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.


Lusk and Cavs ready to start new journey

6 Sep , 2013  

Photo courtesy of Richard Meade

  When the sun set behind Carl Smith Stadium on Nov. 10, 2012 the UVa-Wise Cavaliers said goodbye to the Mid-South Conference and the NAIA. As the sun rose on Aug. 10 the Cavs welcomed the Mountain East Conference affiliated with NCAA Division II. “We have a Christmas present and can’t wait to open it,” [...]

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Upset city: Cavs women claw Bears

5 Dec , 2012  

In the biggest win in UVa-Wise sports history, the women’s basketball team defeated the No. 2 ranked team in the nation, the Shawnee State Bears, 63-42.

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College to form lacrosse team

5 Dec , 2012  

UVa-Wise officials hope to start a women’s lacrosse team by next year in line with the athletic department’s strategic plan as they move into the NCAA and attract new talent.

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