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…

ODAC Player of the Week

ODAC Player of the Week

  On Monday, four Roanoke College athletes were awarded the Old Dominion Athletic Conference “Player of the Week”. Sean Guida was given the honor for baseball. Mary Kelly was awarded for women’s track and field, and Cam Thompson for men’s…

Baseball Wins Fourth-Straight

Baseball Wins Fourth-Straight

The Maroons’ baseball team is on a four game winning streak. The streak started with a 6-1 win at home over Southern Virginia University. They traveled to Shenandoah University on Saturday and swept them 14-3 and 6-2 in a two…

Roanoke Riding Team at Bridgewater College

Roanoke Riding Team at Bridgewater College

By Shannon Yard On Friday, Feb. 20, the Roanoke Riding Team traveled to Bridgewater College to compete at their third Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) show of the spring semester. The day before, the team headed to Coach Carolyn Williams’ farm…

Baseball Splits Double-Header Opener

Baseball Splits Double-Header Opener

Roanoke College baseball split their opening games of the season against North Carolina Wesleyan. Because it was a double-header each game on The Maroons won the first game 4-1 then lost the second 3-7. In the first game, Wesleyan started…

Men’s Lacrosse

Men’s Lacrosse

On Saturday, the men’s lacrosse team won their first game of the season 24-9 against the Berry College Vikings. Kevin Jackson, junior, scored the first goal for the Maroons during an extra-man opportunity in the opening few minutes of the…

Spring Sports

Spring Sports

The men’s basketball team has almost made this winter bearable with an impressive 11-3 home record. Seniors like Cam Smith and Carter Wright had impressive final seasons, and sophomore Joey Miller really brought the team to life this year. But…

Men Dominate 104-67 in Bast Finale

Men Dominate 104-67 in Bast Finale

On Saturday the Roanoke men’s basketball team played their last home game in Bast Gym. The gym was packed to see the Maroons dominate 104-67 over the Bridgewater College Eagles. While the outcome of the game was no surprise, Bridgewater…

Making RC Better One 'Stat' at a Time

Making RC Better One ‘Stat’ at a Time

At basketball games this season, you may have noticed small groups of students with laptops feverishly clicking as shots were made or passes blocked. These students make up a small group of people known as the Roanoke College Stats Crew….

Men's Basketball

Men’s Basketball

On Wednesday night fans came out to see the Roanoke men’s basketball team take on Washington and Lee. Roanoke took the game by a point, winning 93-92. The men’s team improves to 18-4, 10-3 in ODAC with only three games…

Women's Basketball

Women’s Basketball

On Saturday, the Roanoke College women’s basketball team suffered a 71-87 loss to Eastern Mennonite University. EMU had an explosive first period, scoring 30 points to the Maroons 10. The second period only saw the lead grow. Roanoke went into…