s tournament Saturday evening. But the sheer amount of shots taken by the Bishops (22) were too much for the Yellow Jackets to handle and R-MC fell 3-1.
  • Cooke Scores in Overtime as R-MC Field Hockey Edges FSU
    September 08, 2017
    Sophomore Jessica Cooke (Williamsburg, Va./Warhill) scored early in overtime as the Randolph-Macon field hockey team nipped Frostburg State 2-1 Friday evening in the first round of the FSU Tournament.
  • Field Hockey’s First Game Postponed
    September 05, 2017
    Forecasted rain and storms will move the opening game of the Randolph-Macon field hockey team's season. The game had been set for Wednesday, September 6 in St. Mary’s City, Md.
  • R-MC Field Hockey Alumnae Game Cancelled
    August 31, 2017
    Due to predicted prolonged rain on Friday and the high probability of thunderstorms on Saturday, the Randolph-Macon field hockey alumnae game has been cancelled.
  • Field Hockey Picked Seventh In Preseason Poll
    August 21, 2017
    The Randolph-Macon field hockey team will begin the 2017 campaign ranked seventh in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) preseason poll, as voted on by the league’s head coaches and released by the conference office. The team tallied a record of 3-14 overall last year while going 1-7 in conference play.
  • Seventeen Yellow Jackets Earn ODAC Sportsmanship Honors
    July 26, 2017
    Randolph-Macon had 17 student-athletes named to the ODAC Sportsmanship Teams for the 2016-17 academic year.
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