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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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Cavs Win 12 Inning Marathon Over Bobcats to Advance to MEC Final

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 15:53


SALEM, Va. - - Saturday night's match up between regular season champion West Virginia Wesleyan and second seeded UVa-Wise lived up to its billing with a 12-inning, two hour 57 minute marathon in the winner's bracket final at the MEC Softball Tournament.  Following 11 innings of scoreless action and few threats to dent the scoreboard, UVa-Wise plated five runs with two outs in the top of the 12th to advance to Sunday's championship game. 
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Cavs Win 12 Inning Marathon Over Bobcats to Advance to MEC Final

Sat, 05/03/2014 - 15:53


SALEM, Va. - - Saturday night's match up between regular season champion West Virginia Wesleyan and second seeded UVa-Wise lived up to its billing with a 12-inning, two hour 57 minute marathon in the winner's bracket final at the MEC Softball Tournament.  Following 11 innings of scoreless action and few threats to dent the scoreboard, UVa-Wise plated five runs with two outs in the top of the 12th to advance to Sunday's championship game. 
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UVa-Wise Run-Rules Notre Dame to Advance to Winner's Bracket Final

Fri, 05/02/2014 - 15:03


SALEM - - Rahcel Fischer and Mindy Combs each hit a two-run home run and senior Rachel Hawks tossed a complete game shutout as UVa-Wise run-ruled Notre Dame College 9-0 in five innings in a winner's bracket game in the inaugural Mountain East Conference Softball Tournament.  The victory was the second in as many days for the Cavaliers who will advance to face number one seed West Virginia Wesleyan in the winner's bracket championship game at 5 pm on Saturday. 
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UVa-Wise Run-Rules Notre Dame to Advance to Winner's Bracket Final

Fri, 05/02/2014 - 15:03


SALEM - - Rahcel Fischer and Mindy Combs each hit a two-run home run and senior Rachel Hawks tossed a complete game shutout as UVa-Wise run-ruled Notre Dame College 9-0 in five innings in a winner's bracket game in the inaugural Mountain East Conference Softball Tournament.  The victory was the second in as many days for the Cavaliers who will advance to face number one seed West Virginia Wesleyan in the winner's bracket championship game at 5 pm on Saturday. 
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Cavs Survive Jackets and Advance with 3-2 Victory

Thu, 05/01/2014 - 17:40


SALEM, Va. - - Mindy Combs had a two-RBI single and Taylor Brandts tossed a complete game as UVa-Wise held off West Virginia State 3-2 on the opening day of the inaugural Mountain East Conference Softball Tournament on Thursday.  
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Cavs Survive Jackets and Advance with 3-2 Victory

Thu, 05/01/2014 - 17:40


SALEM, Va. - - Mindy Combs had a two-RBI single and Taylor Brandts tossed a complete game as UVa-Wise held off West Virginia State 3-2 on the opening day of the inaugural Mountain East Conference Softball Tournament on Thursday.  
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Follow the UVa-Wise Softball Team in the MEC Tournament Online

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 18:20


SALEM, Va. - - Fans who are unable to attend the 2014 Mountain East Conference Tournament will be able to listen to the first two UVa-Wise games live online at www.uvawisecavs.com/showcase If the Cavaliers are able to advance to Saturday, the MEC will be providing live video coverage of the remaining games. 
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Follow the UVa-Wise Softball Team in the MEC Tournament Online

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 18:20


SALEM, Va. - - Fans who are unable to attend the 2014 Mountain East Conference Tournament will be able to listen to the first two UVa-Wise games live online at www.uvawisecavs.com/showcase If the Cavaliers are able to advance to Saturday, the MEC will be providing live video coverage of the remaining games. 
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Six Cavaliers Earn MEC All-Conference Softball Honors

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 10:17


BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - - Following a 33-14 regular season that included a 20-6 mark in Mountain East Conference play, UVa-Wise had six players honored as members of the MEC's inaugural all-conference softball teams.  Freshman Taylor Brandts earned Pitcher of the Year honors and joined teammates Kristina Romualdo and Christina Ziemba as First-Team All-MEC members. Seniors Rachel Hawks and Sarah Wiltshire joined freshman Alexa Hernandez as Second-Team All-MEC members. 
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Six Cavaliers Earn MEC All-Conference Softball Honors

