First-place finishes Grace Nicolai, Erin Whitesell, Jeff Leckrone, Matthew Curran and Jeremy Robertson helped the University of Mary Washington swim teams retain their leads at the Capital Athletic Conference swimming championships in St. Mary’s City, Md., on Saturday.

It certainly seems odd that spring training has begun and both Bryce Harper and Manny Machado are technically unemployed. Their long-anticipated free agency has been more like Seinfeld (a show about nothing) than Who Wants to Be a Half-Billionaire?

Feb. 21: Joint annual conference of the Society of American Foresters and Virginia Tree Farm Foundation on Quail and Game Restoration & Land Management. St. Stephens Church, Va. (near Tappahannock). Catered dinner meeting after two-hour field tour of nearby Porterfield Forest LLC Tree Fa…

The VHSL announced Wednesday plans to implement a 40-second play clock this fall in an effort to establish a more consistent time period between downs in high school football.