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WISE, Va. – The number 11 ranked Wheeling Jesuit volleyball team traveled to Wise, Virginia on Friday to take on UVa-Wise. The Cardinals posted a 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-8) victory over the Cavaliers in Mountain East Conference action. Haley Kindall finished with a match-high 13 kills, while Andrea Thobe finished with a match-high 38 assists and Makenzie Ripley collected 20 digs for the Cardinals (26-3, 11-0 MEC).
BRISTOL, Tenn. - - Host King University posted a 3-0 (25-22, 25-16, 25-17) victory over UVa-Wise in non-conference volleyball action on Wednesday. The victorious Tornado were led by Summer Kremer who posted a double-double with 11 kills and 11 digs while teammate Olivia Underwood tallied 32 assists.
Storylines – The West Virginia State GameUVa-Wise won its first ever Mountain East Conference game against West Virginia State in Wise, a year ago. The Cavaliers entered that contest winless at 0-7. Coach Dewey Lusk's squad will look to repeat last year's performance on Saturday as the team once again faces the Yellow Jackets in search of the first win of the season. West Virginia State enters on a two-game losing streak.
MILLIGAN, Tenn. - - UVa-Wise won its fifth consecutive match with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-12, 25-22) victory over Milligan College at the Steve Lacy Fieldhouse on Monday. Recent Mountain East Conference Player of the Week honoree Karley Allen led all players with 15 kills while teammate Brittni Altmann collected a match-high 14 digs in the win.
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. -- UVa-Wise's Karley Allen has been named Mountain East Conference Player of the Week after helping the Cavs to a 3-0 record last week.
WISE - - Glenville State jumped out to a 28-7 halftime lead and never trailed en route to a 35-9 Mountain East Conference win over UVa-Wise at Carl Smith Stadium on Saturday. The game opened with Brayden Altmann serving as an honorary captain, a young man with close ties to the College who was recently injured.
WISE, Va. – UVa-Wise won its fourth consecutive match on Saturday with a 3-1 (25-21, 25-19, 20-25, 25-20) victory over the University of Charleston at the Prior Center. Karley Allen posted a match-high 23 kills, while collecting 22 digs.
WISE - - UVa-Wise won its third consecutive match on Friday with a 3-0 (25-20, 25-17, 25-18) victory over West Virginia State at the Prior Center. Karley Allen posted a double-double in the win with 13 kills and 12 digs to lead the Cavaliers.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The fall portion of the UVa-Wise women's tennis season came to a close on Friday when West Virginia Wesleyan posted a 5-1 victory over the Cavaliers in the opening round of the Mountain East Conference Tournament.
WISE - - UVa-Wise freshman Daria Tyschenko was named First-Team All-MEC by the league's coaches on Thursday. The Ukraine native won five singles, including four of her last five, while also teaming to win five doubles matches in her first collegiate season.
NEWARK, Ohio - - Concord University won its second consecutive Mountain East Conference men's golf crown on Wednesday. The Mountain Lions finished with a team score 937, 14 shots better than second place West Liberty University. UVa-Wise finished in 10th, led by Blake Blizard who finished the tournament with a three-day total of 234 to finish in sixth place as an individual.
RICHMOND, Va. - - UVa-Wise improved its record to 9-9 on Tuesday with a 3-0 (25-5, 25-18, 25-25-19) road victory over Virginia Union. The Cavaliers posted an impressive .349 hitting percentage in the match as the visitors tallied 36 kills against just seven errors in completing the season sweep over the Panthers.
DANIELS, W.Va. – The UVa-Wise women's golf team traveled to Daniels, West Virgina to compete in the MEC Championship this week. The Cavaliers finished eighth in the conference championship with an overall three-day score of 1171. Makenzie Cluesman led for UVa-Wise and finished 19th with an overall three-day score of 270. Notre Dame College took home the title with a team score of 1006.
Storylines – The Glenville State GameA late second touchdown by Glenville State gave the school its biggest win of the season last week, a 33-30 win over the University of Charleston. Prior to the victory, the Pioneers had lost four of their first five games to start the season. Glenville State ranks second in the Mountain East Conference in rushing at 214.5 rushing yards per game and first in average yards per carry at 5.2. Despite their success on the ground, the Pioneers turned to the air attack in the win over the Golden Eagles. Quarterback Sean Steele connected on 22 of 39 pass attempts for 323 yards and two touchdown passes in the victory. Coach David Hutchinson's club was picked to finish fourth in the MEC by a preseason poll voted on by the league's coaches.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - - The UVa-Wise women's tennis team traveled to Charleston, West Virginia Saturday to take on the University of Charleston. The Golden Eagles (5-2, 5-2 MEC) did not lose a set against the Cavaliers (6-7, 4-3 MEC) in posting the 9-0 win.
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - - Shepherd University entered Saturday's Mountain East Conference game ranked ninth in the latest NCAA Division II AFCA Poll and coach Monte Cater's team lived up to its billing with a 51-0 win over UVa-Wise at Ram Stadium. The shutout was the second of the season for the Rams as the Cavaliers mustered just 107 yards of total offense against the top ranked defensive unit in the nation.
WISE, Va. – Notre Dame College traveled to Wise, Virginia on Saturday to take on the UVa-Wise Cavaliers. Karley Allen had a match-high 19 kills, while Veronica Sanchez finished with a match-high 21 assists and Brittni Altmann collected a match-high 10 digs to lead the Cavaliers to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-10, 25-17) victory over the Falcons.
WISE - - Urbana University won the first two sets and held off a UVa-Wise rally to post a 3-1 (25-23, 25-19, 23-25, 25-19) Mountain East Conference win at the Prior Center on Friday.
WISE, Va. --The Office of Athletics invites alumni and fans to meet and talk with our student athletes and coaches, after enjoying some great athletic competition. In conjunction with athletic events, several "Meet the Highland Cavalier" events are scheduled throughout the academic year. Those in attendance can tour athletic facilities, receive autographs from players and coaches, and have a chance to win an autographed team jersey from each sport.
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. - - The UVa-Wise volleyball team traveled to Bluefield, West Virginia on Tuesday to take on the Blues. Lindsey Tucker finished with a team-high seven kills, while Veronica Sanchez added 12 assists and Brittni Altmann collected a match-high 21 digs to lead the Cavalers to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-22, 25-18) victory over Bluefield State College.