2016-17 News

  • Moore, Barrett, Erby Win Big at BOB Awards
    May 10, 2017
    Seniors Khory Moore, Tiffany Barrett, and Justin Erby claimed the three major awards Wednesday night at the first annual BOB Awards.
  • Athletics Inducts Sixth Class into Chi Alpha Sigma
    May 09, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan College athletic department inducted 35 members into its sixth class of the Chi Alpha Sigma National Honor Society on Tuesday evening.
  • Gladstone Named All-ODAC Second Team
    May 09, 2017
    Virginia Wesleyan sophomore was named to the All-ODAC Second Team as the ODAC men's tennis awards were announced on Tuesday.
  • Two Named ODAC Player of the Week
    April 24, 2017
    Freshman pitcher Hanna Hull and sophomore Paul Gladstone were named ODAC Players of the Week for this past week.
  • Three Named ODAC Player of the Week
    April 17, 2017
    Freshman pitcher Hanna Hull, sophomore tennis player Paul Gladstone, and track and field athlete Marissa Coombs were recognized as ODAC Players of the Week for their performances this past week.
  • Men's Tennis Dominant in 9-0 Victory over Emory & Henry
    April 14, 2017
    Friday evening saw the Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis team defeat visiting Emory & Henry College by a 9-0 score in ODAC action.
  • Men’s Tennis Stumbles at Randolph-Macon
    April 11, 2017
    Playing through temperatures that approached 95 degrees on court, the Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team battled but came up short against Randolph-Macon College, 7-2, on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Marlins Drop Close 5-4 Decision to Lynchburg
    April 02, 2017
    Sunday afternoon saw the VIrginia Wesleyan men's tennis team drop a 5-4 heartbreaking match at Lynchburg College. In a match that lasted nearly five hours, a mere few points stood between the Marlins and their first conference victory of the season.
  • Men Fall 6-3 to Randolph
    April 01, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis fell to Randolph College on Saturday by a score of 6-3 in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) match.
  • Marlins Blanked by Nationally Ranked Pacific
    March 27, 2017
    Monday afternoon saw the Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team take the court for the first time since returning to Virginia from its Hilton Head training trip, this time against Pacific Univeristy out of Oregon. Pacific is currently ranked number 32 nationally in Division III, and the Boxers flexed their muscles en route to a 9-0 victory over the Marlins.
  • Marlins Gain Valuable Experience against DI Power UVA
    March 14, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team traveled to Charlottesville on Tuesday to face off against the University of Virginia in a doubleheader. While the Marlins fell in both matches, 0-4 and 0-7, respectively, the trip provided the team with unparalleled access and perspective into one of the nation's most prestigious and successful collegiate tennis programs.
  • Tennis Matches against Shenandoah Postponed
    March 08, 2017
    The men's and women's tennis matches against Shenandoah University, originally scheduled for Sunday, has been moved to Monday due to the potential forecast along the east coast.
  • Marlins Dominate in 9-0 Victory
    March 07, 2017
    Tuesday afternoon saw the Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team cruise to a 9-0 victory over the visiting Penn State-Abington.
  • Marlins Battle to Finish in Saturday Loss
    February 25, 2017
    Saturday saw the Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis team fall for the second time in as many days after an 8-1 defeat at Salisbury University.
  • Young Marlin Squad Falls in Opener to W&L
    February 24, 2017
    The spring season for the Virginia Wesleyan College men’s tennis team got off to a rocky start on Friday, with the Marlins falling to the visiting No. 38-ranked Washington and Lee University by a score of 9-0.
  • Men Selected Fifth in ODAC Preseason Poll
    February 03, 2017
    Washington and Lee University has hoisted seven consecutive conference trophies and was picked to repeat yet again as the Generals headline the annual ODAC Men's Tennis Preseason Poll conducted by the league's head coaches. W&L earned 10 first place votes on the way to 100 total points.
  • Men's Tennis Announces Spring Schedule
    October 07, 2016
    The Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis team announced its spring schedule after completing a perfect 2015 conference season.
  • Marlins Finish Competition at ITA Regional Championships
    October 02, 2016
    The Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis team finished up competition on Sunday evening at the Mid-Atlantic ITA Regional Championships hosted by the University of Mary Washington. The Marlins finished 8-14 on the weekend in both singles and doubles.
  • Downing Performs Well in First Day of ITAs
    September 30, 2016
    The men's tennis team kicked off its ITA Regional Championship weekend on Friday evening at the University of Mary Washington.
  • Men's Tennis Starts Fall Season at Randolph-Macon Invite
    September 17, 2016
    The Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis team kicked off its 2016 fall season this weekend at Randolph Macon in a UTR style event. Each player's UTR rating was used to set match-ups. Overall the Marlins went 3-3 in doubles and 4-8 in singles in the one day event.