Hurdling Expectations: Track & Field's Nauman Settles into New Role

Hurdling Expectations: Track & Field’s Nauman Settles into New Role

Photo Courtesy of Maroon Athletics Article Written by David Hall   Spring has sprung and with it Roanoke’s track & field team, which began its outdoor season on Saturday at Washington & Lee University’s Track & Field Carnival. There were…

Ultimate Comeback: Frisbee Team Flies High

Ultimate Comeback: Frisbee Team Flies High

Photo Courtesy of Sophie Youtz Article Written by Leah Weinstein   There is a revival happening on Roanoke College’s Ultimate Frisbee team. In the past two years, the team has amassed up to 20 players per tournament, the largest of…

Q&A with Coach Bill Pilat

Q&A with Coach Bill Pilat

Article Written by Ray Osterhout   Men’s Lacrosse Coach Bill Pilat speaks about his goals for the season. Q: Being ranked #1 in the ODAC, does it put any extra pressure on the team? A: “Being ranked in the ODAC…

Baseball Heads to Myrtle Beach for Spring Break

Baseball Heads to Myrtle Beach for Spring Break

Photo Courtesy of Visitmyrtlebeach.com Article Written by Ray Osterhout   While many college students will spend spring break on the couch watching Net ix, the Roanoke baseball team is heading to the Cal Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina….

Roanoke Baseball Logs Win Against Ferrum

Roanoke Baseball Logs Win Against Ferrum

Photo Courtesy of Roanoke Athletics Article Written by Ray Osterhout   The Maroons have been off to a hot start in their rst 10 games, recording an 8-2 record. On Feb. 28 in a game against Ferrum College, it was…

Men's Lax sees Defiant Win, Heartbreaking Loss

Men’s Lax sees Defiant Win, Heartbreaking Loss

Photo Courtesy of Roanoke Athletics Article Written by David Hall   It was the best of times, it was the worst of times this week in two action packed home games from men’s lacrosse.   The Maroons, ranked 19 in…

RC Basketball, A Win and a Loss

RC Basketball, A Win and a Loss

Photo Courtesy of Maroon Athletes Article Written by Alexa Doiron On Nov. 22, the Roanoke Men’s Basketball team took a loss when facing their oppnonents, Bridgewater College with a score of 75-45 in the ODAC opening tournament. The team started…

First Cregger Track Meet

First Cregger Track Meet

Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College Article Written by Sarah Joseph The Cregger Center was a flurry of activity Saturday, Dec. 3. Roanoke College hosted the Bast-Cregger Invitational, the first ever track meet within the Cregger Center’s brand-spanking new indoor track….

Men's Basketball: Bridgewater College

Men’s Basketball: Bridgewater College

Article Written By Alexa Doiron Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College On Nov. 22, the Roanoke Men’s Basketball team fell to Bridgewater College with a score of 75-45 in the ODAC opening tournament. The team started the game ahead by nineteen…

Rugby Injuries Explained

Rugby Injuries Explained

Article Written By Brigitte Rec Photo Courtesy of Brigitte Rec Though base-jumping has taken the prize as being one of the most dangerous sports in the world (over 220 deaths), Rugby is also up in the top ten list, thanks…

Cross Country Team Dominates Kentucky

Cross Country Team Dominates Kentucky

Article Written By Sarah Joseph Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College, pictured: Kerri Dalton “Run, run as fast as you can! You can’t catch me. I’m a ‘Noke woman!” These were the words that senior Kerri Dalton might as well have…

Soccer Spotlight

Soccer Spotlight

Article Written By Diego Meneses Photo Courtesy of Roanoke College, pictured: Marc Hoppler The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) named freshman Marc Hoppler Rookie of the Year. Hoppler was a key player for the great season that the Maroons had this…

Roanoke Hires Swim Coach

Roanoke Hires Swim Coach

Article Written By Brigitte Rec Photo Courtesy of Google As Roanoke College prepares to make room for their new Maroons Swim Team arriving in fall 2017, the college has proudly hired Scott Thacker as their first men and women’s swim…

Olympian Joins Coaching Staff

Olympian Joins Coaching Staff

Article Written By Brigitte Rec Photo Courtesy of USA Cycling With a whirlwind of a cycling career under her belt, Olympic cyclist and ‘03 Roanoke College alumni, Shelley Olds, is excited and inspired to be making a return to her…

Women Fall to Ferrum College

Women Fall to Ferrum College

Article Written By Sarah Joseph Photo Courtesy of Maroon Athletics The ref threw the ball and two players jumped, tipping off the game and tipping off the season. Last Tuesday, Nov. 15, was the first game of the 2016 Women’s…