Category: Athletics

Olympian Abdul-Saboor hopes to make UVa-Wise proud

Bruce Wasem was participating in a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in Wise when he learned that former UVa-Wise running back Hakeem Abdul-Saboor had qualified for the 2018 Olympics as a bobsledder on Team USA. “I didn’t know what they were talking about,” the former UVa-Wise football coach said. The tidbit of conversation tickled…

Highland Cavalier Club to Host ‘Meet and Eat’

Get the chance to meet and learn more about the UVa-Wise coaches as the Highland Cavalier Club hosts “Meet and Eat” with the Coaches on Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hotel Norton. The athletics fundraiser,…
Dane Damron

UVa-Wise names Dane Damron football coach

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise announced Dane Damron as the school’s new head football coach Thursday. Damron coached the last…