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…

Men's Soccer Loses in Style

Men’s Soccer Loses in Style

Article by Brigitte Rec Photo Courtesy of Gabe Umland The stands at Kerr Stadium were echoing with students as pink skies set over the Roanoke men’s soccer home opener on Friday, September 2. Falling one goal short from tying with…

Maroons Volleyball Dominates at Cougar Classic

Maroons Volleyball Dominates at Cougar Classic

  wo Photo Courtesy of Maroon Athletics Article by Brigitte Rec    Victory was in the air this past Sunday, September 4th as the women’s volleyball team swept their two matches against Salve Regina University and William Peace University in the…

Softball Takes Double Header

 The softball team split a doubleheader against the Bridgewater College Eagles this weekend. The Maroons lost the first game 3-5 but had a landslide 10-1 victory in the second game. Roanoke started scoring in the top of the third inning….

Men's Lacrosse's Narrow Win

Men’s Lacrosse’s Narrow Win

by Emily Sierra Poertner photo courtesy of Maroon Athletics   The men’s lacrosse team held off Hampden-Sydney this weekend to take a 9-8 win at home. The Maroons have yet to lose in ODAC play. The game started slowly. It…