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Turks Take Down Waynesboro 7-1

- Friday, July 1, 2022 Shelton Moss Harrisonburg, Va. Highlighted by a three-hit performance from Jaylon Lee, the Harrisonburg Turks took down Waynesboro 7-1 in a divisional clash on Friday evening at Veterans Memorial Park. Lee (James Madison) helped the Harrisonburg offense break through in the third inning, earning a hustle double to left center field […]

Turks fall to Lumberjacks by one at home

- Friday, July 1, 2022 John Breeden Harrisonburg, VA It was a nail-biter until the very end but the Harrisonburg Turks fell to the Covington Lumberjacks 6-5 Thursday night at Eagle Field. The loss moves them to 11-10 this season and 7-6 at home. “I just feel like we’re pressing a little bit at the plate, […]

Turks lose to Tom Sox in walk-off after 10 innings

- Thursday, June 30, 2022 John Breeden Harrisonburg, VA The Harrisonburg Turks fell to the Charlottesville Tom Sox 3-2 after ten innings Wednesday night at Charlottesville High School. The loss moves them to 11-9 this season and 4-4 on the road. “They [Charlottesville] had some really good arms going tonight,” center fielder Sam Schner said “Obviously […]

Turks defeat Braves at home

- Tuesday, June 28, 2002 John Breeden Harrisonburg VA The Harrisonburg Turks snapped a two-game losing streak Monday night at Eagle Field by defeating the Staunton Braves 9-6. The win moves them to 11-8 this season and 7-5 at home. “It was a great feeling, we came out the gate and scored four in the first […]

For Logan McClure, Harrisonburg is a Home Away From Home

- Monday, June 27, 2022 Shelton Moss HARRISONBURG, Va. — Collegiate summer baseball teams see massive roster turnover year after year. After playing with a team for one season, players will typically find a new organization or move on to the next chapter of their life. But for Harrisonburg pitcher Logan McClure, the experience he made […]

Turks fall to Generals in second straight loss

- Saturday, June 25. 2922 John Breeden Harrisonburg, VA  13 hits weren’t enough for the Harrisonburg Turks as they lost to the Waynesboro Generals 9-6 Friday night at Kate Collins Field. The loss moves them to 10-8 this season and 4-3 on the road. First baseman Christian Ficca (Georgetown U) said the team did a great […]

Turks Go Scoreless Against Braves at Home

- Friday, July 24, 2022 John Breeden Harrisonburg, VA For the first time this season, the Harrisonburg Turks were unable to bring a run across home plate as they lost 9-0 to the Staunton Braves Thursday night at Eagle Field. The loss moves them to 10-7 this season and 6-5 at home. “It’s a tough one […]

King’s Ransom … Wingate Infielder’s Swagger Paying Off For Turks

- Thursday, June 23, 2022 Noah Fleischman Daily-News Record Look around the Harrisonburg Turks infield in between outs and you’ll quickly notice shortstop Seaver King. King, an infielder from Wingate University, is loose standing on the dirt at Veterans Memorial Park, flashing the number of outs the defense has recorded in enthusiastic ways. He’s calm, but […]

Turks Finding Ways To Win Tight Games

- Wednesday, June 22, 2022 Noah Fleischman Daily-News Record Late innings have been filled with both joy and heartbreak to start the season for the Harrisonburg Turks. The Turks kicked off the season with a walk-off win over the Charlottesville Tom Sox, which was a preview for the team’s first 10 games Of those contests, eight […]

Five-run Inning Pushes Turks Past Lumberjacks

- Wednesday, June 22, 2022 John Breeden Harrisonburg, VA In their fourth matchup this season, the Harrisonburg Turks defeated the Covington Lumberjacks 8-4 Tuesday night at Eagle Field. The win moves them to 10-6 this season and 6-4at home. After Monday night’s 4-2 loss to the Waynesboro Generals, catcher Jake Stadler (Purdue) said it “means a […]

Seeing Double JMU’s Smith Twins Finding Success in VBL

- Tuesday, June 21, 2022 Noah Fleischman Daily News-Record After each baseball season, Evan and Casey Smith sit down and compare their stats. They’ll go through their pitching numbers and sort through them to see whose stats were better. It’s a common thing to do in the Smith household, as not only are they pitching against […]

Turks fall to Generals at home

- Tuesday, June 21, 2022 John Breeden Harrisonburg, VA The Harrisonburg Turks lost 4-2 to the Generals in a makeup game Monday night at Eagle Field. The loss moves them to 9-6 this season and 5-4 at home. “We had five hits, [it’s] kinda hard to win a game like that … it’s just tough,” shortstop […]