News with a tag of "Athletics"

Southern Virginia University to Dedicate New Stadium

· October 24, 2017

Southern Virginia University will dedicate its new Knight Stadium during University Convocation at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 in the Knight Arena. The addition of the stadium to the University’s campus comes thanks to a generous donation from Glade Knight and his family.


Student-Athletes and Alumni speak at NCAA Celebration Forum

· April 10, 2017

As part of the NCAA Division III Celebration Week, current and former student-athletes spoke at forum to gathered students, faculty and staff at Southern Virginia University. Joined by representatives from the “Be The Match” foundation, the student-athletes spoke on service and the relationship between athletics and success.


Two-time National Champion Coach to Head New Men’s Volleyball Program

and · June 20, 2016

Southern Virginia University Athletic Director Jason Lamb today announced the hire of two-time NCAA Division I Men’s Volleyball National Champion coach Tom Peterson as the university’s first head men’s volleyball coach.


U.S. Naval Academy Coach Ken Niumatalolo to Speak at Forum

and · April 18, 2016

Ken Niumatalolo, head football coach at the United States Naval Academy who was featured in the 2014 documentary, “Meet the Mormons,” will deliver the final forum address of Southern Virginia University’s 2015-2016 academic year on Friday, April 22, at 11 a.m. in the Stoddard Center.


Joe DuPaix Named Head Football Coach

and · January 29, 2016

Southern Virginia University Director of Athletics Jason Lamb today named former Navy and BYU assistant Joe DuPaix as the Knights’ next head football coach.


Jason Lamb Named Director of Athletics

· April 11, 2014

Southern Virginia University President Paul K. Sybrowsky today named Jason Lamb as the university’s director of athletics. Lamb will also continue to serve as Southern Virginia’s head men’s lacrosse coach.


Jason Lamb Named Associate Athletic Director

· December 9, 2013

Southern Virginia University Athletic Director Scott Y. Doxey today announced that Director of Lacrosse Jason Lamb has been named associate athletic director effective immediately.


Jason Lamb to Coach Italian National Team at World Lacrosse Championship

· November 8, 2013

Throughout the coming year, Southern Virginia University Head Lacrosse Coach Jason Lamb will periodically return to the country where he served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to coach the Italian National Lacrosse Team.


New Softball Field Dedicated During Homecoming

· October 23, 2013

Southern Virginia University Provost Madison U. Sowell declared the new Harvey-Dryden Softball Field open for play during Homecoming last week.


Southern Virginia Set to Compete with Capital Athletic Conference

· July 8, 2013

Capital Athletic Conference Commissioner Tom Byrnes officially welcomed Southern Virginia University into the CAC last week in preparation for the conference’s 24th year of competition.