NORFOLK, Va. – ODU men's tennis head coach, Dominik Mueller, was named the 2018 VaSID Coach of the Year on Wednesday afternoon. Adam Moundir and Aziz Kijametovic garnered All-State Singles First Team honors, while Vincent Schneider and Francois Musitelli were named to the All-State Singles Second Team. Kijametovic and Musitelli were also named to the All-State Doubles Second Team.
NORFOLK, Va. – Old Dominion women's tennis head coach, Dominic Manilla, was named the 2018 VaSID Coach of the Year, while Holly Hutchinson and Yulia Starodubtseva were named to the All-State Singles Second Team.
NORFOLK, Va. – The Old Dominion rowing team will be moving into the American Athletic Conference effective July 2, 2018. The Monarchs will be joining UCF, San Diego State, UConn, Sacramento State, SMU, Temple, and Tulsa in the AAC.
A total of eight Old Dominion field hockey players will compete in next week's 2018 Young Women's National Championship in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, from June 25-29.
Old Dominion golfer Chad Hess has been named one of 14 recipients of the Conference USA Jim Castañeda Postgraduate Scholarship Award, the league office announced on Wednesday.
The Old Dominion women's soccer team turned in a 3.52 GPA for the 2017-18 academic year, which ranked first amongst ODU's 18 athletic teams. The Soccer Monarchs also compiled the highest team GPA for the fall semester with a 3.6.
Conference USA announced that Old Dominion University men's golfer Chad Hess was one of 14 winners of the Conference USA Spring Spirit of Service Award.
– Old Dominion University Hall of Famer Anne Donovan died Wednesday, June 13. She was 56. "Anne was a great ambassador for what intercollegiate athletics is all about. She was an outstanding scholar as a student, a terrific performer and teammate, plus a caring and engaged member of her community," ODU President John R. Broderick said. "She was respected and loved by everyone whose path crossed hers at Old Dominion. Our condolences go out to her family and many fiends." Donovan was recognized by virtually every post season and All-American squad in the nation during her ODU career, earning Kodak All-American honors for three years and Academic All-American honors for two straight seasons. Her honors culminated in 1983 with her naming as the Naismith Trophy winner as the national Player of the Year as selected by coaches and awarded an NCAA post-graduate scholarship for her academic achievements. Anne completed her four years at ODU with a 3.5 cumulative average in her major of leisure studies and became the all-time leading scorer and rebounder in ODU history with 2,719 points and 1,976 rebounds. She is still the NCAA's all-time shot blocker with 801. "We are deeply saddened to have lost one of the all-time greats to ever play the game of women's basketball. Anne was a national champion, Olympic gold medal winner as both a player and a coach, and a national champion as a professional head coach. Few have or ever will enjoy the type of success Anne has experienced throughout her career," ODU Director of Athletics Dr. Wood Selig said. "She was a role model student-athlete at ODU. Throughout her college and professional career Anne was one of ODU's best ambassadors both for the institution and Lady Monarch basketball. Anne's legacy will be permanent and ever lasting and will forever remain as the foundation upon which the Lady Monarch brand become national and synonymous
NORFOLK, Va. – Monarch wrestling head coach Steve Martin announced the addition of Steven Rodrigues to the coaching staff on Friday afternoon. Rodrigues replaces Daryl Thomas, who was promoted to assistant head coach on the ODU staff, Rodrigues will work closely with the middle and upper weights.
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NORFOLK, Va. – Tickets to Old Dominion's six away football games this season are now on sale, beginning with the season-opener on Saturday, Sept. 1 at Liberty. For ticket information, call 757-683-4444 or go to YNOTTIX.com. The priority deadline to order away game tickets is Wednesday, Aug. 1. All seating assignments for away games are based on ODAF Priority Point rankings after Aug. 1. The Monarchs open the season at Liberty and return to the road on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Charlotte for the Conference USA opener. ODU will hit the road again on Saturday, Oct. 6 against defending Conference USA Champion, Florida Atlantic. The Monarchs return to the road on Saturday, Oct. 20 at WKU. Following a three-game, four week long home stand, ODU finishes the 2018 season on the road in Houston at Rice. Date Opponent Time Price Sept. 1 at Liberty 6 p.m. $35 Sept. 15 at Charlotte 6 p.m. $30 Sept. 29 at East Carolina TBA $50 Oct. 6 at Florida Atlantic TBA $25 Oct. 20 at WKU 7:30 p.m. $25 Nov. 24 Rice 1 p.m. $30
Head coach Andrew Griffiths and the Old Dominion field hockey program announced the schedule for the upcoming 2018 season on Monday.