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Swim Team Earns Scholar All-America Status

Swim Team Earns Scholar All-America Status

For the fifth consecutive semester, the Hollins swim team has been named a Scholar All-America team by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America.

Willi Named Interim Athletic Director

Willi Named Interim Athletic Director

Jean Willi, who served in a variety of roles in the athletic department at Bridgewater College, has been appointed interim director of athletics at Hollins.

Hollins Captures Old Dominion Athletic Conference Equestrian Title

Hollins Captures Old Dominion Athletic Conference Equestrian Title

Hollins won its 21st ODAC equestrian championship during competition at the Kirby Riding Ring on April 5. Rider Madeleine Lohr ’19 was named All-ODAC for the second consecutive year, and head coach Claudia Roland received ODAC Coach of the Year honors.

Hollins Riding Welcomes New Head Coach

Hollins Riding Welcomes New Head Coach

Veteran horse trainer, riding instructor, national and international judge, and program director Claudia Roland has been named head coach of Hollins’ equestrian program.

Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Hollins Alumna

Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Hollins Alumna

Julia Voorhees Emmons ’63 is among the five newest members of the Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.

Hollins Soccer Shares a Holiday Treat with RAMS Students

Hollins Soccer Shares a Holiday Treat with RAMS Students

In what has become an annual tradition, the Hollins soccer team led an afternoon of learning and fun with students at the Roanoke Academy for Math and Science.

Hollins Alumna Among the Most Influential Women in Tampa Bay Sports

Hollins Alumna Among the Most Influential Women in Tampa Bay Sports

Stella Thayer ’62, president and treasurer of the Tampa Bay Downs thoroughbred racing facility, has been named one of the most influential women in Tampa Bay sports.

Roanoke Times: Sandy Gerald, Respected Equestrian at Hollins University, Dies Unexpectedly

Roanoke Times: Sandy Gerald, Respected Equestrian at Hollins University, Dies Unexpectedly

Hollins mourns the loss of L.M. “Sandy” Gerald, head coach of the university riding team.

Byrd Advances to IHSA Nationals

Byrd Advances to IHSA Nationals

Randi Byrd ’18 will represent Hollins at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association National Championships in May after winning her division at the Zone 4 Regional Championships on April 9.

Hollins Riders Earn Regional Berths

Hollins Riders Earn Regional Berths

Congratulations to Hollins riders Randi Byrd ’18 and Jessica Michael ’17, who will be competing in the IHSA Zone 4 Championships on April 9 at the University of Mary Washington.

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