February 26, 2012
Frigid shooting day dooms Virginia Wesleyan in ODAC title game
SALEM, Va. – Matters did not go swimmingly for the Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball Marlins in Sunday’s 2012 Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship game at the Civic Center.
February 25, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan heads into ODAC title game with win over Washington & Lee
SALEM, Va. – It was all about stepped up intensity on defense in the second half Saturday for Virginia Wesleyan College’s drive to the 2012 Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship game.
February 23, 2012
Balanced scoring guides Virginia Wesleyan to tourney win over Lynchburg
SALEM, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College's No. 1 seeded women's basketball team jumped out to a 6-0 lead over No. 9 Lynchburg College Thursday at the Salem Civic Center and never looked back en route to a 78-61 first round victory in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship tournament.
February 22, 2012
Dunmyer, Seipp, Blalock pick up ODAC accolades
FOREST, Va. --- A first in Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball was recorded Wednesday when head coach Stephany Dunmyer and standout rookie Sarah Seipp received two of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's major awards.
February 18, 2012
VWC trips on the road, but claims No. 1 seed for ODAC tourney
SALEM, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team scored only four points in the final 5:10 of Saturday's Old Dominion Athletic Conference contest against host Roanoke College and dropped a 63-58 decision to the Maroons.
February 17, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan defeats Hollins for victory No. 20
ROANOKE, Va. -- Rookie Sarah Seipp and Kristen Blalock combined for 28 points Friday to lead Virginia Wesleyan College's regionally-ranked Marlins to a 58-49 Old Dominion Athletic Conference over host Hollins University.
February 15, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan men and women receive regional ranking
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College has not one, but two, basketball teams among the South Region leaders released today by the NCAA Division III ranking committee.
February 14, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan improves to 19-4 with win at Bridgewater
BRIDGEWATER, Va. -- Rookie Nancy Kelly hit a jumper to break a 28-all tie Tuesday and Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins led thereafter en route to posting a 68-52 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the host Eagles of Bridgewater College.
February 13, 2012
Seipp earns conference and D3hoops.com accolades
FOREST, Va. -- Sara Seipp, a rookie from Gaithersburg, Md. (Gaithersburg), has received recognition from the Old Dominion Athletic Conference and D3hoops.com for her play last week.
February 11, 2012
Seipp nets 27 as Virginia Wesleyan pins first home loss on Eastern Mennonite
HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball Marlins outscored the host Royals of Eastern Mennonite University 10-4 in overtime Saturday to post a thrilling 82-76 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory.
February 7, 2012
Spencer sparks Virginia Wesleyan past Lynchburg for 17th win
VIRGINIA BEACH -- On a night when Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball Marlins looked like fish playing out of water, someone needed to step up to make things right
February 6, 2012
Regular season finale for VWC women is also Play4Kay Game
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team plays its final regular season home contest on Tuesday, Feb. 7, when the Marlins host the Hornets of Lynchburg College at 7 p.m.
February 4, 2012
VWC defeats Guilford in battle between ODAC frontrunners
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins used a first-half closing scoring spurt and a long scoring run in the second half to post a 61-49 victory over Guilford College's Quakers in a Saturday showdown between two of the front-runners in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
February 3, 2012
Blalock surpasses 1,000 points as Virginia Wesleyan notches 15th win
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Kristen Blalock scored four of Virginia Wesleyan College's six points in the opening three minutes of the second half in a short run that was just a precursor for what was to come against Emory & Henry College's Wasps.
January 28, 2012
Randolph-Macon holds on for victory at Virginia Wesleyan
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Randolph-Macon College's women's basketball team hit 6-of-6 free throws in the final 40 seconds Saturday to stay in front of host Virginia Wesleyan College for a 73-66 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory.
January 24, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan notches 14th win on the road at Washington and Lee
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Sarah Seipp scored key back-to-back layups late in the second half of Tuesday's women's basketball game at Washington and Lee University to help guide Virginia Wesleyan College to a 67-58 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory.
January 20, 2012
First half scoring spurts catapult VWC to decisive win at Randolph
LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Four Virginia Wesleyan College players scored in double figures on Friday and two recorded career-highs to lead the Marlins to a decisive 95-46 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the host WildCats of Randolph College.
