Since returning back to school from winter break, a few of UVa-Wise’s athletes have decided to leave their sports team and continue their college careers as a regular student.
The UVa-Wise Cavalier women’s basketball team is currently ranked eighth place in the Mountain East Conference, and will continue to compete for a good spot in the MEC tournament that begins the first week of March.
An intramural weightlifting competition was held at the Winston Ely Health & Fitness Center on Feb. 5 to see who could move the most weight with proper form. Three main exercises were used including the deadlift, bench press and the barbell squat.
Last spring the Highland Cavalier baseball team finished the season with an overall record of 16 -29 and a 13-22 record within the Mountain East Conference. The team lost three seniors: pitcher Cody Compton, outfielder Andrew Jessee and infielder Mike McCollum last year.
Over the break the Cavalier men’s basketball team competed in eight games and are more than halfway through the season with an overall record of 1 – 14 and a 0 – 10 record within the Mountain East Conference. There has been a new addition made to the team as James Cousins, who is also [...]
The UVa- Wise Women’s lacrosse team is about to kick off its inaugural season in the Mountain East Conference. Head Coach Megan Dennehny spent the last six years of her coaching career at Queens University in Charlotte, North Carolina, and has started a brand new team here at the college.
After competing and earning an overall record of 14 – 14, UVa–Wise volleyball seniors, Ashley Hooven, Veronica Sanchez and Brittni Altmann ended their careers on Saturday, Nov. 8.