Posts Tagged Virginia

Ovechkin says Capitals are in ‘middle of nowhere’

Washington Capitals head coach Adam Oates, top center, stands behind right wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, in the overtime portion of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Washington. The Lightning won 1-0 in a shootout. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Explaining early playoff exits became an annual, awkward task for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. This season, for the first time since 2007, they didn’t even make the postseason, so now there’s something new: real uncertainty.

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QBs, offense struggle in Virginia’s spring game

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Greyson Lambert threw two touchdown passes but he and the rest of Virginia’s injury-depleted offense struggled in Saturday’s spring game.

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Review: UNC athlete literacy findings flawed

Three outside experts hired by the University of North Carolina say research data from a reading specialist doesn’t support claims of low athlete literacy levels at the school.

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Redskins sign free-agent safety Akeem Davis

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Free-agent safety Akeem Davis has signed with the Washington Redskins.

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