Fredericksburg, VA- The Virginia Wesleyan University women's tennis team kicked off their fall tournament play this past weekend at the ITA South Atlantic Regional held at the University of Mary Washington. The Marlins entered four players in the event, four singles and two doubles teams.
TEMPE, Ariz. – Five members of the Virginia Wesleyan University women’s tennis squad and two from the men’s team have been named to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic honor roll. Jacklyn Cheely, Abigail Horgan, Kellen Phillips, Kristina Sabelstrom and Makayla Velic all made it from the women’s side while Andreas Combos and Adam Fairbanks both earned the honor on the men’s.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University women’s tennis team has had four players named to the 2018 All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Teams for their performances this season. In doubles play, Makayla Velic and Audrey Bally were named to the All-Conference Second Team in the first slot, while Kristina Sabelstrom and Taylor Witherspoon made Second Team honors in the third slot. In singles action, Sabelstrom was selected to the All-ODAC First Team in the sixth singles position.
NORFOLK, Va. - The seventh-seeded Virginia Wesleyan University women's tennis team fell, 5-0, to the top-seeded Washington and Lee in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) title match Sunday morning at the Folkes Stevens Indoor Tennis Center on the campus of Old Dominion University. This was the first time since 2009 the squad has made it to the title game.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The seventh-seeded Virginia Wesleyan University women’s tennis team punched its ticket to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) title game as the squad downed the third-seeded Hornets of Lynchburg, 5-4, Saturday afternoon at the Everett Tennis Center. With the win, the Marlins move to 13-8 on the season.
Ashland, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University women’s tennis team opened up ODAC championship play today in huge fashion by knocking off #2 seeded Randolph Macon College, 5-1. The Marlins entered postseason play as the ODAC’s #7 seed.
Virginia Beach, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University women’s tennis team defeated Hollins University 7-2 today at the Everett Tennis Center. It was senior day for the Marlins as they celebrated two graduating team members, Taylor Witherspoon (Fairfax, VA) and Kellen Phillips (Alexandria, VA).
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University women's tennis team improved their record to 5-1 with a 7-2 decision to the University of Pikeville on Tuesday afternoon at the Everett Tennis Center.
The Virginia Wesleyan University women's tennis team opened up its fall season this past weekend in Ashland, Va., competing in the Yellow Jacket Invitational. The Marlins faced off against ODAC rivals Randolph-Macon and Bridgewater along with Washington College from the Centennial Conference.
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced its 2016-17 ODAC Sportsmanship Teams for each of the conference's 24 sponsored sports. The squads are comprised of a student-athlete selected by the coaching staffs of each team competing under the banner with all sports and schools fully represented.
Six Marlins were named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) All-Academic Team as the squad was released. A total of 217 student-athletes from 37 colleges and universities found their names listed.
Virginia Wesleyan will transition from College to University during the summer 2017. A launch of the University's new web site occurred on May 23 and new features and updates on the site will continue through August 1.