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Kentucky upsets No. 3 Virginia Tech, advances to Regional Final

BLACKSBURG, Va. (WKYT) - Down 4-2 in the seventh inning, Renee Abernathy hit a three-run blast to send Kentucky to the Blacksburg Regional Final with a 5-4 win against No. 3 seed Virginia Tech. The Hokies blasted a grand slam in the first inning for a 4-0 lead, but didn’t...
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3rd ranked Virginia Tech baseball in position for first ACC regular season title

BLACKSBURG, Va. (WFXR) Friday, the Virginia Tech baseball team clinched another ACC series beating Duke 6-1 at English Field. The win over the Blue Devils coupled with Miami’s loss to Notre Dame has put the Hokies in position to make history. If the Hokies win Saturday over Duke, they would clinch the program’s first ACC Coastal Division title, first ACC regular season title and the top seed in the ACC baseball tournament next week in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Hokies wrap up the regular season against Duke Saturday at 2pm at English Field.
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How to watch, follow No. 3 Virginia Tech vs. Kentucky

BLACKSBURG – Following its win in the first game of the Blacksburg Regional, No. 3 Virginia Tech softball will play host to Kentucky on Saturday at 5:10 p.m. ET on SEC Network at Tech Softball Park after a weather delay. For how to watch and follow along:. TV: SEC...

How do restaurants stay afloat after Virginia Tech students leave for the summer?

BLACKSBURG, Va. (WFXR) — As COVID-19 numbers begin to surge again, many southwest Virginia businesses say they still haven’t totally recovered from the impacts of the pandemic. Now inflation is also taking a big bite out of their bottom line. Tack on a staffing shortage, it’s a recipe for some big problems, especially when businesses lose student employees.

WATCH: Kentucky softball upsets Virginia Tech with clutch three-run homer

The 2022 NCAA Tournament is underway for women’s softball across the country and the Kentucky women’s softball team dipped into their bag of heroics on Saturday night to defeat the Virginia Tech Hokies. The Wildcats were down by two runs in the top of the seventh inning when Renee Abernathy blasted a three-run shot to lift her team to a stunning comeback victory.

No. 3 Virginia Tech clinches ACC Coastal Division, No. 1 seed

BLACKSBURG – For the first time during its conference history, the Virginia Tech baseball program is the ACC Coastal Division champion as the No. 3 Hokies toppled Duke, 7-2, on Saturday at English Field at Atlantic Union Bank Park to clinch the league's best regular season record. Laying claim...

Duke baseball ends season with 7-2 loss at Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. – The Duke baseball team concluded the 2022 baseball season on Saturday afternoon as it dropped the series finale to Virginia Tech, 7-2, at English Field at Atlantic Union Bank Park. Duke (22-32, 10-20 ACC) was limited to three hits in the contest with Virginia Tech (40-11,...

Kentucky Softball brings the storm to Virginia Tech, advances to Finals

It may be one of the saddest scenes in childhood: the little kid, glove in hand, jersey on, looking out the window at a ball field soaked in rain wishing it would lighten up to the point where they can go out and play. That was the situation for the Kentucky Wildcats softball team in the Blacksburg Regional when a storm caused a two-hour and ten-minute weather delay to their game against the host team and #3 seed Virginia Tech.

Duke Falls to Virginia Tech, 6-1

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Rookie southpaw Jonathan Santucci put together a strong outing, but it wasn't enough as the Duke baseball team dropped a 6-1 decision to Virginia Tech on Friday night at English Field at Atlantic Union Bank Park. After a high-scoring game the night before in which both...