Marty Hudtloff

Marty Hudtloff

Marty Hudtloff is the Sports Director at WVIR-TV. He joined the NBC29 sports team in October of 2003. He has a degree in broadcast journalism from Bradley University. You can reach out to Marty via Email  or Twitter.

Mike Shiers

Mike Shiers

Mike Shiers joined the NBC29 News Team as a weekend sports anchor in September of 2009. You can reach Mike via email or Twitter.

Aileen Hnatiuk

Aileen Hnatiuk

Aileen Hnatiuk joined NBC29 in July 2018. Born and raised, this Florida native is embracing the mountains and snow.

Cavaliers Face Experienced Oklahoma Squad in NCAA Tournament 2nd Round

Cavaliers Face Experienced Oklahoma Squad in NCAA Tournament 2nd Round

The Virginia basketball team boasts a veteran group with postseason experience, but the Oklahoma seniors played in the Final Four in 2016.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 10:14 PM EDT by Mike Shiers
No. 8 UVA Women's Lacrosse Explodes for 17 goals, Dominates No. 13 Duke 17-12

No. 8 UVA Women's Lacrosse Explodes for 17 goals, Dominates No. 13 Duke 17-12

The UVa women's lacrosse team got four goals from Maggie Jackson in a 17-12 win over Duke

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 7:15 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
UVA Baseball Rallies to Beat Pittsburgh 7-5, Clinches Series Win

UVA Baseball Rallies to Beat Pittsburgh 7-5, Clinches Series Win

UVa baseball clinches a series win over Pittsburgh with a 7-5 win.

Saturday, March 23rd 2019, 6:54 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
Virginia Overcomes 14-Point Deficit to Beat Gardner-Webb 71-56 in First Round of NCAA Tournament

Virginia Overcomes 14-Point Deficit to Beat Gardner-Webb 71-56 in First Round of NCAA Tournament

The UVa basketball team overcame a 14-point first half deficit to beat Gardner-Webb 71-56.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 11:11 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
Friday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Friday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Friday's high school sports score and highlights from across central Virginia.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 11:10 PM EDT by Aileen Hnatiuk
UVA Baseball Beats Pittsburgh 13-3 in Series Game One

UVA Baseball Beats Pittsburgh 13-3 in Series Game One

Senior Cameron Simmons (Royersford, Pa.) was responsible for seven the 13 Cavalier runs on the afternoon.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 9:21 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
The UVa Basketball Team Won't Apologize for Last Season, Or Pay for NCAA Brackets

The UVa Basketball Team Won't Apologize for Last Season, Or Pay for NCAA Brackets

There are still some people who want the UVa basketball team to apologize for last season, and they're asking Kyle Guy for money.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 12:24 AM EDT by Marty Hudtloff & Mike Shiers
Cavaliers' Opponent Gardner-Webb Playing in First-Ever NCAA Tournament

Cavaliers' Opponent Gardner-Webb Playing in First-Ever NCAA Tournament

The UVa basketball team will take on Gardner-Webb in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Runnin' Bulldogs will be making their first-ever appearance in the Big Dance.

Friday, March 22nd 2019, 12:10 AM EDT by Marty Hudtloff & Mike Shiers
#9 UVA Men's Lacrosse Has Never-Say-Die Attitude

#9 UVA Men's Lacrosse Has Never-Say-Die Attitude

The 'Hoos have won four straight heading into Saturday's game at Hopkins.

Thursday, March 21st 2019, 1:52 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
UVA Women's Lacrosse Beats Defending National Champion JMU 14-9

UVA Women's Lacrosse Beats Defending National Champion JMU 14-9

The UVa women's lacrosse team improves to 8-3 on the season.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 11:12 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
UVA Baseball Rallies to Beat UConn 6-3

UVA Baseball Rallies to Beat UConn 6-3

The UVa baseball team improves to 10-10 on the season.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 10:01 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
Wednesday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Wednesday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Here are some of Wednesday's high school sports scores.

Wednesday, March 20th 2019, 11:18 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
Tuesday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Tuesday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Here are some high school sports scores and highlights from across central Virginia.

