January 6 FUMA Athletics Newsletter

The Blue Devil Report from Fork Union Military Academy's Athletic Department is your source for weekly updates on the Fork Union Blue Devils. Here's the latest from @FUMAathletics.


  • Happy New Year from FUMA Athletics
  • First Practice of 2017
  • Next week's schedule
  • Athletics Academic Honor Roll - Term 2
  • Alumni in Action

Happy New Year!

From FUMA Athletics

The Fork Union Athletic Department would like to wish you all a very Happy New Year! We are excited to have all the cadets back and focused on a great, successful 2017. This coming year will be an exciting one, as the department is planning to kick off the year with a new athletics website.

FUMA Athletics has partnered with SIDEARM Sports, the No. 1 provider of college athletics websites, to provide the department with its own micro-site that consists of top news articles, team pages, composite schedules, multimedia and more!

Stay tuned for more information on the launch date of the new home of Fork Union Athletics. A countdown and sneak peak will begin on social media this month.

The First Practice of the New Year

Indoor Track & Field

Middle School Basketball

Junior Prep Basketball

PG Basketball


Up Next in FUMA Athletics

  • Fri., Jan. 6 -- Swimming at St. Christopher's School Invitational -- Info
  • Fri., Jan. 6 -- Junior Prep Basketball vs. Collegiate -- 5:00 PM
  • Fri., Jan. 6 -- Prep Basketball vs. Collegiate -- 6:30 PM
  • Sat., Jan. 7 -- Swimming at Trinity Episcopal School Invitational -- Info
  • Sat., Jan. 7 -- Wrestling at Yellow Jacket Invitational (Randolph-Macon)
  • Sat., Jan. 7 -- Junior Prep Basketball vs. Woodberry Forest -- 1:00 PM
  • Sat., Jan. 7 -- Indoor Track vs. FUMA Mini Invitational -- 1:00 PM
  • Sat., Jan. 7 -- Prep Basketball vs. Woodberry Forest -- 2:30 PM
  • Mon., Jan. 9 -- Middle School Basketball vs. St. Christopher's -- 4:30 PM
  • Mon., Jan. 9 -- PG Basketball at Lynchburg College -- 7:00 PM
  • Wed., Jan. 11 -- Indoor Track vs. FUMA Quad Meet -- 4:00 PM
  • Thurs., Jan. 12 -- Middle School Basketball vs. Saint Anne's Belfield -- 4:30 PM

Bold and Italics denote home contests.

All home basketball events will be streamed live on the CUBE. Click here to see the event schedule.

Athletics Academic Honor Roll - Term 2

Junior Prep Basketball

Athletic Director’s List

Ford DeVault, Will Hamilton*, Quadir Jones, Jonathan Villain*

Captain’s List

Chrishawn Hickman, John Meheen, James Pua’auli-Pelham, Iosefa Pua’auli*, Kyle DeGarmo*, Blake Chiovaro

Prep Basketball

Athletic Director’s List

Maccall Warner

Captain’s List

Stephen Hamilton*, Denzel Hunter-Shaw*, Jonathan Ilori, Antonia Pua’auli-Pelham, Dontae Thornton, Paul McCoy

Middle School Basketball

80% - Athletic Honor Roll

Athletic Director’s List

Marcus Billingslea**, Cade Cyrus, Kirko Kirkov**

Captain’s List

Kehinde Chandler, Logan French*, Kennedy Lattimore, Robel Lulseged*, Jackson Manglicmont*, Jackson Simon, Cayden Williams, Denver Moore, Alex Mendoza


100% - Athletic Honor Roll

Athletic Director’s List

William Ebright, Dalton Fowler, Jack Greenspon, Luke Gustafson, Ahmed Khalil, Drew Leydig**, John Smith, Mazen Youssef, Samer Khalil, Anthony Gemma III

Captain’s List

Austin O’Conner, David Pitts, Timmy Warren, John Hughes


Athletic Director’s List

Mathew Dively, Tim Bolton, Andrew Morris, Shareef Alkhateeb**, Nathan Krammes, Ben Zhu, Gavin Tomchick, Jacob Marks, Jonathan Muniz, Tommy Pham*, Hollan Biss

Captain’s List

Abdur Dasher, George Fleming, Alec Schlink, Robby McGregor, Lawrence Leary, Zion Phifer*, Johnny Walker

Indoor Track & Field

Athletic Director’s List

Daniel Bell, Donovan Benoit, Alexander Birch**, Grayson Cash*, Giovani Desgrottes*, Nicholas DiGuilio**, Nathan Disbrow**, Kaleb Dressler, Harrison Duncan, Nickolas Heath*, Logan Justice*, Seth Robinson*, William Stupalsky**, Michael Tidwell*, Abraham Ulrich**, Jacob Wood**

Captain’s List

Sulaimon Abubakar-Shidi*, Edmund Acevedo*, Thomas Betters, D’Andre Brockington, Quinn Calahan, Gavin DeMorro*, Ebruba Etta*, Andrew Hawley*, Ryan Hunt, Joshua Hunt, Donovan Kolb, William Lot, Clark Martin*, Ian McGlamery*, Steven Smith*, Nathaniel Strickland*, Edward Thomas, Mark Toombs*, Kenyatta Wainaina, Benjamin Zwilling*

Athletic Director's List consists of all student-athletes who earned an A for the term, while the Captain's List consists of all student-athletes who earned a B for the term.

** Denotes a student-athlete who earned Athletic Director's List for Term 1 and 2.

* Denotes a student-athlete who earned honor roll honors for Term 1 and 2.

Alumni in Action

FUMA Alumni in FCS & FBS National Championships

This weekend three Fork Union alumni will be on the biggest stages in college football as the FCS National Championship kicks off Saturday, Jan. 7 at 12 p.m., while the FBS National Championship airs Monday, Jan. 9 at 8 p.m.

FCS National Championship

Saturday, January 7, 2017 • James Madison vs. Youngstown State

James Madison: Brett Siegel (R-Jr. • LB/LS • #41)

Youngstown State: Derek Rivers (Sr. • DE • #11)

YSU D-Ends Derek Rivers and Avery Moss are the Best D-Line Duo in College Football

Faith and football bond YSU defensive end standouts

Monday, January 9, 2017 • Clemson vs. Alabama

Clemson: Brian Dawkins, Jr. (Fr. • CB • #9)

Fork Union's Kareem Jackson

Six central Georgians set to take field in NFL Playoffs

Fork Union's Morgan Moses

Morgan Moses Wins NFLPA Community MVP Award

Fork Union's Eddie George

NFL legend Eddie George pens letter to high school coach in tribute to importance of prep football

Fork Union's Griffin Kinney

Mountaineers fall on the road to UTA, 84-69

Second half surge not enough in Mountaineers' loss

Fork Union's Jonathan McLaughlin (71) and Yoshua Nijman (69)


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