2017 News

  • Three Marlins Recognized on All-ODAC Field Hockey Squads
    November 07, 2017
    Three Virginia Wesleyan University players were recognized as the 2017 Field Hockey All-Conference Awards were announced by the ODAC on Tuesday. Sophomore Elizabeth Roberto and junior Skye Swain earned All-ODAC Second Team accolades, while sophomore Cori Jackson found herself on the third team.
  • Upset Bid Falls just Short for Field Hockey
    October 28, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team looked the part of spoiler on Saturday afternoon, attempting to hand first place Washington and Lee University its first ODAC loss of the season. The Generals scored late however to claim a 3-2 victory over the Marlins.
  • Second Half Goal Sinks Marlins
    October 25, 2017
    Bridgewater College scored the lone goal in the second half on Wednesday to defeat the Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team 2-1 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
  • Field Hockey Stumbles 3-1 at Shenandoah
    October 21, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team stumbled in its final Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) road contest of the year, dropping a 3-1 decision to Shenandoah University on Saturday.
  • Field Hockey Falls in High Scoring Affair
    October 18, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University team rallied back twice in Wednesday’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) field hockey matchup, falling in overtime, 5-4, to Randolph-Macon College in a high scoring affair.
  • Marlins Break Scoring Record in Victory over Sweet Briar
    October 14, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team set the school record for goals in a game on Saturday with a 13-0 non-conference victory over Sweet Briar College.
  • Marlins Battle Lynchburg in Road Tilt
    October 13, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team battled Lynchburg College in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action Friday afternoon, matching the Hornet offense in the second half of a 3-1 defeat.
  • Offensive Intensity Carries Marlins to 2-0 Win
    October 07, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team kept the pressure on Eastern Mennonite University Saturday, defeating the Royals 2-0 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
  • Marlins Defeat Ferrum 4-3 in Sunday Tilt
    October 01, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team scored early against Ferrum College, holding on for a 4-3 non-conference victory on Sunday.
  • OT Goal Lifts Maroons over VWU
    September 30, 2017
    It took two overtimes before the deciding goal was scored as the Roanoke College field hockey team defeated Virginia Wesleyan University 2-1 on Saturday. It was the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener for the Marlins.
  • Second Half Offense not enough as Marlins Fall 4-3
    September 26, 2017
    Five of seven goals were scored after intermission as the Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team fell 4-3 to St. Mary’s College (Md.) on Tuesday.
  • Fassl Leads Marlins to 3-1 Victory over Wolverines
    September 20, 2017
    Freshman Julie Fassl continued her hot streak, scoring a pair of goals as the Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team defeated Wesley College 3-1 on Wednesday.
  • Widener Rallies for 2-1 Victory over Marlins
    September 17, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team scored the first goal Sunday, but Widener University rallied for a pair of second-half scores to down the Marlins 2-1 in non-conference action.
  • Fassl Leads Marlins to 3-1 Victory
    September 16, 2017
    Freshman Julie Fassl posted her first career hat trick on Saturday as the Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team downed Neumann 3-1 in the home opener for the Marlins.
  • Marlin of the Week - Taylor Wilhelm
    September 12, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University athletic department showcases a question and answer feature with our Marlin of the Week. The second student-athlete selected this year is field hockey sophomore Taylor Wilhelm.
  • Marlins Throttle Notre Dame (Md.) 14-0
    September 09, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team scored seven goals in each half to defeat Notre Dame (Md.) 14-0 on Saturday afternoon.
  • Marlins Post 7-0 Shutout on Hood
    September 08, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team scored early and often, posting seven goals in a 7-0 shutout of Hood College on Friday afternoon. It is the most goals scored by the Marlins since a 12-0 victory over Sweet Briar College on October 19 of last season.
  • Late Marlin Rally Falls Short in 2-1 Defeat
    September 02, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team scored a goal late in Saturday’s non-conference match with DePauw University, but could not finish the rally in a 2-1 loss.
  • Marlins Drop 6-0 Decision to CNU
    September 01, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey took to the road for the season opener, falling to Christopher Newport University 6-0 in non-conference action.
  • Sam Jackson Introduced as Assistant Field Hockey Coach
    August 23, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team announced that recent standout Sam Jackson has been named assistant coach for the upcoming season.
  • Field Hockey Ranked Sixth in ODAC Preseason Poll
    August 21, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team found itself ranked sixth when the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced the annual field hockey preseason poll on Monday.
  • Field Hockey Reveals 2017 Slate
    July 18, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey team announced its fall schedule Tuesday with several dates to circle on the calendar.
  • Restivo Travels to Australia to Coach American Field Hockey Team
    June 12, 2017
    Virginia Wesleyan University field hockey coach Christina Restivo left in early June to coach a field hockey team of American players in the Victorian Country Field Hockey Tournament in Melbourne Australia.
  • Q&A with Marlin of the Week Julie Fassl
    The Virginia Wesleyan University athletic department showcases a question and answer feature with our Marlin of the Week. The sixth student-athlete selected this year is field hockey freshman Julie Fassl.