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Cavalier Volleyball Defeats Milligan College in Home Opener, 3-2

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 5:16pm

WISE - - Cavalier volleyball outlasted Milligan College 3-2 (25-19, 25-17, 17-25, 15-25, 12-15) in their home opener Wednesday night. UVa-Wise came from behind to win the last three sets of the match and earn the victory over the Buffs. The Cavs posted 89 digs and 61 kills in the contest.
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UVa-Wise Sweeps Bluefield State College

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 6:15pm

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. - - UVa-Wise volleyball earned a 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-18) victory on the road against Bluefield State College in Bluefield, West Virginia. The Cavs registered 45 digs and 32 assists in the match as they swept the Big Blues.
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MEC, Blueframe Announce OTT Apps

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 12:34pm

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- BlueFrame Technology. in partnership with The Mountain East Conference, announced on Tuesday the release of Mountain East Digital Network OTT (over-the-top) apps for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, and Roku devices. The Mountain East Digital Network, the official digital streaming network of the Mountain East and its 12 member schools, debuted on August 31st of this year.
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Cavs Receiving Votes in Latest AFCA Coaches' Poll

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 5:00am

WACO, Texas - - For the first time since becoming a NCAA Division II member, UVa-Wise is receiving votes in the American Football Coaches Association Division II Coaches' Top 25 poll. Second-year head coach Dane Damron's team is receiving eight votes in the most recent poll.
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UVa-Wise Aims For Third Consecutive Thursday Night Win at Concord

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 1:32pm

WISE - - UVa-Wise will play its third consecutive Thursday game and look to go 3-0 in such games when the team visits Concord University for a 7 p.m. kickoff. The Cavaliers are coming off a 34-24 win over West Virginia State where junior Donavan Montague had a pair of interceptions, a fumble recovery and an interception return touchdown to aid his team to its first 2-0 start since 2007. Concord is winless in the early going and was shutout 27-0 by the University of Charleston last week.
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Donavan Montague Named MEC Defensive Player of the Week

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:59am

WISE - - UVa-Wise junior linebacker Donavan Montague has been named Defensive Player of the Week by the Mountain East Conference following his performance in the Cavaliers' 34-24 win over West Virginia State Thursday. The Altavista, Va. native picked off two passes, recovered a fumble and returned one of his interceptions for a touchdown to aid his team to a 2-0 start to the season.
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Milligan College Tops Women's Tennis, 6-3

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 12:34pm

WISE – Cavalier women's tennis battled Milligan College today as the Cavs fell to the Buffs, 6-3. The Cavaliers were able to earn three singles wins against Milligan.
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Tusculum College Tops Men's Tennis 8-1

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 4:14pm

WISE – The Cavalier men's tennis team fell to Tusculum College, 8-1, Saturday afternoon in their home opener. Sophomore John Hamilton earned the sole victory of the day over the Pioneers' Kenderick Grant, 6-1, 6-1.
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Women's Tennis Falls 8-1 Against Tusculum College in Home Opener

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 3:55pm

WISE – UVa-Wise women's tennis dropped their home opener Saturday afternoon against Tusculum College, 8-1. Junior Montana Hill won the final match of the day with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over the Pioneers' Chrystal Pierce.
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Cavalier Volleyball Swept by King University in Final Match of Tournament

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 1:11pm

DUE WEST, S.C. – UVa-Wise volleyball dropped their final match of the Flying Fleet Classic against King University, 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-22), Sunday afternoon.
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Women's Cross Country Finishes Fourth at Berea/Centre College Meet

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 5:26pm

BEREA, Ky. – The UVa-Wise women's cross country team began the 2017 season Friday evening at the Berea/Centre College Cross Country Jamboree. The Cavaliers finished fourth in the two-mile run among six teams, averaging a pace of 14:55 in the meet.
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Men's Cross Country Competes in Second Annual Berea/Centre College Jamboree

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 5:07pm

BEREA, Ky. – The UVa-Wise men's cross country team opened the 2017 season at the Berea/Centre College Cross Country Jamboree Friday evening. The Cavs finished fifth and averaged a pace of 18:35 in the 5k run.
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The Cavs Drop Two in Day One of the Fleet Classic

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 3:43pm

DUE WEST, S.C. – Cavalier Volleyball was unable to come away with a win on day one of the Fleet Classic. The Cavs dropped their matches to Erskine College, 3-1 (25-13, 25-20, 21-25, 26-24), and Shorter University, 3-1 (25-16, 17-25, 28-26, 25-11) Friday afternoon.
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Cavs Take Sting Out of Yellow Jackets to Improve to 2-0

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 8:12pm

WISE - - Senior Javonte Latney scored on a 1-yard touchdown plunge with 21 seconds to play as UVa-Wise upended West Virginia State 34-24 in the Cavaliers' home opener at Carl Smith Stadium Thursday. Latney's put-away score put an exclamation mark on junior linebacker Donavan Montague's career night as he finished with two interceptions and a fumble recovery in the triumph.
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Cavalier Women Finish Sixth in Rain Shortened Tournament

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 1:13pm

DANIELS, W.Va. - - Rain forced the season opening women's golf tournament at The Resort at Glade Springs to be shortened to 18 holes. As a result, the University of Charleston took home the team title with a team score of 309. UVa-Wise came in sixth in the event with a team score of 348, just six strokes off of fourth place.
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Rain Shortens Season Opening Golf Tournament

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 1:06pm

DANIELS, W.Va. - - Due to rain, UVa-Wise's season opening men's golf tournament at The Resort at Glade Springs was shortened to 36 holes. As a result, the tournament reverted back to scores after the second round of play and the University of Charleston took home the team title with a score 593. The Cavaliers came in a tie for 15th with a two-day tally of 645.
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Volleyball Home Opener Against Milligan College Postponed

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 9:15am

WISE, Va. – The UVa-Wise volleyball match against Milligan College scheduled for tonight at 6:30 p.m. has been postponed. The match has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 6:30 p.m.
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Men's Tennis Swept by Bluefield College

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 5:03pm

BLUEFIELD, Va. – The UVa-Wise men's tennis team was swept by a score of 9-0 as they opened up the fall portion of their schedule Monday afternoon against Bluefield College.
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The Cavs Drop Season Opener Against Bluefield College

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 4:46pm
BLUEFIELD, Va. – The UVa-Wise women's tennis team was upset by a 5-4 decision Monday afternoon as they faced Bluefield College in their season opener. Junior Mackenzie Lawson was the lone victor at the No. 4 singles spot as she defeated Bluefield's Mykenzie Roach, 6-3, 6-2.
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Cavs and Yellow Jackets to Square off Thursday Night

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 1:16pm

WISE - - Thursday's game between UVa-Wise and West Virginia State pits two teams who got their season off to a fast start last week. The Cavaliers overcame a 16-3 deficit in the second quarter to defeat Glenville State 41-29 on the road while the Yellow Jackets blasted the University of Charleston 51-28 in Institute, W.Va. This will be the fifth all-time meeting between the two schools with each of the first four games being decided by eight points or less; UVa-Wise holds a 3-1 lead in the series.
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