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Chris Kilcoyne Named Director of Athletic Communications

Chris Kilcoyne Named Director of Athletic Communications

Hollins Director of Athletics Myra Sims has announced that Chris Kilcoyne will become the university’s new director of athletic communications. He previously served in a similar capacity at Roanoke College.

Hollins Athletics Announces Interim Soccer Coach

Hollins Athletics Announces Interim Soccer Coach

Kathryn Van Orden has been named interim head coach for Hollins University Soccer. She previously coached with the VBR Star Soccer Club and was a four-year starter at Roanoke College.

Sixty Green and Gold Student-Athletes Make ODAC All-Academic Team

Sixty Green and Gold Student-Athletes Make ODAC All-Academic Team

Honoring their excellence in the classroom, 60 Hollins University student-athletes have been named to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) 2020-21 All-Academic Team.

Hollins XC/Track & Field Named All-Academic Team

Hollins XC/Track & Field Named All-Academic Team

The Hollins Cross Country/Track & Field team has been recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association as an NCAA Division III Women’s Track & Field All-Academic Team for 2021.

Hollins Athletics Announces New Assistant Swim Coach

Hollins Athletics Announces New Assistant Swim Coach

New assistant swim coach Rachel Spaulding comes to Hollins from the University of Lynchburg, where she participated in relaunching the swim program and helped recruit more than 30 swimmers to both the men’s and women’s teams.

Erin Doherty Named New Lacrosse Coach

Erin Doherty Named New Lacrosse Coach

“I am confident that Erin brings the right mix of experience in coaching and recruiting, and a strong commitment to the successful mentorship and development of young women,” said Hollins Director of Athletics Myra Sims.

“My True Calling Is Helping People”: Hanna DeVarona ’21 Prepares for a Career in Public Health

“My True Calling Is Helping People”: Hanna DeVarona ’21 Prepares for a Career in Public Health

After graduating this spring, DeVarona will begin her Master of Public Health degree with a concentration in communication and marketing at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She plans to become a health communication specialist.

Chi Alpha Sigma Inducts Eight Hollins Student-Athletes

Chi Alpha Sigma Inducts Eight Hollins Student-Athletes

Chi Alpha Sigma honors college student-athletes who participate in a sport at the varsity intercollegiate level, achieve junior academic standing or higher after their fifth full time semester, and earn a 3.4 or higher cumulative grade point average.

Hollins Athletics Welcomes Aaron Green as Head Swim Coach

Hollins Athletics Welcomes Aaron Green as Head Swim Coach

Green comes to Hollins from the University of Lynchburg, where he’s been a graduate assistant swim coach since August 2019. He played an important role on a coaching staff that was named ODAC Coaching Staff of the Year for 2021. Previously, he was a standout swimmer at Widener University.

Support Hollins Athletics By Joining In The Hollins Hustle Virtual 5K

Support Hollins Athletics By Joining In The Hollins Hustle Virtual 5K

Any time between April 5 and 12, in any location around the world, the 5k can be run, jogged, or walked on the road, trail, or treadmill, at the gym or on the track. The cost to participate is $25, and all proceeds benefit the Hollins University Athletic Department.

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