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NFL Free Agency

5 months ago Austin Edmonds Comments Off on NFL Free Agency
NFL free agency is set to begin, along with the 2020 “league year,” March 18, at 4 p.m., and there are a handful of intriguing free agent quarterbacks that could reshape the landscape of the NFL as we know it. Quarterback Tom Brady is going to be the first quarterback domino to fall this offseason Read More

Hull earns third straight ODAC pitcher of the week

5 months ago Jordan Wilson Comments Off on Hull earns third straight ODAC pitcher of the week
Hanna Hull was named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) pitcher of the week on March 9. This is the third time this year that Hull has received this award. Altogether though, Hull has received this award 20 times. This season, she has received these honors Feb. 24, March 2 and March 9. Hull pitched Read More

Women’s tennis season preview

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

5 months 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

6 months 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

6 months 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