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

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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

Food review: Omelette proves to be no yolk

1 day ago marlin-chronicle Comments Off on Food review: Omelette proves to be no yolk
It’s 3 a.m. You’ve just gotten through a 7-hour study session, which we all know is code for partying at the local club since 8. Your legs are tired and your stomach is talking to you. It needs food, now. What on earth could be open and willing to serve you and your tired friends? Read More

Top 10 billboard songs

1 day ago Makiah Ellis Comments Off on Top 10 billboard songs
As we kick off the beginning of the year 2020, Billboard conducts a weekly list based off of the song’s active streams. As the music industry continues to grow and change on a daily basis, Billboard decides to keep up with the industry by providing an updated list. The list is an effective way to Read More

Rapper Pop Smoke dead at age 20

1 day ago Valery Caraballo Comments Off on Rapper Pop Smoke dead at age 20
Recently, one of our youngest upcoming rappers was taken from us far too soon. Based on the relatable music he made for the forgotten portion of society, it was heartbreaking to learn that on Feb. 19, 2020 Smoke was fatally shot in a home invasion in the home he was renting in Hollywood Hills.    Though Read More

Ethics team wins championship

2 weeks ago Dalton Powers Comments Off on Ethics team wins championship
The Virginia Wesleyan ethics bowl team captured the 2020 Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC) championship. The team has not obtained this feat since 2000.  This year’s team consisted of sophomore Anitra Howard, freshman Criofan Shaw, and Team Captain, junior Alex Powers.  The team spent over a semester practicing weekly by going over ethical cases, Read More

Norfolk Zoo aids Australia

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“Australia is being ravaged by the worst wildfires seen in decades, with large swaths of the country devastated since the fire season began in late July,” as reported by CNN.  The fires have been a direct cause of death for at least 28 people across the country of Australia (as of January 2020), and has Read More