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Absher Joins Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 09:39


WISE - - Coach Blake Mellinger recently added Drew Absher to his coaching staff. The new assistant served as team captain for the Virginia Military Institute Keydets as a senior in 2013-14. 
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Alycia Gervais Named Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 09:50


WISE-- Head Coach Kristin Kunzman announced the hiring of Alycia Gervais to her staff on Tuesday. 
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Gary Adams Named ITA Regional Assistant Coach of the Year

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 09:39


WISE - - Gary Adams has been recognized as the 2014 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Division II Men's Assistant Coach of the Year for the Atlantic Region as announced by the ITA. This award recognizes the outstanding accomplishments by one assistant men's coach in each region.  Mr. Adams was named as one of eight award winners nationally in NCAA Division II. While the ITA award recognizes the recipient as having made significant contributions to the men's squad, Mr. Adams' contributions can be felt throughout the entire tennis program.    
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Alexa Hernandez Selected to Try Out for Puerto Rican National Team

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 05:25


WISE - - Rising UVa-Wise sophomore Alexa Hernandez has been selected to try out for team Puerto Rico in the upcoming International Softball Federation World Championship.  The Puerto Rican National Team will compete in Haarlem, Netherlands Aug. 14 to Aug. 25. The competition is held between athletes from around the globe, is held every two years and is the top event for softball worldwide.
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Bill Sergent Named Golf Coach

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 08:36


WISE - - UVa-Wise announced the hiring of Bill Sergent as the new men's golf coach on Wednesday. The veteran coach has an accomplished background both as a player and as a coach at the collegiate level.
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Cavalier Volleyball Announces Initial 2014 Recruiting Class

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:27


WISE -- Head Coach Kristen Salyer and her staff announce the signing of three future student-athletes for the 2014 season. Roanoke Catholic High School's Samantha Edge, Volunteer High School's Ashley Hooven and Mesa High School's Maicee Allen all agreed to continue their playing career at UVa-Wise.
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Summer Softball Clinics Begin Aug. 2

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 05:59


WISE - - Coach Karen Bitter and the UVa-Wise softball program will be hosting its summer clinics beginning Aug. 2. The school will provide three clinics for varying age groups ranging from rising kindergartners through rising seniors. 
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Sports Tickets Go on Sale Aug. 1

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 11:02


WISE - - Fans looking to save some money and purchase tickets in advance will have an opportunity to do so beginning Aug. 1. Fans will have four options when buying tickets through the David J. Prior Convocation Center Box Office, including the option to buy an all-sports pass for only $75.
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UVa-Wise Now One Step Away from Full NCAA Division II Membership

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 06:15


WISE - - UVa-Wise is now just one step away from becoming a full NCAA Division II member. 
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