UVA Wise (VA D2) Adds Women's Lacrosse

WISE, Va. - It has been announced by Director of Athletics Danny Sterling that The University of Virginia's College at Wise athletics program will be adding Women's Lacrosse for the 2013-14 school year. The Cavaliers currently field 12 NCAA Division II teams. The new program will field a club team in the 2013-2014 academic year. Varsity competition will begin in the fall of 2014. Sterling said the timetable is to start a coaching search for the program later this month with a target date of hiring the coach by late May to early June with a starting date by August 1. "The new coach will start the club program, recruit student-athletes and build the schedule for the 2014-2015 season," said Sterling. "Lacrosse will compete in the Mountain East Conference along with our other 12 varsity sports."

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