• Postseason Awards For Men's Hoops
    March 27, 2012
    The NABC and D3hoops.com recently announced their All-Region and All-America teams, of which the ODAC was well-represented. Virginia Wesleyan sophomore guard D.J. Woodmore earned an All-America nod from each outlet, heading a group of five ODAC men’s basketball players and coaches that were honored.
  • Marlins Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals
    March 09, 2012
    Chris Teasley (pictured) scored 21 of his game-high 27 points after halftime, including seven in overtime, as the Marlins battled back-and-forth with Whitworth University in securing a spot in the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Tournament quarterfinals with a 74-71 victory on Friday night in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
  • Marlins Move on to NCAA Sectional Round
    March 03, 2012
    Virginia Wesleyan led by as many as 19 points, but was forced to withstand a strong comeback attempt from St. Mary's as the Marlins advanced to the sectional round of the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Tournament with a 70-57 triumph over the Seahawks. VWC, ranked sixth by D3hoops.com, will face #7 Whitworth College (Wash.) at a location to be determined.
  • R-MC Falls to Capital in NCAA First Round
    March 02, 2012
    Randolph-Macon let a 12-point halftime lead slip away as Capital University held the Yellow Jackets scoreless over a nine-minute period in the second half on its way to a 68-60 win in the first round of the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Tournament. R-MC's season ends with a 21-7 overall record following its third straight trip to the NCAA tournament.
  • R-MC Joins VWC in Men's NCAA Tourney
    February 27, 2012
    Randolph-Macon earned an at-large bid and will join ODAC automatic qualifier, Virginia Wesleyan, in the NCAA D-III Men's Basketball Tournament, as announced on the D-III selection show. R-MC will head to the College of Wooster (Ohio), where it will meet Capital (Ohio) in the first round. VWC earned a bye and will host its second round opponent.
  • Marlins Win ODAC Men's Hoops Crown
    February 26, 2012
    For the second time in four seasons, Virginia Wesleyan emerged from a highly competitive ODAC tournament with the league title and the automatic berth in the NCAA event. Virginia Wesleyan turned back Randolph College 65-61 for the ODAC title Sunday at the Civic Center. The Marlins will play in the national postseason for the eighth straight season.
  • Late Comeback Pushes VWC Past H-SC
    February 25, 2012
    Virginia Wesleyan battled back from as much as a 10-point deficit late in the second half in defeating Hampden-Sydney , 67-65, in the semifinals finals of the 2012 ODAC Men’s Basketball Tournament. The Marlins move on to face Randolph in the conference title game at 3:30 p.m. It is VWC’s seventh overall championship game appearance and sixth in the last nine seasons.
  • Randolph Stuns R-MC for Title Game Berth
    February 25, 2012
    Randolph got big three-pointers from Julius Thomas and Zach Desgain (pictured) down the stretch and a 20-point 16-rebound effort from Derrick Woods-Morrow in knocking off Randolph-Macon, 58-51, for a spot in its second straight ODAC title game. The WildCats will meet Virginia Wesleyan on Sunday at 3:30 p.m.
  • Marlins Take Down Generals in Quarters
    February 24, 2012
    Juniors Chris Astorga and Chris Teasley combined for 38 points on 13-of-23 shots from the field Friday to power Virginia Wesleyan College's No. 1 seeded Marlins to an 87-63 victory over Washingtonn & Lee University's Generals in the quarterfinal round of the 2012 ODAC championship tournament at the Civic Center.
  • Tigers Defeat Hornets in Quarterfinals
    February 24, 2012
    Hampden-Sydney coupled some hot shooting offense with a defensive effort that held Lynchburg to 28-percent shooting as the Tigers defeated the Hornets, 82-60, in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Men's Basketball Tournament. H-SC moves on to face Virginia Wesleyan in the semifinals on Saturday at 6:00 p.m.
  • R-MC Tops EMU, 99-91, in Overtime
    February 24, 2012
    Eastern Mennonite made a pair of game-tying three pointers in the final 10 seconds of regulation, but it wasn't enough as Randolph-Macon topped the Royals, 99-91, in overtime of the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament Friday evening in Salem, Va.
  • WildCats Turn Back Quakers in Quarters
    February 24, 2012
    Colton Hunt dropped in a tournament-high 29 points on Friday evening to help Randolph defeat Guilford, 75-53, in the final quarterfinal of the ODAC Men's Basketball Tournament. The WildCats move on to face Randolph-Macon College in the semifinals on Saturday at 8:00 p.m.
  • Woodmore Tops Men's Basketball Awards
    February 23, 2012
    Virginia Wesleyan's D.J. Woodmore garnered the player of the year honors as part of the men's all-conference awards. The Marlins’ Dave Macedo was tabbed the coach of the year, while Guilford's Will Freeman received top rookie accolades. Randolph's Colton Hunt was selected as the scholar-athlete for the second-straight season.
  • Hunt Earns Academic All-America Honors
    February 21, 2012
    Already one of the most decorated players in Randolph College history, Colton Hunt added possibly his most impressive accolade to his collection Tuesday as he was named to the Capital One Academic All-America Third Team, as voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
  • Generals Top Wasps in First Round
    February 21, 2012
    Ninth-seeded Washington and Lee shot nearly 77-percent from the field in the second half as the Generals earned a 67-50 win over #8 Emory & Henry in the first round of the ODAC Men's Basketball Tournament. W&L moves on to face top-seeded Virginia Wesleyan in the quarterfinals at 1:00 p.m. in Salem on Friday.
