Turks falter offensively in 9-3 loss to division-leading Charlottesville - Jack Foster | 7/13/2024 The Turks (18-10) couldn’t keep up with Charlottesville’s early punch as the TomSox took a 9-3 win on Saturday in Harrisonburg. Charlottesville (21-9) extended its lead in the South Division to two games with a quarter of the regular season remaining.    Both teams wasted no time putting up offense, scoring […]
Turks bats get late life to slip past Charlottesville 3-1 - Jack Foster | 7/11/2024 A fast-paced pitching duel ensued on Thursday as the Turks (18-9) snuck past the Charlottesville TomSox in 10 innings. The win brings Harrisonburg’s winning streak to five games and places them one game back of Charlottesville (20-9) in the South Division standings. Turks starting pitcher David Davila made his second start […]
David Driver and Lacy Lusk at VMP - Lacy Lusk and David Driver We are very excited to have David Driver and Lacy Lusk, authors of the book “From Tidewater to the Shenandoah” coming to Veterans Memorial Park on July 18th, 2024. They will be selling copies of their book and signing them. Come ready to interact with these amazing people and show […]
Valchar’s consummate final outing keeps Waynesboro at bay in 9-1 win - Jack Foster | 6/7/2024 A sixth-inning rampage from the bats and a lockdown pitching performance led the Turks to a 9-1 win over the Waynesboro Generals on Sunday. The Turks have scored seven or more runs in five straight ball games, winning seven of their last ten.   Although the Generals reside at the bottom […]
Early offensive sparks and controlled pitching lead Turks to 8-4 win over Staunton - Jack Foster | 6/6/2024 Though the Fourth of July was in the rear view mirror, the Turks set off more fireworks on Saturday in an 8-4 win over the Staunton Braves. The win gives Harrisonburg a record of 14-9 placing them four games back of the Charlottesville TomSox in the South Division. “The [regular] season […]
Turks offense rolls against TomSox to extend winning streak to five games - Jack Foster | 7/1/2024 In the first game after returning from the Valley League All-Star weekend, the Turks defeated the Charlottesville TomSox 10-4. Harrisonburg has won five games in a row to hold a record of 13-8.    Despite the TomSox leading the South Division with a record of 17-6, the Turks have taken three […]
Four Turks take part in Valley League All-Star festivities - Jack Foster | 6/30/2024 Four Turks took the field for the South Division on Sunday in the annual Valley Baseball League All-Star Game. The North Division took the contest 20-2. Designated hitter Luke Hatcher and left fielder Chris Katz collected two of the six hits for the South Division, each singling with two at bats. […]
2024 Hall of Fame Induction - Ron Hodges Henry “Turtle” Thomas The Valley Baseball League inducted the 2024 Hall of Fame class Sunday evening before the All-Star Game in Purcellville. The league welcomed thirteen new members to the Hall of Fame. Two of the inductees wore the Turks uniforms during their time in the Valley Baseball League.   Ron Hodges, played […]
Turks hold off Cavaliers 9-8, carry 4-game win streak into all-star weekend - Jack Foster | 6/27/2024 Home runs flew into the night one after another on Friday as the Turks outlasted the Culpeper Cavaliers in a 9-8 slugfest. The Turks head into the all-star weekend with a 12-8 record, good for second place in the South Division behind only the Charlottesville TomSox.   The Cavaliers grabbed an […]
Nine-run third inning helps Turks to 11-4 win over Culpeper - Jack Foster | 6/23/2024 The Turks offense propelled them to an 11-4 win over the Culpeper Cavaliers on Sunday thanks to nine runs in the third inning. The win brings the Turks to 10-8 and is the second consecutive victory following a four-game losing streak.   The Cavaliers motored ahead early, scoring three runs in […]
Turks outlast Generals 11-8 to end losing streak - Jack Foster | 6/22/2024 Harrisonburg got back in the win column on Saturday, holding off the Waynesboro Generals 11-8 in their first win since a 7-4 result over the Culpeper Cavaliers on June 15th. The win ends a four-game losing skid and gets the Turks back to a winning record at 9-8.   “Maybe we’ll […]
Turks lose fourth straight in 9-5 decision at Charlottesville - Jack Foster | 6/21/2024 A second-inning surge from Charlottesville TomSox put them out of Harrisonburg’s reach on Friday, giving the Turks their fourth straight loss and bringing them to 8-8 on the season.   With the game tied at one apiece in the second inning following an RBI single from Turks right fielder Ethan Murdoch […]