2017-18 News

  • Men's Basketball Announces Upcoming Camp Schedule
    March 19, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team has announced its upcoming 2018 basketball camps. The Marlins will be offering full day camps, a half day camp as well as a team camp.
  • Steward's Stellar Sophomore Campaign Receives Second Team Honors
    February 23, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Lamont Steward of the Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team has been named to the All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Second Team for his efforts over the 2017-18 season.
  • Men's Basketball Bows Out in ODAC Championship Opening Round
    February 20, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The 5th-seeded Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell, 57-54, to #12 Randolph in the First Round of the ODAC Championship Tuesday afternoon in the Jane P. Batten Center. The loss brings the squad’s season to a close, finishing with a record of 17-9.
  • Men's Basketball Closes Out Regular Season With Road Victory
    February 17, 2018
    LYNCHBURG, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team closed out its regular season with a win, downing Randolph, 76-53, on the road. With the win, the Marlins sit at 17-8 overall and 11-5 in conference play. Randolph moves to 6-19 on the season (3-13 ODAC).
  • Honore's Clutch Free Throws Help Take Down Bridgewater on Senior Night
    February 14, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team pulled out a, 60-58, win against Bridgewater Wednesday evening in the Jane P. Batten Student Center. With the win, the Marlins move to 16-8 on the year and improve to 10-5 in conference play. Bridgewater slides to 14-10/8-7. Before the game Tyrell Thomas, Khalil Barnette and Corey White, Jr. were recognized as members of the 2018 class for Senior Day.
  • Second Half Run Helps Men's Basketball Overcome Quakers
    February 10, 2018
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team sealed up another ODAC victory, taking down Guilford, 67-58, on the road. With the win, the Marlins improve to 15-8 overall and 9-5 in conference action. Guilford slides to 13-10 on the year (9-5 ODAC).
  • Stingy Defense Helps Men's Basketball Overtake Yellow Jackets
    February 07, 2018
    VIRGNIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball escaped Wednesday evenings contest with a win, taking down Randolph-Macon College by a score of 56-54. With the win, the Marlins improve to 14-8 overall and 8-5 in conference play. The Yellow Jackets drop to 16-6 on the season (10-3 ODAC).
  • Slow Start Hinders Men's Basketball in Loss
    February 03, 2018
    LEXINGTON, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell, 79-55, to Washington and Lee Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Marlins move to 13-8 overall and 7-5 in conference play. Washington and Lee improves to 13-8 on the year (8-4 ODAC).
  • Second-Half Run Earns Marlins Third-Straight Win
    January 31, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team downed Eastern Mennonite University at home Wednesday evening in the Jane P. Batten Student Center. With the win, the Marlins improve to 13-7 overall and 7-4 in conference play. EMU slides to 8-11 on the season (3-8).
  • Early Run Aides Men's Basketball in Road Victory
    January 27, 2018
    LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team took care of business on the road Saturday afternoon as the team downed Lynchburg, 78-63. With the win, the Marlins improve to 12-7 on the year and 6-4 in conference action. Lynchburg moves to 9-10 on the season (3-6 ODAC).
  • Men's Basketball Halts Skid with Home Win Over Hampden-Sydney
    January 24, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team came away with a win Wednesday evening as it defeated Hampden-Sydney, 69-63, in the Jane P. Batten Student Center. With the victory, the Marlins improve to 11-7 on the year and move to 5-4 in conference play. Hampden-Sydney goes to 4-15 on the season (1-8 ODAC).
  • Men's Basketball Drops Home Contest Despite 3-Point Proficiency
    January 20, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell, 79-71, to Guilford at home on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Marlins move to 10-7 overall and an even .500 (4-4) in conference play. Guilford improves to 9-8 on the season (5-3 ODAC).
  • Marlins Unable to Overcome Early Woes in Loss to Bridgewater
    January 17, 2018
    BRIDGEWATER, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell, 67-52, to Bridgewater on the road Wednesday evening. With the loss, the Marlins go to 10-6 on the year and 4-3 in conference play. Bridgewater improves to 10-6 overall (4-3 DOAC).
  • Men's Basketball Drops Close Contest to Maroons
    January 13, 2018
    SALEM, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell, 83-77, to Roanoke on the road Saturday afternoon. With the defeat, Virginia Wesleyan moves to 10-5 on the year and 4-2 in conference play. Roanoke improves to 9-6 overall (2-4 ODAC).
