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Women’s tennis season preview

1 day ago Nicholas Mundy Comments Off on Women’s tennis season preview
The women’s tennis team has started off on the right note by picking up their first two wins of the season against Meredith and Virginia Union. In the ODAC preseason rankings, the Marlins were tabbed with the sixth ranking. This is a very young group for Coach Martin Perry. There are only two seniors on Read More

Lane earns ODAC field athlete of the week

1 day ago Noah Riffle Comments Off on Lane earns ODAC field athlete of the week
Jaylyn Lane, sophomore sprinter, recently was named ODAC Field Athlete of the Week for the weekend of February 8 and 9. The Track and Field team competed in the Vince Brown Invitational Newport News, Va. hosted by Christopher Newport University. Lane had a terrific week, and is looking forward to the future and continuing her Read More

Women’s lacrosse season preview

1 day ago Jordan Wilson Comments Off on Women’s lacrosse season preview
Last year, the Virginia Wesleyan Women’s Lacrosse team finished with a record of 8 and 9. They made it to the ODAC playoffs but lost in the first round. After having a decent 2019 season, the women’s lacrosse team is ranked 6th on the ODAC preseason poll.  The Marlins look to destroy the competition this Read More

The Full Count

1 day ago Austin Edmonds Comments Off on The Full Count
On Nov. 12, in a story with The Athletic, former Astros pitcher Mike Fiers opened up about the sign stealing scandal that would rock the baseball world for months. Currently a pitcher for the Oakland Athletics, Mike Fiers, who was with the Houston Astros during their 2017 championship run, spoke up about his former ballclub Read More

Men’s lacrosse starts hot

1 day ago Jordan Wilson Comments Off on Men’s lacrosse starts hot
Last year, the men’s lacrosse team finished with a record of 9 wins and 8 losses and made it to the ODAC playoffs. Although they ultimately lost, getting there is something the team can be proud of. Coming off a decent year, the Marlins are ranked low in the ODAC Men’s Lacrosse preseason poll. They Read More

Men’s tennis tabbed 2nd in preseason poll

1 day ago Nicholas Mundy Comments Off on Men’s tennis tabbed 2nd in preseason poll
After finishing last season in the ODAC semifinals last season, the Marlins open the season ranked second in ODAC preseason poll rankings. The only ODAC competitor that was ranked higher than the Marlins were the Generals of Washington and Lee. Their season last year ended in the ODAC semifinals to Hampden-Sydney in a close match Read More

Remembering Kobe Bryant: it’s more than just basketball

2 weeks ago Co-Written Comments Off on Remembering Kobe Bryant: it’s more than just basketball
Three Chronicle editors reflect on the life and legacy of Kobe and Gianna Bryant. The story of Kobe Bryant can’t be mentioned without first talking about the other victims of the horrific crash. John (56), Keri (46), and Alyssa Altobelli (13), Christina Mauser (38), pilot Ara Zobayan (50), Gianna (13) and Kobe Bryant (41) were Read More

VWU hoops garner national attention

2 weeks ago Noah Riffle Comments Off on VWU hoops garner national attention
The Virginia Wesleyan University Marlins are back to being one of the best teams in the nation, as they have been ranked 15th in the latest ‘D3hoops.com’ top 25 poll (as of Feb. 2).  With a record of 17-3(as of Feb. 5), the team bumps up from the previously ranked #18 in last week’s polls, Read More

Softball, Baseball picked to finish strong in ODAC

2 weeks ago Jordan Wilson Comments Off on Softball, Baseball picked to finish strong in ODAC
Softball Preview Last year the Virginia Wesleyan softball team had an outstanding record of 42-6 and won the ODAC Championship, making it three years in a row. They also made it to the NCAA tournament for the sixth consecutive year.      Coming off such a good year Virginia Wesleyan was able to stay atop the best Read More

The Full Count

3 months ago Austin Edmonds Comments Off on The Full Count
On Nov. 12, 2019, the baseball world was still suffering from its World Series hangover when current Oakland Athletics pitcher Mike Fiers, who was with the Houston Astros during their 2017 championship run, spoke up about his former ballclub by claiming that the club used cameras in their home Minute Maid Park in 2017 to Read More