Highlights,Sports

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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Commentary: NCAA is a big move for Cavs

6 Sep , 2013  

(From left to right) Junior Matt Parker, sophomore Tyler Robinette, junior Veronica Sanchez (15), sophomore Cullen Lavoi (11), sophomore Zach Cochran (20), junior Brittni Altmann (10), sophomore Makenzie Cluesman, senior Emily Brock. Photo: Kandee Wallace | The Highland Cavalier

Dear Highland Cavaliers! Welcome back to a new academic year! UVa-Wise Athletics is transitioning to NCAA Division II competition, and some changes are coming. As an ardent fan of college sports, and coming from a university with a successful NCAA Division I athletics program, I bring leadership experience in transitioning across athletics associations. While I [...]

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UVa-Wise women look to finish strong

30 Jan , 2013  

The UVa-Wise women’s basketball team has had its highs and lows on the season, highlighted by wins over ranked opponents. 

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Highlights,Sports

UVa-Wise men go 4-3 in January

30 Jan , 2013  

The UVa-Wise men’s basketball team had a six game winning streak midway through the month, but had it snapped.

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Sports

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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