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Rachel Gordon earns spot on VaSID All-State team

   NORFOLK, Va. – Senior forward Rachel Gordon of the Norfolk State women’s basketball team was named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) University Division All-State Team, the organization announced on Tuesday. Gordon, a native of Woodbridge, Va., earned second-team all-state honors this season. She was also named to the All-MEAC first team this [...]

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Gray leads the way for Spartan women at UNC

 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Desmonae Gray won the triple jump to highlight a quintet first-place finishes for the Norfolk State women’s track and field team at the Joe Hilton Invitational hosted by UNC last weekend. Gray posted a top leap of 40 feet, 1.25 inches, her best mark of the year in either indoor or outdoor competition. [...]

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Bell, Gray win event titles at Colonial Relays

   WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Champagne Bell won the long jump championship section and Desmonae Gray won the university section of the triple jump for the NSU women’s track and field team over the weekend at the Colonial Relays hosted by the College of William & Mary. In her first time competing in the long jump [...]

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Burrell named MEAC baseball Rookie of the Week

 NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State University third baseman Justin Burrell was named the MEAC Baseball Rookie of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. Burrell, a freshman from Newport News, batted .353 (6-for-17) in helping the Spartans go 3-2 against MEAC Northern Division opponents last week. He tallied eight runs batted in and six runs [...]

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NSU knocked out of MEAC tournament by NCCU

  After a tight first half, the Eagles of North Carolina Central University pulled away for the win eliminating the Spartans of Norfolk State University 68-45 in the MEAC Semi-finals. Over the first half of play, the two teams matched each other keeping the score relatively close. The score went back and forth between schools [...]

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UMES eliminates Lady Spartans in first round of MEAC tournament

  In the first day of MEAC play, No. 11 seed Maryland Eastern Shore upset No. 6 seed Norfolk State University 70-66. UMES advances to the quarterfinals playing the No. 3 Coppin State University Thursday at noon. Senior Rachel Gordon, who was honored at the beginning of the matchup as an All-MEAC first team selection, [...]

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