2017 News

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    February 27, 2017
    Softball Set for a Busy Week of Games The No. 19 Virginia Wesleyan College softball team will look to continue its winning ways this week with eight games against Salisbury University, Sweet Briar, and then finishing out the week at the Princess Anne Sports Complex for the annual Beach Blast Tournament. The Marlins will face Case Western Reserve, Western Connecticut State, Manhattanville, and Keuka.
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    February 27, 2017
    Hull Earns First ODAC Pitcher of the Week Freshman Hanna Hull won her first ODAC Pitcher of the Week honor for her performance last week.
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    February 25, 2017
    No. 19 Marlins Stay Unbeaten, Sweep Meredith The No. 19 Virginia Wesleyan College softball team posted 17 runs on Saturday afternoon, sweeping Meredith College by scores of 9-1 and 8-4.
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    February 21, 2017
    Hull Strikes Out School Record 18 as Marlins Sweep Tuesday Freshman Hanna Hull needed just two games to set a school record, striking out 18 hitters in the first game of a doubleheader sweep of N.C. Wesleyan by the No. 25-ranked Virginia Wesleyan softball team.
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    February 20, 2017
    Softball Makes First Road Trip of Season The No. 25 Virginia Wesleyan College softball team will look to continue its two-game winning streak this week as they take on a pair of USA South opponents in road contests at North Carolina Wesleyan and Meredith.
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    February 19, 2017
    No-Hitter Highlights Opening Day Sweep of SU The No. 25 Virginia Wesleyan College softball saw dominant pitching performances Sunday from freshmen Hanna Hull and Courtney Wright, who scattered two hits over 12 innings in the circle while the latter threw a no-hitter. The Marlins swept Susquehanna University in a pair of games, the first being Brandon Elliott's 300th career win.
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    February 13, 2017
    No. 25 Marlins Start Season at Home this Sunday The No. 25-ranked Virginia Wesleyan College softball team opens up its ODAC title defense with a doubleheader against the Susquehanna University this Saturday with a noon first pitch.
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    February 07, 2017
    No. 25 Marlins Headline ODAC Preseason Poll Virginia Wesleyan College has stood at the top of the ODAC softball podium three of the past four years and the league coaches picked the Marlins as the favorite to again lift the conference trophy in the ODAC Softball Preseason Poll. VWC received nine first place votes on the way to collecting 99 total points to lead the annual survey.
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    January 17, 2017
    Howerin Named FPN Preseason First Team All-American Junior first baseman Cassetty Howerin was named a preseason First Team All-American by Fastpitch News (FPN) on Tuesday.
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    November 29, 2016
    2017 Beach Blast Schedule Released The Virginia Wesleyan College softball team released the 2017 Beach Blast schedule recently, and the Marlins will play four games in addition to hosting teams from around the nation.
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    November 09, 2016
    Softball to Host Winter Camp Fundraiser The Virginia Wesleyan College softball team will host a winter camp fundraiser on January 21-22.
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    October 21, 2016
    FEATURE: Archer and Boone Bring Leadership to VWC Petersburg, Virginia is home to many notable athletes like Moses Malone who made his aggression on the defensive side a huge impact in the National Basketball Association. High level playmakers like Frank Mason, who currently is the starting point guard for the Kansas Jayhawks. Even, legendary R&B singers, like Trey Songz, who continues to share his music with the world.
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    October 19, 2016
    Softball Announces 2017 Slate The Virginia Wesleyan College softball team announced its 2017 schedule after an impressive 2016 season that saw the Marlins win 38 while ascending to the No. 1 ranking in the country for the first time in program history.