Coach. It’s a small word that comes with big expectations and big responsibilities.
It was 2015-16, and Damarion Geter ’17 was not having a good year.
Director of Athletics Troy Austin and members of the athletics department welcomed alumni, fans and friends to the first annual Lancer Talks event in Richmond in February.
Coming off a third consecutive Big South Championship, with four championships in five seasons, the Longwood softball team was tabbed by Big South coaches to win a fourth consecutive title in 2018.
Longwood athletics hosted the second annual Lancer Invitational, a powerlifting meet for athletes from the Special Olympics, on Feb. 17.
Longwood’s 200 student-athletes delivered in the classroom as well as on the playing field during the fall 2017 semester, with their highest overall grade-point average in a decade.
Former professional international tennis player Jhonnatan Medina Alvarez was hired as head coach of the Longwood men’s tennis program in December.
Scott Abell ’92 was a four-year standout on the Longwood baseball team, but it’s on the gridiron where he has achieved success professionally.
Athletics, academic programs join forces to make anthropology student’s dream come true
Renaming of field hockey turf ushers in season of unprecedented success