ROANOKE, W.Va. - - Behind Katie Pritchett's fifth place finish, the UVa-Wise women's golf team finished fifth in the MEC Fall Invitational hosted by Stonewall Resort. West Virginia Wesleyan took home the team trophy with a score of 701 to finish seven strokes ahead of the University of Charleston. The Cavaliers shot a 744 in the event.
WISE - - UVa-Wise volleyball dropped its conference match against Concord University Tuesday night, 3-0 (25-18, 25-19, 25-19). The Cavs (4-12, 1-4) registered 50 digs and 36 assists in the contest but were overpowered by Concord's (9-11, 3-2) 39 kills and .266 attack percentage.
A Lecture-Concert will be presented in the Chapel of All Faiths on the UVa-Wise campus on Monday, October 2, 2017 at 8:00 P.M. The public is cordially invited. Free Admisson.
Preston Mitchell, retired UVa-Wise instructor in history and The Singers at UVa-Wise under the direction of D. Michael Donathan Professor Emeritus of Music will present the program. The Singers are a college-community group of 16 members from surrounding communities in southwest Virginia as well as UVa-Wise staff and faculty.
A discussion of major 19th century historical events including slavery, the minstrel show, the abolitionist (anti-slavery) movement, Civil War soldier marching songs, the songs of Stephen Collins Foster, and Jubilee spirituals, original arrangements of slave songs presented by the Fisk Jubilee Singers in the 1870s. Selected songs representing each historical event will be performed including “My Old Kentucky Home, Good Night” (1853), “John Brown’s Body” (1861), “Beautiful Dreamer” (1864), and the chilling Jubilee Spiritual “Many Thousand Gone”.
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Hear about the upcoming India Study Abroad trip with Prof. Zafar Khan; learn about Gandhi’s philosophy from Prof. Anthony Cashio; get a henna tattoo; eat delicious Indian food; and enjoy traditional Indian music. This event is approved for cultural activity credit.
Suzanna Masters, Music faculty, will present a masterclass recital for local high school clarinet students. UVa-Wise students and employees are welcome to attend. This is a cultural activity credit event.
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WISE - - Junior outside hitter Ciara Kain and junior linebacker Donavan Montague have been named Cavaliers of the Month for the month of September. Kain led the UVa-Wise volleyball team with 176 kills while adding 148 digs in 15 matches during the month en route to her first Cavalier of the Month honor. Montague led the football team with 7.5 tackles for loss and five sacks through the season's first five games to earn his first Cavalier of the Month award.
WEST LIBERTY, W. Va. - - Cavalier women's tennis (3-7, 2-4) fell to West Liberty University, 7-2, on Saturday. Senior Daria Tyshchenko and junior Montana Hill both earned victories in their singles matches for the Cavs.
FAIRMONT, W.Va. - - Host Fairmont State forced five turnovers and limited UVa-Wise to 193 yards of total offense in a 34-6 homecoming win at Duvall – Rosier Field Saturday. The win was the fourth consecutive for the Fighting Falcons who improved to 4-1 and remained unbeaten at 4-0 in Mountain East Conference Play.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - - Tori Clark had nine kills and 10 digs to lead the University of Charleston to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-20, 25-18) Mountain East Conference win over UVa-Wise Saturday afternoon.
TORNADO, W.Va. - - Cavalier men's cross country placed second in the 7th Annual Golden Eagle Invitational hosted by the University of Charleston. UVa-Wise averaged a time of 21:44 in the race.
TORNADO, W.Va. - - UVa-Wise women's cross country competed in the 7th Annual Golden Eagle Invitation on Saturday as the Cavaliers placed third in the race. The Cavs registered a total time of 2:19:56 and averaged a time of 27:59 in the 6k run.
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INSTITUTE, W.Va. - - UVa-Wise volleyball dropped their match Friday night to West Virginia State University, 3-0 (25-23, 25-17, 25-18). The Cavs (4-10, 1-2) recorded 51 digs and 37 assists in the match.
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