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 10:17


BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - - Following a 33-14 regular season that included a 20-6 mark in Mountain East Conference play, UVa-Wise had six players honored as members of the MEC's inaugural all-conference softball teams.  Freshman Taylor Brandts earned Pitcher of the Year honors and joined teammates Kristina Romualdo and Christina Ziemba as First-Team All-MEC members. Seniors Rachel Hawks and Sarah Wiltshire joined freshman Alexa Hernandez as Second-Team All-MEC members. 
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Cavalier Softball Sweeps Yellow Jackets to Wrap up Regular Season

Sun, 04/27/2014 - 14:44


INSTITUTE, W.Va. - - Taylor Brandts tossed a complete game shutout, allowing just five hits in a 5-0 win in game one before UVa-Wise scored 12 times in the top of the seventh inning of game two in a 14-8 victory to complete a sweep of host West Virginia State.  The pair of wins gives coach Karen Bitter's squad the number two seed in next week's Mountain East Conference Tournament which will be held in Salem, Va. 
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Cavalier Softball Sweeps Yellow Jackets to Wrap up Regular Season

Sun, 04/27/2014 - 14:44


INSTITUTE, W.Va. - - Taylor Brandts tossed a complete game shutout, allowing just five hits in a 5-0 win in game one before UVa-Wise scored 12 times in the top of the seventh inning of game two in a 14-8 victory to complete a sweep of host West Virginia State.  The pair of wins gives coach Karen Bitter's squad the number two seed in next week's Mountain East Conference Tournament which will be held in Salem, Va. 
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Bates Goes the Distance in Game One as Cavs Split with Cardinals

Sun, 04/27/2014 - 14:23


WISE - -  UVa-Wise used a complete game pitching performance by Danny Bates and a two-run seventh inning to claim game one of Sunday's doubleheader 4-3 before Wheeling Jesuit jumped out to a 6-0 lead after two innings en route to a 7-4 win in the finale.  The split on Sunday mirrored the result of Saturday's doubleheader as the schools split the four-game set. 
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Bates Goes the Distance in Game One as Cavs Split with Cardinals

Sun, 04/27/2014 - 14:23


WISE - -  UVa-Wise used a complete game pitching performance by Danny Bates and a two-run seventh inning to claim game one of Sunday's doubleheader 4-3 before Wheeling Jesuit jumped out to a 6-0 lead after two innings en route to a 7-4 win in the finale.  The split on Sunday mirrored the result of Saturday's doubleheader as the schools split the four-game set. 
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UVa-Wise Splits Baseball Doubleheader with Wheeling Jesuit on Senior Day

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 14:07


WISE - - Wheeling Jesuit lined 17 hits en route to a 13-9 win in game one of Saturday's doubleheader before UVa-Wise sent 11 men to the plate in a six-run first inning of an 8-4 game two victory.  Bill Steven and Jordan Olinger each homered in the game one loss while Steven Klaiber turned in a complete game effort on the mound in game two for UVa-Wise. 
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UVa-Wise Splits Baseball Doubleheader with Wheeling Jesuit on Senior Day

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 14:07


WISE - - Wheeling Jesuit lined 17 hits en route to a 13-9 win in game one of Saturday's doubleheader before UVa-Wise sent 11 men to the plate in a six-run first inning of an 8-4 game two victory.  Bill Steven and Jordan Olinger each homered in the game one loss while Steven Klaiber turned in a complete game effort on the mound in game two for UVa-Wise. 
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UVa-Wise Men's Basketball to Host Individual and Team Camps

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 13:57


WISE - - The UVa-Wise men's basketball team will be hosting an individual and team camp for high school basketball players and teams this summer.  The team camp will run from June 13-15 while the individual camp will take place June 16 – 20.  
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UVa-Wise Men's Basketball to Host Individual and Team Camps

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 13:57


WISE - - The UVa-Wise men's basketball team will be hosting an individual and team camp for high school basketball players and teams this summer.  The team camp will run from June 13-15 while the individual camp will take place June 16 – 20.  
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Dillion and Romualdo Homer in Doubleheader Split at Concord

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 17:04


ATHENS, W.Va. - - Concord University and UVa-Wise split a softball doubleheader on Thursday.  The host Mountain Lions won game one 7-2 before the Cavaliers used a pair of three-hit performances from seniors Megan Dillion and Sarah Wiltshire in the finale to win game two 4-1. 
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