Bill Mannino, who became head golf coach in 2007 and served as acting athletic director at Hollins during the 2014-15 academic year, is now the university’s permanent AD.
A standout student-athlete at Bridgewater College, Katherine Lawson was an assistant volleyball coach for Roanoke County’s Hidden Valley High School during its two consecutive final four appearances in the state tournament.
Hollins University canoers and kayakers earned second place in the Women’s Championship competition at the annual American Canoe Association Collegiate Race Series National Championships, held November 1 on the Rappahannock River in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
The team was recognized by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for its cumulative grade point average.
Elizabeth Cheng ’14 (left) and Shannon Ciccarello ’17 were honored by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association.
Among the league’s annual all-conference awards for women’s golf, Elizabeth Cheng ’14 (left) earned the ODAC/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete Award for the second consecutive year while Shannon Ciccarello ’17 captured the ODAC Rookie of the Year Award.
The Collegiate Race Series is the premier event for Hollins and other colleges and universities from across the country to compete in canoe and kayak racing.
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America recognized the Hollins swim team for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
Emma Lane Poole ’13 captured fourth place today in Open Equitation Over Fences (Individual) at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Championships, under way at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg.
Junior Sarah Brown’s victory represents the first time a Hollins rider has won an individual national title in Intermediate Equitation Over Fences. Sophomore Catherine Hensly rode to a national championship in Walk Trot Canter Equitation, while junior Emma Lane Poole took third in Open Equitation Over Fences.