Sports

Conference champions

5 years ago sdmulgrave Comments Off on Conference champions
Thomas mills Photo Editor As the soccer ball nestled itself in the back of Randolph College’s goal net in Wildcat Stadium, senior and center midfielder Brian Cornell immediately began running towards the Virginia Wesleyan sideline. When he arrived to the crowd of elation, celebration and joy, he knew what to do. “I fell to the Read More

New tennis coach hopes to make a “raquet”

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JEFFREY BAZINET Staff Writer The tennis program has made a major acquisition by hiring Darryl Cummings, the new director of Men’s and Women’s Tennis. Cummings will oversee both teams and take on the role of Assistant Sports Information Director. Cummings brings a long list of credentials to VWC. For 19 years, he was the head Read More

Seasons falling into place

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GABE HIGGINS Staff Writer The regular season for the fall sports teams is coming to a close, and many are preparing to enter post-league play. Many teams had their last regular season competition games this past weekend. Many teams are posting better results than they did last year and there are a lot of reasons Read More

World Series is in full swing

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KENNETH BELGRAVE Staff Writer Major League Baseball’s 2013 World Series will feature the St. Louis Cardinals taking on the Boston Red Sox. The divisional series were decided through several games in which the Cardinals and Red Sox came out on top after facing the Los Angeles Dodgers and Detroit Tigers. Because of the American League Read More

Introducing intramurals

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PIERRE HUNTER Staff Writer Intramurals are an exciting way to get fit and have some fun on campus. RecX provides students opportunities to become athletically involved without the commitment of joining a team. RecX is providing many opportunities this fall for Marlins to create camaraderie, participate in sports and become active in the Wesleyan community. Read More

Golf swings for success

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GABE HIGGINS Staff Writer The Virginia Wesleyan Golf Team has high expectations for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) tournament this season. The players and coaching staff are hoping that the championship trophy will be making its way back to Virginia Beach this spring. The team’s lofty goals are due to the recent successes in Read More

Stivo’s army goes to war

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BREANNA DUNN Staff Writer Under Coach Restivo’s lead, the VWC field hockey team has successfully started their quest to become conference champions. The field hockey team has won six of its first eight games. This is an unprecendented success for the Marlins, whose previous six seasons opened dismally. For the first time in recent years, Read More

Weight room gets a new face “lift”

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KENNETH BELGRAVE Staff Writer The Batten Fitness Center has received a few new additions in the recent months. Most recently, three new machines (leg curl, leg press and leg extension) have found their way into the weight area. The machines that had to be replaced had a history of dysfunction and were often out of Read More

Criminal activity

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JEFFREY BAZINET Staff Writer There was a time when the ESPN show “SportsCenter” featured the best highlights of the day from the world of sports, as a way for fans to keep tabs on all the action they missed throughout the day. Today, on SportsCenter and similar programs, you are more likely to see news Read More

Potential playing possibilities

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BREANNA DUNN Staff Writer Many people know that VWC offers several intramural and club activities, but what do you do when the activity you want to be a part of does not exist? You take the initiative and create it, which is exactly what freshman Sorenda Bickerstaff, senior Jimmy Bowman and sophomore Forrest Teague are Read More