Field Hockey, General News

Fall Sports Round-Up: August 28

Men’s Soccer (1-0): Coach Atkinson’s squad started the season off with a bang with a 4-0 road win over former Big South rival VMI. While that was good news, the bad news came when it was revealed that the Lancers top returning scorer, Willy Miezan, will be out for the year after tearing his ACL. Longwood […]

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Men's Basketball

Ben Stanley to visit Longwood on Friday

DJ Allen and Ike Belton are the only two scholarship players expected to come off of Longwood’s roster after the 2016-17 season.  Kamil Chapman, a Charlotte area guard, will fill one void and Jayson Gee is hoping to lock up the other piece this weekend with a visit from Ben Stanley. Stanley is a 6’6 […]

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Field Hockey, Soccer

Fall Sports Round-Up: August 21

Women’s Soccer (0-1): Todd Dyer’s squad finished the preseason with a 1-0 loss to VCU and a 1-1 draw with JMU and on Friday it was time to officially open the season against Richmond in Farmville. Longwood struggled against the visiting Spiders, losing 3-0 to a squad Richmond squad picked to finish eleventh in the 14 […]

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Men's Basketball

Lotanna Nwogbo joins Argentine League

Longwood alum Lotanna Nwogbo has signed his first professional contract with Gimnasia Comodoro Rivadavia of the Liga Nacional de Basquet in Argentina. Nwogbo will join fellow American and ETSU product Rashawn Rembert for the club located on the southwestern coast of Argentina. After averaging 15.9 points and 8.2 rebounds last year, Nwogbo joins Quincy Taylor (England), […]

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Men's Basketball

Longwood adds Obi Romeo

Last week came the news of Al Burge’s departure for the Division II level and Jayson Gee has quickly filled the void with 6’10 big man Obi Romeo. Romeo was initially recruited by Longwood in Gee’s first season and nearly came to Farmville. Instead the three star recruit headed to Philadelphia to play for the […]

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Soccer

Women’s Soccer Preview

Todd Dyer’s Lady Lancers kick off the official beginning of the year for Longwood athletics this week when they host Richmond at home on August 19. Here is all you need to know about this year’s team. How did last season go? Longwood went 9-8-2 a season ago with a 5-3-2 mark in conference play, […]

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Men's Basketball

UPDATE: Smith no longer expected at Longwood

UPDATE (8/18): According to Smith’s mom via twitter, he will not be attending Longwood. Rice transfer Amir Smith is expected to transfer to Longwood according to ESPN.  Smith is the son of Norfolk native and former Maryland and NBA standout Joe Smith. During his freshman year the 6’6 forward appeared in 24 games averaging 1 […]

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