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Despite Turks Loss Brendan Venter Had an Great Night

- Written By Bennett Conlin Broadcasting Intern Purcellville, VA –   Coming into their matchup with the Purcellville Cannons, the Harrisonburg Turks had been red hot. The team’s pitching, hitting and fielding had all been clicking. Outside of the fourth inning in Tuesday night’s contest, the Turks continued their hot play and outscored the Cannons 4-1. Unfortunately […]

John Gregory Player of the Week 3

- Congratulations to John Gregory for being named Turks Player of Week 3. The rising Longwood sophomore John Gregory proved to be a serviceable weapon in the closer role for the Turks last week. The left-handed pitcher fired six innings of relief without allowing an earned run, while striking out 10 and picking up two saves. […]

Turks Bats Conquer Covington

- Written by Dave Norman Webcast Broadcaster Covington, VA –  After having their 4-game winning streak ended at home against Charlottesville, the Harrisonburg Turks wasted no time getting back to winning. The Turks scored in four of the first five innings at Casey Field in Covington on Sunday night jumping out to a 5-0 lead. Bryan […]

Turks Ineffective Against the Power of the TomSox

- Written By Nathan Rishell Staff Writer Harrisonburg, VA –  Saturday night the Harrisonburg Turks faced a formidable opponent in the Charlottesville Tom Sox. At the top of the first, an error helped the Tom Sox take a 1-0 lead, setting the tone for the match early. The utilization of four different pitchers throughout the contest […]

Great Pitching and Explosive 6th gives the Turks a 3-1 Win

- Written By Nathan Rishell Staff Writer Harrisonburg, VA – Civil War veteran turned accomplished lawyer and orator Robert Green Ingersoll once said, “The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart”, and his timeless words describe the heart of a Harrisonburg Turks team that has bounced back from multiple defeats to […]

Turks Chop Down the Lumberjacks 5-3

- Written By Bennett Conlin Broadcasting Intern Covington, VA – Harrisonburg Turks manager Bob Wease’s gamesmanship often results in him being compared to a card player. With a full complement of pieces now in town after players arriving late due to postseason success with their collegiate clubs, Wease and the Turks have been coming up aces. Wake […]

Union Bank & Trust Pack the Park Night this Saturday, June 24th

- Turk fans mark your calendars and make your plans now to come out on Saturday, June 24th to UNION BANK & TRUST Pack the Park Night as the Turks host the Charlottesville TomSox at Veterans Memorial Park. Game time is 7:30 pm. Be sure to get your sponsor coupon out of Friday, June 23rd Daily New Record […]

Fans Enjoy June is Dairy Night and a Turks Win

- Written by Nathan Rishel Staff Writer Harrisonburg, VA – The Harrisonburg Turks (6-10) squared off against the Woodstock River Bandits (7-9) on a sunny Wednesday evening that saw a soar in attendance as fans enjoyed being special guests to “June is Dairy Month Pack the Park Night” compliments of twelve generous dairy sponsors with their coupon in […]

June is Dairy Month Pack the Park Night Wednesday June 21st

- Tonight’s the night … June is Dairy Month Pack the Park Night! Thanks to the generous support of the following dairy sponsors admission to the game is free with the coupon from Tuesday’s DNR. C & C Farmers Supply                                 […]

Turks Win in 10

- Written by Bennett Conlin Broadcasting Intern New Market, VA –  The Harrisonburg Turks (5-10) used a costly error from the New Market Rebels (8-7) to escape with a 3-2 victory in 10 innings. Right-handed pitcher Davis Kirkpatrick did his best impression of the June 9 version of himself as he fired 4 ⅔ shutout innings […]

Make up Game Rescheduled for Monday, July 3rd

- The Friday, June 16th home game against the Covington Lumberjacks will be made up on Monday, July 3rd at JMU Veterans Memorial Park. The make up game had been scheduled for Monday, June 26th but there will be a high school all-star game played at the VET that night. Please mark your calendars now for […]

Turks Fall to the Braves 7-3

- Written by Nathan Rishell Staff Writer Harrisonburg, VA – Father’s Day is a cause for celebration of those who serve as mentors in the lives of impressionable youth looking for guidance. Head Coach Bob Wease has substituted as a father figure for countless young men over the last several years, and the Harrisonburg Turks are honored […]