Athletics News

  • Women Win Season Opener
    November 16, 2019
    The RC women raced out to a big first quarter lead, 33-14, as they started the 2019-20 season with a home win in the Jean Beamer Tip Off Classic.
  • Roanoke Takes Tip-Off Tournament Title
    November 16, 2019
    In the Championship game of the Dick Leftwich Tip-Off Tournament, the RC men kept the trophy in Salem as they bested York College 74-59.
  • Maroons Fall In Penalty Kicks
    November 16, 2019
    The Roanoke College men's soccer team took the field in the NCAA DIII National Championship Tournament for the first time since 2012 when they played Swarthmore on Saturday afternoon. The Garnet and Maroons were tied after regulation, the first and second overtimes as the match would have to be decided on penalty kicks. RC fell after Swarthmore won the PK round, 4-2.
  • Roanoke Wraps Up 2019 With Dual Win
    November 16, 2019
    The Roanoke College swim team was in the pool for the final time in 2019 when they hosted Emory & Henry on Saturday afternoon. The women won every event on their way to a 159-36 win while the men earned 25 top three finishes in defeating E&H 151-46.
  • Roanoke Rolls In Home Opener
    November 15, 2019
    Roanoke College opened up their home schedule with the first game of the Dick Leftwich Tip-Off Tournament in the Cregger Center when they played host to Goucher College. The Maroons raced out to a big first half lead en route to evening their record at 1-1 with the 88-50 victory.
  • Roanoke Mourns The Loss Of Coach Charlie Moir
    November 15, 2019
    Roanoke College lost one it it's legends with the passing of National Champion Coach Charlie Moir. Moir led the RC to the first national title of any kind in 1972 when coach Moir led the men's basketball team to the NCAA National Championship.
  • Maroons Land League High Eight On All Conference Teams
    November 14, 2019
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released their 2019 All ODAC Teams on Thursday afternoon. The news comes as the Maroons are preparing for their first round matchup with Swarthmore in the NCAA DIII Men's Soccer Tournament. RC would match Washington and Lee with eight players being recognized on the three All ODAC teams.
  • Roanoke Returns To NCAA Tournament
    November 12, 2019
    For the first time since 2012, the Ronaoke College men's soccer team earned a berth in the NCAA DIII Tournament. After completing the season with a record of 14-2-3 and a national ranking of 17 (as of Nov. 3rd) the Maroons watched as they were selected as an at-large entry into the 2019 NCAA DIII Men's Soccer Tournament on Monday afternoon.
  • Martin Named First Team All ODAC
    November 13, 2019
    For the third consecutive season, Chris Martin was named to the All ODAC First Team as a goalkeeper. Martin was joined by five teammates honored by the league for their efforts during the 2019 season.
  • Four Maroons Named All ODAC
    November 12, 2019
    The 2019 All ODAC Field Hockey teams were announced on Tuesday afternoon. RC placed two on first team and another pair on the second team. Two of the quartet were named all conference for the second consecutive season.
  • Roanoke Lands Pair On All ODAC Teams
    November 12, 2019
    The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) announced the 2019 All ODAC Volleyball Teams over the weekend after the finals of the conference tournament. Sophomore Linsey Bailey was named to the first team while first-year libero Kennedy Clemmer received third team honors.
  • Roanoke Travels For Season Opener
    November 10, 2019
    The Roanoke College 2019-20 men’s basketball season kicked off with a trip to North Carolina on Sunday evening. The Monarchs held off a late RC rally to take the opener by three points.
  • Women's Swimming Tops Hollins 143-32
    November 09, 2019
    The Roanoke College Women’s Swimming team knocked off nearby Hollins 143-32 Saturday afternoon in ODAC action.
  • W&L Slips by RC Men's Soccer in ODAC Semifinals
    November 08, 2019
    Second-seeded Washington and Lee topped third-seeded Roanoke 2-1 in the Semifinals of the 2019 ODAC Men’s Soccer Tournament.
