• OT goal ends season for Marlins in ODAC semifinals
    November 03, 2011
    OT goal ends season for Marlins in ODAC semifinals ASHLAND, Va. -- A goal scored in overtime ended an impressive bounce-back season for the Virginia Wesleyan College field hockey team Wednesday.
  • Virginia Wesleyan teams set for next round of ODAC tourney
    November 01, 2011
    Virginia Wesleyan teams set for next round of ODAC tourney VIRGINIA BEACH -- While semifinal competition in Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournaments begin for three Virginia Wesleyan College athletic teams, another steps into tourney play in quarterfinals.
  • Marlins knock off Roanoke to advance to semifinals
    October 29, 2011
    Marlins knock off Roanoke to advance to semifinals VIRGINIA BEACH -- Saturday's windy, rainy, cold weather did little to sap the effort of a focused group of Virginia Wesleyan College field hockey players.
  • 2011 ODAC title competitions begin Saturday, Oct. 29
    October 28, 2011
    2011 ODAC title competitions begin Saturday, Oct. 29 VIRGINIA BEACH -- Two home events highlight an Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship weekend for Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins.
  • Randolph-Macon moves past Marlins in second half
    October 26, 2011
    Randolph-Macon moves past Marlins in second half VIRGINIA BEACH -- Randolph-Macon College's Yellow Jackets came up with a key defensive play in the second half Wednesday and went on to post a 4-1 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the host Marlins of Virginia Wesleyan College at the U.S. National Training Center.
  • Late score not enough for Marlins at Roanoke
    October 22, 2011
    Late score not enough for Marlins at Roanoke SALEM, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey Marlins found the back of the cage as time expired Saturday, but it wasn't enough to avert a setback.
  • Marlins continue move forward with win over Eastern Mennonite
    October 20, 2011
    Marlins continue move forward with win over Eastern Mennonite VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey Marlins took another major step forward Thursday with a rousing 2-1 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over perennial power Eastern Mennonite University.
  • VWC vs. EMU showdown moved to Thursday
    October 18, 2011
    VWC vs. EMU showdown moved to Thursday VIRGINIA BEACH -- Threat of heavy rain today through tomorrow afternoon have forced the rescheduling of Virginia Wesleyan College's home contest with Eastern Mennonite University.
  • VWC's Koubaroulis named to position with USA Field Hockey
    October 18, 2011
    VWC's Koubaroulis named to position with USA Field Hockey COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.– Virginia Wesleyan College head field hockey coach Joyce Anne Koubaroulis has been names as the Regional Development Manager for Region 8 by USA Field Hockey.
  • Lanna scores twice to lead Marlins past Sweet Briar
    October 15, 2011
    Lanna scores twice to lead Marlins past Sweet Briar SWEET BRIAR, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey Marlins posted their third shutout of the season en route to posting a 5-0 victory at Sweet Briar College on Saturday.
  • Olson shines as Virginia Wesleyan knocks off Washington & Lee
    October 07, 2011
    Olson shines as Virginia Wesleyan knocks off Washington & Lee VIRGINIA BEACH -- The situation was demanding, the goal was simple ... keep an eye on the ball.
  • Fourth-ranked Lynchburg shuts out Marlins
    October 05, 2011
    Fourth-ranked Lynchburg shuts out Marlins LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Fourth-ranked Lynchburg College trimmed the number of undefeated field hockey teams in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference from three to two on Tuesday by knocking off Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins 10-0.
  • VWC hits .500 with victory over Frostburg St.
    October 01, 2011
    VWC hits .500 with victory over Frostburg St. VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey Marlins scored three unanswered goals Saturday at the U.S. National Training Center and held on to pin a 3-2 non-conference loss on the Bobcats of Frostburg State University.
  • White scores game-winner as VWC trips Shenandoah in OT
    September 24, 2011
    White scores game-winner as VWC trips Shenandoah in OT WINCHESTER, Va. -- Tara White is known more for her defensive leadership for the Virginia Wesleyan College field hockey team.
  • Olson records 13 saves in loss to No. 17 Christopher Newport
    September 21, 2011
    Olson records 13 saves in loss to No. 17 Christopher Newport NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Good news for Virginia Wesleyan College field hockey fans on Wednesday was the fact that the Marlins held 17th-ranked Christopher Newport University to a single goal in the first half at Captains Field.
  • Second half scoring carries VWC past Bridgewater
    September 17, 2011
    Second half scoring carries VWC past Bridgewater VIRGINIA BEACH -- Two second half goals carried Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey Marlins to a 2-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over Bridgewater College's Eagles on Saturday.
  • Six score as VWC posts 7-0 win over Trine
    September 11, 2011
    Six score as VWC posts 7-0 win over Trine VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey team shook off a disappointing 2-1 overtime loss to South Carolina's Division II Limestone College in a hurry as the Marlins returned to the field 24 hours later to post a 7-0 victory over Indiana's Trine University on Sunday at the National Training Center.
  • DII Limestone nips Marlins in double OT
    September 09, 2011
    DII Limestone nips Marlins in double OT VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins and the Limestone College Saints battled through an overtime session at a feverish pace that indicated just one thing ... the first team to produce a break would win.
  • Marlins unable to overcome Swarthmore's early lead
    September 03, 2011
    Marlins unable to overcome Swarthmore's early lead SWARTHMORE, Pa. -- A strong second half of competition was a bright spot Saturday for the Virginia Wesleyan College's field hockey team, but it was the Swarthmore College Garnet that finished in the spotlight with a 6-2 non-conference victory at Clothier Field.
  • Marlins No. 7 in ODAC's preseason field hockey poll
    August 24, 2011
    Marlins No. 7 in ODAC's preseason field hockey poll FOREST, Va. -- Old Dominion Athletic Conference coaches are waiting to see what direction the Virginia Wesleyan College field hockey team might take in 2011.
  • White, Kourbaroulis enjoy success in Australia
    July 11, 2011
    White, Kourbaroulis enjoy success in Australia VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College rising senior Tara White and head field hockey coach Joyce Anne Koubaroulis have returned to Virginia Beach following a winning experience in Melbourne, Australia.