Former ODU football coach Bobby Wilder takes head coaching position at Tennessee Tech
On Sunday, Wilder announced that he would be accepting a new head coaching at Tennessee Tech University.
Can Skating Help Fight Violence? Join Us This Sunday!
This coming Sunday, prepare to lace up your skates for a cause. The "Skating Out Violence" event will take place on Sun, Dec 10 from 6pm to 8pm at the Greenbrier Family Skating Center Roller Skating, located at 1409 Stephanie Way, Chesapeake, VA 23320. This unique gathering is not just about having fun, but also about raising awareness about the impact of violence in our community.
Impressive Wins Launch Norfolk State Men into Mid-Major Top 25
NORFOLK, Va. – After in-state victories against William & Mary and VCU last week, the Norfolk State men's basketball has landed in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 Rankings for the first time this season. The Spartans (6-3), after receiving just one vote in the previous poll, earned the No....
Virginia High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Norfolk County Today - December 5
Be sure to catch the high school basketball games taking place in Norfolk County, Virginia today. Information on how to stream all of the action can be located below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!
Three OBX Storm Teams Take Home Championships at Atlantic Cup Tournament
OBX Storm is proud to Congratulate three of our teams who each brought home a Championship win in the Atlantic Cup Tournament in Virginia Beach on December 2 and 3. The Riptides U18 Girls clinched first place after a solid weekend of play to take home the Championship under Coach Jason Stevens. Their two games on Saturday, pulling out a win in both, in advance of their final game on Sunday morning. They came ready to play Sunday morning and came out on top. Coach Stevens is glad that the team was able to complete the fall season with a Tournament win.
Martinez's game-winning kick created birthday to remember
CHESAPEAKE, VA (WTKR)- Most kids want a car for their 16th birthday, but with a region championship game that night, Indian River's Noah Martinez had a different wish. "I just wanted the opportunity to do something good," the Braves' sophomore kicker said. "That's what I told my parents. I told them I just hope God gives me the opportunity to do something good because I just wanted to shine a little bit."
James Madison, Old Dominion ready to go bowling
ROANOKE, Va. – James Madison football will make its bowl season debut in Fort Worth, Texas, when it faces off against Air Force in the 2023 Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl on Dec. 23. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. ET (2:30 p.m. CT) from Amon G. Carter Stadium,...
William & Mary hosts Allette and Old Dominion
Old Dominion Monarchs (3-4) at William & Mary Tribe (3-6) BOTTOM LINE: Old Dominion takes on the William & Mary Tribe after Vasean Allette scored 21 points in Old Dominion’s 81-68 loss to the Northeastern Huskies. The Tribe have gone 3-0 at home. William & Mary is 2-0 when...
Maury rolls past Indian River to advance to third straight Class 5 title game
NORFOLK, Va. (WTKR) — Maury's lived with the memories of coming up short in both the 2021 and 2022 Class 5 State Championship games. The Commodores will have a third shot at the trophy and some redemption. Dyrri McCain's squad posted a dominant 55-0 win over Indian River in...
Relocated Bahamas Bowl — now Famous Toastery Bowl — brings ODU, Western Kentucky to Charlotte
Old Dominion and Western Kentucky were named to play in the Famous Toastery Bowl, which will be played Dec. 18 at the Charlotte 49ers’ Jerry Richardson Stadium.
ODU Women's Basketball remains unbeaten after topping FGCU
ODU Women's Basketball remains unbeaten after topping FGCU.
ODU Lacrosse Announces 2024 Recruting Class
NORFOLK, Va. – Old Dominion Women's Lacrosse Head Coach Theresa Walton announced the signing of 12 players to the team's 2024 recruiting class on Tuesday. "We are so excited for this Class of 2024 both individually and collectively. Each player comes from great high school and club experience that we know has prepared them for elite level Division I lacrosse. Within our twelve committed players in the class, six players hail from Maryland, two from New Jersey, one from New York, Virginia, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts, said head coach Theresa Walton."
Western Kentucky vs. Old Dominion Prediction, Odds, Trends and Key Players for Famous Toastery Bowl
Old Dominion overachieved in 2023, making a surprise appearance in a bowl game this season, and will take a Western Kentucky in the Famous Toastery Bowl in hopes of ending the great year on an even higher note. The Hilltoppers entered the season as the co-favorites to win Conference USA,...
ODU Volleyball Adds Five to 2024 Recruiting Class
NORFOLK, Va. – Old Dominion volleyball and head coach Fred Chao announced five future Monarchs as part of its 2024 recruiting class. "This recruiting class continues the momentum of growth and performance for our program," said head coach Fred Chao. "Each of them brings athleticism and skill that will make an immediate impact in the gym and will raise our competitive level quickly. They are highly accomplished in other aspects of their lives, they give back to their community, and they have a drive to work hard and achieve more. They share an enthusiasm, positivity, and humor that will make the journey enjoyable. More importantly, they bring a passion for TEAM that is contagious and will instantly connect them with our returners."
Thomas Named Lou Henson National Player of the Week
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State junior Jamarii Thomas has begun to receive national recognition for his stellar start to the 2023-24 season, earning Lou Henson National Player of the Week honors from CollegeInsider.com on Monday afternoon. The acknowledgement comes after several elite performances from Thomas, the MEAC's leading scorer....
XC Champions Look Back On a Great Season
With fall sports behind us, it’s time to look back on the season. Friends School had many championship teams, one of which was the Boys JV cross country team. They secured their 2nd championship in a row the last day of October. To get some insight into the championship team, we talked with three runners from this year’s squad.
High school football state semifinals: Maury, Phoebus, and Lafayette advance to state championship games
Maury put on another dominant performance blanking Indian River 55-0. Phoebus advanced over King George and Lafayette over Brentsville.
Maury and Indian River Set for Showdown with State Finals Berth at Stake
• The undefeated Maury Commodores are set to face the Indian River Braves in a football match on Saturday at 2 p.m. • The winner of this game will advance to the state finals.
Remembering Darryl Cummings: A Legacy of Excellence in Tennis Coaching
Former Norfolk State Tennis head coach Darryl Cummings, known for his contributions to the Hampton Roads community, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 59. Cummings coached at Norfolk State for three seasons and amassed over 600 wins throughout his more than 20-year career as a head coach. He also served as the head coach at Old Dominion University for the longest period of his career. Cummings was highly respected in the tennis community and mentored many players, leaving behind a lasting impact.