R-MC can't win 500th for LaHaye - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

R-MC can't win 500th for LaHaye

ASHLAND, VA (WWBT) - The Randolph-Macon ladies could not bring home a momentous victory for their legendary coach.  The Yellow Jackets lost to Virginia Wesleyan Tuesday night 78-70, keeping Carroll LaHaye stuck on 499 career victories.

R-MC held a 23-21 first half lead, but VW went on a run and held onto a 32-29 halftime lead.  The Yellow Jackets could not stop Wesleyan in the second half, surrendering 46 points after the break.

Randolph-Macon did have three players score in double figures - Maggie Roy poured in 21 points, Taylor Wieczorek had a double-double with 20 points and 13 boards, and Sarah Parsons dropped in 16 points off the bench.

Sarah Siepp led all scorers for Wesleyan with 27 points.  VW improved to 10-3 record, and 7-1 in the conference. Macon is now 5-7, and 3-4 in the ODAC.

LaHaye, who has been the coach at R-MC since 1982-83 season, will go for win #500 on Friday night against Roanoke.

Copyright 2011 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved.

  • SportsMore>>

  • Heat add Tillman to Summer League roster

    Heat add Tillman to Summer League roster

    Friday, June 22 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:20:55 GMT

    VCU forward Justin Tillman has agreed to play for the Miami Heat in the NBA Summer Leagues. The Heat are scheduled to field a summer league squad in Sacramento, Calif. July 2-5 and in Las Vegas, Nev. from July 6-17. 

    More >>

    VCU forward Justin Tillman has agreed to play for the Miami Heat in the NBA Summer Leagues. The Heat are scheduled to field a summer league squad in Sacramento, Calif. July 2-5 and in Las Vegas, Nev. from July 6-17. 

    More >>
  • UVA's Hall drafted by Oklahoma City Thunder

    UVA's Hall drafted by Oklahoma City Thunder

    Friday, June 22 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-06-22 04:22:32 GMT

    Virginia guard Devon Hall was selected in the second round of Thursday's NBA Draft by the Oklahoma City Thunder (53rd overall). He becomes the fifth UVA player since 2012 to hear his named called on draft night. 

    More >>

    Virginia guard Devon Hall was selected in the second round of Thursday's NBA Draft by the Oklahoma City Thunder (53rd overall). He becomes the fifth UVA player since 2012 to hear his named called on draft night. 

    More >>
  • New Flying Squirrel Menez brings baseball legacy to Richmond

    New Flying Squirrel Menez brings baseball legacy to Richmond

    Baseball success runs in Conner Menez's family. His grandfather, Bill Plummer, was a member of the 1970's Big Red Machine, backing up hall of famer Johnny Bench behind the plate. Menez will make his first home start for the Flying Squirrels on Friday, but burst onto the scene in his AA debut, tossing six shutout innings and picking up a win at Harrisburg this past Saturday.

    More >>

    Baseball success runs in Conner Menez's family. His grandfather, Bill Plummer, was a member of the 1970's Big Red Machine, backing up hall of famer Johnny Bench behind the plate. Menez will make his first home start for the Flying Squirrels on Friday, but burst onto the scene in his AA debut, tossing six shutout innings and picking up a win at Harrisburg this past Saturday.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly