Freshman Hanna Hull broke her own single-game strikeout record, also besting the VWC single season strikeout record, as the No. 1-ranked Marlins swept Bridgewater College in ODAC play Saturday. Virginia Wesleyan recognzed seniors Kasey Newcomb, Liz Bailey, and Blake Henderson prior to the game.
The Emory & Henry College baseball team sprung a pair of upsets on the Marlins Saturday, winning games 6-4 and 9-8. Virginia Wesleyan recognized Justin Erby, Taylor Erby, C.J. Lindsay, Austin Gammon, Pat Barrett, and Riley Koonce in a ceremony between games.
The Virginia Wesleyan College men’s lacrosse team dropped its Senior Day 16-9 to Randolph College in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action. Seniors Andre Brummitt, Justin FitzGerald, Cory Hilliard, Evan Merrill, Brandon Hayslett, and Eddie Desiderio were recognized in a pregame ceremony.
The Virginia Wesleyan College track and field teams battled the weather on Friday, enduring two lightning delays, to complete the daily slate of events at the ODAC Championships held at Washington and Lee University.
Twenty-five outstanding softball players are in the mix for 2017 Schutt Sports/NFCA Division III National Player of the Year honors. Freshman Hanna Hull and juniors Cassetty Howerin and Kiersten Richardson were all listed on the list of 25.
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) announced the 2017 College Division All-State Men’s Basketball Teams on Friday afternoon, showcasing a depth of talent across the commonwealth with nine different programs represented.
The top-ranked team in the nation will attempt to finish the regular season on a 23-game winning streak, including a perfect 20-0 in conference play as Bridgewater College travels to face Virginia Wesleyan on Saturday.
Student-athletes from 10 different institutions across the commonwealth comprise the 2017 VaSID College Division All-State Women’s Basketball team in selections announced Thursday by the organization. Virginia Wesleyan guard Jayla Harris was the lone Marlin on the squad, garnering All-State Second Team accolades.