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Ria Farley To play Golf at UVa-Wise

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 14:43
WISE - - Bassett High School's Ria Farley has signed to play collegiate golf at UVa-Wise. A three-time letter winner, Farley won the Coach's Award, the Academic Award and was on A/B Honor Roll for both her junior and senior years at Bassett. 
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Women's Golf Announces Signing of three Signees

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:13


WISE - - Coach Leigh Clark announced the signing of three players for the fall 2014 season on Monday. Gate City, Virginia's Veronica Presley, Yorktown Virginia's Katie Brownschidle, and Letcher County Kentucky native Gracia Wright all agreed to play collegiate golf for UVa-Wise. 
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Women's Golf Announces Signing of three Signees

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:13


WISE - - Coach Leigh Clark announced the signing of three players for the fall 2014 season on Monday. Gate City, Virginia's Veronica Presley, Yorktown Virginia's Katie Brownschidle, and Letcher County Kentucky native Gracia Wright all agreed to play collegiate golf for UVa-Wise. 
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Bitter Named Coach of the Year by ICAA

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 08:39


TIFFIN, Ohio – UVa-Wise and Palm Beach Atlantic dominated the 2013 All-ICAA Softball awards. The two schools combined to win all of the individual awards and had 14 of the 21 players selected.Coach of the Year went to Karen Bitter of UVa-Wise. The Cavaliers went 34-17 to win the ICAA. Bitter is 91-67 in three seasons at UVa-Wise 
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Bitter Named Coach of the Year by ICAA

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 08:39


TIFFIN, Ohio – UVa-Wise and Palm Beach Atlantic dominated the 2013 All-ICAA Softball awards. The two schools combined to win all of the individual awards and had 14 of the 21 players selected.Coach of the Year went to Karen Bitter of UVa-Wise. The Cavaliers went 34-17 to win the ICAA. Bitter is 91-67 in three seasons at UVa-Wise 
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39th Annual The Coalfield Progress Tennis Tournament set for June

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 08:26


WISE - - The 39th annual The Coalfield Progress Tennis Tournament will take place on the campus of UVa-Wise June 18 – 22.  The event will feature 18 different tournaments for men, women, and children of all ages and abilities.
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39th Annual The Coalfield Progress Tennis Tournament set for June

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 08:26


WISE - - The 39th annual The Coalfield Progress Tennis Tournament will take place on the campus of UVa-Wise June 18 – 22.  The event will feature 18 different tournaments for men, women, and children of all ages and abilities.
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Marti Gay to Play Tennis at UVa-Wise

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 08:11


WISE - - Women's tennis coach Danny Rowland recently announced the signing of Shady Shores, Texas native Marti Gay. Gay played for coach Christopher Brown at Billy Ryan High School where she was a superb student-athlete. The future Cavalier was a member of the National Honors Society and graduated top 10 in her class. 
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Marti Gay to Play Tennis at UVa-Wise

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 08:11


WISE - - Women's tennis coach Danny Rowland recently announced the signing of Shady Shores, Texas native Marti Gay. Gay played for coach Christopher Brown at Billy Ryan High School where she was a superb student-athlete. The future Cavalier was a member of the National Honors Society and graduated top 10 in her class. 
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Ziemba and Brandts Named to NFCA Atlantic Region Team

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 13:24


LOUISVILLE, Ky. - - The National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced its 2014 NFCA Division II All-Region teams and two UVa-Wise Cavaliers were honored by the association. Sophomore Christina Ziemba earned First-Team Atlantic Region honors while freshman Taylor Brandts was a Second-Team Atlantic Region selection.
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Ziemba and Brandts Named to NFCA Atlantic Region Team

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 13:24


LOUISVILLE, Ky. - - The National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced its 2014 NFCA Division II All-Region teams and two UVa-Wise Cavaliers were honored by the association. Sophomore Christina Ziemba earned First-Team Atlantic Region honors while freshman Taylor Brandts was a Second-Team Atlantic Region selection.
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Get to Know Your Cavaliers -- Men's Basketball Head Coach Blake Mellinger

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 10:55


Get to know new men's basketball coach Blake Mellinger as he sat down with associate athletic director for internal operations and compliance Thomas Nyman to discuss his views on basketball and life away from the court.
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Get to Know Your Cavaliers -- Men's Basketball Head Coach Blake Mellinger

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 10:55


Get to know new men's basketball coach Blake Mellinger as he sat down with associate athletic director for internal operations and compliance Thomas Nyman to discuss his views on basketball and life away from the court.
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Inaugural Lacrosse Camp set for July

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 07:38
WISE - - Coach Meghan Dennehy will be hosting the inaugural UVa-Wise Lacrosse Camp July 24 – 27 for female lacrosse players ages 12 – 18.  The cost of the overnight camp is $425 and will include all meals, a reversible t-shirt, lanyard, mini book bag, and the opportunity to win other giveaways. 
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Inaugural Lacrosse Camp set for July

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 07:38
WISE - - Coach Meghan Dennehy will be hosting the inaugural UVa-Wise Lacrosse Camp July 24 – 27 for female lacrosse players ages 12 – 18.  The cost of the overnight camp is $425 and will include all meals, a reversible t-shirt, lanyard, mini book bag, and the opportunity to win other giveaways. 
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Michael McCollum Named First-Team All-MEC

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 14:45


WISE - - Senior third baseman Michael McCollum was named First-Team All-MEC by the Mountain East Conference on Wednesday. A Richmond, Virginia native, McCollum hit a team-high .401 with 55 hits and 20 RBIs.  
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Michael McCollum Named First-Team All-MEC

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 14:45


WISE - - Senior third baseman Michael McCollum was named First-Team All-MEC by the Mountain East Conference on Wednesday. A Richmond, Virginia native, McCollum hit a team-high .401 with 55 hits and 20 RBIs.  
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UVa-Wise Football Adds 10 More Signees

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 14:27


WISE - - Head Coach Dewey Lusk and his staff announced the signing of 10 more recruits for the 2014 season.  Javonte' Latney, Zach Mannon, Jaylen Hill, Tucker Price, Connor Patton, Jordan Corvin, Dorian Chandler-Hall, Sam Krizner, Jawaun Ferrell and Floyd Jones all signed to play collegiately at UVa-Wise.  The recent batch of signees gives the Cavaliers 45 newcomers for the 2014 fall season.
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UVa-Wise Football Adds 10 More Signees

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 14:27


WISE - - Head Coach Dewey Lusk and his staff announced the signing of 10 more recruits for the 2014 season.  Javonte' Latney, Zach Mannon, Jaylen Hill, Tucker Price, Connor Patton, Jordan Corvin, Dorian Chandler-Hall, Sam Krizner, Jawaun Ferrell and Floyd Jones all signed to play collegiately at UVa-Wise.  The recent batch of signees gives the Cavaliers 45 newcomers for the 2014 fall season.
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Queens of the Mountain East. Cavs Defeat Bobcats to Win Title

Sun, 05/04/2014 - 10:55


SALEM, Va. - - Megan Dillion hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the first inning and Taylor Brandts pitched her third complete game of the tournament as UVa-Wise knocked off West Virginia Wesleyan 6-2 to claim the inaugural Mountain East Conference Softball Championship.  It was the first MEC title for the Cavaliers in any sport and the seventh league championship for the softball program since 2002. 
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