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Lusk and Cavs ready to start new journey

September 6, 2013 | 4,107 views
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 …

Upset city: Cavs women claw Bears

December 5, 2012 | 1,178 views
Freshman Makenzie Cluesman (21) goes up for a layup in the Cavs 63-42 upset win over the No. 2 ranked Shawnee State Bears Dec. 1. Cluesman is averaging 10 points per game after taking over point guard duties. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier

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.

College to form lacrosse team

December 5, 2012 | One Comment | 5,132 views

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.