WISE - - UVa-Wise athletics was excited to welcome Dr. Robyn Odegaard to campus last week for a series of workshops with student-athletes, coaches, and staff. Doc Robyn is an internationally acclaimed motivational speaker, author and executive coach. She is the founder of Champion Performance Development and author of Stop the Drama! The Ultimate Guide to Female Teams and The Ultimate Guide to Handling Every Disagreement Every Time.
September 27, 2014 in Spartanburg, South Carolina at 7:00 p.m.Online Web Stream: www.wdicradio.com Radio: 92.1 WDIC - FMTalent: Shanghai Nickels (Play by Play) and Darrell-Dingus Ely (Color)
WISE, Va. – Karley Allen and Erin Anderson both finished with a match-high six kills and Ashley Hooven added 15 assists, two service aces, and nine digs to lead UVa-Wise to a 3-0 (25-5, 25-6, 25-14) victory over Bluefield State College at the Prior Center on Tuesday.
WISE - - Lees-McRae overcame a 2-1 deficit after doubles play to post a 6-3 non-conference women's tennis victory over UVa-Wise at the Humphrey's Tennis Complex on Monday.
The men's cross country team managed their second consecutive middle of the pack finish this week.
The women's cross country team began the climb back from an injury-filled season operner the previous week.
FAIRMONT, W.Va. – Host Fairmont State took advantage of 19 attack errors by UVa-Wise en route to a 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-16) Mountain East Conference victory on Saturday.
SALEM, Va. – Roanoke College claimed an 8-1 victory over visiting UVa-Wise (3-5, 1-2 MEC) in non-conference women's tennis action on Saturday. The Cavalier's lone victory came in number six singles play where Junetta Nuckles defeated Lydia Day 6-0, 6-0.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - - The University of Charleston scored 27 points in the second quarter and never trailed en route to a 30-14 win over UVa-Wise in the Golden Eagles' home opener on Saturday.
BUENA VISTA, Va. – UVa-Wise did not lose a set as the Cavaliers cruised to a 9-0 tennis win over Southern Virginia University on Friday. The Cavaliers improve to 3-4 on the season.
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. – Host Shepherd University posted a 3-1 (25-22, 27-25, 14-25, 25-19) win over UVa-Wise in the Mountain East Conference opener for both schools on Friday. The Rams' Taylor Belella handed out a match-high 43 assists in the win as Shepherd had three players register double-digit kills.
WISE, Va. – Visiting Milligan College claimed a 7-2 victory over UVa-Wise (2-4, 1-2 MEC) in women's tennis action on Wednesday. Junior Junetta Nuckels claimed the only win for the Cavaliers in the singles play, while Mary Jo Stallard and Rose Bennett claimed the only win in the doubles play against the Buffs.
September 20, 2014 in Charleston, West Virginia at 2:00 p.m.Online Web Stream: www.wdicradio.comTalent: Shanghai Nickels (Play by Play) and Jason Grace (Color)
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The UVa-Wise women's golf team traveled to Spartanburg, South Carolina to compete in the Converse Invitational this week. The Cavaliers finished fifth with an overall tournament score of 771. Freshman Katie Brownschildle led UVa-Wise with a 15th place finish with a two-day score of 182. Converse College took home the title with a team score of 638.
DANIELS, W.Va. – The UVa-Wise men's golf team traveled to Daniels, West Virginia to compete in the Glade Springs Intercollegiate Championship this week. The Cavaliers finished 17th with an overall score of 977 in the tournament. Junior Blake Blizard led UVa-Wise with a 30th place finish with a two-day score of 231. Indiana University of Pennsylvania took home the title with a team score of 880.
WISE - - UVa-Wise won its second consecutive home match on Tuesday with a 3-1 (25-15, 23-25, 25-19, 25-23) victory over Salem International at the Prior Center. The Cavaliers' Karley Allen led all players with 26 kills and added 17 digs while teammate Lindsey Tucker hammered home 12 kills in only 26 attacks.
WISE - - Rose Bennett claimed UVa-Wise's lone win of the day as West Virginia state claimed an 8-1 Mountain East Conference win at the Humphreys Tennis Complex on Sunday.
The UVa Wise women's cross country team battled heat, humidity, mud, illness, and injuries at Montreat on Saturday.
The UVa Wise men's cross country team opened their season at Montreat College on Saturday. Conditions were challenging with heat, high humidity, and the course itself a quagmire of mud from recent heavy rains. As a result all individual times clocked very slow. The UVA Wise men finshed 5th of 8 teams, only 3 points behind 4th place Bob Jones. While Emmanuel College dominted the race for the second year in a row, leading all other schools with three top ten finishers.
WISE - - Playing back-to-back days did not seem to bother coach Danny Rowland's women's tennis team on Saturday as UVa-Wise cruised to a 9-0 non-conference win over Berea College. The Cavaliers did not lose a set in Saturday's match as Daria Tyschenko, Haley Thacker, and Marti Gay all claimed their first individual wins of the year.