David Teel

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David Teel is an award-winning sports columnist for the Daily Press. Inducted into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame in April 2014, he joined the newspaper in 1984 and has chronicled the Atlantic Coast Conference, dozens of college bowl games, 25 NCAA Final Fours, Super Bowl XLIII, U.S. Open golf, the 1996 Summer Olympics and more. Teel grew up in Baltimore, graduated from James Madison University in 1981 and still types with two fingers. His wife, Jill, is the family's most accomplished athlete and astute sports observer. The couple welcomed a daughter in 2011.

Recent Articles

  • Kingsmill continues to produce elite champions

    Kingsmill continues to produce elite champions

    Now in its mid-teens, the Kingsmill Championship has been determined in regulation and overtime. It’s been shortened by monsoon rains and graced by ideal weather. But regardless of duration or conditions, Pete Dye’s River Course invariably produces an elite winner. Ariya Jutanugarn’s playoff victory...

  • Football, academics steer Tribe's Matt Ahola toward PT career

    Football, academics steer Tribe's Matt Ahola toward PT career

    Matt Ahola will graduate in December — he's majoring in kinesiology with a health sciences concentration — and he's already planning for grad school and a career in physical therapy. But there is a more pressing matter. Ahola wants his final William and Mary football season to purge the sting of...

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