  • Strong Second Half Helps Marlins Secure ODAC Victory
    January 10, 2018
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team downed Shenandoah, 94-88, at the Jane P. Batten Student Center Wednesday evening. With the victory, VWU goes to 10-4 on the year, while improving to 4-1 in ODAC play. Shenandoah moves to 7-7 overall (2-3).
  • Men's Basketball Stung By Wasps In First ODAC Loss
    January 06, 2018
    EMORY, Va. -  The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team suffered its first conference loss of the season as it fell, 89-83, to Emory and Henry on the road Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Marlins move to 9-4 on the year and 3-1 in the ODAC. Emory & Henry improves to 12-1 overall (4-0 ODAC).
  • 14 Players Score as Victory Keeps ODAC Record Spotless
    January 03, 2018
    HAMPDEN SYNDEY, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team defeated Hampden-Sydney, 81-54, on the road Wednesday evening. With the win, the Malrins improve to 9-3 on the year and remain undefeated in ODAC play (3-0). Hampden-Sydney moves to 4-8 on the year (1-2 ODAC)
  • Men's Basketball Unable to Tame Eagle Shooters in Non-Conference Loss
    December 30, 2017
    FREDRICKSBURG, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell to the University of Mary Washington, 87-78, on the road Saturday afternoon. The result brings both schools’ records to 8-3 on the year.
  • Men's Basketball Narrowly Edged in Townebank Crosstown Rivalry Game
    December 18, 2017
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team narrowly fell to Christopher Newport University, 71-68, in the Townebank Crosstown Rivalry Game on Monday night in the Jane P. Batten Student Center. With the loss, the Marlins move to 8-2 on the season while CNU goes to 7-2.
  • Men's Basketball Back to Winning Ways with ODAC Victory
    December 09, 2017
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team returned to its winning ways as it downed Roanoke, 58-55, in the Jane P. Batten Student Center Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Marlins improve to 8-1 on the year and remain perfect in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play (2-0). 
  • Late Comeback Falls Short as Marlins Suffer First Loss
    December 06, 2017
    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Wesleyan University men’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the season, falling to the hands of Averett University, 63-59, in the Jane P. Batten Student Center Wednesday. With the loss, the Marlins drop to 7-1 on the year, while the Cougars improve to 5-1.
  • Steward Earns ODAC Weekly Nod
    December 04, 2017
    FOREST, Va. - Lamont Steward of the Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Player of the Week for the week ending on Dec. 3, 2017.
  • Marlins Capture Roger Taylor Invitational Title
    December 02, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team captured the Roger Taylor Invitational title on Saturday with an 86-73 non-conference victory over N.C. Wesleyan College.
  • Steward Double-Double Lifts VWU to Win
    December 01, 2017
    Sophomore Lamont Steward posted a double-double as the Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team defeated Greensboro College 101-83 on Friday night in the Roger Taylor Invitational at N.C. Wesleyan.
  • Strong First Half Carries Marlins to Fifth Straight Win
    November 29, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team outscored Lynchburg College by 15 in the first half to win the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) opener for both teams, 69-61, on Wednesday.
  • Seven Score in Double Figures as Marlins Win 114-86
    November 27, 2017
    Seven Marlins scored in double figures Monday as the Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team defeated The Apprentice School 114-86 in non-conference action.
  • Marlins Hold Off Salisbury Late for Road Win
    November 21, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team held off a late charge by Salisbury University to defeat the Sea Gulls 80-77 in non-conference action Tuesday.
  • Key Golston Shot Carries Marlins to OT Victory
    November 18, 2017
    Freshman Tyree Golston connected on a three-pointer with four seconds left in regulation to force overtime in the 86-79 Virginia Wesleyan victory over Johnson & Wales (RI) on Saturday afternoon.
  • Moore '17 Signs Professional Basketball Contract in Croatia
    November 16, 2017
    Khory Moore '17 recently signed a contract to play the upcoming season with KK Jazine Nadar, a member of the Croatia-Premijer Liga, the premiere basketball league in Croatia.
  • Clutch Free Throws Propel VWU to Victory
    November 15, 2017
    The Virginia Wesleyan University men's basketball team converted on all four free throw attempts taken in the final minute to secure a 68-67 defeat of William Peace University in the season opener Wednesday.
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