• ODAC Membership Set to Expand with Inclusion of Ferrum College
    June 27, 2017
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) will welcome a new institution to its membership in a year’s time as the ODAC President’s Council confirmed the acceptance of Ferrum College as the league’s 15th full-time member. The Panthers will begin competition under the ODAC banner in the 2018-19 academic year.
  • Lynchburg Names Johnson Director of Tennis
    June 22, 2017
    Director of Athletics Jon Waters announced today that Chris Johnson has been appointed as the Director of Tennis. He will assume his duties effective immediately.
  • Emory & Henry Selects Johnston As Next Tennis Head Coach
    June 21, 2017
    The Emory & Henry College Department of Athletics and Interim Director of Athletics Anne Crutchfield are pleased to announce the hiring of Christine Johnston as Head Men's & Women's Tennis Coach.
  • Hampden-Sydney Names Chad Eisele New Director of Athletics
    June 20, 2017
    Hampden-Sydney College announced today the appointment of Mr. Chad Eisele as director of athletics. Mr. Eisele's appointment follows a comprehensive, nationwide search led by a committee that included Hampden-Sydney coaches, members of the Faculty, and representatives from the Board of Trustees.
  • Guilford Golf Coach Justin Tereshko Wins N.C. Amateur Title
    June 18, 2017
    Guilford College men's golf coach Justin Tereshko won the 57th North Carolina Amateur Championship Sunday at the River Run Country Club. The Quakers' fourth-year mentor entered the Sunday's fourth and final round with a three-stroke lead over Lansdon Robbins and maintained the margin with a one-over 73 Sunday.
  • ODAC Announces Jopson and Berkley Award Winners
    June 08, 2017
    For the second straight year, Washington and Lee University and Eastern Mennonite University feature in the ODAC's highest scholar-athlete honors. Generals' women's tennis star Brooke Donnelly is joined by Royals' men's track & field and cross country standout Tyler Denlinger as the winners of the 2017 Marjorie Berkley and Harry G. "Doc" Jopson Scholar-Athlete Awards, as selected by the ODAC Board of Directors.
  • Herbert and Hull Earn Nominations for Honda Woman Athlete of the Year
    June 07, 2017
    Bridgewater College women's golfer Christina Herbert and Virginia Wesleyan University softball pitcher Hanna Hull both earned nominations for the Division III Woman Athlete of the Year award as announced by Executive Director Chris Voelz of The Collegiate Women Sports Awards (CWSA) presented by Honda.
  • Virginia Wesleyan's Hull Named Schutt Sports/NFCA Player of the Year
    June 02, 2017
    The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) is pleased to announce that Virginia Wesleyan University freshman pitcher Hanna Hull has been named the 2017 winner of the Schutt Sports/NFCA Division III National Player of the Year award.
  • Clarkson Named Head Coach of Virginia Wesleyan Women's Lacrosse
    June 01, 2017
    Virginia Wesleyan University has turned to an experienced head coach to lead its women's lacrosse program with the announcement of 2017 USA South Coach of the Year Kendyl Clarkson as the new Marlin mentor.
  • NATIONAL CHAMPIONS! Virginia Wesleyan Wins NCAA Softball Title
    May 29, 2017
    Hopefully there is some room left in their carry-ons because the Marlins are headed back to Virginia Beach with some extra luggage.
  • Hull One-Hits St. John Fisher in First Game of NCAA Championship Series
    May 29, 2017
    Homeruns and stellar pitching have Virginia Wesleyan softball just one win away from capturing the program’s first national title as the Marlins knocked off St. John Fisher College, 5-0, in the first of two scheduled games in the NCAA Division III Softball Tournament championship series.
  • Marlins with "Wright" Stuff in Advancing to NCAA Championship Series
    May 28, 2017
    It had been nearly a month since Courtney Wright toed the rubber in a game for Virginia Wesleyan softball. After 12 strong innings against reigning national champion Texas-Tyler, you would have never known.
  • Roanoke Closes Historic Season at NCAA Championship Series
    May 28, 2017
    Roanoke closed a historic season Sunday evening at the College World Series in Appleton, Wisconsin. The Maroons were one of four final teams in the NCAA Division lll Championships.
  • Roanoke Tops Concordia to Advance in NCAA Tournament
    May 28, 2017
    Eighth-seeded Roanoke defeated fourth-seeded Concordia University Chicago 10-3 in an elimination game Sunday afternoon in game nine of the Division lll Championships. With the win, Roanoke advances to play No. 5 Washington & Jefferson at 5:30pm CDT/6:30pm EST Sunday evening in Appleton.
  • BC's Celen Leads Strong ODAC Showing at NCAA Track & Field
    May 28, 2017
    Bridgewater junior Amber Celen registered her third career event victory and took home three All-American awards to lead a strong showing from the ODAC's contingent of nine competing athletes at the NCAA Division III Track & Field Championships. The SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, served as the host venue with conference stars turning in nine total All-American performances from May 25-27.
  • Marlins Advance as Hull Sets Wins Record in Shutout of Illinois Wesleyan
    May 27, 2017
    Virginia Wesleyan lefty Hanna Hull became the ODAC single-season wins leader on Saturday afternoon as she recorded her 31st victory of the season with a 6-0 shutout of Illinois Wesleyan. The win advances the Marlins to a rematch with Texas-Tyler, which VWU needs to defeat twice to reached the best-of-three matchup with a yet to be determined team for a shot to hoist the national trophy.
  • Generals Edged by TCNJ in Overtime in NCAA Women's Lax Semifinals
    May 27, 2017
    First-year midfielder Alexandria Fitzpatrick scored with 4.7 seconds remaining in the first half of the second overtime, as The College of New Jersey, the nation's top-ranked team, defeated the second-ranked Washington and Lee women's lacrosse team, 5-4, on Saturday at Kerr Stadium in the NCAA Semifinals.