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43rd Annual Coalfield Progress Tennis Tournament to Take Place June 22-24

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 10:00am
43 Coalfield Tennis Tournament

WISE – Sponsored by Impressions, Inc., the 43rd Annual Coalfield Progress Tennis Tournament will take place Friday, June 22, through Sunday, June 24, at the Jim and Betty Humphreys Tennis Complex on the campus of UVa-Wise. The 2018 version of the tournament will feature singles and doubles events with both junior and adult divisions.
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45th Annual UVa-Wise Tennis Tournament Set for July 27-29

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 7:01am
2018 Tennis Tournament

WISE – Sponsored by Impressions, Inc. and the Coalfield Progress, the 45th Annual UVa-Wise Tennis Tournament will take place Friday, July 27, through Sunday, July 29, at the Jim and Betty Humphreys Tennis Complex. The 2018 version of the tournament will feature singles and doubles events for both junior and adult players. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the UVa-Wise men's and women's tennis programs.
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UVa-Wise Has 32 Student-Athletes Earn Academic Awards

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 11:09am
Academic Award

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. - - UVa-Wise placed 32 student-athletes on the All-MEC Academic Team and the Commissioner's Academic Roll for the 2017-18 academic year. Elven of the student athletes earned All-MEC Academic Team honors which requires the student-athlete to have a 3.7 grade point average or higher. Five of the student-athletes on the All-MEC Academic Team were members of the College's softball program while four are baseball student-athletes.
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Taylor Brandts Named All-American Honorable Mention by Fastpitch News

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 5:52am
Taylor Brandts

WISE - - UVa-Wise softball senior pitcher Taylor Brandts has earned All-American honorable mention accolades as Fastpitch News released its 2018 FPN NCAA DII Pitching and Offensive All-American selections. This is the second consecutive season Brandts has garnered All-American recognition by Fastpitch News.
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Three Women's Lacrosse Players Honored by VaSID

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 9:55am
Gobbi Shot

WISE - - UVa-Wise saw three players earn 2018 VaSID Women's Lacrosse College All-State accolades when the organization released its annual awards Monday. Senior goalie Melanie Reilly, junior defender Jessica Apgar and junior midfielder Kristin Gobbi were each second-team honorees. The teams are voted on by the sports information departments across the Commonwealth, UVa-Wise is the only NCAA Division II women's lacrosse program in the state.
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Katelyn Holley Named Assistant Volleyball Coach

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 6:56am
Katelyn Holley

WISE - - Head Volleyball Coach Kristen Salyer announced the hiring of Katelyn Holley to the position of assistant volleyball coach Wednesday morning. A native of Dry Fork, Virginia, Holley most recently served as a graduate assistant volleyball coach at Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, North Carolina.
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