2012-13 VWC Women's Basketball

  • Guilford pulls away from Virginia Wesleyan in second half of ODAC semifinal
    February 23, 2013
    Guilford pulls away from Virginia Wesleyan in second half of ODAC semifinal SALEM, Va. -- Sophomores Brittany Glasco and Andrea Paphites combined to score 36 points Saturday, but it wasn't enough to help the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball Marlins in their Old Dominion Athletic Conference semifinal game against defending league champion Guilford College.
  • Jones nets season-high 18 to lead VWC to tourney win
    February 21, 2013
    Jones nets season-high 18 to lead VWC to tourney win SALEM, Va. -- Rookie Kelly Jones made her Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament debut an impressive one as she scored a season-high 18 points to lead Virginia Wesleyan College to a 60-47 victory over Shenandoah University at the Civic Center.
  • All-ODAC honorees Seipp, Glasco to lead VWC into title tournament
    February 20, 2013
    All-ODAC honorees Seipp, Glasco to lead VWC into title tournament FOREST, Va. -- Two 2013 All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference honorees will guide Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team into its opening game of the league's title tournament at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21. at the Civic Center in Salem.
  • Virginia Wesleyan women roll past Emory & Henry
    February 16, 2013
    Virginia Wesleyan women roll past Emory & Henry VIRGINIA BEACH -- It was only appropriate that one Senior Night the lone Virginia Wesleyan College would score the Marlins' first five points and assist on the sixth and seventh to help propel the host team to a decisive 77-31 victory over the Wasps of Emory & Henry College on Saturday at the Jane P. Batten Student Center.
  • Virginia Wesleyan rallies for road win at Lynchburg
    February 12, 2013
    Virginia Wesleyan rallies for road win at Lynchburg LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College used a timely 6-0 scoring spurt to take 55-50 lead late in the game Tuesday at Lynchburg College and rode the run to a thrilling 57-53 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the host Hornets.
  • Virginia Wesleyan women post road win at Roanoke, 77-69
    February 09, 2013
    Virginia Wesleyan women post road win at Roanoke, 77-69 SALEM, Va. -- Rookie Kelly Jones nailed a triple with 13:05 remaining in the game Saturday to end a see-saw start to the second half and help put Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team on a path to a crucial 77-69 Old Dominion Athletic Conference win over the host Maroons of Roanoke College.
  • Big first half carries Virginia Wesleyan to win over Randolph
    February 06, 2013
    Big first half carries Virginia Wesleyan to win over Randolph VIRGINIA BEACH -- It was difficult to tell the winning team from the losing team Wednesday at the Jane P. Batten Student Center.
  • Virginia Wesleyan holds off Washington and Lee for road win
    February 02, 2013
    Virginia Wesleyan holds off Washington and Lee for road win LEXINGTON, Va. -- When the host Washington and Lee University's Generals put the pressure on Virginia Wesleyan College by tying the women's basketball game late in the second half Saturday, the visiting Marlins produced a trio of answers.
  • Virginia Wesleyan rolls past Randolph-Macon 82-60
    January 31, 2013
    Virginia Wesleyan rolls past Randolph-Macon 82-60 VIRGINIA BEACH -- A three-pointer by senior Rachael Miller (Sterling/Park View) gave Virginia Wesleyan College an early lead that the Marlins never surrendered Wednesday en route to an impressive 82-60 victory over Randolph-Macon College's Yellow Jackets at the Jane P. Batten Student Center.
  • Guilford's late scoring shakes off Virginia wesleyan
    January 26, 2013
    Guilford's late scoring shakes off Virginia wesleyan GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Symonne Newsome (Reistertown, Md./St. Paul's School for Girls) hit two free throws to give Virginia Wesleyan College a 38-36 lead with 8:49 remaining at Guilford College on Saturday, but the Marlins were unable to expand on it.
  • VWC defense takes control early in win over Shenandoah
    January 22, 2013
    VWC defense takes control early in win over Shenandoah VIRGINIA BEACH -- A Shenandoah University women's basketball team riding momentum after back-to-back victories over Bridgewater College and Washington and Lee University certainly caught the attention of the Virginia Wesleyan College Marlins.
  • Virginia Wesleyan offense stalls in final minutes at EMU
    January 19, 2013
    Virginia Wesleyan offense stalls in final minutes at EMU HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Eastern Mennonite University outscored Virginia Wesleyan College 16-2 at the start of the second half Saturday and went to to post a 70-54 Old Dominion Athletic Conference women's basketball victory.
  • VWC ties program record with 14 triples against Lynchburg
    January 16, 2013
    VWC ties program record with 14 triples against Lynchburg VIRGINIA BEACH -- Just four days after setting the program record for most three-pointers made in a game with 14 in a decisive victory over Roanoke College, the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team did it again.
  • Marlins make it a 2-0 weekend with victory over Stevenson
    January 13, 2013
    Marlins make it a 2-0 weekend with victory over Stevenson VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball was a little sluggish in the beginning Sunday, but eventually put things together to post a 67-58 non-conference victory over the Mustangs of Stevenson University at the Jane P. Batten Student Center.
