R-MA News & Blog

Varsity Football Has An Exceptional Season

Friday, January 6, 2017

Cooper Bourdon '11

The 2016 Randolph-Macon Academy football team experienced a great amount of success this past fall and have much to be proud of. The Yellow Jackets finished with a record of 6-3 and brought home the Patriot Conference football championship. They had 12 players receive 1st team all-conference awards along with the Offensive Conference Player of the Year in Alex Ndongo-Seh ’17.

MS Boys Basketball Defeats Quantico

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Joshua Illnicki

Last night, the Yellow Jackets hosted Quantico in a non-conference game of basketball. With a two game win streak, the Jackets looked to sting early to extend the streak to three. 

From the get go, the Jackets looked to capitalize on the mistakes of their opponent. Utilizing the 1-3-1 zone, the squad was able to get easy baskets in transition. If the ball bounced the wrong way, the two giants down low cleaned up. 

Football Moves to #5 in VISSA Division II

Friday, October 28, 2016

Cooper Bourdon '11

As the football season is nearing its end, the playoff implications are growing in intensity. On Friday, October 21, R-MA found itself hosting Christchurch School, the seventh-ranked team in the state for VISSA division II football. R-MA, at the time, stood at number six.

With the playoffs on the line, every game is a must-win for the Yellow Jackets, and the beginning of last Friday’s game did not look like a promising victory. After several miscues, Christchurch School jumped out to a 12-0 lead before the end of the first quarter.

An Intense Match Against Highland

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Stephen Latham

Last Friday the varsity soccer team showed just how far they have come this season as they pushed regular season champions Highland all the way in a tense game. 

R-MA opened the scoring with a goal from Samson Jiya ‘18, only for Highland to take advantage of some slack defending and claim three first-half goals.