Washington and Lee stole the first game after break from the Maroons to give the men’s basketball team their first Old Dominion Athletic Conference loss this season. The Maroons played the full regulation time and an extra 5 minute overtime before a three pointer at the buzzer sealed the Washington and Lee victory that ended [...]Continue Reading →
The Roanoke College Women’s Basketball team has dropped four straight games after starting the season 2-0 to quickly pick up Coach Dunangan’s 600th career win. Since their last win, the Maroons have lost to Ferrum, Randolph-Macon, Christopher Newport, and Washington and Lee.
In their most recent game against Washington and Lee on 11/26, the Roanoke [...]Continue Reading →
Roanoke women’s basketball travelled to Guilford College over the weekend to win games on November 16th and 17th. In their first game on Saturday they took on Alma College who made the long journey to Greensboro, North Carolina from Alma, Michigan for the Marriott Invitational.
The Alma women refused to allow Roanoke to run away [...]Continue Reading →
The men’s basketball team started their season by splitting two games at the Goucher Classic Tournament hosted by Goucher College. The Maroons’ first game was a close 74-71 victory over Gordon College on Saturday November 16. Gordon College jumped to an early lead in the game scoring 2 points in the first 0:48 but an [...]Continue Reading →
This past fall was a success for both the men and women’s soccer teams. Both teams gave it their all this fall and made it to the ODAC tournament. The women’s team managed to make it to the quarterfinals before falling to Shenandoah University in early November. The men’s team reached [...]Continue Reading →
Field Hockey Review
The Field Hockey season ended in late October, but we wanted to include a quick recap of the end to their season to add to this week’s Fall sport compilation.
Field hockey opened their season 2-5-0 winning both the season opener and the ODAC conference opener in an overtime battle [...]Continue Reading →
While most cross-country meets are winding down for the season, the Roanoke College team is pushing above and beyond the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, moving on to the NCAA Southeast Regional competition. Both cross-country teams’ most recent meet was held on November 2 at the Manor Golf Course in Farmville, VA. The [...]Continue Reading →
With the fall’s athletic season over it is time for men’s and women’s basketball to take the court for the 2013-2014 season. The men’s team looks to rebound from last season in which they finished 12-15, 4-12 in ODAC play. Of the 16 players on the team roster, half have returned from the previous season. [...]Continue Reading →
Roanoke Volleyball had a successful season in the fall of 2013 going 19-11 with a 7-4 record in ODAC competition. The Maroons started their season off strong going 9-3 in their first 12 games which included an 8 game winning streak, 4 of which came from the Greensboro College Invitational in early September.
The second [...]Continue Reading →
Volleyball traveled to Virginia Wesleyan Wednesday night to face the Marlins in the first round of the ODAC playoffs. The Maroons and Marlins met earlier this season on October 12, resulting in Virginia Wesleyan winning 3 games to 2. However, the playoffs ended differently as the Maroons made quick work of the Marlins to win [...]Continue Reading →
Women’s Soccer Ends Losing Streak with Big Win
The Women’s soccer team ended their losing skid with a dominant win in Wednesday night’s game against the Vixens of Sweet Briar College. The Maroons came to the game determined to win, and it did not take long to see the results of their determination [...]Continue Reading →
Maroons Volleyball Continues to Dominate
Over the past week, the volleyball team has taken 3 dominant victories from their opponents, to extend their win streak to 4 games. This 4-game streak features 2 victories over Mary Baldwin College and single victories over both Southern Virginia University and Emory & Henry College.
The Maroons’ [...]Continue Reading →
The Roanoke College volleyball team went 2-2 this week, taking 1 of 3 games at the Pioneer Classic hosted by Marietta College in Ohio and later taking a game from the Flying Squirrels of Mary Baldwin College.
Roanoke’s first match of the Pioneer Classic came on Saturday, 9/21, against Denison University. The Maroons fell 3-0 [...]Continue Reading →
The men’s soccer team has gotten off to a great start this season winning 6 out of their first 7 games, and both of their ODAC competitions. The men are 2-1 in their last 3 games, defeating both Randolph-Macon and Emory & Henry but falling to Christopher Newport.
On September 14th the [...]Continue Reading →
Salem Red Sox Win the Carolina League Championships
The roar of the crowd was deafening at Lewis-Gail Field on Tuesday, September 10th. Loyal fans of the Class-A Advanced Salem Red Sox poured in from the surrounding Roanoke area to enjoy the last game of the 2013 baseball season. The hard-working team spent the [...]Continue Reading →
The men’s soccer team continues to prove why they are number one in the conference, going 2-0 this past weekend at the Lynchburg invitational. The men are good enough this season that they were recently ranked 24th out of all division three colleges in the United States in a poll by D3soccer.com on September 23.
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Roanoke’s men’s soccer team ended last season by winning their ninth ODAC title against Virginia Wesleyan. They enter this season having been selected as the number one seed in the ODAC after earning 10 first place votes from the 12 coaches around the conference. The Maroons have proven why they were selected as the number [...]Continue Reading →
Salem Red Sox Rock the Playoffs
While some boys between the ages of eighteen and twenty-two embark on a trip to pursue their college education, others find their passion geared in another direction. Not so far from the Roanoke College campus lays Lewis Gale Field, home of the Salem Red Sox, where a [...]Continue Reading →
Our Maroons softball team, which is ranked 16th in the nation, is currently on a seven game winning streak after splitting the games of a double header against Virginia Intermont College at the beginning of last week, and then sweeping both Emory & Henry on 4/3, Shenandoah University on 4/6, and Sweet Briar College on [...]Continue Reading →
After starting the season 1-2, with disappointing losses to Mary Washington and Dickinson, the Maroons have responded winning nine of their last ten games. Maroons were disappointed, it was the first time the Lacrosse team had a losing record since 2008 and the first time being ranked outside the top-20 since the same year.
With [...]Continue Reading →
R Glow Attendance Declines: Still A Success
Saturday November 23rd, the weekend before Thanksgiving break, R Glow took place in the Alumni Gym. At 10 pm, students began filtering into the gym. After entering, everyone made their way over to the table along the far wall. Hundreds of sunglasses, glow sticks and glowing lights were around for [...]
- R Glow Attendance Declines: Still A Success