2017 News

  • Coombs Competes in National Championships
    November 18, 2017
    Senior Marissa Coombs competed at the Division III National Cross Country Championships on Saturday at Principia College in Elsah, Ill.
  • Coombs Named ODAC Runner of the Year
    November 16, 2017
    Virginia Wesleyan University senior Marissa Coombs highlights the final conference awards for cross country this season as the ODAC's head coaches completed the 2017 All-ODAC awards process, earning ODAC Runner of the Year. Bridgewater College's Jamie Hiegel earned the men's title. Mike Dager and Brandon Spalding, both of Washington and Lee, won ODAC Women's Cross Country and Men's Cross Country coach of the year respectively. EMU senior Michaela Mast and W&L freshman Freddie Marx took home ODAC Rookie of the Year honors.
  • Coombs Qualifies for National Championship with Regional Run
    November 11, 2017
    Senior Marissa Coombs qualified for the NCAA Division III National Championship with her run Saturday as the Marlins competed at the Division III South/Southeast Regional Cross Country Championships.
  • Coombs Wins ODAC Championship on Home Course
    October 28, 2017
    Virginia Wesleyan University hosted the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Cross Country Championships on Saturday morning and got a result that pleased the home crowd as senior Marissa Coombs won the women's race.
  • Two Marlins Named ODAC Player of the Week
    October 16, 2017
    Sophomore men's golfer Carter Morgan and women's cross country senior Marissa Coombs were named Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Players of the Week for their respective sports as the league announced its weekly awards were announced on Monday.
  • Marlins Compete at Inter-Regional Border Battle
    October 14, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s and women’s cross country team took advantage of the fall break to travel up to New Jersey to face some huge competition in the 2017 Inter-Regional Border Battle.
  • Coombs Named ODAC Runner of the Week
    October 02, 2017
    Senior Marissa Coombs was named Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Runner of the Week for her performance this past Saturday at the Don Cathcart Invitational.
  • Cross Country Shines at Don Cathcart Invitational
    September 30, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s and women’s cross country teams both saw huge personal bests achieved at Salisbury University in the 29th annual Don Cathcart Invitational.
  • Latimer, Sulcer Pace Squads at Adidas Wolfpack Invitational
    September 15, 2017
    Senior Emily Latimer and freshman Jordan Sulcer posted top 10 finishes to pace the Virginia Wesleyan University cross country teams at the Adidas Wolfpack Invitational on Friday.
  • Marlin of the Week - Emily Latimer
    September 05, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University athletic department showcases a question and answer feature with our Marlin of the Week. The first student-athlete selected this year is women's cross country senior Emily Latimer.
  • Latimer Named First ODAC Athlete of the Week of 2017 Season
    September 05, 2017
    Senior Emily Latimer was named the first ODAC Cross Country Athlete of the Week on Tuesday when the weekly awards were released by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC).
  • Latimer Wins ODAC Preview as Teams Sweep Victories
    September 01, 2017
    Senior Emily Latimer won the women's ODAC Preview cross country meet on Friday as Virginia Wesleyan University won both races.
  • Women Picked Seventh in ODAC Preseason Poll
    August 16, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University women's cross country team was picked to finish seventh Wednesday in a poll of the league's coaches.
  • Marlins Selected Sixth in ODAC Cross Country Poll
    August 16, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men's cross country team was selected sixth in the ODAC Cross Country Preseason Poll released on Wednesday.
  • Cross Country Announces Fall Schedule
    July 17, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University cross country teams announced their fall schedules Monday with multiple opportunities to watch the Marlins dotting the slate.
  • Q&A with Marlin of the Week Marissa Coombs
    The Virginia Wesleyan University athletic department showcases a question and answer feature with our Marlin of the Week. The ninth student-athlete selected this year is women's cross country senior Marissa Coombs.