All Sports - Archives January 2018

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Swimming and Diving Falls at George Washington
Swimming & Diving 01/20/2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. Old Dominion University swimming and diving fell at George Washington on Saturday afternoon. The men lost 181.5-118.5, while the women fell 185-113. Freshman Ethan Apisa continued his winning ways in the 1000 freestyle, winning the event with a time of 9:52.90, while Graydon Tinneny finished second in 10:00.26. Senior Ashley Teller won the first women's event of the day with a time of 1:07.64 in the 100 breaststroke, while Paige Romine finished in second with a time of 1:09.54. Nick Wukovits won the men's 100 breaststroke with a time of 57.07, edging teammate Peter Durisin who finished with a time of 57.64. Filip Svedberg won the 200 butterfly in 1:55.05, while Wukovits won his second event of the day in 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:08.05.

Men's Tennis Drops 4-3 Match at No. 23 Nationally Ranked Columbia
Men's Tennis 01/20/2018

The Old Dominion men's tennis team (2-1) dropped a 4-3 match at No. 23 nationally ranked Columbia (1-0) on Saturday afternoon at the Dick Savitt Tennis Center.

Old Dominion Falls to Tennessee [RV], 4-3
Women's Tennis 01/20/2018

The Old Dominion women's team (3-1) fell to Tennessee (1-0) by a 4-3 score on Saturday afternoon at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center. The Volunteers were the only team to receive votes in the ITA Top 25 national poll this week.

ODU Downs FAU in Boca, 73-62; Monarchs Have Won 10 of Their Last 11
Men's Basketball 01/20/2018

The Old Dominion men's basketball team (15-4, 6-1 C-USA) racked up 17 steals en route to defeating Florida Atlantic (9-10, 3-4 C-USA) by a 73-62 score at FAU Arena on Saturday afternoon. ODU led for 38:29 of the possible 40 minutes. The Monarchs have now won 10 of their last 11.

Monarchs Halt Roadrunners for Second Straight Win
Women's Basketball 01/20/2018

The Old Dominion women's basketball team won its second consecutive game, defeating UTSA, 69-63, on Alumni Night on Saturday evening at the Ted Constant Center.

Monarchs Host American in First of Four Straight Home Duals
Wrestling 01/20/2018

NORFOLK, Va. The Old Dominion wrestling team (6-5, 3-1 MAC) will host American University (4-4, 1-2 EIWA) at the Ted Constant Center on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 1 p.m.

Monarchs Down Buffalo 22-9 in MAC Battle
Wrestling 01/19/2018

BUFFALO, N.Y. The Old Dominion (6-5, 3-1 MAC) wrestling team defeated Buffalo (5-6, 2-2 MAC) in a conference battle on Friday night in Buffalo, N.Y., 22-9. The Monarchs won seven out of 10 bouts.

Women's Soccer Turns in 3.6 Team GPA for Fall; 19 on Dean's List & 24 With 3.0+
Women's Soccer 01/19/2018

The Old Dominion women's soccer team turned in a 3.60 team GPA for the fall, while three student-athletes obtained a perfect 4.0 GPA, 19 players were named to the Dean's List and 24 Soccer Monarchs earned a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Tennis Monarchs Travel to No. 23 Columbia Saturday (1PM) and Penn on Sunday (12PM)
Men's Tennis 01/19/2018

The Old Dominion men's tennis team (2-0) will begin its first road trip of the season against No. 23 nationally ranked Columbia on Saturday, Jan. 20th at 1:00 p.m. at the Dick Savitt Tennis Center, before taking on Penn (0-0) on Sunday, Jan. 21st at 12:00 p.m. at the Hecht Tennis Center.

ODU Wins Five of Six Singles Matches En Route to Downing UVA, 5-2
Women's Tennis 01/18/2018

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. The Old Dominion women's tennis team (3-0) claimed victory in five of six singles matches as the Monarchs proved to be too much for the University of Virginia by a 5-2 score on Thursday night at the Boar's Head Sports Club.

ODU Holds FIU to 54 Points in 10-Point Victory; Monarchs Have Won Nine of Last 10
Men's Basketball 01/18/2018

MIAMI, Fla. - The Old Dominion men's basketball team (14-4, 5-1 C-USA) defeated FIU (8-11, 2-4 C-USA) by a 64-54 score on Thursday night at FIU Arena. ODU has now won nine of its last 10 games.

Six Monarchs Tabbed in Division I Wrestling Coaches' Panel Ranking
Wrestling 01/18/2018

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. Six Monarchs have been highlighted in the first Division I coaches' panel ranking. In part of the mid way point of the 2017-2018 season, the NCAA released the first of four coaches' panel ranking on Thursday morning. Michael McGee (125), Caleb Richardson (133), Alex Madrigal (141), Kenan Carter (149), Larry Early (157), and Seldon Wright (174) are among the ODU student-athletes included in the first ranking.