The VCU men’s golf team claimed the Black and Blue Cup against inter-city rival University of Richmond 4-3 on April 13, further cementing its position as favorites to win the upcoming Atlantic 10 championship.
The VCU women’s tennis team continued its rollercoaster spring season, dropping three of its last four matches since mid-March.
Despite losing in the second round of this year’s NCAA tournament, the VCU men’s basketball team will look to bounce back in the 2014-15 season behind a core of experienced upperclassmen and a nationally ranked incoming recruiting class.
For all the acclaim Shaka Smart’s team gets, the best basketball player on VCU’s campus might not be on his roster.
The Rams enter the season in the preseason AP top-25 for the first time in program history. As the 14th-ranked team in the nation, a Sweet 16 appearance is certainly possible.