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Harry Howard Jr.

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Holopainen Steps up for Lady Monarchs

January 29, 2017 |

Harry Howard Jr.

Sports Editor

Following their victory over Rice, the Lady Monarchs hosted North Texas Saturday at The Ted using a 27-point fourth quarter to propel them to a 62-47 victory.

“For us, we knew it was going to be a battle. … Read More

Monarchs Remain Undefeated All-Time Against Mean Green

January 28, 2017 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

ODU ended their Texas road swing on a good note, taking down North Texas 73-67 Saturday at the Super Pit. Despite being winless in conference play, the Mean Green hung in the game until the final minutes. … Read More

Stith Dominates in Return at Rice

January 27, 2017 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

In Brandan Stith’s first game since Jan. 5, the Monarchs held on to defeat Rice by a score of 80-72 at Tudor Fieldhouse. Stith came off the bench and his right ankle looked fully healed. He was … Read More

Super Bowl LI Preview

January 27, 2017 |

Kevin Washington Contributing Writer

On Feb. 5 Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons will step onto the NRG Stadium field against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in Houston, Texas. Both teams coasted through the playoffs with fairly dominant performances … Read More

Lady Monarchs Double-Take Rice

January 27, 2017 |

Contributing Writer Brittany Reigelsperger

The Lady Monarchs triumphed over the Rice Owls 81-66 for the second time this season. Increasing their lead in the all-time series to 7-1, this also helped boost them into a three-way tie for sixth place in … Read More

President Trump’s Place in the World of Sports

January 22, 2017 |

Harry Howard Sports Editor

The president of the U.S. and the sports world have always intersected. Presidents throw out the first pitch, invite Championship teams to the White House and help campaign for major events like the World Cup and Olympics to come to the … Read More

Monarchs Lose Heartbreaker

January 22, 2017 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

With the game clock winding down, Charlotte guard Jon Davis hit the game-winning jump shot with 0.2 seconds left on the clock to defeat the Monarchs 74-72. The game winner was suiting for a game that went back and forth … Read More

49ers Outlast Lady Monarchs on Military Appreciation Day

January 22, 2017 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

On Miltary Appreciation Day at The Ted, the Lady Monarchs came up short against the first place Charlotte 49ers 86-75. Early in the fourth quarter, ODU cut the lead to 60-58 with 7:37 left and that … Read More

Bowl Mania

December 15, 2016 |

Roberto Castro Contributing Writer

College football has once again lived up to its billing and has not failed to provide us with some of the most intriguing, and improbable outcomes and events that have helped shape the college football landscape. Though … Read More

Monarch Free Throw Woes Cost Them Again

December 12, 2016 |

Alex Brooks Contributing Writer

VCU headed down Interstate 64 to take on the Monarchs in front of sold out crowd that whited out the Ted. VCU spoiled former ODU great Kent Bazemore’s homecoming with a 67-64 victory. Bazemore had his jersey retired and … Read More

Lady Monarchs Win on Education Day

December 11, 2016 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

In its sixth annual Education Day game, the Lady Monarchs defeated Dartmouth in a dominating fashion by a score of 82-56. The Ted was roaring with a record crowd of 8,563, with 7,813 fans being students from … Read More

Lady Monarchs Rally in 4th Quarter for Barefoot’s 300th Win

December 10, 2016 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

Trailing heading into the fourth quarter, the Lady Monarchs defeated rival VCU 70-60 at the Ted Constant Center for head coach Karen Barefoot’s 300th career win. The milestone wasn’t on her mind though, as all she wanted was … Read More

Monarchs Takes Down Big Green

December 8, 2016 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

In their first game following a seventh place finish in the Battle 4 Atlantis the Monarchs defeated Dartmouth 59-47 at the Ted Constant Center despite beging down one starter. Prior to the game ODU head coach Jeff … Read More

Monarchs Takeout Dukes in Home Opener

November 20, 2016 |

Harry Howard Jr. Sports Editor

In a hard fought contest Old Dominion (1-0) defeated James Madison (0-1) 62-55 in both teams’ 2016-17 season opener. Despite a shaky night on offense, the Monarchs played lockdown defense throughout the night in front of … Read More

ODU’s Offensive Firepower Too Much for FAU

November 19, 2016 |

Roberto Castro

Contributing Writer

After a slow start trailing 14-3 in the first quarter, the Old Dominion Monarchs put on an offensive clinic in the second half on the road to defeat the Florida Atlantic Owls 42-24.

The Monarchs (8-3, 6-1 C-USA)  took … Read More

Monarchs Win in Richmond For First Time in 19 Years

November 19, 2016 |

Harry Howard Jr.

Sports Editor

The Old Dominion men’s basketball team hit the road and took down the Richmond Spiders 64-61 at the Robins Center for the first time since Jan. 4, 1997. The win snapped a 10 game losing streak for … Read More