  • Sims, Thorne Push Royals Past Eagles
    February 21, 2012
    R.J. Sims (pictured) and Andrew Thorne combined for 46 points to help Eastern Mennonite defeat crosstown foe Bridgewater, 79-65, in the first round of the ODAC Men's Basketball Tournament. The Royals, seeded seventh in the tournament, move on to face second-seeded Randolph-Macon in the quarterfinals at 6:00 p.m. on Friday in the Salem Civic Center.
  • Randolph Outlasts Roanoke in First Round
    February 21, 2012
    Randolph needed every one of Colton Hunt's (pictured) 26 points on Tuesday evening as the WildCats held firm and made free throws down the stretch to outlast Roanoke, 69-62, in the first round of the ODAC Men's Basketball Tournament. Sixth-seeded Randolph moves on to face #3 Guilford in the quarterfinals at 8:00 p.m. on Friday in Salem.
  • Men's Basketball Tourney Seeds Set
    February 19, 2012
    Virginia Wesleyan finished its ODAC regular season with a pair of victories on the final weekend to lock up the top seed in the 2012 ODAC Men's Basketball Tournament. Randolph-Macon will play as the second seed as the Yellow Jackets look to repeat as conference champions. Guilford, Hampden-Sydney and Lynchburg round out the top five seeds heading to Salem.
  • ODAC Basketball in Regional Rankings
    February 16, 2012
    The NCAA Division III released its second week of regional rankings for basketball on Wednesday. The Old Dominion Athletic Confefence has three schools ranked in the men's South Region poll, while Virginia Wesleyan College is the sole ODAC representative on the women's side.
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Feb. 13, 2012
    February 13, 2012
    The first baseball players of the week joined basketball and indoor track as the winter season begins to wind down. Those earning weekly honors include (pictured, l-r, t-b) Zander Tallman, W&L (MIT); Sarah Seipp, VWC (WBB); Malcolm Green, E&H (MBB); Bryan Melendez, EMU (BASE); Kori Penick, LC (WIT); Dan Nicoll, H-SC (BASE).
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Feb. 6, 2012
    February 06, 2012
    ODAC swimming teams are preparing for the upcoming ODAC Swimming Championships, leaving just four sports for weekly awards. Those earning honors this week include (picture l-r, t-b) Amy Smith, SU (WIT); Ralph Davis, LC (MIT); Stephanie Rheinheimer, EMU (WBB); Gabriel Lowder, GC (MBB).
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Jan. 30, 2012
    January 30, 2012
    The calendar is nearly set to turn to February, which means spring sports will join in the action soon. But those in winter sports continue to perform at a high level. Those earning weekly awards include (pictured l-r, t-b) Johnathan Smith, GC (MIT); Amy Smith, SU (WIT); Lizzy Buckley, R-MC (SWIM); Taylor Wieczorek, R-MC (WBB); Donald Vaughn, VWC (MBB).
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Jan. 23, 2012
    January 23, 2012
    ODAC athletes continued to perform at a high level through the 10th week of the winter season. Those earning weekly honors this week include (pictured: l-r, t-b) Jessica Mullen, BC (WBB); Andrew Simon, R-MC (MBB); Sarah Almond, R-MC (SWIM); Carmen Graves, RC (WIT); Greg Wilson, LC (MIT).
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Jan. 16, 2012
    January 16, 2012
    Swimming and indoor track rejoined men's and women's basketball as the ODAC winter campaigns returned to full strength. Those earning weekly honors are (pictured l-r, t-b): Carmen Graves, RC (WT); Zander Tallman, W&L (MT); Jocelyn Cassada, W&L (SW); Josh Pittman, GC (MB); Sarah Seipp, VWC (WB).
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Jan. 9, 2012
    January 09, 2012
    Last week marked the first full seven days back on the hardwood for the ODAC men's and women's basketball programs. The rest of the conference sports have yet to return to action, leaving men's and women's hoops as the sports eligible for weekly awards. This week's players of the week are Guilford soph Gabby Oglesby and Va. Wesleyan senior Donald Vaughn.
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Jan. 2, 2012
    January 02, 2012
    The 2011-12 ODAC athletic campaigns continue as the calendar flips to a new year. The holiday season left only a handful of men's and women's basketball games in which fans could indulge, but there were several top performances among them. This week's players of the week, covering action from 12/19 thru 1/2, are W&L's Meg Ingram and VWC's D.J. Woodmore.
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Dec 5, 2011
    December 05, 2011
    Indoor track opened its season at Liberty University over the weekend, giving us five sports in regular season action. This weeks Players of the Week include (from l-r, t-b) Janey Fugate, W&L (WITRK); Bianca Ygarza, EMU (WBB); Meredith Hardy, W&L (SWIM); Zander Tallman, W&L (MITRK); Colton Hunt, RAND (MBB).
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Nov. 29, 2011
    November 29, 2011
    The Thanksgiving break limited action throughout the past week in ODAC offerings, but those that did play showed very well on the hardwood. Lynchburg's Manny Hernandez put together a pair of 21 point games in helping the Hornets to a 2-0 week. Bridgewater's Jessica Mullen posted an ODAC-high 31 points with six steals in a win over LC.
  • ODAC Players of the Week: Nov. 23, 2011
    November 23, 2011
    The fall sports are in the books, but men's and women's basketball opened its schedule last week with ODAC student-athletes posting some solid outings on the hardwood. Swimming also continued its fall season with several meets. Those earning awards include (l-r) Sarah Almond, R-MC (SW); J.D. Ey, W&L (MBB); Kristen Blalock, VWC (WBB).
  • Marlins Top ODAC Men's Hoops Poll
    October 27, 2011
    Virginia Wesleyan picked up eight first place votes towards 98 total points as the Marlins return to the top of the ODAC Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll for the first time since 2006-07. Hampden-Sydney sits second with 90 tallies and three top nods. Just one point separates Guilford (72) and Randolph-Macon (71) for third in the annual survey.