Sports: Tuesday, March 23, 2021

SU Schedule, Sweet Sixteen Now Set, WVU & Va Tech Women Play Tonight

On the Shenandoah University sports schedule today, Softball hosts Potomac State, Baseball plays at W&L, and Field Hockey hosts eastern Mennonite.

Meanwhile, Hornet Baseball swept the ODAC awards this week. Sophomores Pearce Bucher and Tad Dean, both Sherando grads, were named ODAC Player & Pitcher Of The Week, respectively.

The Sweet Sixteen in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament are now set after last night’s games. Among those advancing were number-one seeds Michigan and Gonzaga, while Oregon ousted 2-seed Iowa. Alabama routed Maryland, while USC took out 3-seed Kansas. Play in the NCAA Tournament resumes Saturday.

And, both Virginia Tech and WVU play second-round games tonight in the NCAA Women’s Tournament. The 7-seed Hokies take on 2-seed baylor at 7, while the 4th seeded Mountaineers play 5th seed Georgia Tech.