  • Top Seeded Lynchburg Downs RC Field Hockey in ODAC Semifinals
    November 08, 2019
    Top-seeded Lynchburg knocked off fifth-seeded Roanoke 3-0 in the Semifinals of the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Field Hockey Tournament on Friday night.
  • Marlins Defeat Maroons In ODAC Quarterfinals
    November 06, 2019
    RC made the trip to Virginia Beach to face Va. Wesleyan in the quarterfinal round of the 2019 ODAC Volleyball Championships on Wednesday night. The Marlins defeated the Maroons, 3-0, to advance in the championship tournament.
  • Roanoke Women's Soccer Falls in OT to Bridgewater
    November 06, 2019
    Bridgewater used a golden goal in the 98th minute to top Roanoke 2-1 and advance to the 2019 ODAC Women’s Soccer Semifinals.
  • Overtime Goal Sends Maroons Into Semifinals
    November 05, 2019
    Roanoke traveled to face Randolph-Macon in the quarterfinals of the 2019 ODAC Field Hockey Championships. RC would get an overtime goal to upset the Yellow Jackets and advance in the tournament.
  • Large Earns Weekly ODAC Swimming Honors
    November 04, 2019
    Roanoke College?s Kimberly Large has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women?s Swimmer of the Week.
  • Kinkema Named ODAC Men's Swimmer of the Week
    November 04, 2019
    Following a big win over in state foe Mary Washington, Roanoke’s Connor Kinkema has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Men’s Swimmer of the Week.
  • RC Earns 2-0 ODAC Quarterfinal Win Over Guilford
    November 03, 2019
    Isaac Wolf scored a goal and added an assist to lead third-seeded Roanoke to a 2-0 win over sixth-seeded Guilford in the Quarterfinals of the 2019 ODAC Men’s Soccer Tournament.
  • Roanoke Posts Several ODAC Best Times In Win Over Mary Washington
    November 02, 2019
    The Maroons hosted the University of Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon at the Salem YMCA. In front of a pack pool, RC would roll, winning 24 of the 28 events en route to picking up two big wins over the Eagles.
  • RC Picked Fifth in ODAC Poll
    November 06, 2019
    The Roanoke College Women’s Basketball team has been picked fifth in the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Preseason Poll.
  • RC Caps Regular Season With 8-0 Win at Hollins
    November 02, 2019
    Ellie Schad recorded a hat trick as Roanoke closed out its regular season with an 8-0 win over Hollins on Saturday.
  • Men 4th and Women 5th At ODAC Championships
    November 02, 2019
    The Roanoke Men's and Women's Cross Country competed at the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic conference (ODAC) Championships on Saturday. The women finished 5th with the men coming home 4th in the 12 team field.
  • RC Closes Out Regular Season with 3-0 Win Over VWU
    November 02, 2019
    Three first-half goals propelled Roanoke to a 3-0 win over Virginia Wesleyan on Senior Day in Salem.
  • Maroons Win Finale In Five
    November 01, 2019
    The Maroons traveled to Southern Virginia for their final regular season match of the season. After falling behind, 2-1, RC would win the next two sets to take the tightly contested match.
  • Trick or Treat With Roanoke Athletics!
    October 22, 2019
    Roanoke College Athletics invites you to come Trick-or-Treating in our third annual Haunted Hallway. Roanoke Athletics' Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is teaming up with Feeding America of Southwest Virginia to collect donations and canned goods while welcoming the community to its own Happy Halloween Haunted Hallway.
  • Emilee Wooten Notches 100th Career Point
    October 17, 2019
    With three points in a double overtime win over Bridgewater on Tuesday night, Roanoke College’s Emilee Wooten became just the third player in program history to record 100 career points.
  • RC Men's Hoops Picked Fourth in ODAC Poll
    October 24, 2019
    The Roanoke College Men’s Basketball team has been tabbed fourth in the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Preseason Poll.
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