QUICK FACTS
Location: Norfolk, Va.
Founded: 1930
Enrollment: 24,670
Nickname: Monarchs & Lady Monarchs
Colors: Slate Blue, Silver and Light Blue
President: John R. Broderick
Athletics Director: Dr. Wood Selig
Senior Woman Administrator: Deb Polca
Media Relations Director: Carol R. Hudson, Jr.
Ticket Office Phone: (757) 683-4444
Alumni Director: Dana G. Allen

LINKS
Athletics Website: odusports.com
University Website: odu.edu
Alumni Website: odualumni.org
Facebook: Old Dominion University Athletics
Twitter: @odusports
Convention Bureau: http://www.visitnorfolktoday.com/
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ATHLETIC FACILITIES
Football Stadium: Foreman Field at S.B. Ballard Stadium (20,068)
Basketball/Volleyball Arena: Ted Constant Convocation Center (8,472)
Baseball: Bud Metheny Baseball Complex
Soccer: Soccer Complex
Tennis: Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center

SPONSORED SPORTS (17)
MEN (8) - Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, Wrestling
WOMEN (8) - Basketball, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Rowing Soccer, Swimming & Diving, Tennis
COED (1) - Sailing

NOTABLE ALUMNI

  • BEN BAILEY - Host of TV Show, Cash Cab
  • CAL BOWDLER - Former NBA Player & first round selection
  • MICHAEL BLOOMFIELD - Space Shuttle and ISS Astronaut
  • ANNE DONOVAN - First Women's Naismith College Player of the Year selection (1983) and 1995 inductee into the Basketball Hall of Fame; two-time Olympic gold medalist as a player and coach; and former WNBA Coach, current head coach at Seton Hall.
  • CHRIS GATLING - Former NBA player & first round selection
  • MILLS E. GODWIN JR. - Two-term Governor of Virginia
  • JAY HARRIS - Professional sportscaster; ESPN SportsCenter anchor
  • WILBERT JAMES, JR. - President of Toyota Motor Manufacturing
  • NANCY LIEBERMAN - Basketball player and coach; silver medalist in 1976 Olympics; 2000 inductee into Basketball Hall of Fame
  • TOMMY NEWSOM - Assistant Director of The Tonight Show band
  • BETH POLSON - Emmy award-winning producer of the Barbara Walters Specials
  • OLIVER PURNELL - Head men's basketball coach at DePaul
  • KENNETH SAMET - President & CEO of MedStar Health, the largest not for profit healthcare delivery system in the Baltimore-Washington, DC region.
  • DEBORAH SHELTON - 1970 Miss USA; Actress
  • ANNA TUNNICLIFFE - 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist for USA Sailing
  • JUSTIN VERLANDER - Pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, AL Cy Young and MVP
  • MARK WEST - Former NBA player & current Vice President of Player Programs for the Phoenix Suns

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