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Football finally sees a win

29 Oct , 2014  

The Cavalier football team won its first game of the season on Oct. 25 against West Virginia State Col­lege with a score of 16-13.

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MEC Player of the Week: Allen

29 Oct , 2014  

Sophomore outside hitter Karley Allen was named MEC Player of the Week. Jay David | The Highland Cavalier

This past week, UVa-Wise vol­leyball player and outside hitter Karley Allen won Mountain East Conference Player of the Week.

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UVa-Wise athletes show their support

29 Oct , 2014  

The Football team displays their support with blue colon cancer support ribbons on their helmets. Jaime Robinson | The Highland Cavalier

This year the Cavalier football team and volleyball team are honoring UVa-Wise Athletic Director Danny Sterling, as he battles colon cancer.

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Men’s basketball kicks off over fall break

29 Oct , 2014  

The men’s basketball team started preparing for the 2014 season during the college’s fall break. The team plans to improve as much as possible before their season kicks off on Nov. 14. Jay David | The Highland Cavalier

After losing three of their top scorers in Deon Boyce, James Turner and Javon Moore and go­ing 11-16 last season, the UVa–Wise Cavaliers men’s basketball team started their first practice of the year over fall break.

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Women’s basketball prepares for upcoming season

29 Oct , 2014  

UVa-Wise women’s backetball team members link arms to embrace team unity while being coached during practice. Darrian Pickett | The Highland Cavalier

Last season the Cavalier wom­en’s basketball team had a record of 10-17 and graduated one senior, Rey Archer.

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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.