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Optimistic Cavaliers Report to Camp

UVa-Wise Sports - Sun, 08/06/2017 - 11:12am

WISE - - Optimism abounds around the football program at UVa-Wise. A year after posting a 6-5 record and the program's first winning record since 2008, second-year head coach Dane Damron's crew returns 14 starters for the 2017 season. The five-win improvement in 2016 caught the attention of coaches throughout the Mountain East Conference as the Cavaliers were picked fourth in this year's preseason coaches' poll.
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Cavs Picked Fourth in Preseason MEC Football Poll

UVa-Wise Sports - Tue, 08/01/2017 - 8:30am

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - - UVa-Wise was picked to finish fourth in the 2017 Mountain East Conference Preseason Football Poll that was announced at the league's annual football media day Tuesday. The Cavaliers are coming off a 6-5 campaign and return 14 starters from last season. Shepherd University was picked to win its third consecutive league crown after garnering eight first place votes and 98 voting points.
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MEC Media Day Set for Tuesday

UVa-Wise Sports - Sun, 07/30/2017 - 12:29pm

WISE - - The 2017 Mountain East Conference Football Media Day will take place Tuesday, Aug. 1 at 1 p.m. at the league office in Brideport, W.Va. Fans can watch the festivities live by logging on to mountaineast.org as the preseason poll will be announced. Additionally, coaches from each of the league's 11 football playing institutions will be on hand to give their remarks heading into preseason camp.
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Sibrel Named Head Athletic Trainer, Gillespie and Kleber Join Staff

UVa-Wise Sports - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 1:54pm

WISE - - UVa-Wise announced the promotion of Dana Sibrel to the position of Head Athletic Trainer and the addition of Rachel Gillespie and Francis Kleber to the athletic training staff.
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