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Cavs fall to Falcons 41-10

8 Oct , 2014  

Freshman Carlton Griffith (22) attempts to dodge a tackle by Notre Dame College’s defensive line at the Homecoming game on Oct. 4. Justin David | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise Cavalier football team lost to the Notre Dame University Falcons 41-10 on Saturday.

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Cross-country places second

8 Oct , 2014  

The men’s cross-country team continues to do well as they move on to their next meet at Wingate University. Photo courtesy of www.uvawisecavs.com

Saturday the women’s and men’s cross country team came in second place at the Hagan Stone Classic in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Women’s tennis grabs third consecutive victory this season

8 Oct , 2014  

The UVa- Wise women’s tennis team defeated Concord University 9-0 and collected its third consecu­tive conference win on Saturday after beating Shepherd University 7-2 on Sept. 28 and Fairmont State University 8-1 on Sept. 27.

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Volleyball evens out with win-loss results

8 Oct , 2014  

Sophomores Erin Anderson (5) and Santana Bishop (24) block an attack by Concord University on Sept. 30. Justin David | The Highland Cavalier

Last weekend the UVa-Wise volleyball team traveled to Glenville State College and West Virginia Wesleyan College.

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Football starts off year with a loss

24 Sep , 2014  

Senior running back Andre Dickenson (21) scores the first home touch down against Wesleyan. Justin David | The Highland Cavalier

The Cavaliers allowed a home opener win to slip away from them Sept. 13 against West Virginia Wesleyan College, losing 23-7.

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Student joins Puerto Rican National Team

24 Sep , 2014  

Over the summer, a member of the UVa-Wise softball team, sophomore second baseman Alexa Hernandez, was selected to become a member of the Puerto Rican National Softball Team.

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Mountain East champions

24 Sep , 2014  

Above photo taken after UVa-Wise softball won the MEC Championships againast West Va. Wesleyann in Salem, Va. Photo courtesy Donna Hale

The UVa-Wise softball team brought home the school’s first division II championship last year, during its first year in the Mountain East Conference.

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Women’s golf gets fifth

24 Sep , 2014  

Makenzie Cluesman putts on the green in Mechanicsville, Ohio, at the first golf tournament of 2014. Photo courtesy UVa-Wise athletics website

This past week, women’s golf finished a competition in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

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Volleyball returns for a new season

10 Sep , 2014  

Sophomore outside hitter Karley Allen (2), senior libero Brittni Altmann (10), and sophomore outside hitter Erin Anderson (5) prepare for a serve at their first home game. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

Coach Kristen Salyer and the UVa-Wise volleyball team come back strong in the 2014 season as they return all their players from last season.

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Cavalier football gearing up for a new year

10 Sep , 2014  

Freshman wide receiver Floyd Jones (80) catches a pass from sophomore quarterback Ty Ryans (11) at practice on August 26. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

Entering their second year of NCAA Di­vision II Mountain East Conference play, the UVa–Wise football team prepares for the first few games of the season.

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Women’s lacrosse comes to UVa-Wise

10 Sep , 2014  

Annie Hanson (3), Lauren Donahue (5), Autumn Kuhn (7), Morgan Goodbrod (8), Caitlin Cantrell (9), Taylor Lawton (16), Kelsey Greene (17), Amber Brown (18), Rachel Cole (21), Autumn Miller (22), Mel Reilly (24), Stephanie Sintetas (26) and Hannah Marshall (33). Photo curtesy of Caitlin Cantrell

This year UVa–Wise welcomes Head La­crosse Coach Meghan Dennehy and the first ever UVa- Wise lacrosse team.

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Cavs wrap up home schdeule

30 Apr , 2014  

Senior Danny Bates (10) played his final home games at Stallard Field against Wheeling Jesuit University April 26 and April 27. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise men’s baseball team wrapped up its home schedule in its inaugural season in NCAA Division II play.