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Hollins Student-Athletes Earn Unprecedented ODAC All-Academic Honors

Hollins Student-Athletes Earn Unprecedented ODAC All-Academic Honors

Hollins boasts 60 honorees on the Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team. Prospective honorees must achieve at least a 3.25 grade point average for the academic year to be considered.

ODAC Postpones Conference Sports Competition Through End of 2020

ODAC Postpones Conference Sports Competition Through End of 2020

After extensive deliberations, the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Presidents Council voted to postpone conference competition and championships for fall and winter sports through December 31. The ODAC remains focused on providing meaningful competition for all student-athletes in 2020-21, which includes an intention to sponsor conference competition for fall and winter sports in the spring semester.

Hollins Tennis Welcomes Collegiate Champion and Former Olympian and Pro Player As New Head Coach

Hollins Tennis Welcomes Collegiate Champion and Former Olympian and Pro Player As New Head Coach

Gretchen Rush was named the nation’s top female tennis player during her collegiate career, competed in the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, and played professionally in the Women’s Tennis Association. Most recently, she led the women’s tennis team at her alma mater, Trinity University, to five conference championships and five NCAA regional tournament appearances.

Hollins Student-Athletes Earn Chi Alpha Sigma Honors

Hollins Student-Athletes Earn Chi Alpha Sigma Honors

Chi Alpha Sigma recognizes college student-athletes who have excelled in both the classroom and on the field of competition.

Kayla Surles ’22 Named to VASID All-State Second Team

Kayla Surles ’22 Named to VASID All-State Second Team

The sophomore guard and communication studies major from Raleigh, North Carolina, ranked second in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference this season in scoring and tied for first in assists.

Hollins Swimming Earns Fifth Straight Scholar All-America Team Honor

Hollins Swimming Earns Fifth Straight Scholar All-America Team Honor

2020欧洲杯体育在线平台The team was selected based on their cumulative GPA of 3.51.

Hollins Adds Track and Field to Athletic Programs

Hollins Adds Track and Field to Athletic Programs

The university’s ninth intercollegiate athletic program is expected to start competition as early as the 2019-20 indoor track and field season and will continue into the spring 2020 outdoor season.

Hollins Names New Sports Information Director

Hollins Names New Sports Information Director

Justin McIlwee previously served as the assistant director of athletic communication at Millsaps College. He was also a sports editor and news and features writer for various newspapers.

Hollins Names Skinner Head Swim Coach

Hollins Names Skinner Head Swim Coach

“I am absolutely thrilled that our current and future Hollins swimmers will enjoy the expertise of an experienced and successful coach like Ned Skinner,” said Director of Athletics Myra Sims. Skinner comes to Hollins after distinguished 20-year coaching career at Virginia Tech.

New Strength and Conditioning Position “Is a Tremendous Step Forward for Hollins Athletics”

New Strength and Conditioning Position “Is a Tremendous Step Forward for Hollins Athletics”

As Hollins’ new strength and conditioning coach, Leslie Williams will begin working on a part-time basis with the university’s athletic teams and student-athletes this semester.

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