VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The Virginia Wesleyan University men's and women's swim teams announced their schedule for the upcoming 2019-'20 season. The squads will compete in nine events including four home duals.
The Marlins kick off their season in Lexington, Va. at the ODAC relays. The event is scheduled to begin at noon and is hosted by Washington and Lee University.
On October 19th VWU Swimming will have their home opener against Randolph College. Starting time will be 12 noon.
The Marlins continue their home stand on October 26 when they host NCAA Division II Chowan University and Division III Pfeiffer. Starting time is scheduled for 1 pm.
On November 9th both squads head to Lynchburg, VA to take on ODAC rivals Hampden-Sydney (men), Lynchburg and Sweetbriar College (women).
VWU returns home on November 16th to host Salisbury University. The first event is scheduled for 1 pm.
On November 22 and 23rd the Marlins will be taking part in the Yellow Jacket Invite hosted by Randolph Macon College. The event will take place at SwimRVA. Times are set for noon and 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am on Sunday.
The Marlins host ODAC swimming member Greenboro College on December 7th at 1 pm.
Marlin Senior Day will be held on January 11th when VWU hosts Ferrum College starting at noon.
Virginia Wesleyan Swimming will close out their regular season on the road in Bridgewater, Va. The men will be taking on Bridgewater while the women will competing against Bridgewater and Hollins. First event is scheduled for 1 pm.
Postseason will have the Marlins travelng back to the Greensboro Aquatic Center for the ODAC Championships. The four-day meet will begin on Feb. 6 and will stretch until the 9th.