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The WVU Coliseum.  

Five earn All-District Academic Honor

Five student-athletes were named to the 2017-18 Google Cloud Academic All-District 2 Men's and Women's At-Large Teams by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Junior Will Anti (rifle) was named to the men's team. Seniors Amelie Currat (swimming and diving) and Elizabeth Gratz (rifle), as well as juniors Paula Goetz (tennis) and Ginny Thrasher (rifle), landed on the women's team.

Multiyear - APR in the top 10% of their sport. Men's basketball // Rifle // Golf // Women's Tennis.  

Four Mountaineer teams honored by NCAA

The men's basketball, rifle, golf and women's tennis teams received public recognition by the NCAA for their latest multi-year Academic Progress Rate scores. The four teams posted multiyear APRs in the top 10 percent of all squads in each sport.

Holiday Showcase graphic - West Virginia vs Rhode Island // Sunday, December 16, Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.  

Basketball Hall of Fame Showcase announced

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced the matchups for the annual Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase presented by Citi on Sunday, December 16 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Jenny Thrasher shooting a rifle.  

Thrasher leads way at World Cup

Junior Ginny Thrasher earned a spot in two finals at the 2018 International Shooting Sport Federation Fort Benning World Cup for Rifle/Pistol, which concluded May 14 at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit in Fort Benning, Georgia.

A baseball glove holding a ball with the Big 12 logo on it.  

Four earn Academic All-Big 12 accolades

Four members of the baseball team have been named to the 2018 Academic All-Big 12 Baseball Team. Junior right fielder Darius Hill was named to the first team, while senior right-handed pitcher Shane Ennis, sophomore catcher Chase Illig and sophomore right-hander Kade Strowd were recognized on the second team.

WVU baseball graphic - Tuesday May 15, 3pm Dollar Day.  

Today’s game time against Marshall moved up

First pitch has been moved up to 3 p.m. ET, as the baseball team begins the final week of the regular season vs. in-state foe Marshall today (May 15) at Monongalia County Ballpark.

Tyler Doanes - Student Athlete of the Week  

Doanes named Student-Athlete of the Week

After continuing his hot hitting at the plate, freshman third baseman Tyler Doanes of the West Virginia University baseball team has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.

Coach Jake Hong with player.  

Hong promoted to assistant coach

Jake Hong joined the Mountaineer staff in July of 2017, helping lead the WVU volleyball program to a solid list of "firsts" in his first season. West Virginia collected 21 wins for the first time since 1991 and advanced to the postseason for the second time in program history, reaching the National Invitational Volleyball Championship Semifinals.

Lisa Stoia golfer.  

Stoia assisting with U19 National Team

Women's soccer senior associate head coach Lisa Stoia is currently in Chula Vista, California, assisting with the United States' U19 Women's National Team Training Camp at Elite Athletic Training Center.