  • Marlins set three-point record in decisive win over Roanoke
    January 12, 2013
    Marlins set three-point record in decisive win over Roanoke VIRGINIA BEACH -- Taylor Wong will remember her first three-point basket as a member of the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team for a very long time.
  • Bridgewater slips by VWC in final seconds
    January 09, 2013
    Bridgewater slips by VWC in final seconds HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Jessica Mullen completed a three point play in the final 15 seconds Wednesday to lift Bridgewater College's Eagles to a 61-59 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the visiting Marlins of Virginia Wesleyan College.
  • Defense helps carry Virginia Wesleyan to victory at Hollins
    January 05, 2013
    Defense helps carry Virginia Wesleyan to victory at Hollins ROANOKE, VA. -- Harassing defense continued to pay dividends for the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team as the Marlins "D" helped force 23 turnovers that were part of a 57-53 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) road win over Hollins University.
  • Ten Marlins score as VWC rolls past North Carolina Wesleyan
    January 01, 2013
    Ten Marlins score as VWC rolls past North Carolina Wesleyan VIRGINIA BEACH -- Playing for the first time in two week failed to crimp Virginia Wesleyan College's game on Tuesday as the women's basketball Marlins rolled to an 86-37 non-conference victory over North Carolina Wesleyan College.
  • Undefeated Christopher Newport slips past Virginia Wesleyan
    December 17, 2012
    Undefeated Christopher Newport slips past Virginia Wesleyan VIRGINIA BEACH -- Brittany Glasco gave Virginia Wesleyan College a 61-60 lead over Christopher Newport University with 1:02 remaining to be played Monday, but the host Marlins could not find the basket the rest of the way.
  • Final four points lift Guilford over Virginia Wesleyan
    December 08, 2012
    Final four points lift Guilford over Virginia Wesleyan VIRGINIA BEACH -- Guilford College's Quakers scored the final four points of the game Saturday to pull out a 54-50 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over the host Virginia Wesleyan College Marlins.
  • Balanced Marlins run past Marymount for fourth straight win
    December 04, 2012
    Balanced Marlins run past Marymount for fourth straight win ARLINGTON, Va. -- Balance prevailed Tuesday for the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team in an impressive 64-49 road win over Marymount University.
  • Marlins defeat Eastern Mennonite for Dunmyer's 150th victory
    December 01, 2012
    Marlins defeat Eastern Mennonite for Dunmyer's 150th victory VIRGINIA BEACH -- Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball coach Stephany Dunmyer could have been upset that her Marlins nearly gave up most of what was once a stunning 22 point lead against Old Dominion Athletic Conference power Eastern Mennonite University.
  • Marlins close road swing with big win at Shenandoah
    November 28, 2012
    Marlins close road swing with big win at Shenandoah WINCHESTER, Va. -- Senior Rachael Miller hit her only two triples in Wednesday's basketball game at Shenandoah University in the first three minutes of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference competition.
  • Seipp named ODAC Player of the Week
    November 27, 2012
    Seipp named ODAC Player of the Week FOREST, Va. -- Virginia Wesleyan College sophomore guard Sarah Seipp (Gaithersburg, Md./Gaithersburg) has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's Player of the Week in women's basketball.
  • Marlins bounce back in tourney with victory over Greensboro
    November 25, 2012
    Marlins bounce back in tourney with victory over Greensboro FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- A closing game in the Methodist University InnKeeper Turkey ShootOut produced a big win for the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team.
  • Cold shooting plagues Marlins in loss at Methodist
    November 24, 2012
    Cold shooting plagues Marlins in loss at Methodist FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- A 13-4 scoring run closed the second half forthe Methodist University Monarchs on Saturday as the host team opened up a 37-28 halftime lead that held up the rest of the way against Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins.
  • Virginia Wesleyan set to compete in Turkey Shootout
    November 23, 2012
    Virginia Wesleyan set to compete in Turkey Shootout FAYETTVILLE, N.C. -- One more turkey event remains on the schedule for the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team.
  • Trio of sophomores lead Marlins to victory at Salisbury
    November 20, 2012
    Trio of sophomores lead Marlins to victory at Salisbury SALISBURY, Md. -- A trio of sophomores combined for 52 points Tuesday to lead Virginia Wesleyan College's Marlins to a 73-55 non-conference victory at Salisbury University.
  • Late comeback falls short as Marlins fall to Catholic
    November 17, 2012
    Late comeback falls short as Marlins fall to Catholic ASHLAND, Va. -- A valiant comeback by the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team ran out of steam late in Saturday's game against Catholic University.
  • Slow second half start costly for Virginia Wesleyan
    November 16, 2012
    Slow second half start costly for Virginia Wesleyan ASHLAND, Va. -- A slow start to the second half proved to be very costly for the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team on Friday.
  • Marlins among the best academic teams in the nation
    July 17, 2012
    Marlins among the best academic teams in the nation ATLANTA -- Virginia Wesleyan College's women's basketball team has recorded a first in program history without touching a basketball.
  • Challenging schedule awaits VWC women's basketball in 2012-13
    July 16, 2012
    Challenging schedule awaits VWC women's basketball in 2012-13 VIRGINIA BEACH -- With a solid nucleus of players returning for the 2012-13 season, it's safe to say expectations for the Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team will be on the high side.