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Lusk and Cavs ready to start new journey

September 6, 2013 | 4,076 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 …

Commentary: NCAA is a big move for Cavs

September 6, 2013 | 1,580 views
(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 …

UVa-Wise women look to finish strong

January 30, 2013 | 711 views
Senior Chelsea Cluesman (35) looks for a midrange jumper against Georgetown College during the Jan. 21 matchup. The Cavs lost a heartbreaker. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier

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

UVa-Wise men go 4-3 in January

January 30, 2013 | 841 views
Freshman Matt Day goes up for a basket against Georgetown College on Jan. 21. Photo by Jordan Fifer | The Highland Cavalier

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

College to form lacrosse team

December 5, 2012 | One Comment | 4,574 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.