2016-17 News

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    February 23, 2017
    Harris Named to the ODAC First Team Sophomore Jayla Harris was the lone member of the Virginia Wesleyan women's basketball team to receive All-ODAC honors, garnering first team recognition.
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    February 21, 2017
    VWC to Host Shenandoah in ODAC First Round – ODAC Preview The No. 6 seeded Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team will play host to No. 11 Shenandoah University on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the first round of the ODAC tournament.
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    February 21, 2017
    Shenandoah Upsets Marlins in ODAC First Round No. 11 Shenandoah University jumped out to an early 26-16 lead, and held off a valiant No. 6 Virginia Wesleyan comeback to secure an 82-73 upset victory in the first round of the ODAC tournament Tuesday night.
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    February 18, 2017
    Marlins Fall to Emory & Henry 73-61 on Senior Day The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team mounted a late rally, but fell short 73-61 to Emory & Henry College in the regular season finale for both teams.
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    February 15, 2017
    Marlins Rally for 84-73 Victory over Bridgewater The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team outscored Bridgewater College 56-37 in the second half to defeat the Eagles 84-73 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action Wednesday night.
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    February 13, 2017
    Women Hit the Road before Returning Home for Senior Day The Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team will travel to Bridgewater College on Wednesday at 7 p.m. before returning home for Senior Day against Emory & Henry College on Saturday with a 2 p.m. start.
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    February 11, 2017
    Marlins Drop 73-57 Contest to Guilford The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team led just once Saturday, falling to Guilford College 73-57 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
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    February 07, 2017
    Inside Presence lifts Randolph-Macon past Marlins Randolph-Macon College took advantage of its size in defeating the Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team 66-51 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action Tuesday night.
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    February 04, 2017
    Late Rally Sparks OT Win over Generals The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team overcame a 13-point second-half deficit to defeat Washington and Lee University in overtime, 72-64, Saturday afternoon in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
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    February 01, 2017
    Marlins Fall 83-55 at EMU The Eastern Mennonite University women’s basketball team led by 31 after three quarters Wednesday night, downing Virginia Wesleyan 83-55 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
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    January 28, 2017
    Fast Start Lifts Wasps over Marlins The Emory & Henry College women’s basketball team scored 25 points in the first quarter, on its way to an 81-67 victory over Virginia Wesleyan in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action Saturday afternoon.
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    January 25, 2017
    Rally Falls Short in 76-59 Loss to Lynchburg The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team cut the Lynchburg College deficit to just three points in the third quarter, 49-46, before ultimately falling 76-59 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action Wednesday night.
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    January 21, 2017
    Fourth Quarter Rally Carries Marlins over Maroons The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team outscored Roanoke College 36-15 in the fourth quarter to defeat the Maroons 77-68 Saturday in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
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    January 18, 2017
    Marlins Pull Away in Second Half for Win over W&L The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team outscored Washington and Lee University 40-26 in the second half to defeat the Generals 63-47 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action Wednesday night.
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    January 16, 2017
    Marlins Fall in Final Non-Conference Tune-Up The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team fell 70-51 to Stevenson University in the non-conference finale Monday night.
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    January 16, 2017
    Gerni Recognized as ODAC Player of the Week Sophomore Amanda Gerni was recognized Monday as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Player of the Week for her record-setting performance last week.
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    January 16, 2017
    Gerni Named to D3hoops.com National Team of the Week Sophomore Amanda Gerni continued to garner accolades after last week's record-breaking performance, earning D3hoops.com National Team of the Week honors.
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    January 14, 2017
    Marlins Roll as Nancy Kelly Jersey is Retired, Gerni Breaks ODAC Record Several firsts occurred in the women’s basketball game Saturday afternoon as Virginia Wesleyan College rolled to an 87-49 victory over Hollins University in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) play.
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    January 12, 2017
    Nancy Kelly Jersey Retirement Ceremony Scheduled for Saturday The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team will make history on Saturday as it will retire its first jersey, the No. 14 worn by Nancy Kelly, Class of 2015.
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    January 10, 2017
    Defense Keys Rally in 91-82 Win at Randolph-Macon The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team overcame an 18-point second quarter deficit to defeat Randolph-Macon College 91-82 Tuesday in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
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    January 06, 2017
    Quakers Power past Virginia Wesleyan, 69-49 Guilford College received a pair of double-doubles Friday afternoon to defeat the Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team 69-49 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action.
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    January 05, 2017
    Basketball Announces Changes to Weekend Slate The Virginia Wesleyan College athletic department has announced changes to the basketball schedule for Saturday.
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    January 04, 2017
    Gerni Ties Own ODAC Record in Win over Shenandoah Sophomore Amanda Gerni tied her own Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) record of 10 three-pointers in a contest as the Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team defeated Shenandoah University 79-61 on Wednesday.
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    January 02, 2017
    Marlins Open New Year with 70-60 Victory The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team jumped out to a n impressive first quarter lead, ultimately defeating N.C. Wesleyan College 70-60 on Monday night.
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    December 30, 2016
    No. 10 CNU Races Past Virginia Wesleyan The No. 10 Christopher Newport University held advantages in several key categories to race past Virginia Wesleyan College 81-51 in non-conference action Friday night.
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    December 08, 2016
    Big Fourth Quarter Carries VWC to Road Win The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team outscored The Apprentice School by seven points in the fourth quarter to rally for a 72-67 non-conference victory on Thursday.
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    December 03, 2016
    Gerni Ties ODAC Record for Threes against Randolph Sophomore Amanda Gerni tied the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) record for three-pointers in a game as she connected on 10 tries in a 74-72 loss to Randolph College Saturday.
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    November 30, 2016
    Caldwell Leads Marlins to Third Straight Win Junior NiAsia Caldwell posted a career-high 31 points on Wednesday night to help the Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team to a 77-75 non-conference victory at Methodist University.
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    November 28, 2016
    Harris Named ODAC Player of the Week Sophomore Jayla Harris was named ODAC Player of the Week as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its players of the week on Monday. This is Harris' first time being named ODAC Player of the Week.
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    November 27, 2016
    Lockdown Defense Carries Marlins past Hollins The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team outscored Hollins University 48-18 after the first quarter to defeat the hosts 60-33 Sunday in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener for both teams.
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    November 22, 2016
    Record Night by Harris Leads Marlins to Victory Sophomore Jayla Harris scored a career-high 35 points Tuesday night to rally the Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team back from a halftime deficit to defeat Ferrum College, 65-63.
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    November 20, 2016
    Marlins Fall 73-53 to Mary Washington in Tipoff Tournament The Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team fell to the host University of Mary Washington, 73-53, Sunday on the final day of the Hyatt Place Tipoff Tournament.
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    November 19, 2016
    Marlins Win Thriller over Averett The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team beat Averett in a 64-63 thriller in the opening round of the University of Mary Washington Tip- Off Tournament.
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    November 15, 2016
    Salisbury Deals Marlins 56-50 Loss The Virginia Wesleyan College women’s basketball team lost 56-50 against Salisbury University in non-conference action Tuesday night.
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    November 03, 2016
    Marlins Picked Fifth in ODAC Preseason Poll Four teams earned at least one first place vote in the annual ODAC Women's Basketball Preseason Poll conducted by the league's head coaches as Virginia Wesleyan College found itself fifth in the poll.
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    September 14, 2016
    Women's Basketball Unveils 2016-17 Schedule The Virginia Wesleyan College women's basketball team unveiled its schedule recently with several key home matchups to put on your calendar.