Highlights,Sports

Cavs win thriller on Senior DaysportsCampusWalk

27 Feb , 2014  

Senior Deon Boyce (23) and senior James Turner (14) are honored with their family for their contributions to the Cavs basketball program. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise Cavaliers and the Fairmont State Fighting Falcons played 45 minutes on Feb. 22 for senior day in the Prior Center. The last five minutes of regulation and overtime was what fans came to watch as the Cavs defeated the Fighting Falcons 77-74.

Sports

Women drop final home game in Prior Center

27 Feb , 2014  

Head coach Kristin Kunzman’s UVa-Wise Cavalier women’s bas­ketball team was coming off of a 81-68 win over Shepherd University in which snapped a six game losing streak when they faced off against Fairmont State Saturday afternoon.

Opinion

Taking advantage of life every day

27 Feb , 2014  

As you look back on your life to date, do you sometimes wonder why you did not take the chances that were right at your fingertips? There is a point where we all could have been a little braver in the choices we made.

Highlights,Top News

Finances plague Chartwells

12 Feb , 2014  

Senior Business Adminstration major Minh Henry purchases a Double Fudge Delight cupcake from Mondo’s Subs in the Slemp Student Center. Students can also purchase them at Papa Joes. Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Campus dining services through Chartwells has made some changes this se­mester, partly in response to customer feed­back and financial troubles.

News

Relay for Life to occur in spring

12 Feb , 2014  

A national event honoring cancer survivors, victims and their caretakers will be held here for the first time this spring.

Highlights,News

Residence halls will not change

12 Feb , 2014  

Highland Cavalier

No major renovations are going to be made to the residence halls in the near future, officials said.

Highlights,News

Continued work on Library

12 Feb , 2014  

Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

Construction on the new campus library continues despite the cold, and as the building site forms, excitement grows for the new addition.

News

Spring Break mission trip in Moore

12 Feb , 2014  

The annual spring break service trip will allow anyone who is interested to help out with tornado relief in Moore, Okla.

Highlights,Sports

Softball looking to pick up where they left off

12 Feb , 2014  

Senior pitcher Rachel Hawks (7) looks to lead the Cavs once again this season on the mound. Photo courtesy of Corey Sanchez

After 15 innings, a combined 28 hits and nine errors the UVa-Wise Cavalier softball team found itself looking at a 6-5 extra inning loss to Georgetown College in the Mid-South Conference Tournament on April 29, 2013.

Highlights,Sports

Banner’s Cavs are young, but ready

12 Feb , 2014  

Sophomore Steven Klaiber (26) returns as the ace of the pitching staff for the Cavs and looks to improve off of experience learned a season ago. Photo courtesy of Richard RoBards

There may still be snow in the forecast, but for UVa-Wise’s baseball, spring is on their mind. The Cavaliers started their season yes­terday on a cold Feb. day without practicing on the diamond this semester.

Sports

Kunzman’s Cavs comebacks fall short at home

12 Feb , 2014  

Head coach Kristen Kunzman’s Cavalier basketball team was looking to earn two qual­ity conference wins to stay in the middle of the pack in the Mountain East Conference stand­ings. Kuzman’s Cavs were unable to pull out two wins as they faced Wheeling Jesuit and West Liberty University.

Highlights,Sports

Men drop two in The Prior Center

12 Feb , 2014  

Senior forward James Turner (14) goes up for the tip off against West Liberty University on Feb. 8. The Cavs dropped a 105-92 decision to the Hilltoppers.Josh Weaver | The Highland Cavalier

The UVa-Wise men’s basketball team was looking to come away with at least one win in their current homestand. They came away empty handed as they dropped two Mountain East contests in the Prior Center.