It was a sight that the Emory & Henry community was anticipating: blue and gold jerseys swarming the Salem Civic Center’s court during this year’s ODAC Men’s Basketball tournament. With the pieces in place, the Wasps took the ODAC tournament by storm, but eventually fell short in the championship game. Whether they knew it or… Read More Community Rallies Behind Men’s Basketball
It all starts when one sets their foot in the Salem Civic Center. The pressure mounts as players walk into the ODAC banquet as squadrons of battle-tested individuals represent their team while awards are presented to individuals and teams alike. The Emory & Henry Women’s Basketball Team saw two players achieve awards as senior guard… Read More Women’s Basketball Falls in Semifinals
Emory & Henry entered the tournament as the hottest team in the ODAC, having won seven straight, including a win over eventual ODAC champion Guilford, 65-60. After a first round bye, E&H would first play Roanoke in the quarterfinals, the last team to have beaten E&H before their seven game win streak. The Wasps would… Read More Wasps Fall in ODAC Championship
The Emory & Henry Wasps just keep on rolling, and it couldn’t have come at a better time. E&H heads into the ODAC tournament as the hottest team in the conference having won seven in a row, with the most noticeable coming off the upset win against Guilford 65-60. For senior Ryan Gravley, that kind… Read More Men’s B-Ball Enter ODAC Tourney
The New York Knicks have been very well known in the National Basketball Association for many years. The New York Knicks are two-time NBA champions, having won it all in 1970 and 1973. Ever since then, the Knicks have had their fair share of difficulties. They have seen major talent in players like Patrick Ewing,… Read More NY Knicks in Trouble?
The Emory & Henry women’s basketball team was in action for two games this past week. Their first matchup was last Wednesday, Feb. 8, against Lynchburg College. There, the Wasps lost a 75-58 contest against the Hornets. E&H and Lynchburg traded buckets for the first couple of minutes that would see E&H with a 7-6… Read More Seniors Send The Wasps by the Eagles
The Emory & Henry men’s basketball team has experienced extraordinary growth recently, and head coach David Willson is to credit for it. Willson has taken a team that would win about 5 games a year, to ODAC contenders. The year before Willson arrived at Emory & Henry, the Wasps only won 4 games. Willson’s first… Read More The Leader Men’s Basketball Needed