January 14, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan defeats Roanoke for 12th victory
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Rachel Miller hit a three pointer for Virginia Wesleyan College in the early seconds of Saturday's women's basketball game with Roanoke College, giving the Marlins a lead they held the rest of the way.
January 13, 2012
Spencer gives VWC a lift in victory over Hollins
VIRGINIA BEACH -- A plus side to depth is the ability for any player to step up to give a team a lift when needed.
January 10, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan knocks off Randolph-Macon
ASHLAND, Va. -- Sarah Seipp scored on a layup to give Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team the lead late in Tuesday's Old Dominion Athletic Conference contest at Randolph-Macon College.
January 7, 2012
Cold final four minutes send VWC to first league loss
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- After leading the game most of the way Saturday, the basketball refused to drop for the Virginia Wesleyan College Marlins in the final four minutes at Guilford College.
January 6, 2012
Seipp's 19 helps spark Virginia Wesleyan to win at Emory & Henry
EMORY, Va. -- Emory & Henry College's Wasps produced a rally in each half Friday to cut into a Virginia Wesleyan College lead, but had each run ruined.
January 3, 2012
Virginia Wesleyan rolls past Washington & Lee
VIRGINIA BEACH -- All that was missing from Virginia Wesleyan College's snowballing 65-47 victory over Washington & Lee University's Generals on Tuesday was the snow.
December 19, 2011
Second half run helps Messiah to stop Virginia Wesleyan
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Messiah College's Falcons used an 11-0 scoring run to create some distance from Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins on Monday midway through the second half.
December 18, 2011
17-0 run ignites Virginia Wesleyan to win over Manhattanville
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A cold spell that spawned a heat wave rolled through the Don Taft University Center gymnasium Sunday, sweeping Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball Marlins to an impressive 79-67 victory over New York's Manhattanville College in the Cruzin Classic.
December 15, 2011
6-1 Virginia Wesleyan headed to Cruzin Classic
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team will leave the mild temperatures of the Hampton Roads area to head to a location that's even warmer this weekend.
December 10, 2011
Virginia Wesleyan pins first loss of season on Eastern Mennonite
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Kerri-Leanne Taylor is playing intercollegiate basketball a long way from home.
December 6, 2011
Defensive pressure helps VWC to victory over Methodist
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Persistent defensive pressure.
December 5, 2011
Marlins take on Methodist in two on Tuesday
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's men's and women's basketball teams will play the second of three "doubleheaders" scheduled this season on Tuesday, Dec. 6, when the Marlins host the Monarchs of Methodist University.
December 3, 2011
Blalock, Lewis spark Virginia Wesleyan to win at Lynchburg
LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Kristen Blalock and Shawnee Lewis both posted season-high scoring totals on Saturday to lead Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins to an 82-47 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the host Hornets of Lynchburg College.
November 30, 2011
Three in double-figure scoring at VWC defeats Bridgewater
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Despite holding a lead from start-to-finish over Bridgewater College's Eagles, most of the time in double digits, the host Virginia Wesleyan College Marlins found themselves doing whatever necessary in the final minutes to keep things under control.
November 26, 2011
Second half cold spells costly for Virginia Wesleyan at CNU
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- A couple of cold spells during the second half for Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball Marlins were too much to overcome in a 72-57 non-conference loss at Christopher Newport University on Saturday.
November 22, 2011
12-0 start helps Marlins to decisive win over Randolph
VIRGINIA BEACH -- A 12-0 start set the tone of Tuesday's women's basketball game at the Jane P. Batten Student Center where Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins rolled to an 87-43 victory over the WildCats of Randolph College.
November 15, 2011
VWC opens season with 125th victory for Dunmyer
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. -- One big triple helped harness momentum on the basketball court at North Carolina Wesleyan College on Tuesday.
November 15, 2011
Virginia Wesleyan women tip-off season tonight in North Carolina
VIRGINIA BEACH -- It is opening night for many Division III basketball teams nationwide and Virginia Wesleyan College's women will be included in the action.
November 3, 2011
No. 7 ODAC preseason ranking for VWC women
FOREST, Va. -- Somewhere in the middle.
October 20, 2011
Marlin Madness set for Friday at 7:30 p.m.
VIRGINIA BEACH -- Get a sneak preview of Virginia Wesleyan College's men's and women's basketball teams on Friday, Oct. 21, during Marlin Madness Night beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Jane P. Batten Student Center.