Tuesday, March 19th 2019, 11:54 PM EDT by Aileen Hnatiuk
Monday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Monday's High School Sports Scores & Highlights

Highlgihts on CW29 news at 10 and NBC29 news at 11.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 10:17 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
UVA Basketball Has More Offensive Punch this Year Heading into NCAA Tournament

UVA Basketball Has More Offensive Punch this Year Heading into NCAA Tournament

The 'Hoos are a better offensive team this season statistically, scoring about five points more than last year.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 6:10 PM EDT by Marty Hudtloff
Cavaliers Earn No. 1 Seed in NCAA Tournament; Face Gardner-Webb Friday in Columbia, SC

Cavaliers Earn No. 1 Seed in NCAA Tournament; Face Gardner-Webb Friday in Columbia, SC

UVa has earned a No. 1 Seed in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament for the fourth time in the last six seasons, and the seventh time in program history.

Monday, March 18th 2019, 12:45 AM EDT by Mike Shiers
No. 4 Seed Hokies Earn Highest NCAA Tournament Seed in Program History

No. 4 Seed Hokies Earn Highest NCAA Tournament Seed in Program History

Virginia Tech earned its highest seeding in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament in program history, and the 4-seed Hokies will face 13-seed St. Louis in the opening round.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 8:34 PM EDT by Mike Shiers
Virginia Baseball Falls Short, Georgia Tech Takes Series

Virginia Baseball Falls Short, Georgia Tech Takes Series

Virginia scored four runs in its final two turns at the plate but ultimately had its comeback fall short in a 6-5 loss to Georgia Tech.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 7:59 PM EDT by Aileen Hnatiuk
Virginia Softball Tops Georgia Tech in a 7-1 Win

Virginia Softball Tops Georgia Tech in a 7-1 Win

Freshman Tori Gilbert hit her first career home run to spark Virginia to a 7-1 victory over Georgia Tech in the series finale.

Sunday, March 17th 2019, 4:27 PM EDT by Aileen Hnatiuk
No. 11 UVa Men's Lax Rallies to Beat No. 7 Notre Dame 13-11

No. 11 UVa Men's Lax Rallies to Beat No. 7 Notre Dame 13-11

The No. 11 UVa men's lacrosse team trailed by five goals in the 2nd half, but the Cavaliers rallied to beat No. 7 Notre Dame 13-11 on Saturday at Klöckner Stadium.

Saturday, March 16th 2019, 11:53 PM EDT by Aileen Hnatiuk
No. 20 Notre Dame Upsets No. 5 Virginia Women's Lax 10-9

No. 20 Notre Dame Upsets No. 5 Virginia Women's Lax 10-9

Notre Dame scored the go-ahead goal with less than two minutes to play in the game, and the No. 20 Fighting Irish upset the No. 5 UVa women's lacrosse team 10-9 at Klöckner Stadium.

Saturday, March 16th 2019, 11:57 PM EDT by Aileen Hnatiuk
FSU Upsets Top-Seed Virginia 69-59 in ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

FSU Upsets Top-Seed Virginia 69-59 in ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

The #2 UVa basketball team will be unable to defend its ACC Tournament title, as the top-seed Cavaliers were upset 69-59 by 4-seed Florida State in the conference semifinals on Friday night in Charlotte, NC.

Friday, March 15th 2019, 11:51 PM EDT by Mike Shiers
Virginia finally gets easy NCAA win 63-51 over Oklahoma

Virginia finally gets easy NCAA win 63-51 over Oklahoma

Mamadi Diakite scored 14 points and had nine rebounds as No. 1 seed Virginia beat Oklahoma 63-51 on Sunday night.

Houston moves into Sweet 16 for first time in 35 years

Houston moves into Sweet 16 for first time in 35 years

Davis scores 21, leads Houston past Ohio State and into Sweet 16.

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announces retirement

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announces retirement

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski says he is retiring from the NFL after nine seasons.

High court won't referee dispute over Michael Jordan images

High court won't referee dispute over Michael Jordan images

The Supreme Court says it won't referee a dispute between Nike and a photographer who took a famous image of basketball great Michael Jordan.

Oregon beats UC Irvine 73-54 to advance to Sweet 16

Oregon beats UC Irvine 73-54 to advance to Sweet 16

Ehab Amin sparked Oregon out of a long drought to start the second half and the Ducks became the lone double-digit seed to advance to the Sweet 16 by beating UC Irvine 73-54 on Sunday night.

Williamson, Duke survive UCF's late misses, reach Sweet 16

Williamson, Duke survive UCF's late misses, reach Sweet 16

Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett rallied Duke from three points down with 45 seconds left as the top-seeded Blue Devils defeated ninth-seeded UCF 77-76 to reach the Sweet 16 on Sunday.