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The Blue & Gray Press | August 23, 2017

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UMW golf finishes inaugural season on high note

April 20, 2017 |

BY MIKEY BARNES

On Oct. 24, 2014, the University of Mary Washington announced it would be welcoming a new program to the UMW athletics team. That program addition was the men’s golf team, coached by former men’s basketball coach, Rod Wood. Wood had led the UMW men’s basketball program to the Elite 8 of the NCAA tournament in his final season as the head of the program. He served as the head golf coach at Robert E. Lee High School where he led them to two conference championships.Read More

First ever UMW Men’s Golf team tees off practice

September 8, 2016 |

By MIKEY BARNES

This Fall, the University of Mary Washington welcomed a new sport to its current plethora of successful teams. Former head men’s basketball coach and current facilities director for the Anderson Center, Rod Wood will serve as the … Read More

Rod Wood and men’s golf program joins athletics in fall

April 21, 2016 |

By REBECA MURPHY

In October 2014, UMW Athletics announced the addition of a men’s varsity golf team beginning in the fall of 2016. Former UMW men’s basketball coach and current Director of Athletic Facilities, Rod Wood, will serve as the new program’s head coach.Read More

Men’s basketball coach will move to new position come fall

April 2, 2014 |

Rod Wood, head coach of the University of Mary Washington’s men’s basketball team will not coach the team next year. Instead, Wood will take a new job as Expanded Position of Director of Athletics, effective at the end of this school year. The shift of authority is following the basketball team’s most successful season in school history.Read More

Wood to Return Friday, Feb. 24

February 22, 2012 |

Last week, The University of Mary Washington’s men’s head basketball coach Rod Wood was placed on administrative leave following a DUI arrest that occurred on Wednesday, Feb. 15.Read More

Wood Put on Administrative Leave Following DUI Charge

February 18, 2012 |

UPDATED STORY

University officials confirmed earlier today that the University of Mary Washington’s men’s head basketball coach Rod Wood was placed on administrative leave following a DUI arrest on Wednesday night, as first reported by The Free Lance-Star.

Wood, who’s been … Read More

Men’s Basketball Falls at Salisbury

February 9, 2011 |

The University of Mary Washington’s men’s basketball team lost a hard fought road game at conference rival Salisbury last Saturday, Feb. 5, falling to the Sea Gulls 72-68. The loss was the fifth in the last seven games for the … Read More

Men’s Basketball Splits A Pair of CAC Matchups

February 2, 2011 |

By MADALYN CROWELL

The University of Mary Washington men’s basketball team suffered an 11-point road loss to nationally-ranked St. Mary’s College of Maryland last Saturday, Jan. 29. The Eagles rebounded from that loss to knock off Marymount University on Monday, … Read More

Men’s Basketball Falls to Wolverines

January 19, 2011 |

This past Saturday, the University of Mary Washington men’s basketball team traveled to Delaware and faced off against Capital Athletic Conference rival Wesley College. The host Wolverines edged the visiting Eagles 106-97 at Wentworth gymnasium.

With the loss, UMW fell … Read More

Looking to Motivate, Wood Makes Changes

January 29, 2009 |

By Nick Nelson

With the ball in his court and the season hanging in the balance, University of Mary Washington men’s basketball Coach Rod Wood made the decision to have his players try out a second time to earn their … Read More